Are you attending the Festival of Marketing this year? As one of the marketing industry’s most important annual events, there is always so much anticipation around it! Find out all about it with help from the Blue Sword.
The Festival of Marketing 2018
What is the Festival of Marketing?
This event is all about bringing together marketers to learn, share, innovate and look forward to the future! Taking place at the Tobacco Dock in London on the 10th to 11th of October, it is the largest global marketing festival which celebrates brand marketers. Covering different sectors such as AI, tech innovation, brand, creative and content, it is bound to be a busy couple of days.
What can you expect?
This year the event will be featuring 250 speakers across 12 stages, including broadcasters from outside the industry; Louis Theroux, Emma Willis, Eamonn Holmes. As well as an array of marketers at the top of their professions, including; the marketing director of JustEat, Ben Carter, the managing director of Experian, Colin Grieves and the editor of Marketing Week, Russell Parsons. For anyone with a passion for any aspect of marketing, this festival is more than worthwhile.
Why attend the festival?
It is the perfect opportunity to gain a new perspective on the marketing of your own business and it’s direction. It also provides you with the chance to create valuable connections with powerful businesses from all over the UK. If you are a smaller agency, it is important to attend events like these! Turn up to as many speeches as possible and immerse yourself in the minds of leading marketers for inspiration. Surrounded by positive, likeminded people and a festival atmosphere, you are likely to find a new sense of motivation and rejuvenated marketing creativity!
Because we offer such a range of digital marketing and web/app development services, we love discovering ways in which the marketing and tech worlds combine. Do you share a passion for digital marketing and web development? Take a look at our last post to learn more about another great annual event; London Technology Week!