Meet our Speakers

The industry’s most innovative and inspiring speakers are hand-picked to deliver the finest cross-section of relevant content to significantly impact your business’s marketing and communication strategy. Speakers will provide delegates with first-hand, case-study exposure to the most innovative IMC trends, highlighting aspects of their most successful campaigns in order to give a practical view of how these techniques and tools are best implemented.

As an added advantage, delegates will also be given the opportunity to direct a scope of questions to the speakers prior to the conference via Twitter and Facebook.

  • Boniswa Pezisa CEO - BBDO South Africa
    Big Ideas Will Always Drive Brand Salience at Scale Boniswa’s presentation will look into “Demystifying Integrated Communications” by Leveraging the BIG Idea to Build Brand Memory Structure. see full profile
  • Valter Adão Lead Director - Deloitte Digital Africa
    The Fourth Industrial Revolution This digital era that we have entered was recently termed as the Fourth Industrial Revolution at this year's World Economic Forum in Davos. Having benefit of hindsight we know that... see full profile
  • Matthew Barclay Area Director for Africa - Meltwater
    Tools of Tomorrow’s Marketer: Intelligent Anomaly Detection in Big Data Big Data, it’s a buzzword that’s been referenced ad nauseam by marketers, statisticians and data-scientists for years. The reality is that we’re only now beginning to scratch the... see full profile
  • Dali Tembo Managing Director - Instant Grass International
    Gender Neutral Marketing This talk will introduce a global trend that is not only gaining momentum, but has the potential to break down traditional stereotypes about what it means to be a man or a woman through... see full profile
  • Jess Jorgensen Director - Instant Grass International
    Gender Neutral Marketing This talk will introduce a global trend that is not only gaining momentum, but has the potential to break down traditional stereotypes about what it means to be a man or a woman through... see full profile
  • Daniel Padiachy Chief Marketing Officer - McDonalds
    McDonald’s South Africa Is Growing In The Innovation Landscape By Creating A Seamless Customer Experience McDonald’s South Africa is investing in new Technology to provide a better experience and service for our customers across all our 255 restaurants in the country. We believe that times... see full profile
  • Walter Penfold Managing Director - Everlytic
    The email and SMS marketing juggernaut Social Media, Mobile Advertising, Instant Messaging, and other new tech failed to bring down the traditional channels of email and SMS. Why are these channels still growing like wildfire... see full profile
  • Tom Manners Managing Director - Clockwork Media
  • Katherine Madley Product Marketing Executive - Alexander Forbes
    AI - will it grow my brand and market share? In the ever changing world of marketing, new shiny things keep popping up as the next best thing, programmatic, AI, machine learning, social, Google, Facebook, mobile first, client... see full profile
  • Bradley Elliott Managing Director - Continuon
    The shift of influencer marketing Influencer marketing continues to be the buzz word, with 86% of marketers using influencer strategies in 2016, and most doubling their investment in 2017. However, influencer marketing... see full profile
  • Dan Matthews Technical Architect - Episerver
    Cathedral of Mammon So, you're about to invest in e-Commerce, either for the first time or to take your existing online experience further. Here's the dirty secret that most technologists... see full profile
  • Stéphane Rogovsky Group CEO - R2 Digital
    The REAL secrets of effective Influencer Marketing campaigns With statistics like $6.85 in earned media value for every $1.00 of Influencer Marketing paid media (Burst Media, 2017), Influencer Marketing is dominating the social media landscape. ... see full profile
  • Bongani Chinkanda CEO - HDI Youth Marketeers
    How to connect with township youth through meeting their ‘needs states’. With 50% of the South African population comprising under 24s, it remains glaringly clear that no brand can afford to alienate the youth market. South Africa remains one of the most... see full profile
  • Ryan McFadyen Founder - Have You Heard
    The power of integrated influence marketing For years influence marketing has been seen simply as the ability to broadcast branded messages using influential people on digital platforms. Ironically, research conducted by the... see full profile
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