All Events

Monday

Brexit: where next for the UK? The Guardian Leadership Breakfast
Mon • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
Lessons from the Unexpected Digital Marketing Experts
Mon • 9:00 AM • Impact Makers
Influencer Track Introduction
Mon • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
Influence Across Platforms
Mon • 9:15 AM • Story Crafters
The State of Digital Advertising in 2019
Mon • 9:15 AM • Ad Shapers
 
View From the Top
Mon • 9:30 AM • Impact Makers
AI Isn't Coming, it's Well and Truly Here
Mon • 9:30 AM • Tech Stars
The Power Of Sponsorship
Mon • 9:30 AM • Ad Shapers
 
TV Advertising: Time To Survive Or Thrive?
Mon • 9:30 AM • By The Numbers
 
Attract a Wider Talent Pool by Becoming More Neurodiverse Friendly
Mon • 9:30 AM • Workshop Stage
What the F is an "Influencer"?
Mon • 10:05 AM • Story Crafters
 
Live With The Independent Group
Mon • 10:15 AM • By The Numbers
 
How to Grow Like a "Badass Unicorn"
Mon • 10:20 AM • Workshop Stage
The Mindset of the Modern Marketer
Mon • 10:30 AM • Tech Stars
 
The Evolution of the CMO Role
Mon • 10:30 AM • Ad Shapers
 
Under the Influence of Trust
Mon • 10:55 AM • Story Crafters
 
FDX: Future Proofing Brand Decision Making
Mon • 11:10 AM • Workshop Stage
Advertising that works in a privacy first world
Mon • 11:15 AM • Impact Makers
The Future of Broadcast
Mon • 11:25 AM • By The Numbers
The Future of People and AI in Advertising
Mon • 11:30 AM • Tech Stars
From Start-up to Fortune 500: Building Disruptive Brands in the Digital Age
Mon • 11:30 AM • Ad Shapers
Influencer Marketing: It’s not about WHO anymore
Mon • 11:45 AM • Story Crafters
Grazia and WACL Culture + Commerce Luncheon
Mon • 11:45 AM • Fortnum & Mason
Why Creativity Loses its Best Female Talent and What to do About it
Mon • 12:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
Building Highly Successful Branded Entertainment Properties with Talent
Mon • 12:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Four Challenges To Influencer Marketing And How They’ve Shaped The Industry
Mon • 1:00 PM • Story Crafters
 
Once Upon a Choice…
Mon • 1:15 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Katie Piper's Extraordinary People
Mon • 1:15 PM • Impact Makers
Creating Voice Experiences That Matter
Mon • 1:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Great Marketing Can Deliver Great Impact
Mon • 1:30 PM • Ad Shapers
The Future of Influencer
Mon • 1:50 PM • Story Crafters
Membership and Sponsorship: How to stop chasing your scale.
Mon • 2:05 PM • Workshop Stage
 
How might the #Art of Festivals help avert a #Creativity Crisis in our Schools.
Mon • 2:10 PM • By The Numbers
Women’s Sport: Kick-Starting a Revolution
Mon • 2:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
Greenpeace - Moving Palm Oil from Unknown to Headline News
Mon • 2:30 PM • Ad Shapers
The Intersection of Creativity and Artificial Intelligence
Mon • 2:30 PM • Tech Stars
Harnessing the Power of Community
Mon • 2:40 PM • Story Crafters
 
The Future Has Purpose: What Social Good Means For Brand Success
Mon • 2:55 PM • Workshop Stage
 
How Idiot Bosses Ruined Work for the Rest of Us
Mon • 3:10 PM • By The Numbers
Transformation At Speed
Mon • 3:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
A New Customer Experience with AI
Mon • 3:30 PM • Tech Stars
Influencer Marketing: Fanning the Fyre or Powering Growth?
Mon • 3:30 PM • Story Crafters
 
The Futureproof Factor
Mon • 3:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Difference Matters
Mon • 3:45 PM • Workshop Stage
Right Brain, Left Brain: Data vs Creativity in Video Advertising
Mon • 4:00 PM • By The Numbers
timeTo: Where do you draw the line?
Mon • 4:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
How To Make Viral Content For Generation Z
Mon • 4:20 PM • Story Crafters
Advertising & AI: the Imitation Game
Mon • 4:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Disruptive Influence: The Secrets of Scaling Fast
Mon • 4:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
New Rules of Engagement: 3 Unavoidable Trends for 2019
Mon • 4:35 PM • Workshop Stage
 
AWEurope Mixing Hour
Mon • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
AWEurope Opening Gala Celebrating Future Talent
Mon • 6:30 PM • The AllBright

Tuesday

TechX Technology Showcase - DATA Tuesday
Tue • 8:00 AM • Live Stage
Promote UK Leadership Breakfast : A Great Advert from Britain
Tue • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
NABS Speed Mentoring
Tue • 8:30 AM • Picturehouse
The Business of News: A Critical Look at the Present and Future of Media
Tue • 9:15 AM • Impact Makers
Adtech Track Introduction by Adobe
Tue • 9:15 AM • Tech Stars
 
Marketing Transformation, or how to build successful FMCG brands
Tue • 9:15 AM • Story Crafters
Monopolies: Should we be Worried?
Tue • 9:15 AM • Ad Shapers
Making Every Video Play Count
Tue • 9:30 AM • Tech Stars
 
How #EmotionAI Can Help Brands Be Heard In the Age of Distraction
Tue • 9:30 AM • Workshop Stage
 
You don't know Gen-Z
Tue • 9:45 AM • By The Numbers
 
The Comeback Kid: Jason Robinson OBE in Conversation
Tue • 10:05 AM • Story Crafters
Jo Elvin in conversation with Anita Rani
Tue • 10:15 AM • Impact Makers
 
The Things I Wish I Knew
Tue • 10:20 AM • Workshop Stage
 
Prioritising Mental Health in the Workplace - A Playbook for 2019
Tue • 10:20 AM • Ad Shapers
Growing up with Programmatic in 2019
Tue • 10:30 AM • Tech Stars
Gen Z Doesn't Love You ... Yet.
Tue • 10:35 AM • By The Numbers
The Travel Insider: The Independent presents Simon Calder
Tue • 10:55 AM • Story Crafters
Why Businesses, Brands and People Can’t Afford to Stand Still
Tue • 11:10 AM • Ad Shapers
It's OK to Talk: Tackling Male Mental Health Through Advertising
Tue • 11:10 AM • Workshop Stage
Winnie Harlow: Supermodel, Activist, Super Snapchatter
Tue • 11:15 AM • Impact Makers
 
The Death of Choice
Tue • 11:25 AM • By The Numbers
All Eyes on OTT: Rethinking Ads in the New Era of Viewing Behaviour
Tue • 11:30 AM • Tech Stars
 
How A Philosophy Of Beautiful Football Can Make The Beautiful Game A New Reality
Tue • 11:45 AM • Story Crafters
Whose Industry is it Anyway?
Tue • 12:00 PM • Workshop Stage
MiQ Culture + Commerce Luncheon: AI & HI - the New Power Couple
Tue • 12:00 PM • Fortnum & Mason
 
Discover Talk: Reaching 1.2 Billion People
Tue • 12:00 PM • Ad Shapers
Building a Brand: The Stories Behind The Disruptors
Tue • 12:10 PM • Ad Shapers
The Quality Street Gameshow: Why Not All Digital Media is Equal
Tue • 12:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
The Changing Man
Tue • 1:00 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Who Run the World?
Tue • 1:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
Riot Games: Building Successful Partnerships in Esports
Tue • 1:15 PM • By The Numbers
Unlocking the Promise of In-App Advertising
Tue • 1:40 PM • Tech Stars
Go Big Or Go Home
Tue • 1:50 PM • Story Crafters
The World is Diverse, so why isn’t your Advertising?
Tue • 1:50 PM • Ad Shapers
Flexing Your Voice
Tue • 2:05 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Discover Talk: The Future of In-App Advertising: A Mobile Gaming Perspective
Tue • 2:10 PM • By The Numbers
Don't Fear the Future, Make It
Tue • 2:15 PM • Impact Makers
Tapjoy: The Power of Play
Tue • 2:20 PM • By The Numbers
The reality of connecting Ad Tech & Mar Tech.
Tue • 2:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Directing Skill Sets: The Contrasting Demands of Television and Advertising.
Tue • 2:40 PM • Story Crafters
Clients Going Direct to Production Companies: What You Need to Know to Make A Success Of It
Tue • 2:40 PM • Ad Shapers
 
The Millennial Disruption
Tue • 2:55 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Gaming The System: Exclusive Research Launch From The Worlds Largest Social-First Gaming Community
Tue • 3:10 PM • By The Numbers
Creativity: The Secret Sauce To Profitability
Tue • 3:15 PM • Impact Makers
Transformation Allstars
Tue • 3:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Modernising Programmatic Video
Tue • 3:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
The Resurgence of F1: Building an Innovative Sports & Entertainment Platform
Tue • 3:30 PM • Story Crafters
 
The Great Data Disconnect
Tue • 3:45 PM • Workshop Stage
In Conversation with HuffPost’s Lydia Polgreen and Sadiq Khan
Tue • 4:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
Discover Talk: How Agile and Innovative Brands Win
Tue • 4:20 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Amplifying Brands with Music
Tue • 4:20 PM • Story Crafters
 
Automation 2020
Tue • 4:30 PM • Tech Stars
Going Global – A Growth Strategy
Tue • 4:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
R U OK? Managing Mental Health in the Ad Industry
Tue • 4:35 PM • Workshop Stage
 
#IAMHUMAN
Tue • 5:10 PM • Workshop Stage
The Lighthouse Interview: Back to the Future
Tue • 5:15 PM • Impact Makers
The Stylist Group Exhibition and Drinks
Tue • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
DCM Film Club
Tue • 6:30 PM • Picturehouse

Wednesday

TechX Technology Showcase - Future of Retail Wednesday
Wed • 8:00 AM • Live Stage
Activision Blizzard Media Leadership Breakfast: The New Entertainment Game
Wed • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
Native Ad Forum
Wed • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
British Fashion Council: A Cultural Conversation - The Power of Fashion
Wed • 9:15 AM • Impact Makers
The Evolution of the Brand and Agency Relationship
Wed • 9:30 AM • Ad Shapers
Global TV Trends: Where Does the Value Sit for Advertisers?
Wed • 9:30 AM • Workshop Stage
Driving Growth Through Data-Driven Marketing
Wed • 9:45 AM • By The Numbers
 
Hello Cannabis, Hemp & CBD
Wed • 10:00 AM • Tech Stars
 
The Creative Economy
Wed • 10:15 AM • Impact Makers
Activision Blizzard Media: Unlocking the Power of Mobile Gamers
Wed • 10:20 AM • Workshop Stage
The Digital Ecosystem of Retail
Wed • 10:30 AM • Tech Stars
 
A New Marketing Landscape Requires A New Agency Model
Wed • 10:30 AM • Ad Shapers
Advanced TV Powered by Data & Adtech
Wed • 10:35 AM • By The Numbers
Vertical Visionaries: Publishers & Brands Talk Mobile Video On Snapchat
Wed • 11:15 AM • Impact Makers
 
Location, Location, Location
Wed • 11:25 AM • By The Numbers
The Future of Personalisation
Wed • 11:30 AM • Tech Stars
Partnerships, Collaboration and Honest Conversations - What it Really Means
Wed • 11:30 AM • Ad Shapers
The Art and Science of Emotional Storytelling
Wed • 12:10 PM • Story Crafters
 
Rebranding The Brands
Wed • 12:15 PM • By The Numbers
Microsoft Culture + Commerce Luncheon - Supporting diverse homegrown talent
Wed • 12:15 PM • Fortnum & Mason
 
Are You Certified to Survive?
Wed • 12:15 PM • Impact Makers
The Next Tech Titans
Wed • 12:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Collaboration Is Dead: Long Live Collaboration
Wed • 12:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Masters of Monetisation
Wed • 1:00 PM • Story Crafters
 
The Business Revolution for Inclusion
Wed • 1:15 PM • Impact Makers
Designing Brand Experiences: Driven by Data & AI
Wed • 1:15 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Discover Talk: Sophie Lewis on Loving a Life More Ordinary
Wed • 1:20 PM • By The Numbers
 
New Solutions for E-commerce - Get Customers to Buy What They Want with AI
Wed • 1:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Joint Ventures: A New Agency Model
Wed • 1:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Human Marketing
Wed • 1:30 PM • By The Numbers
Gen Z Doesn’t Want Your Jobs
Wed • 1:50 PM • Story Crafters
Out-of-Home: The New Digital Medium
Wed • 2:05 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Winning Back Consumer Confidence
Wed • 2:20 PM • By The Numbers
AI and Innovation In Retail & Customer Experience
Wed • 2:30 PM • Tech Stars
Moving Beyond Transparency Towards Trust: Aligning Interests of Agencies & Advertisers
Wed • 2:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Storytellers - who’s ready for 5G?
Wed • 2:40 PM • Story Crafters
 
How your brand can cut through the rainbow this Pride
Wed • 2:55 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Beyond Marketing; Data in the Hands of Storytellers
Wed • 3:10 PM • By The Numbers
Human Side of Leadership with The Marketing Society
Wed • 3:15 PM • Impact Makers
Revolution in retail: Snapchat helps brands navigate retail’s hottest trends
Wed • 3:30 PM • Tech Stars
Collaborators Unite!
Wed • 3:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Discover Talk: Don’t build a brand build a personality
Wed • 3:30 PM • Story Crafters
The Social Evolution
Wed • 3:40 PM • Story Crafters
 
The Happiness of Being You
Wed • 3:45 PM • Workshop Stage
Beyond User Privacy
Wed • 4:00 PM • By The Numbers
Empire Presents
Wed • 4:15 PM • Impact Makers
Touchdown for London: why US sports brands are investing in the capital
Wed • 4:20 PM • Story Crafters
 
Unwrapping Christmas: How To Win Hearts, Minds & Wallets At The Most Competitive Time of The Year
Wed • 4:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
The Resurrection of AIB: How Open Collaboration Transformed Ireland’s Most Hated Bank
Wed • 4:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Context Is Everything: How Contextual Advertising Works
Wed • 4:35 PM • Workshop Stage
Developing Data-Led Creative
Wed • 4:50 PM • By The Numbers
 
AWEurope Mixing Hour
Wed • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
Late Night at Ronnie Scott's: Vevo Artist Showcase featuring James Arthur
Wed • 11:00 PM • Ronnie Scott's

Thursday

 
TechX Technology Showcase - 5G Thursday
Thu • 8:00 AM • Live Stage
PwC Leadership Breakfast
Thu • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
 
What Women Want: How Smart Brands Are Responding
Thu • 9:00 AM • Workshop Stage
How Should Brands Lead in the Age of a Socially Aware Generation?
Thu • 9:15 AM • Impact Makers
The Power of Audio
Thu • 9:15 AM • Story Crafters
The Creative Disruption
Thu • 9:30 AM • Ad Shapers
 
Martech Unlocked - Demystifying CDPs
Thu • 9:30 AM • Tech Stars
Can You Hear Me Now?
Thu • 10:05 AM • Story Crafters
 
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Welcome intro from Sherilyn Shackell, Founder & CEO of The Marketing Academy
Thu • 10:15 AM • Impact Makers
The Marketing Academy Boot Camp
Thu • 10:15 AM • Impact Makers
 
Advertising in the Intelligent Era
Thu • 10:30 AM • Tech Stars
AR(e) you paying attention?
Thu • 10:30 AM • Ad Shapers
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Ditch Your Job Description: Save Your Firm
Thu • 10:45 AM • Impact Makers
Podcasts: Hitting The Sweet Spot
Thu • 10:55 AM • Story Crafters
Keeping up with the Tech: Helping Brands Navigate Digital
Thu • 11:30 AM • Tech Stars
Creativity is the Only Way to Survive: But it Doesn’t Happen Without Diversity
Thu • 11:30 AM • Ad Shapers
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: The CMO Panel
Thu • 11:45 AM • Impact Makers
 
The Sonic Truth: Brand Building in the Audio Renaissance
Thu • 11:45 AM • Story Crafters
 
The Future Of Advertising Regulation In The UK
Thu • 12:00 PM • Workshop Stage
Verizon Media Culture + Commerce Lunch
Thu • 12:00 PM • Fortnum & Mason
 
Are Women's Voices Being Heard? The Case for Supporting Fiction by Women
Thu • 12:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Why Are Podcasts So Hot Right Now?
Thu • 12:35 PM • Story Crafters
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Mark Ritson
Thu • 12:45 PM • Impact Makers
 
The Making of Ideas
Thu • 1:15 PM • Workshop Stage
NABS: Performing Under Pressure
Thu • 1:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
LBB x Dept: How to become the fastest growing agency in the world
Thu • 1:30 PM • Tech Stars
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Scholar Alumni Panel
Thu • 1:45 PM • Impact Makers
Rumble In The Media Jungle
Thu • 1:50 PM • Story Crafters
 
Beyond Byron, Binet And Bytes
Thu • 2:05 PM • Workshop Stage
 
The Power of Difference to Make a Difference
Thu • 2:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Crush Video Campaigns: Facebook & Instagram
Thu • 2:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Confessions, Classical Music & Commercial Radio
Thu • 2:40 PM • Story Crafters
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Oh! The Places You'll Go
Thu • 2:45 PM • Impact Makers
 
Alexa or Alex? Our subconscious response to the gender of voice assistants
Thu • 2:55 PM • Workshop Stage
 
The Future of Publishing
Thu • 3:30 PM • Story Crafters
 
Tough Truths for MarTech Vendors
Thu • 3:30 PM • Tech Stars
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Connected Creativity
Thu • 3:30 PM • Impact Makers
 
Celebrating Risk: Empire and Picturehouse in Conversation
Thu • 3:30 PM • Ad Shapers
More Than Meets the Eye: Demanding More of Digital Ad Measurements
Thu • 3:45 PM • Workshop Stage
Twitch VIP Happy Hour
Thu • 4:00 PM • Twitch Lounge
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Break-Point
Thu • 4:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
Power of Local
Thu • 4:20 PM • Story Crafters
The Future of Intelligent Search
Thu • 4:30 PM • Tech Stars
The Creative Carousel
Thu • 4:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
From Macro To Nano Influencers: Leveraging Influence At Scale
Thu • 4:35 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Marketing Academy Boot Camp: Closing Remarks by Sherilyn Shackell
Thu • 5:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
AWEurope Mixing Hour
Thu • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
Founders Club Dinner
Thu • 7:00 PM • South Africa House
Wrap Party Featuring Craig David
Thu • 8:30 PM • Scala
 
ESI Media After Party
Thu • 10:30 PM • Ronnie Scott's