All Events

Monday

Briefing at 8: BBC Global News
Mon • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
Great Minds Morning Debate: "UK Advertising Takes its Responsibilities Seriously"
Mon • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
Privacy, Personalisation, and Provenance: Blockchain to the Rescue
Mon • 9:55 AM • Tech Stars
The Royal Treatment – How can brands benefit from national heritage?
Mon • 9:55 AM • Workshop Stage
How context, privacy and AI are reshaping advertising
Mon • 10:00 AM • Story Crafters
 
Lemon. How the advertising brain turned sour.
Mon • 10:10 AM • Insight Drivers
Advertising and the Climate Crisis
Mon • 10:10 AM • Impact Makers
 
To stay a leader, act like a challenger
Mon • 10:20 AM • Ad Shapers
Introducing the Techstars portfolio...
Mon • 10:45 AM • Workshop Stage
The Shout the Outcome Gameshow
Mon • 10:45 AM • Tech Stars
Corporate Meltdown: How Burger King lit a fire under the plastic debate
Mon • 11:00 AM • Impact Makers
Make it work: Lessons from Life in Business
Mon • 11:00 AM • Story Crafters
A practical guide to hacking the system
Mon • 11:00 AM • Insight Drivers
Unleashing the Challenger Mentality
Mon • 11:15 AM • Ad Shapers
Beyond Byron, Binet and Bytes: The sequel.
Mon • 11:35 AM • Tech Stars
Political Activism in 2020: How Brits Want Brands to Engage
Mon • 11:35 AM • Workshop Stage
The Science Behind Viral
Mon • 11:50 AM • Insight Drivers
Leadership Lunch with Activision Blizzard Media
Mon • 12:00 PM • Heddon Street
AWIcons: Rebranding An Icon: BBC Two
Mon • 12:00 PM • Story Crafters
Born Online: how Direct to Consumer brands are reshaping retail
Mon • 12:05 PM • Ad Shapers
Disrupting with 5G
Mon • 12:25 PM • Tech Stars
The happiness hour... a discussion around well-being hosted by The Drum Network
Mon • 12:25 PM • Workshop Stage
Intersectionality in Advertising
Mon • 12:40 PM • Impact Makers
 
Discover Talk: Autotrader
Mon • 1:15 PM • Ad Shapers
Digital Out of Home: A Critical Component in Today’s Omnichannel Strategies
Mon • 1:25 PM • Workshop Stage
Discover Talk: Why it's time inclusion drove brand purpose
Mon • 1:25 PM • Impact Makers
Discover Talk: Ethics, Innovation and Advertising
Mon • 1:40 PM • Impact Makers
Discover Talk: The Shortcut - Advert on Click
Mon • 1:45 PM • Ad Shapers
The Moment of Next: A Psychology-Driven Approach to Ad Effectiveness
Mon • 1:50 PM • Insight Drivers
How to alleviate poverty while training AIs
Mon • 1:55 PM • Tech Stars
How brand identity, clear purpose and inspired culture play a key role in business success
Mon • 1:55 PM • Impact Makers
Can Social Media Be A Force For Good?
Mon • 2:00 PM • Story Crafters
Inside-Out
Mon • 2:05 PM • Ad Shapers
Overcoming Overwhelm
Mon • 2:15 PM • Workshop Stage
Acting on Purpose
Mon • 2:45 PM • Impact Makers
Future Fit: How Will New Business Models Shape the Talent We Need?
Mon • 2:55 PM • Ad Shapers
Building long-term brands in a short-term race
Mon • 3:00 PM • Story Crafters
Steps towards programmatic supply chain transparency
Mon • 3:05 PM • Tech Stars
The AI Advantage: Live and in Person
Mon • 3:05 PM • Workshop Stage
Neuromarketing: the Science of Purchasing Behaviour
Mon • 3:30 PM • Insight Drivers
When Brand Safety Met The UN Human Rights Council - The Economics of Hate
Mon • 3:35 PM • Impact Makers
An Honest Conversation About our Kids’ Screentime
Mon • 3:55 PM • Tech Stars
Thinking Out of the Box: How Gousto Built a Category Leading Brand
Mon • 3:55 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Mixing Hour
Mon • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
 
Opening Gala
Mon • 6:30 PM • Tower Bridge

Tuesday

Briefing at 8: What is our Future London?
Tue • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
 
Great Minds Morning Debate
Tue • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
Audience Makers Track introduction
Tue • 9:00 AM • Insight Drivers
Addressability is just the beginning. What’s next for OTT and CTV?
Tue • 9:10 AM • Tech Stars
Dinosaurs and Meteors to the Selfie
Tue • 10:00 AM • Story Crafters
Digital Out of Home: Programmatic in Action
Tue • 10:00 AM • Tech Stars
Doing it Yourself: Is in-housing right for you?
Tue • 10:00 AM • Insight Drivers
 
The Uncomfortable Place: diversity and what's really going on
Tue • 10:10 AM • Impact Makers
 
A Million Ads seminar
Tue • 10:25 AM • Ad Shapers
Creating Fame in B2B
Tue • 10:35 AM • Workshop Stage
Identity in a cookieless environment
Tue • 10:50 AM • Tech Stars
Reddit x UM: Unlocking Brand Loyalty through Community & Belonging
Tue • 10:50 AM • Insight Drivers
The Chairman's Desk
Tue • 11:00 AM • Story Crafters
Smashing stereotypes in advertising
Tue • 11:00 AM • Impact Makers
Neuro Heroes
Tue • 11:50 AM • Impact Makers
 
AWIcons
Tue • 12:00 PM • Story Crafters
Unswerving Courage – The Story of Billy Monger
Tue • 12:05 PM • Ad Shapers
Artificial Intelligence & Media
Tue • 12:30 PM • Tech Stars
 
Discover Talk: Advertising's Hidden Voices
Tue • 1:00 PM • Impact Makers
Tell us a Secret with The Marketing Society
Tue • 1:00 PM • Story Crafters
 
Discover Talk: No Words
Tue • 1:15 PM • Impact Makers
 
NEEEUM: how Formula 1, Universal Music and Wieden+Kennedy created the fastest sonic branding of all time
Tue • 1:30 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Discover Talk: Mind over Matter: How Your Thinking Can Influence Reality
Tue • 1:30 PM • Impact Makers
 
What do they know, anyway? Conversations with the new generation
Tue • 1:30 PM • Workshop Stage
Discover Talk: More signals, more noise, more opportunity
Tue • 1:40 PM • Tech Stars
 
Discover Talk: History of music in advertising
Tue • 1:45 PM • Ad Shapers
D&I means Diversity and Individuality
Tue • 1:50 PM • Impact Makers
In conversation with Sir Martin Sorrell
Tue • 2:00 PM • Story Crafters
 
Marketing for Social Change
Tue • 2:05 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Customer-led brand partnerships with easyJet
Tue • 2:15 PM • Insight Drivers
Oracle seminar
Tue • 2:15 PM • Tech Stars
 
Can flexible working boost productivity and supercharge your career?
Tue • 2:20 PM • Workshop Stage
We have a drinking problem
Tue • 2:40 PM • Impact Makers
 
Insanity Group seminar
Tue • 2:55 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Market marketing to the back of the cuts queue
Tue • 3:00 PM • Story Crafters
Trust Me, I’m an AdMan
Tue • 3:05 PM • Tech Stars
Building Bridges: Creating Lasting Connections With Consumers
Tue • 3:05 PM • Insight Drivers
 
Measuring gut feel
Tue • 3:10 PM • Workshop Stage
Making Sonic Waves
Tue • 3:45 PM • Ad Shapers
The Do's, Don'ts & D'ohs with Digital Out of Home
Tue • 3:55 PM • Tech Stars
 
Deep Dive with Mark Evans
Tue • 4:00 PM • Picturehouse
Great Minds Interview: This is My YouTube LIVE with Edith Bowman
Tue • 4:45 PM • Story Crafters
This is My YouTube Mixing Hour
Tue • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
Advertising Association Parliamentary Reception
Tue • 7:00 PM • Churchill Room

Wednesday

Briefing at 8: How the Intersection of Data, Technology, and Teams Is Shaping the Future of Marketing
Wed • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
NABS BAME Speed Mentoring
Wed • 8:30 AM • Picturehouse
 
Great Minds Morning Debate: "The ad industry has a greater role to play in fighting climate change than politicians"
Wed • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
Building branded shopping experiences on Amazon
Wed • 9:05 AM • Tech Stars
Fast Forward: A Conversation with IPG’s Philippe Krakowsky
Wed • 9:05 AM • Insight Drivers
Intelligent Data: A world first for London's West End
Wed • 9:55 AM • Tech Stars
 
AWParents: Breaking Down Stereotypes & Building an Action Plan
Wed • 10:10 AM • Impact Makers
Play Attention: How Snapchat’s Community Engages on a Curated Content Platform
Wed • 10:25 AM • Ad Shapers
 
The Great Big Influencer Versus Talent Debate
Wed • 10:45 AM • Tech Stars
Mum's the Word
Wed • 11:00 AM • Impact Makers
 
The Storytelling Experience
Wed • 11:15 AM • Ad Shapers
Retail Rewired
Wed • 11:35 AM • Tech Stars
 
What is TV’s future in a video world?
Wed • 12:05 PM • Ad Shapers
The Week Junior and The Beano present - The Voice of a New Generation
Wed • 12:20 PM • Workshop Stage
The UK cross media measurement programme
Wed • 12:25 PM • Insight Drivers
Discover Talk: The Search for the 'Missing Menopause'
Wed • 1:00 PM • Impact Makers
Trust in Brands: Truth or Fiction?
Wed • 1:00 PM • Story Crafters
Discover Talk: Bringing music videos back to the living room
Wed • 1:15 PM • Ad Shapers
Discover Talk: Why Gen Z is challenging everything you think you know about marketing to women
Wed • 1:15 PM • Impact Makers
Discover Talk: How will AI technologies drive growth for brands through valued and valuable experiences?
Wed • 1:25 PM • Tech Stars
Discover Talk: Safe Streaming: An Advertisers’ (& Parents’) Guide to Kids’ Digital Privacy
Wed • 1:30 PM • Ad Shapers
Turning problems into opportunities with adtech
Wed • 1:30 PM • Workshop Stage
Discover Talk: Making Sports Media Future-Fit
Wed • 1:45 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Bloom - The Booth of Truth LIVE
Wed • 1:50 PM • Impact Makers
From ‘Me’ to ‘We': Why Online Communities are on the Rise
Wed • 1:55 PM • Insight Drivers
LEGO and Pinterest: Building an inspired world
Wed • 2:00 PM • Story Crafters
Activision Blizzard Media seminar
Wed • 2:05 PM • Ad Shapers
From ads to actions: what is impact-led commerce?
Wed • 2:15 PM • Tech Stars
Accelerating Gender Equality in Advertising: Turning Ambition Into Reality
Wed • 2:40 PM • Impact Makers
 
The New Marketing Superpower: Creative Optimization
Wed • 3:05 PM • Insight Drivers
 
M&A trends in a disrupted advertising market
Wed • 3:10 PM • Workshop Stage
What happens when your politics is about influencing policy not winning seats?
Wed • 3:30 PM • Impact Makers
Power of Live
Wed • 3:45 PM • Ad Shapers
Sharing is Caring
Wed • 3:55 PM • Tech Stars
Datasine: What makes people really click?
Wed • 3:55 PM • Insight Drivers
Anatomy of the Modern Marketer
Wed • 4:00 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Great Minds Evening Interview
Wed • 4:45 PM • Story Crafters
Mixing Hour - brought to you by Taboola
Wed • 5:30 PM • Picturehouse
Late Night at Ronnie Scott's: Vevo Artist Showcase
Wed • 11:00 PM • Ronnie Scott's

Thursday

Briefing at 8: UK Advertising: A Global Powerhouse
Thu • 8:00 AM • Ronnie Scott's
Great Minds Morning Debate: "Podcasts Will Kill the Radio Star"
Thu • 9:00 AM • Story Crafters
 
Discover Talk: The Great Man Rebalance
Thu • 9:00 AM • Impact Makers
How BT uses data to plan away from the average
Thu • 9:05 AM • Insight Drivers
One size fits all doesn't fit anyone
Thu • 9:05 AM • Tech Stars
 
Discover Talk: CALM
Thu • 9:15 AM • Impact Makers
Creative Equals Speed Mentoring for Parents
Thu • 9:30 AM • Picturehouse
 
Discover Talk: The Exchange - Bridging the gender divide with radical candour
Thu • 9:30 AM • Impact Makers
When East Meets West: A Powerful Alchemy for Creativity
Thu • 9:35 AM • Ad Shapers
 
Discover Talk: Growing brands through a new male narrative
Thu • 9:45 AM • Impact Makers
 
Winning With Emotion: How To Become Your Customers’ First Choice
Thu • 9:45 AM • Workshop Stage
 
Propeller: Tough Truths for Martech Vendors 2.0
Thu • 9:55 AM • Tech Stars
 
Discover Talk: What role do men play in creating positive cultural change in today's society?
Thu • 10:00 AM • Impact Makers
Three Perspectives on Fighting Sexual Harassment at Work
Thu • 10:20 AM • Impact Makers
Esports Phenomenon: how brands can join the party
Thu • 10:25 AM • Ad Shapers
 
Deep Dive with Graeme Adams, General Manager, Media, BT
Thu • 10:30 AM • Picturehouse
How to Challenge Stereotypes for Greater Creative Effectiveness
Thu • 10:35 AM • Workshop Stage
The Future Marketer: Developing Strategies for a Mobile First World
Thu • 10:45 AM • Tech Stars
2020: The Loudest, And Quietest, Trends To Track
Thu • 10:45 AM • Insight Drivers
 
Let's Reset wellbeing seminar
Thu • 11:00 AM • Story Crafters
What if your business was run by a 19 year old?
Thu • 11:10 AM • Impact Makers
Big Ideas On The Small Screen
Thu • 11:15 AM • Ad Shapers
Part of the culture: Do we really want the New Gen to fit in?
Thu • 11:25 AM • Workshop Stage
Pandemics: Power and Prejudice. What can we learn from the HIV story?
Thu • 11:35 AM • Insight Drivers
The Demand Generator – How to determine the optimal media mix for your brand
Thu • 11:35 AM • Tech Stars
The future of work is human
Thu • 12:00 PM • Impact Makers
AdTech Killed the Creative Star
Thu • 12:05 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Revolutionise Your Working Week. Seize Control. Start Monday.
Thu • 12:20 PM • Workshop Stage
Cultural moments and how to own them
Thu • 1:00 PM • Story Crafters
Why creativity needs human connection
Thu • 1:15 PM • Ad Shapers
 
Discover Talk: Freak Facts
Thu • 1:25 PM • Insight Drivers
Discover Talk: What would you do if you could predict the next best action to reach your consumers?
Thu • 1:40 PM • Insight Drivers
Discover Talk: 6 Sec Epic - Storytelling in a Heartbeat.
Thu • 1:45 PM • Ad Shapers
Future Fit: Shattering taboos in the workplace – it’s time to talk menopause
Thu • 1:50 PM • Impact Makers
 
A plea for more humane technology
Thu • 1:55 PM • Insight Drivers
Social Passions
Thu • 2:05 PM • Ad Shapers
Pornrupted: What brands can learn from the adult industry
Thu • 2:15 PM • Insight Drivers
 
OmniGOV / MGOMD Trust seminar
Thu • 2:15 PM • Tech Stars
Grow like a Badass Unicorn: What I Know Now
Thu • 2:20 PM • Workshop Stage
Alan Titchmarsh’s Guide to Transformation
Thu • 2:40 PM • Impact Makers
What is the future of advertising?
Thu • 2:55 PM • Ad Shapers
The Marketer’s Guide to Consent
Thu • 3:05 PM • Tech Stars
Crystal Ballin'
Thu • 3:05 PM • Insight Drivers
Bending Towards True Flexibility
Thu • 3:30 PM • Impact Makers
The cookies are crumbling
Thu • 3:55 PM • Tech Stars
The Climate Emergency: Our Choices, Everyone's Future
Thu • 3:55 PM • Insight Drivers
 
The power of TV advertising: a case study from UKTV and PitPat
Thu • 4:00 PM • Workshop Stage
 
Wrap Party
Thu • 8:30 PM • Goods Way