The second annual IAB Digital Summit is being held on Thursday, March 3rd. Boasting a variety of interesting, knowledgeable speakers from all corners of the industry and the world, it certainly promises to be an event to remember. The National Positions team is lucky enough to be in attendance, so if you didn’t manage to get your hands on one of those sought-after tickets, you can count on us to provide you with an insider’s view both during and after the event. Be sure to follow us on Twitter (@NationalPosSA) for live updates!
Below, we take a look at a few of the speakers who will be showering us with their digital know-how, personal success stories and nuggets of wisdom:
A man with many years of experience working in research and journalism, not to mention the fact that he is the host of BBC News’s Outside Source, Ros Atkins is sure to provide some world class insight and information that is sure to be of value regardless of how long one has been specialising in the digital arena. His focal topic will be Authenticity in Digital Publishing.
The IAB UK is Mr Phillipson’s home and heart, and he has been its revered CEO since 2005. He is another one of the esteemed international guests at this year’s IAB conference and will be chatting to the audience about how, over the years, digital has quickly become the dominant medium throughout the UK.
With over a decade of experience in e-commerce, digital publishing and marketing, Bronwen Auret is chockfull of helpful industry titbits and is sure to give a memorable speech.
The founder and chairman of Brand Africa and Brand Leadership Group, Thebe Ikalafeng will also be sharing his journey and knowledge about the digital industry at the upcoming summit.
Sylvain Gross is the co-founder and CEO of Public Ideas and boasts a wealth of knowledge in all aspects of the digital realm. He will be chatting about the process of integrating data and technology into performance marketing strategy.
A talented South African export, Vinny Lingham now resides in Silicon Valley and refers to himself as a ‘serial entrepreneur’. Having founded three successful companies, everyone can rest assured that he will be bringing some expert advice to the party.
As the respected CEO of the IAB South Africa, the IAB Digital Summit 2016 simply wouldn’t be complete without a few words from Ms Josephine Buys.
For more information regarding the summit and everything that it has to offer, click here. To those who are attending, enjoy! To those who aren’t, watch this space…