The Thing About the Influencers: All Is Not What It Seems

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Stephen Fry - Dog Wow - Mat Morrisson

Veteran marketing strategist, Mat Morrison (aka @mediaczar) and self-described "World's Oldest Living Social Media Guru unpacked what 'influencer' means for marketing campaigns in his recent Digital Shoreditch presentation. Here he investigates just how influential is Stephen Fry and a lot more...

These are the slides and the (highly idealised, improved and much more eloquent) script that went with them at my lightning talk today at Digital Shoreditch. In reality, there’s a lot more thought and attention in this post than there was in the talk.

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IOT – Internet of Things or Islands of Things?


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Date: 16 September 2015
Location: techUK, UK

The Beauty Trends & Innovations Conference

Join 21 iconic beauty brands and retailers including; Tesco, Unilever, Procter & Gamble, Dermalogica, The Body Shop, Debenhams, QVC, REN Skincare as they share compelling insights into the latest customer trends for profitable innovations in beauty.

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Date: 24 September 2015
Location: One America Square, UK

Designing & Evaluating The Branded Customer / User Experience Training Course

This Training Course is aimed at both Marketing and User Experience professionals who are interested in learning about the latest tools and techniques for designing and evaluating the branded customer / user experience.

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Date: 25 June 2015
Location: Wimbledon, London, UK

#SMWF Europe - Digital Marketing Conference

Talk digital marketing and social media with Unilever, Barclays, Adidas, Pepsi Co, McDonalds and many more at #SMWF Europe this June!

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Date: 8 June 2015
Location: Vinopolis, UK

The Digital Pond: What's next for UX?

We have a big year of great events planned for our loyal community, and we’re starting it off right. You’ll hear from three bright minds on what’s happening today in user experience, and what will be happening tomorrow. You’ll also have the chance to ask questions of the experts and network with lots of likeminded people.

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Date: 23 April 2015
Location: The Goldsmiths' Centre, UK

The Internal Communications Conference – Real Impact, Real Results

Join 26 brand speakers including; GSK, Carlsberg, ITV, BAE Systems, RSA, Alliance Boots, Shop Direct, British Gas, Wonga, Network Rail, Bentley Motors and many more and discover how to harness the power of internal communications to demonstrably impact the bottom line and drive business strategy.

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Date: 24 June 2015
Location: One America Square, UK

Next-Level Customer Experiences & Insights Financial Services Conference

Join 22 brand speakers including; Barclays, Nationwide, Metro Bank, RBS and many more and discover how to overcome the difficulties of implementing a customer-centric culture in organisations which were not initially designed to put the customer first!

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Date: 23 June 2015
Location: One America Square, UK

Branded Customer / User Experience Training Course

The Branded Customer / User Experience Training Course is aimed at both Marketing and User Experience professionals who are interested in learning about the latest tools and techniques for designing and evaluating the branded experience. For more information, please go to

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Date: 25 March 2015
Location: Wimbledon, UK

UnGagged 2015

UnGagged is a gathering of some of the smartest, forward thinking and courageous SEO’s & digital marketeers on the planet, coming together for 3 days under one roof sharing the latest proven techniques to enhance earning potential and broaden IM knowledge in an intimate, friendly and communal environment.

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Date: 16 May 2015
Location: The Grange, St. Paul's, UK

Nudge, Nudge, Wink, Wink: Using Mobile Technology to Influence Behaviour

The aim is to explore how technology & mobile applications have been used to nudge behaviour, and to give an insight into the effectiveness, limitations and challenges of different nudging techniques.

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Date: 25 February 2015
Location: Unruly HQ, UK

Innovation in Retail Speed Networking

If you are an SME or start-up with an innovative product in the Retail space then this free evening event is for you.

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Date: 31 March 2015
Location: Digital Catapult,, UK

Digital + social + PR + content x paid = success

At the first Social Short of 2015, Threepipe's Co-Founder, Farhad Koodoruth (@FarhadKoo), will break the taboo on paid-for content, sharing his team's approach to linking up so-called traditional PR activity with content, social media, SEO and digital marketing.

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Date: 23 February 2015
Location: London, UK

ARTech Expo - Augmented Reality Conference

ARTech Expo, the UK's dedicated high level conference & expo providing a unique insight into the capabilities, innovations, successes and future direction of Augmented Reality and Emerging Technologies

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Date: 6 October 2015
Location: vinopolis, UK

ContextTech Expo

ContextTech Expo, the UK's first Contextual Technology & Location Based Services Event hosted as part of The Technology Expo held October 2015 in Central London.

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Date: 16 February 2015
Location: vinopolis, UK