Knowledge Sessions

The Knowledge Sessions feature open debates and knowledge sharing on topical issues with your industry peers and colleagues, with discussion topics all chosen by YOU!

We’ll be holding nine 45 minute peer knowledge sharing and educational campfire debate sessions in the knowledge suites at the following times throughout the day:

Knowledge Sessions – Track A

Time Session Topic Moderators & Thought Leaders
10:15am What will the art of recruiting and retaining event industry talent look like in 2019? Robert Kenward, Co-founder and Chief Talent Officer at YOU search and select
11:45am Engaging attendees and the psychological aspects of group networking environments Max Fellows, Director of Client Services, MCI Experience
1:15pm New ways to pitch to event sponsors; best practise Hope Chauland, Partnership and Communications Manager, Airfinity
2:45pm Streamlining your event marketing strategy; from conception to post event Helen Moon, CEO & Founder, EWL Club UK
4:15pm Watch this space, session details coming soon

Knowledge Sessions – Track B

Time Session Topic Moderators & Thought Leaders
11:00am Event management and marketing solutions; what are the options available and do they really do what they say on the tin? Johnny D Martinez, Head of Marketing and Business Development at Shocklogic
12:30pm Developing relationships and working across teams; best practise in engaging and gaining assistance with fulfilling an event brief David Preston, CEO, Realise
2:00pm Modern day mentoring and what you can expect; sharing is caring, and de-bunking the myths Max Fellows, Director of Client Services, MCI Experience and Founder, ELEVATE mentoring
3:30pm Membership and maximising engagement through events Amanda Thurlow, Member Engagement Manager, ACCA