The benefits of attending a marketing conference:
Keeping up to date with the world of marketing is sometimes hard to do, especially when the industry is so rapidly advancing. Marketing conferences are designed to help and encourage anyone within the industry, or with a general marketing interest. The event allows you to take some well deserved time away from the office and hear from the diverse experiences of others. Attend the right one and you will walk away with a spring in your step, confidence in your work and hope for the future. You want a conference that will provide plenty of useful and practical tips that can then be transferred to your very own business strategies.
What makes iStrategy the leading marketing conference for us?
Digital & Wise have been attending iStrategy for a number of years now and we are proud to be media partners. We wholeheartedly recommend this event to everyone and we can’t wait for London 2013.
iStrategy is all about what it says on the tin … ‘strategy‘. Taking place over a 2 day programme, iStrategy focuses on providing you with inspiration, innovation and insights that will not only excite you in the ‘now’ but impact your future decisions, strategies and investments too. The day typically starts with key note speakers on the main stage before breaking off for group workshops and being reunited for more key notes and panel discussions.This year, 2013, there will be a particular focus on content, context and distribution strategies that will all aim to help you set and achieve your goals whilst understanding how you can truly integrate your digital and traditional marketing channels to be truly successful.
With the high calibre of industry legends known to attend and speak at the event, including the likes of Ken Segall, Mari Smith, Brian Solis, Randi Zuckerberg and many many more… There is always a guaranteed flow of value and excitement running through the iStrategy.
iStrategy pay attention to the detail (hail team iStrategy) … not only do the team spend months behind the scenes planning and preparing for the event but during the 2 days there will always be identifiable staff around to help guide you from one seminar to the next, and for all the sports fans out there, having a ticket to the London event will provide you with direct access into the Twickenham Stadium, the home of England rugby. The hospitality of which is second to none and it is the perfect venue choice providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere with tiered seating and superb bathroom facilities.
Networking at any event is important, meeting like-minded people and being ‘social’ is what we all love to do, right?! Throughout the event there are moments dedicated to networking. Share a chat over coffee with the keynote speakers, workshop hosts, panellists, iStrategy & D&W teams and other attendees. Digital & Wise have formed strong lasting relationships and connections with people as a result of previous iStrategy events.
You don’t have to just take our word for it, check out these 10 great reasons why you should attend and read what Jimmy Wales has to say about it too:
It’s a great event. Digital strategy is incredibly important for all kinds of businesses, and people need to be learning about this stuff; it’s really the future for so many different people.”
Jimmy Wales, founder, Wikipedia
Finally, last but by no means least, if you’re still wondering whether to attend London 2013 – we recommend watching this video to see the best bits from the loveable iStrategy emcee, Adam Burns!
We’ve got together with iStrategy to be able to offer a special discount to our D&W community.
If you’d like to purchase a ticket and book your place for London 2013, simply visit the iStrategy site here and enter the code* to receive a fantastic 30% off the full priced tickets.
Our 30% iStrategy Ticket Discount Code = LON13DAW30
*The code will be valid until the beginning of the conference (30/09/13).
The event takes place on 30th September – 1st October at Twickenham Stadium and more details about the event and iStrategy can be found here.