What is the iMedia Agency Summit?
Far more than just another media conference, at the iMedia Agency Summit you'll join your colleagues, competitors, and the industry's cutting-edge thinkers in a stimulating dialogue that will take your company's interactive marketing efforts to the next level.
"I look forward to iMedia Summits so I can come out of the bunker, spend some time with passionate industry leaders, and reflect on where the industry is heading next."
--Brian Monahan, VP, Group Communications Director, Universal McCann
"Simply the best place to network with peers and senior-level thought leaders from buy- and sell-side in our industry."
--Mark Silva, Principal & Founder, Real Branding
The iMedia Agency Summit is by invitation only, so don't wait -- request your invitation today!
You'll fly to Arizona's beautiful Marriott Camelback Inn -- far from your workaday responsibilities and distractions -- where you'll discover an engaging environment in which to forge new business relationships while deepening and extending your current network.
iMedia Agency Summit events include keynote addresses, interactive roundtable discussions, panels, working groups, recreational excursions, and delicious meals, all in a gorgeous setting.
Who will be at iMediaís Agency Summit?
We invite 120 senior marketing executives from the nation's top advertising agencies to attend the Agency Summit as our guest, free of charge. These agency executives represent clients in the packaged goods, retail, auto, travel, financial service, entertainment, media, pharmaceutical and other industries.
In addition, 120 individuals from the leading online media companies and advertising service providers -- the companies you work with -- will be invited to attend.
How can I sign up? Attendance to the Summit is by invitation only. You are encouraged to request an invitation 3 months in advance.
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Who develops the content?
An Advisory Board of industry executives meets with iMedia staff months before each Summit to map out the conference theme and major issues to be addressed. The goal is to create a program that not only provides targeted, actionable insight on the industryís current issues, but does so in a way that encourages all attendees to participate and contribute to the dialogue.
The Advisory Board is composed of following industry thought leaders:
Kevin Arrix, Vice President, Nickelodeon
Damon Bethel, Group Digital Director, MediaVest
Randy Kilgore, Chief Revenue Officer, Tremor Media LLC
Michael Konowicz, Vice President Integrated Strategy, MarketSource
Edward Montes, Managing Director, MPG Media Contacts
Carlyn Morris, Group Media Director, MEC: Interaction
Dave Russell, Director of New Media, TM Interactive
Matthew Schulte, Director, Strategic Sales and Marketing, Dow Jones Online
Additional advisors on each Summit Board: iMediaís Rick Parkhill, Kurt Indvik, Brad Berens, and Upstream Group President Doug Weaver.
What do attendees say about iMedia Summits?
"iMedia Agency Summits are a MUST attend event for anyone in the industry. No other conference provides an environment that stimulates collaborative learning, networking, and fun. iMedia Summits enable you to connect with current and future colleagues. As well as, stimulate questions about how you can leverage the digital space better for your clients."
--Matt McNally, VP Media Services, Medical Broadcasting Co, a Digitas Company
"I had a fantastic learning experience and enjoyed the opportunity to meet with so many online partners at one time. Iím a conference junky in that I attend 4 to 6 conferences per year, and I will tell you that yours is run flawlessly."
-- Jim Elms, Media Director, Barkley Evergreen & Partners