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iMedia Brand Summit Jaipur August 29 - 31, 2018

iMedia Brand Summit has emerged to be the most influential CMO centric summit in India providing an ideal platform to connect powerful senior brand and agency marketers with innovative business leaders, solution providers, and publishers. This exclusive, invitation-only event is a closed forum for the sharpest minds in the industry to connect and discuss shared challenges, as well as network, build relationships and meet potential partners.

2018 Theme - THRIVING IN THE AGE OF DISRUPTION

The new normal for marketers is a constant environment of change where technology innovations, data, automation are reshaping consumer engagement. This Disruption is now not just a threat, but a constant source of opportunity that is enabling marketers to think big, execute smart, and deliver growth.

The 2018 iMedia Brand Summit is designed to provide marketing leaders with strategies, insights and tools needed to be well positioned and prepared for future. Join us as we engage in discussions with the smartest people in the industry around our theme - Thriving in the Age of Disruption

The iMedia team spends a lot of time thinking about how digital is increasingly disrupting the lives of marketers. We also work hard to envisage the opportunities that arise from this disruption – it’s one of the reasons Forbes (and others) describes iMedia Summits as ‘Must-Attend’. The 2018 summit program (published soon) will comprise of international and local keynotes, as well as interactive roundtables and breakout sessions, that have been put together by senior thought leaders for marketers through an advisory board of senior leaders from across the industry. 

Calling Brand Marketers to share case studies, and stories that address the marketing challenges and provide ACTIONABLE INSIGHTS to inform and inspire an audience of smart marketers and digital media professionals. Please submit your proposals before 15th July'18. Click on the below link for further details.

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Attend the Summit

If you are a Networker or Sponsor - If you are a media agency, creative agency, digital agency, publisher or a technology platform/solution provider , you NEED to be at iMedia Brand Summit, Jaipur. Our networkers comprise of:

Media agency
Creative agency
Digital agency
Publishers
Technology platforms / solution providers

To participate in our 2018 event please get in touch with our sales team by clicking on the below button

Up to 80 of the most influential marketers from India’s leading brands are invited to spend two days and three nights at this unique Summit at JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa, Jaipur, as guests of iMedia. Our delegates comprise of:

  • CMOs, CIOs and CEOs
  • Heads of Digital
  • Heads of E-commerce
  • Heads of Digital Marketing

If eligible, you’ll receive a complimentary pass to this event along with the following benefits:

  • Automatic invitation to the Brands-only, closed-door Meeting
  • 2.5 days of peer-to-peer exchange
  • Informative, insightful sessions and keynotes on the most timely and critical issues
  • Roundtable discussions
  • Access to networking functions, including iMedia's exclusive One to One program
  • Complimentary meals and beverages
  • Complimentary 3-nights accommodation at JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa, Jaipur.

Featured Speakers

  • Ajay Kaul

    Ajay Kaul

    Chief Digital Officer

    Mahindra Holidays

  • Aashish Chopra

    Aashish Chopra

    VP - Content Marketing

    Ixigo

  • Anand Thakur

    Anand Thakur

    Chief Digital Officer

    Jubilant FoodWorks

  • Avinash Kumar

    Avinash Kumar

    CGM Media & Head Marketing

    Patanjali

  • Brandon Keenen

    Brandon Keenen

    Senior Digital Commercial Director

    CNN

  • Chandramouli Venkatesan

    Chandramouli Venkatesan

    CEO & Author of ‘Catalyst’

    Pidilite

  • Falguni Nayar

    Falguni Nayar

    Founder & CEO

    Nykaa.com

  • Harish Bhat

    Harish Bhat

    Brand Custodian

    Tata Sons

  • Kulmeet Bawa

    Kulmeet Bawa

    Managing Director, South Asia

    Adobe

  • Neel Pandya

    Neel Pandya

    Head of Media

    Loreal

  • Neil George

    Neil George

    MD - India, Bagladesh, SL and Nepal

    Nivea

  • Preeti Chaturvedi

    Preeti Chaturvedi

    Associate Vice President – Marketing & Publicity

    Penguin Random House India

  • Rajat Mehta

    Rajat Mehta

    Sr President & Country Head

    Yes Bank

  • Ritu Gupta

    Ritu Gupta

    Director – Marketing, Consumer & Small Business

    Dell

  • Sai Narayan

    Sai Narayan

    Associate Director & Group Head, Marketing & Brand

    Paisabazaar.com

  • Sumeet Singh

    Sumeet Singh

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Info Edge

  • Sugato Banerji

    Sugato Banerji

    Head of Marketing

    Videocon d2h

  • Silvia Tallon

    Silvia Tallon

    Senior Marketing Director

    Reebok

  • Uma Talreja

    Uma Talreja

    Chief Digital Officer

    Raymond Limited

  • Agenda

    2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    3:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Brands Only Workshop
    Sponsored by:
    Adobe
    4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
    An ice breaking session on day 1, where you get a chance to speed-date all the fellow attendees for 1 Minute. Do carry at least 150 business cards!
    6:30 PM - 7:00 PM
    Keynote Fireside Chat
    MD - India, Bagladesh, SL and Nepal
    8:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Join us at one of the coolest party for a night of networking and drinks with many of the best iMedia has to offer!
    Sponsored by:
    way2news
    6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
    Sunrise Yoga & Leisure Cycling
    7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Breakfast
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM
    Year-on-year iMedia delegates rate Business One:one as one of their favorite part of the summit, as it enables targeted networking. One:one is a unique and invaluable by-appointment networking program connecting influential, qualified media buyers with innovative, forward-thinking solution providers ... ()
    9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
    Keynote
    9:30 AM - 9:50 AM
    Insight Presentation 1 (Presenting Session)
    9:50 AM - 10:10 AM
    Insight Presentation 2 (Presenting Session)
    10:10 AM - 10:45 AM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    10:45 AM - 11:25 AM
    India & Bharat - Strategies for non-linear growth by overcoming the urban rural divide
    11:30 AM - 11:40 AM
    QuickFire
    Sponsored by:
    Oath
    11:40 AM - 11:50 AM
    QuickFire
    Sponsored by:
    CNN
    12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
    Keynote Session
    Founder & CEO
    12:45 PM - 1:55 PM
    Join your fellow delegates with marketing priorities and solutions similar to your own, at a special Lunch & Discuss session. Tables will be arranged by interest area - select your table according to your business priorities and join the conversation.
    2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
    Marketing in the Era of Assistants
    2:30 PM - 2:50 PM
    Insight Presentation 3 (Presenting Session)
    2:50 PM - 3:10 PM
    Insight Presentation 4 (Presenting Session)
    3:10 PM - 3:20 PM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
    QuickFire
    4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
    Thriving in the Age of Disruption
    CEO & Author of ‘Catalyst’
    Associate Vice President – Marketing & Publicity
    Brand Custodian
    4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    5:00 PM - 7:30 PM
    Recreational Activities 1
    Camel Polo Unique to Arabia, Camel Polo is a novel team sport, derived from the age-old game of kings, but with a distinct twist. It is played in groups of 8 to 10.
    Sponsored by:
    Valueleaf
    Recreational Activities 2
    Whiskey Trails Learn about the different varieties of whiskey and mix some classic cocktails. Get familiar with the history of whisky and the complexity of this sophisticated drink at iMedia’s interactive whisky tasting and cocktail mixing session
    Sponsored by:
    Adlift
    7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
    Gala Cocktails & Dinner - Party
    Sponsored by:
    Logicserve
    6:30 AM - 7:30 AM
    Leisure Cycling
    7:30 AM - 9:00 AM
    Breakfast & Networking
    9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    Roundtable Discussions 1
    General Data Protection Regulation – How can we be prepared? GDPR caused some tectonic shifts in the way businesses function, and it is heartening to see data protection gaining the attention it needs. However, ... ()
    Roundtable Discussions 2
    Trust & Transparency Building solid foundations of brand management. Since digital has been a superfast growth medium, some things got compromised, and fraud in its myri ... ()
    Roundtable Discussions 3
    The adventures of Blockchain and its application in digital marketing Blockchain opens up some interesting avenues for us to address a variety of concerns facing the digital advertising market, right from improving margi ... ()
    Roundtable Discussions 4
    Measuring the precious 6 secs The 6 sec video ad format is a testament to the user’s short attention span, in the age of rapid but high impact storytelling. As this format gains po ... ()
    10:30 AM - 10:50 AM
    Grab a tea/coffee and network with like-minded, innovative brands, sponsors and networkers.
    10:50 AM - 11:30 AM
    From CMO to CGO
    11:30 AM - 11:50 AM
    Insight Presentation 5 (Presenting Session)
    11:50 AM - 12:10 PM
    Insight Presentation 6 (Presenting Session)
    12:10 PM - 12:50 PM
    QuickFire Part 3
    12:50 PM - 1:30 PM
    Transformational Experiences & Customer Journey
    1:30 PM - 2:20 PM
    Networking Lunch
    2:20 PM - 2:50 PM
    Aims to explore why Corporate Social Responsibility is essential for brand strategy, and why brands need to invest in CSR activities and stand for causes to create Brand affinity. We live in a customer-centric and highly connected world where consumers not only want to feel good about their purcha ... ()
    Sr President & Country Head
    2:50 PM - 3:20 PM
    Decoding Video
    3:20 PM - 4:00 PM
    Peer to Peer Learning & Discussions
    4:00 PM - 6:30 PM
    Year-on-year iMedia delegates rate Business One:one as one of their favorite part of the summit, as it enables targeted networking. One:one is a unique and invaluable by-appointment networking program connecting influential, qualified media buyers with innovative, forward-thinking solution providers ... ()
    7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    Sundown Party

    Advisory Board

  • Alokedeep Singh

    Alokedeep Singh

    Head of Digital, Retail Banking & Wealth Mgmt

    HSBC Bank plc

  • Anand Thakur

    Anand Thakur

    Chief Digital Officer

    Jubilant FoodWorks

  • Andrew Williams

    Andrew Williams

    Chief Manager – Customer Centricity

    Asian Paints Limited

  • Archana Aggarwal

    Archana Aggarwal

    VP Brand

    Bharti Airtel

  • Bhavana Mittal

    Bhavana Mittal

    Head of Media, Digital & Communication

    RECKITT BENCKISER

  • Gunjan Soni

    Gunjan Soni

    CMO, Myntra and Head, Intl Business Jabong

    Myntra

  • Karthi Marshan

    Karthi Marshan

    CMO

    Kotak Mahindra Bank Ltd

  • Madan Mohapatra

    Madan Mohapatra

    Head-Customer Strategy

    Future Group

  • Maneesha Khanna

    Maneesha Khanna

    Director- Global Media & Content CoE

    PepsiCo

  • Meenu Bagla

    Meenu Bagla

    Head Global Brand & Digital Marketing

    Tech Mahindra

  • Peshwa Acharya

    Peshwa Acharya

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Sterling Holiday Resorts

  • Rashi Goel

    Rashi Goel

    Head of Consumer Communications

    Nestlé India

  • Shuchi Singhal

    Shuchi Singhal

    General Manager-Marketing

    Idea Cellular Ltd

  • Solomon Wheeler

    Solomon Wheeler

    Vice President - Head Marketing

    Vistara (Tata-Singapore Airlines)

  • Subha Sreenivasan

    Subha Sreenivasan

    Head - Media Services

    Godrej Consumer Products & Godrej Industries LTD

  • Sujit Ganguli

    Sujit Ganguli

    SR. GENERAL MANAGER & HEAD

    ICICI Bank

  • Sugato Banerji

    Sugato Banerji

    Head of Marketing

    Videocon d2h

  • Sumeet Singh

    Sumeet Singh

    Chief Marketing Officer

    Info Edge

  • Event Sponsors

    • Adobe
    • Adlift
    • BBC
    • CNN
    • Logicserve
    • Oath
    • Taboola
    • Valueleaf
    • way2news

    iMedia Summit attendees represent over $3 billion in digital marketing spend and hail from some of the biggest companies in the Fortune-500 and the agency world. High-value, customizable sponsorship opportunities are available, but won't last.

    For more information, please contact our team today.

    Location

    JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa
    JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa Jaipur-Delhi Highway NH11
    Jaipur 302028

    This is the 8th edition of iMedia Brand Summit and we have moved to a NEW LOCATION - JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa. Set amidst the Aravalli hills and surrounded by palaces, JW Marriott Jaipur Resort & Spa offers first-class service, premier accommodations and deluxe amenities. The resort pays homage to majestic Rajasthan with intricate Jaali and Tikri work, stunning traditional architecture and modern elements.