Dan Brain

VIDEO: Havas Media CEO on data, content and ad blocking

Ad blocking, data, content and disruption would definitely feature on a heat map of the words to sum up 2015 - Paul Frampton, CEO, Havas Media explains.

Dan Brain

Startups to pitch for $50k Unilever pilot - finalists revealed

15 "truly disruptive" start-ups are through to the pitch stage of The Next Big Thing and will be in with a chance of winning a $50k Unilever pilot at ad:tech London next week.

8 ad:tech London content highlights

8 ad:tech London content highlights

FMCG ecommerce, the changing client-agency relationship and the utopian myth of the internet are just some of the issues up for discussion at ad:tech London next week - here's a content preview.

Thomas Kolster

Brand ethics: "living your values should be common sense"

Scandals at VW and General Motors demonstrate the risks of poor ethical leadership - but brands can emerge stronger from the experience, says 'Mr Goodvertising', AKA Thomas Kolster.

Frederic Joseph

The call for transparency has been heard

It's time to build trust with the mobile ecosystem, says Frederic Joseph, S4M's Global COO & UK CEO.

Ulrik Bo Larsen

Optimising your social investment

Invest in the connected consumer, says Ulrik Bo Larsen, Falcon Social's CEO & Founder.

Dan Brain

Are you The Next Big Thing?

There's still time for 'madtech' entrepreneurs to enter The Next Big Thing and be in with a shout of winning a $50k Unilever pilot - but the "truly disruptive" better be quick.

Leah Pope

Working in social media: making social strategic

Leah Pope, Synthesio's VP Global Marketing lifts the lid on working in the social media industry and provides a glimpse of what the future holds in the sector.

Lee Langford

JSYK* - Social media abbreviations not as widely understood as you might think

Don't overestimate the understanding of FOMO, ROFL and other abbreviations, says Lee Langford, Harris Interactive's Research Director.

Nina Bibby

O2 Marketing Director Nina Bibby: "We'll see TV going programmatic"

Personalisation and programmatic will define the future of TV advertising, says Nina Bibby, O2's Marketing Director ahead of speaking at ad:tech London next month.

Jonathan Milne

Celtra's Jonathan Milne on mobile video: Time to stop confusing media and message

Creative matters in mobile video and forcing TV formats on to the small screen doesn't cut the mustard, says Jonathan Milne, Celtra's EMEA & APAC General Manager.

Phil Rooke

Growing internationally through marketplaces

Ecommerce companies with international ambitions should look beyond the marketplaces of eBay and Amazon. Phil Rooke, CEO, Spreadshirt explains.

Dan Brain

Interview: The new union of digital and politics

Craig Elder, architect of The Conservatives' 2015 General Election digital strategy says every modern business must be in campaign mode.

Ivan Imhoff

Conversion Rate Optimisation: Why it’s set to move out from programmatic’s shadow

Could Conversion Rate Optimisation become even more important than programmatic in the digital marketing mix? House of Kaizen's Ivan Imhoff makes the case for CRO.

Ken Parnham

Diving into consumer intent using mobile data

Adnear's General Manager Ken Parnham explains how markters can use mobile data to understand consumer intent.

Dale Lovell

The future of advertising isn’t engagement; it’s immersion

The most successful digital campaigns will be focused on immersive experiences, says Dale Lovell, Adyoulike's Chief Digital Officer.