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iMedia Brand Summit: Australia September 11 - 13, 2017

This year's theme: Digital and innovation drives commerce. 

iMedia Brand Summit provides an intimate environment for senior brand marketers to converge, debate and discuss the major strategic issues they face. 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.

If  you are a technology solution/provider or agency, you can attend as a networker by purchasing your tickets directly using the below button, or enquire through the below form to find out more or about becoming a sponsor.

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Attend the Summit



Up to 125 of the most influential marketing executives from Australia's leading brands are invited to spend three days and two nights at this unique Summit at the Sheraton Mirage Resort on the Gold Coast, as guest of iMedia. Our delegates comprise of:

  • CMOs, CIOs and CEOs
  • Heads of Digital
  • Directors of Digital

Featured Speakers

  • Tenielle Stoltenkamp

    Tenielle Stoltenkamp

    Senior Marketing Manager


  • Richard Webb

    Richard Webb

    Global CEO


  • Nichola Quail

    Nichola Quail

    Founder and CEO

    Fresh Focus

  • Mez Homayunfard

    Mez Homayunfard

    Co-Founder & Head of Partnerships

    Online Marketing Gurus

  • Matthew Pezzimenti

    Matthew Pezzimenti

    Founder & Conversion Optimisation Specialist

    Conversion Kings

  • Asif Khan

    Asif Khan


    Location Based Marketing Association

  • Andrew Cowling

    Andrew Cowling

    Growth Director

    90 Seconds

  • Joseph France

    Joseph France

    APAC Regional Director


  • Damian Naughton

    Damian Naughton

    Video Marketing Specialist, ANZ


  • Hamish Brown

    Hamish Brown

    Video Marketing Specialist, ANZ


  • Mick O’Brien

    Mick O’Brien

    Managing Director, APAC


  • Adam Quirk

    Adam Quirk

    Global Managing Director

    Traction Digital

  • Andrew Lane

    Andrew Lane

    CEO and Co-founder


  • Craig Shotland

    Craig Shotland

    Managing Director APAC


  • Roger Slater

    Roger Slater

    Head of Digital & Segments - APAC


  • Emma Bannister

    Emma Bannister

    Founder & CEO

    presentation studio

  • Andre van den Assum

    Andre van den Assum

    Marketing and Partnerships


  • Dan Richardson

    Dan Richardson

    Managing Director


  • Roddy Campbell

    Roddy Campbell

    Managing Director - New Business

    Universal Music Group

  • Ryf Quail

    Ryf Quail

    Managing Director, ANZ

    iMedia ANZ

  • Scott O'Brien

    Scott O'Brien

    CEO & Co Founder


  • Agenda

    11:00 AM - 3:00 PM
    Guests arrive at the Sheraton Grand Resort and register. The registration desk will be open to Brands from 11:00am - 1:00pm and for Networkers from 1:00pm - 3:00pm. Hotel check in available from 3:00pm
    1:00 PM - 2:45 PM
    As part of the brand constituency, this initial lunch is designed to 'feed' a collaborative vibe from the onset of the summit.
    APAC Regional Director
    2:45 PM - 3:45 PM
    Free Time
    3:45 PM - 6:00 PM
    A compulsory event where delegates are required to request and confirm meetings prior to the Summit. The session involves 10 x 10 minute meetings designed to float top line objectives and set up subsequent meetings after exploring synergies.
    Sponsored by:
    6:45 PM - 7:30 PM
    7:30 PM - 7:45 PM
    Managing Director, ANZ
    8:20 PM - 10:00 PM
    8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
    Day two begins with breakfast and barista coffee.
    Sponsored by:
    MMS Sydney
    9:20 AM - 9:55 AM
    If content is king, then video is the crown. We all know that. 73% of marketers planned to increase their video content, and by 2020 video will account for 79% of all global internet traffic. But how do you use video effectively as part of your content marketing strategy to help your brand rise abov ... ()
    Video Marketing Specialist, ANZ
    Video Marketing Specialist, ANZ
    9:55 AM - 10:05 AM
    Join Datorama’s Managing Director APAC, Mick O’Brien, as he shares how you can transform your marketing department into an intelligent, data-led insight engine and utilise Artificial Intelligence (AI) to transform the way marketers understand and interact with customers.
    Managing Director, APAC
    10:05 AM - 10:15 AM
    We know that consumers do not isolate their experiences by channel – a personal mobile experience can drive a customer to buy in-store and ultimately add incremental revenue. So, what role does mobile now play in this new digital commerce environment? How has the smartphone changed NZ shopping be ... ()
    Founder and CEO
    10:15 AM - 10:25 AM
    ROKT Transaction Marketing lets advertisers connect with customers when they’re most receptive, just when they’ve made an online purchase with a trusted brands.
    Managing Director APAC
    10:25 AM - 10:55 AM
    Morning Tea
    Sponsored by:
    MMS Sydney
    10:55 AM - 11:25 AM
    Breakout 1
    Breakout with 90 Seconds: The Uber of video production: How to leverage the gig economy 90 Seconds is the worlds leading cloud based, video production service. Creating content in over 64 countries through bases in Australia, New Zealand, Tokyo, Singapore, London, Philippines & the Unite ... ()
    Growth Director
    Senior Marketing Manager
    Breakout 2
    Breakout with Fulcrum: The importance of data driven relevant customer experiences Fulcrum enables data sitting in legacy systems, platforms and apps to drive action in an automated, continuous and real-time way to improve customer experience and deliver fast business results.
    Head of Digital & Segments - APAC
    Breakout 3
    Breakout with Presentation Studio: What is your next presentation worth to you? What is your next presentation worth to you? Presentation Studio write and design impactful and memorable presentations that influence your audience. Every time.
    11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
    Breakout 1
    Breakout with Universal Music: Turning customers into fans with the power of music We are UMG, the Universal Music Group. We are the world’s leading music company. In everything we do, we are committed to artistry, innovation and entrepreneurship. We own and operate a broad array of ... ()
    Managing Director - New Business
    Breakout 2
    Breakout with Genero: Every channel brands use to engage consumers has moved to video. Genero is a video production marketplace delivering high-quality content, affordably, and at scale and speed. Access our global community of 350,000 filmmakers, and collaborate with them and your team ... ()
    CEO and Co-founder
    Breakout 3
    Breakout with Wipster: All Brands Are Now Media Companies A streamlined review-and-approval process means less time spent writing emails, less time being harassed into meetings, less time waiting for approval, and more time creating, delivering, measuring, a ... ()
    Marketing and Partnerships
    1:00 PM - 5:00 PM
    Activity 1
    Golf The Palms is considered a championship course rivalling some of the best golf courses in Australia. It has a total length of 5904 metres off the champ ... ()

    Sponsored by:
    Activity 2
    Karting Get ready for some serious Go Kart Racing Fun! At 1.6 km long, the track is recognised as one of the world’s premier Karting facilities and will be th ... ()

    Sponsored by:
    Activity 3
    Casino Games Have you ever wanted to test a betting strategy on the roulette table but didn’t completely comprehend the game? Or perhaps you weren’t certain of the ... ()

    Sponsored by:
    Activity 4
    Sailing In Paradise Aboard your own private catamaran, the beautiful Gold Coast Broadwater is your playground. During the afternoon, you will enjoy spectacular views surr ... ()

    Sponsored by:
    90 seconds
    5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    Free Time
    7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
    8:00 AM - 8:45 AM
    9:20 AM - 9:50 AM
    Croud delivers exceptional results through digital marketing. We do this through a revolutionary combination of in-house talent, our global network of digital specialists, and proprietary technology which together, solve the biggest challenges to delivering exceptional results every single time; ... ()
    Managing Director
    9:50 AM - 10:35 AM
    Morning Tea
    Sponsored by:
    MMS Sydney
    10:35 AM - 11:50 AM
    A compulsory event where delegates are required to request and confirm meetings prior to the Summit. The session involves 4 x 15 minute meetings designed to float top line objectives and set up subsequent meetings after exploring synergies.
    Sponsored by:
    11:50 AM - 12:20 PM
    1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    Sponsored by:

    Advisory Board

  • Danielle Uskovic

    Danielle Uskovic

    Director, Sales and Marketing Solutions APAC


  • Christine Yoon

    Christine Yoon

    Digital Marketing Lead


  • Junna Massey

    Junna Massey

    Head of Digital Marketing


  • Emma Williamson

    Emma Williamson

    Director, Customer Experience

    L'Oreal Australia & New Zealand

  • Ben Shute

    Ben Shute

    Social Media Manager ANZ

    QBE Insurance

  • Simon Smith-Wright

    Simon Smith-Wright

    Regional Marketing Director, Asia

    Electronic Arts

  • Chris Noble

    Chris Noble

    General Manager

    World Nomads

  • Uttam Chakraborty

    Uttam Chakraborty

    Head of Digital Marketing


  • Vijay Solanki

    Vijay Solanki


    IAB Australia

  • Joseph France

    Joseph France

    APAC Regional Director


  • Lachlan Brahe

    Lachlan Brahe

    VP Australia & NZ


  • Mark Stanton

    Mark Stanton

    Vice President ANZ


  • Ryf Quail

    Ryf Quail

    Managing Director, ANZ

    iMedia ANZ

  • Event Sponsors

    • Taboola
    • Datorama
    • Conversion Kings
    • OMG
    • Brightcove
    • 90 seconds
    • Genero
    • ROKT
    • Traction Digital
    • clickfrenzy
    • Fulcrum
    • Wipster
    • Presentation Studio
    • MMS Sydney
    • Croud
    • Freshfocus
    • Universal Music
    • zipMoney
    • Cyberbia
    • Marketsoft
    • Shootsta
    • 90 seconds
    • Sparcmedia
    • Upland Adestra
    • Brightcove
    • clickfrenzy
    • MTSNZ
    • 123RF
    • World Branding Forum

    If you are a media agency, creative agency, digital agency, publisher or a technology platform / solution provider, you NEED to be at the iMedia Brand Summit NZ:

    Ready to get involved?

    Please email us


    Sheraton Mirage Resort
    Sheraton Mirage Resort 71 Seaworld Dr, Main Beach QLD 4217
    Gold Coast, Australia 4217

    +61 7 5577 0000

    The conference starts on 11th September at 12:00pm for the Brands-Only Lunch and this is followed by the always action-packed and exciting Business Connect (speed meeting) session at 3.45pm for all attendees. The conference will end at 3pm on Wednesday 13th September with a coach service for all delegates back to the airport.

    Sheraton Mirage Resort
    71 Seaworld Dr, Main Beach QLD 4217
    T: (07) 5577 0000

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