Thursday 20 & Friday 21 July at the Contact Theatre, Manchester

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Thursday 20 July

Time Room One Room Two
08:45 Registration & Coffee
09:35 Welcome
09:35 Jon Burkhart – Founder, TBC Global
“Constant Curiosity: Getting Customers To Incessantly Crave Your Attention”
10:35 Gerry White – Just Eat
“The Ultimate HTTPs Guide”
Charlie Whitworth – SEO Director, Banc
Google’s Fred Update & the new search quality evaluator guidelines”
11:20 Coffee break
11:40 Sam Noble – Founder, Biddable Moments
“From Loyalty to Royalty – Using Paid Media to Increase Customer Lifetime Value”
Pete Campbell – Managing DirectorKaizen
“Technical SEO & Site Speed Tactics in a Mobile-First World”
12:25 Renée Mellow – Head of Emerging Digital Activation, EMEA, MediaCom
“The 5th Screen? The 6th Surface?”
James LoweryManaging Director, Compeller Digital
“Knocking on the Door of the Echo Chamber”
13:10 Lunch
13:55 Tim Stewart – Web Optimisation Consultant SiteSpect, TRS Digital
“Better Conversion with Intelligent Analytics”
Will Critchlow – CEO, Distilled

Gaps in the algorithm: what Machine Learning can teach us about the limits of our knowledge

14:40 Mark Thomas – VP of Customer Success, Botify
“Marginal Gains: Get beyond management speak and convey the value of Technical SEO”
Lauri Putkinen – Agency Lead UK/I, Smartly
“Create Thousands of Facebook Ads in An Instant – Join the Automation Wave”
15:25 Coffee break
16:10 Dane Stanley – Global Marketing DirectorMissguided
“In conversation with…”
17:30 – Late The Candidate Social – Roxy Ballroom


Friday 21 July

Time Room One Room Two
09:00 Registration & Coffee
09:30 Welcome
09:35 David Levin – Creative Director, That Lot
“A Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Social Media Galaxy”
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10:35 Ben O’Sullivan – Partner Manger, Facebook
‘The Need for Speed: Capture Attention in the Mobile World’
Dan Wigley – Director of Analytics & CRO, Dentsu Aegis
“Configuring your Google Analytics to power personalisation”
11:20 Coffee Break
11:40 Bartosz Goralewicz – CEO, Elephate
“Technical SEO experiments as a key to google’s black box” 
Russell McAthy – CEO, Cubed
“Marketing to the Middle Funnel”
12:25 Fernando Angulo & Sean Patterson – SEMrush
“Marketing 360: Looking for the ideal Search Union”
Hana Bednarova – Digital PR Manager, Tecmark
“When Plan B becomes Plan A”
13:10 Lunch
13:55 Simon Heseltine – Vice President of Search, For Rent
“Search – What does the future hold?”
Alex Pickering – Head of Paid Social, iProspect
“Pay to Play: How to dominate the Paid Social landscape”
14:40 David Norris – Creative Strategist, SnapChat
“Why the Minidisc still matters”
15:40 Conference Close