The BDMF 2012 is part of the growing Brighton Digital Festival and has capacity for 300 people following a successful 2011 event when tickets for the one-day conference sold out within three hours. This year each morning kicks off with two keynote presentations at The Old Court Room.
Day one’s keynote on Wednesday 12 September is Alex Meisel at the Mobile Marketing Association with another speaker to be confirmed. Day two’s keynotes on 13 September are Allister Frost Managing Director of Wild Orange Media & Ex-Microsoft speaking on Microsoft, marketers and the psychology of the social web and James Hamlin, Seatwave’s Marketing Director speaking on Using email and social media.
Short 45-minute workshops then take place for smaller groups of 40 in various venues throughout Brighton, covering key digital marketing disciplines and issues. The workshops will be led by Pure360 and the event partners including Vertical Leap, White Hat Media, Dynmark, Fresh Egg, Content & Motion, iCrossing and Future Insight Analytics.
Workshop themes include email marketing, cross channel, measurement and analytics, mobile, PPC, SEO, blogging and online content and social. See here for full line up - http://www.brightondigitalmarketing.com/the-line-up.
The BDMF will culminate in a networking party, sponsored by r-cubed, on Brighton seafront. Other venues hosting the interactive workshops include Fabrica, Brighton Pavilion, myhotel and Friends Meeting House – all at central locations and walking distances apart in Brighton.
About the Brighton Digital Marketing Festival
For digital marketers from all industries, the BDMF pulls together some of the greatest minds in digital marketing over two days of interactive learning. In its second year the BDMF joins exciting Brighton events such as UX Brighton and Flash on the Beach as part of the Brighton Digital Festival. Pure360 organise the event with support from Vertical Leap, White Hat Media, Dynmark, Fresh Egg, Fruit Media, and Content and Motion.