25 September 2018 - Nottingham Contemporary, Notts, UK

MarketEd.Live 2018: The Annual Marketers Conference.


Welcome to the future of marketing.

World-class speakers and industry specialists providing their knowledge so you can bring their expertise to your business.

MarketEd.Live is a conference we created because what we wanted didn't exist. If you work in marketing, or are a business owner that conducts your own, our event will bring to you the latest knowledge, advice and strategies from world-class industry experts and big brands.

Make your marketing strategies more sophisticated by learning about other multiple marketing disciplines that work hand-in-hand with your current expertise Build relationships with other delegates and share experiences with great people. We'd love to see you in Nottingham in September.

Meet the speakers

Listen to these incredible people share their wealth of knowledge

CEO - I Am Here

Chris Strub

Chris Strub is an award-winning road-trip marketer, twice-published author, course instructor and the first person to use live-streaming and Snapchat in all 50 U.S. states.

CEO - Fanbytes

Timothy Armoo

Timothy Armoo is the 22 year old CEO of Fanbytes, the Worlds 1st Snapchat influencer network helping brands like Warner, Universal, and Sony reach teens on Snapchat. 

Founder - CMA

Chris Marr

Chris Marr is a teacher and student of content marketing. He’s the founder and driving force behind the Content Marketing Academy, the UK’s largest membership organisation of its type.

Director of Marketing and Advancement - Loughborough University

Emma Leech

Emma is Director of Marketing and Advancement at Loughborough University, overseeing communications, marketing, recruitment, web and digital, widening participation, international and fundraising and development.

Audience Development Editor - Beano

Hollie Brooks

Hollie develops brand audiences for Beano, the nation's favourite comic and has helped them manage the migration to digital.

Head of Comms - EE

Howard Jones

Howard Jones is Head of Comms at EE and a passionate advocate of technologies that connect people together.

Head of Content & Partnerships - Podcast Websites

Hannah McCreesh

Hannah McCreesh is an established lifestyle blogger who moved into podcasting in 2018 prior to joining the UK’s #1 podcast hosting platform, Podcast Websites as Head of Content & Partnerships.

Director - Visualised IT

Joada Allen-Booth

Joada is the director of Visualised It Video Production, a creative company specialising in TV commercials, corporate promotional videos, event videography and educational workshops.

Managing Director - Strafe Creative

Ross Davies

Ross Davies is a creative and technically-minded professional working as Managing Director for Strafe Creative, an award winning creative agency in Nottingham.

Our sponsors

A big thank you to our sponsors who have helped MarketEd.Live happen

We truly appreciate the love and support from these brands. Some are providing us with services, others are helping us make the event special.

Conference running order

MarketEd.Live 2018 Schedule

Need to know when your fingers are going to ache from tweeting? Check out when people are speaking here. Agenda is subject to change.

Tuesday 25 September 2018

8.30 - 9.30


9.30 - 9.45

Welcome to MarketEd.Live 2018

9.45 - 10.15

BizPaul - The Future of Marketing

What does marketing look like tomorrow? In this session, we'll discover the things to make note of now in preparation for changes ahead.

10.15 - 10.45

Chris Marr - Content Marketing

10.45 - 11.15


Grab some refreshments, have a natter with your peers.

11.15 - 11.45

Emma Leech - PR

11.45 - 12.15

Howard Jones - Technology

How technology can help you can be personal and authentic, even if you're a brand with 30 million customers.

12.15 - 12.45

Timothy Armoo - How to Take Advantage of Advertainment, The New Language of Social

In this talk , Timothy will be talking about the concept of advertainment and how brands can use iti to remain relevant to the younger audience. As Adblocking is on the rise and people tune out ads, the people who win in the millennial marketing space are those who do things differently, moving from disrupting content to enabling great content. In this talk,, Timothy will be explaining how he’s helped the worlds biggest – and smallest brands- do this at scale

12.45 - 13.45


We've got a super lunch lined up for you! More time for networking.

13.45 - 14.15

Ross Davies - The Growth of Disparate Information, and What It Means for the Small Business Landscape

As apps and social media continue to evolve and grow, your website will soon no longer been your main shopping portal. This is because of the growth of disparate information – the idea that customers will check multiple different sources of information before making a decision. As a small business, this means that you can no longer rely on having one information hub. Imagine booking a restaurant for a meal out – how many different sources of information would you check before booking? This change is going to redefine how you build and manage the online profile of your business – are you ready?

14.15 - 14.45

Hannah McCreesh - Building Profitable Influence Using Podcasting & Audio Marketing

With an eye on the future, this session will deliver clear, actionable takeaways on how marketers, agencies and business owners can build an influential audio platform that delivers solid ROI and creates a community of raving fans that continues to deliver results where other marketing channels fail. Why and how does this work so well? Be here to find out.

14.45 - 15.15

Joada Allen-Booth - Fast Forwarding in Video Production

Everything you need to know about where video is going, and how businesses can use developments such as Sky Q to create video in broadcast quality.

15.15 - 15.45


More coffee! No nana napping this afternoon for you!

15.45 - 16.15

Hollie Brooks - Audiences

How did the Beano go from a print comic to a multi-digital platform and how did they take their audience with them?

16.15 - 16.45

Chris Strub - Community

What is marketing if it's not about connecting with communities? Does it really matter what type of organisation you are when connecting with people? Learn from Chris's trip livestreaming around the US, as the first person to broadcast in each of the 50 states.


Let the after party begin!

Line up the mojitos!

Venue Location

Nottingham Contemporary Weekday Cross Nottingham NG1 2GB