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A Creative Disruption festival from The Drum

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Day 1
15 Jun 2020
15 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST
In partnership with WhiteOps

Predictions Series: The future of ad fraud

Marketing

Featuring

  • Ryan Murray, regional director, APAC, WhiteOps
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
15 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

Can you build communities through food?

Cities

Featuring

  • Asma Khan, founder & owner, Darjeeling Express
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
15 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

The retail reality

Retail

Featuring

  • Clare Bailey, consultant, The Retail Champion
  • Jack Izzard, director, The Great British Bounceback
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
15 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

Burger King's secret sauce

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Fernando Machado, global chief marketing officer, Burger King
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
15 June 18:30 BST / 13:30 EST / 01:30 SST

Daily highlights - Day 1

Day 2
16 Jun 2020
16 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Keith Weed

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Keith Weed, president, Advertising Association
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
16 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

A new normal? lessons for brands and marketers

Best Practice

Featuring

  • John Sculley, former ceo of Apple, former president of Pepsi
  • David A Steinberg, chief executive officer, Zeta Global
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
16 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

Asics innovation

RetailEntertainment

Featuring

  • Gary Raucher, executive vice president category, EMEA, ASICS
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
16 June 20:00 BST / 15:00 EST / 03:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Lisa Sherman

Society

Featuring

  • Lisa Sherman, president & chief executive officer, The Advertising Council
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
16 June 21:00 BST / 16:00 EST / 04:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 2

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 3
17 Jun 2020
17 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST
In partnership with Ebiquity

Prediction Series: The future of pitching virtually

Best PracticeMarketing

Featuring

  • Leela Nair, managing director sea, Ebiquity
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
17 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

The future for news brands

Media

Featuring

  • David Buttle, global marketing director, commercial, FT
  • Suzi Watford, chief marketing officer, WSJ
  • Terry Hornsby, ad solutions director, Reach
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
17 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

What makes a great chief creative?

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Frederick Levron, worldwide creative partner, FCB Global
  • Paul Shearer, chief creative officer, Impact BBDO
  • Liz Taylor, global chief creative officer, Leo Burnett
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
17 June 15:30 BST / 10:30 EST / 22:30 SST

How GoDaddy supported business needs

RetailSociety

Featuring

  • Fara Howard, chief marketing officer, GoDaddy
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
17 June 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 3

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 4
18 Jun 2020
18 June 08:30 BST / 03:30 EST / 15:30 SST

How to reach The Drum's audience by self-publishing to thedrum.com

Marketing

Featuring

  • Diane Young, chief executive officer, The Drum
18 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Nils Leonard

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Nils Leonard, founder, Uncommon
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
18 June 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

Global Street Art going forward

Cities

Featuring

  • Lee Bofkin, co-founder and ceo, Global Street Art
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
18 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Dr Ryan Wallman

Health

Featuring

  • Dr Ryan Wallman, creative director and head of copy, Wellmark Pty Ltd
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
18 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST
In partnership with Appsflyer

Do brands need to think like tech companies to survive?

Best PracticeMarketing

Featuring

  • David Llewellyn, marketing director, EMEA, Appsflyer
  • Chris Sutcliffe, editor at The Drum Network, The Drum
18 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

The United Nation's creative debrief

Best PracticeHealthSociety

Featuring

  • Dawda Jobarteh, global head of the sdg strategy, United Nations
  • Maya Bogle, co-founder, Talenthouse
  • Imogen Watson, journalist, The Drum
18 June 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST
In partnership with Yext

No wrong answers: flattening the misinformation curve

Marketing

Featuring

  • Gordon Young, editor-in-chief, co-founder, The Drum
  • Jon Buss, managing director - UK & Northern Europe, Yext
18 June 18:00 BST / 13:00 EST / 01:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 4

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 5
19 Jun 2020
19 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

The live event evolution

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Jon Ola Sand, executive supervisor of the eurovision song contest and head of live events, EBU/Eurovision
  • Samantha Fay, svp global brand strategy, Guiness World Records
  • Oliver Davies, head of marketing and development, Edinburgh Festival
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
19 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

What's on your bookshelf with Laura Jordan Bambach

Education

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Laura Jordan Bambach, chief creative officer, Grey
19 June 13:00 BST / 08:00 EST / 20:00 SST

Creating disruption

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Vicki Maguire, chief creative officer, Havas London
  • Ben Golik, chief creative officer, M&C Saatchi London
  • Amy Garrett, managing director, Trouble
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
19 June 13:45 BST / 08:45 EST / 20:45 SST

Fireside chat with Fernando Machado

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Fernando Machado, global chief marketing officer, Burger King
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
19 June 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST

From CMO to CEO Insights and advice from president and CEO of Rémy Cointreau Americas, Ian McLernon

Marketing

Featuring

  • Ian McLernon, president and ceo, Remy Cointreau, Americas
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
19 June 16:30 BST / 11:30 EST / 23:30 SST

The Chip Shop Awards: Creativity unbound

Best Practice
19 June 19:00 BST / 14:00 EST / 02:00 SST

A Cup of Tea With... Shante Bacon

Society

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Shante Bacon, founder and chief executive officer, 135th Street Agency
19 June 20:00 BST / 15:00 EST / 03:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 5

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 6
22 Jun 2020
22 June 05:00 BST / 00:00 EST / 12:00 SST

How JD.com innovated during China’s lockdown

Retail

Featuring

  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
  • Ella Kidron, senior manager, global corporate affairs, JD.com
22 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

Lenovo: Education and the digital divide

EducationMarketing

Featuring

  • Bhaskar Choudhuri, chief marketing officer, Lenovo Asia Pacific
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
22 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

Nivea’s approach to building a modern day skincare brand

Marketing

Featuring

  • Andrea Pedrazzini, chief executive officer, One Touch
  • Tobias Collée, vice president masterbrand & communication nivea, Beiersdorf
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
22 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

Moving into Music: Virgin Money's engagement plans

Finance

Featuring

  • Louise Hodges, head of consumer communications, Virgin Money
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
22 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

The Mars mission

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Andy Pharoah, vice president, corporate affairs & sustainability, Mars
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
22 June 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST

Ben & Jerry's global head of activism on taking a stand

Marketing

Featuring

  • Christopher Miller, global head of activism, Ben & Jerry's
  • Rebecca Stewart, trends editor, The Drum
22 June 18:00 BST / 13:00 EST / 01:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 6

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 7
23 Jun 2020
23 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST
In partnership with DoubleVerify

Prediction Series: The future of brand safety

Marketing

Featuring

  • Michele Yow, business director, APAC, DoubleVerify
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
23 June 09:00 BST / 04:00 EST / 16:00 SST

What's on your bookshelf with Harjot Singh

Education

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Harjot Singh, chief strategy officer EMEA & UK, McCann
23 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

Lights, camera, diversity!

EntertainmentMarketing

Featuring

  • Liz Murphy, director, Sweetshop
  • Catherine Lees-Millais, director, MediaMonks
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
  • Meena Ayittey, film director, Great Guns
  • Eileen Hanna, Baileys marketing manager, Diageo PLC
23 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST
In partnership with Neustar

Agile marketing is about focus, not speed

Marketing

Featuring

  • Mark Gooding, head of growth, marketing solutions, EMEA & APAC, Neustar
  • Sinem Soydar, global senior digital marketing manager, Vodafone Group
  • Gordon Young, editor-in-chief, co-founder, The Drum
23 June 15:30 BST / 10:30 EST / 22:30 SST

A cup of tea with Katy Howell

Education

Featuring

  • Katy Howell, chief executive officer, immediate future
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
23 June 18:00 BST / 13:00 EST / 01:00 SST

The Drum Digital Advertising Awards winners ceremony

Best Practice
23 June 19:30 BST / 14:30 EST / 02:30 SST

Daily highlights - Day 7

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 8
24 Jun 2020
24 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

How 5G can power the city of the future

CitiesMedia

Featuring

  • Mustafa Kapasi, chief commercial officer, M1
  • Shawn Lim, reporter, APAC, The Drum
24 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

What's on your bookshelf with Shanice Mears

Education

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Shanice Mears, co-founder, The Elephant Room
24 June 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

My first year at Comic Relief

Society

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Alison Moore, chief executive, Comic Relief US
24 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST
In partnership with Braze

The ‘new’ brand agenda

Retail

Featuring

  • Magith Noohukhan, evangelist, Braze
  • Nicholas McCarthy, EMEA alliances director, senior vice president, Merkle Inc.
  • Nina Bibby, chief marketing officer, O2
  • Thomas Walker, online marketing and ecommerce manager, Pizza Hut
  • David Sealey, director of growth and strategy, CACI
  • Peter Markey, chief marketing officer, TSB
  • Gordon Young, editor-in-chief, co-founder, The Drum
  • Steven Habbi, head of global brand design and management, HSBC
24 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Bonin Bough

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Bonin Bough, founder & chief growth officer, Bonin Ventures
24 June 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST

How tech will aid educators

Education

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Priya Lakhani, OBE, founder and chief executive officer, Century Tech
24 June 19:00 BST / 14:00 EST / 02:00 SST

Daily highlights - Day 8

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
Day 9
25 Jun 2020
25 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

The future of the client-agency relationship

Marketing

Featuring

  • Brent Smart, chief marketing officer, IAG
  • Pratik Thakar, head of integrated marketing communications, asean, Coca-Cola
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
25 June 09:00 BST / 04:00 EST / 16:00 SST

Winning by design

Best Practice

Featuring

  • John Mathers, chairman, British Design Fund
  • Natasha Chetiyawardana, creative partner and founder, Bow & Arrow
  • Garry Blackburn, creative director, Rose
  • David Azurdia, creative partner, Magpie Studio
  • Garrick Hamm, creative partner, Williams Murray Hamm
25 June 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

What's on your bookshelf with Asad Dhunna

Education

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Asad Dhunna, chief executive and founder, The Unmistakables
25 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

Making a difference to society

Society

Featuring

  • Paul Lindley OBE, founder, Ella's Kitchen
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
25 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST
In partnership with Financial Times

Guinness’ longterm investment in brand

Society

Featuring

  • Grainne Wafer, global brand director, Guinness at Diageo
  • David Buttle, global marketing director, commercial, FT
25 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST
In partnership with Shutterstock

Creativity’s impact on shaping a better future

Society

Featuring

  • Flo Lau, creative director, Shutterstock
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Stacy-Ann Ellis, copywriter, Droga5 New York
  • Steven Moy, global chief executive officer, Barbarian
25 June 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST

Step into the future: the world in 2030 - LIVE

Society

Featuring

  • Amy Kean, brand and innovation director, AndUs
  • Daniel Hulm, chief executive officer, Satalia
  • Lucie Greene, founder, Light Years
  • Emma Chiu, global director, Wunderman Thompson Intelligence
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
Day 10
26 Jun 2020
26 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST
In partnership with Iris

Predictions Series: Don’t underestimate the era of live

Marketing

Featuring

  • Sorcha John, global director, future strategy, Iris
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
  • Ben Essen, chief strategy officer, Iris
26 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

Lessons from disaster relief efforts

Society

Featuring

  • Lorey Zlotnick, chief marketing officer, Team Rubicon
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
26 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Noel Edmonds

Media

Featuring

  • Noel Edmonds, broadcaster, producer and presenter, Positivity Radio
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
26 June 13:00 BST / 08:00 EST / 20:00 SST

How sponsors pivoted in F1's absence

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Christine Schröder-Schönberg, head of global sponsorship, DHL
  • Matt Hurst, head of global aws sports marketing and communications, Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Ben Pincus, director of commercial partnerships, Formula One
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
26 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

How to reach The Drum's audience by self-publishing to thedrum.com

Marketing

Featuring

  • Diane Young, chief executive officer, The Drum
26 June 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST

The Associated Press on the future of news media

Media

Featuring

  • Julie Tucker, global marketing director, Associated Press
  • Sam Bradley, assistant editor, The Drum
26 June 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

Happy hour Q&A with Bombay Sapphire’s Tom Spaven

Marketing

Featuring

  • Tom Spaven, brand director, North America, Bombay Gin
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
Day 11
29 Jun 2020
29 June 06:00 BST / 01:00 EST / 13:00 SST

Riot Games on the future of esports

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Chris Tran, head of esports for South East Asia, Hong Kong and Taiwan, Riot Games
  • Shawn Lim, reporter, APAC, The Drum
29 June 08:00 BST / 03:00 EST / 15:00 SST

The evolution of cities

Cities

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Nicole Yershon, founder and chief executive officer, NY Collective
  • Councillor Asher Craig, Deputy Mayor with responsibility for communities, equalities and public health, Bristol City Council
  • James McQuivey PHh.D, VP principal analyst, Forrester
  • Maryam Banikarim, head of marketing, Nextdoor
29 June 10:30 BST / 05:30 EST / 17:30 SST

Brand innovation and learnings from lockdown - Episode one

Marketing

Featuring

  • Gretchen Eischen, global vice president of marketing, SAP Procurement Solutions
  • Donovan Neale-May, founder and executive director, CMO Council
  • Cammie Dunaway, chief marketing officer, Duolingo
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
29 June 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST
In partnership with Wix

D2C or Marketplace?

Retail

Featuring

  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
  • Liat Gurwicz, head of ecommerce marketing, Wix
  • Crystal Etienne, founder and chief executive officer, Ruby Love
  • Rob Pierre, co-founder and chief executive, Jellyfish
29 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

The potential of touchless technology

Cities

Featuring

  • Catherine Morgan, director, Ocean Labs, Ocean
  • Anders Hakfelt, svp product & marketing, Ultraleap
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
29 June 14:45 BST / 09:45 EST / 21:45 SST

Sneak preview of The Drum Labs

Marketing

Featuring

  • Gordon Young, editor-in-chief, co-founder, The Drum
  • Cameron Worth, founder, SharpEnd
29 June 15:30 BST / 10:30 EST / 22:30 SST

What LADBible's learned from lockdown

Media

Featuring

  • John McCarthy, reporter, The Drum
  • Colin Gottlieb, chief growth officer, LADbible Group
Day 12
30 Jun 2020
30 June 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

Brand innovation and creative disruption with Go-Jek

Marketing

Featuring

  • Ainul Yaqin, group chief marketing officer, Go-Jek
  • Shawn Lim, reporter, APAC, The Drum
30 June 09:00 BST / 04:00 EST / 16:00 SST

Money marketing: How brands have adapted

Finance

Featuring

  • Richard Warren, director of marketing communications, Lloyds
  • Tanya Joseph, managing director of specialist services, H + K Strategies London
  • Chad West, director, global marketing & communications, Revolut
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
30 June 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

Which recent digital demands will customers continue to expect?

Marketing

Featuring

  • Simon Miles, global customer director of Walmart, Coca-Cola
  • Cat Hartland, head of The Drum Recommends, The Drum
30 June 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

D&I: Time to reset the conversation

Society

Featuring

  • Katy Howell, chief executive officer, immediate future
  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Leila Fataar, founder, Plaform13
  • Debarshi Pandit, SVP international business / head of multicultural business, Sky
  • Rania Robinson, chief executive officer & partner, Quiet Storm
  • Ete Davies, chief executive officer, Engine
  • Sarah Jenkins, managing director, Saatchi & Saatchi London
30 June 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Syl Saller

Marketing

Featuring

  • Syl Saller, chief marketing officer, Diageo
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
30 June 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST

Brand innovation and learnings from lockdown - Episode two

Marketing

Featuring

  • Bob Liodice, chief executive officer, ANA
  • Justin Parnell, senior director, oreo brand, Mondelez International, Inc.
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
30 June 16:30 BST / 11:30 EST / 23:30 SST

How emotion is better for business

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
  • Tom Stein, chairman and chief client officer, Stein IAS
  • Reuben Webb, chief creative officer, Stein IAS
30 June 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST

The future of media

Best Practice

Featuring

  • John McCarthy, reporter, The Drum
  • Dylan Davenport, managing director, The Wild, Jungle Creations
  • Daisy Wyatt, head of digital, The i Paper
  • Ayshah Tull, reporter, Channel 4
30 June 20:00 BST / 15:00 EST / 03:00 SST

What's happening with Walgreens?

Retail

Featuring

  • Patrick McLean, senior vice president, chief marketing officer, Walgreen Co.
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
30 June 21:00 BST / 16:00 EST / 04:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Jonathan Mildenhall

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Jonathan Mildenhall, chief executive officer, TwentyFirstCenturyBrand
Day 13
1 Jul 2020
1 July 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

Why Korean drama is dominating streaming

EntertainmentMedia

Featuring

  • Virginia Lim, chief content officer, Viu
  • Shawn Lim, reporter, APAC, The Drum
1 July 09:00 BST / 04:00 EST / 16:00 SST

What's next for destination marketing?

Cities

Featuring

  • Vicki Miller, director of marketing, VisitScotland
  • Fletch Brunelle, vice president of marketing, Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority
  • Justin Reid, director of destination marketing, Europe, Middle East & Africa, Tripadvisor
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
1 July 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST
In partnership with Adform

What marketers need from adtech in lockdown

Marketing

Featuring

  • John McCarthy, reporter, The Drum
  • Peter Markey, chief marketing officer, TSB
  • Philip Acton, country manager UK and Benelux, Adform
1 July 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

CMO to CEO: The new ‘Succession’ - LIVE

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Sherilyn Shackell, global chief executive officer, The Marketing Academy
  • Sarah Warby, chief executive officer, Lovehoney
  • Cheryl Calverley, chief executive officer, eve sleep
1 July 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

Winning work: The story of StorySign

Best PracticeEducation

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Neil Pymer, creative director, Aardman
  • Mark Wheatley, executive director, European Union of the Deaf
  • Laura Visick, head of innovation, FCB Inferno
1 July 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

A cup of tea with... Derek Walker

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Derek Walker, founder, Brown and Browner
1 July 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST
In partnership with Bidstack

Gaming: ‘Bedroom’ hobby to boardroom priority - Part 1

Entertainment

Featuring

  • John McCarthy, reporter, The Drum
  • Will Kassoy, president, ex-Activision Blizzard and Adcolony, Omaze
  • Glen Calvert, chief operating officer of esports team Fnatic and founder of Affectv, Fnatic
  • James Draper, chief executive officer, Bidstack
  • Charlotte Cook, VP Gaming, Bidstack
  • Derek Wise, Chief Product Officer, Oracle Data Cloud
1 July 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

Future of retail and pharmacy with Boots

Health

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Helen Normoyle, marketing director, Boots UK and ROI
1 July 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST

What’s on your bookshelf? with David Kolbusz

Education

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • David Kolbusz, chief creative officer, Droga5
Day 14
2 Jul 2020
2 July 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

Redefining tourism marketing in Animal Crossing

Marketing

Featuring

  • Mira Bharin, director, brand, marketing and communications, Sentosa Development Corporation
  • Sascha Kuntze, chief creative officer, BBH Singapore
  • Charlotte McEleny, deputy and Asia Pacific editor, The Drum
2 July 09:00 BST / 04:00 EST / 16:00 SST

Returning to the silver screen

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Shona Gold, group director of brand & marketing, Vue International
  • Karen Stacey, chief executive, DCM
  • Kathryn Jacob OBE, chief executive officer, Pearl & Dean
2 July 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST
In partnership with LAB Group

Protecting vulnerable online users

Society

Featuring

  • Tanya Joseph, managing director of specialist services, H + K Strategies London
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Adrian Webb, Chairman, LAB Group
2 July 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

How Virgin Racing overcame lockdown for fans

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
  • Dan Matson, head of marketing, Envision Virgin Racing
2 July 13:30 BST / 08:30 EST / 20:30 SST

How to reach The Drum's audience by self-publishing to thedrum.com

Marketing

Featuring

  • Diane Young, chief executive officer, The Drum
2 July 15:30 BST / 10:30 EST / 22:30 SST

The future of beauty

Retail

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Montse Passolas, global chief marketing officer, GHD
  • Nora Zukauskaite, global head of marketing, Ciaté London
  • Cat Turner, global chief creative officer and co-founder, Cult
2 July 16:00 BST / 11:00 EST / 23:00 SST

Racism, the most urgent public health emergency

Health

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Faisal Ahmed, head of innovation, Sudler London
  • Claire Gillis, international chief executive officer, WPP Health Practice
2 July 17:00 BST / 12:00 EST / 00:00 SST
In partnership with Criteo

Has the social distancing economy created a new consumer?

Media

Featuring

  • Marc Ó Fathaigh, country manager, Criteo
  • Rebecca Stewart, trends editor, The Drum
  • Jennifer Glass, director of digital, North America, Pandora
  • Carly O'Brien, chief marketing officer, The Very Group
Day 15
3 Jul 2020
3 July 07:00 BST / 02:00 EST / 14:00 SST

Esports: behind the headlines

EntertainmentRetail

Featuring

  • Jasper Mah, director of esports, APAC, SPORTFIVE
  • Lawrence Chan, managing director, MyRepublic Singapore
  • Shawn Lim, reporter, APAC, The Drum
3 July 10:00 BST / 05:00 EST / 17:00 SST

The future relationship between brands and music

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Lynn Lester, managing director of events, The Drum
  • Katie Melua, recording artist, Performer
  • Sumit Bothra, director, ATC Management
  • Gary Cohen, head of brand partnerships, ATC Management
3 July 10:30 BST / 05:30 EST / 17:30 SST

Unlocking the potential of women's sport post-lockdown

Marketing

Featuring

  • Rebecca Stewart, trends editor, The Drum
  • Zarah Al-Kudcy, head of commercial partnerships, Formula 1
  • Laura Weston, head of PR & trustee, Women's Sport Trust
  • Emily Defroand, hockey player, Team England and Team GB
3 July 11:00 BST / 06:00 EST / 18:00 SST

Gratitude & appreciation

Health

Featuring

  • Alister Gray, founder, Mindful Talent
3 July 12:00 BST / 07:00 EST / 19:00 SST

Empowering small communities with eBay

Society

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Geoff de Burca, chief strategy officer, MediaCom
  • Rob Hattrell, chief executive officer, UK, eBay
3 July 13:00 BST / 08:00 EST / 20:00 SST
In partnership with Bidstack

Gaming: ‘Bedroom’ hobby to boardroom priority - Part 2

Entertainment

Featuring

  • John McCarthy, reporter, The Drum
  • Will Kassoy, president, ex-Activision Blizzard and Adcolony, Omaze
  • Glen Calvert, chief operating officer of esports team Fnatic and founder of Affectv, Fnatic
  • James Draper, chief executive officer, Bidstack
  • Charlotte Cook, VP Gaming, Bidstack
  • Derek Wise, Chief Product Officer, Oracle Data Cloud
3 July 14:00 BST / 09:00 EST / 21:00 SST

Brand comms after Covid-19

Best Practice

Featuring

  • Tamara Bennett, director of communications, Virgin
  • Jason Teitler, svp, global communications and brand lead, Special Olympics International
  • Jackie Khan, head of marketing and communications, Oscar Health
  • Stephen Lepitak, executive editor, The Drum
3 July 15:00 BST / 10:00 EST / 22:00 SST

Brand activism with Unilever’s Aline Santos

Society

Featuring

  • Sonoo Singh, associate editor, The Drum
  • Aline Santos, EVP global marketing and chief diversity & inclusion officer, Unilever
3 July 16:15 BST / 11:15 EST / 23:15 SST

Presenting your Can-Do industry band featuring special guest, singer-songwriter, Katie Melua

Entertainment

Featuring

  • Charles Briens, field marketing manager, Europe, Ogury
  • Ella Kerr-McCutcheon, programmatic strategy consultant, JCDecaux
  • Gina Chow, planning and campaign manager - APAC, Bloomberg Singapore
  • James Booth, founder and chief executive officer, Scoota
  • James Dietz, studio manager, Amplify
  • Lydia NG, business owner, Thinktechniq
  • Andy Dougan, global business partner/head of experiential, Geometry
  • Katie Melua, recording artist, Performer