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Up North: A new marketing event in Manchester by connective3

by Frankie Bisi

May 3, 2023

Up North is a one-of-a-kind marketing event that brings together leading marketers, inspirational thinkers, and entrepreneurs for a day of inspiring and innovative content that will help you with your day-to-day and inspire you for your next five years.

The full day marketing festival will feature 24 speakers and 2 stages with content on all things digital marketing, business strategy and personal development. Talks that will help you think bigger, work smarter and inspire you to get more from your marketing strategies.

A unique Manchester venue

Up North will take place on June 22 at Victoria Warehouse in Manchester. Close to Old Trafford, Victoria Warehouse is a uniquely designed event spaces, perfect for a gathering of Northern marketers. Expect plenty of exposed brick and dramatic lighting – throw in two stages and 400 digital marketers, and we’re sure to have one hell of a day.

Up North speaker line-up

The speaker line-up for Up North has been curated by the marketing team at connective3 and includes marketers from leading brands and agencies including Surreal, Depop, Cisco, Girls in Marketing, Google with more to be announced in the coming weeks.

connective3's northern event heritage

Headquartered in Leeds, with a large office in Manchester, connective3 has a heritage in running events in the North. Last year we launched a successful event series called Digital Bites, welcoming new and experienced speakers to share digital marketing insight in the form of short bite size presentations. Digital Bites now has a community of over 500 marketers and welcomed 21 speakers to the stage.

Charlie Harris, Marketing Director at connective3 said: “We’re so excited to launch our first big marketing event and chose to host this event in Manchester, as we’re passionate believers in the value of uniting the digital community in the north. We have our second largest connective3 office here, have built our Digital Bites networking events here and felt that this city had to be the home for Up North.”

Register for free

Tickets are free but limited with over half of them already reserved, you can secure yours here.


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