Aviva, Morrisons and Caitlin Moran to feature at IAB Engage 2016

Aviva and Morrisons will be among the brands featured at the Internet Advertising Bureau's annual flagship Engage conference, which will be held across two full days for the first time.

Aviva, Morrisons and Caitlin Moran to feature at IAB Engage 2016

The event, at The Barbican in London on 12 and 13 October, will help show advertisers how to make the most of digital with a series of talks by senior representatives of brands, agencies, and media owners. 

Caitlin Moran, the author and journalist at The Times, will lead the line-up of speakers, which includes Jan Gooding, the group brand director at Aviva and Amanda Metcalfe, the chairman at Morrisons 

The first day of Engage 2016 will kick off with the launch of the IAB/PwC Digital Adspend figures for the first half of this year.

Guy Phillipson, the chief executive of the IAB, said: "To be able to say that we are about to embark on our 12th IAB Engage is such an exciting achievement for us.

"I am extremely proud that the event has now expanded into a two-day extravaganza with tonnes of top brands on the bill as well as some really influential, senior industry folk. So mark out your diaries for 12 and 13 October, you won’t want to miss this one."

Campaign is running a special 15% discount for all its readers – with voucher code CAM16, until Wednesday 31 st August 2016. The voucher code can only be redeemed when booking on the IAB website.

For more information, visit iabuk.net/engage.

Confirmed list of speakers, with more to follow:

  • Adam Morgan, founder, eatbigfish 
  • Amanda Metcalfe, former CMO Morrisons & marketing director, eBay 
  • Andy Higgins, chairman, Morrisons 
  • Caitlin Moran, journalist, author, and broadcaster at The Times
  •  Dr Hannah Fry, a lecturer in the Mathematics of Cities at the Centre for Advanced Spatial Analysis at University College London
  • Jan Gooding, group brand director, Aviva
  • Jo Kenrick, former CMO, Homebase
  • Matt Stockbridge, analytics manager, Mondelez