About Think 2018
Held in January 2018, Think is our annual one-day conference where we celebrate marketing and the creativity and innovation shaping it.
With inspiring speakers covering topics including GDPR, social media, innovation, creativity, video and strategy the day was full of great insights, fascinating discussion points and even a puppy!
Scroll down to watch the presentations and register for updates and news on our next event, Think 2019.
EMMA COLLINS – COLLINS & CO
Conscious change for a creative world.
Businesses need to evolve in order to survive, that's the driving message from Emma Collins. In this talk, Emma speaks about the shifts and demands which change the way we work, and the ways we can navigate it with agility and confidence.Watch Emma's Talk
Jordan McDowell – Coop
'Can you make this go viral?'
Your colleagues think you have a magic button, we all know it's not that easy. Listen as Jordan provides an honest account of helping a 170 year old co-operative retailer leverage viral social media sharing and how he and his team help protect one of the UK's best loved brands from social media crisis.Watch Jordan's Talk
MATT BESWICK – CO-FOUNDER OF AIRA
The Million Dollar Dog - Getting the most out of Paid Social.Watch Matt's Talk
Chris Buck – Franklins Solictors
Are you geared up for GDPR?
With the biggest change to data protection happening in over 20 years, Chris discusses the new rules and regulations around using personal data, when the General Data Protection Regulation comes into play on May 25, 2018. Here’s your guide to getting prepared...Watch Chris' Talk
Paul Richings – BDA
Where do ideas come from?
What sparks an amazing idea? Is it one fleeting moment, a video that’s gone viral, or perhaps it’s just passionate people? Paul explores the importance of ideas, what inspires them and where they can take us.Watch Paul's Talk
Rob Jarvis – BDA
The innovation game.
In an age of change, we find ourselves under pressure to stay relevant, fend off competition and meet the demands of our customers, but creativity and innovation provide the long-term robustness to survive and prosper. In this talk, Rob looks at user consumption, why we need to innovate, how we innovate and the things that are changing our industry.Watch Rob's Talk
Lee Williams – BDA
The interactive video experience.
See something you like? Well, now you can click on it with the future of video. From tracking analytics to in-video shopping, Lee digs deeper into how video is using interactive elements to cater to a consumer’s every need.Watch Lee's Talk
Camilla Smith – BDA
The art of creating great strategy.
Why the secret to developing a strategy is more than just creating a plan – it’s the process you take to implement success. Listen as Camilla describes how to create a strategy with tactics and tenacity in a competitive market.Watch Camilla's Talk
In their words...
A great day networking with other marketing professionals and learning all things digital and strategy today at the #think18 conference - nice to meet you all! @NHFTNHS
Good learnings today at #Think18. Insightful presentations and content. Much to take back to @yourAAH and bring into new campaigns. Thanks
Getting to experience a Microsoft HoloLens today was amazing. A real insight into the future of technology and marketing 👌 #Think18
Thank you @thinkbda for an inspiring day at #Think18 yesterday. Dare to be different theme worked well.