Nottingham Digital Summit

The Nottingham Digital Summit is the Midland’s biggest digital marketing event, bringing together more than 700 delegates from the marketing, creative, and technology communities. It is a unique charity fundraising event, with all your delegate fee going to our charity of the year, the Nottingham Refugee Forum.

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WP Engine Summit/2019: The digital breakthrough conference

Susan Hallam will be speaking at the WP Engine Summit sharing her entrepreneurial journey from business startup to one of the UK’s leading scale up digital agencies. Join her and other visionary speakers as we distill, decode, and internalise the industry’s hottest trends into disruptive ways of approaching your digital business.

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The UX showstopper: data and design – Jenni Stacey, Experian – Nottingham Digital Summit

Why is UX in marketing important? Jenni first explains why UX is important to marketers. She starts by outlining that it delivers and experience users come back for, allows you to gain insight into what your users want and how you can make it real and maximise conversions.  Finding the balance Start by talking to […]

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Remote and virtual working: implications for the digital workforce – Adam Harris, Fresh Mindset – Nottingham Digital Summit

Next up is Adam Harris from Fresh Mindset who discussed the implications of remote and virtual working. He shared tips, tools and techniques he’s learnt from a series of conversations with online businesses owners over the last 18 months.  Adam opened with a quote from Richard Branson: “one-day offices will be a thing of the […]

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Digital transformation through business intelligence – Darren Turner, Air BI – Nottingham Digital Summit

With the Nottingham Digital Summit 2019 now approaching its conclusion, Darren Taylor of Air BI has come to the stage to give a demonstration of how business intelligence can transform a business for the better and improve efficiency. What is BI?  The first thing Darren covers is to explain what BI actually is. Business Intelligence […]

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Creating influential content – Susan Moeller, BuzzSumo – Nottingham Digital Summit

The third talk of the afternoon on the Playhouse stage at the Nottingham Digital Summit was Susan Moeller of BuzzSumo. She discussed how to navigate current trends and move your audience from passivity to partnership. Passivity to partnership is becoming harder This is for a number of reasons: Distrust of social networks: Because they’ve preyed […]

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How to build, inspire and keep a successful design team – Julie Kennedy, Saint Gobain – Nottingham Digital Summit

The Nottingham Digital Summit is well underway now and following the lunch break, accomplished designer Julie Kennedy from Saint Gobain and a wide range of other industries has taken to the stage to give a wonderful talk about how to build a successful design team and how to inspire and keep them happy. Why design […]

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Data-driven social media marketing – Kieran S-Lawler, Hallam – Nottingham Digital Summit

The second talk of the afternoon at the Playhouse was Kieran S-Lawler, Senior Earned Media Consultant at Hallam. He discussed using data for successful social media marketing. Did you know there are over 500 social media platforms in the world today? Social media platforms include Trip Advisor, where you can upload your holiday pictures, or […]

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Lessons from working with Google – Robert Craven, The Directors Centre – Nottingham Digital Summit

The Summit continues with an insightful and interactive talk from Robert Craven who shares his lessons from working with Google, who he worked with in 8 different countries. Robert’s presentation has four main focuses: mindset, team, OKR’s and speed. Mindset Robert found that the Mindset of the employees at Google was entirely different from the […]

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Product management: getting signal from the noise – Chanade Hemming, Virgin Media – Nottingham Digital Summit

Chanade Hemming, product manager at Virgin Media and digital lead for the ‘I get help’ journey, continues the Summit with a presentation on product management. Throughout the presentation, Chanade emphasises the importance of customer experience and immersing yourself in the customer world.  Getting signal from the noise  We live in a world with so much […]

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Focus on SEO: panel discussion – Nottingham Digital Summit

The first afternoon talk on the Playhouse stage at Nottingham Digital Summit was an SEO panel discussion, led by Susan Hallam, with the following speakers: Barry Adams, Polemic Digital Dave Cain, Boots Charlotte Tomlinson, Hallam Daniel Woodhouse, Experian What are the issues you should be working on in SEO? BA: One big trend is machine […]

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SEO and UX team, unite! – Ben Wood and Julio Taylor, Hallam – Nottingham Digital Summit

In the morning session, Julio Taylor, creative director at Hallam, and Ben Wood, digital director at Hallam gave an entertaining presentation centred around the importance of uniting SEO and UX. According to Julio and Ben, the gap between design and SEO is getting shorter. Currently, SEO and UX teams don’t collaborate enough, and this has […]

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