This August we’re exploring the world of nexts!
What’s next for the world of the consumer undoubtedly means a shift for marketers and brands alike as they adjust and optimise their efforts towards the new channels and tech adorned by their customers.
At this event, we’ll be exploring five up and coming tech-driven consumer shifts, and how you can prepare and indeed thrive with the rise of the machines.
Here are just some of the topics our speakers will be discussing:
Tony Davis, Client Engagement Principal, DiUS
Tony will be talking about the 5 Tech Trends underpinning consumer shifts – an Australian Perspective, exploring five major technology trends that are influencing Australian consumer behaviour today, and how this evolution is reshaping the way that our businesses and communities connect and operate. Trends in Artificial Intelligence, Drones, Agriculture, Entertainment and Healthcare will be framed through a deep dive into innovative Australian companies that are cutting a path into the future through a challenging - but extremely promising - landscape.
Chris James, Executive Creative Director, Imagination
Chris will be talking us through a global look at how technology is driving brands to rethink how they engage with their customers. He will examine the global shift away from marketing towards physical experiences to show how technology is driving engagement across consumer and B2B brands.
With a creative and digital career spanning more than two decades, Chris has an impressive balance of award-winning creative work and commercial experience spread across branding, product, experience design and communications.
As a digital specialist, he understands technology, connected experiences and the power data can bring to a creative idea. As such he is constantly striving to create world-class solutions that are powered by technology, and find new ways to create customer engagement & experiences that drive growth for clients.
Tony is a technology professional with a 20-year career that spans digital media and marketing, innovation and product development. After 15 years working with digital marketing and SaaS technologies, Tony pivoted to consulting and custom development. DiUS is a team of 120 Engineers, Developers, Designers and technology specialists who work with clients to design and build digital products, help them solve interesting and challenging problems, and develop an internal capability that builds competitive advantage. In his current role with DiUS, Tony works with clients such as Qantas, Nine, Origin Energy and REA Group, as well as some lesser-known success stories such as BresicWhitney, Data Republic and Rokt.