Event Listings

This page details advertising and marketing conferences and events run by WARC and its partner organisations around the world. Further details are available direct from the organisers.

Conferences labelled WARC attending will be attended and reported on by WARC. See our Event Reports page for the latest reports.

April 2017

May 2017

1 - 2 May, 2017 Dubai, UAE

Seamless Middle East is the key meeting place for this brave new world of commerce. It is a new event built on 18 years of experience – a seamless continuity from the region's largest and longest running conference focused on cards and payments, to a dynamic summit and large scale exhibition bringing together the converging worlds of ecommerce, retail and payments. Speakers include:
  • Sid Jatia, Vice President, Direct-To-Consumer, Omnichannel Digital, Under Armour Inc
  • Mr Lars Silberbauer, Senior Global Director of Social Media and Video, Lego
  • Mr Abdulaziz Al Jouf, Chief Executive Officer, Paytabs
  • Mr Martin Barthel, Global Head of Global Retail & eCommerce Strategy, Facebook
  • Ms Antonia Ellis, Managing Director, Retail Influence, Diageo
Agenda topics include:
  • Imagining the purchasing experience of tomorrow
  • Omnichannel in 2017: what matter the most
  • The new channel of omnichannel analytics
  • Harnessing the power of social commerce
  • Preparing for distributed commerce
  • Making the Internet of Things a reality

Web: https://goo.gl/xpWfXb

1 - 3 May, 2017 Chicago, USA

Technology will change the face of insights – and your role – as you know it. The question is, are you prepared? Take command of technologies shaping the future of Market Research. TMRE in Focus helps you understand how technology can be used, together, with your traditional MR skills, to deliver better insights, faster to your customers.
Register with code FOCUS17WARC to save 20% on your registration.

Web: https://marketing.knect365.com/consumer-insights/

25 May, 2017 London, United Kingdom

Market Research Summit is designed for practitioners in market research, consumer insight and business strategy that play a vital role in understanding consumers. The conference provides a platform for innovative, disruptive and passionate leaders who are pioneers in their discipline.

The theme for 2017 is 'Connecting the Dots'. As practitioners, researchers are constantly required to piece the puzzle together or connect the dots that make sense of the full picture. At this year's conference we will hear from brands that have integrated different sources of insight to solve a particular problem.

Use discount code WRC15 to get 15% off.

Web: www.insight-intelligence.com/mr-summit-2017-book-now

June 2017

28 - 29 June, 2017 Singapore, Singapore

MRMW is designed and crafted for the market research community to stay up to date with the latest trends and innovations. Going beyond the regular event topics, MRMW actively seeks out new technologies from inside and outside the industry. Complemented by our MRMW Awards and our Start-up competition, the MRMW conference is your one-stop shop to find out what’s new.

Web: http://apac.mrmw.net

July 2017

6 July, 2017 London, United Kingdom

2016 was the tipping point. Mobile ad revenues overtook digital display for the first time as programmatic, personalisation and geo-targeting fuelled growth alongside the increasingly dominant role mobile plays in our everyday daily lives. MMS Mobile will bring together 400 C-level brand marketers and agency execs to kick-start their mobile drive this summer in the heart of London’s colourful Brick Lane. Discover innovation in lively keynotes and explore successes and failures through in-depth brand case studies. Take action through tech in deep dive workshops and connect with your peers via one-to-one meetups. Plus you can eat, drink, dance and be merry until late at our legendary al fresco Street Food Social summer party. If you would like to be considered for this invite-only meet up for the most-forward thinking marketers and agencies, make sure you register your interest today.

Web: http://modernmarketingsummit.uk/

September 2017

27 - 28 September, 2017 Cape Town, South Africa

MRMW is designed and crafted for the market research community to stay up to date with the latest trends and innovations. Going beyond the regular event topics, MRMW actively seeks out new technologies from inside and outside the industry. Complemented by our MRMW Awards and our Start-up competition, the MRMW conference is your one-stop shop to find out what’s new.

Web: http://africa.mrmw.net

October 2017

11 - 12 October, 2017 Singapore, Singapore

Qualitative360 APAC will be held on Oct 11-12 in Singapore. Together with our advisory board and trusted partners, we have created a unique conference agenda covering all aspects of qualitative market research. Join us in October to experience this exciting mix of client case studies, interactive workshops, new methodologies and the latest in research technologies.

Web: http://apac.qual360.com

November 2017

8 - 10 November, 2017 Berlin, Germany

MRMW is designed and crafted for the market research community to stay up to date with the latest trends and innovations. Going beyond the regular event topics, MRMW actively seeks out new technologies from inside and outside the industry. Complemented by our MRMW Awards and our Start-up competition, the MRMW conference is your one-stop shop to find out what’s new.

Web: http://eu.mrmw.net

29 - 30 November, 2017 London, United Kingdom

Over the past 12 years, ad:tech has evolved into an exclusive networking hub for brands, agencies, publishers and tech providers to meet, pitch and discover what’s hot in the industry right now. Attended by 1000+ brand marketers - 50% of the audience - this year’s event will explore how the convergence of marketing and advertising innovation can enable brands to re-engage brands and people. Expect one-to-one meetings, big name keynotes, deep-dive workshops, the most exciting start-ups and 2000+ inquisitive minds eager to discover the innovations that will provide the edge. If you would like to be considered for this invite-only meet up with the marketers at the forefront of the madtech revolution make sure you register your interest.

Web: https://london.ad-tech.com/