Top international speakers to headline Acceleration’s Digital Ignition Symposium

Acceleration will be featuring a host of top local and international speakers at its second Digital Ignition Symposium.

April 8, 2013

Acceleration will be featuring a host of top local and international speakers at its second Digital Ignition Symposium, to be hosted at Le Franschhoek Hotel and Spa near Cape Town from 4 to 5 June this year.

Acceleration´s Digital Ignition Symposium brings together both local and international talent, to explore new ideas and build lasting relationships with people that count. It provides a platform for open thinking, unconstrained discussion and valuable networking with absolutely no sales pitches.

The expert speakers already confirmed for the conference include Jeff Eales, Director of Systems & Development at BSKYB and Judd Marcello, the marketing director for ExactTarget EMEA.

Jeff Eales, a TV advertising veteran of nearly 40 years, is working on the next generation of TV advertising for Sky. Judd Marcello is currently responsible for the developing the e-Dialog EMEA marketing strategy, inclusive of B2B marketing, corporate brand and messaging, public relations, content marketing, product launches, lead generation and sales enablement.

“Digital executives must redefine their worlds and accelerate their digital initiatives as their consumers become more digitally engaged. This event will provide them with inspiring ideas to drive the marketing, publishing, mobile, social and app strategies they need to succeed in the digital space.” Says Acceleration Director, Richard Mullins.

“We are excited to announce speakers of the calibre of Judd Marcello and Jeff Eales, and expect to confirm more top local and international names for the conference in the weeks to come. This is a superb opportunity for digital publishers and marketers to network with thought leaders in the space and to gain insights that they will be able to translate into practical strategies,” continues Mullins.

As a digital executive attending the conference, you can expect to:

• Get insights that will help you to leverage your marketing technology investments.
• Network with senior digital marketing and publishing executives from around the world, explore new ideas and   learn how your peers are tackling the same challenges you face.
• Gain exposure to the latest best practices and innovations in digital marketing from world-leading experts in   the field.