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New Date Confirmed! The Engaging Digital Comms Conference - Charities, Not-For-Profits, Public Sector Will Take Place On 22nd September! Only The Freshest Digital Communications Will Drive Impressive Results – 34 Charities, Not-For-Profits & Low-Budget Organisations Reveal All!

New Date Confirmed! The Engaging Digital Comms Conference - Charities, Not-For-Profits, Public Sector Will Take Place On 22nd September! Only The Freshest Digital Communications Will Drive Impressive Results – 34 Charities, Not-For-Profits & Low-Budget Organisations Reveal All! A One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 22nd September 2020, Central London. 

Create & Evidence Authentic, Relevant Audience Connections & Experiences With Limited Resources For High-Impact, Inspirational & Engaging Digital Communications Which Deliver! Charities, Public Sector, Not-For-Profit & Higher Education Organisations Share Practical, Fresh & Cost-Effective Digital & Social Engagement Strategies To Maximise Online Reach & Impact & Measurably Drive Results. 8th Annual Event! Download the brochure here >>

A One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 22nd September 2020, Central London. Coronavirus Update >> 

Book Without Worry. As the COVID-19 situation continually evolves, we want to keep you informed and confident in choosing to participate in our events.

  • If Global Insight Conferences needs to reschedule the event, we will simply roll over your registration to the new date
  • If you have questions or concerns, please email us today or call +44 (0)20 3479 2299

34 Charities, Public Sector, Not-For-Profit & Higher Education Organisations Share Practical, Fresh & Cost-Effective Digital & Social Engagement Strategies To Maximise Online Reach & Impact & Measurably Drive Results... All In Just 1 Day!

  1. Vibrant Social Media Which Cuts Through On A Limited Budget: Make your social media work for you with creative, practical strategies which generate engagement
  2. How Do You Measure & Evidence Digital Success? Set meaningful metrics and KPIs to unlock insights into strategic digital comms performance and engagement
  3. Sway Stakeholders, Justify Spend, Secure Investment: Translate performance stats and success into value-generating prospects for the organisation, and the customer
  4. Engaging, Data-Led Audience Strategies: Tap into audience behaviours, drivers and data – even without all the right tools at your disposal!
  5. Cultivate Winning Digital Mixes & Omni-Channel Journeys: Improve every component in your digital toolkit for pain-free servicing and outstanding experiences
  6. Put Theory Into Action For Exceptional Engagement On A Shoestring: Success stories from when a little has gone a long way!
  7. Conversion-Boosting Content: Shaking up your content strategies to deliver authentic, inspiring narratives which really resonate
  8. Low-Budget, High-Impact Video: Smartphone-wielding strategies to deliver authentic video content which engages and inspires viewers
  9. Optimise Budget & Resources: Imaginative methods to make the most of every pound of public money or donations
  10. Budget-Friendly New Tech & Future Trends: Explore tools and technologies which will ensure greater impact and futureproof your digital communications

The Engaging Digital Comms Conference - Charities, Not-For-Profit, Public Sector At A Glance

34+

Charities, Not-For-Profit, Public Sector Speaking

97%

Average Satisfaction Rating

10

Advanced Topic Streams

8

Years Leading The Way

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Inspiring Day

Why This Engaging Digital Comms Conference - Charities, Not-For-Profit, Public Sector? 

  • 1 Affordable Day!
  • 8 Years Of Insights & Innovations
  • 97% Satisfaction Rate!
  • Insights From Viral Campaigns: Instagram, Facebook, Twitter & More! 
  • Breakout Streams: A. Fundraising B. Customer Service Or Digital Comms? C. Accessibility D. Email Personalisation
  • Engagement Showcase Case Study 
  • Informal Peer-To-Peer Discussions: A. Verbal Framing B. Imperial College Perspective C. Digital Media When You're Not In Control
  • Savvy Smaller Organisations Speak Out!

97% Delegate Satisfaction Rating At Our Latest Annual Engaging Digital Comms Conference & 9 Years Leading The Way With Ground-Breaking Conferences! Hear What Previous Attendees Think:

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34 Charities, Not-For-Profits, Public Sector Professionals Offer Practical Insights In 1 Day: Social Media • Measure & Prove Digital Impact • Internal Buy In & Support • Audience Insights, Data & Personalisation • The Winning Digital Channel Mix • Engagement Showcase • Fresh Video • Inspiring Content • Fundraising Breakout • Optimise Budget & Resources • Future Trends & (Budget Friendly) New Tech

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Create & Evidence Authentic, Relevant Audience Connections & Experiences With Limited Resources For High-Impact, Inspirational & Engaging Digital Communications Which Deliver! Charities, Public Sector, Not-For-Profit & Higher Education Organisations Share Practical, Fresh & Cost-Effective Digital & Social Engagement Strategies To Maximise Online Reach & Impact & Measurably Drive Results. 8th Annual Event! A One-Day, Industry-Led Conference & Networking Event, 28th April 2020, Central London

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08.30 Registration, Morning Coffee & Objective Setting

09.00 GIC Welcome, Morning Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

Gemma Malley, Director of Communications & Development, BookTrust

 

 

Social Media Success!

09.15 Achieve Stand-Out Social Media Success With Creative Approaches To Overcome Limited Budgets, Data & Reach Without Breaking The Bank

Sharon Jones, Head of Digital, BookTrust

Social Media

09.35 Make Your Social Media Work For You! Push The Boundaries For Vibrant Social Media From Stories To Influencers, Established & Emerging Channels

Andrew Hyams, Head of Campaigns & Communications, Safe Passage International

 

 

Clare Paredes, Head of Communications & Marketing, National Housing Federations

 

 

Amina Khan, Senior Digital Communications Advisor, International Planned Parenthood Federation

Elizabeth Starling, Senior Marketing Officer, Digital & Communications, Norwich University of the Arts

Oli Dillon, Social Media Manager, Stroke Association 

Measure & Prove Digital Impact

10.05 Meaningful Metrics To Gain Tangible Perspective On Digital Comms Activities & Engagement Levels To Drive Improvements & Inform Future Spend

Blair Campbell, Head of Insight & Digital, University of Hertfordshire

10.25 Morning Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

Internal Buy In & Support

10.55 Evidence Digital Communications Success To Secure Internal Buy In & Support

Jonathan Dando, Director of Marketing & Communications, Teach First

11.15 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner

Audience Insights, Data & Personalisation

11.35 Tactics To Really Understand Your Audience Data, Behaviours & Drivers For Insight-Led, Targeted Strategies - Even Without All The Tools At Your Disposal!

Tony Finnegan, Senior Communications Manager, Ofcom

Attention-Grabbing Video

11.55 Low-Budget, High-Impact Strategies For Shareable, Informative & Engaging Video Content Which Bolsters Brand Image & Resonates With Supporters & Customers

Sean Ryan, Director of Communications, Save the Children UK

Sasha Nicholl, Head of PR & Digital, Save the Children UK

Breakouts: Your Choice

12.15 : Breakouts: Your Choice

A. Fundraising, Increase Baselines, Save Resources! Elevate Digital Comms Strategies To Fuel Fundraising, Generate Support & Increase Donations

Jenny Flack, Head of Community & Events Fundraising, Sense

OR Informal Breakout In The Networking Room

B. Customer Service Or Digital Comms?

Catherine Hepton, Head of Marketing & Engagement, Sandwell College

C. Email Personalisation

Phil Clark, Head of Content & Audience, British Medical Association

D. Accessible Digital Comms

12.35 Lunch & Informal Networking For Speakers, Delegates & Partners

Informal Peer-To-Peer Discussions

13.05

A. Implementing a video-first social media strategy

Sophie Burns, Senior Content Manager, The Scottish Government

B. Imperial College Perspective

Vickie Sheriff, Director of Communications, Imperial College London

C. Digital Comms When You’re Not In Control

Esme Wilks, Senior Communications Manager, Social Sciences Division, University of Oxford

Alison Brindle, Head Of Communications, Medical Sciences Division, University of Oxford

Opening Remarks

13.35 Afternoon Co-Chairs’ Opening Remarks

Paul Mylrea, Director of Communications, University of Cambridge

Elizabeth Starling, Senior Marketing Officer, Hospice UK

Optimise Budget & Resources

13.45 Squeeze The Most Engagement & Impact From The Least Resources With Outside-The-Box Digital Comms & Time Efficient Prioritisation

Double Perspective

13.45 Simon Williams, Head of Communications & Policy, HEART UK

14.05 Lynn Roberts, Assistant Director- Digital & Innovation, Action For Children

14.25 Bonus Session; Reserved For Exclusive Conference Partner

Budget-Friendly New Tech Panel 

14.45 Leverage Cost-Conscious Technologies & Explore Emerging Trends To Future Proof Your Digital Comms

Said Dajani, Head of Digital, Diabetes UK

David Geary, Head of Communications, Irish National Teachers’ Organisation

Kenon Man, Head of Digital Marketing, University of Swansea

Anju Verma, Head of Digital Communications, HM Land Registry

Authentic Communications

15.15 Leverage Brand Ambassador Relationships To Drive Growth, Trust, Authenticity & Engagement

John McCarthy, Executive Director of Marketing & External Relations, University of Salford

Catherine Beachill, Social Media Manager, University of Salford

15.35 Afternoon Refreshment Break With Informal Networking

The Winning Digital Channel Mix

16.05 Cultivate Omni-Channel Journeys & Digital Mixes Which Match Your Audience Needs To Minimise Pain Points & Achieve Seamless Experiences

Helen Crumley, Head of Communications and Engagement, NHS West Essex CCG

Engagement Showcase

16.25 Achieve The (Im)Possible! Put Theory Into Action To Win Supporter Loyalty, Drive Brand Engagement & Awareness & Boost Revenue

Mark Whatham, Head of Brand & Marketing, Blind Veterans UK

Raising Awareness

16.45 How RSPB Took On The UK Music Charts To Raise Awareness & Public Engagement

Laura Ward, Head of Online Content, RSPB

Steven Roddy, Principal Campaigner, RSPB

Inspiring Content

17.05 Cultivate Content To Drive Audience Conversations & Conversions!

Emma Dalby Bowler, Head of Digital Engagement, Mind

17.25 Co-Chairs’ Closing Remarks & Official Close Of Conference

Get Involved In The 8th Annual Engaging Digital Communications Conference!

Can You Help Digital Comms Professionals Take Their Strategies To The Next Level? For more information on how to get involved, please call +44 (0) 20 3479 2299 or email partner@digitalcommsconference.com.

Book an exhibition stand with delegate passes! Exhibition space is limited and will be issued on a first-come, first-served basis.

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