When
October 4, 2018
Price
$1950 + GST
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Speakers

Introducing our speakers for Modern Marketing Summit Sydney 2018:

Autumn White

Autumn White

Head of Digital, West
Jenny Williams

Jenny Williams

Chief Marketing Officer
Rob Leach

Rob Leach

General Manager, APAC
Gai Le Roy

Gai Le Roy

Interim CEO & Director of Research
Ricky Chanana

Ricky Chanana

Managing Director, AUNZ
Ben Sharp

Ben Sharp

Head of Revenue & Operations, AUNZ
Autumn White

Autumn White

Head of Digital, West - OMD

Autumn White is currently the Head of Digital, West Coast for OMD. She helps to craft the vision for how all digital channels drive existing and new clients’ businesses. Influence and inspire all teams and functions across the region to ensure the digital vision comes to life in the work. Lead ongoing digital thought leadership and education internally and externally. With the complex and always shifting digital space, she integrates with and across the broader teams (creative partners, media owners and most of all, clients). She focuses on insuring OMD’s Digital Strategy and Investment vision and practices are consistently delivered on for clients. Prior to that, she spent the past several years helping to lead and evolve OMD’s digital analytics offering. Before OMD, Autumn spent many years focused on the automotive vertical. She spent 3 years at Toyota where she developed their internal analytics team supporting the Toyota, Lexus and Scion brands. She also worked on Nissan and Infiniti, as the Manager of Business Intelligence at The Designory.

Jenny Williams

Jenny Williams

Chief Marketing Officer - Compare the Market

Jenny has been in technology-driven marketing (on and offline) for over 30 years. She has worked across Australia, Asia, America and Europe and is focused on driving innovation, growth and the evolution of the digital marketing industry.

Jenny was appointed to her current role as CMO of market-leading comparison service comparethemarket.com.au, to fast-track the company’s transformation into a truly customer-centric business by diversifying its consumer interactions and relationships. She is also responsible for evolving one of Australia’s most-loved brand assets – the meerkats.

Jenny is an active participant in digital industry associations, and speaks frequently at conferences on various aspects of digital and the impact it has had on both the marketing and advertising industries. She has developed and run training programs for AdSchool and private clients, and has participated at board level on change management, particularly in relation to digital.

With a strong focus on digital, jenny has worked with marketers, agencies and media companies to implement major digital change either through the evolution or the creation of totally new business models.

Rob Leach

Rob Leach

General Manager, APAC - Kargo

Rob Leach is a results driven business leader with over 20 years experience in the advertising and media industry. He completed an Economics degree at Oxford Brookes University and has since worked for some of the world's largest media brands including BSkyB, Newscorp and BBC Worldwide. Rob has an impressive track record of launching and growing digital businesses, leading high performing teams and delivering profitable strategic solutions.

This includes launching Interactive TV Advertising at BSkyB, MCN Connect Australia (Foxtel's online and interactive advertising division) and the BBC Global iPlayer. Rob is a thought leader in the monetisation of content across converging digital platforms. He is an accomplished industry spokesperson with international experience and has spoken at conferences and events across the UK, Europe, the USA, South Africa and ANZ. Rob currently lives in Sydney, Australia, where he is General Manager, Asia Pacific, for Kargo.

Jason Tonelli

Jason Tonelli is CEO of Performics Australia, the performance marketing engine of Publicis Groupe.

He has more than 16 years’ experience in media search, trading, and technology, having worked across most facets of digital media from search to running a trading desk.

Jason was previously the Chief Digital and Technology Officer for Publicis Media, where he drove leading technology solutions, innovation and digital strategic work across the Group. Prior to this, he worked for five years as the Executive Director of Digital Technology and Content at Starcom Mediavest Group and before this he spent over seven years at Aegis developing and leading their programmatic solution.

Jason has directly worked with the world’s leading brands to transform their digital strategies and performance. He currently leads a team of world-class performance marketers in helping brands unlock better performance from their online budgets.

Gai Le Roy

Gai Le Roy

Interim CEO & Director of Research - IAB

With over 20 years' experience in digital media & advertising, Gai brings extensive industry knowledge and a deep understanding of both the commercial and consumer elements of the digital advertising market. She helps drives the IAB's programs to build a healthy, diverse and sustainable digital advertising industry. She has previously held senior management and research roles in a range of media organisations including Fairfax, Nine and Nielsen.

Sophie Madden

Sophie is the CEO of the Media Federation of Australia. Starting her career working at one of the first Independent Media Agencies, Sophie has over 25 years’ experience in the media and communication industry, ranging from working as a Media Specialist at full service Communication Agencies and independent Media Agencies to Senior Marketing roles in global FMCG and Telco companies.

Her most recent role before joining the MFA was Head of Marketing Services for Kraft Australia New Zealand, prior to this Sophie was Global Head of Media for Vodafone based in Europe. Before re-locating overseas, she spent 10 years working for Unilever as the Australasia Media Director.

Ricky Chanana

Ricky Chanana

Managing Director, AUNZ - Unruly

Ricky is currently Managing Director of Unruly AUNZ, where he believes in utilising consumer research, actionable insight and market awareness, to help his clients supercharge their digital video campaigns and drive business impact.

Having worked in the industry for over 15 years, Ricky has extensive experience on both the buy and sell sides of the advertising fence. Throughout his career at media agencies and publishers, he has worked with major global and local brands within FMCG, Auto, Finance, Retail as well as other prominent categories.

Ricky is a passionate advocate of innovation to improve the consumer experience, and has continually strived to push the boundaries for his organisation in an ever-changing digital landscape.

In his previous role as Chief Investment Officer for Maxus, Ricky oversaw all major investment across the agency. He upskilled his team to become leaders in media mix modelling - in turn helping their clients to drive efficiencies through screen agnostic planning and fluid investment across the media mix.

Ben Sharp

Ben Sharp

Head of Revenue & Operations, AUNZ - Pureprofile

Ben is an Australian digital industry pioneer with 20 years experience in digital media, ad technology and advertising.

Ben has enjoyed an impressive career with a focus on creating and building successful media businesses with high profile roles as Group Sales Manager at Yahoo!7; Co-founder of Allure Media and Managing Director of AdRoll in APAC. In addition to this Ben was founding Chairman of the IAB Technology Council.

Ben is a successful and motivated leader passionate about digital media, and how technology and creativity can be blended to create new and profitable revenue streams. This is reflected in the support and investment he provides to a range of high growth technology businesses.

Based in Pureprofile’s Sydney office, Ben’s role is significant in optimising the customer experience for our clients, focussing on revenue growth and operational excellence across Pureprofile’s ANZ, the company’s biggest market.

Agenda

Get ready to hear the best brand and agency marketers discussing the hottest industry topics – all on one stage and all focused on programmatic. In a single day, MMS Sydney will change the way you think about modern marketing and programmatic innovations while uncovering new trends, technologies, and case studies to propel your strategy further.

The agenda will be updated frequently, so be sure to check back for the latest information.

  • Speakers

    Autumn White Head of Digital, West, OMD
    Autumn White

    Autumn White

    Head of Digital, West
    OMD

    Autumn White is currently the Head of Digital, West Coast for OMD. She helps to craft the vision for how all digital channels drive existing and new clients’ businesses. Influence and inspire all teams and functions across the region to ensure the digital vision comes to life in the work. Lead ongoing digital thought leadership and education internally and externally. With the complex and always shifting digital space, she integrates with and across the broader teams (creative partners, media owners and most of all, clients). She focuses on insuring OMD’s Digital Strategy and Investment vision and practices are consistently delivered on for clients. Prior to that, she spent the past several years helping to lead and evolve OMD’s digital analytics offering. Before OMD, Autumn spent many years focused on the automotive vertical. She spent 3 years at Toyota where she developed their internal analytics team supporting the Toyota, Lexus and Scion brands. She also worked on Nissan and Infiniti, as the Manager of Business Intelligence at The Designory.

  • Speakers

    Ricky Chanana Managing Director, AUNZ, Unruly
    Ricky Chanana

    Ricky Chanana

    Managing Director, AUNZ
    Unruly

    Ricky is currently Managing Director of Unruly AUNZ, where he believes in utilising consumer research, actionable insight and market awareness, to help his clients supercharge their digital video campaigns and drive business impact.

    Having worked in the industry for over 15 years, Ricky has extensive experience on both the buy and sell sides of the advertising fence. Throughout his career at media agencies and publishers, he has worked with major global and local brands within FMCG, Auto, Finance, Retail as well as other prominent categories.

    Ricky is a passionate advocate of innovation to improve the consumer experience, and has continually strived to push the boundaries for his organisation in an ever-changing digital landscape.

    In his previous role as Chief Investment Officer for Maxus, Ricky oversaw all major investment across the agency. He upskilled his team to become leaders in media mix modelling - in turn helping their clients to drive efficiencies through screen agnostic planning and fluid investment across the media mix.

  • Speakers

    Rob Leach General Manager, APAC, Kargo
    Rob Leach

    Rob Leach

    General Manager, APAC
    Kargo

    Rob Leach is a results driven business leader with over 20 years experience in the advertising and media industry. He completed an Economics degree at Oxford Brookes University and has since worked for some of the world's largest media brands including BSkyB, Newscorp and BBC Worldwide. Rob has an impressive track record of launching and growing digital businesses, leading high performing teams and delivering profitable strategic solutions.

    This includes launching Interactive TV Advertising at BSkyB, MCN Connect Australia (Foxtel's online and interactive advertising division) and the BBC Global iPlayer. Rob is a thought leader in the monetisation of content across converging digital platforms. He is an accomplished industry spokesperson with international experience and has spoken at conferences and events across the UK, Europe, the USA, South Africa and ANZ. Rob currently lives in Sydney, Australia, where he is General Manager, Asia Pacific, for Kargo.

  • Speakers

    Ben Sharp Head of Revenue & Operations, AUNZ, Pureprofile
    Ben Sharp

    Ben Sharp

    Head of Revenue & Operations, AUNZ
    Pureprofile

    Ben is an Australian digital industry pioneer with 20 years experience in digital media, ad technology and advertising.

    Ben has enjoyed an impressive career with a focus on creating and building successful media businesses with high profile roles as Group Sales Manager at Yahoo!7; Co-founder of Allure Media and Managing Director of AdRoll in APAC. In addition to this Ben was founding Chairman of the IAB Technology Council.

    Ben is a successful and motivated leader passionate about digital media, and how technology and creativity can be blended to create new and profitable revenue streams. This is reflected in the support and investment he provides to a range of high growth technology businesses.

    Based in Pureprofile’s Sydney office, Ben’s role is significant in optimising the customer experience for our clients, focussing on revenue growth and operational excellence across Pureprofile’s ANZ, the company’s biggest market.

  • Speakers

    Jason Tonelli

    Jason Tonelli is CEO of Performics Australia, the performance marketing engine of Publicis Groupe.

    He has more than 16 years’ experience in media search, trading, and technology, having worked across most facets of digital media from search to running a trading desk.

    Jason was previously the Chief Digital and Technology Officer for Publicis Media, where he drove leading technology solutions, innovation and digital strategic work across the Group. Prior to this, he worked for five years as the Executive Director of Digital Technology and Content at Starcom Mediavest Group and before this he spent over seven years at Aegis developing and leading their programmatic solution.

    Jason has directly worked with the world’s leading brands to transform their digital strategies and performance. He currently leads a team of world-class performance marketers in helping brands unlock better performance from their online budgets.

    Gai Le Roy Interim CEO & Director of Research, IAB
    Gai Le Roy

    Gai Le Roy

    Interim CEO & Director of Research
    IAB

    With over 20 years' experience in digital media & advertising, Gai brings extensive industry knowledge and a deep understanding of both the commercial and consumer elements of the digital advertising market. She helps drives the IAB's programs to build a healthy, diverse and sustainable digital advertising industry. She has previously held senior management and research roles in a range of media organisations including Fairfax, Nine and Nielsen.

    Sophie Madden

    Sophie is the CEO of the Media Federation of Australia. Starting her career working at one of the first Independent Media Agencies, Sophie has over 25 years’ experience in the media and communication industry, ranging from working as a Media Specialist at full service Communication Agencies and independent Media Agencies to Senior Marketing roles in global FMCG and Telco companies.

    Her most recent role before joining the MFA was Head of Marketing Services for Kraft Australia New Zealand, prior to this Sophie was Global Head of Media for Vodafone based in Europe. Before re-locating overseas, she spent 10 years working for Unilever as the Australasia Media Director.

  • Speakers

    Jenny Williams Chief Marketing Officer, Compare the Market
    Jenny Williams

    Jenny Williams

    Chief Marketing Officer
    Compare the Market

    Jenny has been in technology-driven marketing (on and offline) for over 30 years. She has worked across Australia, Asia, America and Europe and is focused on driving innovation, growth and the evolution of the digital marketing industry.

    Jenny was appointed to her current role as CMO of market-leading comparison service comparethemarket.com.au, to fast-track the company’s transformation into a truly customer-centric business by diversifying its consumer interactions and relationships. She is also responsible for evolving one of Australia’s most-loved brand assets – the meerkats.

    Jenny is an active participant in digital industry associations, and speaks frequently at conferences on various aspects of digital and the impact it has had on both the marketing and advertising industries. She has developed and run training programs for AdSchool and private clients, and has participated at board level on change management, particularly in relation to digital.

    With a strong focus on digital, jenny has worked with marketers, agencies and media companies to implement major digital change either through the evolution or the creation of totally new business models.


  • JOIN US

Coffee on arrival
08:30 - 09:00

Welcome & Opening Remarks
09.00 - 09:15

Independent keynote
09:15 - 09:50

Speakers:
Autumn White, Head of Digital, West, OMD

Keynote: Unruly
09.50 - 10.25

Speakers:
Ricky Chanana, Managing Director, AUNZ, Unruly

Unruly

Coffee Break
10.25 - 10.55

Keynote: Kargo
10:55 - 11.20

Speakers:
Rob Leach, General Manager, APAC, Kargo

Keynote
11:20 - 11:45

Quickfire
11.45 - 11.55

Quickfire
11.55 - 12.05

Quickfire: Using first-party declared data to drive highly effective media campaigns
12.05 - 12.15

Speakers:
Ben Sharp, Head of Revenue & Operations, AUNZ, Pureprofile

In this session, you’ll learn why First-Party Declared Data is superior for creating highly effective media campaigns and ensuring the right audiences are reached and influenced.

Because Declared Data is captured in a brand safe and compliant way, consumers control how their data is used or shared, and marketers can access a reliable, richer and high-performing audiences to better target and personalise their marketing, delivering more engaging customer experiences and greater return on media spend.

Independent panel
12:15 - 12.40

Speakers:
Gai Le Roy, Interim CEO & Director of Research, IAB

Networking Lunch
12.40 - 13:35

Sum up
13:35 - 13.40

Keynote: Compare The Market
13.40 - 14:15

Speakers:
Jenny Williams, Chief Marketing Officer, Compare the Market

Keynote
14:15 - 14.40

Coffee Break
14.40 - 15.10

Keynote
15.10 - 15.35

Keynote
15:35 - 16.10

Round Table Discussions & Drinks
16.10 - 17:00

Closing Remarks
17.00 - 17:10

Networking & Drinks
17:10 - 18:00

Sponsors and Partners

Platinum Sponsor

Unruly

Sponsors

Kargo
Pureprofile

Partners

123RF
Cyberbia
Brightcove
90 Seconds
Marketsoft
Adestra
Digital Agency Network
Pureprofile

Modern Marketing Summit

Our mission is to uncover innovative solutions to the marketing challenges facing a modern era. Marketing leaders view MMS as the place to connect, share, and learn about what's happening across the industry. We curate conversations by bringing together industry leaders from ad technology and publishing companies to showcase what's new and next. In addition to the world-class speakers we put on stage, over 75% of the audience at our events is made up of senior-level brand and agency decision-makers.

HOW IT WORKS

The unique MMS model.

  • TARGETED BRAND & AGENCY NETWORKING

    Through a process of research and invitation requests, we select the brands & agencies with the most innovative live mobile campaigns and initiatives.

  • ONE-TO-ONE ENGAGEMENT

    Use our app one month prior to the event to start networking and plan who you want to meet on the day.

  • INSIGHT, INNOVATION & INTELLIGENCE

    Discover the trends, campaign insight and tactics that are giving marketers the edge on mobile.

  • THE MAGIC
    HAPPENS

    Through several touchpoints during the event, lasting relationships are formed, ideas are shared, problems are solved and business is done.


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Highlights

Prepare for a full day of compelling content, extraordinary speakers and networking opportunities of a lifetime. At this intimate, invitation-only event, we will hear from CEO’s, CMO’s, and CDO’s from top brands and agencies on the hottest topics facing programmatic today. See highlights from MMS Mobile last year.

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