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Learn about the year ahead from the people in the know. Leaders in tech, in strategy and in creativity hit the stage at What’s Next? and give you their insights on 2018 in marketing.

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Join speakers from MRM MeteoriteBritish GasRAPPdotmailer, and Direct Line Group and get the inside track on what 2018 will look like in tech, creativity and strategic thinking

The best way to start a new year is way out in front of your competition.

Head to What’s Next? in the company of the leading creators, strategic thinkers and business movers in the industry for a jet-heeled kick-off to 2018.

The session is led by MRM Meteorite chairwoman and DMA Awards Committee Chair Nicky Bullard.

She introduces:

  • A close-look case study that lifts the lid on the Grand Prix-winning work at the 2017 DMA Awards
  • A panel discussion featuring speakers from RAPPBritish Gas and dotmailer
  • Mark Evans, marketing director from Direct Line Group, and a discussion on the diversity conversation that’s yet to happen: neurodiversity
  • A discussion on where creativity will head to in 2018

There will then be time for networking and meeting old friends as we wrap up.

Head to What’s Next? and join leaders in tech, strategy, creativity and workplace wellbeing and grab the key insights into the year ahead in our industry.


Earn valuable points towards your IDM Continuing Professional Development (CPD) scheme by attending DMA events. Attend this event and you will receieve 4 CPD points.

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DMA Awards 2017 Judge:         £0 (+VAT)

Council member:                     £160 (+VAT)

DMA/IDM member:                  £200 (+VAT)

Non member:                          £300 (+VAT)

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It has opened my eyes in how to construct not only my writing but also my way of approaching it.

Emily Johnson,
Marketing Executive, Mash Media

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