It is iStrategy's mission to find the most passionate, engaging and relevant leaders in the digital media field who have compelling stories to tell and love sharing what they've learned with others.

Please note that for some of our upcoming 2013 conferences we are still in the process of recruiting top speakers. In these cases, we have included a sampling of previous iStrategy speakers to give you a flavour for the level of expertise you can expect.

 

Speakers

  • Ken Segall

    Former Apple Agency Creative Director & Author/

    Author Ken Segall is an advertising executive who worked closely with Steve Jobs for over 12 years spanning NeXT and Apple. He started the i-frenzy by naming iMac and helped develop Apple’s famous Think different campaign. … Read More

  • Jason Hincks

    Chief Operating Officer/Movember

    Jason Hincks is the Chief Operating Officer for Movember, a men’s health charity that uses the power of the Moustache to raise funds and awareness for men's health issues – specifically prostate cancer and male mental health. The Movember campaign … Read More

  • Cliff Rosenberg

    Managing Director/Linkedin

    Clifford Rosenberg is the Managing Director for LinkedIn in Australia and New Zealand. In this role, Cliff’s long term focus is to grow LinkedIn’s diverse business model comprised of user subscriptions, advertising sales and enterprise … Read More

  • Kevin Lillie

    GM Marketing/Honda

    Kevin Lillie has 21 years in Sales and Marketing with the last 13 years focused on marketing in the automotive industry. Has worked in the US, Europe, New Zealand and Australia for Ford Motor Company and was the General Manager Marketing for Ford … Read More

  • Nick Baker

    Executive GM Marketing/Tourism Australia

    Nick Baker is the Executive General Manager of Consumer Marketing for Tourism Australia. Nick joined Tourism Australia in August 2007 following ten years with Voyages Hotels and Resorts as Executive General Manager Sales and Marketing. … Read More

  • John Batistich

    Marketing Director/Westfield Group

    John Batistich is the General Manager for Marketing for the Westfield Group, the largest listed retail property owner globally. He has 19 years of research, marketing and general management experience working for blue chip organisations like … Read More

  • James Miner

    SVP, Digital Media/ESPN

    James is responsible for further development and commercialization of ESS' digital business as well as realising ESS' plans to deliver Anywhere, Anytime, Any-screen sports. During his time at ESPN STAR Sports, James has overseen the launch of the ESPN … Read More

  • Kyrie Miskin

    President/Compco Digital

    Growing up in Newcastle in the UK, I turned to music as an outlet, got a Degree in Music from Newcastle College and ended up in a jazz band touring all over Europe. I realised working for someone else would never be an option. … Read More

  • Lena Carlsson

    VP of Domain Strategy/CSC Digital Brand Services

    Internationally recognised internet and communications policy expert, Lena Carlsson, is an expert in domain strategy and policy development. Lena spent more than 10 years with the Swedish Government, during which time she was … Read More

  • Adam Zammit

    CEO/Big Day Out

    Adam Zammit is CEO of Big Day Out as well as the founder and CEO of entertainment marketing, publishing and media agency Peer Group Media and has been instrumental in the development of corporate investment and brand integration … Read More

  • Jon Ostler

    Group GM/First

    Jon Ostler has founded a number of successful digital businesses including a web design agency, an online restaurant guide, performance ad network and most notably FIRST, a digital marketing agency with a long track record in search, … Read More

  • Suresh Vittal

    Chief Product Officer/Neolane

    Suresh Vittal is Chief Product Officer responsible for Neolane’s global product strategy and product marketing. In this role, Suresh drives Neolane’s vision of helping brands redefine how they engage with their customers across traditional, digital, … Read More

  • Alex Lustberg

    CMO/Lyris

    Alex Lustberg has responsibility for all marketing activities at Lyris, including marketing communications and demand generation, as well as product strategy and management. In his prior role as VP of Marketing at Lyris, Lustberg led the company's re-branding … Read More

  • Bradley Hall

    Strategic Director & Managing Director/ONQ

    With 20 years of study, industry and business experience under his belt, Bradley’s perfectionist nature makes him the natural-born leader of the strategy team and the business of ONQ. He has a passion for people and problem solving and a proven … Read More

  • Darren Fifield

    Managing Director APAC/E-Dialog

    Darren Fifield is General Manager in Asia Pacific for e-Dialog, having joined the company in March 2010. As General Manager, Darren oversees the sales and client services operations including consulting and functional delivery teams for clients managed in … Read More

  • Matthew Jones

    Director/Partner/Explainer Videos

    Matt partners with businesses, organisations and individuals to create explainer videos that generate and convert leads for products and services. You can reach him at … Read More

  • Siva Ganeshanandan

    APAC Director/Adobe

    Siva’s role at Adobe provides him with insights into how marketers are applying new technology to traditional techniques for results that drive their business growth. With 14 years experience in the industry, Siva also leads … Read More

  • Ben Abbott

    Director/Partner/Explainer Videos

    Ben crafts explainer videos that are exciting, effective and memorable. You can reach him at … Read More

  • Wout Van Damme

    CEO/Funbox

    Wout is CEO and founder of Funbox, which he started in 2003 in Sydney, Funbox has a long history of media buying and was one of the first Australian business to start buying media through ad exchanges in 2009 and has since grown into … Read More

  • Joe Smith

    Creative Director /ArdentDigital

    With over 10 years’ experience in developing digital advertising, websites and online applications, Joe has worked for both publishers and agencies and has brought an agency-like commitment to client relationships. Joe balances … Read More

  • Mark Allison

    Regional Director/Webtrends

    Mark Allison serves as the Australasian Director for Webtrends, charged with driving business growth, brand awareness and customer success across the region. An established and well respected expert in the field, Mark has been a specialist in … Read More

  • Graham Jackson

    Managing Director/Hybris

    A Senior Sales Manager and Company Director with over 15 years achievement, Graham has demonstrated success in both IT Sales and Advertising Sales,driving multimillion-dollar sales growth while providing award-winning sales leadership in … Read More

  • Christopher Smith

    Head of Digital/Optus

  • Joe Nguyen

    SVP, APAC/comScore

    Joe Nguyen is the Senior Vice President, Asia Pacific at comScore, Inc. - a Global Internet Research Provider. He is responsible for new business development and expanding sales of comScore products and services throughout the region. comScore reports … Read More

  • Amy Weinberger

    VP, ANZ/comScore

    Amy Weinberger is vice president for Australia and New Zealand at comScore, where she brings nearly 12 years of digital research industry experience to her role. She has been with comScore for 8 years, starting as vice president of U.S. west coast … Read More

  • Katie Reynolds

    Corporate Communications, Events and Social Media/Audi Australia

    With a background in global in-house press offices such as L’Oreal, ITV and Coty, Katie’s diverse experience centres around driving marketing communications, aligning campaigns to … Read More

  • Jason Juma-Ross

    /Accenture Interactive

    Jason Juma-Ross is the Partner leading Accenture's digital marketing & analytics practice in Australia. He has been consulting with clients on strategic marketing, media, internet, telecommunications, and technology for … Read More

  • Henry Ruiz

    Chief Product Officer/REA Group

    Henry Ruiz drives consumer and customer product strategy for Australia’s No. 1 residential and commercial property sites, realestate.com.au and realcommercial.com.au - including web, mobile and tablet experiences. Since joining REA Group in … Read More

  • David Habben

    Chief Media Strategist – APAC/Akamai Technologies

    David Habben is the Chief Strategist, Media, Asia Pacific & Japan for Akamai Technologies. David has over 20 years of experience in the telecommunications, Internet and media industries … Read More

  • Chris Gross

    Head of Social Media and Digital Marketing/Fox Sports

    Chris Gross is a digital native with a love of social media and sports. Since mid-2012 he has been heading up social media, digital marketing and CRM for Fox Sports Australia. Prior to this Chris was at Vodafone for four years as the … Read More

  • Nell Norman-Nott

    Trade Marketing Manager/LinkedIn

    Nell Norman-Nott joined LinkedIn in 2013. She currently leads the Trade Marketing for LinkedIn Marketing Solutions in Australia and New Zealand. Nell has worked in a number of key B2B and B2C marketing roles throughout her career and is … Read More

  • Rocky Heckman

    Technical Evangelist/Microsoft

    Rocky is a former Microsoft ACE team Security expert turned Technical Evangelist. Rocky consults with Private and Public Sector customers and Independent Software Vendors on how they can take advantage of emerging technologies such as … Read More

  • Lucie Snape

    Social Media Manager/Vodafone Australia

    Lucie is the Social Media Manager at Vodafone Australia. Vodafone’s Social Media team spans the Marcomms spectrum and is a critical part of their Customer Service offering with more than 30 Social Customer Care agents in Hobart. Prior to … Read More