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// Vice Mayor Welcomes iStrategy to The Hague

Vice Mayor Welcomes iStrategy to The Hague


The Hague, 24 April 2013

Vice Mayor of The Hague, H.P.M. Kool issued a letter of invitation and welcome to all iStrategy attendees. He says “Europe’s most forward thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts will converge on The Hague in May 2013 to discuss the future of digital marketing and share strategies for improving customer engagement, driving conversions and developing campaigns that positively ring with authenticity, relevancy and significance.”

The digital marketing conference, iStrategy, will take place on the 14th and 15th of May. It’s the first European event in the series this year. The speaker panel includes well known thought leaders like Rory Sutherland (Oglivy), Alain Heraux (IAB Europe) and Antonio Hidalgo (Philips).


// GDS International’s iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference Returns to Sydney in April

Sydney, Australia, 11th March 2013: GDS International’s iStrategy Sydney Digital Marketing conference will return to the “land down-under” for a third time on April 16th to 17th, 2013, and the digital marketing community couldn’t be more excited. Australia’s most forward-thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts will meet at the Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre for two days of inspiring keynote sessions, workshops, panel discussions and networking.

A unique event in the world of digital marketing, iStrategy travels around the world bringing both a global and local perspective on current digital marketing trends. The two-day event will bring together a combination of keynote speakers, interactive workshops and insights delivering a high quality program for attendees.


// iStrategy’s Popular Digital Marketing Conference Comes to Miami in April

Miami, NORTH AMERICA, 4th March 2013: iStrategy comes to Miami in April 2013 and the digital marketing community is excited. You can join North America’s most forward-thinking digital marketers, social media mavens and online experts as they converge at the Miami Airport Convention Center on April 23rd and 24th, 2013.

A unique event in the world of digital marketing, iStrategy travels around the world bringing both a global and local perspective on current digital marketing trends. The two-day event will bring together a combination of keynote speakers, interactive workshops and insights delivering a high quality program for attendees.

Highlights include:

  • Ken Segall, the man who put the ‘i‘ into iMac and author of Insanely Simple.
  • Mari Smith the Facebook marketing expert and author will be talking about her five strategies to get the maximum impact from Facebook.
  • Michael Bayle from ESPN will be talking about how to deliver world-class mobile content.

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LONDON, UK, 15 October 2012 Just days after the ferocity of an international rugby match on the hallowed grass of England’s most recognised rugby field, GDS International’s iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference will bring its own interpretation of drama and intensity, bringing together a collision of ideas and opinions shared by the world’s most regarded digital and social media marketers. Read more ...

// iStrategy Melbourne Digitial Conference brings leading speakers and cutting-edge content to Australia

MELBOURNE, Australia, August 9, 2012 GDS International's iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference is delighted to announce its expert keynote speakers and panellists for its Melbourne event - a two-day foray into the exciting, fast-paced world of digital marketing - being held at Crown Convention Centre, Melbourne, on November 22-23. Widely regarded as the nation's 'Capital of Culture', Melbourne is the perfect next stop on iStrategy's Australian 2012 tour, following a hugely successful Sydney event in February. With its links to both culture and research, Melbourne is steeped in the new connected ethos and is at the cutting-edge of innovative digital marketing. iStrategy is pleased to offer a full speaker line-up that includes some established thought leaders and innovators within the digital space. Opening the conference is Simon Mainwaring, author of We First, a philanthropic book that asks the question: how can we make a better future with the aid of technology? We First was a New York Times, Wall Street Journal and Amazon bestseller. Read more ...

// Judges and Attendees vote for Kinetise in iStrategy's London iPitch Content

BRISTOL, UK, 18th June, 2012 Europe’s premier digital marketing event, iStrategy London – held at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge Stadium on 22-23 May – was another huge success for the organisers and attendees alike. But they weren’t the only ones to benefit from two days of sparkling content, engaging speakers and first-class networking. Warsaw-based software development house FUN and MOBILE impressed audience members and judges alike in the iPitch competition – an onsite contest to find the most innovative, and most useful, technology solution for marketing professionals – with a game-changing app-builder solution called Kinetise, due for release this summer. Read more ...

// Giant iTabs at the iStrategy Digital Conference in London

LONDON, UK, May 2012 The prestigious iStrategy Conference in London on May 22 - 23, will be exhibiting, among other things, the latest cutting edge concept to hit digital signage world - The Giant iTab, a giant interactive tablet designed to present APPS with all the interactive controls and gestures of the more familiar smart phone and tablet devices of today – but on a GIANT scale! Just like an iPhone on steroids, the giant iTabs will be presenting showguide information for delegates to help them get the most from the event, as well as a Giant Interactive Touchscreen where visitors can play the latest ANGRY BIRDS APP to bring a more light hearted element to the show and see who can get the highest score of the day. Read more ...

// Chelsea Football Club wins iStrategy conference

LONDON, UK, March 2012 Following the installation of a high-speed internet service, Chelsea Football Club will play host to iStrategy London, the UK’s premier digital marketing conference organised by leading events firm GDS International. Taking place on 22-23 May, iStrategy will focus on developing integrated digital marketing strategies, with up to 500 delegates representing major UK and international brands and agencies. The two day conference will include a number of keynote speaker sessions and an exhibition area in Chelsea FC’s 1,400m2 Great Hall, with interactive workshops, masterclasses and networking set up in four syndicate spaces in the club’s West Stand. A drinks reception will take place on the first evening with accommodation for delegates provided in the venue’s two onsite hotels. Read more ...

// GDS International's iStrategy London announces high profile speakers

LONDON, UK, May 2012 GDS International's iStrategy London conference announces high profile speakers The iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference announces world-class keynote speakers and panellists for its London event. The two-day foray on May 22-23 into the exciting, fast-paced world of digital marketing is being held at Chelsea FC Stamford Bridge, London. Inspired by the excellence of Chelsea FC who will be playing in the Champions League Final just three days prior to the event, iStrategy London will bring together a team of speakers who raise the bar with cutting-edge content encompassing digital topics such as social media, video, mobile, CRM, analytics and more, ensuring all attendees have clear, actionable takeaways and key learnings. With the London event few weeks ahead from now, iStrategy is delighted to announce its full speaker line-up and the addition of Brian Solis as opening speaker. One of the most celebrated commentators on digital marketing and the new media landscape, Brian delivered a fantastic keynote at iStrategy’s San Francisco event earlier in 2012 and was kind enough to give away (and sign) copies of his latest book, The End of Business as Usual. Expect more expert insight in London. Read more ...

// iStrategy Global Digital Conference announces keynote speakers and panelists for its April 5-6 San Francisco Event

SAN FRANCISCO, US, March 9, 2012 iStrategy Global Digital Conference has announced the keynote speakers and panelists for its April 5-6 event at the InterContinental San Francisco. iStrategy is committed to finding the most passionate, engaging and relevant leaders within the digital media world and is proud to announce several quality speakers with expertise in every online channel. Kirk McDonald, President of Digital, Time Inc., is a seasoned multi-media veteran. At Time Inc., McDonald synthesises digital assets to deliver audience solutions to clients. With over 52 million unique users across Time Inc.'s branded sites, McDonald offers advertisers quality environments, valuable audiences and significant reach and scale. He will be breaking down the anatomy of a world-class integrated marketing mix for the conference. Read more ...

// iStrategy San Francisco confirms Randi Zuckerberg as closing Keynote Speaker

SAN FRANCISCO, US, December 13, 2011 On January 31, February 1, the iStrategy Digital Marketing Conference will reconvene in San Francisco, a city synonymous with web and tech innovation, at the South San Francisco Conference Center. San Francisco is the popular destination for an impressive array of digital start-ups and established digital brands, including Google, Facebook, Twitter, Mashable, Craigslist, Klout and others, all of whom will be represented at iStrategy, both with top-level speakers and high-level attendees. iStrategy San Francisco’s 2012 has confirmed its closing keynote will be Randi Zuckerberg, the former Head of Marketing at Facebook and now founder of RtoZ Media. "iStrategy Conference offers attendees the leading edge needed to develop world-class integrated marketing strategies," she says. Read more ...

// Brian Solis and Craig Newman confirmed alongside Randi Zuckerberg @ iStrategy San Fran

SAN FRANCISCO, US, January 2012 Brian Solis and Craig Newmark join Randi Zuckerberg, former Head of Marketing, Facebook; Rick Wion, Head of Social Media, McDonald’s; Lori Feldman, Head of Marketing at CitiGroup; Ed Terpening, VP of Social Media at Wells Fargo and Amber Osborne, VP of Head of Lettuce Media, who called iStrategy Amsterdam “a life changing experience.” There is also an estimated 400 attendees from brands such as Johnson & Johnson, SAP, General Motors, IBM, Delta, Chase, Nike, Adidas, Coca-cola, Sony, L’Oreal, Heineken, Microsoft, VW, Nestle, AT&T, HSBC, Shell, American Express and many more. Read more ...