Where: City University (map)
When: Friday 3rd March, 9.15am start.
This event is primarily aimed at business leaders who provide Drupal services (i.e web development agencies, training companies etc). Speakers throughout the day will present their topic with food and drinks to discuss and network during the day.
Benefits for CTOs, CMOs, COOs, CEOs, Technical Directors, Marketing Directors and Senior Decision Makers:
- Understand how leading organisations leverage the many benefits of Drupal
- Network with similar organisations in your sector
- Learn directly from thought leaders via specific case studies
What past attendees say about the CxO day:
‘A highly successful day, many thanks to the DrupalCamp London team for a well executed event.’
- Paul D Johnson, CTI Digital.
‘The event was a huge success with a plethora of engaging sessions and workshops.’
- Piyush Poddar, Axelerant
‘I learnt so much at the CxO day, and got to network with some of the leading organisations in our sector.’
- Alex Elkins, Entrepreneurship Education Manager, City University of London
We've confirmed speakers for the day, which so far include:
CxO Day Speakers
Sarah Wood OBE
Unruly Co-Founder (CEO)
Sarah Wood is co-founder and COO of marketing technology company Unruly, where she ensures the company delivers the most awesome social video campaigns on the planet. Campaigns Unruly has delivered include Evian Roller Babies, T-Mobile’s “Life’s For Sharing”, Dove Real Beauty Sketches and Three’s “#singitkitty”.
Unruly works with 83% of Ad Age 100 brands to algorithmically predict video shareability with Unruly ShareRank, distribute video content to 1.27 billion users across the Open Web with Unruly Activate and prove social ROI with Unruly Analytics, a cloud-based dashboard providing real-time competitive benchmarks. Unruly has 13 offices, employs 160 people and is backed by Amadeus Capital Partners, Van den Ende & Deitmers and British Growth Fund.
Sarah was named one of 15 Women to Watch in Tech by Inc., one of 10 London-Based Entrepreneurs to Watch by Forbes and one of CNBC’s UK tech industry’s top women entrepreneurs. Unruly has won 26 awards, including AOP’s UK Digital Advertising Operations Team of the Year 2014 and Hot New Media & Technological Platform by the International Media Image Survey.
Co-founder of MySQL
David has been involved with free software since 1980 and has said he is committed to developing a successful business model using free open source software. During early 2010 David made a Series A financing for OrangeHRM, "The World's Most Popular Open Source Human Resource Management Software". David is a director at OrangeHRM
David is a co-founder of MySQL and a champion of open source technology. On 4 December 2012, David Axmark, together with the other MySQL founders, Michael "Monty" Widenius and Allan Larsson, announced the MariaDB Foundation.
Ben Finn OBE
Co-Founder of Sibelius and CEO at Stealth Poker
Ben Finn OBE is a software entrepreneur. He co-founded music software company Sibelius, the global market leader in its field, and Stealth Poker, which develops AI for poker. He also writes his own stock market analysis software, as well as composing and singing.
Head of Digital at Cambridge University
Barney Brown’s career in Digital Communications has been split between web development and communications teams spanning the education sector, the Forestry Commission and the music industry. As Head of Digital Communications at the University of Cambridge, Barney works in a team of three focussing on the production of guidelines and assets to aid in the management of thousands of websites and social media profiles.
The University of Cambridge
The University of Cambridge is one of the world’s oldest and most successful universities, with an outstanding reputation for academic achievement and research. It was ranked in the top three in the recent QS World University Rankings and its affiliates have won more Nobel Prizes than any other university in the world. The University comprises more than 150 departments, faculties, schools and other institutions, as well as a central administration and 31 autonomous, self-governing colleges. The University has more than 11,000 staff and approximately 19,000 students.
Professor Andre Spicer
Professor of Organisational Behaviour at Cass Business School City, University London
Reevo UN Limited
Paul Reeves is a creative web developer with over 18 years experience in commercial and corporate environments. He has worked at Senior, Lead and Technical Director level for the likes of Ginger Media Group, Time Inc. and Viacom, building the online presence for brands such as MTV, NME, BET, Comedy Central, Nickelodeon, TFI Friday, Paramount Channel, Wallpaper* and Virgin Radio.
Running order is to be confirmed but so far the day is planned as below.
Arrive from 9.15 to register and receive your name badge (as well as a Drupal Camp London 2017 t-shirt). Then settle in with breakfast before the day begins.
10am Speaker 1
11am Speaker 2
12pm Speaker 3
A hot lunch will be provided and give you a chance to chat to other attendees.
2pm Speaker 4
3pm Speaker 5
4pm Speaker 6
Drinks will be provided to end the day and allow you to ask any more burning questions as you drink with other attendees.