BIMA Breakfast – celebrating Social Media Day 2017


Posted by BIMA

Event info
30 Jun 2017
9:00 AM-10:30 AM
29studios, Pirate Lounge

Join us in the global celebration of Social Media Day on 30th June. Grab a coffee, a pastry, meet some new faces. Hear some fascinating insights from our diverse and talented social media panel with a range of backgrounds. In this interactive and informal session, we’ll be exploring a full 360 view of the latest trends and innovation in social media.


09:00 am - Arrive, coffee and networking

09:15 - Talks kick off

10:30 am - Talks end


This event is free to attend thanks to our event partners 29Studios but you do need to register to book your place.

Event speakers

We’ve got a stellar panel lined up for this event in the super cool 29 Studios’ Pirate Lounge. Joining agency experts from Dog and 29Studios will be speakers from the brand and influencer landscape. A well-rounded group with perspectives ranging across content, strategy, commercial, community and innovation – a social media event not to be missed!

Supercharging strategy: The role of audiences
Laura Haggerty, Strategy Partner, Dog

Content is King, Context is God
Kev O'Neil - CEO & Founder of 29studios

How See Me uses social media and campaigning to show that it is okay to speak about mental health and it should be a topic of everyday conversation
Nick Jedrzejewski - Communications Manager at See Me

Laura Haggerty, Strategy Partner, Dog
With over 15 years’ professional experience developing marketing and media strategies for global brands, Laura is skilled at creating a multichannel marketing mix that meets clients’ needs in terms of communication ambition and commercial performance.

An industry leader, she holds in depth knowledge of how brands can exploit and optimise the opportunities presented by technologies, marketing and media within changing marketing and consumer landscapes.

Commercially focused and dynamic in her approach, Laura holds a granular understanding of ad and marketing technologies, and how to leverage these tools for client and customer benefit. Laura works as a strategy partner to brands including L’Oréal, Heineken, Scottish Enterprise and Bibby Financial Services.

Kev O’Neil, CEO and Founder, 29Studios
Designer, Entrepreneur, Presenter, Founder and CEO of 29studios a successful Video Marketing Agency specialising in Video Campaigns and Workshops that drive sales for your business through strategy, content, distribution & analytics.

Kev has crafted every company he started based on insight and knowledge. With an instinctive ability to guide businesses in adopting emerging trends, he has pioneered change-culture in all my entrepreneurial ventures.

As a key speaker and trainer on Make Intelligent Video, the insight you will gain will supercharge your business.

“I started my Entrepreneurial journey parallel to my wife Gillian in 1998 when we were both 29 and we have been building and growing businesses together with a focus in the creative and technology arena. Together we are a force to be reckoned with.”

Nick Jedrzejewski, Communications Manager, SeeMe
Nick Jedrzejewski is the Communications Manager at Scotland’s national programme to end mental health discrimination, See Me. He has been at the programme for over three years, promoting the programme in the media. His role also involves working on the social media channels, website, media volunteer programme, writes the newsletters, works the on campaigns and creates some of their video content.

Location information

The Pirate Lounge, 29 Studios, 84 Miller St, Glasgow G1 1DT

Posted by BIMA

BIMA is Britain’s digital community. Our mission is to drive innovation and excellence across the digital industry. We are the connectors, thought leaders, champions and change makers determining the shape of Britain’s digital economy. Our strength is in our structure. We are powerful because our members make us so. BIMA councils set the agenda in digital hubs around the country and our Think Tanks aid industry leaders and practitioners to fuel the future. Our communities underpin everything that we do. Everything we do embodies our values of innovation, enabling community, celebrating individuals and embedding diversity into our digital ecosystem. BIMA is run by the industry, for the industry. Our independence and not-for-profit status means everything we do is for the good of our members and the industry, and it gives Government and the media confidence in our integrity. We were founded in 1985 and are proud that we were the first digital industry body anywhere in the world.

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