Brian Fitzpatrick - General Manager, Demand Business Unit, IPONWEB, UK

Brian Fitzpatrick is General Manager of the Demand business unit for IPONWEB, responsible for defining and executing the global strategy for the company's Demand Side platform business.

Prior to this, Brian worked as an Angel Investor building a successful portfolio in the online digital media industry with companies including Tabmo.io, Smartology.net, Shiftforward.eu, StatIQ.co and the Block chain company Provenance.org. 

Earlier, Brian was the Managing Director for the European business of Adap.tv managing operations across all European markets and the transition of the team after it was acquired by AOL in 2013. 

Prior to Adap.tv, Brian was European Managing Director of the Media Innovation Group (the MIG), WPP’s first technology development organisation. The MIG became the first and largest agency trading desk and lead to the formation of Xaxis.

Achim Schoeneich - Managing Director, Analytic Partners, Germany

Achim Schoeneich, the Managing Director ofAnalytic Partners, brings 17 years of experience across marketing, market research and business development to the role.

He previously worked at GfK’s media business unit, Freenet, a German telecommunication company, SPIEGEL, one of Germany’s most known publishing houses and most recently at Research Now, a global data collection company, where he started the Central European business.

Analytic Partners leverages adaptive modelling techniques and tools to help companies improve marketing results through proprietary technology, analytics and elite consultative services.  Analytic Partners has been recognized by Forrester Research as a leader in The Forrester Marketing Measurement and Optimization 2016. In addition, the company was chosen as Smart Data Agency of the Year at the I-COM Global Summit.

Tim Hussain - Head of Digital, Ebiquity, UK

Tim Hussain is the Head of Digital at Ebiquity, in UK.

Tim was previously Director of Digital Strategy at Collective, a leading programmatic multiscreen advertising company. In his 15-year career in digital media, he has held roles in business and product development at Sky and AOL while lending his expertise to the trade bodies Thinkbox and IAB.

Steve Martin - Managing Director, Analytics & Consulting Europe, Acxiom, UK

Steve Martin is the Managing Director of the European Analytics and Consulting Practice of Acxiom. 

He joined Acxiom at the start of 2017 having previously been the VP of Strategy and Analytics at Aimia. 

Steve is an expert in the use of customer data for marketing and has advised a number of blue chip clients such as Sainsbury’s, ebay, BP, Expedia and Rakuten in this area.

Caspar Atkinson - Chief Product Officer, Brandwatch, UK

Caspar Atkinson is the Chief Product Officer at Brandwatch, a leading social listening and analytics platform. 

Based in Brighton, he and his team are responsible for the product design and development that lets brands understand and engage with their customers on the social web. As part of the executive team, he is accountable for the product strategy, helping his clients use social data to better answer their business challenges and gain an in depth understanding of customer behaviour and market opportunities. 

Caspar has been working in product for over 10 years, with a passion for building data-driven user experiences. Prior to joining Brandwatch, Caspar was a Product Director at Sky TV, where he was responsible for product growth at NOW TV; one of the fastest growing online TV services in Europe.