We’re excited to announce details of our next DigitalSurrey event which will be taking place in the evening of April 24, 2014.
Professor Paul Springer, writer and educator on innovation in digital communications will be introducing us to the ‘Pioneers of Digital’ (from his book of the same name, co-written with Microsoft’s head of advertising Community – Mel Carson).
Springer will give an engaging insight into a range of success stories from leaders in advertising, marketing and search including social exposes stories and key decisions behind the internet’s most successful communications.
Following extensive interviews with the pioneers behind Google SEO, Nike+, iTunes Store, Sohu (China), RadiumOne and Obama’s election-winning online campaign team, 20 profiles identify original insights that made work pioneering.
“These very insightful stories are perfect for those fascinated by the history of digital.” Sir Martin Sorrell
“If you work in the marketing, digital or advertising industries this book is a must for you.” Faisal Ahmed
His book, Pioneers of Digital was featured in Forbes and USA Today, and is often quoted by the Department of Media, Culture & Sport. Pioneers won acclaim from, amongst others, MIT press and Huff Post and is regularly championed by Facebook, Stephen Fry & the WPP network.
The event will be taking place from 7pm on April 24, 2014 in the ‘London Room’ at the Mandolay Hotel in Guildford.
Tickets are free and can be reserved via Eventbrite here.