Here is a selection of listings and links to find out more about some of the best creative, advertising and marketing events taking place in October 2019 in the UK.
Festival of Marketing
10-11 October 2019, Tobacco Dock, London
The Festival of Marketing is a unique two-day experience where ambitious marketers can discover, learn, celebrate and shape the future together. As the largest global event dedicated to brand marketers, the Festival reflects the very nature of marketing – seamlessly blending inspiration and practical application. With amazing headliners, 12 stages of content, insightful speakers and the Festival City brimming with ideas and solutions to your challenges, you will be part of an experience like no other.
15-18 October 2019, London
Effectiveness Week is the only event on the marketing calendar that focuses entirely on helping marketers and brands make their marketing more effective in the digital era. The culmination of continuous original R&D and consultation, the week brings together marketers, C-Suite executives, agencies, media organisations and industry bodies. The aim: to create lasting cultural change and position marketing as a key agent of business transformation in the wider business community.
23 October, London
LEAP’s film and post team have been the post-production partner of the UK Music Video Awards since their inception more than ten years ago.
The UKMVAs is the premier awards show dedicated to innovation and creativity in music video around the world. Every year, it celebrates the best of British and international music videos across a wide range of genres and budgets as well as creative and technical disciplines.
Festival of Enterprise
23-24 October 2019, NEC Birmingham
The Festival of Enterprise is here to help business owners with getting off the ground and generating sustainable revenues, smashing the £1m sales barrier, scaling up past £10m turnover, and developing the leadership traits needed to successfully grow (and exit) a business.
Recruitment Marketing Awards
30 October, The Brewery, London
Since 1980, The Recruitment Marketing Awards have provided reward and recognition for excellence and professionalism in recruitment marketing and talent management.
LEAP Chichester Creative Director, Roger Cayless is one of the judges.
Social Media Week
31 October-1 November, QEII Centre, London
Bringing together professionals with a passion for new ideas, innovations and emerging trends in social media. Social Media week is a forward-thinking event at the cross section of creativity, media, marketing and technology. Meet and hear from rising stars in the industry. The theme for 2019 is ‘Stories: with great influence, comes great responsibility’.