Lincoln, United Kingdom
A digital technology & social media conference with character. World-class keynote speakers, digital exploration workshops and industry insight - in the historic city of Lincoln
Friday 9th September 2011
Leading with the theme of business & tourism, LincUpLive Ltd are excited to host Lincoln's first major social media conference, featuring keynotes from international thought-leaders in the digital arena.
Alongside inspirational talks from world class speakers, the show will feature a series of expert-led breakout workshops allowing you to select a preferred subject for advice, discussion and debate.
LincUpLive welcomes you to the historic cathedral city of Lincoln, where new business and creativity abound against the majestic backdrop of an ancient Roman city that's packed with character.
Besides the great line up, the networking potential and an attractive location - we want you to have a great time at our show and enjoy a night out in Lincoln after the show's final curtain.
LincUpLive #LUL360 will be one event, and party, you won't want to miss.
The line up.
We're very excited with the incredible line up of world-class speakers and specialists from digital, mobile, business, media and communications, including:
Joanne Jacobs - Social Media Consultant & Lecturer
The Art of Linking: Joanne will explore how the act of linking has become an art for professionals using social media. She will present findings into how sharing of links has affected ranking systems and explore how connections between individuals can shape influence and authority.
Co-founder of one of the first social media agencies, Mazi featured in The Sunday Times Top 50 Social Media People 2011 and heads up social at Ogilvy, one of the UK's top digital agencies. Working with clients such as British Airways, IBM, American Express, Motorola, Expedia and Ford Mazi is regular speaker in the field and leading social media figurehead.
Kate is a London-based journalist and photographer, currently responsible for the direction and mangement of social media at the Telegraph Media Group. Kate blogs about photography http://blogs.telegraph.co.uk/culture/author/kateday/
Eb is a keen enthusiast of online and digital space, heading up the digital team a global communications agency.
Are your influencers also your best friends? : This keynote will explore the ways in which companies can identify innovative techniques to engage their influencers and have meaningful conversations with their audiences.
Ilicco is an experienced manager of professional and consumer news and information services.
Everything you Wanted to Know About Mobile... But Were Too Afraid to Ask: Bring your projects, plans and ideas to this interactive session where Ilicco will provide 'plain English' answers to your burning mobile questions - everything from DSP Advertising Exchanges to Mobile Advertising Networks to Video Transcoding.
The SEO Nuts & Bolts of Social: Alastair will lead a discussion on the nuts and bolts of using social media to increase business success. He will focus on how it can be very difficult to formulate and prosecute a successful social media campaign for business, adding a dose of well-needed realism to a subject that is often treated with more fantasy than practicality.
Celia Lacy - Digital Media Coach & Facilitator
Celia is an experienced digital and social media coach, speaker and event organiser.
Organising for Success: Celia will generate discussion around the importance of social media time management and organisation to create better marketing results and stronger network relationships.
As Rovio's 'Bad Piggy Bank Manager & Magician', Julien is reponsible for "Angry Birds" creator Rovio's Virtual Goods/Currency.
From Monopoly to ARG, How Can Games Make Your City More Popular?: An exploration into how gaming could raise the profile of a tourism destination in a world where reaching massive audiences through mobile gaming has never been easier.
Hil Gibb - Executive Coach, Facilitator & Trainer
Hil is a successful Master Practitioner and Coach in NLP, with a Masters Degree in Leadership.
Positive Thinking: In this session, Hil warmly invites you to generate discussions around choosing your mood, recognising sabotage and juggling monkeys.
Glenn Le Santo - Live Event Blogger
Glenn is a journalist, editor, reporter, speaker and blogger specialising in live event coverage and audience engagement.
Live Event Reporting in the Social Media Age: Glenn's breakout session will explore how reporting live news via social media has become an essential element of any event - and why quality social content is the key to successful news amplification.
We'll release our full conference day agenda for you at the start of September, however in the meantime we're working to the following outline programme (subject to change)
0900-1000 Coffee, Registration & Networking
1000-1025 LincUpLive Intro
1025-1100 Mazi Nadjm: Social Commerce
1100-1200 Breakouts -
Ilicco Elia: Everything You Wanted To Know About Mobile, But Were Too Afraid to Ask
Alastair Walker: The SEO Nuts & Bolts of Social
Celia Lacy: Organising for Success
1215-1245 Eb Adeyeri: Are Your Influencers Also Your Best Friends?
1245-1330 Lunch & Networking
1345-1430 Joanne Jacobs: The Art of Linking
1430-1530 Breakouts -
Julien Fourgeaud: From Monopoly to ARG, How Games Can Make a City Popular
Hil Gibb: Positive Thinking
Glenn Le Santo: Live Reporting in the Social Media Age
1545-1615 Kate Day: How Social Media has Changed the Newsroom
1615-1700 Questions & Closing from Glenn Le Santo & The LincUpLive Team
£195.00 for a full day delegate pass including tea/coffee and buffet lunch.
For sponsorship enquiries, group and corporate discounts please call +44 1522 869199
LincUpLive's debut conference is taking place in Lincoln, a city that bursts with pride and character. The ancient Roman city boasts a world-famous gothic cathedral and medieval castle as well as the historic Bailgate shopping area which is located right next to the magnificent cathedral.
We've chosen a Friday for our conference, so you can make a weekend of it to explore the city and beyond. See www.visitlincolnshire.com for inspiration...
Where to Stay.
Lincoln's mix of historic cobbled streets and contemporary university architecture means you can stay in either a cosy inn, B&B, boutique accommodation or modern hotel.
Located opposite Lincoln Cathedral in the heart of the historic Bailgate area. Single occ £85 B&B per room / Double occ £95 B&B per room. Free parking, wi-fi, restaurant, bar. Approx 3 miles from The Showroom, 5 minute taxi ride from Lincoln Central. Quote Linc Up Live when booking.
A modern budget hotel within easy reach of major road links including the A1/A46. Just 2 miles from The Showroom. Standard room rates £51.00 room only, £57.50 B&B. Free parking, wi-fi, cafe-bar and 24 hr reception.
Find more places to stay at www.visitlincolnshire.com
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A Tribute to Trey Pennington
Our original line-up for the show included the highly influential and well-loved social media star, Trey Pennington who tragically took his own life on Sunday 4 September, 2011.
We are dedicating LincUpLive #LUL360 to the memory of Trey and will acknowledge his work respectfully with words from those who knew him in our closing speeches.
All profits of #LUL360 will go to The Samaritans, a charity that not only has Lincoln connections but is also a vital part of suicide prevention.
We hope that our donations will help prevent more of these terrible tragedies.
To donate and support The Samaritans, visit our JustGiving page at www.justgiving.com/trey-pennington
With special thanks to our partners & sponsors:
Hemswell Antique Centres - Headline Sponsor
Doubletree by Hilton Lincoln | Visit Lincolnshire | WebHostingBuzz | Abi Le Santo | Tastes of Lincolnshire | anglia self storage | Ruddocks | Pygott & Crone | FU5E | Toyota & Lexus Lincoln | The Lincoln Hotel | Cartwright Communications
Terms & Conditions: This event is organised by LincUpLive Ltd. Tickets are non-refundable but we do accept transfers with notice. All enquries, please call +44 1522 869199.
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LincUpLive is a digital events company specialising in business conferences and consultancy. We have a well-deserved reputation for producing the best organised events with engaging speakers, great food and loud socks.