The ICE Conference, is a dynamic fusion of enlightening keynote speakers and engaging campfire sessions. Here, you’re invited to participate in an open forum, sharing your unique events while gaining valuable insights from fellow event planners. This interactive platform transcends industry boundaries, serving as a melting pot for corporate event creators.
At The ICE Conference, the stage is set for lively discussions that traverse the corporate event landscape. Delve into a diverse array of topics, from virtual gatherings to in-person experiences, as you learn from the successes and challenges of your peers. This collaborative exchange of ideas is not limited by borders or sectors; it’s a unifying force that propels event planning innovation.
As we navigate through 2023-2024, the conference remains dedicated to spotlighting key themes in the corporate event market. Drawing participants from different corners of the globe, it offers a comprehensive outlook on industry trends and strategies. The 2023 program, outlined below, provides a glimpse into the range of enlightening sessions that await you for 2024.
|DATES & TIMES
|ICE CONFERENCE OPENS
|12.00 - 12.45
|REGISTRATION & LUNCH
|12.45 - 12.50
|Welcome to ICE Conference 2023
read people in a new way to achieve your desired outcomes, moving events forward with ease. Secondly, gain invaluable knowledge through sharing experiences with our fantastic lineup of speakers from various industry sectors. Hear about their highs and lows, learn from their successes and challenges, and leave with fresh perspectives and innovative ideas. Don't miss this opportunity to enhance your skill set, connect with like-minded professionals, and take your event planning to the next level!
|12.50 - 13.05
In this session, we have some cool partners who will take the stage for a brief period of 2 minutes each to showcase some fascinating ideas they have come across, which you might not be familiar with.
|Keynote Session 1
|13.05 - 13.45
|5 Voices Immersive Experience
the tools and strategies necessary to overcome the challenges that prevent them from using their voice.
By the end of the session, attendees will leave with a renewed sense of confidence and purpose, ready to make their voices heard and lead others to success. more... ...less
|Skills Campfire Sessions
|13.45 - 14.25
|SKILLS CAMPFIRES - FIRST SESSION
range of case studies. To ensure maximum coverage, the sessions will be repeated following the afternoon coffee break.
Below are the sessions:
|The Changing Job Roles in Events - Strategy/Creative vs. Logistical/Delivery
through the changes within PWC.
Facilitated by ADRIAN FRANTOM Commercial Director at PRODUCTION BUREAU more... ...less
|Events Team Strategy: How to decide a remit?
them in line with brand, internal processes and with no reputational risk? Join this session to delve into these and other questions around Event Strategy.
Facilitated by Felicia Asiedu, Senior Marketing Manager at Cvent more... ...less
|Hybrid Working : Exploring How to Maintain Creativity and Teamwork
how important it is to stay on top of the latest trends and developments, and this is certainly one of the most significant changes we have seen in the world of work in recent years. For us being ‘on site’ is part of the job but how will balancing working from home vs in the office affect our teamwork, planning and creativity when we’re not at the event?
Facilitated by STEPHANIE BEATTIE, Head of Corporate Sales at SEC more... ...less
|What Makes a Difference in a Sales Acceleration Summit?
Alicia will show the highs and achievements of delivering the LSEG The Sales Acceleration Summit (SAS) which was a bespoke multiday, multi-stream hybrid programme across 2 locations over 3 days, featuring exceptional speakers, keynotes, and breakouts. Facilitated by ROB PREVETT, Marketing Director at Totem
|Collaborating for success: The importance of a campaign approach to event planning
Tech Show London as part of an integrated campaign and will cover all aspects - end to end; from event selection to leveraging exciting technology to increase engagement, right through to response management.
Facilitated by JONATHAN READ, Co-Founder & Joint CEO at Tobacco Dock more... ...less
|Delivering an Event Legacy on a Budget
how BSSS delivered against its objectives and was able to have a positive impact on the environment and raise the profile of soil amongst 10,000 local residents, with a budget of just over £1,000.
Facilitated by ADRIAN EVANS, Asst. Director - Conference & Exhibition Sales at ACC LIVERPOOL more... ...less
|The Elephant in the Room : Online vs. In-person. What is Best?
events both online and live.
Facilitated by FIONA ROBSON, Vice President & Group Commercial Director at ENCORE more... ...less
|EY - International Tax Conference (ITC)
particular significance as it marked the first in-person event since the COVID-19 pandemic.
So, how did it go and how do EY aim to make 2023 even more exceptional, while maintaining the same budget.
Facilitated by PHIL MCMICHAEL, Group Commercial Director at JLL more... ...less
|Great Minds Think Different
other, the more we understand that the content and format of events, and indeed all forms of communication need to be flexible and tailorable to suit individual needs.
So how do you start designing your content experiences to cater for the neurodivergent? In this session, Karen will outline some ideas and strategies to be fully inclusive. more... ...less
| Identify and Harness the Techniques of the 5 Voices
Come and join us for a journey through 5 voices. This fully immersive experience will take you through each of the voices in a way that will leave a lasting impression.
|14.25 - 14.50
|COFFEE & NETWORKING
Grab yourself a refreshment and take the opportunity to connect and network with each other.
|Keynote Session 2
|14.50 - 15.20
|Creating Brand Impact and Legacy on Reducing Budgets
the power of events, this session is a must-attend. Learn from one of the best in the industry and gain valuable insights on how to create events that leave a lasting impression on your attendees. Don't miss out on this opportunity to elevate your event planning game and deliver unforgettable experiences!
Facilitated by BEN GOEDEGEBUURE, Vice President, Global General Manager at MARITZ GLOBAL EVENTS
NADRA MOHY EL DINE
|Skills Campfire Sessions
|15.20 - 16.05
|SKILLS CAMPFIRES - SECOND SESSION
Another round of campfire sessions.
|16.05 - 17.00
|The Things I Wish I Knew Then
It back! Our panel will be sharing hilarious stories of running events and the hi's and low's of running events.
NADRA MOHY EL DINE
|17.00 - 17.15
In this session, our supporters will take the stage for a brief period of 2 minutes each to showcase some fascinating ideas they have come across, which you might not be familiar with.
|19.15 - 23.30
Welcome cocktail on the roof terrace followed by bowl food before being seated for main course followed by the awards ceremony. Desserts and drinks will be served after the awards