Eff Events: Social in the Mix

Learn what Yorkshire Tea's 'Little Urn' Facebook campaign & other IPA Effectiveness Awards winners can teach us about planning effective communications.

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Date: 8 July 2013
Location: Institute of Practitioners in Advertising, UK

D&AD New Blood

Experience the Power of Yellow Meet this year's brightest crop of graduating talent at New Blood. Wednesday 3 & Thursday 4 July Old Spitalfields Market, London Entry is free and open to all Register now: #NewBlood

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Date: 3 July 2013
Location: Old Spitalfields Market, UK

The SMW Travel Award Program is open for Entries!

Come Fly With Me

Experience the international side of Social Media Week. Enter the SMW Travel Award Programme for grants to see SMW overseas.

The global team are looking for one participant, one speaker and one event partner to send to one of our spectacular SMW Host cities. Fancy bopping over to Berlin, living it up in London or moving and shaking in Mumbai? Well now you can with SMW's help.

Submissions are open, enter now.

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The Appsters

The Appsters Awards are a platform created to bring together the app industry to celebrate excellence in apps and for those creatively pushing forward the rapidly growing industry to take centre stage & become recognised

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Date: 22 October 2013
Location: Kensington Roof Gardens, UK

Augmented Reality Summit (AR Summit)

This one day conference & expo provide a unique insight into the capabilities, innovations, successes and future direction of AR. Discover and explore Augmented Reality for your marketing strategies, book today with code CHIN20

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Date: 20 June 2013
Location: Alitiude London, UK

Young Innovators Competition 2013 by ITU Telecom

Open to 18-26 year-olds worldwide, the Young Innovators’ Competition is looking for concrete solutions using cutting-edge technology to one of six Global Challenges developed in partnership with specialized UN agencies and leading private sector players. Winning entries offered up to USD 10,000

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Date: 22 April 2013
Location: ITU Telecom World 2013, TH

CodeMaker by MiniBarLabs

One day introductory coding course run by MiniBarLabs

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Date: 18 April 2013
Location: Mother London, UK

Thinking Digital Announce 2nd Annual Thinking Digital Start-Up Competition 21st May

Thinking Digital

Thinking Digital Conference have partnered with Sage to bring you their second annual Thinking Digital Start-Up Competition.

Up to ten companies will be shortlisted to give a 3 minute start-up pitch before a panel of expert industry judges and a 500+ audience on the 21st of May during the pre-conference activities of Thinking Digital.

You have until the 30th of April to enter. Apply here.

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Two Heads Are Better Than One

chinwag psych 9th may header

Boogie Brains

Two heads are better than one, or so the saying goes.

Chinwag Psych is hosting a conference on May 9th exposing the secrets of neuromarketing, big data and machine learning, leaving science fiction to the silver screen.

Nathalie Nahai - The Web Psychologist is speaking at Chinwag Psych she is also hosting a masterclass on April 17 with Jo James bringing you their expertise to optimise sales through your website.

We have partnered with Nathalie to offer all you Chinwaggers a special ticket for both events for just £499. Get them while they are hot.

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IC tomorrow Launches £175k Media-focused Digital Innovation Contest 2013

Man and Screens by Mark Cridge

Government backed IC tomorrow, part of the Technology Strategy has launched its latest competition, Digital Innovation Contest 2013, with up to 7 awards of £25,000 up for grabs.

Backed by HarperCollins, Constable & Robinson, MediaCom, Ogilvy Mather UK Group and JCDecaux, FremantleMedia UK, Samsung, and YouTube, it focuses on media, publishing, mobile content and outdoor media.

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Come Fly With Us: Announcing Travel Award Program for Speakers, Event Hosts and Attendees

Social Media Week

With February behind us, we are eagerly looking forward to our next Social Media Week, set to take place September 23-27, 2013! And we want you to experience it in a new way.

What if you had the chance to travel to one of our host cities this SMW September? Imagine joining amazing conversations, seeing iconic venues in London, Bogota and more while meeting innovators from all around the world? Thanks to our new Travel Award Program, powered by Nokia, you could do all that and truly have an international SMW experience!

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Develop Conference Launches £10k Pitch Competition for Game Developers

Games by Ian D

The Develop in Brighton conference have launched a live pitch competition for game developers to grab £10,000 each to develop a high-impact pitch for their game to help secure a distribution platform and funding.

Launched in partnership with the Wellcome Trust, developers are invited to apply for a spot at the live pitch at the event on Wednesday 10 July 2013. Development funds can be used to develop a game prototype, demo or mood reel.

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Bath Digital Festival

Bath Digital Festival - ten days of digital events and activities held in the beautiful city of Bath.

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Date: 14 March 2013
Location: Various, UK

WIE London - March 8th - International Women's Day

The second annual WIE London will take place on March 8th International Women's Day at The Hospital Club. Speakers include: Lady Lynn de Rothschild, Helena Morrissey CBE, Kelly Hoppen MBE, Melissa Odabash, Kay Burley, Justine Roberts founder of Mumsnet, David Gandy and Ozwald Boateng OBE. Tickets are on sale now:

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Date: 8 March 2013
Location: The Hospital Club, UK

MiniBarLabs CodeMaker Course

MiniBarLabs ‘CodeMaker’ one-day coding course for anyone who needs to understand the digital world better

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Date: 27 March 2013
Location: Mother London, UK