Expert Speakers Include:

Sean Meehan

Social Media Strategy Manager, Boots UK

Sean Meehan is an experienced Marketer with specialisms in Content Marketing and Social Media, across both Brand and Agency sides.He was awarded ‘Rising Star of the Year’​ at The Drum Marketing Awards 2015, and named within Top 50 Most Influential people in Social Media Marketing UK in 2014, also in 2015.

Aoife Marie O’Connell

Social Media Manager at Insurance Australia Group

Aoife is a passionate digital focused ‘what if’ marketer of the future with 12 years industry experience. She has extensive exposure to different markets gaining a wealth of experience across many categories.

Rod McGuiness

Social Media Lead, ABC

Rod has extensive experience in strategy, training and policy development for media organisations and their effective use of social media. His specialities include – Managing
team, social media strategy, moderation and editorial guidelines, customer support & governance, developing and delivering projects as well as managing campaigns.

Biba Wythes

Social Media at Children's Health Queensland Hospital and Health Service

Biba has many years of social strategic development for Queensland Government. Bringing a practical perspective to social media development and implementation, she will be sharing her knowledge in building robust and risk – averse campaigns. Biba has formally worked with organisations including Gartner, Queensland University of Technology and Queensland Health.

James Curnow

Social Media Leader MYOB

James has worked in the social media and content marketing space for B2B organisations for over five years. More than anything else, James is passionate about developing and executing on digital marketing strategies that drive real and measurable results for businesses.

Dionne Lew

CEO, The Social Executive

Partner, Zoetic
She is a non-executive director and seasoned communications executive with 30 years of experience in strategic corporate communications, marketing, media, public relations, stakeholder management, crisis management and online & social media communication.

Jacinta Reuban

Social Media Specialist, Retail Apparel Group

Experienced Social Media Specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the retail industry. Skilled in Advertising, Communication, Marketing Strategy, Digital Marketing, and Creativity Skills. Strong media and communication professional with a Bachelor’s Degree focused in Arts, Entertainment, and Media Management from UNSW Australia.

Pauline Linton

Social Media Head, Adobe

I’ve worked in the digital space for almost a decade, kicking off my career in fundraising and communications at Inspire Foundation /, an online youth mental health service. In the last 4 years, I’ve applied my experience and expertise to the content and social media strategies of some Australia’s leading brands.

Sean Hall

Founder, Energx

Every day I help people and organisations find more Energy For What Matters. I work with clients to increase both, by building the skill of ‘energy intelligence’ or ‘ExIQ’. My goal is simple. To help as many people as possible overcome or prevent this happening to them.

Madeline White

Social Media Manager,

I am a social media expert with over seven years’ experience in Australia, New Zealand and the UK across globally renowned brands. My strengths are developing organic and paid social media strategies on key platforms, management, and driving brand awareness and engagement with innovative content creation.

Keith Keller

Twitter – Social Media Expert

Keith Keller is now well known internationally as “The Global Twitter Marketing Specialist” and he is popular speaker on the subject – He has appeared on numerous radio shows, teleseminars and webinars across the US & Canada, UK & Europe, as well as Australasia.

Sasha Hartley

Social Media Manager, Belle Property

I am a self driven, analytical and passionate marketer with a strong interest in helping small to medium businesses and new products grow. I am a bit of a data nerd and love thinking creatively. With everything I do I try and focus on doing more with less, being customer obsessed, staying true to a company’s culture and pursuing constant growth and learning.

Peter Sutton

Social Media Sociologist, Kai Ming

As a speaker, author and hands-on consultant, Peter pulls no punches when it comes to getting the most out of an organisation’s investment in managing social media. Peter’s approach has helped many schools and institutions develop a social media presence that would be the envy of any multinational.

Brie Stewart

Head of Social at Clemenger
BBDO Melbourne
Brie has been immersed in the social media industry playing a pivotal role in building and executing measurable social media and digital campaigns. Brie has seen all sides of how social media can work, from working within a digital performance marketing agency for close to 6 years.

Louise Vansleve

Senior Social Media Manager at Cancer Council NSW

Social Media and Content
Manager, Transport for NSW
Digital Strategist, Content Production and Social Media Specialist. Louise is a dynamic social media expert with extensive social strategy and content production expertise with positive influence on stakeholders.

Dan Wilkinson

Social Media Strategist, Hot & Delicious

As Social Media Lead at SapientNitro, Dan drove social media across a range of international brands including Mondelez and Sabmiller. Dan Wilkinson is a social media strategist, conference speaker, photographer, blogger, TV host/presenter and podcaster.

Roghan McKerlie

Founder & Director, Rogues Gallery

Founder and Content Jedi,
Rogues Gallery
With more than 15 years experience in the fields of content creation and strategy (including print, TV and digital), Roghan is a certified Digital Content Jedi who loves designing relevant narratives to engage your target audience.

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