20 March 2020
Learn from the sharpest minds in digital marketing
In March 2020 MKGO brings together nine of the world’s leading digital marketing experts into the ultimate one day “single track” conference. Set in the stunning “MK-7” venue at Red Bull Racing’s factory in Milton Keynes, this is your opportunity to level up your knowledge and learn from the absolute best in the industry.
You will come away feeling inspired, and have new skills and insights that you can start using immediately. Our speakers are some of the most ambitious, boundary-pushing individuals from the industry, who will reveal their secrets in everything from cutting-edge automation to optimisation, content and paid advertising. Oh, and we’ll make it fun too – after all, that’s what conferences are about… right?
Rand is the founder of SparkToro and was a co-founder of both Inbound.org and Moz, where he became famous for his Whiteboard Friday SEO video series. He is the author of Lost and Founder: A Painfully Honest Field Guide to the Startup World, and he speaks at industry events around the world.
Wil is the founder and director of strategy at Seer Interactive, which he started as a one-man business, and which now employs more than 150 people. He has worked in and talked about search for more than 15 years, speaking regularly at conferences about the future of our industry.
Shannon is the Head of PR and Content at Aira where she oversees all content creation and link building for our clients using what she's learned in her previous traditional PR roles. She's worked with some well known-household brands such as Vouchercloud, RS Components, Goodyear Tyres, AXA PPP healthcare and Poundland.
Britney is senior SEO scientist at Moz, where she explores data science, technical SEO and more. Britney speaks at conferences internationally, delivering thought leadership on her area of interest and getting people excited about data and working smarter, not harder.
Areej is SEO Manager at Zoopla, where she focuses on all things technical and on-site SEO, the founder of the Women in Tech SEO community which is a support network aimed for women in the Technical SEO field, that has a global group and hosts local events in London.
As CEO of the UK’s largest conversion optimisation agency, Stephen brings a combination of large organisation experience with an appreciation of the challenges that businesses face when working on CRO.
Samantha is the Founder of Biddable Moments, a Paid Media Consultancy Agency dedicated to helping brands and agencies increase their revenue through PPC, and can often be found speaking at leading conferences across the world sharing her extensive paid media knowledge.
Phil is a video strategist at Wistia, where he teaches companies how to create more engaging videos and how to use them effectively in their marketing. Phil was previously a senior consultant at Distilled. Today he speaks at conferences worldwide about video strategy and technical marketing.
Paddy is co-founder of Aira and has been working in digital marketing since 2004 when he got bored studying for his Law degree and decided to build websites instead. Before starting Aira with Matt Beswick, Paddy was VP London at Distilled and wrote The Link Building Book.
With an incredible sound and lighting system, super-fast WiFi, and surroundings that will make your jaw hit the floor, the “MK-7” venue at Red Bull Racing’s factory in Milton Keynes is a sight to behold. Here are a few photos to whet your appetite.
“MKGO is a brilliant event organised by brilliant people. Expect great speakers, fantastic content and to take away actionable insights that you can apply to your marketing the very next day. Take the whole team!”
Stacey MacNaught, Director, MacNaught Digital
Frequently Asked Questions
Can I pay by invoice/purchase order number?
Absolutely. Just email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 01908 669526 with your request and we’ll get everything set up.
Do you offer group discounts?
We do for orders of 5 tickets or more. Email email@example.com with the number of tickets you require and we’ll give you a bespoke price.
Do I need to be an expert to learn something from the event?
No, MKGO is open to all levels of experience! The talks may cover digital marketing topics to an advanced level, but if anything is unclear, feel free to ask a member of our team and we’ll be happy to have a chat 🙂
Is this conference for me? I work in house/at an agency/freelance/I’m a business owner
It’s for anyone with an interest in digital marketing and should offer usable takeaways for in-house marketers, agency workers and business owners.
What are the timings on conference day?
Arrival will be between 8 and 8.30, with the first speaker starting at 9am. The day will be wrapped up by 5.30, although we’re planning on a networking drinks reception for an hour or so too.
Do you provide refreshments?
Yes. We’ll have two breaks (morning and afternoon) as well as a buffet lunch.
Will I be able to ask the speakers questions?
Yes. There’ll be Q&A time after each session.
Do you send out slides after the conference?
Yes. We’ll share Slideshare links via email.
Can I pitch to speak at a future conference?
We generally invite speakers as opposed to taking pitches, but if you have an idea that we just can’t miss please email firstname.lastname@example.org so we can take a look.
Can you keep me informed about future conferences?
Absolutely. There’s a newsletter signup at the bottom of this page, and when buying a ticket for MKGO you’ll also have the option to opt in.