Programme

 FastForward 2018 Programme

The full programme for FastForward 2018 is available now. Click here to download a PDF version.

Read below for session outlines, and head to the Speakers hub for all speaker details.

Day 1
15 Feb 2018
Day 2
16 Feb 2018
Chris Carey

Welcome to FastForward 2018

ShaoDow

The Artist Entrepreneur

12:15 - 13:15

LUNCH (Sponsored by Media Insight Consulting)

Franz Blechschmidt

The Price is Wrong

Alex Kennedy

Entrepreneurship, Health, and Wellbeing

Sarah Allsop

Filling the Room

Vaughn McKenzie

Bored with Blockchain?

Claudia de Wolff

Engaging Audiences with Live Streaming

Chris Evans

Storytelling with Data

Chris Carey

Data: What Comes Next?

Daniel Lee

From YouTube Channel to Indie Label

Sebastian Simone
Genevieve O’Neil
18:00 - 19:00

NETWORKING: MEET THE SPEAKERS, DAY 1

19:30 - 21:30

NETWORKING SOCIAL I (Sponsored by Association of Independent Music)

Nikoo Sadr

How to Handle Challenging Campaigns

Julia Killer

Lessons from SoundCloud: Chance the Rapper

Renae Brown

Developing Safe Spaces in Live Music

Owen Braben

Fact or Fake? The Future of News

12:00 - 13:00

LUNCH (Sponsored by Media Insight Consulting)

Dr Jo Twist OBE

Gaming: The Business of Play

Helena Kosinski

International Trends: USA

Abhishek Sen

What Your Phone Knows About You

Bosun Adu

International Trends: Nigeria

Emmy Buckingham

Indie Entrepreneurship

Summer Kim

International Trends: South Korea

Tina Mermiri

Grime as a Lifestyle

18:00 - 19:00

NETWORKING: MEET THE SPEAKERS, DAY 2

19:30 - 21:30

NETWORKING SOCIAL II