NEWS
FRIDAY 2 DEC 2016 3:54 PM

UNFOGGING THE FUTURE

“Brexit will still mean Brexit, but we still won’t have a clue what that means,” Anne Richards, chief executive of M&G Investments said at yesterday’s Edelman Crystal Ball event. The six panellists discussed their predictions for the next year in terms of politics, technology, communications and social issues.

NEWS
FRIDAY 2 DEC 2016 11:40 AM

THE FUTURE OF BRITAIN'S DIGITAL INDUSTRY

A few years ago, BIMA was in a tenuously good position. It had achieved prominence as the UK’s digital communications and marketing association. But its finances were unsteady, its membership value under question and its brand awareness only moderate below the c-suite. Under the assured leadership of Justin Cook, followed by Adam Graham, those improvements have been made. In 2016, BIMA is in a strong position in terms of awareness, purpose and membership, and it is ready to guide the future of the British digital industry.

LATEST FEATURES

Office Christmas parties can become clichés if they don’t reflect the best of the company’s internal culture. How can organisations large and small plan for a successful function?

At this year’s Lisbon Web Summit, Hubert Grealish, managing director of GWorks, reports on AI, digital change and communications through uncertain political times. What were the highlights of the global digital communications event?

Sometimes the issue of trust can arise between agencies and brands. In the process of collaboration, complex ideas are often fragmented and diminished. Andy Bolter, creative partner at Yes&Pepper, talks fostering inclusiveness, integrating technology and why the simplest ideas aren’t always the best.

CONFERENCES

2016

Communicate magazine runs a number of conferences covering a variety of topics centred around corporate communications, from investor relations and digital stakeholder engagement to employer brand management and internal communications.

Evolution of the Annual Report
FRIDAY 7 OCT 2016 8:30 AM

EVOLUTION OF THE ANNUAL REPORT

The Evolution of the Annual Report is the essential event for the corporate communications and investor relations community.

2016 Transform Conference North America
WEDNESDAY 26 OCT 2016 8:30 AM

2016 TRANSFORM CONFERENCE NORTH AMERICA

Hosted by our sister magazine, Transform, delegates at the Transform Conference North America can expect to hear from speakers across all sectors that are excelling in their brand strategy and communications.

AWARDS

DIGITAL IMPACT AWARDS

The Digital Impact Awards set the industry-wide benchmark in digital stakeholder engagement. Deadline extended until 19 July to enter your best work.

TRANSFORM AWARDS NORTH AMERICA

We return to New York on 26 October to recognise best practice in corporate, product and global brand development work, with categories that focus on strategy, execution, content and evaluation.