Innovision and George P Johnson to speak at Guide Live

Duncan Miller and Andrew Douglass will be revealing how brands can activate their sponsorship of major sporting occasions through event marketing strategies at The Guide Live on Friday 20 April.

Andrew Douglass from Innovision to speak at Guide Live
Andrew Douglass from Innovision to speak at Guide Live

Douglass, CEO at Innovision, and Miller, director of business development for George P Johnson, have first hand experience of activating brands' sponsorship of major sporting events using event marketing strategies.

This year, Innovision is working on Lloyds TSB's event marketing strategy for the 2012 Games, while George P Johnson is activating Cisco's sponsorship of the Games.

The pair will be revealing what works; what doesn't; how to achieve the best results and how to measure them; what type of tactics each agency employs; and how crucial event marketing is to brands' sponsorship of major sporting events.

The session will be part of The Guide Live's educational seminars that will be taking part at Etc Veues St Paul's on Friday 20 April.

There will also be a keynote talk from Mark Evers, director of games transport for TFL, who will reveal what roads to avoid and at what times during the Olympics, which is crucial to anyone putting on an event in the capital during the Games.

These sessions are free for any in-house brand event professional and for those people responsible for creating events on behalf of event agencies.

To apply for a place please click here.

Suppliers and venues looking to meet up with delegates from brands including Facebook and Porsche can speak to Melody David on (020) 8267 4140 or by email here.

A video of the last Guide Live at the Science Museum can be found here.

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