Afdhel Aziz

Inspirational Speaker. Award-winning Marketer. Best-selling Author.

Afdhel Aziz is one of the world’s leading experts in marketing innovation. He
is an award-winning marketer who
has led brands for procter & gamble, heineken, absolut, and nokia, in london and new york. He was most recently director of absolut labs in the usa, highlighted by forbes as ‘one of the top three marketing innovation labs to emulate’ in the world. He is currently the founder and chief creative officer of conspiracy of love, a think-tank and idea incubator that helps fortune 500 brands use culture and technology as a force for good.

Afdhel has been a speaker at the cannes lions, sxsw, advertising week and more, and his work has been featured in the new york times, vice, fast company, the guardian, coolhunting, billboard, hypebeast and more. Passionate about brands and culture as forces for good, he is the co-author of the book ‘good is the new cool: market like you give a damn’. You can find out more at www.afdhelaziz.com and follow him on twitter at @afdhelaziz.


Mark Brennan

AIB, Head of Digital Innovation

Mark Brennan is leading the digital marketing and innovation team at AIB, transforming how the financial sector uses digital communications to best serve their customers by delivering world-class digital for the AIB and EBS brands while also creating Ireland’s most digitally capable marketing function. Mark is a passionate digital marketer who has developed the digital strategy for brands like AIB, Guinness and Volkswagen but also crucially he has delivered exceptionally crafted, truly innovative and most of all effective marketing communication campaigns off the back of these strategies.