Passionate about your brand’s online performance? Looking to upskill and ramp your search marketing knowledge up a notch? 2017’s Benchmark Search Conference will be right up your street…
What is the Benchmark Search Conference?
It’s the North’s breakthrough annual search marketing event, run by Click Consult to help connect senior marketing professionals who are passionate about achieving search marketing success for their brands.
The day features world-class speakers covering the need-to-know topics to develop and advance your brand’s search engine presence, including:
Organic Search (SEO) – how to achieve and maintain your brand’s ranking in natural search engine results
Paid Search (PPC) – driving targeted traffic to your website by showing ads in search engine results when people search for related keywords
Social Media – enhancing brand awareness and social authority to support your online search visibility
Content Marketing – how to be smart with your content campaigns to build trust and credibility, and earn quality backlinks
What will I gain from Benchmark 2017?
Inspiration to become a better marketer
Practical, actionable insights and advice from the best in the industry on how to raise the bar for your brand’s online visibility
The chance to network other digital marketing professionals who are on your wavelength
The opportunity to get involved in discussion and ask the questions that matter to your company
Earn Chartered Marketer CPD credits
A productive day out of the office in a friendly and collaborative atmospshere
How do I get advice that’s specific to my brand?
This year, Benchmark will take a dual-track approach with all-new panel sessions giving you the opportunity to get involved in discussion with speakers and other search innovators, ask the questions that matter to your company, and find out how to apply what you’ve learnt to your own marketing strategy.
Omid Sido – Senior Technical SEO, Canon Europe
Nick Wilsdon – SEO Lead, Global Channels Optimisation, Vodafone
Danny Denhard – Head of Growth and Product Marketing, JustGiving
Sabrina Garufi – Agency Development Manager, Google
Jon Myers – Chief Growth Officer, Deepcrawl
Paul Morris – Digital Marketing Director, PZ Cussons
Amanda Coleman – Head of Corporate Communications, Greater Manchester Police
Anu Adegbola – Paid Performance Manager, Zoopla
Alan Reeves – Director Of Search, Click Consult
Tom Cheesewright – Applied Futurist
Bas van den Beld – Digital Marketing Strategist, State of Digital
Dave Karellen – Head of Paid Search, Click Consult
Lukasz Zelezny – Head of Organic Acquisition, uSwitch
Zak Adwards – Managing Director, Prezzybox
David Edmundson-Bird – Principal Lecturer in Digital Marketing, Manchester Metropolitan University
What’s the agenda for the day?
Panel Session 1 (11.50 – 12.15) – SEO, Social & Content Marketing – What does the future hold?
Tom Cheesewright – Applied Futurist (Panel Session Chair)
Alan Reeves – Director of Search, Click Consult
James Rowland – Search Manager, Financial & Risk, Thomson Reuters
Sean McDonnell – National Digital Manager, Slater and Gordon
Panel Session 2 (14.05 – 14.55) – Beyond the Basics – How to Achieve PPC Success in 2018
Sabrina Garufi – Google (Panel Session Chair)
Danny Denhard – Head of Digital Marketing, JustGiving
David Karellen – Head of Paid Search, Click Consult
Where is it happening?
Benchmark Search Conference 2017 takes place in the heart of Manchester, at the prestigious Bridgewater Hall.
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What have past attendees said about Benchmark?
This year will be the third conference, and we keep making it bigger and better every year. Here’s a selection of what delegates from 2015 and 2016 told us about their Benchmark experience:
Great day yesterday at #benchmarkconf2016 Fabulous speakers!!! I learnt loads! Need to whittle down to my 3 things to action now! ??
— Zoe Cuthbertson (@zoelittlemiss) July 13, 2016
— ?Tanya Hemphill? (@DigitalTanya) July 12, 2016
— Chris Marsh (@Marsh80) July 12, 2016
— Rosalind Hill (@RosalindFSG) July 12, 2016
How do I get my hands on a ticket?
To apply for a place at this year’s bigger, better event, register now by clicking on this button…
On overview of Benchmark 2016
Get in touch
If you’re interested in sponsoring or exhibiting at the conference, or would like more information about the day, please do not hesitate to contact our events team on 0845 205 0292 or email your request to email@example.com