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John Watton

John Watton

John Watton

Senior Marketing Director, EMEA, Adobe
John is a senior marketing leader with experience at software category leaders big and small. Blogger and speaker on innovations in marketing and digital experiences. He is excited by tech-led businesses that have the vision & ambition to either disrupt an industry, do things better or define a new category. John has been recognised through several awards, including, Brand Republic Top 50 Klout UK Influence, Top 10 UK Most Engaged Marketer on LinkedIn, TopRank UK Top Online Marketing Influencer, B2B Marketing Magazine Marketer of the Year. He is committed to raising digital marketing competence and skills of the UK's marketing community and has served on the Exec Council of the Business Marketing Collective, the IDM Business-to-Business Marketing Council and been a mentor on the DMA Mentoring Programme. John has also been a judge on the Drum Content Awards, the B2B Marketing Awards and DMA Awards.

Headline Sponsor


Networking Lounge Sponsor

  • Selligent Marketing cloud

VIP Lounge Sponsor

  • Mirakl
  • Barclaycard


PR Partner

  • Propeller

Lanyard Sponsor

  • Checkout

Theatre Sponsor

  • Cheil UK
  • Pure360
  • Dubai Commercity
  • Bluecore
  • BlueVenn
  • redeye
  • SplashBI

Agency Sponsor

  • Havas
  • Dentsu AEGIS
  • Mindshare

Agency Sponsor

  • Zenith
  • Starcom
  • Wavemaker

Event Partner

  • Google Digital Garage
  • Pennies
  • BCMA
  • CMA
  • Olympia
  • Accelerating Asia
  • ASME
  • Co Creation Lab

Media Partner

  • TechTarget
  • Data & Marketing Association
  • Bizibl

Media Partner

  • Better Than Paper
  • IAB Europe

Media Partner

  • Institute of Data & Marketing
  • DAN Global

Media Partner

  • Elemental
  • Kogan Page
  • Digital Doughnut

Media Partner

  • Elite Business Mag
  • Disruptive

Media Partner

  • Retail Systems Magazine
  • Marketing Tech Outlook
  • Social Media Portal
  • AffiliateBay