Creative Director, Prime PR
Jonas Bodin is a Creative Director at Prime, a Stockholm-based communications agency. Prime is ranked number one according to the 2010 Cannes Lions Report PR listing, and for the past two years earned the Holmes report's Nordic Consultancy of the Year award. The work Jonas has done for Electrolux, Audi, and TeliaSonera has received numerous awards at Cannes Lions, European Excellence Awards, SABRE Awards and Eurobest.
Chief Social Media Officer, Van Marcke Group
Philippe Borremans has over 15 years of business communications experience and started as Chief Social Media Officer at Van Marcke Group, and now delivers strategic consulting sessions and social media workshops for communications professionals around Europe. Borremans is also an active memeber of the European Association of Communication Directors, and a founding member of the International Association of Online Communicators.
PR Manager, Europe, Electrolux
Julia Emmerich is European PR manager for Electrolux in Stockholm. Coming from positions within marketing and branding at Philip Morris, Campari and Avid Technologies, she now heads the development of PR strategies for European and global markets within Electrolux PR Studio, an internal communication consultancy. The 'Vac from the Sea' campaign (in cooperation with Prime) received a European Excellence Award in Prague in 2010.
Digital Researcher, Radley Yeldar
Cameron has 5 years of international marketing experience having worked for multi-nationals including Alsco and major Australian textile manufacturer Pacific Brands in China and Australia. At Radley Yeldar Cameron has undertaken research for recent key thought leadership pieces including a review of online sustainability communications as well the often-quoted report into the usage of social media in the FTSE 100.
Karin Helmstaedt was born in Canada to a German father and Canadian mother. She represented Canada's national swimming team, and studied Physical and Health Education and Literature in Toronto and Montreal before moving to Paris. She studied French Literature at the Sorbonne and began writing as a Journalist, and freelancing as a Translator and Presenter at sporting events. Helmstaedt reported extensively on doping in the former East Germany, and in 1997 co-produced the prize-winning documentary "Staatsgeheimnis Kinderdoping" for German public television. Her subsequent work on the subject brought her to Berlin in 1998, where she continued freelance writing for newspapers and magazines, and contributed to a book. She also joined DW-TV as a News Translator and Speaker, and became a Presenter of 'Germany Today' in 1999. She is now part of the euromaxx team.
Planning Director, GoViral
Mads Holmen has been part of the online video revolution for as long as Youtube. He joined goviral in the company's early days in 2005, after co-founding and running a consultancy business, uniQaim, during his studies at Copenhagen Business School. In 2007 Mads departed to London where he helped grow the UK iperations from 3 to 50 people. mads now serves as Planning Director across the group's six offices across Europe and is co-author of 'The Social Metropolis.'
Digital Researcher & Consultant, Radley Yeldar
Annti Kangaslahti has five years of digital communications industry experience. He has a BA in Marketing and an MA in Cross-Cultural Communication and International Management from Newcastle University. He is currently a digital researcher and consultant at Radley Yeldar focused on developing their Corporate Social Media thought leadership. Antti is also a social entrepreneur who has experience running his own business.
Digital Media Manager, British Red Cross
Margaret O'Donnell serves as Digital Media Manager for British Red Cross. O'Donnell started her career working forPsion before moving into the public sector where she worked at Goldsmith's College in London. Margaret spent 10 years with the RNIB latterly as their Web Manager. In her current role, O'Donnell aims to maximise their use of digital media to reach a wider range of audiences, especially hard to reach target groups.
Marketing Director, Monster UK & Ireland
Isabelle Ratinaud is Marketing Director for Monster UK and Ireland. Isabelle joined Monster in December 2007, having previously worked at Opodo as European Marketing Director. At Opodo, Isabelle was responsible for repositioning the brand as well as enhancing its competitive edge in the travel market. She brings a wealth of experience to Monster.
Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, Telenor Group
Kai Rosenberg has more than 30 years of experience in media and computer business, and has been the Editor-in-Chief and Head of Internal Communications at Telenor Group since 1997. Rosenberg has also worked for the newspaper Dagbladet as feature editor and as IT director. He gained computer business experience as a product manager for media systems in an international Norwegian computer company.
Managing Director, Kuhn, Kammann & Kuhn
Carsten Rossi is one of the managing directors at Kuhn, Kammann & Kuhn. As a consultant, he has worked with several multinational corporations. His focus is on social media and developing innovative comms strategies and tools for companies like SAP, Novartis and the German Metro Group. He is a lecturer at the HTW Berlin. Carsten Rossi is also an active member of the online community and a member of the German Twittwoch e.V.
Manager of European Product Public Relations, Honda
Christoph Rust is the Manager of European Product Public Relations at Honda Motor Europe Ltd. After Studying engineering, Rust started his professional career in the automotive supplier industry. He has been with Honda for fourteen years and has held his current position for the past six. Rust has transformed the traditional PR approach of Honda on a European level into an integrated approach which includes a focus on social media.
Head of Ideation & User Experience Development, Deutsche Telekom
Dr. Raimund Schmolze is Head of Ideation and User Experience Development at Deutsche Telekom AG. He heads the Telekom Creation Center in Berlin, a unit that enables the group wide systematic development of user centric product and service ideas.
Senior Vice President, Group Communications & CSR, Carlsberg Breweries
Anne-Marie Skov serves as Senior Vice President of Group Communications and CSR, a role she has held since 2004. In this capacity, Ms. Skov is responsible for the group's corporate communication activities, including investor and media relations, and the CSR unit. Ms. Skov is a Member of the Supervisory board of multiple organisations, including WWF, Denmark Test, the Tuborg Foundation, Møller Erik and Architects and Nørrebro Teater. Prior to joining Carlsberg, Ms Skov worked with the Novo Group, and most recently as Vice President and member of the Executive Management of Novozymes A/S.
Online Communications Manager, Eurocontrol
Aurelie Valtat is the Online Communications Manager at Eurocontrol, the European Organisation for the Safety of Air Navigation, and the Senior Adviser Strategy & Communications at Webtronic. Ms. Valtat has also served as the Corporate Web Editor at Eurocontrol and a lecturer at Universite de Rennes II. She has also worked as Communication Manager at PostEurop, Consultant Editor at UNESCO World Heritage Centre and Head of Internal and External Communications at Alliance Francaise
Head of Communications, Danish Crown
Anne Villemoes has spent the last four and a half years changing the reputation of one of the largest companies in Denmark. Prior to that she worked as special advisor to the Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries and as Head of Press for the Danish Consumer Council. She has a background as a journalist in TV and for the largest national newspaper in Denmark.
Partner, techPolitics LLP
Jon Worth is a trainer and website strategist based in London. He is best known for his work on the Atheist Bus Campaign where he helped raise £150,000 in online donations. He has been responsible for online campaigns for UK politicians such as Harriet Harman and Ken Livingstone, and is partner in techPolitics LLP, a web agency dedicated to online campaigning. He runs social media training for public and private sector clients and notably for the European Commission in Brussels.