Learn Practical Hands-on Digital Marketing Skills & Experience

From International & Homegrown Marketers

Amplify Digital Marketing Conference comes to Cork this July. A diverse mix of home-grown talent, international giants, and rising stars of the marketing world take to the stage of over two days. At its core Amplify aims to equip attendees with knowledge and skills they can be immediately implemented in their own company or business. With this in mind, over 20 valuable masterclasses will be held, ranging from beginners to advanced, covering all areas of digital marketing. We are not forgetting about start-ups either, competitions, stalls and much more available for burgeoning businesses and entrepreneurs.

Amplify is essential to any business or individual interested in the digital marketing world. Whether you’re an SME, start-up, marketing manager, or ambitious student/graduate, Amplify is the event for you. Gain unmissable insights on Social Media Marketing, Content, Data, and Google Adwords for businesses in the Digital Age.

1Registration/Breakfast Mingle# 08:00 AM - 09:00 AMWhere?
2Opening Remarks from Host# 09:00 AM - 09:10 AMRoom B
3Event Organiser Welcome# 09:10 - 09:20 AMRoom C
4Homegrown Heros of Marketing# 09:20 AM - 10:35 AMRoom D
5Break# 10:35 AM - 10:50 AMRoom E
6Big Names. Bigger Campaigns.# 10:50 AM - 11:50 AMRoom F
710 Competition Finalists # 11:50 AM - 1:00 PM Room G
8Lunch# 01:00 PM - 02:00 PMBreak Room
9Grow your business with targeted ads# 02:00 PM - 02:40 PMRoom A
10Market Me Pretty: Fashion in the Digital Age# 02:40 PM - 03:30 PMRoom B
11 Make Marketing Pay: How digital marketing can pay for itself.# 03:30 PM - 04:10 PMBreak Room
12Break# 04:10 PM - 04:30 PM
13The New Wave: How to Make a Big Splash in Digital Marketing# 04:30 PM - 05:00 PM
14Speed Networking# 05:00 PM - 06:00 PM
15After Party# 08:00 PM - Late
1Opening Remarks from the Host# 10:30 AM - 10:45 AMROOM C
2Event Organiser Welcome# 10:45 AM - 11:00 AMROOM A
3Aim and Fire: Targeted Advertising # 11:00 AM - 11:45 AMROOM D
4Break# 11:45 AM - 12:00 PMROOM D
5New Companies. Bold Campaigns# 12:00 PM - 01:00 PMROOM E
6Lunch# 01:00 PM - 02:00 PMROOM E
7The Gurus: How to run a Successful Digital Campaign# 02:00 PM - 03:30 PMROOM E
8Competition Winner# 03:30 PM - 03:45 PM
9Break# 03:45 PM - 04:00 PM
10How to Build a Billon Dollar App: Making Mobile Work for you# 04:00 PM - 05:00 PM
11Closing Remarks# 05:00 PM - 05:00 PM


You can sign up to Beginners & Advanced Master classes in Digital Ads, Social Media, Strategy & SEO throughout 2 days.

Keynote Speakers in TED Talk

Keynote Day 1: Steve Bartlett

Keynote Day 2: George Berkowski


Steve Bartlett

Entrepreneur, Investor, Public Speaker, Internet Personality and the CEO of Socialchain.com. Read More

Entrepreneur, Investor, Public Speaker, Internet Personality and CEO of Socialchain.com. At 24 years old Steve Bartlett epitomises the Rags to Riches tale. An accomplished Digital Marketer, with a flair for innovation. Bartlett built his multimillion pound empire in record speed. From winning Llloyds TSB young entrepreneur of the year in 2013, to hosting TED talks today. Providing key insights into influencer marketing, social media advertising, targeted marketing and personal brand building, Steve Bartlett’s Keynote session ‘The New Wave: How to make a big Splash in Digital Marketing’ is not to be missed.

George Berkowski

Best selling author ‘How to Build a Billion Dollar App’. Formerly Head of Product for Hailo. Read More

Bestselling author ‘How to Build a Billion Dollar App’. Formerly Head of Product for Hailo. George Berskowski is an entrepreneur who has built businesses in manned space flight, online dating, transportation and mobile apps. A pioneer in the mobile industry, his insights into app building, mobile advertising, innovation and product visibility are unmatched in his field. Join us on Day 2 for George’s Keynote speech ‘How to Build a Billion Dollar App: Making Mobile work for you’.

Greg Fry

An International Trainer and One of Ireland’s top Social Media Experts. Read More

An International Trainer and One of Ireland’s top Social Media Experts. Greg is a highly skilled digital marketer, with an impeccable history of delivering savvy workshops and training. Institutions such as the Digital Marketing Institute, Sure Skills and the Digital Skills Academy consistently utilise Greg’s face-paced and clever workshops. Greg is all about Social, from Linkedin, to Twitter, to Pininterest, Youtube and beyond. However, it is his emphasis on measurable, strategic marketing goals that make him a must see. Greg joins fellow marketing magnets on our ‘The Gurus: How to run a Successful Digital Campaign’ panel.

Jamie White

An award winning entrepreneur and speaker. Successfully sold Collegetimes
and Teentimes. Founder of leadingsocial.com. Read More

An Award winning Entrepreneur and Speaker. Successfully sold Collegetimes and Teentimes. Founder of Leadingsocial.com. An accomplished event organiser and host, Jamie has impressed the business and marketing community over his career. After successful sale of his news websites for college students, Jamie continued to grow and innovate through his company Leadingsocial.com. An expert in all this marketing, but especially adept in reaching the younger generation. Listen to Jamie speak about Social Media Advertising, Targeting Demographics, and Adaptive Marketing, as part of our ‘The Gurus: How to Run a Successful Digital Campaign.

Niall Harbison

Founder of The Lovin Group’. Co-founder at Simply Zesty. Read More

Wrote bestselling book:Get Shit Done. The Lovin Group (https://lovin.ie/) curate all the very best information out there for any new city you travel to and put it into handy lists so as all the hard work is done for you. He studied Chef Training at Dublin Institute of Technology, Lives in Dublin, Ireland, Originally From Brussels, Belgium.

Suzanne Jackson

Ireland’s leading Fashion, Lifestyle &
Beauty Blogger. Sosueme.ie. Read More

Ireland’s leading Fashion, Lifestyle & Beauty Blogger, Sosueme.ie. Starting her ‘little’ blog in 2010, Suzanne sought a creative outlet for her passions fashion, beauty, lifestyle and celebrity. By 2015 Sosueme.ie was voted one of Ireland’s most influential fashion websites, with Jackson also picking up the Best Blogger award from Stellar Magazine. In 2017 Suzanne’s brand continues to grow with a booming make-up range. While Suzanne’s style obviously played a role in her success, it is her interaction with fans through social media that is consistently cited as her most valuable marketing technique. With 1.1 million international readers a month, 200k Facebook fans and 146k Instagram followers, this strategy is clearly working. Suzanne joins us for an exclusive interview during our ‘Market Me Pretty: Fashion in the Digital Age’ panel, discussing all things Social Media and Personal Branding.

Niall McGarry

Entrepreneur, Owner and Founder of JOE.ie, Her.ie, SportsJOE.ie, HerFamily.ie & JOE.co.uk . Read More

Entrepreneur, Owner and Founder of JOE.ie, Her.ie, HerFamily.ie & JOE.co.uk. The LIT graduate started his impressive rise to the top in 2002. Beginning with a year long run in advertising sales for a Galway newspaper, then founding Impact Media, which represented Supermacs, Eircom and the Radisson Hotel group among others. McGarry’s rise to the top really began in 2010 when he founded JOE.ie, a website aimed at Irish men interested in all things sport, tech, entertainment, motors and fashion. After the sale of Impact Media, Niall founded Maximum Media and continued his digital success with Her.ie, Herfamily.ie & JOE.co.uk. A dedicated and inspirational marketer Niall McGarry will walk us through his successes and failures during his rise to the top, with interaction from the audience. Catch Niall at our ‘Homegrown Heroes of Marketing’ panel on Day 1.

Aoife McGuigan

Irish Marketer with industry experience from FMCG to Telco. Currently Marketing Manager for Lucozade Energy Ireland. Read More

Irish Marketer with Valuable Industry Experience from FMCG to Telco. Currently Marketing Manager for Lucozade Energy Ireland. Aoife is a highly qualified digital marketer with over ten years experience in the field. Working with brands such as Heineken, Knorr and Pot Noodle, Aoife has curated an impressive resume. Her role in the launch of 48, Ireland’s first online mobile network, is especially noteworthy. With a specialisation in Brand, Channel, Customer and Digital Marketing. Aoife’s session promises real world tips and knowledge from a working digital marketer. Join Aoife on Day 1 for ‘Big Names, Bigger Campaigns’.

Ken Nugent

Responsible for the Development of RTÉ.ie, RTÉ player, RTÉ News Now and RTÉ Create. Read More

Responsible for the Development of RTE.ie, RTE News Now and RTE Create. An innovative marketer with nearly two decades of experience, Ken was one of the first marketers in Ireland to recognise the value of digital. Beginning his career at Standard Life and the Sunday Tribune, Ken has been part of the RTE team for the past ten years. In this time, he has been a key player in RTE’s digital strategy helping the Irish company compete with global players such as Netflix through the creation of the RTE Player and other digital platforms. Join Ken in our ‘Aim and Fire: Targeted Advertising’ session to gain insights on Media Sales, Strategic Development and Digital B2B Sales.

Beth Quigley

PPC Executive at the Award Winning Wolfgang Digital. Read More

PPC Executive at the Award Winning Wolfgang Digital. Trinity graduate Beth, is the second half of an exciting duo from Wolfgang Digital. Whilst her colleague, Natalie Maas, concentrates of the Social Media aspect of marketing, Beth represents Pay Per Click Advertising. A sophisticated marketer, Beth has a solid background in all things PPC. Aiming to give the full marketing package, Beth will outline how SEO, PPC, and Google Adwords can aid and be implemented in your Digital Campaigns. Meet Beth at our ‘Make Marketing Pay: How Digital Marketing can Pay for Itself’ session on Day 1.

Ross O'Dwyer

CEO and Co-Founder of Punditarena.com. Read More

CEO & Co-Founder of Punditarena.com. University College Cork Alumni Ross is one of Cork’s own success stories. After graduating from UCC in 2013, he immediately dove headfirst into the fast paced start-up world. By November of 2013, O’Dwyer co-founded Readia, a digital media company that creates online publications. The company’s first and most successful publication Punditarena.com was launched this same year. An Irish sports website, creating its publications through user-generated content. With 2.1 million monthly users over 100 countries, this exciting new approach to content creation, and marketing has most definitely been a success. Ross will join us on our ‘Homegrown Heroes of Marketing’ panel on Day 1 to discuss on demand media, content creation and customer interaction.

Natalie Maas

Social Media Specialist at the Award Winning Wolfgang Digital. Read More

Social Media Specialist at the Award Winning Wolfgang Digital. An accomplished Digital Marketer with a passion for Art and Design, Natalie is at the core of Wolfgang Digital’s amazing team.After founding her own PR company in Canada in 2012, Natalie’s passion for all things digital and drive for success found her heading up Wolfgang Digital’s Social Media department. With experience in Marketing Management, Graphic Design, PR and Social Media, Natalie is not to be missed. Learn how to carefully construct and implement Marketing Campaigns at ‘Make Marketing Pay: How Digital Marketing can Pay for Itself’.

Éadaoin Murphy

Senior Manager, Partner Marketing & Events, EMEA HubSpot. Read More

Senior Manager, Partner Marketing & Events, EMEA Hubspot. Eadaoin is a savvy Senior Marketing Leader with outstanding marketing experience, both at home and abroad. In her role as Senior Marketing personnel at Hubspot, Eadaoin has gained invaluable experience in Demand Generation and Campaign Strategies. Specialising in Inbound Marketing, Partner Marketing, Event Marketing, Product Marketing and Go-to-market and enablement, Eadaoin’s session ‘Big Names, Bigger Campaigns’ is a must see.


Do you have the next big marketing idea ? or have a digital company (less than 3 years old) that’s changing the way we consume digital content and ads?
We are giving away up to €2,500. To see if you can enter, please fill out your email and number for a call back.


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Early Bird Ticket


Attend both days at the conference, sign up to 3-5 masterclasses in advanced or beginners social, video, digital ads, strategy and more.

Early Bird VIP


You get access to the VIP investor and speakers Lounge with special lunch and dinner menu included

Early Bird Stalls


You get 2 passes for both days of the event and a stall to promote your marketing business or idea on the ground floor near the main stage

For information on limited startup, student and large group tickets; please contact Sarah at sarah@amplifydigitalconference.ie.

*VAT not included


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