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Learn the strategies and insider secrets used by the top marketing experts. Get access to 1400 minutes of hyper-focused masterclasses and in-depth discussions covering digital marketing’s hottest topics.
At Digital Asia Summit, we welcome the people who are tackling the big challenges facing the industry today. Our sessions cover topics ranging from SEO and Performance Marketing to AI and Web 3.0.
Country Head & Director, Shopify India & SEA
Bharati Balakrishnan is Country Head & Director, Shopify India & SEA. She is a Consumer Internet & Retail leader with deep experience in building & scaling both online & offline retail businesses. Early experience in strategy consulting and investing, followed by a decade’s deep operating experience in India’s start-up eco-system Bharati has turned around P&Ls at both brick-and-mortar retail chains as well as e-commerce platforms.
Co-Founder & CEO, SparkToro
Rand Fishkin is Co-founder and CEO of SparkToro, makers of high quality audience research software. In 2009, he was named among the 30 Best Young Tech Entrepreneurs Under 30 by BusinessWeek. Rand has keynoted several conferences on search and spoken at dozens of shows around the world.
Host of the LinkedIn Ads Show
AJ Wilcox is a LinkedIn Ads expert, founder of the digital agency B2Linked, and the host of the LinkedIn Ads Show Podcast. AJ's agency specializes exclusively in consulting with LinkedIn Ads to help clients run & scale profitable LinkedIn Ad campaigns. His company has managed hundreds of LinkedIn Ads accounts, spent over $110M+ on the platform, and has managed 4 of LinkedIn's top 10 spending accounts.
Co-Founder & CEO, Optmyzr
Frederick (Fred) Vallaeys is a Silicon Valley entrepreneur, author, and leading influencer in pay-per-click search marketing. One of Google’s first 500 employees, Fred quickly established a reputation as a pioneer in PPC marketing as the company’s first AdWords Evangelist. Today he serves as Co-Founding CEO of Optmyzr, a leading and multiple award-winning PPC management software system.
CEO, Cambridge Marketing College
Kiran Kapur is CEO at Cambridge Marketing College, a Chartered Marketer and Fellow of CIM. She has worked predominately in Financial Services with expertise in customer relationship marketing and customer communications. As a consultant, she has worked as a project manager with companies including Liverpool Victoria, Barclays, London Life and Cazenove. She presents the College's weekly marketing podcast in association with Star Radio.
Venture Lead, Verlinvest
Arjun Vaidya is a D2C founder & investor. He built Dr. Vaidya’s to India’s largest Ayurveda brand online. Dr. Vaidya’s was recently acquired by RP Sanjiv Goenka Group – making it one of India’s first D2C exits. He now leads venture investing for Verlinvest in India. Mr. Vaidya is India’s first Ayurvedic to be featured in the Forbes 30 Under 30 Asia List and Business World 40 Under 40 List.
Author of Email Persuasion
Ian Brodie is the author of the #1 best selling and highest rated book on email marketing: Email Persuasion. Get Response called him "One of the best email marketers in the world" and more importantly, he's helped thousands of coursebuilders, creators, consultants and coaches to build authority, engage their audience and generate more sales with Email Marketing.
Leni Andronicos is Co-founder and CEO at Logcast -- the next-generation voice streaming service with users in over 60 countries and growing. Earlier she spent 10 years helping start-ups & Fortune 500 brands connect with millions as a marketer. She has worked with top brands including American Express, Coca Cola, Spotify, eBay, Adidas, Audi, BMW, Samsung and others.
Chief Digital & Marketing Officer - Head of Strategy
Aabhinna Suresh Khare is the Chief Digital and Marketing Officer and Head of Strategy at Bajaj Capital and was formerly VP of Business at BookMyForex. He was recently selected as BW Businessworld 40 Under 40 Marketing Mavericks. Aabhinna has immense experience in defining and implementing product vision and roadmap to increase revenue for businesses.
AVP - User Growth, Lenskart
A.B.R. Bharadwaj is currently driving user growth at Lenskart for its India, US & Singapore Markets. Earlier with Snapdeal, Bharadwaj has 8+ years of experience working in product, marketing & analytics domains. He is an expert with Data, Product Strategy - Launches, A/B experiments, lift tests around optimizing digital marketing spends & ROI via various bidding strategies.
Chief Creative Officer, Slant Advertising
Shantesh Row is a Partner and the Chief Creative Officer at Slant Agency Dubai. He has worked on a plethora of brands in India and the UAE across 25 years. Shantesh was recently ranked in the Top 200 LinkedIn Creators Globally by Favikon and is a strident voice on LinkedIn. He is also an Advisory Board Member and Masterclass Mentor, Miles SoBA- IIM Indore.
CEO & Co-Founder, Instoried
Sharmin Ali Drives strategy, leadership and sales as the Founder & CEO at Instoried. Prior to deep-diving into a technology start-up with Instoried, Sharmin had founded a media start-up to build India’s own Netflix. She has been profiled in Fortune 40 Under 40 list (2022) and also won the best product and best innovation under the startup category by The Economic Times Innotribe Awards in 2018.
Performance Marketing Expert
Piyush Kukreja is Digital Marketing Practitioner, Podcaster and International Best Selling Author. Piyush is Host of #1 Hindi Digital Marketing Podcast "The Piyush Kukreja Show" where he shares his digital marketing journey and Interviews digital marketing experts. He has interviewed experts like Neil Patel, Sorav Jain, James Smiley, and others.
EVP, Social Beat
Meghana Chandani is a business leader, digital marketer and Associate VP at Social Beat. She was included in this year's Impact 30 Under 30 exchange4media list. Meghana has contributed to a 400% increase in revenue for Social Beat, Mumbai and has developed and implemented digital growth strategies for many of India's largest brands such as Tata Mutual Fund, Hotstar and others.
Vanshika Mehta is a Brand Strategist, Storyteller, and Communications consultant, and LinkedIn Top Voice ‘21. A marketing graduate from Northeastern University in Boston, she has worked with various companies in tech, ed-tech, fintech, and the SAAS industries. She has worked on 70+ projects with small businesses and startups and gathered around 1,00,000 followers on LinkedIn.
Founder - SuccessBrew
Sourabh Goyal is Founder at SuccessBrew and TGC Community and Co-Author of The Growth Hacking Book 2. A growth marketing professional and community builder with 5+ years experience, Sourabh brings the best-customized solutions for Startups and MSMEs. He is a LinkedIn influencer with 1,43,000 followers in 2 years and has been recognized as Influential Person of the year 2021 in Brand Consulting by Asian African chamber of commerce.
Director and Head of Asia at Sociabble
Krusha Sahjwani Malkani is the Director of Sociabble, India, an employee engagement, communications and advocacy solution. She is the co-founder of the initiative The Pink Thread, a forum that drives change and empowers women in corporate India. A certified life and career coach (PCC), Krusha was included in LinkedIn Top Voices 2022.
Founder, House Of GKB
Gurnoor Kaur Behl is a Social Media Solutionist, Professional Speaker, Trainer & Event Host, and Founder of House Of GKB, a Social Media & Content Management Firm. She has trained 4500+ individuals globally on Social Media & Online Personal Branding and is a Guest Faculty Member (Social Media) at Apeejay Stya University.
Co-Founder & Merchandising Head, Utpatang
Tarun Jangid is Co-Founder and Merchandising Head at Utpatang. A self-driven entrepreneur with 11+ years of experience in marketing, merchandising, advertising, eCommerce and business development, he has a proven track record of building strong C-level relationships in varied industries like sports, music & entertainment, real estate, hospitality, and more.
CEO, Everest Marketing
Marcel García is the Founder and CEO of Everest Marketing and PPC Specialist. He specializes in real estate marketing. In just one year, Marcel went from being a freelancer to having a young and dynamic team of more than 20 people spread all over the world and working remotely. Based in Andalusia, Spain, Marcel has been passionate about online marketing since he was 13 years old.
Vaishali Gupta is the Co-founder and head of Brand Marketing at mCaffeine- India’s first caffeinated personal care brand for the past 5 years. Vaishali leads the mCaffeine’s D2C platform under the umbrella of Brand Marketing. Brand Marketing is traditionally seen as a qualitative role but at mCaffeine she has integrated it with quantitative verticals. She heads 5 verticals of Brand building, Marketing, Data Analytics, Technology and Customer Connect.
Founder, Internet Moguls
Avi Arya is a Social Media Marketer and Founder of award winning social media agency Internet Moguls. He is also a TedX Speaker, a Corporate Trainer and Business Coach. Avi has interviewed top Influencers and entrepreneurs like Gary Vee, Grant Cardone, Pat Flynn, and more using his MVM Method. Avi's agency has worked for 700+ Clients Across 10 Countries.
Jiaqi Pan is an entrepreneur, speaker, and writer on messaging, chatbots, conversational interfaces, and communication automation. Currently working as the CEO at Landbot to empower businesses creating frictionless customer experiences through conversational interactions.
Browse the complete 3-day schedule for Digital Asia Summit 2.0
Digital Asia Summit 2.0 opens with an introduction to this year's event by Vaibhav Sisinty, Founder at Growth School and Anuj Agrawal, Community Lead at Digital Asia Summit, followed by an energetic rythmic session with Manu, Founder of Drum Circle India.
By combining the best of human creativity and AI efficiency, businesses can create winning digital marketing programs. Optmyzer CEO, Frederick Vallaeys, will dive deep into key areas of search marketing—bidding, targeting, and messaging—to illustrate how automation layering can take your campaigns to the next level of profitability.
Ian Brodie, author of Email Persuasion, the #1 best-selling book on email marketing, helps you find a clear path to email marketing success. The session focuses on how to come up with an infinite supply of great ideas for interesting, valuable emails, how to write an effective email quickly and how to sell in an email without coming across as "salesy" or pushy.
Join Meghana Chandani, EVP at Social Beat, for an action-packed masterclass on running successful ad campaigns on Meta's advertising channels including Facebook, Instagram, Messenger and WhatsApp. Learn about campaign objectives, setting goals and KPIs to measure the success of your campaigns, using Meta’s audience targeting capabilities in the most impactful way and ad creatives and copies that convert.
Unleash the power of podcasts and voice platforms for fueling up your brand's marketing in 2023 and beyond. Leni Andronicos, CEO at Logcast, dives deep into the future of audio as an experience for both creators and listeners. Know where audio is going next, dive into all the trends we are fiercely building toward at Logcast -- interactivity, new forms of discovery and how audio can borrow from mediums like TikTok.
A new generation of disruptive D2C brands are shaking up retail. Spanning everything from detergent to apparel, these brands are radically changing consumer preferences and expectations. An exciting panel with Bharati Balakrishnan, Country Head & Director at Shopify India & SEA, Vaishali Gupta, Co-founder, mCaffeine, in conversation with Vanshika Mehta, put light on top trends for the D2C industry in the coming years and the best practices for building a successful D2C retail business.
With 11+ years of merchandising experience, Tarun Jangid, Co-founder at Utpatang, walks you through retail merchandising as an affordable way to sell more product. Unlike paid tactics like traditional and digital marketing, and other active marketing efforts, merchandising is a low- or even no-cost tool. Learn about using merchandising in thoughtful and appropriate ways for marketing your business.
Podcasting Expert and CEO of Cambridge Marketing College, Kiran Kapur reveals how you can harness the power of podcasting to build brand authority for your business. The real strength of podcasting for brands lies in harnessing the power of audio storytelling to evoke and engage the emotions of listeners. Through podcasting, brands can communicate what they stand for directly to an audience, building a long-lasting relationship that is based on shared values and a shared storytelling experience.
What's changing in digital marketing in 2023? Rand Fishkin, CEO at SparkToro, shares his best advice about the big changes happening to digital marketing and how to leverage it for growth in 2023 and beyond. Learn about the top most trends that you need to adapt to in a brand new era of marketing.
Improve your product marketing process drastically with a data-driven approach to marketing. Discover with Aabhinna Khare, Chief Digital & Marketing Officer - Head of Strategy at Bajaj Capital, how you can use data to develop personalised marketing strategies for achieving a much higher ROI.
Demystify the most expensive paid ad channel once & for all. In this masterclass, LinkedIn agency partner AJ Wilcox shares the tips, tricks, and methods he’s created over years for creating and managing high-ROI-generating LinkedIn ads. You’ll learn exactly which pitfalls to avoid, where the high-value opportunities lie, and how to strategically target your most valuable prospects.
Piyush Kukreja shares his winning XGC FB Ads Framework to scale your Startup to 8+ Figures. Understanding the core of a winning campaign, finding the right audiences, FB Ads optimisation to scale, retargeting best practices, common mistakes to avoid, how to avoid Ad account getting banned and how to get it back and more.
ABR Bharadwaj, AVP - User Growth at Lenskart shares top ROI optimization strategies from India's fastest growing eyewear company and largest eyewear company online. The session will focus on marketing spend and ROI optimization through incrementality, LTV applications, A/B experiments, lift tests and various bidding strategies.
Learn how WhatsApp can unlock growth for your business at every stage of the customer journey. Jiaqi Pan, CEO at Landbot reveals powerful ways companies can leverage WhatsApp as the core channel to acquire, engage, and monetize customers and ultimately even build new business models on top of WhatsApp.
An exciting panel discussion with some of the most distinguished young entrepreneurs on how building a personal brand can drive incredible results for your business. People connect with people. Today, more than ever, it’s crucial that founders and CEOs create personal brands to capitalize on exposure, and build deeper relationships on a human to human level.
How can D2C firms take advantage of the expansion of social commerce, what are the advantages and challenges in India's current startup ecosystem and how can you overcome them? Arjun Vaidya, Venture Lead at Verlinvest, shares his journey of bulding one of India's largest Ayurvedic D2C brands. He throws light on the changes in the startup ecosystem over the years and the trends he foresees in the D2C, E-commerce and consumer goods industries.
Storytelling is an incredible way to capture attention, create emotion, and push customers to take action. But, why is storytelling so powerful? How can we use it to market products and business? Learn this and more in copywriting genius Shantesh Row's masterclass.
The success of an organization where the members of the company are located thousands of km apart from each other? AHA, now that’s something we’re all interested in hearing about! In this masterclass, Marcel Garcia, CEO of Everest Marketing, will tell you the all the tricks and tools that will allow you to organise a team (even if they are in the North Pole), systemise workflows and scale marketing campaigns while you are having a mango daiquiri on some remote beach in Bali.
Renowned Author & Business Consultant
Perry Marshall is one of the most expensive business strategists in the world. He is endorsed in FORBES and INC Magazine and has authored eight books. At London’s Royal Society he announced the world’s largest science research challenge, the $10 million Evolution 2.0 Prize. His reinvention of the Pareto Principle is published in Harvard Business Review, and his Google book laid the foundations for the $100 billion Pay Per Click industry. He has a degree in Engineering and lives with his family in Chicago.
Agency Veteran & Business Coach
Michael Janda is an executive level creative leader, business coach, designer, speaker & author with more than 20 years of agency experience working with some of the greatest brands in the world, billing over 30 million in sales, over 15 years.
A veteran SaaS marketing leader with 15+ years’ experience, Sujan Patel has helped hundreds of companies – from emerging startups to Fortune 500 leaders – to create growth strategies that have generated massive increases in traffic and revenue. In addition to consulting work through his SaaS marketing agency, Web Profits Sujan owns and operates multiple SaaS businesses, including Mailshake and Right Inbox.
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