Marketing: building brands & generating leads

Online networking event for entrepreneurs and decision makers with a growth mindset
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Tuesday, June 14, 2022
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Michael Blankert
Michael Blankert

Head of Marketing Northwest Europe at Just Eat Takeaway.com. 15+ years experience in food & beverage and tech industry. Always interested in consumer insights and eager to grow brands.

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Natalie Wills
Natalie Wills

Global Director Marketing (VP) - Zalando: Europe’s leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle.

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Christ Coolen
Christ Coolen

Marketeer specialised in Marketing- & Behavioural Psychology. Thought leader, public speaker and independent trainer.

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Hugo Faustino
Hugo Faustino

Growth Marketing creative at HFaustino and former digital operations - launch manager at Nike. Successfully combining content creation with Performance Marketing to grow and promote brands.

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Mèlanie Bosveld
Mèlanie Bosveld

Founder & Strategy Director at Kult&Ace, the next gen communications agency that helps brands to stay relevant for today and tomorrow.

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Amaury Timmermans
Amaury Timmermans

Partner - Customer Collective: a group of experts combining customer strategy, digital acceleration, data & technology. Previously Procter & Gamble.

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Jürgen Tanghe
Jürgen Tanghe

Lecturer design thinking at Antwerp Management School and TU Delft. Design strategist at Studio Dott: a creative design agency.

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Mariam Harutyunyan
Mariam Harutyunyan

Serial entrepreneur, executive director at A Seat At The Table and co-administrator of the Flemish government's expert database.

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Jurriaan Duivenvoorden
Jurriaan Duivenvoorden

Commercial Director at Born05, a digital-first branding agency. Developing a unique method to turn scale-ups into brands. Combining knowledge of working for grown-ups with the need for exponential growth.

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Lisa Klop
Lisa Klop

Brand Director at ACE, a family of leading agencies that offers integrated work for brands that want to be human and connected.

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Yan Ketelers
Yan Ketelers

CMO - Venly: a blockchain technology provider with over 2.5M end-users that recently raised 21 million Euros. Venly offers digital wallets and helps blockchain projects scale.

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Maarten Kesteloot
Maarten Kesteloot

CEO - Influo: Influencer Marketing software to leverage the impact and expertise that influencers have to offer.

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Ann Viaene
Ann Viaene

Former Chief Marketing Officer - Cartamundi: the world’s leading manufacturer of card & board games and digital solutions.

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Carole Lamarque
Carole Lamarque

CEO & Founding Partner at DUVAL UNION: leading Belgian marketing agency, Member of the Board at Port of Antwerp-Bruges, Board Member at Voka Antwerpen-Waasland and more.

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Saar Dietvorst
Saar Dietvorst

Director of Public Relations - Manley: Belgian boutique agency for strategic PR & content creation.

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Kasper Vancoppenolle
Kasper Vancoppenolle

Helps innovative service and software companies convert more customers through better messaging and design. Founder at Valued (design studio), Partner at WinWinner (crowdlending platform).

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Moos Tits
Moos Tits

CMO - Qallo: a refreshing energizer packed with natural ingredients and b-vitamins. Previously co-founder of car-sharing platform Poppy.

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Lara Deraes
Lara Deraes

Content Marketing Specialist - StoryMe: one of Belgium's leading creative video + performance agencies. Previously worked for Bloovi, Birdhouse & The Harbour.

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Stef Verbeeck
Stef Verbeeck

Brand strategist & Partner - Pavlov: a niche consultancy specialized in brand strategy. Author of Brandhacking and Personal Branding.

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Pieter Versmesse
Pieter Versmesse

Brand Consultant - SKINN Branding Agency: a group of branding specialists in Antwerp, Bruges & Amsterdam. Pieter works on brands like Bavet, ERA, Knokke-Heist & Overstock Garden.

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Jonathan Wuurman
Jonathan Wuurman

VP Marketing - Actito: marketing activation platform for brands willing to leverage first-party data.

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Lana Mulier
Lana Mulier

Postdoctoral researcher at Ghent University working on digital marketing, consumer psychology, and healthy and sustainable consumption.

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Steve Wyatt
Steve Wyatt

Professor - University of Bath: help folks to see opportunities, develop and implement actions that grow their 'businesses' (including non-profits).

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Michael Blankert
Michael Blankert
Head of Marketing Northwest Europe at Just Eat Takeaway.com. 15+ years experience working in food&beverage and tech industry. Always interested in consumer insights and eager to grow brands.
->
Natalie Wills
Natalie Wills
Global Director Marketing (VP) - Zalando: Europe’s leading online platform for fashion and lifestyle.
->
Christ Coolen
Christ Coolen
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Hugo Faustino
Hugo Faustino
Growth Marketing creative at HFaustino and former digital operations - launch manager at Nike. Successfully combining content creation with Performance Marketing to grow and promote brands.
->
Mèlanie Bosveld
Mèlanie Bosveld
Founder & Strategy Director at Kult&Ace, the next gen communications agency that helps brands to stay relevant for today and tomorrow.
->
Amaury Timmermans
Amaury Timmermans
Partner - Customer Collective: a group of experts combining customer strategy, digital acceleration, data & technology. Previously Procter & Gamble.
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Jürgen Tanghe
Jürgen Tanghe
Lecturer design thinking at Antwerp Management School and TU Delft. Design strategist at Studio Dott: a creative design agency.
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Mariam Harutyunyan
Mariam Harutyunyan
Serial entrepreneur, executive director at A Seat At The Table and co-administrator of the Flemish government's expert database.
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Jurriaan Duivenvoorden
Jurriaan Duivenvoorden
Commercial Director at Born05, a digital-first branding agency. Developing a unique method to turn scale-ups into brands. Combining knowledge of working for grown-ups with the need for exponential growth.
->
Lisa Klop
Lisa Klop
Brand Director at ACE, a family of leading agencies that offers integrated work for brands that want to be human and connected.
->
Yan Ketelers
Yan Ketelers
CMO - Venly: a blockchain technology provider with over 2.5M end-users that recently raised 21 million Euros. Venly offers digital wallets and solutions to help blockchain projects scale.
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Maarten Kesteloot
Maarten Kesteloot
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Ann Viaene
Ann Viaene
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Carole Lamarque
Carole Lamarque
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Saar Dietvorst
Saar Dietvorst
Director of Public Relations - Manley: Belgian boutique agency for strategic PR & content creation.
->
Kasper Vancoppenolle
Kasper Vancoppenolle
Helps innovative service and software companies convert more customers through better messaging and design. Founder at Valued (design studio), Partner at WinWinner (crowdlending platform).
->
Moos Tits
Moos Tits
CMO - Qallo: performance nutrition for digital warriors. Previously co-founder of car-sharing platform Poppy.
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Lara Deraes
Lara Deraes
Content Marketing Specialist - StoryMe: one of Belgium's leading creative video + performance agencies. Previously worked for Bloovi, Birdhouse & The Harbour.
->
Stef Verbeeck
Stef Verbeeck
Brand strategist & Partner - Pavlov: a niche consultancy specialized in brand strategy. Author of Brandhacking and Personal Branding.
->
Pieter Versmesse
Pieter Versmesse
->
Jonathan Wuurman
Jonathan Wuurman
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Lana Mulier
Lana Mulier
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Steve Wyatt
Steve Wyatt
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Startup Amsterdam
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KU Leuven
DutchBasecamp
UGent
in4care
Verso
Women in AI
HighTechXL
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imec.istart
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UAntwerp
Bioville
Corda campus
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Hangar K
Rubicon
Greenville center of cleantech
Incubathor
Antwerp powered by creatives
Birdhouse
Freelancers in Belgium
Startups Scaleups
Sirris
Start it KBC
Howest
Entrepreneurship in Antwerpen
BlueHealth Innovation Center
Area42
Scaleup Vlaanderen
LSU
Cmine crib
Agoria
Droneport
Netwerk ondernemen

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