Annual Summit 2018

Start date: 14/06/2018
End date: 14/06/2018

This action packed day forms the highlight of the direct commerce community's year. June 2017's event saw 200 delegates attend a day of the highest quality networking and information sharing.

An agenda will be available here soon. In the meantime please do get in touch if you have any questions or would like further information.

Confirmed speakers include: Craig Wheeler, Scotts & Co; Lara Bonney, Long Tall Sally; Jonathan Edwards, Xerox, Richard Hunter, SocialSidekick; Stuart Payne, Webmart, Iain Lovatt, Blue Sheep; David Amor, First Direct Marketing; Nigel Swabey, Scotts & Co; Chris Wheatley, Peter Hahn; Mel Henson, Words That Sell; Chloe Thomas, eCommerce Masterplan; Clare Dixey, Cambridge Satchel Company; Dan Croxen-John, AWA Digital; Danielle Budde, BBR Associates...

Royal Mail will be offering free catalogue critiques during the day at the Summit. If you would like to book one, please email us.

Confirmed conference sessions: 

3 Ways to Use Affiliate Marketing that won't Cannibalise your Existing Marketing - Chloe Thomas, eCommerce Masterplan

How Cambrige Satchel Company used CRO to grow their online sales - Dan Croxen-John, AWA Digital & Clare Dixey, Cambridge Satchel Company

Click here to see more detailed information about all of the confirmed sessions.

Savvy Circles - Your chance to gain insight and learn more about the topics that matter to you. 

Confirmed topics:

Connect with your customers using Social Media - Richard Hunter, SocialSidekick

Blurring the lines between digital and print marketing - Stuart Payne, Webmart 

Recruiting and retaining customers ... using Direct Mail - Jonathan Edwards, Xerox

Recruitment & retention strategies - An elderly market perspective - Andrew Peirce, Cosyfeet

Programmatic Mail in the Catalogue Industry - David Amor, First Move Direct Marketing

Don't fall behind: psychographics and revealing your real target customer - Tim Gray, Digivate 

Attribution - Nigel Swabey, Scotts & Co

Click here to see more detailed information about all of the confirmed savvy circles.

Earlybird Rates - available until 5pm 18th May(including refreshments):

DCA Members - Half day (am/pm) £175 per person or full day £245 per person

Non members - Half day (am/pm) £245 per person or full day £385 per person

All rates are subject to VAT at the prevailing rate. 

Half day options: Morning: 8.30am - 2.00pm / Afternoon: 1.00pm - 5.00pm


Registration from 8.30am I First session starts 9.10am I Lunch 1.00-2.00pm I Finish 5.00pm


The Hurlingham Club, Ranelagh Gardens, London, SW6 3PR. Click here for full directions.