Mike Piddock

Founder and CEO

Mike is the Founder and CEO of Glisser, award winning audience engagement software. Prior to forming Glisser, Mike was a Chief Marketing Officer working in the telecoms and financial services industries, where he was responsible for multi-million dollar budgets with a significant weighting towards client and employee events.

Most recently Mike was at Octopus Investments, a London fund manager and venture capital company, where he helped grow assets under management from £500m to £4 billion in five years. Octopus ran over 200 events each year, yet by streamlining the meeting design approach and deploying technology and resources effectively, employed just one Events Planner.

My Session

The top 10 tech trends in events for 2020

Technology is part of the fabric of every industry now, and live events and meetings are no exception. But how do you cut through the hype, and understand which technologies are going to have the most impact on you and your audience next year?

This session gets straight to the point, giving you a handful of simple tech-takeaways that will allow to make immediate improvements.