What is the Outsell Signature Event?

Outsell Signature Event, now in its 12th year, is always a game-changer for CEO, COOs, Presidents, and Managing Directors in the global data and information industry. We’re bringing the best minds together to address what’s on every CEOs mind and promise to leave you inspired, energized and with new perspectives. This year's theme, Case Studies in Execution focuses on the essential to-dos nearly every leader we know is asking about.

This year we are hosting the Emerging Company Growth Tank over lunch. The Emerging Company Growth Tank will display a disruptive series of the top performing startup companies in the industry. Take a front-row seat to the action and participate as founders present to a panel of thought leaders, discussing challenges, strategy and growth prospects for each company.

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Why Attend?

Aside from powerful industry networking, sharing insights with the best in the business, meeting new people, and getting deals done, you will have what you need to meet the demands of business and face 2019 with essentials in hand.

What Our Past Attendees Are Saying!

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“Excellent program and event! Great presentations and well-crafted agenda.”

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“Thank you for another excellent event. Very impressive range of speaker – very high caliber.”

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“I just wanted to thank you so very much for Outsell’s Signature Event in London, by far the best conference I have ever attended. The speeches were fantastic and very inspiring, and I very much enjoyed the networking sessions with the extremely open atmosphere you have created.”

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“It was a pleasure to be part of your excellent conference.”

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“It was great to see you at the Outsell event in London – I thoroughly enjoyed it and took so much away. A credit to you and the team.”

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“What a great event – thanks so much for having me – I enjoyed the audience and the other speakers tremendously.”

Outsell Signature Event 2018 Program

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Registration

12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Lunch

12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

Growth Tank Competition & Award

12:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m.

Welcome & Opening Remarks

3:00 p.m. 

Global Economic Outlook

3:10 p.m. – 3:50 p.m.

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Chris Giles

Economics Editor

The Financial Times

Global Information Industry Outlook

3:55 p.m. – 4:35 p.m.

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Anthea C. Stratigos

Co-founder & CEO

Outsell, Inc.

M&A Outlook

4:40 p.m. – 5:20 p.m.

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Outsell Inc. Outsell Signature Event 2018

Wilma Jordan

Founder & CEO

JEGI

Simon Kimble

Executive Chairman

Clarion Events Ltd

Open Networking

5:30 p.m. – 6:20 p.m.

Keynote: Inspiring Success and Creating Value with Purpose

6:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.

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Jeff Tarr

Senior Advisor

TPG

Opening Cocktail Reception

7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Opening Dinner

8:00 p.m. 

Thursday, October 4, 2018

OLC Members' Breakfast

7:45 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.

Full English Breakfast

8:30 a.m. – 8:55 a.m.

Keynote: View from the Top

9:00 a.m. – 9:30 a.m.

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Stephen Carter

Group Chief Executive

Informa plc

Transforming Revenue Models

9:35 a.m. – 10:05 a.m.

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Andria Vidler

CEO

Centaur Media PLC

Reinventing a Business

10:10 a.m. – 10:40 a.m.

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Jorge Cauz

Former President

Encyclopædia Britannica Inc.

Networking Break

10:45 a.m. – 11:15 a.m.

Revisiting Strategy & Executing Change: An Interview with John Fallon by David Worlock

11:20 a.m. – 11:50 a.m.

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Outsell Inc. Outsell Signature Event 2018

David Worlock

Co-Chair, Outsell’s Leadership Programs

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John Fallon

CEO

Pearson

Sprint: Blockchain & the Future of Security

11:55 a.m. – 12:15 p.m.

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David Sikora

CEO

ALTR

Sprint: Building the Next User Interface

12:20 p.m. – 12:40 p.m.

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Amy Collins

VP Product 

Signal Media Ltd

Networking Lunch

12:40 p.m. – 1:45 p.m.

Creating the CEO Product Mindset

1:50 p.m. – 2:20 p.m.

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David DeWolf

President & CEO

3Pillar Global

Panel: The CTO’s Role in Executing Strategy in an AI Age

2:25 p.m. – 3:05 p.m.

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Max Gabriel

Chief Digital Officer

Taylor & Francis Group

Charles Thiede

CEO & Co-Founder

Zapnito Ltd

Christina Scott

CTO

News UK

Improving Sales Effectiveness

3:10 p.m. – 3:35 p.m.

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Simon Frewer

CEO 

Challenger Inc.

Stretch Break

3:35 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Closing the Talent Gap

4:05 p.m. – 4:30 p.m.

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Jay Hussey

CEO

SRiCheyenne

Closing Keynote: Managing Markets & Managing Change

4:35 p.m. – 5:05 p.m.

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Daniel Ropers

CEO

Springer Nature

Closing Remarks & Adjourn

5:10 p.m.

Cocktail Reception & Networking

5:20 p.m. – 6:30 p.m.

Outsell Emerging Company Growth Tank

300 of the top companies to watch, narrowed down to 50, narrowed down to 8 presentations.

This year we’re dedicating the afternoon of the first day of the Outsell Signature Event to the world of startups with the Outsell Emerging Company Growth Tank —an exclusive session for emerging companies that are shaping the future of our industry and represent next-generation solutions.

The Emerging Company Growth Tank starts with 300 nominations from our analysts, the Outsell Leadership Community members, and the incubators and venture firms we are close with. We narrow these nominations down to a list of the 50 hottest companies to watch. We then invite 10 of those companies to join us in London. Hear from the companies that are pushing the limits and participate in the audience selection of the Outsell Emerging Company of the Year. All companies have been screened to meet the following criteria:

Company is in the data or information solutions space

Revenue is under $3 million and/or founded in the last 5 years

Uniqueness of approach with an innovative business model

Market runway and potential for revenue growth

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Don’t miss what promises to be an action-packed, fast-paced afternoon. Meet the emerging companies that are shaping the future of our industry and represent next-generation solutions and examples of the leading edge in action. This is an amazing networking opportunity, a chance to meet strategic partners, and a forum to learn what’s on the cutting edge.

Corinthia Hotel London

London’s elegant, uplifting, grand hotel, intelligently designed for the modern life. Perfectly located in the heart of London, only steps from Trafalgar Square, Westminster, the River Thames and Covent Garden, Corinthia Hotel London combines grandeur and heritage with a modern touch.

Location

Corinthia Hotel London

Whitehall Place,

London SW1A2BD, UK

+44 (0) 20 7930 8181

Corinthia Hotel London

Outsell and the Corinthia Hotel London have partnered to offer an exclusive room rate of £395 per night, plus VAT, single and double occupancy. Reservations must be made by Friday, August 31, 2018, to receive this exclusive rate. Space is limited, so please make your reservations as soon as possible.

To make a sleeping room reservation, please contact the Corinthia Reservations Department directly quoting the following reference – Outsell Signature Event 2018 (Block Code: OUTS290918) – via contact details below:

reservations.london@corinthia.com

Toll free from US +1 877 842 6269

Or direct line UK +44 808 129 5550

Travel Information

US Passport Important Information

Some countries require 6 months validity on US passports for entry. Passports should be valid for at least six months after you return home, and the passport needs to have two or more blank pages.

 

Airport & Train Information 

For planning purposes, here are travel times from airports and train stations.

 

Heathrow Airport
Distance – 17 miles
Estimated time – by taxi, 1 hour, Heathrow Express to Paddington Station, 15-20 minutes

Gatwick Airport
Distance – 29 miles
Estimated time – by taxi, 1 hour 30 minutes

London City Airport
Distance – 8.5 miles
Estimated time – by taxi, 45 minutes

St. Pancras International 
Distance – 3 miles
Estimated time – by taxi, 30 minutes

London Paddington
Distance – 3 miles
Estimated time – by taxi, 30 minutes

 

Airport or Train Transportation Service 

Taxi queues are available in arrival areas at airports and train stations.

 

Car Service

Private transport can be booked through the Corinthia’s concierge team via london@corinthia.com.

Sponsorship Oportunities

Become one of our leading-edge sponsors for this exclusive, off-the-record event.

The Outsell Signature Event is by-invitation-only for CEOs, COOs, Presidents, and Managing Directors in the global information industry.  This must-attend event for C-suite leaders draws the brightest minds in the industry together for powerful networking, learning and doing deals. Event sponsors have the opportunity to build relationships with current customers and raise visibility with prospects.

Sponsorship Benefits Include:

  • On-site Signage
  • Exposure in marketing materials
  • Increased visibility before, during, and after the event
  • Complimentary event invitations
  • CEO seat on the judging panel for the Emerging Company Growth Tank
  • Thought-leadership opportunities

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Outsell Leadership Council

Complimentary

Emerging Company Investment

$1195.00

Outsell and JEGI Client Investment

$2,125.00

Non-client Investment

$2,495.00

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