Using Digital Media in Marketing and Communications

A unique opportunity to attend two events on digital media.

If you are a West Midlands-based business keen to ensure that your organisation takes advantage of the digital media and communications, then join us on Wednesday 5th March at Lasan Restaurant (St Paul’s Square, Birmingham) for a networking event and the launch of our new online video channel

This networking launch will introduce you to a range of other businesses from the region and put you in touch with representatives from universities and other knowledge-based organisations across the West Midlands. If you are a small or medium sized business (SME) or sole trader, attendance at this networking launch will also give you the opportunity to gain a complimentary place at our one day Conference Using Digital Media in Marketing and Communications, to be held on Tuesday 18th March at Alton Towers in Staffordshire.

This Conference will provide practical advice on the use of the latest digital communications channels and techniques. New interactive online opportunities for all sectors – from mainstream television to mobiles – will be debated and displayed. Keynote speakers include one of the country’s leading experts on digital media, Anthony Lilley, Chief Creative Officer, Magic Lantern Productions; leading science journalist Dr Adam Rutherford, Editor Web Publishing for Nature and Dr Jon Salkeld, Managing Director Optronics Division, Qinetiq.

Want to access all this for free?

If you are a sole trader or an SME (with up to 250 employees) based in the West Midlands region, then you can attend the conference for free. All you need to do is attend the networking launch on 5th March and fill in a registration form. There are 60 free places specially reserved for the region’s SMEs thanks to the support of Advantage West Midlands.

In addition we are offering a discounted price for the conference of £195.00 per person for those who book before 1st March. Those booking after this date and will have to pay the full conference price of £395.00.

Networking and Launch Event: Wednesday 5 March (6pm onwards) at Lasan Restaurant, St. Paul’s Square, Birmingham.

Conference: Tuesday 18 March (9.30am – 3.30pm) at Alton Towers Conference Centre

For more information or to attend these events, please email


Want to Harness the Power of Digital Media?

On March 5th is hosting a networking event for members of the business community to build contacts with knowledge-based institutions in the region.

The networking event is at the Lasan Restaurant in Birmingham from 6pm to 8pm. The event is free to businesses based in the West Midlands, employing up to 250 people and subject to previous funding from European or public sources not exceeding €200,000 during the past 3 years.

The event is also the ‘official’ launch of in the West Midlands.

If you are interested in attending or would like more information, please contact: showcases innovative science-based business and research taking place across the region. Supported by Advantage West Midlands and developed by the University of Warwick and Maverick Television, is a major project from Birmingham Science City. Visit and be inspired by science.