Welcome to NextM!

On April 24-25, 2024, we are reopening the doors of NextM - the biggest marketing and tech event in the Nordics. And we expect to be joined by 1,600+ attendants at Annexet in Stockholm. 

Tickets will be out shortly and the list of amazing keynote and breakout speakers, performers and panellists  (a selection below) will grow exponentially in the months to come! Keep a look out!

NextM - Exponentially Yours


Innovation is growing at exponential speed.
We’re living on the blade of the hockey stick curve. Things we do today will be immensely amplified tomorrow so it’s probably worth navigating this acceleration beast with some purpose. 

The speed of things can seem daunting. But for those who embrace it, and know where they’re heading, the potential is, literally, unprecedented

Join us at NextM 2024 as we invite you in on the action!

A selection of speakers

Stuart Flint
Head of Global Business Solutions, TikTok Europe

Angela Oguntala
Futurist & Global Authority on Innovation

Named a Future Innovator by the United Nations, Angela Oguntala is a futurist and global authority on foresight and innovation.

She is a founding partner at Greyspace, a foresight and innovation consultancy. Across the globe, she helps organizations understand and innovate for a world in transition with clients including Google, Microsoft, IKEA, Heineken, Hermès, Philips, LEGO, Deloitte, The World Economic Forum, The World Trade Organization, Bayer and Swiss Life.

Oguntala has advised visionary leaders in diverse industries, working to embed new mindsets that leverage deep experimentation, innovating through uncertainty, and sustainable transitions. She is a Salzburg Global Fellow for leaders challenged to shape a better world and has been featured as an expert on futures thinking on outlets including Sky, TED, and NPR.

Ty Ahmad-Taylor
VP Organic Growth & Product Marketing, Snap

Dr. Suzanne Livingston
Strategy Consultant & Co-Curator, AI: More than Human

Dr. Suzanne Livingston has spent her career researching and questioning the entwined relationship between humans, culture and technology and the philosophical consequences emerging from that. As Global Principal and Head of Strategy at Wolff Olins, Suzanne created exhibition strategy and re-defined brands for cultural organisations such as the V&A, Whitney Museum, ICA Boston, Qatar Museums and Southbank Centre as well as technology and media companies including Sony Worldwide, The Guardian, Playstation and Ericsson. Suzanne received her PhD in Philosophy from Warwick University, as part of the Cybernetic Culture Research Unit (CCRU). Her research later led her to co-curate the internationally touring exhibition “AI: More than Human” at the Barbican Centre which launched in 2019. She now consults independently and continues to write on technology, belief systems, innovation and evolution.

Ian Vännman
Senior Strategy Advisor, Schibsted

Ian excels in digital transformation and AI integration in the media industry. As a visionary co-founder of Omni, he revolutionized news consumption in Sweden. His expertise in AI, strategy, product management, and innovation has significantly contributed to Schibsted's growth and digital prowess.

Evan Hanlon
Global CEO, Choreograph

Evan Hanlon is the CEO of Choreograph, and serves on the GroupM Global Leadership Team. With a background rooted in creative strategy, he firmly believes that the path to creative transformation starts with a fundamental shift in data and technology. His mission is to bring GroupM products and thinking to visionary brands that are ready to take bold risks.


In his most recent leadership role, he served as the Global Client Lead at The Pharm, a multidisciplinary agency exclusively dedicated to the Walgreens Boots business within the WPP network. In that role, he had a front-row seat to witness the power of Choreograph’s technology. He began his WPP career at Xaxis in 2011, as the founding member of the audience strategy department, and has successful leadership turns at GroupM, [m]PLATFORM, and Essence, where he built up a product mindset and organization, serving as Global Chief Product Officer.Hanlon is a serial hobbyist. His most recent pursuit is pottery, but he’s been a lifelong creative doer as a writer, filmmaker, skateboarder, and budding punk rock guitarist.

Christian Cabau
Marketing Director, Klarna Sweden, & Keynote Speaker

Tingyi Li
Enterprise Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Phil Cowdell
Global Chief Strategy Officer, Channel Factory

Chief Strategy Officer

Phil joined Channel Factory in 2022 to lead the global business strategy. Formerly on the Advisory Board, his key focus areas include Channel Factory's Conscious Advertising Program, Minority Media representation, and re-engineering Brand Safety and Suitability to be more inclusive and equitable.

Previously, Phil divided his career between the advertising industry and government affairs. In advertising he has run some of the world’s largest and best-known media agencies including WPP’s Mediacom and Mindshare, Publicis's Starcom MediaVest and Zenith, GroupM's m-Platform, and Serviceplan’s Mediaplus. In the public sector, Phil specialised in how communications and digital media are being exploited by bad actors. His clients have been across the Obama, Trump and Biden administrations, as well as UK and other foreign governments.

Phil is a graduate of the University of London, and has lived in the US, UK, China, Canada and Australia, currently residing on the Jersey Shore with his family. He's worked across Europe, North America, Greater China, South East Asia, Australia and the Middle East.

Nadia Koski
Global Head of Content, ShowHeroes Group

Nadia Koski is a digital content strategist with 15+ years of experience in digital marketing and communication. For the past 7 years, she has been creating engaging content in the advertising and ad tech landscapes.

At ShowHeroes Group, she serves as the Global Head of Content, strengthening the organization’s communications and thought leadership with high-performance video, audio, and written topics across multiple channels and platforms. Nadia is a passionate advocate for ESG initiatives and leads various DE&I programs within the company, including the Global SHG Mentorship Program.

As an executive producer and host of The Digital Distillery's podcast, "Women Lead", Nadia showcases inspiring stories of industry leaders, providing a platform for women in particular, to share their experiences, unpack career growth, and empower others.

Her professional background spans creative sectors from music, fashion, and artist management, to publishing, and digital startups.

Begum Firdousi
Senior Solutions Architect, Amazon Web Services

Jean-Baptiste Moggio
Head of Marketing at RTL AdConnect

Jean Baptiste Moggio heads up the marketing & insights team at RTL AdAlliance. With 10 years of experience in the advertising industry, he has conducted international research on the video landscape such as the Total Video Key Facts & The New Life of the Living Room. His topics of expertise include media consumption, advertising effectiveness, audience measurement & Connected TV development.

John Walsh
Global Head of Addressable Strategy, EssenceMediacom

With over 25 years of experience in media, John has performed a wide range or roles across Mediacom & EssenceMediacom at local & regional level through to running global accounts.

He has always focussed on content-rich, digital-first clients as he has an innate understanding of the ability creative and relevant messaging has to drive additional campaign performance.

Currently, John drives strategy globally for clients wanting to take full advantage of the opportunity addressable presents to bring media & message together through technology. More recently this has included helping to develop and incorporate new AI capabilities into the planning process.

Oliver Feldwick
Head of Innovation & Partner, The&Partnership

Andre Moreira
Global Chief Creative Officer, The&Partnership

Maddy Savage
Journalist & moderator

After ten years as a BBC staff reporter and presenter in London, Maddy moved to Stockholm in 2014. She now works as a freelance documentary maker, podcaster and journalist for media including BBC, Monocle, Times Radio and Naudio. Her favourite assignments focus on Nordic innovation, sustainability and lifestyle trends. She also moderates tech and media events across the Nordics.

Lina Lindén
CEO of Wavemaker Sweden

Lina is CEO of communications and media agency Wavemaker in Sweden. She is passionate about contributing to the growth of businesses and people alike. Contrary to many, Lina loves Monday mornings when the whole crew is gathered to kick off the week. 

Jimmy Rydén
Content Producer Audio at Schibsted Brand Studio

Jimmy Rydén is Brand Studio's creative mind when it comes to commercial audio on Schibsted's platforms. When not recording or editing at work he loves to follow his favorite black and yellow football club.

Gold partners:

Join us for 2 days of
NextM Bonanza

See the full list of valued NextM partners here.

And be sure to leave the daily grind of your desk job to meet them, take part in the brilliant discussions and try the latest tech at NextM – Exponentially Yours on April 24-25 at Annexet in Stockholm.

The agenda will be out closer to the event, however Day 1 will be a full day from 08.00-7.00 pm with a after event mingle and Day 2 will finish around 4.00 pm.

🏨 Hotel deal: As a NextM guest, you get a 12% discount using the code D000051775 at any Scandic Hotel in Stockholm. Feel free to book here.

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