Createch 2019

Join pioneering creatives, tech sector trailblazers and industry leaders

Createch 2019 brings together established global leaders from a variety of economic sectors who will share their vision for the next 20 years with businesses in the Createch sector.

The IPA offers Early Bird discounted tickets for Createch 2019 during London Technology Week. To register for your discounted tickets, please book through Eventbrite. Please use the discount code CreatechIPA10.

Participants from our industry will learn how to combine technologies such as Mixed Reality and Artificial Intelligence with creative skills to differentiate products and services, and find new ways to reach customers and generate loyalty.

The programme is organised around the four key themes driving Createch innovation

  • Immersive entertainment
  • Transformational experiences
  • Seamless service
  • Personalised tools

Createch 2019 will include publication of the first ‘Createch 50 Ones to Watch’ list of breakthrough businesses compiled by innovation specialists Springwise with input from Digital Catapult and London & Partners, presentations from global tech and creative organisations, and smaller-scale breakout sessions with experts and practitioners in this fast-changing field.

Confirmed speakers for Createch 2019 include:

  • Tim Davie CBE, CEO, BBC Studios and Industry Chair of the Creative Industries Council
  • Jeremy Silver, CEO, Digital Catapult
  • Margot James MP, Minister of State for Digital and Creative Industries
  • Kevin Young, Head of Creative Technology, The Mill
  • Sol Rogers, Founder & CEO, Rewind, Chairman BAFTA Immersive Entertainment Advisory Group, Chairman Immerse UK
  • Hector Macleod, Founder & CEO, The Glassworks
  • James Bidwell, CEO, Springwise
  • Matt Byrne, UK Managing Director, Go Fast Pay
  • Daniel Colaianni, Founder & CEO, AIXR
  • James Murphy, Serial Entrepreneur
  • Julie Cohen, Founder & CEO, Across the Pond

Now in its third consecutive year, Createch attracts a diverse and international audience of senior decision-makers, entrepreneurs, creatives, and technologists.

In 2019, for the first time, Createch will also include an invitation-only ‘Meet the Corporate’ Strand, sponsored by Nike and organised by London & Partners, the capital’s official promotional agency. This provides an opportunity for growing businesses to network with a corporate partner.

An invitation-only VIP International Breakfast for decision-makers will be hosted by Annette King, Chair of the Creative Industries Trade & Investment Board and CEO of Publicis Groupe UK, and Graham Stuart MP, Minister for Investment at the Department for International Trade.

Createch 2019 is part of London Technology Week and supported by Facebook, Imagination, and Kingston Smith