SYDNEY AUTOMATION SUMMIT
SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA

August 9, 2018

Automation Summit 2018

 

The Rubicon Project Sydney Automation Summit is back for another year. This year, we’re taking over the beautiful Water Room @ Pier One for a full day agenda designed to highlight and address the hottest topics and trends in the industry at present.

You can expect to hear from Rubicon Project’s senior leaders including our CTO, Tom Kershaw, as well as deep-dives into the latest Rubicon Project solutions, panel discussions with industry thought leaders and much more.

The day will conclude with networking, drinks and canapés on the deck from 4.15pm and an opportunity to enjoy Pier One’s stunning harbour views.

Please note the event is strictly invitation only.

 

PIER ONE

11 Hickson Road, Walsh Bay, Sydney, 2000.

Thursday, August 9th, 2018
9:15 AM – 4:15 PM

Reception Starting @ 4:15 PM

AGENDA

MORNING

 

09.15 – 10.00 Guest arrival & registration

 

10.00 – 10.10 – Welcome

Rohan Creasey, Country Manager, AU/NZ, Rubicon Project

 

10.10 – 10.30 – A Year in Review

Joe Prusz, Chief Revenue Officer, Rubicon Project

 

10.35 – 11.20 – Seller & Buyer Breakout (session 1)

 

Seller Session

 

Sell-Side Roadmap

Ashlee Roenigk, VP Revenue Solutions

 

Panel: Header Bidding Deconstructed

Moderator: Ryan Baynes, Seller Lead AUN/NZ, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Jason Denny, GM Commercial Operations, News Corp

Colm Dolan, CEO, Publift

Sam Lees, Automated Trading Operations Manager, REA Group

Amy McCormack, Managing Director & Founder, Human Traffic

 

Buyer Session

 

Buy-Side Roadmap

Mark Balabanian, SVP, Global DSP Sales & Accounts, Rubicon Project

 

Panel: 2018 Buy-Side Retrospective

Moderator: Christina Ham, Account Manager- Buyer, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Aurelien Thaud, Trading Desk Manager, REA Group

David Benjafield, Director, Platform Solutions ANZ, MediaMath

Milan Markovich, Commercial Director, Publicis

Poppy Hill, Head of Programmatic ANZ, InMobi

 


11.20 – 11.40 – Morning Tea Break


 

11.40 – 12.30 – Seller & Buyer Breakout (session 2)

 

Seller Session

 

Sell-Side Insights from APAC Head of Revenue

Fireside Chat with Rohan Creasey, Country Manager AU/NZ & Ryan Mulcahy, Head of Revenue APAC + North America, Rubicon Project

 

Panel: The Future of Programmatic Deals

Moderator: Ryan Mulcahy, Head of Revenue APAC + North America, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Sandra Wee, Director of Client Services AUN/NZ, The Trade Desk

Jordan King, Head of Audience & Automation, Nine

Luke Fox, Programmatic Account Manager, BBC

Rebecca Ackers, Director, Global Accounts, Rubicon Project

 

Buyer Session

 

Meet the CTO

Tom Kershaw, CTO, Rubicon Project

 

Panel: What’s Next for the Buy-Side?

Moderator: Nikola Keshan, Client Services Director, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Penelope Coleman, Audience Solutions Manager, Domain

Mitch Waters, Managing Director, The Trade Desk

Mac O’Rourke, Head of Data & Operations, AMNET

Tom Kershaw, CTO, Rubicon Project

 


12.30 – 13.45 – Lunch at The Gantry


 

AFTERNOON

 

13.45 – 14.15 – Big Trends: What Will 2020 Look Like?

Tom Kershaw, CTO, Rubicon Project

 

14.15 – 14.45 – Panel: The Sustainability of the Programmatic Ecosystem

Moderator: Ashlee Roenigk, VP Revenue Solutions, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Amy Jansen-Flynn, Audience & Automation Commercial Manager, REA

Nick Mclachlan, Product Marketing Manager APAC, Adobe

Jacques Kaladchibachi, Head of Programmatic, Sydney, OMG

Tom Kershaw, CTO, Rubicon Project

 


14.45 – 15.00 – Afternoon Tea Break


 

15.00 – 15.30 – Brand Safety in a Changing World

John Clyman, VP, Engineering – Marketplace Quality & Security, Rubicon Project

 

15.30 – 15.45 – Video Everywhere

John Pergaine, SVP Global Head of Video, Rubicon Project

 

15.45 – 16.10 – Panel: Programmatic Beyond Screens

Moderator: John Pergaine, SVP Global Head of Video, Rubicon Project

Panelists:

Steve Geelan, Head of Platform Sales, Adshel

Hayley Cameron, Digital Commercial Manager, SBS

Flaminia Sapori, Partnerships Director, Cadreon

Jonathan Mandel, Head of Digital Commercial, Southern Cross Austereo

 

16.10 – 16.15 – Closing remarks

Rohan Creasey, Country Manager, AU/NZ, Rubicon Project

 


 

16.15 – 19.15 – Networking & Canapes

SPEAKERS

GUEST PANELISTS

Flaminia Sapori

Partnerships Director

Cadreon

Steve Geelan

Head of Platform Sales

Adshel

Penelope Coleman

Audience Solutions Manager

Domain

Sandra Wee

Client Services Director, AUNZ

The Trade Desk

Sam Lees

Automated Trading Operations Manager

REA

Poppy Hill

Head of Programmatic ANZ

InMobi

Milan Markovoich

Commercial Director

Publicis

Luke Fox

Programmatic Account Manager

BBC

Jason Denny

GM Commercial Operations

News Corp Australia

Colm Dolan

CEO

Publift

Nick Mclachlan

Product Marketing Manager – Adobe Cloud, APAC

Adobe

Amy Jansen-Flynn

Audience & Automation Manager

REA

Mac O’Rourke

Head of Data and Operations

Amnet

David Benjafield

Senior Engagement Director

MediaMath

Hayley Cameron

Digital Commercial Manager

SBS

Mitch Waters

Managing Director

The Trade Desk

Jordan King

Head of Audience & Automation

Nine

Amy McCormack

Managing Director & Founder

A&A Digital Services

Jonathan Mandel

Head of Digital Commercial

Southern Cross Austereo

Jacques Kaladchibachi

Head of Programmatic, Sydney

Omnicom Media Group

Aurelien Thaud

Trading Desk Manager

REA

RUBICON PROJECT SPEAKERS

Tom Kershaw

Chief Technology Officer

Rubicon Project

Joe Prusz

Chief Revenue Officer

Rubicon Project

Ryan Mulcahy

Head of Revenue, North America + APAC

Rubicon Project

John Peragine

SVP, Global Head of Video

Rubicon Project

Mark Balabanian

VP, Global DSP Sales

Rubicon Project

Ashlee Roenigk

VP, Revenue Solutions

Rubicon Project

John Clyman

VP, Engineering – Marketplace Quality & Security

Rubicon Project

Rohan Creasey

Country Manager, Australia & New Zealand

Rubicon Project

Nikola Keshan

Client Services Director

Rubicon Project

Ryan Baynes

Seller Lead, Australia & New Zealand

Rubicon Project

Rebecca Ackers

Director, Global Accounts

Rubicon Project

Christina Ham

Account Manager, Buyer

Rubicon Project

VENUE

Pier One
11 Hickson Road
Walsh Bay, Sydney

For more information:

Melissa Thompson-Pettitt

Marketing Manager, APAC

mthompsonpettitt@rubiconproject.com

+61 415 871 724