Founder, Mobile Youth (UK) &
Global Chariman - Youth Research Partnership
Business author & speaker on the psychology of communication, media. Author of the annual "mobileYouth" (2001-9) report and upcoming book "Customers are the Brand". Since witnessing the growth of youth media and technology having lived in Japan in the early 90s, Graham along with business partner Josh Dhaliwal has helped grow mobileYouth to serve over 250 clients in 60 countries worldwide – names such as Vodafone, Nokia, Coke, McDonald's, Telenor, Orange, O2, Verizon, Boost Mobile, the UK government and the European Commission. Graham is a regular public speaker and has presented at the 3GSM World Congress, Barcelona and been interviewed on CNN, CNBC, BBC TV and Radio. His work has also featured in the Wall Street Journal, FinancialTimes and the Guardian. He hosts the youth marketing stream on Upstart Radio and mobileYouth's own TV channel. Graham is also a judge on the Mobile Marketing Association's Award Panel and the founder of the Global Youth Research Partnership.
Chairman (Europe), Global Youth Research Partnership
After working in sales and marketing functions in the telecommunications and media industries, he has been responsible for the business and service development of 15/30 Research, a pioneer of Youth Research in Finland. Mikko enjoys challenges and finding creative solutions for them. His expertise include finance, media and consumer goods. Mikko is a candid speaker and as the chair of YRP EUROPE he has his finger on the pulse of youth trends across all of Europe and is often engage by leading youth brands as their 'trend hunter'.
Chiarman, Gadfly The Increation Company
Educated at the Academy of Arts in Arnhem, has worked as a visual artist in Los Angeles, New York, Berlin and Paris. He is a creative director in the communication and advertisement sector since 1992. He is specialised in targeting children, adolescents and families. In 1998 he co-founded Bureau Keesie, which has build up an impressive track record of finding solutions for organisations (profit or non-profit) who want to really get in touch with today's young people.
His bureau presented creative solutions to clients, including ANWB, the Dutch houses of parliament, Masterfoods (Mars, Mini's en Snickers), Dutch Rail, Procter & Gamble, Unilever The Netherlands, and various governmental organisations.
Jeroen Boschma is a frequently asked international speaker. He is co-author of the book 'Passed Label and Lifestyle: adolescent communication in an adult perspective' (2003). His latest book, 'Generation Einstein, smarter, faster and socially more aware' (2006), lead to a media hype in The Netherlands. The book is published in Spain (May 2008) and was published in the states (beginning 2009). Version 3.0 was released by A.W Bruna in Amsterdam on 14th October'2010.
CEO, Youth Works Asia, Malaysia
He is a Malaysia-based Youth Engagement Specialist, business author, speaker & a passionate social entrepreneur. Believes strongly in evolutionizing the impossible, he has built a dedicated team ofinsight seekhers and conversation seeders spread across Malaysia and Singapore which are led by highly specialized Youth Marketers aged not more than 25. He has spoken at the Young Ideas Salon in Mumbai, Jakarta and Shanghai on how to sustainably engage youth through experiential marketing.
Managing Director, Reebok India
|Chhaya B. Aiyer
Founder and MD,
Network Research Head,
|Shiv Bhaskar Dravid
Founder and Chief Executive,
|Max Wayne Hegerman
Music Producer and
President & Chief Operating
Head – Activation, Media,
President – Marketing,
Vice President & Head,
Chief Strategy Officer,
Executive Creative Director
National Creative Director,
|*In alphabetical order of last name|