What is Engage?

Re-live Engage 2018

Success in the digital age means creating and delivering highly personalised, data-driven customer experiences that go beyond classic B2B or B2C tactics.

At Acquia’s Engage Europe conference, the leaders in digital transformation will share their insights, projects and future dreams for delivering best-in-class digital experiences. Learn how to plan, design and deliver digital experiences that deliver the right content to the right person at the right time.

Join us in London this June for what promises to be the most dynamic conference of 2019.

Why attend?


Strategy workshops and Birds of a Feather sessions designed to maximise your platforms and bring valuable professional development that you can bring back and action at your organisation.


Hear how leaders and pioneers are overcoming challenges, leapfrogging their competition, and making a difference for their organisations through innovation.


Expand your world with forward-thinking experts from across all industries - government to consumer brands, and everything in between.


Creativity is fueling businesses growth today. Meet the agencies who are of making brands memorable with experiences that are fueled by cutting edge technological innovation.


After-hours parties to kick-off and shut-down Engage that come to life with great people, better food, and plenty of fun


Live like a royal or explore London’s incredible history. Add a couple extra days to your visit to take in all that the city and Kensington has to offer in June.

Past Attendees

2018 Previous Speakers

Be inspired by industry disrupters at the cutting edge of digital technology

Featured Keynote Speaker

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist, Author of 'Technology vs. Humanity,' CEO

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist, Author of 'Technology vs. Humanity,' CEO

Gerd Leonhard is a widely known and top-rated futurist, with more than 1,500 engagements in 50-plus countries since 2004 and a combined audience of more than 1 million people.

Gerd focuses on near-future, “nowist” observations and actionable foresights in the sectors of humanity, society, business and commerce, media, technology and communications. Gerd is also an influential author, a sought-after executive “future trainer” and a trusted strategic adviser.

He is the co-author of the best-selling book “The Future of Music,” and the author of five other books, including “The Humanity Challenge.” Gerd is the host of the web-TV series “TheFutureShow” and the CEO of TheFuturesAgency, a global network of more than 30 leading futurists.

Michael Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, Acquia

Michael Sullivan

Chief Executive Officer


Dries Buytaert, Founder and Project Lead, Drupal & Co-founder, Board Chair & CTO, Acquia

Dries Buytaert

Founder and Project Lead, Drupal & Co-founder, Board Chair & CTO


Lynne Capozzi, Chief Marketing Officer, Acquia

Lynne Capozzi

Chief Marketing Officer


Tom Phethean, Head of Web Platforms, Capgemini UK

Tom Phethean

Head of Web Platforms

Capgemini UK

Toby Merchant, Head of Digital Experience, Capgemini UK

Toby Merchant

Head of Digital Experience

Capgemini UK

Tim Buchanan, Group Head of Digital, Hiscox

Tim Buchanan

Group Head of Digital


Sylvia Jensen, Vice President, EMEA Marketing, Acquia

Sylvia Jensen

Vice President, EMEA Marketing


Steve Williamson, SVP EMEA Sales, Acquia

Steve Williamson



Simon Chapman, Senior Solutions Architect, Acquia

Simon Chapman

Senior Solutions Architect


Shannon Holmes, Director of Solution Architecture, EMEA, Acquia

Shannon Holmes

Director of Solution Architecture, EMEA


Richard Jones, CTO, Inviqa

Riccardo Visione, Web Developer, W.L. Gore & Associates

Riccardo Visione

Web Developer

W.L. Gore & Associates

Preston So, Director of Research and Innovation, Acquia

Preston So

Director of Research and Innovation


Peter Gough, Managing Partner & Founder, ORM

Peter Gough

Managing Partner & Founder


Paul Almeida-Seele, Director, Web Strategy & Digital Marketing Ops, Warner Music Group

Paul Almeida-Seele

Director, Web Strategy & Digital Marketing Ops

Warner Music Group

Myles Davidson, Director of Content Management Practice, Inviqa

Myles Davidson

Director of Content Management Practice


Mohammed Brueckner, Director, E-Commerce International, Stage Entertainment

Mohammed Brueckner

Director, E-Commerce International

Stage Entertainment

Melanie Poitras, Senior Director, Customer Experience & Analyst Relations, Acquia

Melanie Poitras

Senior Director, Customer Experience & Analyst Relations


Conference Tracks

This track is all about simplicity. Attend this track if you’re on a mission to discover tried and true ways to bring your vision to life. Key takeaways for marketers are building a martech stack that facilitates growth and efficiency, and for IT, driving seamless integrations with lower development and maintenance costs.

This track is all about scalability. Attend this track if you’re looking for strategies and tactics to work smarter, not harder when it comes to managing digital. For marketers, that means ensuring your marketing efforts can scale with you; for IT, that means embracing authoring, site operations, and data security.

This track is all about intelligence. Attend this track if you’re ready to start making diamonds from your data. Marketers will get to hear insights on making smarter decisions in real-time, and IT will learn how to tap into the power of automation and adaptation.

2018 Previous Sponsors