Inspiring and educating the digital community through events and activations.

Throughout the year, we host a variety of free, face-to-face events and online activations for our clients, talent and wider digital community. Our aim is to inspire and provide valuable, educational content that helps people and organisations grow and succeed.


Upcoming Events

UX Australia 2022

UX Australia 2022

Online

For the 7th year in a row, we’re sponsoring the annual UX Australia conference (23-26 August) dedicated to all things user experience, as well as all aspects of human centred design.

The good news is that we have discounted tickets for you or any colleagues who’d be interested and that the conference is online. Register with the promo code: AQUENT15 and you’ll get 15% off the full price (excluding workshops).

Book or find out more using the link below

Feedback from event attendees

“Invaluable. Learned a lot. Am a 15 year exec in customer ops and marketing.”
“Well presented and the frameworks are exactly what we need for our business.”
“Great presentation with clear execution-oriented tools.”
“Terrific events that deliver tremendous value to Australia’s marketing community.”
“Well thought through and the audience left with useful knowledge.”
“I've never attended a #Digitalks session I didn't thoroughly enjoy. They always leave me feeling inspired and ready to sharpen my focus on the work I do for my clients.”

Past Events

Digitalks: Why Every Brand Needs A Web3 & Metaverse Strategy

Digitalks webinar: Why Every Brand Needs A Web3 & Metaverse Strategy

Online

The next evolution of the internet is here and brands need to be ready.

  • JP Morgan has predicted that the metaverse will soon be a $1 trillion dollar industry.
  • Total NFT sales went from $94.9M in 2020, to $21.9B in 2021.
  • The market cap of ethereum is bigger than the world’s biggest bank.

In our 60-min Digitalks webinar, Lisa Teh, Co-Founder of Web3 marketing agency Mooning, shared:

  • A high level overview of Web3
  • Why every brand needs to be thinking about NFTs
  • Examples of how brands can venture into the metaverse
  • How social media will evolve from Web2 to Web3
Women in UX - Succeeding in Design

Women in UX - Succeeding in Design

Sydney: 26 April, Melbourne 28 April

We were thrilled to support and sponsor the first live Women in UX conference in 2022 - Succeeding in Design.

This one-day event allowed attendees to focus fully on themselves and work on the skills they needed to accelerate their design career.

Design Research 2022 - 16-18 March online

Design Research 2022

Online

We sponsored and supported Design Research 2022, an event dedicated to design research and researchers, hosted by UX Australia. Taking all aspects of research, from initial assessment to planning and conducting, and analysis and use. The event was divided into 1 day of workshops followed by 2 full days of conference presentations

Digitalks webinar: How To Scale Digital Accessibility & Cater For Diverse Audiences

Design Leadership 2021

UX Australia 2021

Digitalks webinar: The ‘New Old’ Megatrend: A missing demographic in your digital marketing strategy?

Presented by: Jeff Sanders

Digitalks webinar: Why accessibility & inclusive design matters

Presented by: Andrew Miller & Jeremy Osborn

Digitalks webinar: How to tackle mental health and wellbeing for you and your team

Presented by: Sir John Kirwan

UX Australia 2020

Digitalks Webinar | Marketing done right: How to deliver commercial outcomes without the BS

Presented by: Matt Allison, Managing Director, Ubiquity Lab

Digitalks webinar: Business as (Un)Usual: Mindsets & frameworks to steer your business through the pandemic & beyond

Presented by: Katja Forbes, Managing Director, Designit, Australia & New Zealand

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Digitalks event: Story-powered communication: How to engage, influence and inspire

Presented by: Mark Schenk, Managing Director of Anecdote

Digitalks Event: Gender-neutral marketing: Is unconscious bias holding back your brand?

Presented by: Anne Miles, Managing Director of Suits&Sneakers

Put it to the Panel: Let's talk about mental health in agencies

Presented by: Sabrina Riedel, Executive Producer @ Clemenger BBDO, Julia Birks, Associate Director of Strategic Design @ Isobar, Megan Barrow, Beyond Blue Ambassador & Director @ JoElla Marketing, Anne Miles, Managing Director @ Suits&Sneakers

Digitalks event: Leveraging search, editorial and behavioural insights in a new era of marketing

Presented by: Andrés López-Varela, Head of Strategy at Storyation

10 Minute Talks: Measuring success in PR – 4 case studies showcasing PR campaigns with tangible business results

Presented by: Rob Lowe, Joint Founder and Director of Poem, Brad Tubb, Head of Client Service at Sling & Stone, Luke McClelland, Associate Director at Pulse, part of opr Agency, Symon Madry, Practice Head, Technology & Business at Red Havas

10 Minute Talks: 4 content marketing case studies: driving measurable results with strategic content

Presented by: Cam Bisley, & Lauren Brady, Pearson Australia, Rene Rached, Medibank, Stephen Graham & Sharon Behen, Isobar, Antonella Hellier, Australia Post

Put it to the Panel: Keeping relevant in development: The latest in frameworks, methodologies and diversity within your team

Presented by: Louiza Nutt, Head of Technology Practices at MLC Life Insurance & Managing Director at Go Girl, Go for IT, Jason D'Souza, Solution Architect at Today, Bradley Smith, Technical Lead at Energy Australia, Ben Pitt, Solution Architect at Transpire

Digitalks event: AI Assistants: How to take your business to the next level

Presented by: Lisa Bouari, Executive Director of OutThought

How Blockchain will transform media, marketing & personal data

Presented by: Steve Vallas, Founder of Honey Digital and co-founder of Blockchain APAC

Put it to the Panel: Staying ahead in Digital Production — A closer look at the trends influencing today’s digital production landscape

Presented by: Dave Keating, Head of Integrated Production @ TBWA, Kristy Russell, Head of Project Management @ TRACK, Mark Oliver, CEO @ Inlight Media, Jaspal Singh, Delivery Director @ AKQA, Justin Kabbani, Managing Director & Owner @ Hardhat

Digitalks event: How to use strategic micro-content to tell a bigger story for your brand

Presented by: Trevor Young, Founder, Digital Citizen