Creativebrief's annual flagship event

BITE LIVE brings topical marketing trends and inspirational work to life in one stand-out day each year.  Delivered by some of the brightest minds in the industry and our own expert BITE team, you’ll leave our events feeling utterly inspired and ready to supercharge your marketing activity.

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  • Get under the skin of the most creative and effective work from across the world
  • Hear direct from the brands and agencies making it happen
  • Discover the must-know trends set to re-shape the year ahead
  • Connect with top marketing industry leaders and some of the most creative, award winning agencies out there

Upcoming  events

BITE LIVE 2018: From Insight to Action
30th October 2018
Picturehouse Central, London

Not every marketing event gives you the Queen of Shops and a BAFTA-nominated screenwriter in the same room. When one does, you know it’s unmissable! We will be joined by the amazing Mary Portas and David Schneider plus many more for our flagship event of the year – BITE LIVE.

Past events

BITE LIVE 2017: From Insight to Action

Our flagship event of the year, brought highly respected brands and their agency partners to the stage. To show us how they took invaluable cultural insights and translated them into some of the years best loved campaigns and ideas.

19 incredible speakers included: The School of Life, Women of the World Festival, IKEA, Mother, Above+Beyond, MARS, Mr. President, Stonewall, Green Park Brands, Jones Knowles Ritchie, The Tempest Two, Utopia, Sense, The Economist, Mindshare Futures, Innovation Group, McDonald’s, Leo Burnett

A high calibre event that attracts a wide range of industry leaders looking to cut through the noise and walk away with valuable insight and inspiration for their brand. It highlighted not only what other brands in different sectors are doing incredibly well, but how they're actually doing it and the strategic thinking behind the success stories.

Pete Markey
Brand Communications and Marketing Director, Aviva

BITE LIVE NOVEMBER 2016: Human to Human

Our all-day event at the Barbican explored the theme of how to build an emotional connection in an age of technology. We featured 8 hours of inspirational content, workshops and masterclasses.

19 incredible speakers included: Spotify, R/GA, Aviva, Adam & Eve DDB, The Big Issue, FCB Inferno, ,Ogilvy & Mather, The School of Life, Airbnb, Amplify, Gravity Road, Channel 4

BITE LIVE MAY 2016: Connectivity

A combination of guest speakers gathered at ITV studios on London’s South Bank to delve into all things ‘connected’ including VR technology, customer service innovations and the needs of modern global citizens.

Speakers included: Icelandair, Brooklyn Brothers, Google Brand Studios, Marriott, LikeFriends, North Kingdom


BITE LIVE DECEMBER 2015:  Customer Centricity

The event highlighted the importance for brands to have a deep understanding of their audience,  including the topics of motherhood, individual in-store experiences and bridging physical and digital divides.

Speakers included: Saatchi & Saatchi, Mr President, Mumsnet, Unilever, Grey London, Albedo 100

BITE LIVE is a great opportunity to be immersed in the latest trends emerging in the industry.  Brilliant content and speakers, I’d highly recommend it to agencies and brands.

Tim Doust
Founding Partner, FCB Inferno

BITE LIVE MAY 2015: Collaboration

Our second successful event at Facebook’s head-quarters in London with a quick-fire format from client agency teams, including using Youtube to own search terms, re-imagine feminism and influencer strategies.

Speakers included: Jamie Oliver, Gravity Road, Skype, Sunshine, Elle magazine UK, Mother, Marketing Week, The Bakery


On the 18th November we launched our inaugural BITE event where we unearthed some of the most creative ideas in marketing and discussed what that meant for brand communications.

Speakers included: Paddy Power, Lucky Generals, Johnny Walker, Anomaly, Fitness First, The Clearing