Prepare to Pioneer


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About this event

Join us at our next in-person event, Prepare to Pioneer, at 4:00pm on Tuesday 28th March in London.

Join some of biggest brands in the UK, including eBayJust EatTikTokarmEasyjetMeta and more for an evening of inspirational talks, mingling, and immersive interactivity. Expect rooftop drinks, epic DJs, and great vibes, set against the backdrop of the London skyline.

The future is coming at us fast. Never has there been a more important time to think in new ways, to innovate, to be first, to pioneer. From AI to the future of creativity, how to build a culture of innovation to our predictions for tech in 2023 and beyond; Prepare to Pioneer will cover it all….


Date: Tuesday 28th March, 2023

Time: 16:00-20:00

Location: Floor 10, Featherstone Building, London, EC1Y. Google maps.


Your host:

Alice Brine, comedian

Welcome to Prepare to Pioneer

Dimi Albers, CEO, DEPT® 

Joanna Trippett, UK Managing Director, DEPT® 

Brand Pioneers Panel

Moderated by Rory Cellan-Jones, Journalist and former BBC Tech Correspondent, with Alex Allcott, Brand Director at eBay, Cassandra Hall, Head of Brand Marketing at Zoopla, and Christoph Liefländer, Sr. Director Global Performance Marketing at Just Eat.

Plus bite-sized sessions by DEPT®’s experts:

How to pioneer your way out of (almost) anything

Brian Robinson, UK Managing Director

AI won’t steal your job, but people who use it will 

Isabel Perry, VP of Emerging Technology 

Generation A to Z

Ali Mcclintock, Managing Director of Marketing Tech

Red or blue pill: what really is the future of creativity? 

Jeff Bowerman, Executive Creative Director

Talks will run from 4.30pm to 6.00pm, leaving plenty of time to eat, drink, mingle, explore our experiential rooms that are full of surprises and, of course, grab yourself some exclusive Prepare to Pioneer DEPT APPAREL merch.

Tickets are limited, so please register your interest and we’ll be in touch asap to confirm your place.

Date and Time


Floor 10
Featherstone Building
66 City Road