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The Market Insight Forum UK offers senior industry insight and research professionals the opportunity to:
  • meet potential new product & service providers
  • listen, as well as directly contributing, to industry thought leaders in conference and workshops
  • develop your personal network amongst industry peers
  • obtain CPD certificate after the event with your CPD credit
Attendance as a delegate is free of charge, but by personal invitation only.

Need an invitation?

Contact  Christine Smith on +44 (0)208 487 2231 to request an invitation.

The Format
The Format
  • Learn. Network. Meet.
    The Market Insight Forum UK will combine conference sessions, peer networking and supplier meetings into a time efficient and focused event that is unique to you.

    No time wasted
    Using our unique appointment system, we'll make sure that your valuable time is not wasted and that you are engaged learning about topics that are interesting to you and your business and meeting suppliers who you have chosen to meet based on your upcoming needs.

    Expertly organised and delivered
    Based on your choices, we'll let you know before the event who you are due to meet and which conference sessions you are attending via our on line event management systems. We'll also make all the pertinent information available for download after the event including material from the conference sessions and details of all the supplier companies you have met.



  • We have senior industry professionals attending the event from a wide range of companies, which present some fantastic networking opportunities.

    Here are some of those that attended our 2017 event:

    Aggregate Industries UK Ltd - Head of Strategic Insight
    Akzo Nobel UK - Senior Marketing Manager - Insight and Trends
    B&Q plc - Customer Insights Partner
    Barclays Bank Plc - Managing Director, Group Head of Brand & Insight
    Bayer Healthcare (Consumer Health Division) - Consumer and Shopper Insights Manager
    British Sugar Plc - Head of Market Insight, Strategy and Planning
    BT plc - Head of Insight
    Dixons Carphone plc - Senior Insight Manager
    E.ON - Channel Experience & Research Manager
    FCA (Financial Conduct Authority) - Chief of Market Research
    Global Media & Entertainment - Head of Audience and Brand Insight
    Huawei - Director of Global Marketing Insights
    IBM - Market Development & Insights Manager, Europe
    John Lewis - Senior Customer Insight Manager
    Just-Eat - Head of Insight
    Lloyds Banking Group - Assoc Director, Insight & Client Asset Management
    L'Oréal - CMI Director
    M&S - Senior Research Manger - Clothing
    McDonald's Restaurants UK Ltd - Senior Consumer Insight Manager
    Molson Coors - European Customer Experience Research Manager

    Can't see who you are looking for?
    Companies from a broad range of sectors will be attending the 2018 Forum. Get in touch with us if you would like to see the full list.
Sample Itinerary
Sample Itinerary
  • So now you know about the event format, here’s a taster of what your itinerary might look like. You select the conference sessions you want to attend and the suppliers you want to meet. You create your own itinerary and make the best use of your time.

    7.30 – 8.00

    Registration and coffee

    8.00 - 8.45am

    Free seated networking breakfast

    09:00 - 9.45am

    Opening keynote speaker

    9.45 - 10.00am


    10.00 - 12.00noon

    Conference sessions  and supplier meetings as per your itinerary

    12.00 - 12.15pm


    12.15 - 1.15pm

    Conference sessions  and supplier meetings as per your itinerary

    1.15 - 2:00pm

    Lunch hosted by suppliers with fellow delegates

    2:00 - 5:00pm

    Conference sessions  and supplier meetings as per your itinerary

    5:00 - 6.00pm

    Drinks party


    End of Forum

  • "I found it really interesting. The workshops and Key note speeches were thought provoking.  I also feel I had some valuable conversations with potential future suppliers and am definitely planning on organising some follow up meetings for the rest of the team to meet them and for us to discuss our needs/their potential to deliver alternative approaches in more detail." Nicola Wright, UK Group Research & Insight Manager, Hiscox

    “A very inspiring day.” Melanie Hughes, Customer Research & Insight Manager, RWE npower

    "A perfect blend of engaging high level speakers presentations with the opportunity to meet with selected research agencies and discuss topics of interest. A unique event of its kind!" Yvan Goupil, Head of Customer & Market Insight, CYBG PLC

    “A great place to talk to both peers and agencies, exchange ideas and make new connections.” Gergana Tomova, Consumer Insight Manager Cancer Research

    “A really valuable day full of lots of learning and meeting interesting people.” Mark Crawford, Head of Audience & Brand Inisght, This is Global Ltd

    “Excellent. Very well organised as usual with good conference and supplier meetings.” John Bowers, Director, Marketing Comms & Knowledge Management, James Walker Company

    “The Market Insight Forum excelled my expectations; the supplier meetings were informative but not pushy for sales, and the workshop sessions were well-run by leaders in the field and focussed on actionable content to utilise when back in the office.” Steph Cullen, GB Business Insights Lead, Britvic Soft Drinks Ltd

    “Excellent day, good balance of speakers and meetings. the intro presentation by Will Gompertz was one of the best I have ever seen.” Ed Macdonald, Assoc Director, Insight & Client Asset Management, Lloyds Banking Group

    “Thought provoking, practical, full." Van Valdez, Head of Insight & Proposition, RSA Insurance Group plc

General Enquiries:

T: +44 20 8487 2200
F: +44 20 8487 2300

T: +1 212 651 8700
F: +1 212 651 8701

T: +41 61 335 94 44
F: +41 61 544 74 44


T: +39 02 312009
F: +39 02 3313976

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