Digital Cadets

Past Events

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Digital Cadets is a day in which you won’t only be given all of the tools and connections you need to start an incredible career in digital marketing – you’ll also have a lot of fun!

Have a look at some of the highlights from 2018’s event below!

Pivot or Pale into Insignificance – Karen Ganschow, General Manager Consumer Marketing & Strategy at NAB

Machine Learning & The Future of the Internet – Brett Armstrong, Head of Media Agencies AUNZ at Google

2018 Key Takeaways from Students & Testimonials

Did Digital Cadets improve your knowledge of digital marketing?
  • 33% of students said that the day increased their knowledge more than they could have imagined
  • 48% of students said that the day increased their knowledge of digital marketing a great deal
  • 19% of students said that the day increased their knowledge of digital marketing a bit

 

How did you rate the event?
  • 54% of students said that it was excellent
  • 35% of students said that it was very good
  • 10% of students said that it was good

 

Would you be more likely to pursue a career in digital marketing after attending Digital Cadets?
  • 86% of students said they’re more likely to pursue a career in digital marketing after attending!

 

Do you think your University course needs a stronger focus on digital?
  • 65% of students said that they strongly agree
  • 31% of students said that they agree

 

Testimonials

“…digital marketing is a really exciting growth area and Digital Cadets is a real opportunity for students to get involved…”James Meese, Lecturer of Communications & Digital Marketing at the University of Technology Sydney

“…this is a really good example of how you can give students the best kickstart to their careers…” – Dr. Ray Welling, Lecturer of Business & Marketing at Sydney University

“…this is a fantastic industry driven and led forum and initiative – I commend Digital Cadets for what it’s giving students.” – Susie Khamis, Senior Lecturer of Communications at the University of Technology Sydney

Did We Mention There Were Prizes?

Individual Raffle Winner

Cynthia Chang (Google Pixel 2 phone and $500 UNiDAYS Voucher)

Digital Cadets 2018

 

Interactive Sessions – Overall Table Winners

Team Netscape (& Chill)

  1. Tom Quin-Conroy
  2. James Hu
  3. Rhojan Viloria
  4. Annj Poudel
  5. Bosko Perdulouski
  6. Jimmy Tran
  7. Philippe Briend

Digital Cadets 2018

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2018 Agenda

 StartFinishSubjectPresenter
9.009.15Welcome SpeechGary Nissim, MD at Indago Digital
9.159.45Round Table Discussion – Why Digital Marketing?Recent Grads in Digital Marketing
9.4510.45Machine Learning & The Future of the InternetMartin Curtis, Head of Performance at Google
10.4511.15Morning Tea and Meet your Next Boss
11.1511.45Earned Media – Interactive Workbook SessionPeter Dimakidis – Head of SEO at Indago Digital
11.4512.15Owned Media – Interactive Workbook SessionGary Nissim MD at Indago Digital
12.1512.45Paid Media – Interactive Workbook SessionGary Nissim MD at Indago Digital
12.4513.45Lunch and Meet your Next Boss
13.4514.45Salary Expectations and the Digital EcosphereLeigh Duncan, Executive Manager at Randstad
14.4515.15Managing your Personal PRTom Sadler, Marketing Director at Indago Digital
15.1515.45Afternoon Tea and Meet your Next Boss
15.4516.30My Experience in Digital MarketingKaren Ganshow – General Manager (Consumer Marketing) at NAB
16.30Finish & Home Time

2018 Location

Digital Cadets 2018 was hosted on Friday the 11th Of May 2018 at none other than the iconic Sydney Cricket Ground. The Steve Waugh Room was a premium place to spend the day and provided the perfect backdrop for an awesome event.

Check out some of the photos of the event location below!

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