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Event report: the Future of Influence #tfoi

Here’s a summary of Traackr’s Future of Influence event (#tfoi) at Ketchum, London, on 16 April as shared by attendees via Twitter.

The speakers included myself (@wadds) from Ketchum, Euler’s Phillip Sheldrake (@sheldrake) and Traackr’s Pierre-Loic Assayag (@pierreloic).

Thank you to everyone that attended the event and contributed to the conversation.

Event report: the Future of Influence #tfoi

Here’s a summary of Traackr’s Future of Influence event (#tfoi) at Ketchum, London last night as shared by attendees via Twitter. Speakers included myself (@wadds) from Ketchum, Euler’s Phillip Sheldrake (@sheldrake) and Traakr’s Pierre-Loic Assayag (@pierreloic).

Storified by Stephen Waddington· Wed, Apr 17 2013 04:48:03

Coming to ours for The Future of Online Influence event tonight? We’re looking forward to seeing you! #TFOIKetchum UK
Share This Too book is due out this year featuring @wadds and @Sheldrake #tfoi #ciprsmShareThisToo
Stephen Waddington (@wadds) – the democratisation of influence
First up is @wadds talking about the democratisation of influence. Have questions – tweet us. #TFOI pic.twitter.com/KW9uiVveEnKetchum UK
“@nicochabs: Everyone is an influencer says @wadds #tfoi” Everyone with a Twitter or Facebook account anyway.Andrew Carrier
@wadds introduces @never_seconds … Martha Payne’s blog as great case study #TFOIJonathan Bowker
Talking about the influence of Martha’s blog on school dinners. @wadds #TFOISarah Nadif
@wadds using @nclairport as a great (and flirtatious) example of relationship marketing #TFOIKirsty
Challenge for brands is to build one to one relationship with influencers #tfoiNicolas Chabot
Philip Sheldrake (@sheldrake) – the future of influence
Geek off @sheldrake #tfoi pic.twitter.com/WiU0OvvXGIStephen Waddington
"The best way to exert influence is to be bloody good at what you do" – @Sheldrake #tfoi #LikeMindsAndrew Gerrard
In 90’s the PR’s role was to be veil between rubbish work and what the world saw #TFOISarah Nadif
Big problem is we’re not talking the same language – paid content (advertising agencies) vs unpaid content (PR’s) #TFOISarah Nadif
Mathematicians are looking at measurement of influence – our egos are fueling poor procurement #TFOISarah Nadif
"Metrics are your sensory feedback in an impersonal world." #tfoi #bleak @sheldrakeAndrew Baggs
Pierre-Loic Assayag (@pierreloic) – Key trends in influence marketing
As Eric Schmidt @Google said "97% of web content is social. At Google, we’re good at searching that 3%" #TFOISarah Nadif
Measure when you start your project, not as an afterthought via @pierreloic #TfoiNicolas Chabot
@pierreloic "brands need brand facilitators not brand managers" #tfoiJonathan Bowker
"Context trumps popularity. Relevance beats reach"- nice quote from @traackr CEO @ #TFOI. Love It!Justin & Jen
Great quote "measure what matters" – ask yourself why you’re trying to? #TFOISarah Nadif
Don’t forget – "We’re serving a new generation of customers" #TFOISarah Nadif

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Stephen Waddington

Partner and Chief Engagement Officer, Ketchum and Visiting Professor in Practice, Newcastle University.

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