What is Engage?

Join the world’s leading brands and experts at Europe’s first conference devoted to the emerging world of digital experience management and delivery: Engage Europe. Learn how DXP, fueled by the power of open source and the cloud, is transforming digital strategy forever.

Success in the digital age means creating and delivering highly personalised, data-driven customer experiences that go beyond classic B2B or B2C tactics.

At Acquia’s Engage Europe conference, the leaders in digital transformation will share their insights, projects and future dreams for delivering best-in-class digital experiences. Learn how to plan, design and deliver digital experiences that deliver the right content to the right person at the right time. Join us in London this June for what promises to be the most dynamic conference of 2018.

Why attend?


See how leaders in digital experience development and delivery are making the promise of digital come true for the world’s greatest brands and organizations.

Get Inspired

Hear how those leaders and pioneers are overcoming internal challenges while beating their competition and making a true impact on their organisation through digital innovation.


Expand your professional network and make connections with forward thinking experts and strategic business partners.

Past Attendees

2018 Previous Speakers

Be inspired by industry disrupters at the cutting edge of digital technology

Featured Keynote Speaker

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist, Author of 'Technology vs. Humanity,' CEO

Gerd Leonhard

Futurist, Humanist, Author of 'Technology vs. Humanity,' CEO

Gerd Leonhard is a widely known and top-rated futurist, with more than 1,500 engagements in 50-plus countries since 2004 and a combined audience of more than 1 million people.

Gerd focuses on near-future, “nowist” observations and actionable foresights in the sectors of humanity, society, business and commerce, media, technology and communications. Gerd is also an influential author, a sought-after executive “future trainer” and a trusted strategic adviser.

He is the co-author of the best-selling book “The Future of Music,” and the author of five other books, including “The Humanity Challenge.” Gerd is the host of the web-TV series “TheFutureShow” and the CEO of TheFuturesAgency, a global network of more than 30 leading futurists.

Michael Sullivan, Chief Executive Officer, Acquia

Michael Sullivan

Chief Executive Officer


Dries Buytaert, Founder and Project Lead, Drupal & Co-founder, Board Chair & CTO, Acquia

Dries Buytaert

Founder and Project Lead, Drupal & Co-founder, Board Chair & CTO


Lynne Capozzi, Chief Marketing Officer, Acquia

Lynne Capozzi

Chief Marketing Officer


Tom Phethean, Head of Web Platforms, Capgemini UK

Tom Phethean

Head of Web Platforms

Capgemini UK

Toby Merchant, Head of Digital Experience, Capgemini UK

Toby Merchant

Head of Digital Experience

Capgemini UK

Tim Buchanan, Group Head of Digital, Hiscox

Tim Buchanan

Group Head of Digital


Sylvia Jensen, Vice President, EMEA Marketing, Acquia

Sylvia Jensen

Vice President, EMEA Marketing


Steve Williamson, SVP EMEA Sales, Acquia

Steve Williamson



Simon Chapman, Senior Solutions Architect, Acquia

Simon Chapman

Senior Solutions Architect


Shannon Holmes, Director of Solution Architecture, EMEA, Acquia

Shannon Holmes

Director of Solution Architecture, EMEA


Richard Jones, CTO, Inviqa

Riccardo Visione, Web Developer, W.L. Gore & Associates

Riccardo Visione

Web Developer

W.L. Gore & Associates

Preston So, Director of Research and Innovation, Acquia

Preston So

Director of Research and Innovation


Peter Gough, Managing Partner & Founder, ORM

Peter Gough

Managing Partner & Founder


Paul Almeida-Seele, Director, Web Strategy & Digital Marketing Ops, Warner Music Group

Paul Almeida-Seele

Director, Web Strategy & Digital Marketing Ops

Warner Music Group

Myles Davidson, Director of Content Management Practice, Inviqa

Myles Davidson

Director of Content Management Practice


Mohammed Brueckner, Director, E-Commerce International, Stage Entertainment

Mohammed Brueckner

Director, E-Commerce International

Stage Entertainment

Melanie Poitras, Senior Director, Customer Experience & Analyst Relations, Acquia

Melanie Poitras

Senior Director, Customer Experience & Analyst Relations


Luiz Cieslak, Business Director, CI&T

Luiz Cieslak

Business Director


Jon Smith, Head of Digital, YHA (England and Wales)

Jon Smith

Head of Digital

YHA (England and Wales)

Conference Tracks

This track is all about simplicity. Attend this track if you’re on a mission to discover tried and true ways to bring your vision to life. Key takeaways for marketers are building a martech stack that facilitates growth and efficiency, and for IT, driving seamless integrations with lower development and maintenance costs.

This track is all about scalability. Attend this track if you’re looking for strategies and tactics to work smarter, not harder when it comes to managing digital. For marketers, that means ensuring your marketing efforts can scale with you; for IT, that means embracing authoring, site operations, and data security.

This track is all about intelligence. Attend this track if you’re ready to start making diamonds from your data. Marketers will get to hear insights on making smarter decisions in real-time, and IT will learn how to tap into the power of automation and adaptation.

2018 Previous Sponsors