Sampo|Media founders Michael Gubbins and Peter Buckingham have decades of experience in organising, running and chairing events and are both frequent keynote speakers around the world.
The company has particular expertise in planning and editorialising conferences, helping clients create exciting programmes that meet business and strategic needs and providing resources and written reports based on outcomes.
With an extensive contacts book of speakers and moderators and strong relationships in event management, it is possible to meet most business requirements.
Sampo|Media is also able to plan, organise and create marketing materials to attract delegates and to ensure that every event has a life beyond the conference itself.
Both Gubbins and Buckingham are frequent keynote speakers at leading events around the world and both have an international reputations for the quality of their work as moderators and chairs.
Michael Gubbins is the chair of the Film Agency for Wales and a regular speaker at conferences around the world. Recent engagements include: Europa Cinemas, the European Film Agency Directors AGM in Cannes, European Commision Joint Research Centre IPTS, Media Business School in Spain, Danish Film Institute, Inside Pictures and the European Media Literacy Conference.
Peter Buckingham has also chaired and delivered keynotes to major events around the world. They include: The European Think Tank, Media Business School in Spain, London Screenwriters Festival, Producers Network in Cannes, International Copyright Technology Conference (ICOTEC) in South Korea, London Screenwriters Festival, Edinburgh Film Festival, Royal Holloway (University of London), National Film and Television School, London Film School