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Gift card and loyalty professionals Networking

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The Big Handshake

By the Gift Club

May 16

The View, Lincoln Inn Fields, London

About The Big Handshake

the gift club is a marketing agency for the gift card, loyalty, incentives and rewards industry
the big handshake is the best networking event for the gift card, loyalty, incentives and rewards industry

An absolute must for anyone associated with the loyalty, engagement, incentive, reward, or gift card space.

The Big Handshake is the in-person event brought to you by The Gift Club that enables participants to :

  • Network with strategic, match-made introductions

  • Learn from well-practised future thinkers

  • Collaborate with peers by means of live workshops

Come together with like-minded professionals for a full day of valuable networking,  insightful panel sessions and hands-on problem solving

The Big Handshake 2022 Testimonials

"Outstanding panelists and
speakers I've not seen at other
industry events before!"

Agenda

09:15

Meet, Greet and Networking (let's do this!)

10:00

Panel Session

Hidden Opportunities - Data, Crypto and Digital

10:45

Loyalty in the Metaverse and Web3

11:15

Coffee Break (leg stretching time!)

11:45

Panel Session

Gift Cards - The Dark Horse of Loyalty

12:30

Networking Lunch (fuel up, you're half way there)

13:45

Real Life Challenge Bonding Sessions - Round-table Practical Workshops (running concurrently)

15.00

Coffee Break (thank goodness!)

15.30

It's Our Responsibility - The Industry's First Steps Towards B-Corp Certification

16.00

Networking Resumes (last chance, fancy pants!)

17:00-18.00

Drinks and Canapés (coz you're worth it you beautiful people, you!)

Our Speakers

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Flora Leoni

Head of Data, CRM and Services

Carrefour Italia

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Tiffany St
James

Digital Industry Educator

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Denis Huré

CEO

Reward the World™

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Bill Alexander

B Corp Leader

Chairman of Motivates Inc. Ltd 

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Tom Peace

Managing Director

The Loyalty People

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Lisa De
Vreede

Product Owner of Protectmaxx

Alphacomm

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Jay Atkinson

Head of EMEA and Russia

TDS Gift Cards

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Rob Burgess

Editor

Head for Points

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April Cox from Catalina UK speaking at The Big Handshake

April Cox

Retail Solutions Director UK

Catalina UK

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More speakers to be announced soon

Speakers
Agenda

What we're going to talk about

''Tipping Point''- The Rewards, Incentive and Loyalty markets are maxing out. What are the new hidden opportunities to explore. How does Crypto, Data and Digital play a role?
the venue where the big handshake presentations and networking will take place

The View

35-43 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3PE 

The View is at the heart of The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

 

Founded by the Royal Charter in 1800 it is the professional home of surgery in England and internationally. It is a friendly and inclusive space for the college’s 30,000 members to network and develop, focusing on connectivity between all specialties and all stages in surgical careers.

 

(better than then the 2022 venue, 'nuff said)

 

The Venue
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speakers at the big handshake

Sponsors and Partners

LEADING IN THE INDUSTRY

bitcard sponsoring the big handshake
ncentiva sponsoring the big handshake
Epsilon sponsoring The Big Handshake
TDS Gift Cards sponsoring The Big Handshake
Catalina Marketing sponsoring The Big Handshake
Lastminute.com Partnering with The Big Handshake
reward the world sponsoring the big handshake
loyalty security alliance partnering with the big handshake
alphacomm sponsoring the big handshake
the loyalty people partnering with the big handshake

Current Attendees

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