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Prolific North Live: MediaCom and Channel 4 are latest big names to sign up for expo


Channel 4 and MediaCom are the latest major industry names to sign up for the return of Prolific North Live in February.

The broadcaster and media agency join over 90 companies and organisations already taking part in the leading creative, media and marketing industries expo, which will take place at EventCity in Trafford Park on February 15-16.

channel4Channel 4 was confirmed yesterday as the final event partner for the event, joining The LandingSteamhaus and Vision One.

There are also four room sponsors on board: Parker Software (the Storytelling & Innovation Theatre), Smoking Gun PR, the CIPR (The Comms Suite) and the CIM (The Marketing Suite).

Broadcast, the UK’s leading national broadcast media platform and its sister operation, the Media Production Show, will lead two full days of outstanding speakers and great content as part of the Broadcast and Visual Media Theatre.

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And the IAB – the UK trade association for digital advertising – will be curating the Marketing quarter and its director of marketing & industry engagement, Alex Kozloff, will be delivering one of the keynotes on the day.

With much more space available at the new venue, we’re anticipating well over 130 exhibitors and partners together with an expanded content and theatre programme schedule over the two days.

TheLandingLogo_v1_redTwo thousand people have already signed up to attend – and you can do so by registering for free here.

Here are the latest six companies to sign up for Prolific North Live:

  • RapidSpike – A cloud-based service that allows IT teams to measure and improve site reliability and performance from a single dashboard
  • Pact – The trade association representing the commercial interests of UK independent television, film, digital, children’s and animation media companies.
  • Skout PR – An award-winning B2B communications agency based in Macclesfield
  • Vision One logoLeeds Digital Festival – A multi-venue, city-wide festival celebrating digital culture in all its forms, which will take place from April 24-28 next year
  • MediaCom – One of the world’s leading media agencies, planning and buying media for some of the largest advertisers
  • Channel 4 – About to enter its 35th year, the broadcaster continues to be the home of innovative and boundary-challenging programming

You can take a look at the full list of exhibitors and the floor plan here

And see what many of last year’s exhibitors, event partners and sponsors thought about the first Prolific North Live here


We’ve already revealed that senior industry representatives from the British Government, Virgin Trains and Paddy Power as well as Tesco and Everton FC will be speaking at the event.

And over the next few weeks we’ll be confirming more about the superb keynote speakers, seminars, workshops and other sessions set for the event.

As a whole, Prolific North Live represents a truly unrivalled opportunity to generate new leads, expose your business to key decision makers and buyers, launch new products and services to a highly engaged audience, and presents a fantastic chance to network with customers and peers, discuss ideas and make new contacts and leads.

There are still numerous ways for businesses to become involved, including Event Partnerships, Keynote Seminar sponsorship, Agency and Innovation session sponsorship, Growth Finance Hub sponsorship and Drinks sponsorship.

We offer a ‘first come, first served’ policy on specific stands in the exhibition, so exhibitors can choose their space in the room.

We have made sure that our pricing structure is very competitive and there are discounts to reward those who book early.

To find out how you can book a stand today and secure a prime location in the exhibition hall, please contact Dunstan Carter on 07940 423202 or by emailing

You can find out more information on our dedicated Prolific North Live site here.


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