Impact 2017: Are you future fit?

The challenge has never been greater for those who have a stake in better understanding consumers and citizens.

MRS Annual Conference - Impact 2017 - has been designed to help you rise to the new commercial, political and social realities. This testing landscape calls for a dynamic conference that gives you inspiration for change, intelligence for competitive edge, and strategies for tomorrow. Welcome to Impact 2017.

Keynote speakers on business, history, feminism and society

  • Nicola Mendelsohn CBE, vice president EMEA, Facebook on social media, diversity and the next generation of entrepreneurs

  • Dan Snow, historian, author and broadcaster, on effective storytelling, the rise of popular history, and using the past to fuel the future

  • Caitlin Moran, journalist and best-selling author on modern feminism, pop culture, harnessing the power of the crowd and the art of the interview

  • Ed Balls, chairman of Norwich City FC and former shadow Chancellor of the Exchequer on society, politics and that ‘Gangnam Salsa’ 


Here are some highlights from IMPACT 2016: