What's new at YMS LDN for 2019?

Whether you’re a YMS LDN regular or you’re considering attending for the first time in 2019, here’s why our next event will be unmissable for everyone who wants to understand and reach the youth demographic.

Brands making their YMS debut

Huge names including 20th Century Fox, Chelsea FC, Levi's, ASICS, COPA90, Revolut and Lime Pictures will be speaking at YMS LDN for the first time in 2019, offering insights from their experience as Gen Z favourites. This is in addition to the return of global brands like Microsoft, Nike, eBay and more.

New breakout stream

In 2019 we’ll be introducing a brand new content stage focused on Chinese Marketing, hosted by Qumin, tapping into the world’s fastest-growing youth market and empowering you to reach a truly global audience. Our returning streams, such as Retail and Ecommerce, Student Marketing (hosted by The Tab) and Innovation will also be making forays into new subjects never explored before at YMS. Look out for more details to be announced soon!

Brand new panels

While we have our favourite panels that our audience love to attend every year, we also ensure we are always up-to-date, covering the hot topics and trends most relevant to young people and the marketing industry right now. Fresh subjects of discussion for 2019 will include the power of content discovery and how Gen Z are changing the world.

Our 2019 Youth Trends Report

Everyone who attends YMS19 LDN will receive a complimentary copy of our Youth Trends Report for 2019, featuring our in-depth research and expert opinions on the trends set to dominate youth culture in the year ahead. We’ll be covering trends across lifestyle, content and innovation, plus shining the spotlight on the next generation to become a consumer power: Gen Alpha.

YMS gets interactive

This year there will be more chances to interact with our speakers, have your say on the key topics of the festival, and ask your burning questions, as we launch live polling at YMS for the very first time.

If you’re planning to join us for YMS19 LDN, now’s the time to secure your tickets, as our Final Early Bird offer ends this month. Click here to find out more and confirm your passes today.