The pop-up TV channel where marketers across the globe discover what's next for media

November 2 & 3, 2022

What to expect

The Drum Media Summit is a brand new pop-up TV channel for anyone who manages investment in media. Broadcast live from London to a global audience, this event will explore the biggest themes for advertisers, agencies, media owners and publishers grappling the ever-evolving world of media - the future of TV, data and privacy, the new tech and the latest channel innovation from around the world.

Who’s Viewing?

The Media Summit is an industry-first pop-up TV channel bringing together the industry's finest from the US, APAC and Europe. Streaming live from London over two days on, appropriate scheduling across timezones will attract marketers tuning in wherever in the world they are:

  • CMOs and their teams from global and local advertisers
  • Agency leaders, strategists, planners and buyers from networks and indies
  • Commercial, product, innovation, marketing and data teams from media owners and publishers

The event will also be made available to our 1.5m+ global audience for on-demand viewing via

Headline Partnership (exclusive)

Stand out as the premium brand in the media space at a key time of year. Co-brand this global event exclusively with The Drum.

Maximum exposure across all our channels, pre-during and post-event.

Investment: US$105,000 (+State Tax) | £75,000 (+VAT) | S$140,000 (+Taxes)

Topic Alignment Partnership

Exclusive alignment for your brand with one of our six topics of focus. A key opportunity to cut through, bring your expertise to life through conversation and demonstrate how your business is shaping the future of the media business.

Investment: US$65,000 (+State Tax) | £45,000 (+VAT) | S$85,000 (+Taxes)

Editorial Panel Session Partner

Elevate your opinion by joining a panel discussion curated especially by The Drum editorial team exploring the major topics for the media business today.

Investment: US$25,000 (+State Tax) | £15,000 (+VAT) | S$30,000 (+Taxes)

On-Demand Session Partner

Take advantage of the marketing and global audience engagement we’ll attract by positioning your brand within the Media Summit’s content library for on-demand viewing.

Your session will be hosted on a dedicated Media Summit section on Drum.TV gated for viewing using a registration form. A bespoke promotional campaign will generate targeted leads for your business.

Investment: US$30,000 (+State Tax) | £20,000 (+VAT) | S$40,000 (+Taxes)

Networking Lunch Partner

Get to know our esteemed speakers and a selection of relevant attendees, who will make up our studio audience over lunch before our live broadcast begins.

Investment: US$26,000 (+State Tax) | £19,000 (+VAT) | S$35,000 (+Taxes)

Are you the next star of Summit TV?

This year our Media Summit is going global with the launch of Summit TV. For two days in November, our pop-up TV channel will film the smartest thinkers in the industry discussing the most pressing issues in front of a live studio audience. And you could be joining us on camera. We still have space for brands to participate. And you'll be in amazing company. Just look at the sponsor logos on this page.If you'd like to participate, contact us now before our programming schedule is full.

“I can't wait to get together with the experts from advertisers and their agencies to explore what has become a super-complex ecosystem. We'll scope out challenges, tactics and shine a light on the smartest operators to understand how marketers should ACTUALLY navigate the platforms and channels they invest in. See you there.”

John McCarthy, media editor and presenter

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Get involved

Get ready to equip our global audience with everything they need to know in media for now and the future. Find out more about partnership opportunities and get involved in this global business event.