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The Chartered Institute of Marketing recognises that social marketing is a tremendously important aspect of responsible marketing and is proud to work in association with the UK’s National Social Marketing Centre at this world social marketing conference.

Over the last ten years, social marketing has developed as a key tool for governments and other organisations aiming to influence positive social change. There is growing evidence demonstrating how it can improve and enhance the impact and effectiveness of commercial sector techniques and approaches.

The Chartered Institute of Marketing is the leading international professional marketing body with some 50,000 members worldwide. First established in 1911 it has for almost a century defined the marketing standards that operate in the UK and is the global champion of best marketing practice. The Institute exists to develop the marketing profession, maintain professional standards and improve the skills of marketing practitioners, enabling them to deliver exceptional results for their organisations. It does this by providing membership, qualifications and training to marketing professionals around the world.

The Institute believes that social marketing is set to assume a vitally important role in best marketing practice and is delighted to have the opportunity to demonstrate its support for this conference and for all social marketing practitioners.

For more information about The Institute please visit:

Drinks Reception Sponsor

Corporate Culture is a national marketing communications company specialising in social change. Our core skill is helping clients create and deliver communication campaigns and social marketing strategies.

Our expertise is focused on six core areas:

  • Social marketing
  • Communications strategy and planning
  • Market intelligence, research and stakeholder insight
  • Brand definition and implementation
  • CSR strategy and communications
  • Employee communications and culture change

We have specialist expertise in three key social areas - environment, health and young people.

Our work currently embraces programmes linked to brand reputation, recycling, reducing waste, engaging young people and helping people live longer, healthier lives.

We combine strategic thinking with a reputation for our creative work. We have in-house design, copywriting, research, training and PR teams.

We are also the founders of the Social Marketing Network for leaders of change, which is sponsored by the National Social Marketing Centre -

Poster Exhibition Sponsor

Porter Novelli is one of the world’s leading communications agencies and is represented in all major markets.  Porter Novelli’s founder, Bill Novelli, was one of the pioneers of social marketing and Porter Novelli was set up in 1972 in response to the question: “How can an organisation make a positive impact on society?”  Social marketing continues to be a passion for Porter Novelli’s people, who are pioneering, innovative thinkers who stop at nothing to match the strategic objectives of their clients to creative communications programmes that deliver behaviour change.  Porter Novelli takes a strategic approach based on rigour, tenacity and creativity to create comprehensive, multi-discipline, integrated campaigns which work across many channels and maximise the social marketing investment of its clients.  Porter Novelli’s social marketing clients have ranged from the very large – such as the US Center for Disease Control and Prevention – through to smaller programmes for local public health organisations and NHS Primary Care Trusts.  For more information about Porter Novelli and social marketing, please visit Alternatively, contact Colin Shevills, Director, on 020 7853 2261 or e-mail

Breakout Session Sponsor

CACI was founded in 1975 in the UK and operates from eight offices across the country.

Headquartered in London, CACI Ltd is a wholly owned subsidiary of CACI International Incorporated. CACI Inc. is a publicly listed company on the NYSE with a annual revenue in excess of US $2bn and 11,500 people worldwide.
We offer an unrivalled range of marketing solutions and information systems to local and central government and to businesses from most industry sectors.

Breakout Session Room Sponsor

National Center for Health Marketing

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), a part of the United States Department of Health and Human Services, is the premier public health agency in the country.  CDC keeps humanity at the forefront of its mission to protect the health of all people through scientific excellence and health promotion, prevention, and preparedness.

The National Center for Health Marketing (NCHM) was established to help implement CDC’s health protection goals and other priorities. Specifically, NCHM increases capacity within CDC to create, communicate and deliver health information and interventions using customer-centered and science-based strategies to protect and promote the health of diverse populations.