Speaker line-up

This year's speaker line-up included photographers and filmmakers; best in their field. Specialising in everything from social engagement to photography business, long exposure to macro, they shared their expertise with visitors throughout the four days.

Simon Burton

Co-Founder, Charity Film Awards, Simon is a serial entrepreneur, having successful launched and sold business in the worlds of media, clean tech, sports and social media. He is a widely recognised as a champion for the power of technology and social media in communications.

Simon was an original founder the Great British Entrepreneur Awards, created to celebrate the work of entrepreneurs in the UK. He is also a founder of the Football Business Awards and the Sports Business Awards.

In recent times he has launched the Charity Film Awards, a project designed to showcase and celebrate the power of video to create positive social change. In just 3 years over 1000 charities have entered their videos into the awards. More than 150,000 members of the public have voted with over 10 Million social media interactions.


  • 18 Mar 2019
    13:00 - 13:40

    How to make the perfect charity film