James Hayes-Jones, CEO & Founder, Launch Interactions

Jamie has been at the forefront of event technology since the early days. After joining an event tech company based in a garden shed and built up over 3 years to achieve award winning success, his knowledge and innovation within the event tech sector is well known and highly valued by industry leaders. With the love of events and creativity, came Launch Interactions. To bring the best technology from all around the world under one roof and to build great communities with meaningful moments and experiences with technology. Having worked with 1000's of clients and supported events for 15,000,000+ attendees, from the heart of Dorset in the U.K. to around the globe, Jamie founded Launch Interactions with permaculture at the heart of a theory of how we build communities, and also how we build companies. Constantly with an eye for what’s next, what’s now, and with communities and engagement at his heart, Jamie understands events, the challenges, and the technological advancements the industry is yet to realise.