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What’s the future for adtech M&A?

The past 18 months have seen a boom in mergers and acquisitions across the adtech ecosystem, as companies look to expand their offering and create their own ‘walled gardens’ in response to ATT, as companies look to secure as much first-party data as possible. We asked Levi Matkins, CEO of LifeStreet, an independent programmatic marketing platform, to explain the motivations behind this recent wave of acquisitions.

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Combining AI with smart teams drives the best business outcomes

Artificial Intelligence (AI), particularly within the ad decisioning phase, is able to perform certain tasks better than any human can. For example, it can crunch huge datasets all day, every day, and come up with the best approach based on that data. 

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Pretty Green Lies: How can brands be more accurate and authentic in their ‘green’ marketing?

New Digital Age recently hosted a panel session in London exploring these issues and more. NDA’s editor Justin Pearse chaired the ‘Pretty Green Lies’ session – and was joined by Amy Williams, CEO and founder of global ad tech for good platform Good-Loop (NDA’s partner for the event); Shakaila Forbes-Bell, consumer motivation expert and author of ‘Fashion is Psychology’; and Harvin Gupta, Head of Commercial Partnerships at Scope3, a company that helps advertisers measure the carbon emissions created by their digital ad supply chains.