Join us for County Durham's biggest and best Digital Media conference! 

Join our host, Pascal Fintoni, as Go Digital - Live brings you inspirational keynote talks from a range of expert speakers and trainers  who will help to motivate, inspire and educate you to incorporate all aspects of Digital into your marketing mix. 

Generate new leads, increase your sales and grow your business!  Go Digital Live will allow you to:

  • Discover the secrets to Social Media marketing

  • Learn how to be a content creator for your own business 

  • Understand how using Instagram "Influencers" can help you to reach a brand new audience

  • Discover the secrets of capturing high quality imagery 

  • Hear how to build your personal brand and become a super-connector and a voice of authority

Eligibility criteria applies.  In order to attend this event businesses will be asked to registered with the Digital Drive County Durham programme. A team member will contact you after registration to finalise your place at the event

Pascal Fintoni, Host

The man with the (Digital Marketing) plan.


Pascal will be on stage throughout the day as our very special guest host.  Join him for Q&A's, rapid learning sessions, planning sessions and general chit-chat throughout the day.  


All day

Andy MacLellan, The Gosforth Handyman

The journey to 10 million views

Andy is a full time digital content creator and runs one of the UK's biggest property maintenance channels on YouTube, Gosforth Handyman. He also runs the Small Business Toolbox channel, a resource dedicated to those just starting out on the road of self employment. Andy will be taking you through his journey on YouTube from his very first upload 8 years ago to 10 million views and a sustainable content creation business.



Andy Blenkinsop, Mediaworks

Websites that WOW


Andy is Creative Director for award winning Digital Marketing Agency, Media Works.  

Andy will teach us how to create websites that WOW! Getting the User experience right is key to keeping visitors on your website and turning visitors in to clients.  



Laura Pearman, Selfies Queen!

High quality images from your cameraphone... and when to commission professional photography

Laura works with businesses and entrepreneurs to grow their business by using fabulous visual assets.  Discover the secrets of how to take cameraphone images that will grab the attention of the viewer, and when to opt for professional photography.  



Rebecca Bond, Socially Bonded

Engage and be engaging - how to build profitable relationships on social media.  


Social brand expert, Rebecca Bond, will show us how to create a socially engaging brand that resonates with its customers.  From instagram influencers to brand partnerships, learn how to truly be engaging.



Paul Lancaster, Plan Digital

The SuperConnector​: Building your personal brand

Collaborator of the Year 2016 & 2017 (Dynamo North East)
Most influential person on Twitter in the North East 2017 (

8th Most influential in the UK Small Business World (

Known as a ‘SuperConnecter’ for all of the work he does to support and grow businesses in the North East, Paul will share with us HOW he did this and WHY is has been so important to his business.