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Oisin Lunny is an award-winning marketer, public speaker, remote event consultant, editor and journalist. A senior contributor to Forbes.com he has also written for The Guardian and is the music editor of London fashion and lifestyle magazine PHOENIX. Oisin has hosted, moderated and given keynote presentations at over 200 conferences in every corner of the world, including TEDx, MWC and six times at SXSW, where he is now a member of the advisory board. His background is a mix of tech and music; his first band had a UK top 30 hit and supported Depeche Mode and U2 in the ‘90s, while his solo music has been featured in films like Human Traffic. He has worked in a series of leading global technology firms over the past 20 years as Global Product Manager, UK & Ireland Country Manager, Technical VP and Chief Evangelist. Today he is the Professor of UX Driven Business at Barcelona Technology School, Module Leader at the International Music Business School in Barcelona, and an occasional film composer and DJ on the side.
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Oisin Lunny has hosted, moderated and given keynote presentations at over 200 conferences in every corner of the world, including TEDx, MWC and six times at SXSW. He is known for reliably owning the stage as an experienced event MC, and facilitating vibrant discussion with senior leaders from industry, technology, culture and government.
An award-winning marketer, public speaker, remote event consultant, editor and journalist, Oisin is a senior contributor to Forbes.com, has written for The Guardian and been featured on CNN, BBC, The Observer, The Telegraph, Business Reporter, The Drum and CMO.com. He is also the editor of Adrian Swinscoe’s new book Punk CX. His professional experience includes roles as Global Product Manager, Country Manager, Technical VP and Chief Evangelist. Today he is the Professor of UX Driven Business at Barcelona Technology School, where he is also a member of the Academic Board, and a Module Leader at the International Music Business School, also in Barcelona.
Oisin has joined advisory boards for SXSW, The Economist Big Think, Customer Experience World, Digital Marketing World Forum, Dublin Tech Summit and the Customer Experience Foundation. He was named the #5 most engaged marketer in the UK by LinkedIn, Top Twitter Influencer in Mobile Technology by Technopedia, and Top Thought Leader in Mobile by mCordis.
Oisin is also the music editor of London fashion and lifestyle magazine PHOENIX and maintains a parallel profile as a composer, producer, and DJ. His decades of experience in the creative industries enables him to bring insights from the world of music into entertaining keynotes about the art of networking and CX leadership. His first band had a UK top 30 hit and supported Depeche Mode and U2, while his solo music has been featured in films The Mean Machine and Human Traffic. He also composed the original scores for several BBC and Channel 4 documentaries.
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- LinkedIn Top 5 Most Engaged Marketer in the UK
- Spark Congition 10 Most Interesting SXSW AI Panels
- Media HQ Top five journalists to follow for Dublin Tech Summit
- Technopedia Top Twitter Influencer: Mobile Technology
- Samsung Official Twitter Influencer: Enterprise Apps World
- mCordis Thought Leader: Mobile
- Synthesio #1 Twitter Influencer, Guardian Activate
- SXSW Advisory Board 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019
- CXFO Maldives Business and Customer Experience Awards 2018, 2019
- Future Music Forum Startup Award 2019
- IoT Stars 2017, 2018, 2019
- MMA Smarties 2017, 2018
- Mobile Entertainment Awards 2012, 2013
- mGaming Awards 2012, 2013
- Digital Music Awards 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011
- Music Week Awards 2010
- Robin Hood Tax 2010
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