BIMA AI Peer Network Roundtable

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This roundtable is ideal for anyone who wants to explore trends and share advice on the latest AI developments.

Online Only Event.

This is a BIMA member-only session. For more information on becoming a BIMA Member visit the BIMA Site or email

The BIMA AI peer group is hosted by Richard Norton and Derek Ahmedzai, Co-founders of The Peeps, and Raymond Manookian, Director, of CX Transformations, Zone Digital. It is an open community within BIMA for people who want to explore trends and share advice on the latest AI developments.

This new community is open to everyone in membership and will form regular drop-in style monthly meetings and an online community slack group.

We hope you can make it!

Limited to 12 attendees to allow for discussion. Chatham House Rules applies and places are strictly limited to one per organisation.

Speaker lineup:

Derek Ahmedzai, Co-founder, The Peeps

Richard Norton, Co-founder, The Peeps

Richard aka ‘Norts’ has finally accepted that he is a veteran of marketing. Starting as a Junior Copywriter in 1994 – after a short but lively music career – he finished his conventional agency career as an Executive Creative Director. In 2018 he chucked this in to co-found a creative cohort that harnessed AI to generate concepts, brand identity and new ways to creatively differentiate. At the time, people thought he and his co-founders had lost their minds. But here we are in 2023 and look at what everyone in marketing is wittering on about. Fancy that!

Raymond Manookian, Director, of CX Transformations, Zone Digital

With over 20 years of award-winning creative experience, Ray has transitioned from a classic and modern design background to become a pioneering design leader with a focus on humanity-centric design and transformative experiences. His expertise lies at the nexus of human and digital technology interactions, where business strategy and design converge.

While passionate about all aspects of design, Ray is particularly fascinated by the potential of AI to revolutionise the customer experience, and he eagerly explores its role in shaping the future of humanity-centred design.

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Wed, 19 Jun 2024
10:00 - 11:00


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