Be inspired!

Improve your media know-how, tap into your creativity, develop new skills, enhance your digital storytelling skills and meet lots of creative people.

Designed days

Create your own personal training day. Pick and mix from a series of bite-sized interactive and practical masterclasses.

Expert masterclasses

Sessions will be led by speakers from the media as well as digital specialists harnessing the power of storytelling within charities.

Looking forward to #SMEX20

Get a flavour for the day with our SMEX19 highlights on Wakelet and flickr.


A selection of the inspiring speakers at #SMEX20.

Our keynote speaker

 Dan Dewsbury

Documentary Director and Cameraman | @dandewsburyTV

  • Katie Bryson

    Communications & Events Executive, Action Foundation | @actionFdn

  • Dave Howard

    Creative Director, Bespoken Media  | @DaveHow4rd

  • Sam Wonfor

    Freelance Multimedia Writer and PR Consultant | @samwonfor

  • Seaneen Molloy

    Communications Manager | @ms_molly_vog

  • Paul Alexander Knox

    Photographer, AmberSide Film and Photography Collective | @doctorknox72

  • Katie McSherry

    Project Manager, Activate Collective | @katiemcsherry

  • Jes Bailey


  • Matt Haworth

    Founder, Reason Digital | @acrim

  • Ben Pearson

    Empowerment Officer, Church Action on Poverty | @benpearson1987

  • Penny Walters

    Food Power Newcastle | @pennypotwash

  • Jude Habib


  • Jason Thompson

    Videographer, Editor, Director and Producer, Sound Ideas Media

  • Jen Laws

    Campaigns Project Manager, North East, Asylum Matters | @AsylumMatters

  • Anup Manota

    | @asmanota

  • Amber Wilson

    Business Development and Marketing Manager, Basis Yorkshire | @BasisYorkshire

  • Abbie Foster

    Fundraising and Marketing Manager, The Key | @abbiekeyfoster 

  • Jeannie Swales

    Press Officer, the Stephen Joseph Theatre | @thesjt

Your hosts

Sounddelivery is an award-winning socially minded, digital media training company offering it’s skills and expertise to charities, not for profit and third sector organisations. In the last 8 years we’ve supported thousands of organisations to navigate the changing media landscape and to make the most of emerging digital technologies to tell their stories. The Social Media Exchange is our flagship event, which highlights our commitment to first class training and support for charity staff.

Visit us at or call us on 020 7993 6340.