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15 June 2022, Brussels

Friends of Search

Friends of Search 2022 in Brussels is coming up! Don’t miss the opportunity to interact with international, expert-level speakers, attend to exhilarating keynotes and have inspiring conversations with other search specialists. Get your tickets now!

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Welcome to Friends of Search | Brussels

A stellar line-up

We have composed a stellar line-up of speakers, each one belonging to the frontrunners of the Search industry. Get ready to be amazed by their whirlwind presentations and bring yourself up to speed to the latest developments in search. Here’s an impression of last year’s edition.

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The past few editions of Friends of Search have been completely sold out! With this year’s line-up you’ll kick yourself in the head if you miss out. And tickets are going fast. Get your ticket now and secure your spot.

NEW: We are introducing the exclusive Friends of Search sweater, now available to order with your ticket. You’re can pick up your new high-fashion addition to your wardrobe at the event.

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Why you should attend

  • You’ll have access to knowledge that is not available with a quick Google Search or on free-for-all open forums, which means you get a huge advantage. The high-value content and networking opportunities are truly worth your time and money.
  • Our experts come to this event because they know you and your interests. You can count on them to entertain you and deliver actionable, implementable information.
  • You’ll hear and learn form a brilliant blend of speakers with diverse backgrounds in the Search industry. From specialized agencies, frontrunning companies, and, of course, search engines.

Speakers 2022

Kaspar Szymanski

Kaspar Szymanski

FounderSearchBrothersKaspar Szymanski a renowned SEO expert, former senior member of the famed Google Search Quality team and among the select few former Googlers with extensive policy drivi…

Rodney Ip

Rodney Ip

Global Product Lead, Google AdsGoogleRodney Ip is a Global Product Lead at Google, responsible for driving product strategy of the latest innovations in Google Ads. He has been in the digita…

Daniel Waisberg

Daniel Waisberg

Search AdvocateGoogleDaniel Waisberg is a Search Advocate at Google, working with the Search Console engineering team. His job is divided between inspiring the SEO community and working with…

Kristina Azarenko

Kristina Azarenko

FounderMarketingSyrup Digital Inc.Kristina is the founder of MarketingSyrup Digital Inc., …

Annelies Schreuder-Hoogveld

Annelies Schreuder-Hoogveld

Product Owner SEOBol.comAnnelies is an experienced SEO professional with a love for tech SEO. Her technical know-how was developed in consultancy, where she gained…

Lily Ray

Lily Ray

Sr. Director, SEO & Head of Organic ResearchAmsive DigitalLily Ray is the Sr. Director, SEO & Head of Organic Research at Amsive Digital, where she provides strategic leadership for the agen…

Barry Adams

Barry Adams

Founder & SEO consultantPolemic DigitalBarry Adams has building and ranking websites since 1998. Over the years he’s honed his skills in a wide range of businesses, from small agencies to Fo…

Kaspar Szymanski

Kaspar Szymanski

FounderSearchBrothersKaspar Szymanski a renowned SEO expert, former senior member of the famed Google Search Quality team and among the select few former Googlers with extensive policy drivi…

Rodney Ip

Rodney Ip

Global Product Lead, Google AdsGoogleRodney Ip is a Global Product Lead at Google, responsible for driving product strategy of the latest innovations in Google Ads. He has been in the digita…

Daniel Waisberg

Daniel Waisberg

Search AdvocateGoogleDaniel Waisberg is a Search Advocate at Google, working with the Search Console engineering team. His job is divided between inspiring the SEO community and working with…

Kristina Azarenko

Kristina Azarenko

FounderMarketingSyrup Digital Inc.Kristina is the founder of MarketingSyrup Digital Inc., …

Annelies Schreuder-Hoogveld

Annelies Schreuder-Hoogveld

Product Owner SEOBol.comAnnelies is an experienced SEO professional with a love for tech SEO. Her technical know-how was developed in consultancy, where she gained…

Lily Ray

Lily Ray

Sr. Director, SEO & Head of Organic ResearchAmsive DigitalLily Ray is the Sr. Director, SEO & Head of Organic Research at Amsive Digital, where she provides strategic leadership for the agen…

Barry Adams

Barry Adams

Founder & SEO consultantPolemic DigitalBarry Adams has building and ranking websites since 1998. Over the years he’s honed his skills in a wide range of businesses, from small agencies to Fo…

News

The 6 favourite picks from the Friends of Search crew
News

The 6 favourite picks from the Friends of Search crew

With less than 20 days to go, the countdown to Friends of Search 2022 is on!

Speaking of counting down…

Want to know which keynotes Friends of Search’s founder Eduard Blacquière and crew member Martijn Beumer are looking forward to the most? Check out …

Sneak Peek: The first Friends of Search speakers are confirmed!

Sneak Peek: The first Friends of Search speakers are confirmed!

Have you been waiting on the edge of your seat for us to start rolling out the line-up of speakers? We’re thrilled to announce the first 4 extraordinary speakers that will be taking the Friends of Search stage in Brussels this June.

Annelies Schreuder-Hoo…

viaBOVAG.nl and HEMA winners of the Friends of Search Awards 2021

viaBOVAG.nl and HEMA winners of the Friends of Search Awards 2021

Tuesday, 16 November 2021 Amsterdam – During Friends of Search Amsterdam the winners of the Friends of Search Awards 2021 have been announced. In the category ‘Best SEO’ viaBOVAG.nl bested the competition. In the category ‘Best SEA’, HEMA took home the win.

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Location

Friends of Search 2022 will be held in Brussel’s city center, in Plein Publiek BXL. Check out the venue and the accesibility below.

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New this year: Friends of Search Merch

You’ll truly become a Friend of Search with an extra special Friends of Search sweater or T-shirt. Order one now with your ticket and pick it up during the event on June 15.

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Friends of Search 2021

With the conference for the second time being held in both Amsterdam and Brussels, Friends of Search 2021 was a great success. Almost 300 international search enthusiasts came together to talk, live and breath search. Check out the recap to get an impression.

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This was one of the best events I attended. Loved the opportunity to hang out with the other speakers, great questions for the audience, I got 30 LinkedIn chat with people excited about the scripts we shared!
Gianluca Binelli Founder Boosterbox
I liked the events both very much – they were well organized and as a speaker I felt really well cared for… it was a pleasure to be a part of the show :)
Martin Röttgerding Head of SEA Bloofusion Germany