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Jon Puleston and Alex Wheatley to Co-Present How to Predict an Election

LONDON (15 March 2017) — Lightspeed, an award-winning global digital data collection organization, will attend the 18th General Online Research Conference (GOR) in Berlin, Germany. Hosted by the German Society for Online-Research (DGOF), the conference will be held 15-17 March 2017. Lightspeed will showcase its commitment to illuminating insights with two key conference events:

  • Jon Puleston, Vice President of Innovation, and Alex Wheatley, Research Innovator, will co-present How to Predict and Election (Friday, 17 March 9:00)
  • Wheatley will chair the Dynamics of Public Opinion session (Thursday, 16 March 10:45) featuring Heinz Brandenburg, Marcel Van Egmond and Robert Johns

“GOR tackles industry challenges and opportunities for success alike; this event embraces and encourages the thought-provoking conversation necessary for the next generation of marketing research,” stated Leon de Koning, Vice President Client Sales, EMEA.

Lightspeed leadership, including Andreas Wittenberg and Laura Becker, will be available to discuss Lightspeed’s growing product and service portfolio, including QuestionArts Intelligent Components and AmplifyR Appends. Attendees who wish to arrange a meeting with Lightspeed are encouraged to contact Wiepke van der Wal. For continuous updates throughout the show, follow Lightspeed on Twitter and the company’s blog.

Quality-seeking researchers, marketers and brands choose Lightspeed as their trusted global partner for digital data collection. Our innovative technology, proven sampling methodologies and operational excellence facilitate a deep understanding of consumer opinions and behavior. With 700 employees working in 14 countries, we maximize online research capabilities. We empower clients by revealing information that is beneficial, providing clarity and research data that illuminates.

Headquartered in Warren, New Jersey, Lightspeed is part of Kantar, one of the world’s leading data, insight and consultancy companies. For more information, visit

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