Programmatic & RTB Display

Programmatic & RTB Display

Looking to learn the ins and outs of programmatic advertising? Discover all you need to know about real-time media buying on our Programmatic & RTB Display course.

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Our practitioners have a wealth of experience on how to plan, deliver and report on Display & RTB campaigns and will teach you how to develop successful strategies.

This course is accredited by CPD and aims to provide an in-depth look at programmatic & RTB display advertising and why it is so important as part of today’s marketing mix.

We’ll provide theoretical insight into how the channel works and take a look at the programmatic marketplace and some of the companies who operate within it (including how to choose the best one for you).

We'll also examine the delivery and targeting options in Google's DoubleClick Bid Manager Demand Side Platform along with some data and audience planning tools from leading providers such as Imagini’s Visual DNA.

At the end of the day, you’ll have a thorough understanding of how the programmatic display world works, how this can be applied to virtually all marketing scenarios and how to brief, measure and confidently select partner technologies or programmatic companies to fulfil your campaigns.

We also offer private training courses which are ideal if you have a team who want to understand programmatic display better.

Why Jellyfish?

Hear about what our Programmatic & RTB Display course covers in more detail.
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Programmatic & RTB Display1 day Classroom Course

Programmatic display enables you to serve the right ads, to the right people, at the right time and importantly the right stage of their product journey.

We'll teach you how to develop successful strategies to maximize the scale and relevance of your marketing tactics. We’ll also examine the targeting options available to programmatic platforms and look at how both first and third party audiences can be effectively collected and implemented to power campaigns.

By the end of the day you will have a better understanding of the display advertising and programmatic buying landscape and will be able to develop effective strategies to maximize display performance and measure its success.

What will I learn?
Upon completion of the course you’ll walk away with the ability to:
  • Explain how programmatic advertising and RTB works
  • Identify advantages and disadvantages of programmatic advertising
  • Improve performance and targeting
  • Build strategies for different types of campaigns
  • Describe how publishers make inventory available and the impact it has on your business
Why should I take this course?

This course is accredited by CPD and aimed at marketers, client or agency professionals who are responsible for planning, buying or selling digital media and are looking to gain a deeper understanding of how the market operates. If you wish to learn how to brief your agency and programmatic partners better you will benefit from attending this course as our display practitioners will give you advice on how to do this.

Whether managing campaigns yourself or through an agency, this course will sharpen your skills for effective Display & RTB. By attending this course it will contribute to 7 hours of your CPD learning hours.

Course Overview
Introduction to Programmatic
  • Definitions and descriptions (jargon buster)
Evolution of Programmatic
  • Why is it important?
  • The history of programmatic
The history of programmatic
  • Key companies and their functions
  • The 'tech-stack'
  • RTB and the life of an Ad impression
The seller’s view and Bid information
  • How sellers manage inventory
  • Bid information
Managing Programmatic Strategies
  • Overview
  • Targeting available to DSPs
First Party Audience and Data
  • Understanding and gathering
  • Making data actionable
  • Integrating offline information
Third Party Audience and Data
  • Types of data & collection methods
  • Working with the data and briefing aggregators
Problems in Programmatic Advertising
  • Ad Fraud
  • Click Fraud
  • Brand safety
  • Technologies
Upcoming CoursesView all
Fri | November 8 | 1 day
Programmatic & RTB Display
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Tue | January 14 | 1 day
Programmatic & RTB Display
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Thu | March 5 | 1 day
Programmatic & RTB Display
The Shard, London
£499 +VAT
Our facilities


Our trainers are all seasoned experts that have extensive experience working in the industry. They will be happy to answer questions, on the day or post training as part of our ongoing support.



Jellyfish have first class training facilities. Our flagship training centre is located at The Shard in London and we also have premium training facilities in the US, Spain and South Africa. We can also train at a location of your choice.

Food & Drink

Food & Drink

We pride ourselves on providing our attendees with high quality food and refreshments. Both are available throughout the day and we cater for any dietary requirements for you.


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