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ADC Advertising, Interactive and Motion/Film Craft juries announced
ADC Advertising, Interactive and Motion/Film Craft juries announced

NEW YORK - The One Club for Creativity today announced full juries for the Advertising, Interactive and Motion/Film Craft categories of the ADC 97th Annual Awards...

3 days ago

Indulge in all things Indian at Experience India feature at the Rand Show 2018
Indulge in all things Indian at Experience India feature at the Rand Show 2018

The organisers of the Rand Show have announced the launch of a new feature, Experience India, to be staged for the first time at Rand Show 2018 taking place from 30 March to 8 April...

Issued by Seven Colors Communications 3 days ago

Entries open for first African edition of Ciclope
Entries open for first African edition of Ciclope

Ciclope, an international festival that recognises and rewards exceptional craft in moving image, is coming to Cape Town this year in its first ever Africa regional leg, shining a light on production excellence across the continent...

3 days ago

IAB SA announces Bookmarks 2018 jury president, chairs
IAB SA announces Bookmarks 2018 jury president, chairs

The IAB SA today announced M&C Saatchi Abel chairman Jerry Mpufane as jury president as well as the jury chairs for the 10th annual Bookmark Awards taking place 1 March in Johannesburg...

17 Jan 2018

DHL announces title partnership of Africa's largest e-commerce and fintech event
DHL announces title partnership of Africa's largest e-commerce and fintech event

DHL Express Sub-Saharan Africa has announced that the company has signed on as title sponsor for the 2018 DHL eCommerce Money Africa Conference & Exhibition, which will be hosted at the new East Wing of the Cape Town International Convention Center on 14 and 15 March...

Issued by Kinetic Events 17 Jan 2018

ADC juries for four design categories announced
ADC juries for four design categories announced

NEW YORK - The One Club for Creativity has announced the 40 creatives who will judge work on the four design categories of the ADC 97th Annual Awards...

16 Jan 2018

IAS business director Nikkie Munsie.
Helping agencies understand 2018's marketing challenges

Next Tuesday afternoon, the IAS kicks off the year with a masterclass set to share insights into what marketers are looking for in 2018. Nikki Munsie, business director at the IAS, lets us in on what to expect...

By Leigh Andrews 16 Jan 2018

The One Show Health, Wellness & Pharmaceutical jury announced
The One Show Health, Wellness & Pharmaceutical jury announced

The One Club for Creativity yesterday announced the jury for its new Health, Wellness & Pharmaceutical discipline for The One Show 2018...

12 Jan 2018

Tickets on sale for the IAB Digital Summit, Bookmark Awards
Tickets on sale for the IAB Digital Summit, Bookmark Awards

For the past decade, the Bookmark Awards have recognised top industry talent, predicted digital trends and awarded up-and-coming mavericks...

11 Jan 2018

Grand Prix winner, Channel 4's coverage of the 2016 Rio Paralympics through the 'Media that can!' campaign.
Warc announce Effective Channel Integration winners

Warc has announced the winners of the Effective Channel Integration category of its Media Awards 2017, a global competition recognising comms planning which has made a positive impact on business results...

10 Jan 2018

Dubai Lynx's full speaker programme announced
Dubai Lynx's full speaker programme announced

Dubai Lynx has announced its top speakers who join a Festival programme comprised of world-leading experts from the international creative communications industry...

10 Jan 2018

Regional grand jury on judging the AME Awards
Regional grand jury on judging the AME Awards

With an eye towards judging this year's competition, the AME Awards's regional grand jury members weigh in on judging the Awards...

9 Jan 2018

Programmers, animators, designers invited to join Vega Game Jam
Programmers, animators, designers invited to join Vega Game Jam

Vega Game Jam 2018 is set to put aspiring young game developers to the test. The annual 48-hour Global Game Jam will be taking place from 26-28 January 2018 at Vega's Johannesburg and Cape Town campuses...

9 Jan 2018

#BizTrends2018: E-sports in South Africa - it's only just begun
#BizTrends2018: E-sports in South Africa - it's only just begun

E-sports in the last two years has exploded onto the South African scene with not much in the way of any sort of understanding of how to get involved. The biggest question is, where is this going to go in 2018 and onwards?

By Barry Louzada 8 Jan 2018

The Pentawards will host dedicated conference in China
The Pentawards will host dedicated conference in China

The Pentawards, the most prestigious worldwide competition exclusively devoted to packaging design, will host a dedicated conference in China in collaboration with ADF&PCD Shanghai 2018...

8 Jan 2018

The Inma World Congress of News Media will take place at the Mead Center for American Theater in Washington, D.C. Image credit: .
Themes for Inma World Congress of News Media announced

Themes for the Inma World Congress of News Media, taking place from 3-5 June 2018 in Washington, have been announced...

5 Jan 2018

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Sports competition added to 2018 NYF Advertising Awards roster

New York Festivals added a new competition to its Advertising Awards competition roster: sports...

4 Jan 2018

Aerosol, dispensing, beauty packaging leaders to gather at ADF&PCD in March
Aerosol, dispensing, beauty packaging leaders to gather at ADF&PCD in March

Unilever, Beiersdorf, Coty, SC Johnson, Henkel, and Edgewell are some of the major brands set to attend Aerosol & Dispensing Forum and Packaging of Perfume, Cosmetics & Design Shanghai 2018...

28 Dec 2017

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Raise the bar on your next corporate exhibition or go home

If participating as an exhibitor in one or various exhibitions is part of your organisation's below the line advertising (BTL) strategy then that part of your marketing budget should not be wasted but should be well spent and hopefully with some ROI...

By Tralone Khoza 28 Dec 2017

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Why creativity in events is imperative

Creativity. Intangible but immensely powerful within the events sector. But despite its power, it's tough to gauge, difficult to define and sometimes hard to find. And few realise how important creativity is in pulling off unreal events that deliver real results...

By David Limbert 22 Dec 2017

Tozer Events & Marketing Gives The Gift Of Hope
Tozer Events & Marketing Gives The Gift Of Hope

In South Africa, we have a well-known word, or concept if you will, called Ubuntu. It means 'humanity to others' or in other words I am what I am because of who we all are...

Issued by Tozer Events & Marketing 21 Dec 2017

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Afropunk fest and engaging exhibitions coming to Joburg

Constitution Hill in association with Afropunk will be keeping Jozi lights on this festive season with engaging exhibitions and a ground-breaking music festival...

21 Dec 2017

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SA has second most-shortlisted entries for Midas Awards!

The Midas Awards announced 2017 shortlist with US agencies leading with 101 shortlisted entries, followed by South Africa with 40 and the United Kingdom with 24...

21 Dec 2017

Kevin Swanepoel, CEO, The One Club for Creativity. Image credit: .
The One Show adds new, separate discipline

The One Club for Creativity announced the addition of Health, Wellness and Pharmaceutical as a separate and distinct discipline for The One Show 2018...

21 Dec 2017

Linda Mertens, program manager at The Next Web. Image provided.
#CreativeMorningsCT: TNW's Linda Mertens on mental health, the role of creatives and top 2018 trends

Linda Mertens from The Next Web (TNW) on having an open, educated and inclusive conversation about mental health, the role of creatives in this ever-evolving technological world and top trends for 2018...

By Juanita Pienaar 20 Dec 2017

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Lineup for Nightscape at Design Indaba 2018 announced

Nightscape at Design Indaba 2018's lineup of artists and performers is the immersive experience of the year!...

20 Dec 2017

Green Building Council of South Africa Convention
Green Building Council of South Africa Convention

The Green Building Council of South Africa celebrated its tenth annual convention under the theme, "Dare to Lead"...

Issued by XZIBIT Experiential Marketing 20 Dec 2017

Mick Blore, chief creative officer South Africa & Sub-Saharan Africa, McCann Worldgroup.
South African amongst executive jury announced for NYF Advertising Awards

New York Festivals (NYF) International Advertising Awards has announced the first 21 members of the 2018 executive jury, which includes South African, Mick Blore...

20 Dec 2017

DGB Local Tradeshows
DGB Local Tradeshows

The Essence of True Character was the campaign theme for the DGB Local Tradeshows that take place annually around SA. XZIBIT conceptualised the campaign, event environment design and styling as well as managed the roadshow...

Issued by XZIBIT Experiential Marketing 19 Dec 2017

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