21st of March, 2014
In cooperation with Websmedia
Speakers from Australia, Europe and Asia!
MARK TUNGATE, AUTHOR AND EPICA AWARDS JURY COORDINATOR (UK/FRANCE)
Mark Tungate is a British journalist based in Paris. Mark is the author of six books about branding and marketing, including the bestselling Adland: A Global History of Advertising, Luxury World: The Past, Present and Future of Luxury Brands and Branded Beauty: How Marketing Changed the Way We Look.
His articles have appeared in publications ranging from Campaign and Advertising Age to the Financial Times. He also has a weekly column in the French advertising journal Stratégies. Alongside his writing he is the Editorial Director and Jury Coordinator of the Epica Awards, the only creative awards judged by marketing journalists. www.tungateinparis.com
TIM BUESING, DIGITAL CREATIVE DIRECTOR, REACTIVE SYDNEY (AUSTRALIA)
Tim has about 17 years of digital design and advertising experience, and has worked in 4 countries outside of his native Germany. His creative approach is to look beyond immediate campaign goals and make brands more interesting. He likes to find innovative ways to communicate, study social and technological trends and collaborate with other great creative individuals, agencies and marketing departments on digital and integrated campaigns.
His goal is always to produce more award winning work that positively affects and engages people. He writes commentaries and articles for industry magazines and blog on www.adverblog.com and www.australianfront.com.au. By being an advisor to AdTech, Tractor Design School and University of Sydney as well as a judge at national and international award shows Tim hopes to give back to an industry chronically short of talent.
MERVYN TEN DAM, FOUNDER & CREATIVE DIRECTOR, ACHTUNG! AMSTREDAM (THE NETHERLANDS)
After 9 years of leading the creative team at Lbi/Lost Boys Amsterdam, he founded ACHTUNG! Inspired by the energy of the Swedish ‘digital’ revolution where the likes of North Kingdom and B-Reel showed how good interactive could get.
During the past 7 years of the work of ACHTUNG! received more than 70 national and international Awards. Made possible by a strange selection of local and international creative, producers and a few really smart guys.
Recent achievements include Skoda’s Tour du Sofa that was awarded with a Lion this year. Besides of being a Creative Director, Mervyn judged in several jury’s and is member of Creative Social and Art Directors Club Netherlands.
HANDO SINISALU, PRESIDENT & FOUNDER, BEST MARKETING INTERNATIONAL (ESTONIA)
Hando Sinisalu is marketing journalist, researcher, conference speaker and producer. He is the founder and CEO of Best Marketing International, the leading marketing conferences producer in Europe.
Hando has produced and managed over 200 conferences in 24 countries, he has experience in both content creation and event/business management.
Hando collects and analyses digital marketing case studies, he is producer of The Best of Global Digital Marketing Show and editor of IAB Europe´s Digital Advertising Yearbook DAY 2013.
Hando has MA degree in Communications from Ohio University (USA).