|Monday, 25 March 2013, 11:00 HKT/SGT|
Source: Spikes Asia
SINGAPORE, Mar 25, 2013 - (ACN Newswire) - Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, the regional Asia-Pacific awards and festival for creative excellence in advertising and communications, will take place 15-17 September at Suntec, Singapore.
|Spikes Asia 2013 Dates Announced|
Over three days, attendees can look forward to an outstanding topical and inspirational seminar and workshop programme presented by industry leaders from around the world, view the best work from the region and enjoy Spikes Nights, a host of networking events such as Networking After Dark with Singaporean agencies opening their doors to delegates for an evening of fun and socialising. The festival will conclude with the much anticipated Awards and After Party.
Young creatives, young marketers and students can also benefit from a unique learning experience by participating in specialised academies and competitions with tailored agendas exclusively designed to improve skills and showcase their talent.
Last year, Spikes Asia saw its biggest festival to date with over 1800 delegates from 28 countries attending. A record 4860 entries were submitted to the 15 awards categories of Film, Print, Outdoor, Direct, Promo & Activation, Media, Radio, Design, Craft, Integrated, Digital, Mobile, PR, Creative Effectiveness and Branded Content & Entertainment.
Myriam Coupard, Festival Director of Spikes Asia, says, "Spikes Asia is the largest celebration of creative communications in the region and provides the industry with an exceptional platform for discussion, inspiration, learning, networking and celebration. Building on last year's record attendance and entries, we will continue to develop and innovate to ensure that Spikes Asia 2013 will be another exciting and unmissable event."
Delegate packages for the 2013 festival will be as follows:
- Early Bird Delegate Price available until 31 July: S$825
- Full Delegate Price applicable from 1 August: S$925
- Young Spikes (under 28 years): S$495
- Student Spikes: S$245
- Delegate registration opens: 18 April 2013
- Entries open: 16 May 2013
- Entries deadline: 19 July 2013
- Delegate early bird deadline: 31 July 2013
- Festival takes place 15 to 17 September 2013
About Spikes Asia
The Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, celebrating and inspiring Asia-Pacific creativity in advertising. Suntec City, Singapore, 27-29 September, 2017. Building on 30 years of the illustrious Spikes Awards, the Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity is the result of a collaboration between the organisers of Cannes Lions and Haymarket, publishers of Campaign Asia Pacific.
The Festival provides the region's growing creative and advertising industry with a platform to network and exchange ideas, bringing together some of the finest creative thinkers from across the region and around the world. Spikes Asia, attended by over 1,800 delegates in 2016, offers an inspirational programme of seminars, tech talks and forums, focusing on creativity and learning, exhibitions of creative work from Asia-Pacific, networking events in the evening and the Spikes Asia award show.
The Spikes Awards, judged by leading international and regional creatives, honour the best creative work in the categories of Film, Print, Outdoor, Radio, Digital, Integrated, Direct, Promo & Activation, Media, Print Craft, Film Craft, Design, Mobile, PR, Branded Content & Entertainment, Healthcare and Innovation.
Incorporating Tangrams Effectiveness @ Spikes brings 15 years of celebrating Effectiveness and Strategy under one roof. The Tangrams celebrate the latest thinking in marketing effectiveness and showcase the very best examples of effective brand building from Asia Pacific. The Tangrams awards honour clients and their agencies for marketing strategies that deliver solid results to transform businesses and brands in categories for Effectivenss, Digital Strategy, Media Strategy, Data & Analytics and e-commerce.
Ascential powers the prestigious Cannes Lions festival for the branded communications industry, the world's premier payments and financial services congress Money20/20, Spring Fair/Autumn Fair, the global fashion trend forecasting service WGSN, environmental risk data business Groundsure, e-commerce analytics provider One Click Retail and advisory and business services firm, MediaLink.
Ascential Events is part of Ascential plc, which transforms knowledge businesses to deliver exceptional performance. Ascential plc is a global business-to-business information company that informs and connects the business world in 150 countries through market-leading Exhibitions & Festivals and Information Services. Ascential's premium products enable focus, growth and value. The company provides customers with world class content and connections empowering their businesses to be the best informed and best connected. www.ascential.com
About Haymarket Media Group
The Haymarket Media Group established in 1957 is the largest privately-owned magazine publisher in the UK, and one of the fastest growing media companies globally. The principal business is centred around its consumer, business, professional and customer publications. These are complemented by digital platforms and live events, including extensive exhibitions, conferences and awards. The Group's global expansion comes from wholly owned subsidiaries, joint ventures and extensive licensing of key magazines to other publishers.
In Asia from their offices in Hong Kong, Mumbai and Singapore, Haymarket Media Ltd publish market-leading titles Campaign Asia-Pacific, Finance Asia, Asian Investor, CEI Asia Pacific and Campaign India. In addition Haymarket organise a number of the region's leading industry awards and conferences relating to the communications and finance sectors. For more information about the Haymarket Media Group see www.haymarket.com.
Head of PR & Press
Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity
Tel: +44-20-3033 4000
Source: Spikes Asia
Topic: Trade Show or Conference
Sectors: Broadcast, Film & Sat
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