9 July 2012 – The newly launched Digital Asia Festival, the two-day event for learning, networking and celebrating the best that Asia’s digital marketing industry has to offer, incorporating the well-established Digital Media Awards, is now open for Entries and Delegate registrations.
Taking place 7 and 8 November at the Grand Millennium hotel in Beijing, China, The Digital Asia Festival offers clients, agencies, media owners, production and design companies a platform to showcase their best work across media, entertainment, apps, gaming, online PR and online marketing, as well as participate in a compelling content programme, network and attend the awards that recognise the digital marketers and their agencies for outstanding work in promoting products and services.
Entries will be judged by an independent jury consisting of leading client marketers, digital media practitioners and agency strategists who will base the judging criteria on Strategy, Creativity and Innovation, Execution and Results. Entries can now be submitted online www.digitalasiafestival.com/general/how-to-enter Entry deadline is 31 August 2012
Delegates wishing to attend the event can enjoy an early bird fee of US$350 by registering before 28 September. Registrations can be made online at www.digitalasiafestival.com/general/register-now
“At a time when digital expertise has never been more important, the Digital Asia Festival not only offers clients, agencies and media owners the chance to display and celebrate their best digital offerings, but also learn from industry leaders about the current trends and developments in digital communications and network with like-minded people,” says Myriam Coupard, Festival Director of the Digital Asia Festival.
In 2011, more than 800 entries from 16 countries were submitted.
The Digital Asia Festival
The newly launched Digital Asia Festival, incorporating the well-established Digital Media Awards, is a learning, networking and celebration of the best that Asia’s digital marketing industry has to offer. Now in its sixth year, the awards continue to showcase and honour the expanding digital media and entertainment industries. At a time when digital expertise has never been more important, the Digital Media Awards offer clients, agencies and media owners the chance to display their digital offering. The annual awards receive over 800 entries and are judged by an independent jury consisting of leading client marketers, digital media practitioners, agency strategists and other experts in the digital field. The Digital Asia Festival presents a compelling programme of seminars, digital showcases, networking and awards and offers a great platform for brands and the online community to reach into new media and markets. The Digital Asia Festival is organised by Lions Festivals and Haymarket Media Asia
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.
Lions Festivals is the organiser of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity and Eurobest as well as the co-organiser with its joint-venture partners of the Dubai Lynx International Advertising Festival, Spikes Asia Festival of Creativity, Asian Marketing Effectiveness Festival and the Digital Media Festival for APAC. The business is managed by i2i Events Group, which delivers world-class exhibitions, large scale events and festivals in key sectors including the home and gift, fashion, retail, healthcare, energy, environment, education, technology, media and creative industries. Its portfolio of world-wide events includes World Retail Congress, Spring Fair, Naidex, BVE, BETT and Pure. It prides itself on opening up possibilities for its customers and each year brings more than 250,000 decision makers together to network, source, test, buy and sell brilliant products, services, ideas and solutions. i2i Events is powered by Top Right Group, formerly known as Emap International Limited. www.i2ieventsgroup.com