About Advertising Week Europe


A GLOBAL GATHERING OF MARKETING & COMMUNICATIONS LEADERS

March 18 – 21, 2019 marked the seventh edition of Advertising Week Europe. #AWEurope, held at Picturehouse Central in the vibrant city of London, featured unique media, marketing, technology and creative perspectives discussing key business trends and issues, that shape today’s global industry. By night, #AWEurope played host to organized networking events and world-class entertainment, making this event a one-of-a-kind experience.

Advertising Week crosses the globe with events in New York, London, Tokyo, Mexico City, Sydney and Johannesburg.

Thought
Leadership

Overview


Advertising Week is globally built on a foundation of inspiring and forward thinking thought leadership. It is on the AW Stages that agendas are set for the following year, competitors come together for debate and discussion, and cultural icons re-inspire the industry. With over 75 seminars and workshops, the content at #AWEurope goes deep into topics, trends and of-the-moment issues that are critical to our audience.

Global Keynote Series


The Global Keynote Series begins and ends each day and features a selection of industry leaders from across the globe. These talks offer a high level perspective from brands, agencies, tech companies and cultural icons and aim to inspire.

Seminars


The seminar program covers a variety of topics, and is organized into thought leadership tracks. This year’s #AWEurope’s featured tracks include: Storytelling, Data, Innovation, Content, Brand Purpose and Media & Entertainment.

Workshops


The AWLearn Workshop Stage offers an intimate, teaching experience for the audience with the speakers. The workshops offer interaction with the Delegates and key learning moments across creativity, technology and culture that can be brought back to the office.



PAST SPEAKERS
Al Gore
Former Vice President
United States
Arianna Huffington
Founder and CEO
Thrive Global
Bob Greenberg
Founder and Chairman
R/GA
Bozoma Saint John
Chief Marketing Officer
Endeavor
Colleen DeCourcy
Partner/Global Chief Creative Officer
Wieden+Kennedy
David Droga
Founder & Creative Chairman
Droga5
Raja Rajamannar
Chief Marketing & Communications Officer
Mastercard
Joanna Coles
Executive Producer
The Bold Type
Winnie Harlow
MRS
Lorraine Twohill
SVP, Global Marketing
Google
Malcolm Gladwell
Author
Marc Mathieu
CMO
Samsung Electronics America
Venus Williams
Tennis Champion, Founder & CEO
EleVen
Marc Pritchard
Chief Brand Officer
Procter & Gamble (P&G)
Mark Cuban
Entrepreneur
Mark Cuban Companies
Musa Tariq
Chief Brand Officer
Ford
Richard Branson
Founder
Virgin Group
Sheryl Sandberg
COO
Facebook
Sir Martin Sorell
Executive Chairman
S4 Capital Group
Emma Stone
Actress
 

Networking
Opportunities

CONNECT ON OUR APP

 

During Advertising Week, there are numerous opportunities to connect with other like-minded industry professionals. Our app is designed to help you match profiles with other delegates that have similar experiences or interests that you’re looking for in a business contact.

PLAN TO MEET UP

 

Take advantage of our app to make plans with your profile matches and attend our happy hour events, also known as AW Connects, where you can talk to other delegates in an open and safe environment. Open to all delegates, gain high-quality referrals, build profile visibility, and acquire increased confidence knowing that you’re creating lasting connections to help grow your career and business.

ATTEND SPECIAL EVENTS

 

Advertising Week's evening events have featured great names from the entertainment industry, such as: Sting, Avicii, Snoop Dogg, DNCE, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Demi Lovato, Outkast and many more, who have made our series of concerts stand out from any other in the field. In addition to the #AWEurope Wrap Party, our Opening Gala & nightly dinners seek not only to entertain and delight, but also to celebrate and honor the diverse and unique culture of the host cities. Note: Special events are reserved for Super + Platinum Delegate passholders.


BRANDS WHO ATTEND

 

The Latest
Technology

TechX Showcase

 

Open to all Delegates, TechX 2019, presented by The Telegraph Technology Intelligence, will feature a remarkable hands-on journey through interactive installations, innovations, and bleeding edge tech advancements, which include haptics, holograms, AI, VR, and AR. We’ve sourced from startups, corporate and university research labs, and our global networks to create a unique curated experience, exclusively for Advertising Week. Throughout The Week, Delegates will have the chance to go on contextualized tours of TechX, bringing them insights about what these technologies represent and how to use this innovative technology to access today's hard-to-reach consumers for your business.


2019 HIGHLIGHTS
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