The Promax Local Awards are the industry’s premier celebration of outstanding achievement in local broadcast marketing and promotion.
Nervous about AI? In this session, you’ll be reminded that the future isn’t solely technological — it will be people-led. Learn how the role of evolving jobs, skills, and mindsets will play into the crucial shifts that are shaping our future. Gain practical tips for powerfully engaging and holding the attention of colleagues and clients. Even as the world changes rapidly, you’re still in control!
For broadcasters, it's crucial to understand the behavior and preferences of their newest and fastest-growing audience segment — Generation Z. Hosted by Fabienne Fourquet, CEO of Digital Agency 2btube, this session will provide a deep dive into the unique mindset and decision-making process of this demographic. Examine case studies from broadcasters and streamers who have successfully managed to engage Gen Z, and leave with a comprehensive roadmap for developing successful marketing strategies to drive growth and engagement for your broadcasting organization.
What is the blockchain/web3 and why do we care? Why pay money for a jpeg? What does the future of brand experiences look like in the metaverse? At a moment in time when creativity and technology are colliding, this session will delve into the answers to all these questions and more. Learn what the future might look like — and how brands are responding to this brave new world.
Get ready to take your creativity to the next level with insights from top creatives! Join Promax member Steve Brouwers as he shares the best tips he's gathered from the experts. From the secret to unlocking your most creative self to the role of failure in the creative process, this book covers it all. Be inspired by candid conversations with the likes of Debbie Milman, Stefan Sagmeister, and Shawna X, George Lois, Yuko Shimizu, Paula Scher, Mr Bingo as they share their life stories and delve into their creative journeys. A must-go session for anyone looking to ignite their imagination and bring their creative vision to life!
Discover the boundless opportunities waiting for broadcasters in the metaverse, as Lewis showcases innovative examples from broadcasters who have embraced the metaverse in their marketing strategies, unlocking its full potential in a creative and impactful manner. Get ready to be inspired and learn how you can elevate your own broadcasting strategies to the next level in the metaverse.….
For a long time we’ve lived with the myth of the lone genius: the tortured artist, alone in their attic, waiting for the lightning bolt of inspiration to strike. The truth is that creativity is borne of collaboration and connection. Not just between people, but between ideas, insights, experiences, and especially between the artist, their work and their audience. In this uplifting and inspirational session author and coach Richard Holman will celebrate the power of creative connections and explain how, even in the atomised 21st century, creativity has the capacity to connect us all.
Daniela Alvarez and Gabriela Campbell, along with Paula Muñoz and Maria Murillo, are the brilliant minds behind Ac2ality, a rapidly growing media company that has taken the Spanish-speaking world on TikTok by storm. Ac2ality, which delivers news in a clear, objective, and entertaining manner, is now the leading Spanish-language news publisher on TikTok, with 4.4 million followers amassed in just under two years. In this session, learn how Daniela and Gabriela harnessed the enormous power of TikTok to make their dream a reality.
Unlock the secrets to success with the FAST channel business model in this enlightening panel discussion! Explore the ins and outs of the FAST channel, including its objectives, content, monetization strategies, and more. Watch as this innovative concept transforms from a niche idea to a powerhouse of top brands, extensive libraries, and industry influencers. Join us as we delve into the exciting world of FAST channels, and leave knowing how to make your mark in the world of direct-to-consumer streaming.
What do a kids’ campaign and a sandwich have in common?
Monika Oomen, Vice President of Brand, Communications and Franchise for Warner Bros. Discovery’s EMEA Kids, will discuss food. Food for thought. In a competitive and saturated market full of distractions, impulses and content, how do you get heard and noticed? How do you communicate your brand values in a way that speaks to kids? Discover the ingredients key to a successful kids’ campaign and diving into of language study, and ways of engagement mixed with top tips and tricks from Cartoon Network.
Hunting Similar Ideas in the World of Advertising.
For 20 years, Joe la Pompe has worked incognito to pursue his passion for uncovering identical ads, and is now the world’s best known “copycat hunter.” In other words, he’s a real pain in the ass for lazy creatives worldwide. In this session, he’ll share his story, showing stunning examples of twin advertising concepts to raise these questions: Why are there so many identical ads? Has everything already been said and done? Can we still find original ideas, and make them feel fresh, today?
Podcasting advertising investment in Europe is expected to reach 207.2 million euros in 2023, setting the table for brands to leverage the intimate medium of audio to build major reach. In this session, UK-based creative studio Granny Eats Wolf shares the latest podcasting innovations, stats on industry growth, and case studies showcasing how this brilliant medium is being used by big brands to enhance marketing strategy and give unique return on investment. Podcasting isn’t even close to reaching its potential — find out why in this session.
Join AI Consultant and Creative Director, Martin Gent as he shares his experience using the latest generative AI tools. Learn about AI-assisted creativity and see inspiring examples of how it's being used in creative workflows to produce impactful content. From text, image and video generation to AI augmented voice-overs, music and more. Get practical tips to ride the generative AI wave and unleash your creativity in new and exciting ways. Don't miss this opportunity to learn about the revolutionarytechnology set to transform the film and TV industry.
How do you show your support for Ukraine and breathe more creativity into your own work?
What began with a friendly email from Jane Fielder (Red Bee Creative) in London to Diana Kudasheva (Twid) in Kyiv, led to an amazing, enriching and game-changing collaboration. And a movement everyone join.
It’s called Twinning.
It’s not just a way of helping a country affected by war…it’s a chance to double your creative firepower, to be inspired by cutting-edge creatives, and to discover how great ideas can be found anywhere, even in bomb shelters!
In this inspiring session, discover the power of putting aside differences to achieve the greater good, no matter what the circumstances may be. You’ll hear the story of rival Ukrainian marketing teams who joined forces to fight the information war waged by Russia, using their skills, knowledge, and expertise to create an impactful campaign that united a nation against a common threat. These teams inspired countless Ukrainians to be brave, stand together, and protect their sovereignty — by working together.
Join Richard Burki from Future Phonic Studios, a music and sound production agency focused exclusively on 3D audio, to find out how spatial audio and immersive sound can take your productions to a new sonic level — one that embraces a new era of immersive audio. You’ll be introduced to the origins of these 3D audio technologies, how they’re becoming a part of today’s media landscape, and how they will come to shape and define the future of entertainment.
While YouTube has been outpaced by TikTok in recent years, the video sharing platform remains a vital place to communicate with audiences at scale. In this talk, Chris Stokel Walker outlines the history of YouTube, its supremacy in online video - and why it's still worth investing your marketing budget into YouTube and TikTok.
It’s something every creative struggles with, but imagine trying to find your motivation and inspiration whilst in a bomb shelter. If you can find it there you can find it anywhere. Alex shares his team’s experiences, revealing their surprising and unusual sources of inspiration, how they’ve kept their creativity alive, and the resilience, determination and passion that has kept them producing great, award-winning work. It promises to be a truly inspirational session.
Relive some of the most unforgettable Promax moments of the last decade in this unmissable retrospective journey! You’ll behold the most award-winning campaigns, marvel at the brilliance of the most decorated agencies in the industry, and witness the evolution of creative excellence and ingenuity in the world of promotions and marketing. Get ready to be inspired by the outstanding and iconic achievements that have defined Promax history.
"Pixel Perfect (Best in Design & Motion GFX)” will blow your mind and spark your creativity! With a thrilling mix of stunning visuals, captivating animations, and mind-bending effects, this immersive session will be informative and entertaining. Join us as we take a deep dive into the world of pixel-perfect design and learn the latest techniques for creating jaw-dropping motion graphics. You’ll be mesmerized by the cutting-edge visuals and playful content. Don't miss the opportunity to be inspired by this unforgettable experience!