Events

September 10, 2020

Supported Event

Partner Event: CMDC Media Leader Series with Raja Rajamannar

As the economy opens up, brands cannot afford to be silent. Today’s immense challenges also present huge opportunities to understand, anticipate and connect with customers.

ACA has partnered with the Canadian Media Directors Council (CMDC) on their upcoming Media Leader Series talk with Mastercard’s global CMO and WFA Chair, Raja Rajamannar…

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As the economy opens up, brands cannot afford to be silent. Today’s immense challenges also present huge opportunities to understand, anticipate and connect with customers.

ACA has partnered with the Canadian Media Directors Council (CMDC) on their upcoming Media Leader Series talk with Mastercard’s global CMO and WFA Chair, Raja Rajamannar. With proven global marketing expertise and rich international experience, it is no surprise that Raja was named among the World’s Most Influential CMOs by Forbes.

Raja will speak on marketing in a time of change, challenge and reflection. He will share the key pillars of his leadership success and the Mastercard brand’s climb to consumer mega-relevance.

Date: Thursday, September 10
Time: 4:00 p.m. ET
Location: virtual

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Events

June 22, 2020

Supported Event

Cannes LIONS Live

A Meeting of the World’s Greatest Creative Minds

Over 40 hours of original thinking, expert perspectives, masterclasses and beautifully produced short films for everyone, for free…

Date: June 22 – 26, 2020
Cost: Free

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A Meeting of the World’s Greatest Creative Minds

Over 40 hours of original thinking, expert perspectives, masterclasses and beautifully produced short films for everyone, for free.

Keynotes: The big issues tackled by the big names.

Future Gazers: Provocative and original views on where we’re heading.

Lions Shorts: Specially-commissioned films from world-leading creatives.

President’s Briefing: The Lions Jury Presidents share the inside track on creativity in action.

At Home With: The superstar chat show focused on creativity.

What I’ve Learnt: Revealing and nuanced insights from those who have tasted serious success.

CMOs in the Spotlight: Sponsored by The Economist. These are the leaders with the power, the resources and the pressure: what are they really thinking?

The Classic Collection: Nurtured back to health from the original film reels, The Work presents iconic classic campaigns.

Advice that Worked from See It Be It: Alumni from the Cannes Lions initiative working towards equal gender representation among Creative Directors share advice that genuinely helped them.

WARC: Expert guidance on marketing effectiveness in the recovery.

Winners of the Decade: This year’s Lion of St. Mark plus the Lion-winners who aced the 2010s.

Intelligence: Upskill and unlock strategies for success.

Date: June 22 – 26, 2020
Cost: Free

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Webinars

May 20, 2020

Supported Event

Partner Webinar: In Search of the Unicorn Marketer

Join the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) as they unveil the largest global study, focusing on the ‘marketer of the future’ with Syl Saller (Diageo), Ivan Pollard (General Mills) and others.

This project boasts interviews with some of the world’s leading CMOs and a quantitative study amongst almost 700 senior marketers from 32 countries around the world…

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Join the World Federation of Advertisers (WFA) as they unveil the largest global study, focusing on the ‘marketer of the future’ with Syl Saller (Diageo), Ivan Pollard (General Mills) and others.

This project boasts interviews with some of the world’s leading CMOs and a quantitative study amongst almost 700 senior marketers from 32 countries around the world.

Independent research agency 2CV, will present the headline findings, from a project made possible through partnership with WFA’s network of national advertiser associations.

Building on this, two of the outstanding marketing leaders who contributed greatly towards the project, Syl Saller CBE, Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer, Diageo and Ivan Pollard, SVP Global Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills, will share on what the findings means for CMOs, their teams and the wider industry.

We will then open the virtual floor for moderated questions from our attendees.

Speakers:

  • Syl Saller CBE, Chief Marketing & Innovation Officer, Diageo
  • Ivan Pollard, SVP Global Chief Marketing Officer, General Mills
  • Sabine Cronick, UK Managing Director, 2CV
  • Michael Murphy, Associate Director, 2CV
  • Rob Dreblow, Global Head of Marketing Services, WFA (moderator)

Date: Wednesday, May 20, 2020
Time: 10:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. ET

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For more information on this topic, contact Rob Dreblow at the World Federation of Advertisers.
 

Events

March 3, 2020

Supported Event

AtOMICON

A can’t-miss event for anyone in the content space

AToMiCon brings together experts in the content marketing space from all sides of the marketing and media industry. Register to see the latest content programs, best-in-class branded content successes, get insights on effective audience-building strategies and actionable takeaways.

Exclusive ACA Member Rate: $295 + HST (regular rate – $525).

A can’t-miss event for anyone in the content space

AToMiCon brings together experts in the content marketing space from all sides of the marketing and media industry. Register to see the latest content programs, best-in-class branded content successes, get insights on effective audience-building strategies and actionable takeaways.

Date: March 3, 2020
Place: Arcadian Court, 401 Bay Street, Simpson Tower, 8th floor, Toronto, ON M5H 2Y4

+ At the end of the day, see the year’s best advertising, tech, media and content programs at the 2020 AToMiC Awards (included with registration).

Exclusive ACA Member Rate: $295 + HST (regular rate – $525) . Contact Davina Wong, Director, Membership, to receive the discount code.

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Events

February 24, 2020

Supported Event

Canada Young Marketers Competition

Ready to compete against the best young marketing minds?

ACA has partnered with The Globe and Mail to promote young Canadian talent on the global stage. Register For The 2018 Canadian Young Marketers Competition.

If you’re a marketing professional age 30 and under, register with a partner…

Ready to compete against the best young marketing minds?

ACA has partnered with The Globe and Mail to promote young Canadian talent on the global stage. Register For The 2018 Canadian Young Marketers Competition.

If you’re a marketing professional age 30 and under, register with a partner to compete in the Canadian Young Marketers Competition. In a 24- or 48-hour time period, eligible entrants work in teams of 2 to answer a brief for a not-for-profit organization, selected by The Globe and Mail in consultation with the competition judges. You and your partner are eligible to compete in the Marketers category.

Deadline to enter is February 24, 2020.

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Events

February 4, 2020

Supported Event

Ipsos Most Influential Brands: Truths & Tendencies 2019

Join us on February 4th, 2020 as The Globe and Mail, along with, Ipsos, the ACA and Publicis present the Ipsos Most Influential Brands: Truth and Tendencies event.

Influence doesn't happen by accident. This exclusive event for brand marketers will unveil key highlights and category trends from over 100 brands evaluated in the study. Following the rankings, we’ll host an in-depth interview and moderated panel showcasing some of Canada’s most interesting brands.

Registration is closed.

Join us on February 4th, 2020 as The Globe and Mail, along with, Ipsos, the ACA and Publicis present the Ipsos Most Influential Brands: Truth and Tendencies event.

Influence doesn’t happen by accident. This exclusive event for brand marketers will unveil key highlights and category trends from over 100 brands evaluated in the study. Following the rankings, we’ll host an in-depth interview and moderated panel showcasing some of Canada’s most interesting brands.

As we did last year, in addition to the report’s release, we are planning a morning of spirited discussion between industry experts and leaders. This exclusive event will take place at The Globe and Mail Centre.

Registration is closed.

If you have any questions or need assistance, please contact Davina Wong, Manager, Education & Events.

Let others know you’ll be attending the event by sharing on social with #IPSOSMIB #2019MIB

Location: The Globe and Mail Centre – 351 King Street East, Toronto

AGENDA

8:30 am: Registration and Breakfast
9:00 am: Opening Remarks
Session One: Most Influential Brands 2019 Summary Presentation
Session Two: CMO Spotlight
Session Three: Challenging the Challengers: How Brands Are Keeping Up in the Age of Change
11:05 am: Closing Remarks, Coffee and Networking