April 15-18 2007
The Venice Festival of Media is an international conference that features an exhibition and guest speakers from all around the world, within many different industries and with expertise. The key mission of this conference is to bring together brands, advertisers, agencies and media owners together in one venue for meaningful interaction that will make a difference.
Among the panel and keynote speakers are Simon Assad, Co-Founder & CEO, Heavy.com, MT Carney, Partner, Naked Communications, Gregory Coleman, Executive VP, Global Advertising Sales, Yahoo!, Charlie Crowe, CEO, C Squared Holdings, Mainardo de Nardis CEO, Aegis Media Global, Wayne Fletcher, Global Head of Comms Planning, Universal McCann Bernhard Glock, Vice President, Global Media & Communication, Procter & Gamble, Harvey Goldhersz, COO & V Chairman, MediaCom, Alan Gould, Co-CEO & Founder, IAG. Topics include The Future for Media Ownership, The Venice Festival of Media Content Debate, The Client Agency Model, and The Future of Media Communication.
Presentations from global agencies that cover new and emerging media advertising, updates on media channel potential, discussions and perspectives from global advertisers that define media advertising strategies and budgets, debates, examinations and an in depth information sharing. Over the course of two days, professionals across a range of advertising mediums will participate in global exchange. A gala dinner closes the event, also held in Venice.