After two days of an insightful
conference featuring APAC's top media drivers, the Festival of
Media Asia Pacific drew to a close at the Capella Singapore in a
stunning gala dinner ceremony, where this year's Awards winners
Big winners of the night included
Starcom MediaVest Australia who took home the Agency of the Year
Award and helped cement Starcom MediaVest Group's success as the
Network of the Year. Read more...
This morning, our 6 Rising Star
Award finalists joined Robin Hicks, Mumbrella's Asia editor,
in a Google Hangout to discuss what they would change in the
media industry in their region, if they could.
Closing the Hangout, the contenders
gave their insight on what are the key drivers for the industry,
with most agreeing that creativity is on the top of the list and it
should take a more central role, with Jason Maggs emphasising "I
believe that the true differentiator is creativity. Read more...
We are pleased to announce that Twitter has teamed up with the
Festival of Media Asia Pacific, Power98FM and Starcom MediaVest
Group to launch #YPL (Young Promising Leaders Program), a
competition where five internships are up for grabs at Twitter. Read more...
4 weeks until this year's Festival
of Media Asia Pacific and there have been loads of exciting
developments around the event.
A big welcome to our latest
partners coming on board: ACN Newswire,
Black Marketing, CMO Asia,
Exchange Lab and Krux.
A provisional agenda has officially
been announced detailing this year's key topics and issues that
will be covered in this year's conference. Read more...
Brands confirmed to attend
include: Malaysia Airlines, GrabTaxi, PepsiCo, Huawei, Mondelēz
International and Diageo
Spotlight on pressing issues
in the region, including talent, advertising and media
Winners of prestigious
Festival of Media Awards 2015, celebrating the best work in Asia
Pacific, to be announced
Starcom MediaVest Group
honours young talent with Rising Stars Award 2015
Singapore, 26 February
2015: The Festival of Media Asia Pacific, the only
regional event dedicated to the evolution of media, is taking place
22 - 24 March 2015 at the Capella Singapore, Sentosa where it will
attract the biggest gathering of brands among more than 700 of the
most innovative and forward-thinking media leaders across the
region from 22 countries in Asia Pacific. Read more...
With only 6 weeks to go until the
Festival of Media Asia Pacific 2015, organization is in full swing
with many exciting developments happening around our event.
The 2015 agenda is set to unearth
what drives the media landscape in APAC, bringing to its stage 10
brands, 10 agencies and 10 media owners to unfold the trends and
insights driving the region. Read more...
Media giants Mindshare, Starcom
MediaVest, MediaCom, and OMD dominate shortlist
Singapore, 29 January
2015: The Festival of Media Asia Pacific (FOMAP), the
largest gathering of media leaders in the region, today announced
the shortlist for its 2015 awards programme. Read more...
This year, the number of brands
represented in our shortlist stands at 64, up from 60 in 2014,
while campaigns from Japan and Vietnam are on the list for the
There is also a big increase in
nominated campaigns from China, New Zealand and Indonesia, while
Australian have again struck big with a large number of
nominations. Read more...
Leo Liang, Senior Director of National Business Development,
Youku Tudou talks about changes in technology that resulted in the
increase of the Chinese online video audience and how Youku Tudou
have embraced this to offer brands more opportunities in online
video marketing. Read more...
- MediaCom, UM
Australia and FCB pick up top honours, winners represent the best
media innovation and talent in the region
- Donna Sharp
wins coveted Rising Star Award
Singapore, 18 March
2014: Some of the world's largest brands, agencies and
media owners, gathered over two days at the Festival of Media Asia
Pacific (FOMAP) to discuss the future of the media industry from
16-18 March 2014. Read more...