Date

7-9 May 2017

Location

Rome Cavalieri, Italy

Brands Attending

245

Speakers

80+ Professional Speakers

Introduction

Festival of Media Global 2016 welcomed the world’s most influential media minds for three days of awards, conference sessions and networking.

More than 850 delegates including global agency CEOs and 200 of the world’s biggest brands debated trends and insights dominating the international media industry.

Festival introduced the Brand Learning Programme – an intimate space for brands to learn how to become a better client – the expansion of the emerge programme – showcasing the hottest adtech start-ups, while the Festival of Media Awards celebrated the year’s best global advertising campaigns.

BRAND ATTENDEES ALREADY INCLUDE

THEMES FOR 2017

We are currently working on creating the agenda for 2017. Please see below the agenda themes for our 2017 event.

This year the Festival is running on Sunday, Monday & Tuesday, 7-9 May 2017.

Programmatic: adding value, delivering efficiency, embracing creativity
How to set up a robust programmatic operation
in-house
Enhancing and leveraging data: metrics, social
and beyond
Strategies to tackle
ad blocking
Exploring programmatic across mobile and video
Content curation
and
distribution
Brands, media and influencers: finding new ways for content curation and audience engagement
Context, scale and relevancy: content marketing
at its best
Uncovering the benefits of geo-location tools and IoT
Nailing video storytelling: creation, distribution and monetisation
Measuring data
and delivering impactful
ROI
Integrity and transparency: measurements, industry standards and tangible results
Be on top of the consumers’ journey: the cross-platform distribution model
Dark social: how to do it and how to measure it effectively
What is the right talent you need for the right results

2016 SPEAKERS INCLUDED

If you would like to be considered for a speaking opportunity in 2017, please contact Liza Koromila, Senior Conference Producer at liza.koromila@csquared.cc.

Alasdair Ross

Global Product Director, Economist Intelligence Unit

Emily Forbes

Founder, Seenit

Enjoy Phoenix

Influencer

Evan Greene

CMO, The GRAMMYs

Hussain Manawer

Space Tourist

Jonathan Davies

SVP & Managing Director, One Discovery Media

Kassie Kemp

Global Head of Digital Strategy, Hilton

Lindsay Pattison

CEO, Maxus Worldwide

Lisa Donahue

Global CEO, Starcom MediaVest

Michael Bayler

Strategist & Author

Misha Sher

Head of Sport & Entertainment, EMEA, MediaCom

Patrick Harris

Global Agency Development, Facebook

Paul Jeszenszky

Director of Online Marketing & Media Buying, Airbnb

Paul Marcum

President, Trufflepig

Philip O’Ferrall

Senior Vice President, Viacom Velocity

Rose Lewis

Co-Founder, Collider

Shane Hoyne

CMO Europe, Bacardi

Stephen Allan

Global CEO, MediaCom

Steve Golin

Film Producer, The Revenant & Spotlight

Vittorio Bonori

CEO, ZenithOptimedia Italia

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WHAT HAPPENS AT THE FESTIVAL OF MEDIA?

Learning

Two day multi-stream conference agenda focusing on industry hot topics
Hear from the world’s most prominent brand CMOs, most powerful media executives and most pioneering innovators
Gain invaluable knowledge and best practice tips from the world’s leading industry experts

Networking

The perfect platform to connect and do business with clients old & new
Experience our popular Welcome Drinks Reception, Happy Hour Drinks Reception and Award Winners Presentation Gala Dinner
Network with high profile representatives from global brands, media owners and agencies

Awards

FOM Global Awards celebrate the best in creativity & media innovation globally
Great for networking and client entertainment as well as a chance to reward and motivate your own team for their hard work
Categories span media, content, brand marketing & communication, mobile, digital and adtech

Start-ups

emerge gives you access to the world’s hottest adtech and martech start-ups
See each start-up pitch live on stage throughout the Festival and choose your favourite to win our coveted emerge award
Be first in line to see the latest technologies in our emerge demo zone and discover the unicorn of tomorrow

TICKET PRICES / secure the best ticket price now

CONFERENCE OPTIONS:

Conference + Awards Ticket

£1,995

For bookings received on or before
1 March 2017

Ticket includes:

Access to 2 day conference agenda
Access to Welcome Drinks Reception
Access to Happy Hour drinks reception
Complimentary delegate lunch on both days
Access to the Awards Winners Presentation evening
Evening dinner and drinks

Conference Only Ticket

£1,795

For bookings received on or before
1 March 2017

Ticket includes:

Access to 2 day conference agenda
Access to Welcome Drinks Reception
Access to Happy Hour drinks reception
Complimentary delegate lunch on both days
Does not include access to the Awards Winners Presentation

Conference 1 Day Only Ticket

£1,295

Does not include access to the
Awards Winners Presentation

Ticket includes:

Access to 1 day of the 2 day conference agenda
Access to networking drinks opportunities on day 1 or day 2
Complimentary delegate lunch on your chosen day of attendance
Does not include access to the Awards Winners Presentation

AWARDS OPTIONS:

Awards Individual Ticket

£250

Ticket includes:

Single ticket access to the Awards Winners Presentation evening
Evening dinner and drinks
Incredible evening of networking & entertainment
Does not include access to the conference agenda

Awards Table of 10 Ticket

£2,000

Ticket includes:

10 individual tickets to the Awards Winners Presentation evening
Evening dinner and drinks
Incredible evening of networking & entertainment
Does not include access to the conference agenda

EVENT FAQS /find your answers

All you need to bring is your confirmation email to register and don’t forget your business cards for networking!
When arriving for the event, head to the registration desk to collect your delegate badge, you will need your confirmation email and a business card to receive your badge.
You will not receive a physical ticket for the Festival. Upon arriving at the event you will need to visit our registration desk to collect your delegate badge.
Please ensure you have completed your registration through to the confirmation page. If you have not received a confirmation email, please check your spam filter or contact info@csquared.cc to request a new one.
You do not need to sign up to any of the conference sessions over the two days. Please refer to the agenda for session details.
Your delegate ticket includes the Welcome Reception drinks, access to the two day conference, Happy Hour drinks and complimentary delegate lunch - See our different ticket options for more details
If you have purchased a Conference + Awards ticket or an Awards only ticket, you will have full access to attend the Awards winners presentation. If you have purchased a Conference Only ticket or a 1 Day ticket, then you will need to purchase a separate awards ticket in order to gain access to the Awards winners presentation. Buy Awards tickets here
Dress code for the Festival is Smart/Business wear.
Tickets may be cancelled by notice in writing to C Squared Networks Ltd. subject to the following cancellation charges:
  • 100% Refund - if notified on or before the 18 February 2017
  • 75% Refund - if notified between the 19 February 2017 - 19 March 2017
  • No Refund will be given if tickets are cancelled on or after 20 March 2017
Please contact Michelle Graves for available partnership opportunities.
Please contact Liza Koromila for available speaking opportunities.
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The Rome Cavalieri Hotel is approximately a 40 minute taxi ride from Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport and approximately 50 minutes from Ciampino Airport. Get directions from where you are.
We accept the following payment methods:
  • Credit Card
  • Purchase Order
  • Wire Transfer

Payment & Access: All conference ticket fees must be paid within [14] days of receipt of our invoice. Bookings made on or after 19 March 2017 must be paid on receipt of invoice. Payment of the Festival ticket will entitle the ticket holder to attend all official conference sessions, all official scheduled networking sessions and any other official networking events scheduled to take place throughout the Festival, including the Welcome Drinks Reception. Ticket holders are also provided with refreshments during the conference sessions and full conference documentation. C Squared Networks Ltd, the organizers of The Festival of Media, reserves the right to deny Festival access if the delegate fails to provide relevant proof of registration and payment. For wire transfers please use the following details:

INVOICING DETAILS

Bank Name: Royal Bank of Scotland Account Name: C Squared Networks Ltd Sort Code: 16-00-38 Account Number: 11330611 IBAN Number: GB91RBOS16003811330611 BIC Number: RBOSGB2L

Festival of Media Global 2017 Delegate Booking Terms & Conditions

The below cancellation policy applies to all individual and group delegate ticket sales.

Payment & Access: All conference and dinner ticket fees must be paid within [14] days of receipt of our invoice. Bookings made on or after 19 March 2017 must be paid on receipt of invoice. Payment of the Festival ticket will entitle the ticket holder to attend all official conference sessions, all official scheduled networking sessions and any other official networking events scheduled to take place throughout the Festival, including the Welcome Drinks Reception. Ticket holders are also provided with refreshments during the conference sessions and full conference documentation. C Squared Networks Ltd, the organizers of The Festival of Media, reserves the right to deny Festival access if the delegate fails to provide relevant proof of registration and payment.

Cancellation Policy The client may cancel a ticket by notice in writing to C Squared Networks Ltd. subject to the following cancellation charges:

  • 100% Refund - if notified on or before the 18 February 2017
  • 75% Refund - if notified between the 19 February 2017 - 19 March 2017
  • No Refund will be given if tickets are cancelled on or after 20 March 2017

In the case of group bookings, any reduction in the number of places booked may result in a reduction on the discount offered per delegate ticket. Any cancelled delegate tickets will therefore not be refunded at the booked group rate.

Non Attendance: If a delegate fails to attend the conference for whatever reason, no refund will be given. However, a substitute delegate may attend the conference in the client's place at no extra cost given the request has been made in writing and the client & C Squared Networks Ltd. have received and acknowledged relevant proof of the requested changes.

Group Discounts: Delegates booked as part of a negotiated group booking will not benefit from any other discounts available at the point in time of booking or thereafter.

Re-selling: In the case of group bookings, it is not permissible to re-sell any individual delegate tickets. C Squared Networks reserves the right to refuse admission to any delegates suspected of purchasing delegate tickets on resale.

C Squared Networks Ltd, as organizers and owners of The Festival of Media, reserves the right to make alterations to the Festival programme content. Please note: where circumstances force C Squared Networks Ltd to cancel the conference, the entire liability of C Squared Networks Ltd shall be limited to a refund of conference and gala dinner ticket fees only. Your only remedy is for a refund as set out above, and to the extent permissible by law, C Squared Networks Ltd excludes all other liability to you, whether in contract, tort or otherwise.

Subject to change.

Event Location

Rome Cavalieri
Waldorf Astoria Hotels & Resorts
Via Alberto Cadlolo, 101, 00136 Roma, Italy

Tel: +39 06 35091
Web: www.romecavalieri.com

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