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October 2017

IPA Advanced Certificate 2017

Definitive qualification for best practice in communication strategy

The qualification is aimed at professionals, in either agency or client organisations with between 3-6 years’ industry experience, who are looking to expand their understanding of the progressively complex media world they operate in. Format Approximately 40 hours of online learning, divided into 5 modules, over 7 months. The course is running from October 2017 to May 2018, culminating in varied end-of-module assessments.

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Date:
Sunday 1st October - Tuesday 1st May

Cost:
Free to attend, all welcome.

July 2017

Cannes-alysis

Cannes-alysisFully Booked

IAPI is teaming up with MII & the PRII to bring back the latest & greatest from Cannes following our biggest year ever at the festival of creativity. 

 

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Ping Pong Summer Bash

Ping Pong Summer Bash

IAPI's Ping Pong Summer Party is back! 

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April 2017

Direct from SXSW

Key Trends 2017

Key Trends 2017Fully Booked

SXSW Interactive remains the pre-eminent emerging technology festival on the planet where some of the most influential and inspiring people from the world of tech, and way beyond, take the stage to explore the increasingly tech-driven world in which we live. Nigel Gwilliam reports on this years conference

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ADEXPO

The Ultimate Advertising Career Expo 2017

The Ultimate Advertising Career Expo 2017

IAPI Future Heads in association with Media Central presents the Ultimate Advertising Career Expo 2017!

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March 2017

Doyenne Awards 2017

in association with EVOKE.ie

in association with EVOKE.ie

As part of worldwide celebrations for International Womens Day 2017, the IAPI Doyenne Award acknowledges leading women in the field of Advertising, PR and Media.

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Ireland Young Lions Competition Entry Page

Ireland Young Lions Competition Entry Page

In 2017, Ireland will send seven teams of young creatives to Cannes Lions. This is the largest number of Young Lions ever fielded by Ireland in the 62 year history of the festival. 

 

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February 2017

CopyClear Seminar 2017

CopyClear Seminar 2017Fully Booked

The annual CopyClear seminar providing users with the latest updates on the ASAI code. 

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The Value of Backing and Buying Creative Work

Insights from Phil Rumbol

Insights from Phil RumbolFully Booked

Industry giant Phil Rumbol, the man who 'bought'  the Cadburys Gorilla ad, will share his insights and experience of working in the creative landscape. 

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Cannes Young Lions - Briefing Day

6 Competitions 3 Briefs - Don't miss it!

6 Competitions 3 Briefs - Don't miss it!

Were delighted to announce we will revealing the 7 competition briefs for the 2017 Young Lions Competition.

This year Ireland will be sending seven teams of young creatives to Cannes Lions. This is the largest number of Young Lions ever fielded by Ireland in the 60 year history of the festival. 

 

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Cannes Young Lions - Young Marketers Brief Presentation

Are you the best Young Marketer in Ireland?

Are you the best Young Marketer in Ireland?

You are invited to attend the briefing session for the Young Marketers competition. You will be taken through a detailed explanation of the the charity brief requirements, you will be given top tips and key dates and timelines and of course the terms and conditions for entry.

 

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January 2017

Legal Workshop

Legal Workshop Fully Booked

This morning seminar will cover some legal areas relating to advertising agencies and their contracts with clients. 

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November 2016

Future Heads 1on1's (0 - 3 years)

Future Heads 1on1's (0 - 3 years)

Are you Looking to get your career off to a good start in 2016? Come to our Future Heads 1on1 session to seek out advice and direction from people who have been in your shoes.
 

 

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Build, Borrow or Buy – What happens when adland connects with the tech world?

Build, Borrow or Buy – What happens when adland connects with the tech world?Fully Booked

Brands and agencies are increasingly using technology to create inspiring brand stories and experiences. This morning seminar will look at some recent examples of how agencies have engaged with builders and makers in the tech-sector to solve client briefs and bring about competitive advantage.

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Sex, Drugs and Rock 'n' Rollies

Pitch Night 2016

Pitch Night 2016

Now in its 7th year the IAPI/DIT Pitch Night will be held on Thursday 24 November 2016 from 6.30pm.

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YouTube Creative Event

Sight, sound and motion

Sight, sound and motionFully Booked

IAPI Creative Committee presents: Sight, Sound & Motion - a YouTube creative event. 

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September 2016

Maintaining the Best Client - Agency Relationships

IAPI is delighted to present an exclusive event exploring how best to cultivate and maintain the very best client/agency relationships. 

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July 2016

Reimagining Advertising for a mobile-centric world with Facebook Creative Shop

Reimagining Advertising for a mobile-centric world with Facebook Creative ShopFully Booked

The IAPI Creative Committee, in association with Facebook's Creative Shop team, will look at how brands can now maximise creative impact in a feed-based world.

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Managing Director's Annual Lunch

With guest speaker Michael Farmer

With guest speaker Michael Farmer

The annual IAPI Managing Directors lunch takes place in The Pig's Ear restaurant on Friday 8 July. 

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Cannes-alysis #3

Cannes-alysis #3Fully Booked

Cannes-alysis is back for a third year in a row. Come along to see the winning campaigns that roared their way to glory at the festival of creativity! 

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IAPI Ping Pong War 2016

In association with CommunicorpOne, IAPI and the Future Heads present the Ping Pong Party!

In association with CommunicorpOne, IAPI and the Future Heads present the Ping Pong Party!

Get your paddles ready - the greatest Ping Pong tournament returns! Whether you plan on taking part or just want to cheer your team mates on - all are welcome to attend! 

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The Business Case for Creative Bravery

IAPI & the Marketing Institute of Ireland presents

IAPI & the Marketing Institute of Ireland presents

Following the Cannes Lions Festival,IAPI & the Marketing Institute present The Business Case for Creativity.

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June 2016

Harness the Power of the Spoken Word

Speak the Speech

The approach of this training is both technical and creative. It combines work on physical awareness and presence with practical exercises to extend the range, power and clarity of the voice.

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Knowing the Code

CopyClear Training

For alcohol brand-owners and agencies alike, familiarity with the code of the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland and the CopyClear process is vital.

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May 2016

Knowing the Code

CopyClear Training

For alcohol brand-owners and agencies alike, familiarity with the code of the Advertising Standards Authority of Ireland and the CopyClear process is vital.

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Digital and Non-Linear Planning

Training with Neil Perkin

This is a one-day fast track workshop designed for planners from creative and media agencies with 2+ years experience, and covering the fundamentals of digital strategy and non-linear planning. The session is designed to be highly interactive, and to both inform and inspire delegates.

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April 2016

Rant Night

Get it off your chest!!

Get it off your chest!!

A number of people in the industry are going to get on a soapbox – literally - and air an industry issue they feel passionately about.

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The Ultimate Advertising Career Expo

Find out everything you want to know about the Advertising Industry!

Find out everything you want to know about the Advertising Industry! Fully Booked

The Ultimate Advertising Career Expo is not to be missed! 

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SXSW Debrief

Get the low down on the hot topics from Austin

Get the low down on the hot topics from Austin Fully Booked

Our sister agency, IPA London, travelled to SXSW to investigate all the key trends.

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March 2016

ADFX Energiser - Two Client’s Perspectives

Grasping the Effectiveness Nettle?

Grasping the Effectiveness Nettle?

Effectiveness can be a very broad topic and it becomes challenging when you are working within different cultures and different boardroom expectations. This is a unique opportunity to listen to the insights, challenges and successes from two diverse clients. 

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February 2016

How to Measure the Effectiveness of Social Media Campaigns

Evaluating the business impact of social media campaigns

Evaluating the business impact of social media campaigns

This session is for those involved in planning and reporting on social media activities, who are keen to know more how to effectively measure the results.

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ADFX Energiser

Three Client’s Eye Views

Three Client’s Eye Views

Everyone values effectiveness but specific practices and demands vary by business, by culture, by sector and by individual.

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Understanding Client Business

Understanding Client BusinessFully Booked

This course helps agency employees get a real and tangible understanding of their clients' business.

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Lessons from Belgium

In conversation with Piet Wulleman

The truth is that Ireland has a poor reputation at Cannes Lions. Our record of wins is low. On the other hand a small country like us, overshadowed by larger geographic markets, has none of these problems.

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January 2016

Launch of 2016 Young Lions Competition

Young Lions Competition

Young Lions CompetitionFully Booked

Calling all young creatives.

Fancy an all expenses paid trip to the biggest most exciting advertising festival there is? You could compete against the best young creatives worldwide.

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All you ever wanted to know about Cannes Lions, but were afraid to ask

All you ever wanted to know about Cannes Lions, but were afraid to ask

We’ve invited special guest Simon Cook, Head of Entries at Cannes Lions to Dublin. He will talk to you about how to craft a winning entry.

 

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October 2015

ADFX 2016

8 Week Masterclass in Planning Effectiveness

Advertising effectiveness is at the heart of why marketing and agencies exist and a key priority for Irish clients according to the IAPI Client Census 2013.

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Art Direction for Digital

In association with D&AD

Aimed at print specialists looking to take on more digital work, Art Direction for Digital gives you six key tools which will make your life easier.

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Taking a strategic approach to multi-channel video

Beyond the 30 second spot

IAPI in association with Google present a seminar looking at how brands can embrace all of the video-based channels at their disposal.

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Negotiate to achieve the best available deal

Winning Uphill Battles with Procurement

Combining negotiation principles, strategies, techniques and tactics, all within the context of the marketing problems that need to be solved, this is an essential course for anybody responsible for creating long-term, high-value deals in agencies..

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Ads Development Workshop

HTML5

Starting from September Google Chrome and Mozilla have stopped supporting the (in)famous Adobe Flash Player plugin and with this decision comes to an end the long era of Flash Ads which will now be replaced by the HTML5 format.

Developing ads in HTML5 can be a difficult task especially for developers and designers used to work with Flash.

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September 2015

Brands as Publishers

How To Create A Newsroom Mindset For Any Client

Part content strategy and part content creation, this fun, interactive workshop is inspired by Jon’s book Newsjacking: The Urgent Genius of Real-time Advertising and his experience building real-time content labs or "creative newsrooms” as some agencies/clients like to call them. 

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July 2015

The Future Heads present

Cannes-alysis #2

Cannes-alysis #2

Due to popular demand Cannes-alysis is returning. The event is about looking at the winning campaigns that roared their way majestically to Cannes glory this year.

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June 2015

The Trouble with Data Storage

The Trouble with Data Storage

Join us for an evening of information as to why you should be implementing best practice for the storage of your rushes.

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The future home of strategy in brand storytelling

The future home of strategy in brand storytellingFully Booked

Sam Knowles, Strategy Planning Director will argue that strategists and brand owners should consider the limits of traditional planning models and devote more time and headspace to the merits of a storytelling approach.

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April 2015

Fresh from SXSW Festival

Neuroplasticity & Tech: Why Brands Have to Change

Neuroplasticity & Tech: Why Brands Have to ChangeFully Booked

It may be April Fools but this is not a joke! Fresh from SXSW 2015 and due to speak at this year’s Cannes Lions festival we are delighted to bring Dan Machen and Felix Morgan from Hey Human to give their Neuroplasticity and Tech: Why Brands Have to Change talk. 

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Rant Night

Rant Night

Rant night is returning. We have 9 ranters confimed. Tuesday 14th April, 7pm The Sugar Club, 8 Lower Leeson Street.

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March 2015

Surviving and Thriving with Procurement

This course explains what motivates procurement people, how they operate with their marketing counterparts, and describes how best to manage them in order to preserve a fair profit margin.

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IAPI & Offset

present Lessons I have learnt

present Lessons I have learnt

Want more of Offset this year? Don't worry the IAPI Futureheads & Offset are giving you a second opportunity to hear from some of this year's Irish speakers a week later. 

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February 2015

From Afterthought to Centrepiece: Dialing up Radio

An intensive hands-on workshop that will look at all aspects of creating better radio commercials and examine radio’s role in the context of the overall advertising landscape in 2015.

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Ireland's Young Lions Competition Launch

Ireland's Young Lions Competition Launch

This is the MUST ATTEND event for anyone thinking of entering Ireland's Young Lions competition! 

 

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Amplify

AMPlify is a one-day training course designed to look at the interests and practices of Agencies, Marketing and Procurement,

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IAPI Film Club

The Elephant Man

The Elephant Man

In February the IAPI movie club will take a look at a bio-pic with a difference: David Lynch's The Elephant Man starring John Lynch, Anthony Hopkins, Anne Bancroft and John Gielgud.

 

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January 2015

Awards Season

January IAPI movie club 2015

January IAPI movie club 2015

When we meet again in the New Year we will already be in the midst of the Film and Television Awards Season. 

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Advertising Re-coded: Using technology to tell more meaningful stories

The IAPI Creative Technology Breakfast Seminar

The IAPI Creative Technology Breakfast Seminar Fully Booked

This seminar will bring together some of the most experienced people working across creative and technology teams to discuss how agencies can rise to this urgent challenge.  

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October 2014

20/30 Vision - where will advertising be in 15 years?

The IAPI Future Heads present a panel debate on what advertising might look like in 15 years. 

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July 2014

Ping Pong War

Ping Pong War

IAPI Future Heads Ping Pong war is back by popular demand! If you weren't there last year... make sure you are this time. 

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A look at the Cannes Lions 2014 winners

Cannesalysis

Cannesalysis Fully Booked

Cannesalysis is a look at winning campaigns that roared their way majestically to Cannes glory in the sweet, balmy summer of 2014. 

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June 2014

IAPI Film Club

IAPI Film Club

In June we will come right back up to date by watching the pilot episode of the much anticipated new US television drama Halt and Catch Fire.  

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Make things people want > Make people want things

A genuinely new way of working with brands and people to keep them alive.

A genuinely new way of working with brands and people to keep them alive.Fully Booked

It is arguable that the shifts in comms brought about by digital and globalisation have obliged brand owners to think more than they ever have about what their brand is worth. 

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ADFX shortlist party

ADFX shortlist party

Come and celebrate the most effective and successful advertising in Ireland. 

 

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May 2014

IAPI Film Club

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Act 1 But Were Too Afraid To Ask

Everything You Ever Wanted to Know About Act 1 But Were Too Afraid To Ask

We will examine what a screenwriter needs to achieve in the all important opening pages and viewers will be given an understanding of how to identify act changes through plot, character, theme and visual clues.

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October 2013

Telmar Briefing

For advertisers and media planners, the integration of existing blue chip media currencies is an urgent goal.

For advertisers and media planners, the integration of existing blue chip media currencies is an urgent goal.

For advertisers and media planners, the integration of existing blue chip media currencies is an urgent goal.
In a number of countries this has already happened: Norway, Denmark and shortly Belgium, Netherlands and Germany.  Media agencies, advertisers and media owners worked together to ‘fuse’ their different media currencies to allow for integrated campaign planning.

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ADFX 2014 Energiser

Working with your client for an ADFX win

Working with your client for an ADFX win

Fidelma Browne, Head of Public Communications at Health Service Executive and Mark Nolan, Head of Planning, Cawley-Nea TBWA, discuss their journey in the writing of their ADFX 2012 Gold winning case study.

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IAPI Film Club

Telling Compelling Stories On The Screen

Telling Compelling Stories On The Screen

What are the common elements that link you-tube clips, documentaries, reality tv, television dramas and films that really connect with their audiences?

By looking at clips from a variety of genre Rachel O'Flanagan will explore these questions / themes.

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September 2013

Breaking Up With or Breaking Down over, your script

Elements for Budgeting

Elements for Budgeting

How do producers come up with their budgets?   Upon completion of this workshop you will have a better understanding of how production companies allocate shooting time to scenes contained in scripts, and why.   

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ADFX 2014

The Long and Short of Advertising Effectiveness

The Long and Short of Advertising Effectiveness

In a world that is increasingly driven by short term effects, what are the implications for a brand's long term success? Les Binet the guru of effectiveness has the answers. 

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ADFX 2014

Can your agency measure the value it adds to a brand?

Can your agency measure the value it adds to a brand?

Join the guru of effectiveness and most awarded IPA effectiveness winner in the history of their competition for an interactive session on writing a winning advertising effectiveness case study. 

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Masterclass in Art Direction with Alex Taylor

IAPI and Kinsale are delighted to host one of the UKs most respected and acclaimed art directors, Alexandra Taylor to Dublin. She has been recognised by D&AD for her outstanding contribution to advertising and among her accolades she has 195 entries into the D&AD Annual, four silver pencils and nine silver pencil nominations.

IAPI and Kinsale are delighted to host one of the UKs most respected and acclaimed art directors, Alexandra Taylor to Dublin. She has been recognised by D&AD for her outstanding contribution to advertising and among her accolades she has 195 entries into the D&AD Annual, four silver pencils and nine silver pencil nominations.

She has been recognised by D&AD for her outstanding contribution to advertising and among her accolades she has 195 entries into the D&AD Annual, four silver pencils and nine silver pencil nominations.

NB This is a 2 day masterclass 26 & 27 September

 

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August 2013

Summer Party

I can't believe it's summer

I can't believe it's summer

IAPI & the Future Heads presents a ping pong tournament like no other. 

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July 2013

Confidence and Presentation workshop

IAPI Training

IAPI Training

The workshop is for people who are giving pitches already, or about to start do so.  It will look at developing creativity and communication skills through theatre based exercises, including trust exercises and improvisation.

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The Big Grill

Future Heads event

Future Heads event

Grill our panel of leading members of the Irish advertising industry on their experience and expertise and stick around afterwards for a chat. 

 

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High Fat Salt Sugar (HFSS) advertising rules

What you need to know

What you need to know

New rules around the promotion of High Fat Salt and Sugar (HFSS) food to children come into effect on 2nd September. They  will apply to all radio and television broadcasters regulated in Ireland. You are invited to a briefing to review the revised codes with a view to clarifying any issues and to provide you with clear and sufficient guidelines in relation to these codes.

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June 2013

Mad Women Altogether

Panel discussion

Panel discussion

Join the first Q&A session in a series of events connecting with influential women of advertising in Ireland!

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May 2013

The Promised Land of Cross Media Integrated Research

A road map for getting there

A road map for getting there

A briefing exclusively for IAPI agencies on a new industry initiative around cross–media integrated research in the Irish market

 

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Speed Networking session

IAPI and Screen Producers Ireland

IAPI and Screen Producers Ireland

An opportunity in a short amount of time for agencies to meet 12 TV production companies who either already have a track record in advertiser funded programming or are looking to break into the area.

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Portfolio Lab

Portfolio Lab

Portfolio lab brought to you by Cawley Nea\TBWA, Chemistry, Cybercom, DDFH&B, IAPI, ICAD, ICAN, Irish International, Ogilvy Dublin, Publicis Dublin and The Irish Times.

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March 2013

Navigating Brands through the Digital Landscape

IAPI Training

IAPI Training

This one day digital trends workshop takes a look at how leading brands are successfully navigating the ever-changing digital landscape and using the latest technological developments to their advantage.

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February 2013

Managing agency/client relationships

This is a joint event organised and hosted by the Association of Advertisers in Ireland (AAI), Institute of Advertising Practitioners (IAPI) and the Marketing Institute Ireland (MII).

This is a joint event organised and hosted by the Association of Advertisers in Ireland (AAI), Institute of Advertising Practitioners (IAPI) and the Marketing Institute Ireland (MII).

David Wethey has been a client-facing consultant in UK, Ireland and more than 30 countries for 25 years. He believes that the industry needs a change in the selection processes and agencies pitch.

 

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Financial Services advertising - the do, the don'ts

Verona Hanlon will give an overview of the Central Bank code and where advertising campaigns are falling foul. This is followed by a panel discussion with representatives from Irish advertising agencies.

Verona Hanlon will give an overview of the Central Bank code and where advertising campaigns are falling foul. This is followed by a panel discussion with representatives from Irish advertising agencies.

Verona Hanlon currently manages the Market Intelligence, Advertising Monitoring & Operations Team within the Consumer Protection Directorate of the Central Bank of Ireland.

This work includes supervising compliance with the advertising monitoring requirements of the Consumer Protection Code, 2012 (and other legislative requirements) and the development of related advertising monitoring activity which reinforces the Bank’s consumer protection mandate.


 

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Creating Opportunities by Understanding your Client's Business

IAPI Training

IAPI Training

This course has been created to put the understanding of clients’ business back on top of the agenda and for delegates to appreciate that the key to unlock opportunities by having a much clearer understanding of their clients’ business. 

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November 2012

Working Abroad - The Home Truths

Working Abroad - The Home Truths

Given how tough the business environment is for agencies in Dublin, it’s vital we start to look at ways we can seize opportunities in international markets. We know we have the creative and business talent.

There are already Irish agencies doing this currently: Digital specialists CKSK have opened offices abroad. Rothco  won the global creative account for Tiger beer. Dialogue has been growing its international business over a number of years and multinational accounts are a significant part of their business. Come along listen and contribute to a frank exchange of views.

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IAPI ADFX Gala Awards ceremony

The IAPI ADFX Awards honour the most effective advertising campaigns that appeared in both the Irish and International markets.

The Advertising Effectiveness Awards are based on proven impact on behavourial attitude and promote the role of advertising as an effective and efficient use in the marketing process. The Key criteria for an award win are a great strategic idea, an impactful creative execution, the link between the two and how this was implemented in the plan.

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IAPI AGM and a challenge “How can we rebalance the relationship between agency and client?

 IAPI AGM and a challenge “How can we rebalance the relationship between agency and client?

The AGM and elections to the board are combined with lunch and a talk designed to be provocative.  Come along, meet colleagues from other agencies and prepare to be challenged.

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Pitch Night 2012

Pitch Night 2012

Students from the Advertising & Digital Communications 2012 cohort will be presenting their integrated ideas and strategy to the Industry based on a live brief from Failte Ireland on The Gathering. 

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October 2012

Digital Creative Breakfast Briefing

Digital Creative Breakfast Briefing

IAB Ireland, together with iapi is hosting an event for Creative Agency teams that is both inspirational and practical.

We will share with Creative agencies the latest and best in online creative – with a mix of the inspirational and the practical, the tools available to create online ads and the latest in innovative formats from publishers.

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September 2012

Alex Batchelor

Let's get emotional about advertising

Let's get emotional about advertising

Alex is the COO of Brain Juicer is coming to Dublin for the first time. He will be challenging conventional views that we consume advertising from a very rational point of view.

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Dr. Robert Heath

Seducing the Subconscious: The Hidden Power of Advertising

Seducing the Subconscious: The Hidden Power of Advertising

Dr. Heath’s presentation will focus on the way in which emotion in advertising is processed, and how this enables advertising to influence consumers when they pay little attention to it.

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July 2012

Gerard O'Neill

Future Consumers, Future Agencies: A Marriage made in Heaven... or Hell?

We are living through a great transition - from the Attention Economy to the Intention Economy; from 'Macro Push' to 'Micro Pull'.

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T: 01 676 5991

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