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OECD Protecting children in the digital age

July 20, 2021

Children today are spending more time online and engaging with the digital environment through various devices. Recent estimates suggest that one in three Internet users is a child and that children in Europe spend between 134 and 219 minutes a day online. The effect of rapid technological developments on children underlines the need for policy to keep pace.

EACA co-signs industry letter to oppose targeted ads ban

July 16, 2021

EACA co-signs industry letter to oppose targeted ads ban

Artificial Intelligence – EACA submits feedback on Commission proposal

July 16, 2021

In our comment, we highlight that some of the concepts used in the proposal for an AI regulation remain rather vague and would merit further clarification in order for providers to better understand what is expected from them and to ensure legal certainty.

EACA reacts to the proposed ban on targeted advertising in LIBE

July 13, 2021

The European Parliament’s civil liberties committee (LIBE) will be voting on compromise amendments and its draft opinion on the Digital Services Act this week. In this context, Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have called for a ban on advertising. EACA members are highly alarmed by such call, which call into question existing EU privacy and data protection rules.

Communications internship

August 3, 2021

Learn more about advertising and communication at the EU level and meet & work with our small and lovely team in the heart of Brussels!

Editorial

Editorial

A day in the life of a Planner

January 9, 2017

After having worked as a planner in Belgium for about three years and London for about 4 years, I moved […]

Legal challenges for advertising in 2017: what’s in store for agencies?

January 9, 2017

2017 is not even in full swing yet, but we can already expect big advocacy battles in Brussels on a […]

Agencies: Thought Leaders of the Ad Industry

November 30, 2016

Remember that airline ad making you miss your mum instantly, or that beverage commercial giving you chills? Neither do I. But I am positive that you have a favourite funny creative piece or a strategically placed ad, both of which passed through the hands of an agency, in one way or another. Agencies have always been at the heart of the greatest and most memorable campaigns the world has ever seen.

Why we need to get better at client confrontation

February 15, 2021

EMEA agencies are falling behind at seizing the initiative and challenging clients, according to data from Aprais. Have we become wary of confrontation?