OCTOBER MEETINGS

We are excited to have you with us during next week’s first virtual October meetings! Below are the sessions we have prepared for you on 12-15 October 2020. Please contact EACA's Director General, Tamara Daltroff to receive the login details.

Monday, 12 October

11.00-12.00 CEST: Google webinar about “A changing digital ads ecosystem”, Nicola Roviaro, Head of Privacy, EMEA at Google

17.00-18.00 CEST: EACA IAC Meeting.

Tuesday, 13 October

11.00-13.00 CEST: European trends in economics and policy. Our speakers will give you an update on where the advertising sector is going, how Covid-19 has and will impact the economy and society, how policy-makers seek to address advertising-related issues and what this all means for you.

Agenda     

11.00-11.05   Welcome, Paul O’Donnell, CEO Ogilvy EMEA, EACA President & Tamara Daltroff, Director General, EACA

11.05-11.35   Economic trends, Daniel Knapp, Chief Economist, IAB Europe

11.35-12.05  COVID-19 current overview and Q&A, a rare and candid session with Mark Jit, Professor of Vaccine Epidemiology at London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. The session will cover: vaccines, track and trace, lockdowns and their trade-offs, global comparisons and projections for the development of the pandemic over the coming months.

12.05-12.35   Trends in policies affecting advertising, Nina Elzer & Eimear O’Shea, EACA

12.35-13.00   Deep dive into GARM (Global Alliance for Responsible Media), Rob Rakowitz, Initiative Lead, WFA

Wednesday, 14 October

10.00-11.30 CEST: Diversity and Inclusion – challenge or opportunity for the ad industry?

Agenda     

10.00-10.10   Welcome, Paul O’Donnell, CEO Ogilvy EMEA, EACA President

10.10-10.15   Welcome, Professor Paul Springer, Director School of Communication at Falmouth University, edcom President

10.15-11.15   “Diversity and Inclusion – challenge or opportunity for the ad industry?”

Speakers

  • Ali Hanan, CEO, Creative Equals
  • Leila Siddiqi, Associate Director, Diversity, Institute of Practitioners in Advertising
  • Charley Stoney, CEO, Institute of Advertising Practitioners in Ireland
  • Baba Touré, Co-Founder and MD of Hammerfest, Board Member of VEA, Dutch Agency Association
  • Moderator: Richard Robinson, Managing Director, Xeim Advise I Econsultancy I Oystercatchers

11.15-11.30   Closing remarks, Paul O’Donnell, CEO Ogilvy EMEA, EACA President & Professor Paul Springer, Director School of Communication at Falmouth University, edcom President

Thursday, 15 October

10.00-11.30 CEST: NAC Round Table Discussion, a closed session for National Associations Council Members only.