THE Good, Bad & Ugly Awards New York, April 1
Presented by Advertising Women of New York at B.B. King Blues Club. For info or to register, call (212) 221-7969 or visit www.awny.org.
Advertising Agency Leadership Summit
The conference, themed, “Forget Survival. Recharge Your Agency. Focus on Prosperity!” will be held by Sanders Consulting Group at the Marina del Rey Courtyard Marriott. For info or to register, visit www.agencysummit.com; to register by phone, call (800) 899-1538.
AWNY Automotive Luncheon New York, April 13
Chris Hamer, vp/advertising and sales promotion at Cadillac, will discuss “Revitalizing an Icon: The Cadillac Renaissance.” Presented by Advertising Women of New York at The New York Hilton and Towers. For info or to RSVP, call (212) 221-7969 or visit www.awny.org.
4A’s Management Conference
Held by the American Association of Advertising Agencies at the Ritz-Carlton South Beach. For info, contact Michelle James at (212) 850-0735 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.aaaa.org.
Themed, “Born Leaders—Women Who Change the World,” the event is presented by New York Women in Communications and hosted by Cosmopolitan and CosmoGIRL! at the Waldorf-Astoria. A conference, “NYWICI Salutes the Most Inspirational Women in Communications,” follows on April 20. For info, call (212) 297-2133 or visit www.nywici.org.
OBIE Awards Scottsdale, Ariz., April 20
Presented by The Outdoor Advertising Association of America. Winners will be announced at the Traffic Audit Bureau Out of Home Media Conference & Expo. Tickets can be purchased at www.tabonline.com. For further info, call Meredith Moller at (202) 833-5566.
‘Ponte en el Medio’ Miami, April 21-23
The Association of Hispanic Advertising Agencies presents its semiannual conference at the Biltmore Hotel. For info or to register, call Horacio Gavilan at (703) 610-9014, e-mail email@example.com or visit www.ahaa.org.
ARF Convention & Research Infoplex
Held by the Advertising Research Foundation at the Marriott Marquis. For info on becoming an exhibitor, presenter or sponsor, contact Enid Roach at (212) 751-5656, ext. 228, or firstname.lastname@example.org. For general info, call (212) 751-5656 or visit www.thearf.org.
Key Art Awards
The Hollywood Reporter names the best motion-picture and home-entertainment marketing materials at the Kodak Theatre. For info, contact Marc Romeo at (323) 525-2003 or email@example.com, or visit www.Hollywood Reporter.com/keyarts.
Automotive Interactive Marketing Symposium
Presented by the Direct Marketing Association of Detroit at the Ritz-Carlton. For info, call (248) 478-4888 or visit www.dmad.org.
THE NEXT BIG IDEA: THE FUTURE OF BRANDED ENTERTAINMENT
Presented by Adweek, Brandweek, Mediaweek, The Hollywood Reporter, Billboard and Sporting Goods Business in association with The NYU-Stern School of Business at the Sheraton New York Hotel and Towers. For info, contact Matt Pollock at (646) 654-5164 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.thenextbigidea.com.
INTERACTIVE MEDIA CONFERENCE & TRADE SHOW ; EPPY AWARDS
Presented by Editor & Publisher and Mediaweek at the Hyatt Regency on Peachtree Street. For info on both events, contact Matt Pollock at (646) 654-5164 or email@example.com. For further info on the Interactive Media Conference & Trade Show, visit www.interactivemediaconference.com; for further info on the Eppys, visit www.eppyawards.com.
One Show Interactive ; The One Show and One Show Design
To enter, visit www.register.oneclub.com; for info, call Steve Marchese at (212) 979-1900 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Takes place at The Eden Roc Resort & Spa. For info, visit www.clioawards.com or call (800) WIN-CLIO.
In Search of Business ; ;
Presented by Adweek Magazines and Laredo Group at the Hilton Los Angeles Airport Hotel, Chicago’s Westin River North and the Westin New York at Times Square. For info, visit www.insearchofbusiness.com, e-mail email@example.com or call (888) 536-8536.
ADWEEK MAGAZINES’ TECHNOLOGY MARKETING ICON AWARDS
Presented in conjunction with CEBIT America Conference & Expo at the Jacob K. Javits Center. For info, contact Matt Pollock at (646) 654-5164 or firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.iconawards.com.
The Association of Independent Commercial Producers’ “Art & Technique of the American Television Commercial” premieres at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art. For info, call (212) 929-3000 or visit www.aicp.com.
International Advertising Festival
For info, call 44-20-7291-8444 or visit www.canneslions.com.
Gracie Allen Awards
Presented by the Foundation of American Women in Radio and Television at the Hilton New York. For info, call (703) 506-3290 or visit www.awrt.org.
ART DIRECTORS CLUB AWARDS
For the first time, professionals and students in the fields of advertising, graphic design, interactive media, illustration and photography can register for the competition and pay for entries online at www.adcglobal.org/awards. Winners will be honored June 3 in New York. For info, call (212) 643-1440 or visit www.adcglobal.org.
EFFIE Awards Multinational category
The New York American Marketing Association introduces a multinational category for campaigns that have run in the U.S. and at least three other countries within the last four years. An entry form is available at www.effie.org/multinational.html. The Effie Awards will be held June 8 at the New York Marriott Marquis. For info, contact Lukas Pospichal at (212) 687-3280, ext. 226, or visit www.effie.org.
FCS Portfolio Awards
The Financial Communications Society will honor the best in financial-services advertising at New York’s Grand Hyatt on May 6. For info on submitting entries, sponsorship opportunities or attending the event, visit www.fcsinteractive.com or call (718) 847-9051.
‘Creativity in the Cinema’ Luncheon New York, March 31
Presented by The Advertising Club and Screenvision at The Plaza Hotel. For info or to RSVP, call Shannon Donnelly at (212) 533-8080, ext. 210; for further info, visit www.theadvertisingclub.org.
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THE Good, Bad & Ugly Awards New York, April 1