Calendar of Events

Hip Hop Meets Madison Ave. New York, April 14

The Center for Communication event takes place at the CUNY Graduate Center. For info, call (212) 686-5005, e-mail or visit

Dead radio contest deadline April 15

Oink Ink Radio invites copywriters to submit killed radio scripts; the shop will produce the winning script. For info, visit Entries may be faxed to (212) 334-6061, e-mailed to or mailed to 38 Greene St., second floor, New York, NY 10013.

salary gap series New York, April 15

Advertising Women of New York hosts “Put Yourself in the Driver’s Seat: Learn How to Take Charge of Your Career” at Bozell’s office. For reservations, call (212) 221-7969.

awny Automotive luncheon New York, April 22

Hosted by Advertising Women of New York at The New York Hilton and Towers. For info, call (212) 221-7969, e-mail Cordelia Person at or visit

Matrix Awards New York, April 28

New York Women in Communications holds its awards ceremony at The Waldorf-Astoria to honor women with outstanding career achievements. For info, visit


Beverly Hills, Calif., April 28-30

The International Institute of Research event takes place at the Beverly Hilton. For info or to register, visit

Advertising Club of Greater Boston Auction May 1

A fund-raiser for the club’s programming and public-service efforts at the Seaport Hotel. The registration deadline is April 27. For info, call (617) 262-1100 or e-mail

Auto-Marketing conference Detroit, May 6

The Automotive Interactive Marketing Symposium, presented by the Direct Marketing Association of Detroit in affiliation with the American Marketing Association—Detroit Chapter and GLIMA, The Interactive Marketing Association, takes place at the Detroit Athletic Club. For info or to register, call (248) 478-4888 or visit

Advertising Club of Connecticut Awards Show Cromwell, Conn., May 7

The club presents its awards show at the Radisson. For info, contact Jaclyn Farnham at (860) 721-7400 or visit

Branding Conference Austin, Texas, May 7-9

The Center for Brand Research at The University of Texas at Austin hosts “Branding and Rebranding in the 21st Century: A Transdisciplinary Approach” at the university’s LBJ School of Public Affairs and LBJ Library. For info, visit

PSA educational seminar Washington, D.C., May 8-9

The Advertising Council hosts “The Art of Getting Attention: Secrets 2003” at the Omni Shoreham. For info, visit

One Show New York, May 9

The One Club for Art & Copy hosts its annual awards at the World Financial Center Winter Garden. For info, call (212) 979-1900 or visit

Creative Marketing Conference Boston, May 14-15

Rockhurst University Continuing Education Center’s National Seminars Group sponsors the event at the Swissôtel. For info, call (800) 258-7246 or visit

Clios Miami Beach, Fla., May 18-21

The Clios Festival takes place at the Eden Roc Resort and Spa. For info or to register, visit; for questions, call (212) 683-4300, fax (212) 683-4796 or e-mail

Strategic Marketing Conference Boston, May 19-21

The American Marketing Association hosts the event at the Boston Park Plaza. For info, visit events/strategic.htm.

Global wireless summit New York, May 22

Consect, a New York strategic-consulting firm, hosts “Generating Revenue From Mobile Content and Services” at the Japan Society. For info or to register, visit

effie awards New York, June 4

The New York American Marketing Association’s show takes place at the Marriott Marquis. For info, contact Darin Aurvichitaroon at (212) 687-3280 or, or visit

AICP Show New York, June 9

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers holds the premiere of “The Art and Technique of the American Television Commercial” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. For info, call (212) 929-3000, e-mail info@aicp. com or visit

international advertising festival Cannes, France, June 15-21

For info, call 44 (0) 20 7291 8444 or visit

radio-mercury Awards New York, June 19

The ceremony takes place at The Waldorf-Astoria. For info, call (212) 681-7207, e-mail or visit


The Association of National Advertisers sponsors “Integrated Marketing Communications,” “Internet Advertising and Marketing” and “Mastering the Agency Relationship” at The Ritz-Carlton Phoenix. For info or to register, call (212) 697-5950 or visit