Calendar of Events

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

AAF National Conference/addy awards Los Angeles, June 4-7

Hosted by the American Advertising Federation at the Century Plaza. Winners will be announced at a June 7 gala. For info, visit

ADC Awards Gala & Exhibition New York, June 5

The Art Directors Club holds its awards show, “The Big Cube,” at its gallery. For info, call (212) 643-1440 or visit

Silver Anvil Awards Evening New York, June 5

The Public Relations Society of America hosts the event at the Equitable Tower. For info, call (212) 995-2230.

Communications Arts ‘ design & advertising annual juried competitions deadline June 6

The results will be published in the magazine’s November Design Annual and December Advertising Annual. For info, call (650) 326-6040, fax (650) 326-1648 or visit

OAAA/TAB National Convention and Trade Show Washington, June 8-10

Co-hosted by the Outdoor Advertising Association of America and the Traffic Advertising Bureau at the Grand Hyatt. The Obie Awards Gala takes place June 10. For info, call (202) 833-5566 or visit

AICP Show & Brand Integration honors New York, June 9

The Association of Independent Commercial Producers holds the Brand Integration Honors at MoMA Film at The Gramercy Theatre and the premiere of “The Art & Technique of the American Television Commercial” at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. For info, call (212) 929-3000, e-mail or visit

4A’s New Business Summit New York, June 9-10

Hosted by the American Association of Advertising Agencies at the Hudson Theatre. For info, call (212) 850-0850 or visit

On Target: How the World’s Hottest Retailer Hit a Bull’s-eye New York, June 11

The New York American Marketing Association presents this Author Series Event at the Conference Center. For info, visit

WebAward Competition entry Deadline June 13

The Web Marketing Association is accepting entries for its annual Web site competition. For info, visit

international advertising festival Cannes, France, June 15-21

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

AAF Advertising Hall of Achievement Call for Entries deadline June 16

The American Advertising Federation seeks nominations of adver- tising superachievers age 40 and younger. The awards ceremony takes place Nov. 18 at The Waldorf-Astoria. For info, contact Lisa Rubin at (202) 371-2323 or

New England Direct Marketing Association Annual Conference Burlington, Mass., June 16

Held at the Burlington Marriott. For info, call Beth Drysdale at (781) 237-1366, e-mail or visit

ANA Marketing Seminars Chicago, June 16-18

The Association of National Advertisers holds training sessions on “Multicultural Marketing,” “TV, Internet & Print Production” and “Promotion Strategy,” among other topics, at the Hyatt Regency Woodfield. For info, call (212) 697-5950 or visit

Behind the Campaign: Southwest Airlines Tysons Corner, Va., June 19

The Advertising Club of Metropolitan Washington hosts this event, which features speaker Ray Longoria, associate creative director, copywriter at GSD&M, at the Sheraton Premiere. For info, visit

Print Advertising Forum/kelly awards New York, June 19

Magazine Publishers of America presents the Kelly Award winners at the event, held by the Association of National Advertisers at The Plaza Hotel. For info, visit or

radio-mercury Awards New York, June 19

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

BIMA/MIMC Eyeballs Boston, June 26

The Massachusetts Interactive Media Council and the Boston Interactive Media Association co-present this quarterly panel discussion at Suffolk University Law School. To register, call (617) 227-2822, ext. 205, e-mail with “Eyeballs” in the subject line or visit

NAMME Annual Conference Chicago, July 8-9

The National Association of Minority Media Executives event takes place at the Chicago Renaissance Hotel. For info, call (888) 968-7658 or visit

BAC Sports Day Bloomingdale, Ill., July 17

The Broadcast Advertising Club of Chicago hosts sports events at the Indian Lakes Resort. For info, visit

Women to Watch Luncheon New York, July 29

Hosted by Advertising Women of New York at the New York Hilton. For info, call (212) 221-7969.

Advertising Summer School Chicago, August 5-7

The Second Wind Network presents daylong seminars, “Power- ful New Business Skills,” “The Complete Guide to Account Service” and “How to Write a Strategic Marketing Plan,” at the Allerton Crowne Plaza. For info, call (610) 374-9093 or visit