Calendar Of Events

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

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; 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

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, or visit

Matrix Awards

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

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 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 or visit

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 For general info, call (212) 751-5656 or visit

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, or visit www.Hollywood

Automotive Interactive Marketing Symposium

Presented by the Direct Marketing Association of Detroit at the Ritz-Carlton. For info, call (248) 478-4888 or visit


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, or visit


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 For further info on the Interactive Media Conference & Trade Show, visit; for further info on the Eppys, visit

One Show Interactive ; The One Show and One Show Design

To enter, visit; for info, call Steve Marchese at (212) 979-1900 or e-mail

Clio Festival

Takes place at The Eden Roc Resort & Spa. For info, visit 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, e-mail or call (888) 536-8536.


Presented in conjunction with CEBIT America Conference & Expo at the Jacob K. Javits Center. For info, contact Matt Pollock at (646) 654-5164 or, or visit


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

International Advertising Festival

For info, call 44-20-7291-8444 or visit

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


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 Winners will be honored June 3 in New York. For info, call (212) 643-1440 or visit

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 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

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 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