Taking place from 15-17 September at Suntec Singapore, Spikes Asia offers three days of seminars and forums by some of the best minds in the business, as well as a showcase of the greatest work coming out of the region. The festival provides an unrivalled opportunity to network with industry peers from across Asia Pacific with dedicated Spikes Nights, including the fun and much anticipated Networking After Dark, which sees a selection of Singapore’s agencies open their doors for a night of parties. Investing in the future of the industry, the Creative Academy and the Marketers Academy will once again provide intense, targeted learning for young industry talent, whilst the Young Spikes Competitions give rising stars a chance to compete in Integrated, Media and Agency Shoot Out competitions with the hope of taking home the gold medal.
New to 2013
Account Executive Academy
A tailored programme for young account executives designed to nurture the relationship between clients and agencies in delivering ground-breaking creativity.
This academy is tailored around the importance and effectiveness of creativity in media, inspiring young media professional to embrace new tools in the ever changing industry landscape, delivering strong media strategy for clients.
A competition allowing students a chance to compete in a set brief and be judged and recognised by the industry
Designed to reward technologies and innovations such as apps, tools, programmes, hardware and products which have allowed clients to communicate in a new way or which stand alone as an innovation in their own right.
A series of delegate packages are available. A full registration offering access to all festival events, the awards and after party, offers a special early bird rate of S$825 on packages purchased before 31 July 2013, after which the rate will revert to S$925. Two packages to help young industry professionals – priced at S$495 the Young Spikes packages offer young creative professionals (aged 28 years and under) and young marketers (aged 30 years and under) working for client companies access to unparalleled learning and inspiration. For up and coming industry talent, the Spikes Student package priced at S$245 is for students aged 23 years and under in full-time education.
Further information on the festival programme and events, along with details of how to register can be found at http://www.spikes.asia. Last year, 1,800 delegates from 23 countries attended Spikes Asia.