Advertising Week Asia makes its return to Tokyo from May 29 - June 1, 2017 for a week of inspiring thought leadership, entertainment and special events that celebrate the industry and its talent. During The Week, the brightest minds in the business from the marketing, advertising, technology and entertainment industries come together in Tokyo to join in key conversations designed to drive business forward and influence the global industry. From daytime seminars and workshops by day, to world class entertainment by night, the second edition of Advertising Week Asia is not to be missed.
Seminars and Workshops
Advertising Week Asia’s daytime thought leadership program consists of over 100 unique seminars and workshops focused on the industry’s most important topics and trends. From technology innovations and data, to creativity and brand storytelling, the program is built to be diverse, educational and thought provoking.
Industry leaders including Davis Lin (head of strategy development at Tencent), Asako Hoshino (senior vice president of Nissan Motor Co., Ltd.), Andrew Millstein (president of Disney Animation) Dan Neary (vice president of Asia Pacific at Facebook), Paul Yonamine (president of IBM Japan), Karim Temsamani (president of Asia-Pacific at Google) and Masahiko Uotani (CEO of Shiseido) are just a few examples of the inspiring speakers who have shared their insights at Advertising Week Asia.
Special Events and Concerts
Following a full day of thought provoking programming, enjoy an impressive lineup of special events and concerts in some of Tokyo’s most iconic venues. With headlining performances by big-time names including Triqstar, Hibiki Toen, Ravi Coltrane and Moderico, Advertising Week Asia’s special events are one-of-a-kind.
End each day with a cocktail at AW Connects. Open to all delegates, this happy hour allows attendees to meet and discuss the topics of the day in a casual, fun environment.