Eurobest Opens for Delegate Registrations
lbbonline.com, 2 months ago
Eurobest, the Festival that sets the benchmark for creative excellence in Europe, has now opened for delegate registrations. With exploration and experimentation at its heart, each year, the Festival moves to a different continental city. In 2016, the event will be held in Italy for the first time, hosted in its vibrant capital, Rome.
The delegate pass for the Festival, which will run from 30 November to 2 December, offers access to interactive workshops, lively discussions, curated seminars and networking events, as well as entry to the awards ceremony, where Europe’s brightest creatives will be rewarded with the coveted Eurobest trophies.
Eurobest has also announced the first local jury members and jury Presidents including: Caterina Tonini, Vice President of Havas PR as President of PR, Karim Bartoletti, Partner and Executive Producer of Indiana Production as President of Film Craft and Bruno Bertelli, Executive Creative Director and CEO of Publicis Italy as President for Film, Print & Publishing and Print & Outdoor Craft.
Jury members so far announced include:
David Boscacci, Group Creative Director of Leo Burnett - Interactive, Mobile and Digital Craft
Fabio De Vecchi, Executive Creative Director at Sudler & Hennessey - Healthcare
Ludovica Federighi, Head of Branded Content of Magnolia - Entertainment
Vicky Gitto, Chairman & Chief Creative Officer of Y & R - Outdoor and Radio
Carla Leveratto, Group Creative Director of Roncaglia Group - Direct
Alicia Matilda Lubrani, Head of Marketing Communications at Samsung – Innovation, Creative Data
Paola Manfroni, Partner & Creative Director at Marimo - Design
Graziana Pasqualotto, Managing Director of OMD - Media
Alessandro Sabini, Chief Creative Officer of McCann World Group - Promo & Activation
“We’re delighted to open registrations for this year’s Festival, as we prepare to bring Europe’s creative industries together to learn, network and collaborate, as well as celebrate the achievements of the cream of creative talent in the Eurobest awards,” said Philip Thomas, CEO of Lions Festivals.
Changes to awards have also been announced. New categories will include Digital Craft, which rewards the technical skill and creative mastery in the digital sector and Creative Data, acknowledging the application or interpretation of data. Entertainment replaces Branded Content & Entertainment and Music will now be a standalone section within Entertainment.
“Collaborating with Italy’s home grown creative industries is an honour and we’re pleased to announce the local jurors for 2016. This premium pool of industry leaders represent a country with a world-renowned reputation for creative achievement,” said Louise Benson, Eurobest Festival Director.
The final jury panels will be announced in September. To find out more, or to register your interest, click here.