The Festival of Media Asia Pacific is the largest gathering of media leaders in the Asia Pacific subregion, welcoming delegates from over 23 countries : Media owners, agencies and brands, for a three-day session featuring speakers interventions and networking times.
This year, the festival will focus on the “Agility” theme, with conferences and discussion panels addressing the increasing needs for business to be nimble and responsive to the changing media environment.
In addition to the speakers’ line-up, the event will also feature Festival of Media Asia Pacific’s renowned awards program, celebrating the best media thinking in the region, as well as the Rising Star Award, rewarding the brightest young media talents in Asia.
The Festival will take place from 16th to 18th of March 2014
The venue that will host the event is the Capella Hotel in Singapore
This year, the festival will feature some prestigious speakers, key players of the Asian media market :
Steve Mosko, President, Sony Pictures Television
Professor Jerry Wind, Wharton Future of Advertising Program
Rose Tsou, Senior Vice-President, Yahoo! APAC
Scott Lamb, Vice-President International, Buzzfeed
Peter Vessenes, Founder & CEO, CoinLab and Chairman, Bitcoin Foundation,
Manmeet Vohra, Marketing Director at Tata Starbucks
Rita Nguyen, Co-founder and CEO of SQUAR
Francis Belin, Senior Vice-President, Consumer Goods, Greater China, Swarovski
Linda Yueh, Chief Business Correspondent, BBC World News
Lakshmi Pratury, Host & Curator, The INK Conference
Leo Liang, Senior Director, National Business Development, YouKu Tudou
Vipul Chawla, Vice-President and CMO, Yum! Asia
You will find more information about the speakers here.
Day one – Monday 15 March
9.15 Session One : consumer watch
11.40 Session Two : Speaking Native
2.30 Session Three : Unlocking India
4.15 Session four : Focus on the social
Day two – Tuesday 18 march
9.45 : Session One : Meet the change agents
12.45 : Session Two : Moving in real time
2.45 : Session Three : Business agility