ASIA-PACIFIC, FEBRUARY 20, 2012: The organizers of Spikes Asia, the regional APAC awards and festival for creative excellence in advertising and communications, confirmed that the 2012 Festival will take place on September 16-18, 2012 at Suntec, Singapore.
The festival is expected to have feature around 30 seminars and sic workshops from industry leaders around the world, as well as exhibitions of the best work from the region while showcases from the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity will display the best in creativity and communications from across the globe.
Networking events will be available including Networking After Dark which will see Singaporean agencies opening their doors for an evening of fun and socializing while Festival opening drinks and the Awards After Party will provide further networking opportunities to delegates. Last year, Spikes Asia saw its biggest Festival to date with over 1700 delegates attending the 3-day event. A record 3647 entries, a 19% increase on the previous year, were received into the 14 entry categories of Film, Print, Outdoor, Direct, Promo & Activation, Media, Radio, Design, Film Craft, Print Craft, Integrated, Digital, Mobile and PR.
"Spikes Asia is a true celebration of creativity in the region and provides the industry with a unique and inspiring content program while offering unrivalled networking and learning opportunities. Year on year the Festival is growing and following last year’s record attendance and entries we’re expecting a bigger turn out from across a wider region and we’re delighted to be able to continue to build and develop the event to make 2012 the best yet," says Myriam Coupard, festival director of Spikes Asia.
Delegate registration open on April 19, while entries submission starts on May 17 until July 20. Delegate early bird registration ends August 1. For more information, visit www.spikes.asia