Paul Kemp-Robertson to highlight 'Dangers of Anti-Creativity' at Adfest

MUMBAI: Contagious Communications co-founder and editorial director Paul Kemp-Robertson will be presenting a session on ?The Dangers of Anti-Creativity? at Adfest 2016 on 19 March.

Kemp-Robertson is an expert on marketing innovation trends, and is considered one of the most reliable forecasters of the brands and movements that are shaping the future of our industry.

At the session, he will examine the threats that exist to creativity both in marketing and business terms, and look at ways to ensure that your company keeps focused on creativity.

?Budget cutters, the short-termists and our own biases are threatening the one thing proven to deliver effective marketing: creativity. But it?s not just putting marketing at risk. We?re caught in the headlights of an anti-creative juggernaut on course to run down entire businesses,? says Kemp-Robertson.

He co-founded Contagious Communications in 2004, which publishes quarterly creative journal Contagious, the collaborative research platform Contagious I/O and the consultancy unit, Contagious Insider that applies Contagious thinking to solve clients? challenges and briefs.

?Paul understands the trends that are changing our industry before almost everyone else, and his insightful observations and predictions are always incredibly popular at Afdfest are delighted he is joining our program once again this year,? says Adfest president Jimmy Lam.

Latest Reads
Ajay Gahlaut resigns from Ogilvy India

Ajay Gahlaut, the deputy CCO of Ogilvy India and CCO of Ogilvy North has resigned from the company. 

MAM Media and Advertising People
Concept BIU Acquires the Business of Bluebytes

Concept Business Intelligence Unit (Concept BIU), one of India’s leading media monitoring agencies, has acquired the business of Comniscient Group’s Bluebytes News.

MAM Media and Advertising AD Agencies
Pump it up this holiday season with Athleisure Lifestyle

Family bonding is a complex equation given how different people belonging to the same family can turn out to be- their preferences, their tastes and their opinions.

MAM Marketing MAM
Quess Corp launches its first outdoor campaign, ‘’I AM QUESS’’ to expand brand awareness

Quess Corp, India’s leading business services provider, has launched its first outdoor campaign, ‘’I AM QUESS’’ to expand awareness and communicate with its customers directly.

MAM Media and Advertising Ad Campaigns
Brands, agencies to rewire approaches using data: CVL Srinivas, WPP

Data. A four letter word that has even the senior most executives sweating and scratching their heads. While it is a small little word, understanding how to use it, is actually very complicated. That’s why  all we’ve been hearing about in the last year is how can brands and agencies leverage the...

MAM Media and Advertising People
Hershey Kisses will now be Made in India

We’ve all been there where we ask our relatives and friends to bring us imported chocolates and candies from their trip abroad. Hershey’s Kisses have always been one such popular chocolate. The chocolates are distinct because of their unique shape and each one is delicately wrapped to make them...

MAM Marketing Brands
Social Kinnect awarded digital mandate of entire Indiabulls Group

Social Kinnect, an Indian independent digital marketing agency, has been awarded the social media mandate of Indiabulls Group. The agency will be responsible for managing the social media platforms of the entire Indiabulls Group umbrella namely - Indiabulls Housing Finance Limited (IBHFL),...

MAM Media and Advertising Account
Grapes Digital to handle digital mandate for Realme smartphones

Realme, an emerging smartphone brand that specialises in providing high quality smartphones has extended its association with Grapes Digital. In addition to the strategic communications mandate, it has also handed over the digital media mandate to the agency. Grapes will now be responsible for...

MAM Media and Advertising Account
Dentsu Aegis Network removes Kartik Iyer & 3 seniors following sexual harassment allegations

Amidst the ongoing #MeToo movement, where several allegations regarding sexual harassment and sexual assault have come to light, the media and entertainment industry isn’t left behind.

MAM Media and Advertising People

Latest News

Load More

Sign up for our Newsletter

subscribe for latest stories