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  • MEET THE PRESIDENT:
    Spencer Baim, Vice Media

    MEET THE PRESIDENT:
    Spencer Baim, Vice Media

    18 September 2017

    Spencer Baim, chief strategic officer of Vice Media, has a consummate understanding of the relationship between advertising, content and journalism. Which is why he's the perfect president of this year's Epica Awards jury. Click here to find out more.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: STÉPHANE WARGNIER, PETIT BATEAU (FRANCE)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS: STÉPHANE WARGNIER, PETIT BATEAU (FRANCE)

    06 September 2017

    French kidswear brand Petit Bateau is in the news with a hopping spot that makes a star out of a sweatshirt. We talk to image and communications director Stéphane Wargnier about the ad and his collaboration with the agency BETC.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    LAWRENCE RIBEIRO (INTERNATIONAL MAN OF ACTION)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    LAWRENCE RIBEIRO (INTERNATIONAL MAN OF ACTION)

    23 August 2017

    Canadian film-maker Lawrence Ribeiro specialises in the kind of action sequences that bring you out in a cold sweat. Here the director tells us why more brands should emulate his "attraction to risk".

  • DESIGN PLUS: PRODUCTMAN (FRANCE)

    DESIGN PLUS: PRODUCTMAN (FRANCE)

    16 August 2017

    After Buzzman, the ground-breaking French agency, comes its spin-off unit Productman. Why has the agency turned its attention to design? We chat to vice-president Thomas Granger.

  • OPENING FOR EARLY BIRD ENTRIES

    OPENING FOR EARLY BIRD ENTRIES

    01 August 2017

    The only global creative awards judged by journalists who are specialists in their field, the Epica Awards allow agencies to show their work to a unique group of people who can spread the word about their creative talent. The awards cover advertising, design, PR and digital.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    ALEX PASINI, SID LEE (FRANCE)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    ALEX PASINI, SID LEE (FRANCE)

    03 July 2017

    The Paris outpost of Canadian agency Sid Lee has always been considered something of an outlier in the French advertising landscape. Here Alex Pasini, SVP Global Alliances, explains its evolution into a force to be reckoned with.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    BECK'S AND SERVICEPLAN (GERMANY)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    BECK'S AND SERVICEPLAN (GERMANY)

    13 June 2017

    Putting the consumer at the core: Beck's and its agency Serviceplan talk about the process that led to the brand's youth-oriented campaign, "You make it legendary."

  • SPECIAL REPORT:
    STOP FUNDING HATE

    SPECIAL REPORT:
    STOP FUNDING HATE

    08 June 2017

    Stop Funding Hate co-founder Richard Wilson will speak at the Epica Creative Circle in Berlin this November. Here he explains how social media, viral video and crowd funding are pursuading advertisers to stop supporting newspapers that incite hatred against minority groups.

  • GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    SANDRINE HUIJGEN (NETHERLANDS)

    GLOBAL HEADLINE MAKERS:
    SANDRINE HUIJGEN (NETHERLANDS)

    30 May 2017

    Cloudfactory's Sandrine Huijgen made an unusual journey from client to creative, and from storyteller to "story doer". Click here to find out how she and her team are helping brands make a positive contribution.