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16 August 2018
Italian ad man and scriptwriter Sergio Spaccavento's talks on the use of humour in advertising are always a hit at conferences. As he isn’t a journalist, he can’t join the Epica jury to weigh in on our Humour category. But we asked him for a few tips, instead.
08 August 2018
For our Creative Cities guides, we ask Epica jurors and friends to pick the most inspiring hotspots in their home towns. Here, Maksym Lazebnik, CEO of the All-Ukranian Advertising Coaliton - and journalist for Sostav UA - takes us to Kiev.
04 June 2018
So you think you know Cannes? Well take a look at our insider's guide by French journalist Nawal Bonnefoy, who was born and raised there and regularly returns. You may find you have some new spots to check out.
14 May 2018
In a new series, we ask Epica’s network of journalists and experts to pick the most creative and inspiring places in their home towns. The first is a joint contribution from journalist Nils Adriaans of Dutch magazine Adformatie and his film-maker (and commercials director) pal Ruben van Leer.
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.
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.
13 September 2016
Launching an occasional series of conversations between Epica’s editorial director Mark Tungate and the journalists on our jury. To kick off the series, meet Tarek Chemaly, editor-at-large of ArabAd.
18 July 2016
In 2016, Screenvision Media became an Epica partner and sponsor of our Direction & Cinematography category. Here we chat to CEO John Partilla about advertising on the big screen and the allure of the "preshow".
13 April 2016
Euronews is currently screening Irish International BBDO’s "Anatomy of a Split Second" road safety spot as part of its partnership with the Epica Awards. In this article we go behind the scenes to find out how the fatal second reached the screen.
01 January 2015
Ben Priest, co-founder and Executive Creative Director Adam&eveDDB, interviewed by Mark Tungate, Editorial Director, Epica Awards
Mark Tutssel, Worldwide Chief Creative Officer, Leo Burnett
Interviewed by Mark Tungate, Editorial Director, Epica Awards