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    PANEL: CULTURE: POWERING CREATIVITY. POWERING PEOPLE.

    Culture. The buzzword of this year and many more years to come. Culture, in its multidimensional form, is proven to impact creative work. But by how much? In this panel discussion, learn the untapped power and potential of culture as a growing source of inspiration from 3 distinct companies in 3 different stages of life: an independent, a network agency, and a former independent that underwent culture assimilation in its acquisition into a network agency.

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    THE DISTANCE BETWEEN THE WORLD AND US

    CANNES LIONS AWARDS ESSENTIALS LIVE BRIEFING

    THE EVOLUTION OF AUDIO

    UNLOCKING CREATIVITY NOW: LEADING FOR WELLBEING AND GREAT WORK

    HOW MUSIC CONTINUES TO UNLOCK CREATIVITY AMIDST THE PANDEMIC

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    HOW MUSIC CONTINUES TO UNLOCK CREATIVITY AMIDST THE PANDEMIC

    PANEL: WOMEN IN ADVERTISING

    Women in advertising is something we have not talked about enough. In a time where people continue to speak, it is time we, as an industry, listen. Watch as our panelists spark conversation on the importance of diversity, equality, and inclusion in the workplace— especially how advertising should uphold its power in shaping culture.

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    PANEL: GLOBAL PINOYS IN ADVERTISING

    Pinoys have global potential. If you don’t believe us, you can always ask our Olympians or even better, listen to this inspiring panel. Together, our panelists share insights on how to survive, thrive, and unlock your full creative potential from across the vast ponds in every corner of the world.

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    PANEL: CREATIVE AUTHORS

    Creativity can strike in many forms, not just advertising. In this star-studded panel, a group of advertising mavens that have crossed over to publishing will share their process of ideating, developing, crafting, and producing literature that inspires.

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    UNLOCKING CANVA. UNLOCKING CREATIVITY

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    PANEL: KIDLAT HITS

    When Kidlat strikes, you know you’re in for great creatives. With the award show returning on day 3 of #CreativeFest2021, get the inside scoop from the jury themselves, as they discuss the most interesting, most purposive, and most inspiring work in this year’s entries.

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    Manila Luzon

    Filipino-American International Drag Icon, Recording Artist, RuPaul’s Drag Race Alumna and host of DragDen Philippines

    Manila Luzon is an international drag queen most famous for her campy twist on glamor, silly cross-eyed expressions, and signature black and blonde wigs. She first competed in the third season of Emmy Award winning RuPaul’s Drag Race. Leaving a sweet taste for more, Manila blossomed into a pop culture sensation with appearances in shows like seasons 1 & 4 of RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, General Hospital, and Drag University.

    It’s been quite a journey for Manila Luzon and she shows no sign of slowing down. Her lifestyle brand “Fineapple Couture” which sells a chic collection of attire, books, accessories, and silly collectibles recently announced a partnership with Jiggly Caliente that supports healthcare for the LGBTQ of NYC.

    Mio Chongson

    President & COO
    Ace Saatchi & Saatchi

    Mio Chongson is the President of one of the country’s multi awarded agencies, Ace Saatchi & Saatchi. She is also the President of Saatchi’s tech subsidiary, Make Technology.

    With over 30 years in advertising handling over 100 brands in various categories, Mio’s extensive advertising career is built solidly on her people management skills.

    Apart from her management positions in her previous agencies, she has undertaken leadership roles for the development of the ad industry by serving as Chairperson of the 4As, Jury Chairperson of the critically-acclaimed 2016 Metro Manila Film Festival, Chairperson for the 4As AOY Awards, and consistent jury member in creative and effectiveness shows.

    Anna Norbert

    Group Chief Culture Officer
    DDB Group Philippines

    Anna leads The Culture Hub, DDB Group Philippines’ human resources, talent management and corporate communication department rolled into one. Through The Culture Hub, Anna sees to it that employees achieve their utmost potential through DDB’s holistic health programs and training opportunities, and creativity-inducing culture of freedom, anchored on the core values of “People First” and “Talent Has No Gender”.

    She is also a Trustee in two major industry organizations, the 4As Philippines and the Ad Standards Council.

    Third Domingo

    CEO Founder
    The IdeasXMachina Group of Hakuhodo

    Third Domingo is the Founder CEO of The IdeasXMachina Group Of Hakuhodo, a Top 5 Network Agency according to the 4As AOY; and Chief Creative Officer of the Hakuhodo International Philippines. IdeasXmachina is a 3-time Best In Culture Gold awardee at Campaign Asia magazine’s AOY Awards, and has been recognized two-years running to be the Best Place To Work in globally, Best In Talent Development Programs, and the Agency where three of the last five Southeast Asia Young Achiever of the Year has come from.

    Outside of work, he is also a weekend rice farmer organizing the Aeta Agricultural Community in Tarlac with From The Ground Up Project, and an Executive Director of Edunasyon Foundation and the Malaking Munti out-of-school Youth Club.

    Currently writing/producing a book entitled “A Unified Theory Of Advertising”, about the role of human creativity in an algorithmic world.

    Mau Valenzuela

    Chief Culture Officer
    Propel Manila

    Mau is the Chief Culture Officer and Founding Partner at Propel Manila. Prior to her tenure as Chief Culture, Mau started as part of the client servicing team. She found her true calling in 2017 when Propel Manila established its Culture department and since then, has made it her goal to ensure that talents live and practice the agency’s core values and in turn, have our very own clients embrace it as well. After being part of the advertising industry for over a decade, Mau takes pride in her bigger role/purpose in life — being a devoted wife and mother to her adorable daughter.

    Alice Chou

    CCO
    dentsu mcgarrybowen Taiwan

    What does it take to lead a 60-year-old agency to win its first Cannes Lion?
    A lion, a Sherpa, a boss who isn’t bossy, and a prime number. Alice Chou, who has been described as all of above.

    Alice is as persistent as a lion on the prowl when exploring new territories, and she acts like a Sherpa guiding new hires to international stage without arrogance. Her pursuit of creative excellence is likened to a prime number that cannot be divided.

    Alice was named Outstanding Creative Person of the Year at the Taiwan Advertiser Association, creative leader in Women Leading Change Awards, and been selected in “Women to Watch”, also Adweek Creative 100.

    She lead the team to bag the first Cannes Lions Grand Prix in Taiwan, and has also won Grand Prix in Adfest, Adstar and other major creative awards in Asia-Pacific, created the highest award-winning record in Taiwan’s advertising history.


    Experienced award judge
    She has served on the Jury President for D&AD 2019 for Branded Content & Entertainment and judged at Cannes Lions 2021 & 2018, Dubai Lynx 2021, OneShow(NY)2020, AME Awards 2020 & 2021, Webby 2021 &2020, Clio 2019, Spikes Asia 2019 & 2018, One Show 2020 & 2018, ADFEST 2018 and LIA China 2018.
    Jury president for LIA China Creativity Award 2017 for Branded Content & Entertainment and also, as panel of judge at One Show China, Longxi Awards, Taiwan 4A and China Times Asia Pacific Award.

    Susie Walker

    VP – Awards & Insight
    Cannes

    Susie Walker is VP of Awards & Insight at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

    Cannes Lions is undeniably the world’s most revered benchmark for creative excellence, with every award carefully selected by juries composed of the community’s own most admired talent. With 30,000+ entries every year across the 28 Lion Awards, Cannes Lions champions the value of creativity in branded communications: from product and service development to the creative strategy, execution and impact.

    Susie leads the teams who research and design each of the specialist Lion Awards, engage with the 3,000+ global companies who enter their creative campaigns and produce insight-based content on our 68 years’ worth of data. Susie joined Cannes Lions in 2011 and has 17 years’ experience working in creative communications and culture.

    Vic Icasas

    President / Managing Partner,
    Hit Productions Inc.

    Vic Icasas is a music and sound professional, a technology expert, marathon fanatic, husband, golfer, and dog owner. He is also the leader of Hit Productions, a Cannes Lions-winning studio that is the 19-time recipient of the 4A’s Audio Production House of the Year award.

    Alison Chadwick

    Executive Coach,
    Grow People

    Alison is an experienced executive coach with an advertising background who coaches leaders to thrive in their roles and build successful creative cultures together. She helps talented people learn to lead for creativity and growth with real humanity in an uncertain world. Based in the UK but working globally, Alison specializes in the creative industries, coaching clients in fashion, tech, film and across the comms agency sector. When she can find the time she also hosts a podcast about creative leadership called ‘Made Not Born’.

    Ben&Ben

    Music Content Creator

    Ben & Ben has endeared itself to many with their heartfelt lyrics, unique musicality and their electric vibe onstage. In the prime of their youth, the band is keen on dedicating themselves to bringing richness to the music they create through songs of hope, love and positivity. They interchangeably describe themselves as a fellowship, a band of heroes like the Avengers, or as classmates stuck with each other.

    Formed in 2015, the award-winning band has since been known for their popular hits such as “Maybe the Night”, “Kathang isip”, “Pagtingin”, “Lifetime”, “Leaves” and their sophomore album: “Pebble House, Volume 1: Kuwaderno” among many others.

    Madonna Badger

    Chief Creative Officer/Founder
    Badger and Winters

    Dubbed the “Lioness Who Roared,” Madonna Badger is the 30-year advertising legend who founded and leads Badger & Winters as Chief Creative Officer. Badger leads by example, mission and passion. She has dedicated her life and her NYC-based ad agency to improving how women are represented, served and hired by her industry, her clients and media in general.

    Adweek named Badger a “Disruptor” for spearheading revolution in the advertising industry, while the 4As has recognized her as one of the 100 People Who Make Advertising Great. In September 2021, Cosmetic Executive Women honored Badger with its “Lifetime Achievement Award.”

    Lynn Pinugu

    Co-founder and CEO
    She Talks Asia

    Lynn is the Co-founder and CEO of She Talks Asia (www.shetalksasia.com), a women-centered platform focused on amplifying messages of empowerment, diversity, and inclusion, by creating products and experiences that promote authentic connection, genuine dialogue, and equal representation.

    She is also the CEO and Executive Director of Mano Amiga Philippines (www.manoamigaph.org), a nonprofit providing affordable high quality education for low-income communities.

    In 2011, she was chosen as a World Economic Forum Global Shaper and represented the Philippines at the 2012 World Economic Forum Annual meeting in Davos, Switzerland. Since then, she has received several awards for social entrepreneurship & education including The Outstanding Women in the Nation’s Service (TOWNS) Award in 2013, Asian Social Enterprise Star in 2014, United Nations Alliance of Civilizations (UNAOC) Fellow in 2015, Asia Society’s Asia 21 Young leaders in 2017, Women of the Future South East Asia High Commendation for Social Entrepreneurship in 2018 and Obama Leader from the Obama Foundation in 2019.

    Leigh Reyes

    Creative Chair
    MullenLowe TREYNA Group

    Leigh is the Creative Chair of the MullenLowe TREYNA Group, encompassing MLT and Qairos. She is the current President of the Board of IMMAP (Internet and Mobile Marketing Association of the Philippines). She is a co-founder of Dama Ko Lahi Ko, a movement that aims to spotlight Filipino culture on the global stage. She is also the president of Fountain Pen Network-Philippines, which organizes the Manila Pen Show and aims to keep the art of handwriting alive. She is @leighpod on most social platforms.

    Golda Roldan

    CEO
    Wunderman Thompson

    With more than 25 years worth of marketing communications under her belt, Golda has managed a comprehensive array of multinational and local brand leaders such as Unilever, Pepsi, Shell, Bayer, Nestle, UFC, San Miguel, McDonald’s, J&J, Manulife, Del Monte, and Globe.

    Throughout her career, she honed her client management skills by working with the best creative hothouses and strategic shops like JWT, BBDO, TBWA and Leo Burnett. She helped win numerous local and international awards and accolades, including the Philippines’ first and second Gold Cannes Lion during her first stint at JWT Manila.

    In 2019, JWT and Wunderman merged to be Wunderman Thompson, with her appointed as CEO of Wunderman Thompson Philippines. Golda continues her trademark winning streak: in March 2021, Wunderman Thompson Philippines took home the only GOLD for the country for the Globe “A Star Wars Experience for All” campaign in Digital Strategy at the Tangrams Strategy and Effectiveness Awards. And in September 2021, WT won Best in Management of Business at the 4As AOY Awards which celebrates creativity in driving growth, fiscal and people management.

    Aside from taking the reins for the agency’s business development, Golda takes full responsibility in driving thought leadership programs of WT — most recently and notably “Filipina Forward”, the country’s most comprehensive study on the modern Filipina as they set out to smash traditional notions and move forward in life.

    Joms Salvador

    Secretary General
    GABRIELA Alliance of Filipino Women

    (Ms.) Joms Salvador is a women’s rights activist, writer, educator and grassroots organizer who has been with the women’s movement for two decades. She is Secretary General of GABRIELA Alliance of Filipino Women, the biggest and broadest women’s organization in the Philippines that has for nearly four decades worked for the advancement and defense of the rights and interests of women in all spheres.

    Teeny Gonzales

    Chief Executive Officer
    Seven A.D.

    Teeny Gonzales is the CEO of independent agency, Seven A.D. Before setting up her own agency with 6 other partners, she worked in McCann for 17 years, 12 of which was spent handling primarily the Coca-Cola account, working on all the beverage brands, as well as Del Monte, J&J, Jollibee and Nestle. She then moved to McCann’s sister company, Harrison, as Executive Creative Director for major accounts like Globe, Unilab and URC. She then moved to DDB where she was also ECD, this time handling McDonald’s, Smart and PLDT. She and her team produced iconic campaigns like “Pa-cheesburger” and “Huling El Bimbo” for McDonald’s and the phenomenal “Ako Mismo” advocacy for the PLDT/Smart Foundation for the national elections.

    Today, Seven A.D. continues to produce popular and award-winning campaigns like the famous “Resorts World Manila” whisper, the long-running PSBank Simple lang, Maasahan campaign, Jack ‘n Jill snacks and Magic Cracker ads to name a few. Their work has also been awarded and recognized in local and international awards like The Kidlat Awards, Araw Awards, Clio, London International Awards, New York Festival, Advertising and Marketing Effectiveness and Spikes. Seven A.D. has also been named the 4As Independent Agency of the Year for 7 years in a row since 2014 and has also won Campaign Asia’s Philippine Independent agency for 2018. The agency also won AOY Best in Market Performance for 2017, besting some of the biggest multinational agencies in the industry.

    Teeny is currently in the 4As board and served as President last 2019.

    Tin Sanchez

    Deputy Executive Creative Director
    Wunderman Thompson

    Tin Sanchez is the Deputy Executive Creative Director of Wunderman Thompson Philippines.

    She has worked in big agencies in different parts of the world – North America, United Kingdom, Vietnam and Malaysia. Tin has also served as a jury member of local and international shows, including Cannes Lions and London International Awards.

    Budjette tan

    Writer, Storyteller, Co-Creator of TRESE, and Senior Brand Creative at The LEGO Group Denmark

    He supposedly grew up in a haunted house and was told to sleep early because there were aswang outside their bedroom window. Who would’ve known that these stories would later influence and inspire him to write the comic book TRESE, co-created with artist Kajo Baldisimo.

    Their comic book is a three time winner of Best Graphic Literature of the Year in the Philippine National Book Awards. (2009, 2011, 2012)

    He is also the writer and co-creator of “THE DARK COLONY Book 1: Mikey Recio and the Secret of the Demon Dungeon”, which also won the same award in 2013.

    Budjette was a co-editor for Alamat Comics, The Lost Journal of Alejandro Pardo: Creatures and Beasts of Philippine Folklore and SOUND: A Comic Book Anthology (co-edited with Charis Locke, published by Difference Engine).

    He now works in Denmark as one of the Creative Leads in the LEGO Agency. He lives there with his wife and son, far away from any aswang – or so they think!

    (By the way, his name is pronounced “budget”, but please don’t ask him any questions about finance.)

    Aste Gutierrez

    Creative Director
    Droga5

    Aste Gutiérrez is a Creative Director, Writer, and Musician based in NY. He currently works at Droga5 New York, Adweek and AdAge’s ‘Agency of the Decade’.

    He’s among the world’s most decorated creatives, with 20 Cannes Lions including a Grand Prix and 4 Golds, 13 D&AD Pencils including 2 Yellows, 2 Grand Clios, 17 One Show nods, and 7 Webbys, among others. His work has helped earn 3 straight AdAge ‘Agency A-List’ nods, and prior, 2 straight AdAge ‘International Agency of the Year’ wins.

    He lives in Brooklyn with his account director wife, Junnis, and their magical 4-year old daughter Artemis.

    Katrina Encanto

    ECD
    180 Amsterdam

    Katrina and EJ are ECDs at 180 Amsterdam.

    Previously, they were Creative Directors at MullenLowe London, where they created work that affected culture, made brands famous and grew business. Under their leadership, they helped Persil evolve their long-time positioning of Dirt is Good, created a distinctive world and tone of voice for sloggi, and brought in Nutella and Bayer into the office.

    They have been in advertising for over 16 years with more than a decade’s worth of global experience, having worked in the Philippines, Italy, Thailand, and the UK. Throughout their journey, they have won top honours in D&AD, Cannes Lions, One Show, and other prestigious award shows. Their work was instrumental in making their previous agencies Effie Agency of the Year and the most awarded agency in the country.

    In their spare time, they walk around the city, try to cycle like a local, and run after a toddler.

    EJ Galang

    ECD
    180 Amsterdam

    Katrina and EJ are ECDs at 180 Amsterdam.

    Previously, they were Creative Directors at MullenLowe London, where they created work that affected culture, made brands famous and grew business. Under their leadership, they helped Persil evolve their long-time positioning of Dirt is Good, created a distinctive world and tone of voice for sloggi, and brought in Nutella and Bayer into the office.

    They have been in advertising for over 16 years with more than a decade’s worth of global experience, having worked in the Philippines, Italy, Thailand, and the UK. Throughout their journey, they have won top honours in D&AD, Cannes Lions, One Show, and other prestigious award shows. Their work was instrumental in making their previous agencies Effie Agency of the Year and the most awarded agency in the country.

    In their spare time, they walk around the city, try to cycle like a local, and run after a toddler.

    David Guerrero

    Chairman and CCO
    BBDO Guerrero

    After starting his career in London, David spent five years in Hong Kong and then moved to Manila. In 1998 he founded BBDO Guerrero, after just 10 years in the business. The agency has won Grand Prix at AdFest, AdStars and WARC. And over 50 Gold, Silver and Bronze awards at Cannes, Clio, D&AD and The One Show. In 2007, David was named the first Jury President at the Cannes Lions Festival from South-East Asia. He has since been part of many other juries in most parts of the world and these days, of course, judges from home. Never one to miss an opportunity, David is taking this chance to plug his upcoming book on creativity, The Crap Ideas Book, from Milflores Publishing, which will appear in time for the holidays and make a perfect stocking-stuffer for the creative person in your life.

    Merlee Jayme

    CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER
    DENTSU APAC

    CHAIRMOM
    Dentsu Jayme Syfu

    Merlee is one of the 8 celebrated women Chief creative officers in the world, based on 2019 drum global ranking. She is a 4As Hall of Famer, IABC CEO of the year, the first Campaign Asia Creative of the Year for Southeast Asia, a seasoned Jury lead in major award shows and international speaker in creative festivals. She has written and illustrated her first book – “Everyone can be creative”, where she has shared her secrets, personal processes and stories on how she has survived this industry using the power of creativity.

    Uma Rudd Chia

    Co-Founder and Executive Creative Director
    KVUR

    Uma Rudd is the Co-Founder and Executive Creative Director of KVUR.
    She had over two decades of experience as a global creative director at various multi-national advertising agencies, and authored two best sellers, Hey Pastor! Your Church is Going Out of Business and Who Killed Death? At the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, she wrote her third book, 10 Things Brands Could Do To Survive A Crisis which became a Kindle bestseller overnight and a playbook for brands to navigate the Covid-19 climate.

    Andy Blood

    Author
    Full Bleed

    Andy is a writer, thinker, strategist and maker with an overall 25 years experience in advertising and 5 years in
    technology. He is also an AACTA accredited screenwriter and Executive Producer of the award-winning
    documentary Losing Lena, which challenged gender bias in technology, and is now held in the Australian film archive.

    Andy is also a fearless creator, an ex Facebook Creative Strategist and former World’s Most Highly Awarded Executive Creative Director and triple Cannes Grand prix winner, he will – in mid October – publish his book ‘Full Bleed’ as a series of NFTs. In keeping with its subject, Creativity, Full Bleed will test the boundaries of how
    we publish and consume content.

    Maisie Littaua

    Head of Growth
    Canva

    Maisie Littaua is the Head of Growth for Canva Philippines. Canva is an online design and publishing tool which makes graphic design simple for everyone. Since launching in 2013, Canva has grown to over 40 million users across 190 countries, with more than 3 billion designs created, at 80 designs per second.

    Prior to being the Head of Growth, Maisie was Canva’s Head of Marketplace in the Philippines. She joined Canva in 2016 as the first Content Specialist in Manila, where she helped grow the template library from 5,000 to over 40,000 by scaling template production. 

    Angel Guerrero

    Founder, President and Editor-in-Chief
    Adobo Magazine

    Angel Guerrero founded adobo magazine in 2006 after a 15-year career at McCann-Erickson Philippines. Under Angel’s leadership, adobo magazine has become one of Asia’s most influential publications on advertising and brand communications and is a three-time Top Award winner at the Philippine Quill Awards.

    In 2016, Angel was awarded the Asia-Pacific Tambuli Crimson Award as an eminent industry leader in marketing communication, and in 2017, she was awarded the International Lifetime Achievement Award by AD STARS.

    Angie Tijam-Tohid

    Creative Director & Head of Content
    Ace Saatchi & Saatchi

    ANGIE TIJAM-TOHID is Creative Director & Head of Content at Ace Saatchi & Saatchi.

    Her work has been recognized in local and international awards for creativity and effectiveness with more than 60 metals and distinctions. She has been a jury member at local and global festivals on creativity, serving three times at Spikes Asia and was on the 2021 Cannes Lions Outdoor Shortlist Jury. She was the only Filipino and Asian juror on the recent Young Lions Digital Competition at Cannes, and the sole Filipino jury member at The One Club for Creativity’s Young Guns 19. Angie was the Creative Panel Head in the recent 23rd AOY Management Committee.

    Ali Silao

    Head of Art / Creative Director
    Seven A.D.

    Ali Silao is currently Head of Art at Six-time Independent Agency of the Year winner, Seven A.D. Before this he worked at BBDO Guerrero and TBWA\Santiago Mangada Puno.

    Ali took home the Philippines’ first Gold in the Young Spikes Competition in 2010. In 2013, his team gave the country its first Webby Award for a short film called “Gift of Life.” His project, Shokobutsu Hana Water Billboard won the Grand Clio award in 2015. His works have also been recognized in Cannes, D&AD, One Show, Clio, LIA, Webby, Spikes, Adfest, Adstars, Adobo Design, Kidlat, Boomerang, AME, Digital Asia, Tinta, Tangrams, Araw, and Caples.

    Aside from creating campaigns for major brands such as Pepsi, Old Spice, SPAM®, and Department of Tourism, Ali has also given numerous advertising talks in San Beda University, Polytechnic University of the Philippines, De La Salle University, Lyceum of the Philippines, National University, PJMA’s Juan Big Idea in Malaybalay City, Bukidnon, the University of the Philippines Diliman, and his alma mater, the University of the Philippines Los Baños. Among his works, he’s most proud of helping launch the Creative Guild x Google Jam for Good Creative Competition – a platform where all young advertisers can use their creativity and ideas for a greater good.

    Tony Sarmiento III

    CCO and Managing Partner
    Screen & Surface

    Tony is the Chief Creative Officer & Managing Partner at Screen & Surface. Tonypet, as he is known more in the ad industry, has been a member of the Campaign Brief Asia Pacific Creative Rankings. His work has been recognized at international shows like the London International Advertising Awards, The Clio Awards, D&AD, The One Show and The Cannes Advertising Awards. Back home, he has also won in the Creative Guild Kidlat Awards, the Araw Awards, the IMMAP Boomerangs, the ICE Media Awards and the Araw Values.

    Joey Tiempo

    Founder & CCO
    Octopus&Whale

    Joey David Tiempo is the Founder and Chief Creative of Octopus&Whale, a Game and Experience Design Agency based in Manila.

    She was formerly the Executive Creative Director of Nuworks Interactive Labs, the largest independent digital advertising agency in the Philippines, and before that, the Executive Creative Director for TBWA\Digital Arts Network.

    Joey’s body of work has been recognized at Cannes Lions, D&AD, One Show, Clio, AWARD Awards, LIA, New York Festivals, Spikes Asia, AdFest, AdStars, Digital Asia Festival, AMES, and others. She has been invited to serve as jury in the Cannes Lions, D&AD, ADC, New York Festivals, Spikes Asia, AdFest and AdStars.

    She is also co-founder of the award-winning Manikako (My Doll), a non-profit organization that teaches creativity and environmental responsibility to children. Her recruitment campaign for Manikako won the country’s first Webby award.

    As Chief Creative for Octopus&Whale, Joey integrates gaming and marketing principles to create unique brand experiences and digital products for partner agencies and clients.

    Bia Famularcano

    Group Creative Director
    Publicis JimenezBasic

    Bia Fernandez is the proud mom of a 4-year-old ball of energy.

    She is currently the Group Creative Director at Publicis Jimenez Basic, handling some of the biggest Filipino brands such as Globe, Lucky Me, GOMO, and Unilab.

    Bia’s work has been recognized globally and locally at shows such as Cannes, AdFest, Spikes Asia, One Show, Clio, LIA, Kidlat, and more – but has no plans to rest on her laurels. After all, she believes life is too short for half-assed attempts, always give it your best shot.

    Roshan Nandwani

    Chief Strategy Officer
    BBDO Guerrero

    A native digital marketer who takes on a more progressive and business oriented mindset to creative and digital strategy.

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