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Conference Schedule

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After being diagnosed with a rare form of ALS, Christina Mallon was determined to find creative solutions to adapt and thrive despite her condition. She has made it her life’s mission to champion inclusive design and strategies to provide more opportunities for those who are burdened by disabilities.

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4:45 PM 5:00 PM
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In today’s no-touch economy, McDonald’s Managing Director – Margot Torres talks about bravely adapting and embracing change. How can big brands such as McDonald’s create bigger impact in our society?

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5:30 PM 5:45 PM

In a culture that forgets so easily, how important is it to actively document and write about our culture? To insistently craft our stories so we may never forget who we are. In this talk, Raymond Ang muses about the power of writing to cure our national amnesia.

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5:45 PM 6:00 PM
6:00 PM 6:15 PM

It’s more than just ice cream! Pushing the idea of pleasure, Tomas Ostiglia dissects the powerful stories behind award-winning campaigns that redefined Magnum as a brand.

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6:45 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM 7:15 PM

How can companies prepare for the unknown? How can businesses remain resilient amidst tumultuous times? JC Valenzuela, CEO and founder of Propel Manila, looks to culture as the bedrock for businesses and people. It is the guiding force, the north star, that keeps companies strong and steadfast in this new normal. Is your company culture resilient enough to weather any storm?

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7:15 PM 7:45 PM

The pandemic’s been tough on everyone – especially on the little ones. Find out how we can best help our kids cope in a roundtable discussion, with invited child psychologist and parent-panelists.

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Can you be a successful art director when you’re visually impaired? Watch Morten Bonde shares how positive thinking, storytelling and imagination helped him overcome creative limitations.

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4:30 PM 4:45 PM

For John Maeda, data is the new tofu. But what does it mean in the context of a pandemic? Let’s watch him share his thoughts on how tech and design matters in a world with COVID-19.

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4:45 PM 5:00 PM

The need to come up with stories day after day is what makes our industry interesting and challenging at the same time. Inspired by One Thousand and One Nights, Ali Rez shares practical tips to keep those ideas flowing.

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5:00 PM 5:15 PM

Fascinating stories can be born out of everyday objects when told in a fresh way. In his talk, Daniel Sytsma shares how they came up with the award-winning idea of Road Tales.

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5:15 PM 5:30 PM
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Leeroy has worked on immersive, psychedelic, and arresting installations that tackled issues around the globe. In his talk, you will discover the greater role that art can play as a tool for social change.

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5:45 PM 6:00 PM
6:00 PM 6:15 PM

What the future holds for the movie industry is still a cliffhanger. But to veteran director and outspoken defender of Philippine cinema, Erik Matti, the big screen remains promising. Watch this to know what’s next for our local film industry.

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6:45 PM 7:00 PM
7:00 PM 7:15 PM

As partners in work, love and life, creative directors Kat and EJ share their winning formula to keep on going even when things aren’t falling into place. In this video, you’ll also discover how you can turn difficult situations into an inspiration.

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7:15 PM 7:30 PM
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2:00 PM 2:05 PM
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2:30 PM 2:45 PM

Cannes Lions Chairman recounts a call he received back in 2012. A call that led him to fly all the way to Ecuador to celebrate the country’s first-ever gold Lion. In this video, Phil talks about how one monumental win can move a nation.

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2:45 PM 3:00 PM

Executive Creative Directors Nadja and Nicholas talk about the taboos they sought and fought to break with their globally-awarded campaign, Wombstories. In this video, they impress on the power of storytelling in shedding light to often-ignored truths, and the importance of crafting better narratives about our shared human experiences.

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3:00 PM 3:15 PM
3:15 PM 3:30 PM

Jomike Tejido shares his process in crafting colorful stories and bringing characters to life during the lockdown. How do you keep your creative adrenaline while you’re stuck at home? His suggestion – make good art even in bad times.

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3:30 PM 3:45 PM
3:45 PM 4:00 PM
4:30 PM 4:45 PM
4:45 PM 5:00 PM

The Buy Local for Locals initiative started as a way for Patrick and Alexa Balo’s small business to cope during the pandemic. But as they nurtured an empowering community, they ended up creating thousands of success stories for Filipino entrepreneurs nationwide.

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5:00 PM 5:15 PM
5:15 PM 5:30 PM

The internet just can’t get enough of Mark Averilla! From his iconic catchphrases as Macoy Dubs to his portrayal of the pearl-donning Auntie Julie, his art of 60-second skits on Tiktok is pure genius.

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5:30 PM 5:45 PM
5:45 PM 6:00 PM

Here’s Enrico Santos sharing with us a perspective on what to expect as we welcome a new era of Philippine cinema.

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6:00 PM 6:15 PM

Let’s take a trip down memory lane with Interbrand CEO Daniel Binns! As he shows how branding has evolved through time, we hope to inspire you with ways on how your brand can leap from today’s challenges.

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