In the Cannes Lions promo and activation shortlist the judging rules are simple: they're judged on 20% strategy; 30% idea; 20% execution; and 30% impact & results. The rules regarding scam ads are also simple, spec ads are not allowed.
Restless young ad-pups are probably up at dawn today as this is the first day of The One Show's creative week, which means there's portfolio reviews in the morning and afternoon, and an awards ceremony at the Metropolitan Pavilion in the evening.
Ad Stars are calling all creative professionals aged under-30 to apply for the 2016 “New Stars AD competition" in Busan, Korea, which is a competition designed to help young creative professionals master the art of advertising.
The School of Communication Arts 2.0 has launched its scholarship competition 'Spectacular Failures.' There are three scholarships to win here. But in order to do it, you must fail. That's right. You must be the Don Quixote of advertising.