Mumbai: The Advertising Council of India (ACI) & The Advertising Club has announced the appointment of Sunil Kataria, Business head, Godrej Consumer Products as leader of the Indian delegation for the AdAsia Congress to be held in Bali. The 30th edition of the esteemed media and advertising awards organized bi-annually by the Asian Federation of Advertising Associations (AFAA) will see global marketing and creative industry practitioners be a part of the ideas exchange platform.
Making the announcement Mr. Srinivasan K Swamy, Vice Chairman, Asian Federation of Advertising Associations and a representative of The Advertising Council of India said “Ad Asia is a great forum for the Indian creative and media maestros to interact with other global practitioners on evolving industry trends. Having someone which such rich and versatile multi-functional and sectoral experience as Mr. Sunil Kataria lead the Indian delegation is sure to ensure that the India delegation plays an inspiring and impactful role at the congress”
Speaking about the appointment of Mr Sunil Kataria as the leader to the Indian delegation, Mr Raj Nayak, President – The Advertising Club said “India has been at the forefront of some ground breaking and high impact media campaigns. A coveted knowledge platform like Ad Asia 2017 is a great place to showcase the immersive and transformational work being done by the India media and advertising diaspora. With Sunil helming the Indian delegation, we are sure to receive the best representation at the form. Sunil with his in-depth understanding of the Indian market dynamics and global trends in sure to add significant value to the Indian delegation.”
Speaking about being nominated to lead the Indian delegation Mr, Sunil Kataria, Business Head, Godrej Consumer Products said “I am honored to be nominated to lead the Indian contingent to the prestigious congress. The forum is a great platform for the fraternity to network with global creative leads and jam on media and marketing trends in the new social paradigm that we are currently in. We hope to have significant Indian representation at the event and would hence urge maximum participation by corporates at the event.”
Ad Asia 2017, Bali is expected that witness close to 2000 executives from marketing companies, advertising agencies, and media organizations attend this landmark event from all around the Asia Pacific region. To be held between 7th and 10th of November, the awards is slated as the largest Asia Pacific regional event for marketing and advertising in 2017. The Advertising Council of India (ACI) & The Advertising club has also announced a special delegate fee applicable on early bird entries for India at US$ 870 per delegate as against the rate of US$ 1100. This discounted rate is applicable for registration done on AdAsia website before 15th September 2017. A limited number of rooms have been blocked for Indian delegates at Nusa Dua Beach Hotel & Spa at a special rate of US$ 142/night (inclusive of taxes and Breakfast for two), which is just a few minutes’ walk to the Convention Centre where the Congress is being held.