WELCOME TO THE AGENCY STAGE

Take a glimpse inside the offices and lives of our creative community from around the world with agency tours, panels, workshops and networking focused on agency culture and what you can do to inspire your teams.

AGENCY STAGE SCHEDULE 

8:30AM
Portfolio Building with Camilla Ciappina
8:30am-9:00 am
Agency Stage
Your portfolio is like your business card. It's the way you make a first impression and tell your story, whether you're a student or a CCO. Join us for a chat a... See More
12:00PM
VMLY&R
VMLY&R
Agency Session
12:00pm-1:00 pm
Agency Stage
Employee resource groups (ERGs) have the power to enable employees to bring their whole selves to work. VMLY&R is excited to have a panel discussion with curren... See More
4:00PM
McCann "The Magic Where Brands and Entertainment Meet"
McCann "The Magic Where Brands and Entertainment Meet"
Agency Session
Perry Fair
Global Executive Creative Director and Director of Entertainment, McCann
4:00pm-5:00 pm
Agency Stage
The Magic Where Brands and Entertainment Meet
5:00PM
Hosted by Zambezi
Hosted by Zambezi
Agency Session
5:00pm-6:00 pm
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
6:00PM
Hosted by Droga5
Hosted by Droga5
Agency Session
6:00pm-7:00 pm
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
7:00PM
Leadership with James Kinney
Leadership with James Kinney
Tea Chat
James Kinney
Global Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer & Chief People Officer, Ogilvy NA
7:00pm-7:30 pm
Agency Stage
Start and finish your day with a dose of inspiration with our Coffee and Tea Chat series. This is an opportunity to connect and network with like-minded creativ... See More
8:30AM
Mentorship with Alejandro Canciobello
Mentorship with Alejandro Canciobello
Coffee Chat
Alejandro Canciobello
SVP Creative Director, Moon Rabbit
8:30am-9:00 am
Agency Stage
Start your day with a dose of inspiration with our Coffee and Tea Chat series. This is an opportunity to connect and network with like-minded creative professio... See More
9:00AM
Hosted by MadeBrave
Hosted by MadeBrave
Agency Session
9:00am-10:00 am
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
12:00PM
Big Space Ship "Creating a value-based culture"
12:00pm-1:00 pm
Agency Stage
Big Spaceship was founded on four values: Take care of each other, collaborate inside and out, speak up (no silent disagreement), and produce amazing work. Thes... See More
2:00PM
VPB "How Embracing What You Don't Know Can Actually Lead to Your Best Work."
2:00pm-3:00 pm
Agency Stage
Creative teams often approach assignments with an idea of where they want to go. However, this inspiration may be (unknowingly) limited by personal experiences ... See More
4:00PM
Arnold "Safe to Be Brave"
Arnold "Safe to Be Brave"
Agency Session
Panel Discussion
James Bray, Sara Goldsmith, Jasmine Reyes, Michael Tennant
4:00pm-5:00 pm
Agency Stage
Environments that put humans first and hold a safe space for their unique perspectives is where truly brave thinking thrives. Join us for a conversation with A... See More
6:00PM
Martin "Career Acceleration > Career Development"
6:00pm-7:00 pm
Agency Stage
Everyone entering the advertising and marketing business seeks a rewarding career with a clear pathway to growth. Today’s emerging copywriters are tomorrow’s ex... See More
8:30AM
Working From Home with Emma Greenwood
Working From Home with Emma Greenwood
Coffee Chat
Emma Greenwood
Strategy Director, I&CO
8:30am-9:00 am
Agency Stage
The global pandemic has upended the way we work and stay creative. Let's share tips, resources, strategies for finding inspiration when your environment doesn’t... See More
9:00AM
Hosted by Jones Knowles Ritchie
9:00am-10:00 am
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
11:00AM
Hosted by 22 Squared
Hosted by 22 Squared
Agency Session
Panel Discussion
Janis Middelton, Jason Roberts, Ashely Kincade, Haley Kochersperger, Gillian Permuy
11:00am-12:00 pm
Agency Stage
Your Perspective is Your Power Impacting Great Work with Great Culture
1:00PM
Hosted by  Zulu Alpha Kilo
Hosted by Zulu Alpha Kilo
Agency Session
1:00pm-2:00 pm
Agency Stage
Take a look inside the creative culture of Zulu Alpha Kilo.
5:00PM
Cactus "Bike Sex, Fake Doctors & Body Music"
5:00pm-6:00 pm
Agency Stage
Developing work that’s unexpected, insightful, and compelling - a discussion with Norm Shearer (CCO) and Brian Watson (ECD) of Denver’s Cactus, highlighting the... See More
7:00PM
Networking with Laura Mignott (Clone)
7:00pm-7:30 pm
Agency Stage
Networking is one of the best resources for career development and success but the pandemic lockdown has made it much more difficult. Let's share techniques to ... See More
8:30AM
Parenthood with Hira Mohimbullah (Clone)
Parenthood with Hira Mohimbullah (Clone)
Coffee Chat
Hira Mohibullah
Executive Creative Director, BBDO Pakistan
8:30am-9:00 am
Agency Stage
Working parents in adland face a balancing act of managing both their fast-paced career and raising their children. Join us for this community-building chat abo... See More
11:00AM
Hosted by FCB
Hosted by FCB
Agency Session
11:00am-12:00 pm
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
1:00PM
Mekanism: Why representation matters in the workplace.
Mekanism: Why representation matters in the workplace.
Agency Session
Panel Discussion
Michael Zlatoper, Amanda Speer, Chris Wade
1:00pm-2:00 pm
Agency Stage
Advertising makes a powerful difference when it comes to the discussion of brand representation. Brands have the opportunity to make a real impact by featuring ... See More
3:00PM
Day One "Earning it on TikTok, Instagram"
Day One "Earning it on TikTok, Instagram"
Agency Session
Panel Discussion
Irene Krahling, Adaobi Ugoagu, Taylor Lott
3:00pm-4:00 pm
Agency Stage
In this session you'll learn from Day One Agency's Irene Krahling, Adaobi Ugoagu and Taylor Lott how to stop your audience in their scroll with stories that ear... See More
5:00PM
Hosted by Barbarian
Hosted by Barbarian
Agency Session
5:00pm-6:00 pm
Agency Stage
Session Details to be announced soon.
7:00PM
Tea Chat with Mandie van der Merwe (Clone)
Tea Chat with Mandie van der Merwe (Clone)
Tea Chat
Mandie van der Merwe
Executive Creative Director, M&C Saatchi Sydney
7:00pm-7:30 pm
Agency Stage
Start and finish your day with a dose of inspiration with our Coffee and Tea Chat series. This is an opportunity to connect and network with like-minded creativ... See More
3:00PM
Selling Non-Traditional Ideas with Jenny Nicholson (Clone)
Selling Non-Traditional Ideas with Jenny Nicholson (Clone)
Tea Chat
Jenny Nicholson
Executive Director, Brand Experience, McKinney
3:00pm-3:30 pm
Agency Stage
Too many breakthrough ideas never make it out of a Google deck. Want to make it more likely that your work will make it out into the world? Let's talk about pro... See More
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COFFEE CHATS

Start and finish your day with a dose of inspiration with our Coffee and Tea Chat series. This is an opportunity to connect and network with like-minded creative professionals in a casual, virtual environment. These 30 minute, round-table sessions are led by respected and passionate facilitators on topics designed to spark conversation and knowledge-sharing.

LEADING THE COFFEE CHATS

SVP Creative Director
Moon Rabbit
Founder
Pimp My Portfolio
Strategy Director
I&CO
Global Chief Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Officer & Chief People Officer
Ogilvy NA
CEO
dflash
Executive Creative Director
BBDO Pakistan
Executive Director, Brand Experience
McKinney
Executive Creative Director
M&C Saatchi Sydney

AGENCY ALL ACCESS SESSIONS

LEADING THE AGENCY ALL ACCESS SESSIONS

SVP Executive Director of Multi Cultural and Inclusion Strategy
22Squared
VP Creative Director
22Squared
VP HR Director Associarte Director of Diversity
22Squared
Senior Art Director
22Squared
VP Management Supervisor
22Squared
ECD
Arnold
Assoc. Producer
Arnold
Founder of Curiosity Lab
Arnold
CD
Arnold
ECD
Barbarian
Managing Director
Barbarian
Assoc. Director
Barbarian
CEO
Big Spaceship
CCO
Cactus
ECD
Cactus
Associate Director of Story
Day One
Senior Digital Strategist
Day One
Senior Creative Strategist
Day One
Global HR Director
Jones Knowles Ritchie
Head of Voice
Jones Knowles Ritchie
Director of Brand Purpose Communications
Martin
Global Executive Creative Director and Director of Entertainment
McCann
Partner & Chief Operating Officer
Mekanism
Director of Talent
Mekanism
Director of Creator Force
Mekanism
Chief Culture Officer
The Martin Agency
Senior Director Creative and Brand
UKG
Head of Strategy
VBP
Creative Director
VBP
Creative Director
Zambezi