Pattaya, Thailand– Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall was abuzzed with excitement from March 6-8, 2014 as delegates from all over the Asia-Pacific region and the Middle East converged once again in its massive halls for the return of the dynamic ADFEST 2014.
Founded in 1988, ADFEST is an annual advertising festival that celebrates and raises the standards of creativity designed to promote and recognize creative excellence while at the same time providing a unique learning opportunity for participants through seeing the best works, listening to inspiring speakers, and exchanging ideas.
This year, one of the advertising industry’s most anticipated events brought together a group of experts that have successfully co-created with others. Under the theme “Co-Create the Future”, delegates had the chance to experience live feeds, innovative workshops and collaborative sessions with networking events that provided plenty of chances to meet new acquaintances in the region.
High profile personalities who inspired and enlightened in this year’s informative speaker sessions include Mr. Donald Gunn, the author and founder of The Gunn Report, Mr. Yoshi Matsuura, the Strategic Planning Director at TBWA Hakuhodo and R&D Director at Hakuhodo in Tokyo, Mr. Mark Beckhaus, the Director of Music and co-founder of Nylon Studios, Mr. Peter Grasse, the General Manager and Executive Producer of Curious Films and Mrs. Laura Jordan- Bambach, the President of D & AD.
Throughout the three day event, the huge exhibit halls, lobbies and meeting rooms of PEACH were all filled with artworks and innovative designs from various advertising professionals and agencies. It brought together a diverse range of gifted personalities from industry leaders chosen for their expertise and recognition to young and talented newbies who were eager to showcase their creativity through their exceptional works and designs.
“We always welcome the opportunity to be the host facility of a prominent event that brings great and creative minds from all over the Asia Pacific region and the Middle East together.“ Mr. Vitanart Vathanakul, the Executive Director of Royal Cliff Hotels Group said. “As the venue for ADFEST 2014, a significant occasion in a highly respected industry, we aimed to provide both our local and international clients with a world class experience topped with excellent service found only at PEACH. Our constant efforts in delivering exceptional service consistent with the constant upgrade of our facilities have enabled PEACH to live up once again to its global reputation of excellence making it a premier meeting and event destination in Southeast Asia.”
PEACH is a world-class multipurpose award winning convention facility under the flagship of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group. This highly rated convention centre is the perfect venue to hold any kind of event, and is able to accommodate up to 10,062 people theatre-style. For a truly remarkable and memorable event experience, PEACH offers an ideal location, modern facility and professional service to host a wide variety of engagements including international conferences, product launches, concerts, exhibitions, incentives, grand wedding celebrations and banquets.
Photo Caption: ADFEST 2014 delegates examining exhibits at the Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH)
Photo Caption: Promo and Media Exhibition at ADFEST 2014 at the Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH)
Photo Caption: Mr. Antonello Passa, General Manager of the Royal Cliff Hotels Group (left) presents the ‘Tree Planting Certificate’ to Chairman of the ADFEST Steering Committee Mr. Vinit Suraphongchai, (right) at the Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH).
Photo Caption: ADFEST 2014 Awards Night at the Pattaya Exhibition And Convention Hall (PEACH)