Dubai Lynx International Advertising Festival

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The Dubai Lynx International Festival of Creativity is the Middle East and North Africa region’s (MENA) annual must-attend event for the advertising and communications industry to learn, be inspired, network and celebrate. The Dubai Lynx Awards honour the region’s best work in advertising.

The 2015 Festival takes place from 8 to 10 March at the Madinat Jumeirah, Dubai and once again will bring together an superb line-up of international speakers to address the region's creative community.

Dubai Lynx is part of the Lions Festivals stable, which includes Cannes Lions, Spikes Asia, Eurobest and the Asia Effectiveness Awards. The Festival and Awards are produced in partnership with Motivate, with the support of Dubai Media City (DMC) and in association with the UAE Chapter of the International Advertising Association (IAA).[1]

A Meeting Of Creative Minds

Dubai Lynx delegates typically include a regional and international mix of art directors, creatives, copywriters, media agency executives, account managers, agency heads, producers, publishers, broadcasters, directors and chief officers.

Clients are increasingly discovering the benefits of attending Dubai Lynx. The event gives clients an opportunity to connect with the creative community and gain useful advertising insights for their own campaigns.

Opportunities For Young Talent

Young talent is actively nurtured and encouraged at Dubai Lynx through the Young Creative competitions and the Leo Burnett Lynx Academy. Subsidised Festival packages are available for students, young creatives and young marketers. There are a number of exciting new competitions happening this year, visit the Talent & Training section to find out more.

The Dubai Lynx Awards

The Dubai Lynx Awards honour and celebrate MENA’s best work in creative advertising. The work is adjudicated by international juries during the Festival and the winners are announced at the Awards ceremony at the Madinat Arena, Madinat Jumeirah on 11 March 2015.[2]

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