"Gamarjoba, genatsvale" is translated from Georgian as "Hello, my dear!" – remember this phrase, you will need it at the Ad Black Sea 2017 in Batumi, Georgia.

At the beginning of the summer it can be easily announced the event, which will be the key one for the creators in this autumn. The third International Advertising Festival Ad Black Sea, taking place on September 21-23, 2017, is now open for entries in 10 contests and about 80 categories. The first entry deadline with special prices is till 31 July on website adblacksea.com.

Ad Black Sea celebrates creativity with 10 dedicated contests:

A. FILM

B. FILM CRAFT

C. PRINT & PUBLISHING

D. OUT OF HOME

E. RADIO

F. DESIGN & BRANDING

G. DIGITAL & MOBILE

H. ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS

I. MEDIA

J. BRANDED CONTENT & VISUAL STORYTELLING

Entries will be judged by world-renowned advertising professionals from Europe, Asia, Ad Black Sea region and other countries to award the best in advertising. Ad Black Sea jury includes advertising specialists represents chairmen, founders, CEOs, creative directors of international communications agencies. They are winners of international festivals/contests and participants of the international jury teams of Cannes Lions, New York Festivals, ADC*E, Epica, etc.

Entries will be evaluated by 5 jury panels according to Contests:

1.  FILM, RADIO, PRINT & PUBLISHING JURY

2.  ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS, MEDIA, OUT OF HOME JURY

3.  DESIGN & BRANDING JURY

4.  DIGITAL & MOBILE JURY

5.  FILM CRAFT, BRANDED CONTENT & VISUAL STORYTELLING JURY

Please note, Ad Black Sea festival included in Georgian, Ukrainian, Russian, Belarusian creativity and craft rating.

Ad Black Sea fixed for Batumi a name of well-known meeting point of creative community. It became a great place for inspiration and new knowledge for professionals in advertising and communications.  Especially it can be proved by festival location – Batumi. Ancient history and modern architecture, the beautiful Black Sea, amazing sunsets and sunrises, its historical port, serene botanical garden, Seaside Boulevard, Georgian hospitality and excellent Georgian cuisine – all those things make an ideal place for Batumi creative event. 

Main festival location in Batumi is Sheraton Batumi Hotel. This is the place of participants’ registration, seminars and workshops from international leading experts in advertising, the entry exhibition and Awards Ceremony. Opening and closing parties, other events will be held in different places – a detailed program will be available closer to the date of the festival. Sheraton Batumi Hotel is located right in the heart of the city, just next to the famous Batumi Boulevard with its long promenades alongside the Black Sea beach and 5-10 minutes walking distance from the Old City.

Important dates:

The 1st entry deadline: 31 July 2017

The 2nd entry deadline: 31 August 2017

Last minute entry deadline: 8 September 2017

Buy a pass till 11 September 2017

Judging: 20-21 September 2017

Festival dates: 21-23 September 2017

Awards Ceremony: 23 September 2017


If you have any questions, please, contact organization committee by phone (0038044) 490-90-30 or via mail festival@vrk.org.ua – Kateryna Grabovskaya. adblacksea.com

Ad Black Sea is the best place for creative people to recharge their mind!

 

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