International heavyweights to speak at the Loeries seminar

Alex Schill, Global Chief Creative Officer of Serviceplan Gruppe

This year, the Loeries Judging migrates to Cape Town’s iconic City Hall and becomes part of Creative Week CT (15 to 23 September).  The week includes a seminar on Friday 21 September, which promises to inspire its audience with insights from a selection of top global brand leaders – including the Loeries four international jury chairmen.

The seminar is a fantastic opportunity for agencies and marketers to hear about the latest trends in brand communication from international leaders.

The full-day seminar is open to everyone and tickets can be purchased from the Loeries website ( Seminar tickets are exclusively for the seminar and do not include access to the award ceremonies nor other functions during Creative Week Cape Town.

Seminar Speakers:

Chris Lee, Creative Director of Asylum Singapore

TV & Radio Chairman: Tony Granger, Global Chief Creative Officer of Young & Rubicam

Direct, PR & Live Events Chairman: Alex Schill, Global Chief Creative Officer of Serviceplan Gruppe

Print Communication Chairman: David Nobay, Creative Director of Droga5 Australia

Design Chairman: Chris Lee, Creative Director of Asylum Singapore

Seminar Details

Venue: City Hall, Cape Town
Date: Friday 21 September 2012
Time: All day (times to be announced)
Registration: Thursday 20 & Friday 21 September
Standard tickets: R500
Student tickets: R150

Standard ticket bookings should be made directly at Student tickets should be booked with the Loeries office (contact or 011 326 0304).

Additional speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.

David Nobay, Creative Director of Droga5 Australia

Travelling Exhibition Venues and Dates

Dates to remember:

OpenWindow School of Visual Communication 9 – 19 May 2012
Vega, Johannesburg     4 – 9 June 2012
Markex, Sandton     12 – 14 June 2012
Concept Interactive, Cape Town    16 – 20 July 2012
Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, PE 6 – 15 August 2012
Tshwane University of Technology, Pretoria  27 – 31 August 2012
Stellenbosch Academy of Design & Photography 8 – 12 October 2012
Oliewenhuis Museum, Bloemfontein   29 October – 2 November 2012

Important Loerie dates to diarise:

Migrate magazine – issue 14
Available at Exclusive Books & CNA stores

33rd Loeries printed Annual
Available at Exclusive Books, Pulp Books & the Loeries website

Call for Entries Open: 15 March 2012
Entry Deadline: 31 May 2012


Tony Granger, Global Chief Creative Officer of Young & Rubicam

Entries to The 34th Annual Loerie Awards are now open and can be submitted at Both the entry deadline and eligibility period have been extended until 15 June - work received after the original deadline of 31 May will receive a 5% late fee. All work flighted or launched by 15 June 2012 is eligible for entry. All Loerie winners will be announced at the awards ceremonies at the CTICC on Saturday 22 and Sunday 23 September. Tickets for the awards may be booked via the Loeries website, where further information on entry guidelines, judging procedures, the Seminar, accommodation bookings and Tempest car hire specials can also be found.

Migrate magazine – issue 15
May 2012

Judging Week in Cape Town
17 – 20 September 2012

Loeries Seminar in Cape Town
21 September 2012

The 34th Annual Loerie Awards at the CTICC
22 & 23 September 2012

Migrate magazine – issue 16
November 2012

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For more information please contact:

Michelle Barrett
Media & Operations Manager
The Loerie Awards
+27 (0)11 326 0304

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