New York City, September 14-19th, 2008


Monday, September 15


9:00 AM                              Nick Brien, CEO, MediaBrands   


1:15 PM                              Eudes Delafon, Founder, MD, Director of Research, RECMA 


2:45 PM                              Tom Bernardin, CEO, Leo Burnett/ARC


6:00 PM                              Gaston Legorburu, SVP, Chief Creative Officer, Sapient




Tuesday, September 16


8:30 AM                              Tom Harrison, Chairman & CEO, Diversified Agency Services

                                         Karen Zahorsky, President, Development, DAS

                                                   Tom Preece, CEO, CPM

                                                   Andy Restivo, President & CEO, Creative Channel Services

                                                   Lee Carpenter, Chairman & CEO, Design Forum

                                                   Kirsty Fuller, Co-Founder, CEO, Flamingo

                                                   Jack Anderson, CEO, Creative Director, Hornall Anderson

                                                   Vanessa Hartnoll, President & CEO (North Am.), Impetus Consulting

                                                   Jeremy Pagden, Worldwide CEO, Integer

                                                   Reuben Steiger, CEO, Millions of US

                                                   David Scholes, President & CEO, Targetbase

                                                   Dan Belmont, President, The Marketing Arm



2:00 PM                              Panel:  “Digital First & Foremost”


                                                   Jerry Canning, Regional Manager, Google

                                         Jane Barratt, Director, Sapient Interactive

                                         Reuben Hendell, Global CEO MRM

                                         Russel Wohlwerth, Partner, ARK Advisors

                                         Peter Cowie, Partner, Oystercathers

                                         Moderated by Ellie Parpis, Creative Editor, AdWeek



3:45 PM                            Paul Price, Global President, Rapp Collins Worldwide




Wednesday, September 17



9:00 AM                              Pitch Breakers vs. Pitch Makers

                                         Cleve Langton, author of New Business Lessons from Madison Avenue


11:00 AM                            Robert Greenberg, CEO, R/GA



 1:30 PM                             Michael Roth, Chairman & CEO, Interpublic Group


6:00 PM                              David Jones, CEO, Euro RSCG



Thursday, September 18


9:00 AM                              Jack Klues, Co-CEO, Vivaki


11:15 AM                            Reuben Hendell, CEO, MRM Worldwide



2:30 PM                              The AdForum Debate

                                         Moderated by Alison Fahey, Editor, AdWeek





Friday, September 19


9:15 AM                              Power Games in Digital Advertising

                                          Michael Kassan, Principal, Media Link LLC


11:00 AM                            Elizabeth Ross, CEO, Tribal DDB Worldwide


12:30 AM                            Chuck Brymer, CEO, DDB Worldwide