May 16, 2014

Photos: 43rd IAA World Congress in Beijing

1300 delegates from 45 countries participated in the 43rd IAA World Congress, held from 8 through 10 May at the China National Convention Centre (CNCC) in Beijing. The International Advertising Association (IAA) and China Advertising Association (CAA) issued 'The Beijing Declaration', which promotes an "honorable and socially responsible" advertising industry now and in the future, at the conclusion of the congress.

May 15, 2014

Michael Lee talks about IAA China honour

BEIJING - Saatchi & Saatchi Greater China CEO Michael Lee took home the award for outstanding contribution to the advertising industry in China at the 43rd International Advertising Association (IAA) World Congress, making him the only Chinese winner (alongside Miles Young and Serge Dumont).

May 12, 2014

To catch up with consumers, industry must erase old thinking: IAA World Congress

BEIJING - The consensus at the 43rd annual International Advertising Association World Congress was that the evolution of advertising goes well beyond the impact of 'shiny new technology', requiring companies to innovate and break out of outmoded thinking patterns.

May 11, 2012

IAA cancels 2012 World Congress due to Olympics and 75th Anniversary

GLOBAL - The International Advertising Association's executive committee has decided to cancel the 2012 World Congress in Vienna.

Nov 29, 2011

IAA names new president and executive director

GLOBAL - Deborah Malone, founder of advertising, publishing and events house The Internationalist, has been named president and executive director of the International Advertising Association (IAA).

Nov 16, 2010

Michael Lee steps down as executive director of IAA

GLOBAL - Executive director of the International Advertising Association Michael Lee has decided not to renew his contract with the worldwide organisation comprising of over 4,000 members.