Creative and media agencies, media strategists, advertisers and media can submit their media projects for the Sempler Awards competition until the 7th of November, 2016.
The Sempler Awards competition for the best media strategy in the Adriatic region that takes place during the regional media trends conference SEMPL will be organised for the fourteenth time. Creative and media agencies, media strategists, advertisers and media have an opportunity to submit their media projects in nine categories and compete for the Golden Sempler Awards and the main prize Grand Sempler Award.
The nine-member international Sempler Award jury, led by Nikola Bubanj, CEO of Grey Adriatic & Balkans, will assess the submitted entries in nine categories, as follows: strategic use of the media mix, innovative use of the communication channel, best targeted campaign, best experiential campaign, best use of the digital world, best social media campaign, best use of mobile, best use of data or research initiative and best new media/media format.
Entries can be submitted in one or more of the above categories on the SEMPL website until the 7th of November 2016 at midnight.
The Sempler Awards winners will be revealed at the end of the first day of the media trends conference SEMPL, which will take place on the 24th and 25th of November 2016 in Portorož, Slovenia.
Last year, there were 34 finalists for the Sempler Awards, among them 25 media projects from Slovenia, 6 from Serbia and 3 from Croatia. The Grand Sempler Award for the best media strategy of the year was awarded to Imago Ogilvy from Croatia for the “A Consonant for Life” campaign created for the Croatian Transplant Association. Other winners from the last year can be viewed here.
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Eight Golden Awards and the Grand Prix award were awarded at the fourteenth competition at the regional Sempler Awards competition. Slovenian creative agency Luna\TBWA won the Grand Sempler for the best media strategy of the year for the campaign "Laško Duel", which was created and executed for Pivovarna Laško Union.
A nine-member international jury for the fourteenth Sempler Awards Competition for the best media strategies of the year selected 34 finalists from all the entries. 25 shortlisted entries are from Slovenia, 4 from Croatia, 3 from Serbia and 2 from Bosnia and Herzegovina.