Five Key Takeouts: Marketing in a polarised world The World Media Group kicked off the first of three sessions in partnership with the Washington Post this morning in Cannes discussing the value of trusted journalism in 2024. World Media Group CEO Jamie Credland chaired the discussion with a panel featuring Joanna Wiseman-Souza, VP of Global […]

The World Media Group hosted its annual Innovation Forum this week, where the organisations creating the very latest publishing, ad-tech and insight solutions came together to share their knowledge with World Media Group members. It was noteworthy  that three of the five companies presenting this year were offering solutions to help publishers to diversify their […]

The World Media Group hosted its annual Agency Advisory Board this week, where a group of senior agency executives shared best practice and discussed the topics affecting the media  industry. This year’s session began with a discussion about Creative Solutions with a panel of experts from three of the World Media Group members’ Content Studios. […]

6 things you need to know about generative AI The World Media Group hosted its latest Smart Briefing yesterday with a panel of AI experts distilling the reality from the hype. Chaired by Economist Impact’s Emma Winchurch-Beale, the panel included Jeremy Kahn, AI Editor at Fortune, Elena Corchero, Director of Emerging Tech and Innovation at […]

The World Media Group hosted a post-Cannes wrap event last night at The Adelphi in London, giving the audience a taste of what went on at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity this year. The panel, chaired by Hannah Last, Sales Director UK at The Economist, included Mark Bembridge, CEO Smartology; Arif Durrani, Director, [...]
The World Media Group hosted a panel in Cannes with Amir Malik, Managing Director, Digital Transformation Accenture and Evan Bretos, Director, Newsroom at The Washington Post discussing the implications Generative AI may have on trust and truth in marketing. Emma Winchurch-Beale, Executive Director, Insider, chaired the discussion, quizzing our experts on issues such as: How [...]
The 21st edition of the World Press Freedom Index is released today by Reporters Without Borders (RSF). The Index sheds light on major and often radical changes linked to political, social and technological upheavals. According to the 2023 World Press Freedom Index, which evaluates the environment for journalism in 180 countries and territories and is [...]
At this year’s CIM Financial Services Marketing Leaders’ Summit, Alison Harbert, Marketing Director, Investec was joined by Nicky Owen, Head of Strategic Sustainability Marketing at Standard Chartered and Santosh Sethumadhavan, ex Global Head of B2B Marketing Programmes at HSBC for a discussion about how the rise of ESG and ESG marketing has changed marketers’ content [...]
The Future of Work in Advertising: Key Takeouts The World Media Group hosted its latest Smart Briefing this week, a discussion around what the future of work looks like for the advertising industry. Chaired by Spriha Srivastava, UK Bureau Chief & International Executive Editor, Insider, the debate covered many of the issues keeping leaders up at [...]