Do you have the same questions about Malaysia's media conundrum?

January 30, 2018
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If you have the same questions as these industry professionals, you may benefit from the Malaysian Media Conference on February 8.
“How is AI going to affect media buying and how are media agencies striving to stay relevant with this growing threat?”
Regional Lead, Multimedia Platform enterprise
“Media Prima Digital’s new acquisitions, Blaze from Astro, Newspaper Groups coming together in a consortium; what would be the landscape of digital in 5 years time in Malaysia?”
Founder, New Age Media Technology Company
“Media agencies and media owners sometimes compete for the same client and tasks. Are media platforms surviving by killing the hands that feed them?”
CEO of Global Creative Agency Network
“What is the progress of a single TV measurement currency by Astro, Media Prima, RTM, MSA, Nielsen, Kantar and 4As? It has been years of talking and discussing…and the TV industry is suffering.”
Seasoned marketing veteran
“What are the new performance metrics that are important to clients? Are GRPs, Reach, OTS, etc., still the primary measures clients expect media agencies to deliver on?”
CEO of Global media Specialist Network
“In the age of duopoly with Google and Facebook, how does the media agency model cope?”
Senior Media Professional
“Over USD7 billion is wasted on global online ad fraud a year, but why is it not a priority by agencies moving forward?”
VP of Marketing at leading telco company
Perhaps these speakers can answer all our questions:
1. Bala Pomaleh – CEO for Malaysia, IPG Mediabrands
2. Damien Cummings – Chief Executive Officer, Peoplewave Singapore
3. Gaurav Bhasin – CEO,
4. Lee Lim Meng – Marketing Director, L’Oréal Malaysia
5. Linda Hassan – Head of Marketing for Malaysia & Singapore, Domino’s
6. Marc Woo – Country Business Head, Google Malaysia
7. Mohd Adam Wee Abdullah – Group Chief Marketing Officer, CIMB Group
8. Prashant Kumar – Senior Partner, ENTROPIA
9. Ranganathan Somanathan – CEO for Malaysia & Singapore, Omnicom Media Group
10. Ridhuan Sidek – Chief Digital & Marketing Officer, Astro
11. Santharuban Thurai Sundaram – Vice President for Marketing, Etika Holdings
12. Spencer Lee – Head of Commercial, AirAsia Berhad
13. Tai Kam Leong – Head of Branding & Partnerships, Maxis
14. Timothy Johnson – Senior VP of Marketing, INTI International University & Colleges
15. Tom Hogg – Managing Director, Trade Indy Malaysia
Date: 8 February, 2018 (Thursday)
Venue: Sime Darby Convention Centre, Bukit Kiara, Kuala Lumpur.
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Join us at TGV Cinemas 1 Utama and gain creative, marketing and advertising insights from the industry’s finest. MARKETING is organizing a screening and creative forum that feature the best of Cannes Lions 2018.

Get inspired by how creativity is a force for business growth, positive change and the greater good of society. Take away key learnings from the winners and discover future trends you can use in your work. The MC2 Awards 2018 winners presentation will also be held at the same event, followed by drinks and a light dinner buffet.

  • Joe Pullos – Director, Spikes Asia festival
  • Ted Lim – Chief Creative Officer, Dentsu Asia-Pacific + Cannes Lions Jury President 2017
  • Gigi Lee – Chief Creative Officer, TBWA\KL (who is also part of the Cannes Lions Jury)
  • Rajay Singh – Founder, Directors Think Tank

Date: 28 January, 2019 (Monday)
Time: 4.30pm – 10.30pm
Venue: TGV Cinemas 1 Utama

For more information, call Ruby or Amira at 03-7726 2588. You can also email them at or Or better yet, book your seat now via online registration here.