Malaysia appointed to host APPIES APAC 2022!

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Yes you read it right – Malaysia will be hosting the long awaited and highly acclaimed APPIES Asia Pacific 2022, making it the first Regional Marketing Awards show to be hosted by Malaysia to showcase the best across the Asia Pacific!

Recognizing and celebrating the most brilliant and inspirational ideas in marketing communications – APPIES Asia Pacific is a festival of the best marketing ideas.

APPIES Asia Pacific is an annual event that presents a rare opportunity for creative, media, digital and marketing agencies or brands to present their best campaigns to the industry.

Despite hosting this event virtually due to the ongoing battle against COVID-19, this is the only event in the region where Live Presentations meets Live Judging.

Similar to TED Talks, APPIES is the chance for great presenters with outstanding work to show it off to some of the region’s most important industry leaders.

This year’s winners will receive Gold, Silver or Bronze trophies for 10 categories, and 7 special Best of Best categories (red trophies) that require no submissions!

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“Only outstanding campaigns that have a unique marketing success story will go on to win the APPIES Gold or Silver trophies.”

Professor Harmandar Singh, Organizing Chairman, APPIES APAC

The Council for APPIES Asia Pacific consists of Professor Harmandar Singh as the Organizing Chairman, and Adam Wee Abdullah, Chief Marketing Officer of Manulife Insurance Berhad, as the Advisor.

Download your entry kit here.

“What sets The APPIES apart from other events is that each featured campaign is presented Live by the brand marketers and campaign creators themselves before a panel of judges and an industry audience. Only outstanding campaigns that have a unique marketing success story will go on to win the APPIES Gold or Silver trophies,” said Professor Harmandar Singh, Organizing Chairman of APPIES Asia Pacific, and Regional Publisher of MARKETING Magazine.

For more details on the categories and submission, please visit

Here’s a look at the star studded panel of confirmed Judges for the event:

Ms Goh Shu Fen
Jury President, APPIES Asia Pacific 2022
President of the Association of Advertising & Marketing Singapore (AAAMS)
Principal & Co-Founder of R3 Worldwide
Datuk Lai Shu Wei
Chief Marketing & Sales Officer
Sime Darby Property Berhad
Santharuban T. Sundaram
Advend Group of Companies
(Atlas Vending Pte Ltd)
Dhiren Amin
Chief Marketing Officer, Asia
The Kraft Heinz Company
Pan Huiyan
Regional Marketing Lead
Foo Siew Ting
Chief Marketing Officer –
Greater Asia
Harikumar Rajasekharan
Asia Pacific Head of Digital Communications and Social Media, Vice President
Deutsche Bank Singapore
Shiyan Jayaweera
Head of Marketing
Lion Brewery
Sri Lanka
Aashim Malhotra
Dole Packaged Foods
Eugene Lee
Regional Director of Marketing (Asia)
Angelina Villanueva
Marketing Director
KFC Asia
Hazlina Dayangku
Regional Head Of Marketing & Brand Strategy
Samsonite Singapore
Aseem Puri
Unilever Korea
Agatha Yap
VP – Marketing


Akira Mitsumasu
VP Global Marketing
Japan Airlines

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