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Flamingo's panel explored a number of ways in which the world is creating movements and frameworks for positive change.

How to stay positive in a world going to sh*t

9 October 2019

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We got together with ITV to celebrate some of the most persuasive thinking outlined in the APG's 'Eat Your Greens' compendium of fact-based marketing thinking. 

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The Power of Emotion

4 June 2019

Cat Wiles, Richard Martin and Paul Phillips talked to us about their experiences and gave some useful tips and advice for dealing with Mental Health in the workplace.

Resilience & Mental Wellbeing

27 February 2019

The panel discussed the characteristics of transformational thinking, the themes that emerged from last year’s winners, and the techniques any brand could use to move beyond the conventions of its competition.

APG Awards 2017 Judges Tell All

11 April 2018

Successful soaps feel like a recipe for great communications, so what can brands can learn from them?

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How do you tell stories that grip the nation?

6 September 2017

A morning for planners and strategists who tested their skills in using raw data and trends to develop fast and interesting strategic approaches.

Fast Strategy

13 June 2017

A session exploring different 'flavours' of strategy and the diverse ways that planners and strategists can forge a career.

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Careers in Strategy

29 June 2016

The evening was chaired by James Parsons and featured Jane Lingham and Kirsty Fuller speaking on behalf of 'love' and Laurence Green and Mark Murray on behalf of Byron Sharp's principle that brand growth is driven by penetration.

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Great, profitable, growth-generating brands: What's love got to do with it?

16 June 2015

In broadcasting, the barriers and opportunities thrown up by new technology are just as acute as in the rest of the commercial communication worlds.

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Planning in Broadcasting

15 November 2012

Dave Trott's approach to advertising combines everything from the tough New York “punch-on-the-nose” approach, to philosophy and lateral thinking.

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The Art of Persuasion

4 May 2010

Kevin Chesters, CSO at Ogilvy has crunched TED2019 and come up with a blinder of presentation with highlights and themes from this year’s brain box festival.

Ted 2019 in 60 mins with Kev Chesters

6 August 2019

People often ask where a career in planning can take them, so we thought we would try and answer that question, by getting together a huddle of brilliant agency planners who have spread their wings into new areas.

How do you make people healthier?

7 May 2019

Strategic insight agency Flamingo launched its latest piece of proprietary research: on Generation Z and their expanding notions of authority.

 

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Gen Z: Redefining Authority

19 September 2018

Speakers: Andy Davidson, Laura Roberts, Desirée Lopez and Guido Orgs

How to Turn Uncertainty into Advantage

1 November 2017

Kevin Chesters, CSO at Ogilvy has crunched TED2017 and come up with a blinder of presentation with highlights and themes from this year’s brain box festival.

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Ted 2017 in 60 Minutes

19 July 2017

We teamed up with The Guardian to do an iconoclastic review of Cannes 2016, probing the winners and the ones that maybe should have won...

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APG & The Guardian on Cannes 2016

20 July 2016

A session exploring different 'flavours' of strategy and the diverse ways that planners and strategists can forge a career.

Provocation & Brand Reinvention

28 January 2016

Familiarise yourself with the latest suite of tools that provide access to the vast amounts of data held by Google.

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Get your hands dirty with Google tools

23 October 2014

Science and consumer thinking evolve. New models emerge explaining how and why consumers do what they do, and new techniques arise to understand them.

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Head, Heart or Herd

6 October 2010

John Grant discussed how by harnessing new technology and social media consumers can take an active part in shaping brands, culture and society

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Pro Social Media Event

14 April 2010

Matt Tanter in conversation with David Pemsel, CEO of The Guardian Media Group.

How to turn around a business by putting people at the heart of the strategy

10 July 2019

We asked Phoebe Smith & Prof Hugh Selsick to talk about the reasons why sleeplessness can become a problem, how it relates to your overall mental health, and give practical tips for getting a better sleep regime.

How better sleep makes you more resilient

15 April 2019

Kevin Chesters, CSO at Ogilvy has crunched TED2018 and come up with a blinder of presentation with highlights and themes from this year’s brain box festival.

Ted 2018 in 60 Minutes

24 July 2018

If you could take a 30 second test that told you what medical conditions you will face in later life, would you?

Is too much data bad for our health?

20 September 2017

A retrospective take on Cannes Lions and a panel of speakers and experts review those that won and those that just missed out at the world's greatest festival of creativity.

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APG & The Guardian on Cannes 2017

18 July 2017

This event featured a panel of experts and practitioners with extensive experience in the field who debated the power of culture for social good.

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The Power of Culture for Social Good

7 July 2016

A discussion on what behavioural science and neuroscience have revealed about how people’s choices and behaviour are driven by non-conscious instincts.

Lunch with Matthew Willcox

3 July 2015

A look into the impact of system 1 and system 2 thinking on how we choose and buy brands

Visual Futures

14 October 2014

Professor Gemma Calvert talked about the theory and application of neuroscience, particularly in the area of brands and marketing.

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Neuroscience & Marketing

15 September 2010