In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk; Mobile drives 27% of ecommerce in SEA; Sizmek looks to push viewability in SEA; and IAS appoints new APPIES head.
Grapeshot brings APAC languages to The Trade Desk
The UK-based ad tech vendor says it has integrated its language capabilities with The Trade Desk’s platform, offering the DSP’s clientele a seamless [...]
It was Cannes Lions last week, where the phrase ‘data and creativity’ (or variations thereof) was espoused by some of the industry’s biggest names. So much so, that this year saw the debut of Lions Innovation, a special event focusing on the fusion of tech, data, and how it can feed into creativity. ExchangeWire spoke with leading industry luminaries, on both sides of the spectrum, to assess if this is the case, or just lip service to impress clients?
The Echo Chamber is a regular column, penned by Ciaran O’Kane, on all things adtech, martech and programmatic.
Germany has two conferences focused exclusively on programmatic – one of which is a joint venture between ExchangeWire and Adzine, for full disclosure. Both have been going now for nearly five years. It’s quite incredible really given how slow the market has been in the area of automated buying and selling during that time, in Germany.
The volumes of inventory being traded this way remain [...]
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In this edition of Exchangewire’s Weekly European Roundup: Ad tech at Cannes; Rubicon announces mobile landmark; Jelli receives $21m cash injection; Authorities update fraud guidelines.
Ad tech at Cannes, but creativity still reigns supreme
The largest conference in the advertising industry was hosted in Cannes this week for the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, where the ad tech sector was also out in force, both in terms of sponsorship and headcount.
Here, the glamour gets turned ‘up to 11’, as celebrities [...]
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: MCN & AOL unveil programmatic TV marketplace; YuMe opens China offices with local partnerships; Southeast Asian group takes controlling stake in MediaQuark; China’s Madhouse gets BlueFocus funds; and Lazada inks deal with Neteven.
Australia’s MCN & AOL unveil programmatic TV marketplace
AOL Platforms and Multi Channel Network (MCN) have set up a programmatic private marketplace for television, as part [...]
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Campaigns comprising display and mobile ads should be developed together so retargeting can be carried out seamlessly; but differences in consumer experience must be addressed.
Yann Aïtbachir, PocketMath’s director of product development, said the mobile RTB ecosystem needed to consider user experience where consumer attention was shorter compared to the desktop user. The delivery of data also was reliant on mobile networks, which typically would be slower than wifi connections, depending on a country’s infrastructure.
These factors narrow the window of opportunity [...]
comScore & TubeMogul Partnership to Offer APAC Audience Verification; Dentsu Aegis Network Acquires Thailand's Flexmedia
In this weekly segment, ExchangeWire sums up key industry updates on ad tech from around the Asia-Pacific region – and in this edition: comScore & TubeMogul partner to offer APAC audience verification; Dentsu Aegis Network acquires Thailand’s Flexmedia; Publicis buys out Match Media in Australia; JWT, H&K unit joint venture to focus on content marketing; and AdNear picks up Southeast Asia head.
comScore & TubeMogul partner to offer APAC audience verification
The two partners have inked an agreement to offer
Concerns over the placement of ads, whether or not they are actually seen by humans, plus a lack of quality ad formats, has stalled brands’ willingness to divest their brand advertising budgets away from TV and into online video, using programmatic media-buying. However, a recently published paper from Tremor Video goes on to note how these concerns are not only over-played, but increasingly held as untrue among advertisers.
Video-on-demand (VoD) is widely touted as the growth sector of programmatic ad spend [...]
Ahead of AppNexus’ series of events to be held in London later this week, Brian O’Kelley, AppNexus, CEO, speaks with ExchangeWire to discuss its first developer event, live data log streaming to help enable real-time business decision-making, and the prevailing dynamics of the ‘ad tech power game’.
EW: You are about to host what you’ve billed as the first-ever ad tech developer conference – AppNexus Optimise – what level of attendee are you expecting, and [...]
China’s Great Firewall presents special challenges that impact the way RTB operates in the country, so market players will need to set up a separate infrastructure to resolve these issues, advises Tim Koschella, CEO and co-founder of AppLift.
In this Q&A with ExchangeWire, Koschella dishes out some interesting insights on the different challenges market players such as AppLift face in Asia-Pacific, how DSPs should address the region, and why Facebook should create an open platform for data access.
EW: Let’s start with [...]
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