In this special Cannes Lions edition of TraderTalk TV, ExchangeWire CEO Ciaran O’Kane speaks with Luma Partners CEO Terence Kawaja about the longstanding gap in the advertising industry between data-led and creative-focused professionals.
Kawaja, an influential figure in the world of finance and ad tech, explains how he believes this split is still in evidence, especially at Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity, despite data and programmatic companies being so firmly embedded at the event in terms of attendance.
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In this Cannes Lions special, ExchangeWire brings you an update with video footage from event itself, with insights offered by in-house marketers, plus ad tech specialists alike.
ExchangeWire speaks with Ron Amram, senior media director, Heineken, USA, about the increasing profile of ad tech companies at Cannes Lions, the kind of reception they receive at a traditionally creative event, as well as how he prefers his agencies and programmatic service providers to work together:
ExchangeWire speaks with Brett Wilson, CEO of TubeMogul, [...]
As Cannes Lions kicks off this week, Andrew Buckman, OpenX, managing director, EMEA, assesses the role programmatic advertising technologies have to play at a conference where the emphasis has historically been on creativity, as opposed to tech innovation, including how the IoT will help propel the ubiquity of such technologies.
Programmatic has transformed the industry, bringing greater efficiency with real-time optimisation. However, when will programmatic move from cutting-edge to ubiquitous?
Is it when it becomes the number one priority for industry leaders? [...]
Google Mounts Charge Against Facebook With Cross-Screen DoubleClick Additions; Email Marketing Receives Boost with Huge Funding Round
In this edition of ExchangeWire’s European Weekly Roundup: Google announces cross-device updates to DoubleClick; Email, and martech win favour with investors; EU agrees data privacy timeline; Twitter fuels ongoing reform with autoplay ads.
Google rolls out mobile support for DoubleClick
Google’s DoubleClick Leadership Summit made headlines this week for several reasons, not least for the news that Neal Mohan, VP, display, video advertising, will remain at the company, contrary to previous reports; but, more importantly, making cross-device measurement of media exposures and [...]
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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 [...]
Consumer Power in the Rights to Privacy; 85% of Users Visually Engaged with Mobile Native Advertising
ExchangeWire Research’s weekly roundup brings you up-to-date findings from around the world, with additional insight provided by Rebecca Muir, ExchangeWire, head of research and analysis. In this week’s edition: consumer power in the rights to privacy; 85% of users visually engaged with mobile native advertising; native ad user dwell time on mobile double that of desktop; broadcast and cable ratings continue to decline by double figures in the US; and UK consumer engagement worth £6.80 per minute.
Consumer power in the rights to [...]
Email marketing firm LiveIntent has announced a major funding injection of $32.5m, as it seeks to bolster its global footprint, with private equity firm FTV Capital leading the round. This funding round stands out from most for both the colossal sum, plus that fact it has arrived during a period of reputed hardship for ad tech firms in the hunt for further investment.
LiveIntent, which matches publishers’ and advertisers’ respective data bases to serve more relevant ads to audiences via email, [...]
Thomas Servatius, IPONWEB, head of client services, speaks to ExchangeWire about the merits of the much-maligned practice of retargeting web users with ads, including how not to fall foul of commonly occurring mistakes in the industry.
Bombarding web users with the same ad for (what seems like) an eternity after they have expressed the vaguest of interest in a company’s product is arguably the poster boy of all that’s wrong with the programmatic advertising sector.
Those working in digital advertising need no [...]