Goafest 2023 has unveiled its speaker line-up and the agenda for the festival.
The 3-day symposium will see over 60 global and Indian speakers and performers across 20 knowledge seminars and 11 masterclasses.
Leading global advertising personalities like Nick Law - Global Creative Chairperson - Accenture Song and Ed Pank - Managing Director - WARC APAC will address the audiences. Besides this, celebrities from Indian Sports and Bollywood like Harbhajan Singh, Tabu and Rana Daggubati will inspire delegates with their achievements and stories of strength.
The panels will see the participation of corporate personalities like Hemant Malik of ITC Foods, Rohit Kapoor of Swiggy, Prabha Narasimhan of Colgate-Palmolive, Chandan Mukherji of Nestle India, Priyanka Gill of Good Glamm Group, Ravi Santanam of HDFC and Vipul Prakash of MakeMyTrip.
The sessions will also see industry leaders like Rajan Anandan of Sequoia Capital, Sam Balsara of Madison, Josy Paul of BBDO, Rohit Ohri of FCB, Anusha Shetty of Grey, Dheeraj Sinha of Leo Burnett, Vikram Sakuja of Madison, Subhash Kamath, Anupriya Acharya of Publicis, Tarun Katyal of Coto, Lata Venkatesh of CNBC TV18, T Gangadhar of Quotient, Aditi Mishra of Lodestar UM, Amin Lakhani of Mindshare, Mohit Joshi of Havas Media, Naveen Khemka of Essence Mediacom, Geet Lulla of Comscore, Pankaj Krishna of Chrome DM and Salil Kumar of ITGD sharing their invaluable insights.
The sessions will be moderated by Rajdeep Sardesai, Rajeev Masand, Manish Batavia and Anuradha SenGupta.
Special sessions would be curated by the Advertising Standards Council of India on Creator Calling Creator, by the IAA on Voice of Change on Gender Bias and Ad Asia 2023 Seoul Roadshow by AFAA.
Advertising Rocks - an industry initiative and musical contest, will further add to the width and depth of the festival.
The Masterclasses this year will include topics like ‘Media planning in a digital India’, ‘Driving Relevant Reach through Video’, ‘Communicators as storytellers’, and many more workshops from AFAA, Flipkart, Vserv, and Convosight to name a few.
The singers Kanika Kapoor, Papon, Divya Kumar and Asees Kaur and digital creator and stand-up comic Aiyoo Shraddha would also be performing at Goafest.
DJ artists Suketu, Savio and DJ AJ would keep the After Hours Party mood on.