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  1.    Spotlight: Consumer insights through a diversity and inclusion lens
    Diversity & Inclusion

    Spotlight: Consumer insights through a diversity and inclusion lens

    Ensuring that a brand’s marketing communications is representative and inclusive of diverse audiences is an essential…

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  2.    The CMO Guide to Data Ethics in Practice
    Digital policy

    The CMO Guide to Data Ethics in Practice

    The CMO Guide to Data Ethics in Practice puts forward a global data ethics framework aimed at helping CMOs address rising regulatory…

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  3.    WFA Benchmark – Web tracking in a cookieless world
    Media measurementNew Media OpportunitiesMarketing technologyData collection & privacyData-driven marketingMarketing effectivenessMarketing technology

    WFA Benchmark – Web tracking in a cookieless world

    A WFA member has recently experienced a substantial decrease in the number of people opting into cookies tracking meaning that their…

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  4.    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap
    Food marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    Food Marketing to Kids - Heatmap

    An overview of regulatory pressures across the world on food and non-alcoholic beverage marketing to children. Last update:…

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  5.    Benchmark: Members’ thoughts on Ebiquity acquiring MediaPath
    Media measurementMarketing technologyData & analyticsMarketing technology

    Benchmark: Members’ thoughts on Ebiquity acquiring MediaPath

    A WFA member was looking for reviews of GMP365

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  6.    Benchmark: Negotiations with tech titans or big digital platforms
    Value of advertisingMarketing procurement

    Benchmark: Negotiations with tech titans or big digital platforms

    WFA member benchmark on obtaining savings or other forms of value when negotiating with tech titans or big platforms.

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  7.    Alcohol Marketing Road Test
    Alcohol marketing

    Alcohol Marketing Road Test

    Deciding if an ad is irresponsible or targets minors is a tricky business. It is rarely black and white.

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  8.    Clients and Creativity
    Self-regulationCreativity

    Clients and Creativity

    With creative communications effectiveness on the decline, what can brand owners do to reverse the decline and drive sustainable…

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  9.    Charting a new course in media for 2022 and beyond
    Ad fraud & verificationAudience measurementBrand safetyChannelsMedia governanceMedia transparencyProgrammaticBrand safety

    Charting a new course in media for 2022 and beyond

    WFA asked major multinational clients to reflect on what the global media industry should prioritise moving forward. Matt Green,…

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  10.    Benchmark: Social media compromises/hacks
    Ad fraud & verificationBrand safetyChannelsBrand safety

    Benchmark: Social media compromises/hacks

    WFA member benchmark on how to manage social media hacks

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  11.    Benchmark: Tracking media in-feed on social platforms
    Brand safetyChannelsBrand safetySelf-regulation

    Benchmark: Tracking media in-feed on social platforms

    WFA member benchmark on what steps advertisers have taken to address in-feed brand safety issues across social platforms

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  12.    DGX Benchmark: Google Analytics (July 2022)
    Digital policyMarketing effectiveness

    DGX Benchmark: Google Analytics (July 2022)

    WFA’s second member benchmark on the French, Austrian and Italian decisions finding Google Analytics in breach of GDPR.

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  1. Current and future events, like the global pandemic and ongoing unrest in Ukraine, may change how consumers define happiness. That's why brands need to understand what makes consumers happy and how they can adhere to and implement the values and initiatives that spark this sentiment.

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  2. 2022 LATAM Regional Meeting

    Santiago Chile

    12 Oct 2022

    Por primera vez desde 2019, la red LATAM de WFA se reunirá en una conferencia regional presencial los días 12 y 13 de octubre en Santiago de Chile.

    Con una agenda que cubrirá algunos de los mayores desafíos actuales de la industria, el evento está abierto a miembros corporativos de la WFA y representantes de asociaciones nacionales de anunciantes de la red LATAM de la WFA.

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  3. Media Forum

    13 Oct 2022

    Meeting for global/regional media directors or similar

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  4. WFA Executive Committee Meeting

    New York United States

    18 Oct 2022

    WFA's Executive Committee meets quarterly to discuss the organisation's priorities and guide WFA strategy.

    The next meeting will be taking place in New York City on the 18th October, from 9:00am to 12:00 noon EST (15:00 to 18:00 CEST). 

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  5. In 2020, Google announced that they would be phasing out third-party cookies in Chrome and that they would no longer support any future attempts to track individuals as they browse across the web, signalling major implications for the global advertising industry.

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  6. National Associations Council

    Dublin Ireland

    21 Oct 2022

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