Industry issues

Industry issues

  1.    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (24 June 2019)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (24 June 2019)

    Overview of the Data Ethics Board meeting held on June 24th, 2019

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  2.    DGX meeting overview (June 2019)
    Digital policy

    DGX meeting overview (June 2019)

    Overview of the Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) meeting held on June 13th, 2019 in Singapore

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  3.    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (6 June 2019)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (6 June 2019)

    Overview of the Data Ethics Board meeting held on June 6th, 2019 in London

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  4.    Unstereotype Alliance announces local chapters in South Africa and Turkey
    Gender & diversity

    Unstereotype Alliance announces local chapters in South Africa and Turkey

    Alliance members gather at Cannes Lions 2019

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  5. Brand safetyBrand safety

    Global Alliance for Responsible Media launches to address digital safety

    Advertisers, agencies, media companies and platforms, industry organisations come together under the WFA at Cannes

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  6.    The State of Advertising
    Ad fraud & verificationProgrammaticAd blockingAgency managementDigital transformationOrganisation & structureData & analyticsData-driven marketingMarketing effectiveness

    The State of Advertising

    WFA has teamed up with The Economist Group for a study into the current state of advertising. 

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  7.    GDPR represents the beginning, not the end, of the data privacy journey
    Digital policy

    GDPR represents the beginning, not the end, of the data privacy journey

    The EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) celebrates its first anniversary on May 25th, a natural moment to reflect…

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  8.    RAC Programme meeting overview (May 2019)
    Marketing to children

    RAC Programme meeting overview (May 2019)

    Overview of the Responsible Advertising and Children (RAC) Programme meeting held on May 8th, 2019 in Brussels

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  9.    Handbook of good practices and responsibility for ending harassment in events
    Self-regulationGender & diversity

    Handbook of good practices and responsibility for ending harassment in events

    This document, originally produced in Portuguese and translated into English by the Brazilian Advertisers' Association (ABA),…

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  10.    PAG meeting overview (May 2019)
    Digital policy

    PAG meeting overview (May 2019)

    Overview of the Policy Action Group (PAG) meeting held on May 7th, 2019 in Brussels

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  11.    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (April 2019)
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Data Ethics Board meeting overview (April 2019)

    Overview of the Data Ethics Board meeting held on April 8th, 2019

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  12.    Better Marketing: Marketing can be a force for positive gender and ethnicity portrayals
    Gender & diversityBrand purpose

    Better Marketing: Marketing can be a force for positive gender and ethnicity portrayals

    Belinda J. Smith, Global Head of Media at Electronic Arts, makes the case on how marketing can change the world for the better.

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Upcoming events

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  1. ePrivacy task force

    Brussels Belgium

    18 Dec 2019

    WFA’s ePrivacy task force brings together policy leads from within WFA membership to discuss, plan and develop advocacy and outreach on the EU ePrivacy Regulation. For more information, contact Catherine Armitage.

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  2. WFA Webinar: ePrivacy

    Remote Belgium

    14 Jan 2020

      More details to follow.

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  3. Joint FoodDrinkEurope-AIM-WFA webinar on ‘dual quality’: UCPD revision recap and key watch-outs for transposition phase.  

    More details to follow.

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  4. WFA Winter Drinks

    Brussels Belgium

    05 Feb 2020

    Join us for an informal drink and catch up at our Brussels office from 6 pm.

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