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  1.    10 Predictions for 2021
    Media governanceSelf-regulationMarketing capabilitiesMarketing operationsMarketing procurementOrganisation & structure

    10 Predictions for 2021

    It wouldn’t be the holidays without some crystal ball gazing. The WFA team predicts what will happen next year both in the…

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  2.    2020’s top trends in food marketing regulation
    Food marketingMarketing to children

    2020’s top trends in food marketing regulation

    WFA Senior Policy Manager, Rebecka Allén, highlights this year's top events or trends in food marketing regulation

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  3.    DGX meeting overview (December 2020)
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    DGX meeting overview (December 2020)

    Overview of the Digital Governance Exchange (DGX) meeting held remotely on 1 December, 2020

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  4.    Webinar: 10 trends shaping food marketing regulation in 2020
    Food marketingMarketing law

    Webinar: 10 trends shaping food marketing regulation in 2020

    A closer look at the latest regulatory trends to restrict food and beverage marketing as a response to the global obesity…

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  5.    Global Alcohol Advertising Heatmap
    Digital policyAlcohol marketingSelf-regulationMarketing law

    Global Alcohol Advertising Heatmap

    A tool providing a snapshot of regulations on alcohol advertising globally.
    Last update: October 2020

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  6.    DGX meeting with Facebook, 16 November 2020
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    DGX meeting with Facebook, 16 November 2020

    In this session, WFA members discussed GDPR compliance with Facebook.

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  7.    Platforms and transparency
    Self-regulation

    Platforms and transparency

    The digital platforms cannot be members of the WFA but we do work with them when it delivers benefits to brands and society. CEO…

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  8.    Sourcing’s diversity power
    Diversity & InclusionAgency management

    Sourcing’s diversity power

    Marketing procurement can play a huge part in delivering a more diverse range of suppliers for brands and driving meaningful change.…

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  9.    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (November 2020)
    Digital policyFood marketingMarketing to childrenMarketing law

    RAC Programme Meeting Overview (November 2020)

    Overview of the Responsible Advertising and Children (RAC) Programme meeting held remotely on 18 November 2020.

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  10.    PAG Meeting Overview (November 2020, Brussels)
    Digital policyMarketing law

    PAG Meeting Overview (November 2020, Brussels)

    Meeting overview, presentations and briefings from WFA’s Policy Action Group (PAG) meeting on 17 November 2020.

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  11.    Webinar: El uso de datos y la publicidad: ¿qué depara el futuro para las marcas?
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    Webinar: El uso de datos y la publicidad: ¿qué depara el futuro para las marcas?

    Esta sesión abordará algunas de las últimas leyes y mejores prácticas con respecto al uso de datos,…

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  12.    Webinar: AI & advertising, a consumer perspective
    Digital policyMarketing lawData collection & privacy

    Webinar: AI & advertising, a consumer perspective

    A report on the potential harms of AI powered advertising, and thoughts on redesigning the system.

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  1. DSA Task Force

    22 Jun 2021

    WFA’s DSA task force brings together policy leads within WFA membership to discuss, plan and develop advocacy and outreach on the EU Digital Services Act and Digital Markets Act

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  2. Insight Forum

    23 Jun 2021

    For global/regional market research and consumer insight specialists

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  3. Open to all GARM members

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  4.   Meeting for global/regional media directors or similar

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