Knowledge

WFA produces resources, research and guides across a wide range of emerging marketing topics and challenges. All the work is informed by WFA member input and developed in close cooperation with the best experts from across the industry.

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  1.    Client-agency performance evaluations: the agency view
    Agency evaluation & performanceAgency managementMarketing procurement

    Client-agency performance evaluations: the agency view

    This survey examined client-agency performance evaluation programs from the perspective of the agency side.

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  2.    Webinar: GDPR and online advertising - what next?
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    Webinar: GDPR and online advertising - what next?

    This webinar offers an overview of key GDPR developments related to online advertising, including latest status and expected next…

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  3.    Webinar+: Crisis Clinic – Managing your agencies during and after the COVID-19 crisis
    Agency evaluation & performanceAgency managementAgency remuneration & contractsOrganisation & structure

    Webinar+: Crisis Clinic – Managing your agencies during and after the COVID-19 crisis

    As the COVID-19 pandemic continues to unfold, how should your agency partnerships adapt and evolve? What are the major challenges…

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  4.    Emphasis of CMO role must be on effectively leading multi-faceted teams
    Organisation & structure

    Emphasis of CMO role must be on effectively leading multi-faceted teams

    Marketers expanding remit to include sustainability and data ethics in the next five years

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  5.    Data collection in the crosshairs as kids’ screen time soars
    Marketing to children

    Data collection in the crosshairs as kids’ screen time soars

    With children's screen time on the rise during the lockdown, concerns around their exposure to marketing and data collection…

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  6.    Webinar: How transcreation can give a local edge to global messages
    ProductionMarketing procurementOrganisation & structure

    Webinar: How transcreation can give a local edge to global messages

    How to optimise content production globally while remaining relevant and effective locally.

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  7.    WFA Global Privacy Map
    Digital policyData collection & privacy

    WFA Global Privacy Map

    An overview of data protection & privacy regulation in key markets. Last updated: May…

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  8.    Webinar+: Regulating illegal and harmful content: what does it mean for advertisers?
    Brand safetyDigital policyBrand safety

    Webinar+: Regulating illegal and harmful content: what does it mean for advertisers?

    A look at how recent moves to regulate illegal and harmful content around the world could impact advertisers and their brand safety…

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  9.    Webinar+: TikTok’s approach to privacy and security
    Digital policyMarketing law

    Webinar+: TikTok’s approach to privacy and security

    A Q&A session with TikTok about privacy, security and brand safety on their platform.

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  10.    Survey: Covid-19 global response (April 2020)
    Agency remuneration & contractsMarketing operationsOrganisation & structure

    Survey: Covid-19 global response (April 2020)

    The second wave of research gathered input from senior multinational marketers on how they are reacting to the global Covid-19…

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  11.    Large multinationals tighten ad spend squeeze according to WFA Covid-19 Response Tracker
    Marketing operations

    Large multinationals tighten ad spend squeeze according to WFA Covid-19 Response Tracker

    Investment down in all channels, with TV suffering a 33% fallCrisis accelerates change in the way marketing…

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  12.    Global Marketing Operations 2020
    Marketing operationsOrganisation & structure

    Global Marketing Operations 2020

    This document provides an overview of results of a study into marketing operations amongst WFA members, run in March 2020.

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