Over 50 international leaders and decision-makers from design, the digital sector, arts, advertising, business and science are among the keynote speakers at the Art Directors Club (ADC) Congress and Open Space Stage underway in Hamburg’s Kampnagel from May 23-24, 2019. This year’s congress will be held under the theme “Creative Intelligence” and the future of people, brands and machines followed by the ADC Award Show on May 24, 2019. The winning works will be shown at the ADC exhibition until June 2, 2019.
Ideas in digital age
“The ADC has established itself as Germany’s most important creative festival with a clever and diverse programme. The festival is again looking beyond the horizon this year by focusing on the value of human creativity and tenacity and is holding an important debate about the future of work and the creative sector. I am delighted that Hamburg is preparing a stage for this important debate with the ADC Festival and with clever and clear voices from arts and culture,” said Dr. Carsten Brosda, Senator for Culture and Media.
Art Directors Club
The ADC brings together more than 700 leading heads of creative communication. The members include designers, journalists, architects, photographers, illustrators, directors, composers, producers, digital media specialists and advertisers. The ADC sees itself as a benchmark for creative excellence and aims to reward outstanding communication. It organizes competitions, congresses, seminars, lectures, B2B events and publishes various publications.