ABOUT THE MENA CRISTAL FESTIVAL

THE MENA CRISTAL FESTIVAL DNA

> Networking is at the very heart of the MENA Cristal Festival. The event provides great opportunities to engage with brands.

> Conferences are true sources of inspiration for future marketing actions and innovative technologies.

> The MENA Awards Ceremony rewards the best advertising campaigns of the region.

A PLACE FOR NETWORKING & INSPIRATION

> Business inspiration: over 300 delegates & 20 international and regional speakers.

> Creativity & Innovation at the heart of the festival: MENA Leaders Grand Jury (CEOs from the biggest agencies of the MENA region), Advertisers Jury (CMOs from the most influencial brands), Creative Jury,  & Arab Culture Jury.

OUTSTANDING 2017 MERIT AWARD

Roy HADDAD

Roy HADDAD

Director Middle East North Africa
WPP
& Chairman
JWT MEA

THE MENA CRISTAL AWARDS

The MENA Cristal Awards, taking place on April 5th, Beirut – Lebanon, rewards the best MENA campaigns of the year.

The following categories are awarded: Film, Press, Radio, Integrated, Outdoor, Digital, Mobile, Online Video, Film Craft, Brand Entertainment & Content, Effectiveness, Promo & Direct, Media, Design, Corporate & PR and Arab Culture.

SUBMISSIONS FOR THE MENA CRISTAL AWARDS ARE NOW OPEN

Registration deadline : March 11th 

Contact: Zara NABER/ Business Development MENA
zara@cristal-events.com / T. +33 1 49 12 07 21

MENA CRISTAL AWARDS' WINNERS

2017 MENA GRAND CRISTAL

Campaign: “The Good Note” / Advertiser: Bou Khalil Supermarché
Agency: J. Walter Thompson Beirut (Lebanon)

RANKINGS

Agency of the Year: Impact BBDO
Media Agency of the Year: Mediavest / Spark UAE
Network of the Year: BBDO
Media Network of the Year: Mediavest
Advertiser of the Year: du

MENA CRISTAL AWARDS CATEGORIES

ONLINE VIDEO

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EFFECTIVENESS

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PROMO & DIRECT

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ARAB CULTURE

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BRAND ENTERTAINMENT & CONTENT

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CORPORATE & PR

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MARKETING INNOVATION

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2018 PRESIDENTS & JURIES

Sandrine Plassereaud

Sandrine Plassereaud

CEO
We Are Social, France

2017 LEADERSHIP COUNCIL

Brett MORRIS

Brett MORRIS

Group CEO
FCB Africa

Roy HADDAD

Roy HADDAD

Director Middle East North Africa
WPP
& Chairman
JWT MEA

Dani RICHA

Dani RICHA

Chairman & CEO MEA
BBDO Worldwide

Fabrice SAWEGNON

Fabrice SAWEGNON

CEO
Voodoo Group, Ivory Coast

Chakir FASSI FIHRI

Chakir FASSI FIHRI

Chairman & CEO
SAGA Communication
Morocco

Monty DHARIWAL

Monty DHARIWAL

President
Advertising Practitioners Association (APA)
Kenya

Reg LASCARIS

Reg LASCARIS

Regional President
TBWA\Africa\Middle East

Maria AÏT M’HAMED

Maria AÏT M’HAMED

President
UACC, Morocco

Hamid KADIRI

Hamid KADIRI

Chairman & CEO
Klem, Morocco

Noureddine AYOUCH

Noureddine AYOUCH

President
Shem’s Publicité, Morocco

Yassir MARRAKCHI

Yassir MARRAKCHI

Managing Director
Régie 3, Morocco

Moncef BELKHAYAT

Moncef BELKHAYAT

Chairman of the Board
H&S / HASOFA Invest Holding, Morocco

2017 ADVERTISERS JURY

Reda TALEB

Reda TALEB

Managing Director
Officium

Officium

Rhazi WADII

Rhazi WADII

Communication Director
Société Générale

SGMaroc

Mounir JAZOULI

Mounir JAZOULI

President
GAM (Association of Advertisers)
Communication & Media Director
BMCE Bank of Africa

GAM_BMCE

Souleymane KHOL

Souleymane KHOL

VP Sales Marketing Distribution
& Revenue Management
Accor Africa & Indian Ocean

Accor

Souheil BADAA

Souheil BADAA

Chief Marketing Officer
Novatis Group

Novatis

Soumia CHRAIBI

Soumia CHRAIBI

Communication & PR Director
Palmeraie Développement

Palmeraie Dev

Ahmed LASHEEN

Ahmed LASHEEN

Brand & Communication Director
Etisalat Egypt

Etisalat

Sakina EL FARES

Sakina EL FARES

Communication Senior Manager
Orange (Méditel)

Orange

Asmaà EL JAY HAJBAOUI

Asmaà EL JAY HAJBAOUI

Marketing
& Communication Director
Les Eaux Minérales d’Oulmès

Oulmès

Youssef BARRADI

Youssef BARRADI

Head of Marketing
& Strategic Development
Lesieur Cristal

Lesieur Cristal

Sanaa BOUSBAI

Sanaa BOUSBAI

Head of Digital
L’Oréal

L'Oreal

Nadia RAHIM-GUÉRIN

Nadia RAHIM-GUÉRIN

Communication & Brand Director
Wana Corporate ‘inwi’

Inwi

Enitan DENLOYE

Enitan DENLOYE

Vice President
Brands & Advertising
Airtel Nigeria

Airtel

Ibrahim AL MAYAHI AL NUAIMI

Ibrahim AL MAYAHI AL NUAIMI

Senior Director Consumer
Marketing Communications
du, UAE

Du

Saida NAJIOULLAH

Saida NAJIOULLAH

Vice President Marketing
Royal Air Maroc

RAM

Abdellah BNIAICHE

Abdellah BNIAICHE

VP in charge of Strategy,
Offline & Digital Marketing
Communications & Supply Chain
McDonald’s Corporation

McDonald's

ATTEND THE EVENT

1 Day Pass

This pass gives access to : 

  • Official lunch & Cocktail
  • Masterclass & seminars
  • Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Cristal Academy Membership

This pass gives access to : 

  • Official lunch & Cocktail
  • Masterclass & seminars
  • A seat in the Advertisers & Leaders Grand Jury
  • One-to-One meetings
  • Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony

Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony (1 seat) 

This pass gives access to : 

  • Keynotes on Boldness
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Gala Dinner
  • Closing Party

Gala Dinner & Awards Ceremony (10 seats) 

This pass gives access to : 

  • Keynotes on Boldness
  • Awards Ceremony
  • Gala Dinner
  • Closing Party

NEWS

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Contacts

Christian Cappe

Laura Polimeni

Ombeline de Chaillé

Julien Morales

Florence Hocquet

Alexis Choucroun 

Zara Naber

Adil Kheyi

Thibault Bourdichon

PARTNERS