With great pleasure we announce that among this year`s speakers on the Festival are: one of the most acclaimed philosophers nowadays, Slavoj Žižek, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications for Mastercard Europe, Jeannette Liendo, and Chief Executive Officer & Chief Creative Officer, Fullpack and President of The WHY Competition Jury, Álvaro Rodrigues!
Slavoj Žižek, Slovenian Philosopher
Slavoj Žižek is one of the most published philosophers of the early 21st century. Combining classical German philosophy with Lacanian psychoanalysis, his thought moves from the most demanding philosophical heights to the radical critique of the contemporary capitalism. The philosopher and cultural theorist is known for addressing themes on the field of psychoanalysis, politics, and popular culture, spiced up with his provocative style and distinctive humour.

He is International Director at Birkbeck Institute for Humanities (Birkbeck College, University of London), Distinguished Scholar at Kyung Hee University (Seoul) and Senior Researcher at the Department of Philosophy, Faculty of Arts, University of Ljubljana (Slovenia).
Jeannette Liendo, Senior Vice President, Marketing and Communications, Mastercard Europe
Jeannette Liendo leads Brand, Consumer and Business to Business Marketing for Mastercard throughout Europe – focusing on delivering integrated and experiential marketing solutions that drive the business, enhance reputation and shape the industry across all audiences.

Prior to joining Mastercard, Jeannette worked for Philips and Microsoft International. She has gained rich experience also by leading sales and marketing teams in Latin America, North America and Asia Pacific.
Álvaro Rodrigues, Chief Executive Officer & Chief Creative Officer, Fullpack, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Being an important member of the advertising market for 23 years and having worked in several Brazilian agencies, Álvaro Rodrigues is one of the most awarded and influential advertisers of his generation in Brazil.

Throughout his career he won 26 Cannes Lions and several awards in national and international festivals and has also been part of the jury at many festivals, such as Cannes Lions (three times), D&AD (twice), Clio Music, FIAP (President of the Jury), El Ojo, London International Awards, Lisbon Advertising Festival, Best Ads on TV (twice), Wave Festival, Abril Advertising Awards.

Álvaro will lead the 26th Golden Drum Festival WHY Jury and in his talk, Ideas don't have a zip code. They can live anywhere. share his experience on how to create a world class work wherever you are and show us a way to successfully build a business with solid results and global achievements.
Entry submission is open until 13 August 2019, which is also the deadline for more favourable than ever Early Bird delegate registrations. Even friendliest prices this year are enabled by Mastercard, partner of the second edition of the cashless Festival.
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