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ADC*E High Potentials 2017 – Call for Candidates

03.10.2017 18:35

As part of the ADCE European Creativity Festival 2017, the High Potentials session is an event where 20 young European creative talents present their best work to top agency creatives and HR managers, as well as the general public for a chance to find new career opportunities. Every young creative will have a limited time (5’) on stage and a possibility to participate in the subsequent speed-dating session.

Young Talents Eligibility
Young talents participating in the High Potentials must have a maximum of 2 years working experience in agencies, design studios or other visual communication companies, and come from an ADCE member country.

Application Process
1. Select 1 outstanding piece from your personal work (work to be presented if selected)
2. Prepare your portfolio
3. Send both to on or before 13 October.

Final Selection
All portfolios and works will be reviewed by the High Potential’s Director Hans-Peter Albrecth to make the final selection. The 2017 High Potentials will be announced and contacted by email on 19 October. Chosen candidates will receive a maximum of 150 euro travel stipend and hotel accommodation for 2 days.

ADCE Festival Program
The 4th European Creativity Festival will take place from 9 -11 November 2017 in Barcelona. Selected participants are invited to all the programmed activities.

Thursday, 9 Nov: ADCE Awards Judging Day (only open to jurors)
Friday, 10 Nov: Talks and Opening exhibition event
Saturday, 11 Nov: 3rd High Potentials session (10h-13h) + Other Festival Events

Visit ADCE Festival website for the complete program.

Deadlines 1
3 October: Deadline for submissions
19 October: Final Selection announcement