Yes – i work in the agency business, in one of that global ones, big ones, creative ones and media neutral ones.
I donnot get the point. Last night i had the great chance to listen to some nice ideas by digital pioneers. It started with the typical introduction of some successful founders, owners or managers in the field of digital marketing. Introducing to the topic of mobile marketing in the way the digital landscape changed from their first MAC and bulky mobile phones to the iPhone now! YEAHHHHH the world is great with that piece of ICs, processors and display.
Comming from 10000000 downloads of Apps from the store to some 10000000000000*3600*2+1 calculations that would have led me to a straigh „YOU FAILED“ in my math class back in highschool. Everything has changed, everything will be different and WE can now participate in just producing those thingies and make BIG $$$$.
THANKS TO DEAN DONALDSON (Experience Strategist at Eyeblaster) the keynote lead to the reality again pushed by the future potencial in this channel.
Ckeck out his Blog: www.deandonaldson.com/
Even the iPhone is a „killer“device the reach of this device is still homoeopathic. Also competitor will follow in this field of smart-deivce and even pushing forward in even more directions as the backed services in this field vary a lot from Apple to Google to SonyEricson.
The point that came out quite clear again was, that the professionals in the audience mainly discussed around that new ways of communication, new ways of formats, new advertising. They talked about the shift in spendings and consuming media and content. But i think they all missed that important centerpiece of this future. This devices will not fully substitute existing environments of consuming media and content like the TV settings at everybodies home or the outdoor placement in our cities, on vehicles etc. But they definitely will stretch our media-break-bottle-kneck and connect advertisign straigh to the products and service or deliver complete new services nobody imagines today. We will not talk about a near future without paper and outdoor posts, but a more digital infrastructure in this existing environments that make connections from masses to individuals seamless. We will still need the impact of mass media but connecting it in the right form with the right content (ie. by connected digital billboards) for the interested user (connecting via RFID handshake and 3G connection). This will make that big shift. Not just talking about bollocks and making the most boring look intersting but proofing the smartness of the advertised product right away.
THESIS #1: THE DIGITAL DEVELOPMENT WILL TOUCH ALL FORMS OF MEDIA IN THE FUTURE
THESIS #2: CONTENT COSUMING WILL INCREASE IN TERMS OF QUANTITY AND AVAILABLITY
THESIS #3: THE ROLL OF CLASSIC MEDIA WILL CHANGE
THESIS #4: MOST CLASSIC MEDIA ENVIRONMENTS WILL STAY
THESIS #5: SEAMLESS TRANSACTION FROM ADVERTISING TO PRODUCT, FROM MASS- TO DIRECT-CONTACT
THESIS #6: WE ALL WILL BE WRONG, AND EVERYTHING TURNS OUT TO BE DIFFERENT THAN WE THINK TODAY
Digital development of the polyphony game developers and Citroen where integrated in the construction of this 1.8 Million $$ piece of speed.
…3-6 Bft. on the Alster today and a Laser 16 under my back! After leaving everyday’s crazyness there’s nothing better. A perfect sunset in Hamburg on the boat with a great guy on your side. Relaxe and take a deep breath….OUT
India is moving, growing, transporting, smelling – this is all India and it’s friendly! You feel the energy in the people when they work, commute and start their Future. Even it’s sometimes look antique, old but nevertheless it’s real and you notice some difference. A difference to the way you know thing are going, the way you work the way you live. It’s a great memory and i never experienced such a positive impact on my own experience for my own future. Let’s move…
bag packed – camera recharged – dollars changed – I will make myself up to MIAMI!!!
4 days sunshine, beach, art deco and shopping. Loving the $2
It’s all about saving in those days. Saving money, saving energy, saving fuel, saving ressource.
The IAA is more than just a car-show…i love out of more reasons than just seing the new cars that will hit the road within the next months an the one which will never make it out on the road. Those concept ideas are way more innovative to get made for use soon, what a pitty.
But also you need to take a look at the icons of car manufacturing. Porsche, Ferrari, Aston Martin, Rolls-Royce.
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