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OCTOBER 9-11, 2018

Convene | 32 Old Slip, New York, NY 10005


Since its introduction to the ad industry 50 years ago, the strategy discipline has had an undeniable impact on the ways brands communicate. 

Join industry leaders as we reflect on the influence strategists have had over the last half century, and explore the future of planning and the evolving connection between brands and consumers.

4A's Timline:

Celebrating 50 Years of Planning

We invite you to be part of our interactive timeline and share your strategy history with us!

 the Jay CHiat Awards

Grand Prix and Agency of the Year winners will be announced on Thursday, October 11th.

Highlights from 2017

On September 12-14, 2017, we explored the new frontier in planning, where data and human insight come together to inspire. Read about the highlights in the 4A's StratFest Report 2017.


Got a special place picked out to display your Jay Chiat Award?

Print and make your own #JCAmini and post a picture of where you’ll display it when you win.

Participate now and receive a message by June 1st with a 10% discount code to save on your first 2018 Jay Chiat Award entry.