Events

Upcoming Events

Past Meetings

AAF-Akron features a wide-variety of industry-focused Lunch & Learn events as well as Social events throughout the year.  Each event is an opportunity to meet and mingle with professionals in the marketing, advertising, design and PR world and take home information about the industry that will benefit your professional development.

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Silver Medal Nominations Deadline

December 15, 2018
5:00 PM to 5:00 PM

aafakron.com

2019 Silver Medal Award: Call for Nominations. Deadline: Dec. 15.

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ADDYs - Student Entry Drop-Offs - Akron

December 05, 2018
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

The University of Akron, Myers School of Art
150 E. Exchange St.
Akron, OH 44325

At The University of Akron - Myers School of Art

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ADDYs - Early Student Entry Drop-Offs - Kent

December 05, 2018
9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Kent State University, IdeaBase
138 E. Main St., Suite 203
Kent, OH 44240
https://www.ideabasekent.com/

At Kent State University - IdeaBase

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Merry Mingle

November 29, 2018
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Tangier
532 W Market St
Akron, OH 44303
https://www.thetangier.com/

Join us for the third-annual holiday charity networking event!

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Membership Meet'N Drink

November 15, 2018
6:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Mustard Seed Market & Cafe in Highland Square
867 W Market St
Akron, OH 44303
http://www.mustardseedmarket.com/

Meet people, meet people, meet people!

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Education Meet'N Think

November 12, 2018
2:00 PM to 2:30 PM

Conference Call

Love helping students? This meeting is for you.

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Program Meet'N Drink

November 07, 2018
6:00 PM to 7:30 PM

Craft Beer Bar
1846 Front Street
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
http://www.craft-beer-bar.com/

Learn what exciting events are in the works for 2019 and beyond.

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ADDY Meet'N Drink

November 07, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Craft Beer Bar
1846 Front Street
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
http://www.craft-beer-bar.com/

Want to have a say in what goes on at the ADDYs?

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Marcom Meet'N Drink

November 07, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

Jilly's Music Room
111 N. Main Street
Akron, OH 44308
http://jillysmusicroom.com/

Join the marketing and communications team!

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Agency Tour: Pritt Entertainment Group. See PEG's new downtown digs!

October 05, 2018
5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Pritt Entertainment Group
380 S Main St
Akron, OH 44311
http://prittentertainmentgroup.com/

See PEG's new downtown digs!

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PDS: Design & Digital Innovation for the Obama Administration

September 20, 2018
11:30 AM to 1:00 PM

Tangier
532 W Market St
Akron, OH 44303
https://www.thetangier.com/

Join us at Tangier!

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AAF Trivia Night

September 06, 2018
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Craft Beer Bar
1846 Front St
Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
http://www.craft-beer-bar.com/

At Craft Beer Bar!

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Baseball Night at Canal Park

August 02, 2018
6:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Canal Park
300 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308
http://www.milb.com/index.jsp?sid=t402

Join us for a ballgame!

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Professional Development Series: Amanda Todorovich

May 15, 2018
11:00 AM to 1:00 PM

Tangier
532 W Market St
Akron, 44303
https://www.thetangier.com/

Join us at Tangier!

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Stewart's Caring Place Hope Walk

May 12, 2018
10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Stewart's Caring Place
2955 West Market Street, Suite R
Akron, OH 44333

Join Our Team!

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Industry Panel Discussions at Geometry

May 10, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Geometry Global
388 S Main St
Akron, OH 44311

Join us!

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TEDxAkron

April 21, 2018
1:00 PM to 6:00 PM

Goodyear Theater
1201 E Market St
Akron, OH 44305
https://www.goodyeartheater.com/

At Goodyear Theater

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Student Portfolio Review

April 12, 2018
5:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Geometry
388 S Main St #410
Akron, OH 44311
http://www.geometry.com/us

Don't miss this valuable opportunity!

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Immersive Technology Bootcamp

March 22, 2018
5:30 PM to 7:00 PM

New Territory VR @ Bounce Innovation Hub
526 S Main St
Akron, OH 44308
https://www.thisisnewterritory.com/

Hosted by New Territory VR!

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2018 Akron-Canton ADDY's

February 23, 2018
5:00 PM to 11:00 PM

Akron Civic Theatre
175 S. Main Street
Akron, OH 44308
http://www.akroncivic.com

On Friday, February 23, 2018, The Akron Chapter of the American Advertising Federation (AAF-Akron) holds its annual American Advertising Awards (also known as ADDY® Awards) ceremony at The Akron Civic Theatre with a record-breaking 400 professionals expec

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Craft Your Message - Materials Matter

February 08, 2018
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

R. Shea Brewing
1662 Merriman Rd
Akron, OH 44313
https://rsheabrewing.com/

At R. Shea Brewing

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Meet the ADDY Judges

January 20, 2018
8:00 PM to 10:00 PM

Northside Marketplace
21 Furnace St
Akron, OH 44308
http://northsidemarketplace.com/

At Northside Marketplace

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