Upcoming Events

Feb 22

Hermes Awards Ceremony

The Hermes/American Advertising Awards celebrates advertising created in Dayton. All work entered will be displayed and the winners revealed.

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Mar 5

March Meet & Eat

Join us to hear Ben Callahan, President of Sparkbox

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Apr 14

SummitUp 2020

SummitUp is the region's premier conference on all facets of marketing. 2020 is the 11th SummitUp!

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To receive a network of over 50,000 advertising professionals, a discounted price to see national level speakers on topics of very high interest to the advertising industry and a discounted price for special events including the Hermes Awards.




The various AAF-Dayton committees have been hard at work on this year's schedule.  We will be filling in information as it becomes finalized, but for now, here are the dates so you can add them to your calendar (some event dates are subject to change).  We look forward to seeing you at these upcoming meetings and events!

These are the booked meetings and events.  We will be adding in some creative and production related events throughout the year.  

  • Saturday, February 22 - Hermes/American Advertising Awards Ceremony at the Dayton Marriott.  Reservations are open.

  • Pinewood Derby at Warped Wing.  Date to be announced, but cars are available for purchase now so you can start your build.

    Thursday, March 5 - Meet & Eat lunch meeting featuring Ben Callahan, President of Sparkbox.  Reservations are open.

  • Monday, March 16 - Mercury Balloting open to all until Friday, March 20.

  • Wednesday, March 25 - Mercury Balloting open only to members until Tuesday, March 31.

  • Tuesday, April 14 - SummitUp Conference.

  • Wednesday, May 20 - Mercury Awards & Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony.