Upcoming Events

Feb 23

Hermes Awards Ceremony

Reservations are now open for Dayton's premier advertising creative awards ceremony!

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Mar 12

SummitUp: Your Marketing Elevated

SummitUp is the region's premier conference on all facets of marketing. 2019 is the 10th SummitUp!

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Mar 12

March Meet & Eat - Generational Messaging: How to Cut Through the Clutter

Join the SummitUp attendees for the lunch presentation by noted generational expert Chuck Underwood.

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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.  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 23 - Hermes Awards Ceremony, reservations are open.

  • Tuesday, March 12 - SummitUp Marketing/Advertising/PR Conference, lunch portion is our March Meet & Eat, reservations are open.

  • Monday, March 18 - Mercury Ballot distributed to entire list

  • Monday, March 25 - Mercury Ballot Deadline for entire list

  • Thursday, April 4 - Meet & Eat

  • April (date tba) - Pinewood Derby

  • Wednesday, March 27 - 2nd round Mercury Ballot to only AAF-Dayton Members to vote for trophy winners

  • Wednesday, April 3 - 2nd round ballot deadline

  • Tuesday, May 14 - Mercury Awards & Volunteer Appreciation Ceremony