The flagship seminar of the Dept of Mass Communication, which offers two year Master of Mass Communication and Media Studies (MCMS) is near (only 2 more days!!).
This Friday and Saturday the forces of creativity join hands with each other to usher in the new wave of advertising in Indian scenario with the theme of advertising and marketing communication.
Aptly titled “Advent”, this year’s Media Manthan tries to break new grounds in the field of advertising with unique workshops, paper presentations and, more importantly, loads of competitions!!
Here’s you’re your chance to learn photography from Mr. Gagan Prakash. He is an expert in visual designing, research & development, presentation & public speaking skills and of course, photography. At present Mr. Prakash is an Assistant Professor at Symbiosis Institute of Media and Communication (SIMC), Pune and teaches Fashion Photography, Cinematography, Camera and Lighting, Visual Designing and General Photography.
Advertising Techniques Workshop
Learn the techniques to make the perfect ad from the whiz himself, Mr. Sitesh Chandra Govind. Mr. Govind is not only excellent at bringing out some fascinating ads but is also an all-rounder and has dabbled in the field of behavioral psychology, creative designing, internal and external communicator for top-notch companies.
Ms. Manjusha Hebbar will be conducting a workshop on the topic“the age of the communicators crest” which will cover a wide range of topics in the field of corporate communication such as mass advertising, events, internal communication, Public Relations etc.
She is currently the Supervisor of the Advertising Department at Tenet Advertising & Internal Communication, Bangalore.
Avenues in Advertising
In the workshop titled ‘Advertise or Die’ Badekkila Pradeep gives you a closer look at the ways in which the advertisements work and how the new media has taken everyone by storm. There is no choice but to advertise in today’s scenario. Badekkila Pradeep is an Actor, Model, Voice artist, writer and is also the owner of a start-up media company called Rickshaw Media.
Having done more than 10,000 voice overs in Kannada, English and some in Hindi and now in Tamil too, Pradeep is arguably the most recognized voice in Kannada today.
Every college across the country has a chance to participate and win the overall championship trophy by participating in the following competitions:
- Mad Ads: AdHika Prasanga
- Quiz: AdWise
- Photography: AdRustam
- FancyDress: AdDress
- AD Making: Ads Dekhe Zara
- Treasure Hunt:AdVenture
- Rangoli: AdIpoli
- BestAdvertiser: The AD Shah
For general rules regarding competitions click here.
There will also be a number of stalls put up on the venue, which shall include food stalls, educational stalls, game stalls, vehicle demonstrations etc. We hope you will truly enjoy this years’ carnival that we have put together.