Hornbach, Bud and Samsung – the best of this year‘s PIAF

22/05/2014 The fifth Prague International Advertising Festival knows its winners. The most awarded campaign, Hornbach’s Hobbymarket campaign by the German agency Heimat, received 1 gold and 2 silver awards. The most awarded Czech campaign is The Bullet, by Havas Worldwide Prague for the Czech Helsinki Committee. It received a silver award in the category State and Public institutions and a bronze award in the category Storytelling.

The jury, led by Europe’s most awarded Creative director Alexander Schill from the German agency Serviceplan, didn’t award any Grand prix this year. According to Schill, all the entries that could aspire at getting a Grand Prix were missing some important aspect or other. Another juror, Arno Lindemann from Lukas Lindemann Rosinski, thought that another reason for not awarding this special prize was that the jury had a lot of time for the judging. The jurors could discuss ... read more


18/05/2014We will close the reservation on-line system on Monday May 19th at 5p.m. You can still buy any kind of ticket at the reception desk during the festival starting Tuesday morning. Cash payment will be required and we will provide you with a tax deductible receipt. We can also send you an invoice if you provide all needed in formation.

The 2014 shortlist disclosed

09/05/2014The first round of judging has let 137 entries pass to the final.
This year, Czech agencies have surprisingly the highest number of shortlisted entries, closely followed by German agencies. The most successful agency in the number of shortlisted entries is the German Heimat. Check out the complete shortlists here. Among the candidates for the award you will find some of the world’s top agencies as well as interesting names from Hungary, Russia, the United Arab Emirates, the Czech Republic and other countries. The Cannes Lions hot candidates will most probably be seen on screen at the Best of… show on May 21st (together with the Agency of the year). Details about the tickets to the festival here.

PIAFYS up-date

23/04/2014Search for yourself and your colleagues on PIAFYS after the latest update. We have just added to the ranking the Asia Pacific Advertising Festival. You can improve your position thanks to PIAF until April 24th.