New TEDx talk: Can advertising save the world?

Thomas joined TEDx Panteion University’s jam-packed event in Athens in May this year. Does advertising satisfy or create the needs of the modern human after all? Undoubtedly, advertising is one of the most misconceived professional fields in modern society and...

Thomas joins the Cannes Lions 2019 SDG Jury

As Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity is widely known as the world championships of advertising, I am very proud to be invited to join the 2019 Sustainable Development Goals Jury. Why? Because for a long time I’ve been doing my best to get the attention of...

Fresh Forward at Sustainable Brands Paris 2019

On 23-25 April, I joined the team and more than 3000 attendees at Sustainable Brands Paris that took place at Le Carrousel du Louvre, where we discussed the state of sustainability – and indeed the future of it. Check out the video for the panel debate I had the...

Creating a Better Africa during Creativity Week

It’s been great to be back in Lagos again even though it’s been less than 11 months ago since I was last here. This time joining Creativity Week, a local representative of Cannes Lions, aiming to raise the level of creativity across East and West Africa. Applaudable!...

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