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At Transformation, leaders from technology, media, advertising and marketing come together to discuss and debate issues, insights and ideas.

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Management Practitioners Forum (MPF)

The 4A’s conference opening forum includes mission-critical topics and speakers who share practical solutions in a forum environment that encourages open discussion. This is a full-day event for 4A’s members only.

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Video: Highlights of Transformation 2016

View a quick and exciting synopsis of Transformation 2016.

4A’s Transformation 2017

At Transformation, leaders from technology, media, advertising and marketing come together to discuss and debate issues, insights and ideas. Join us in Los Angeles on April 2-5, 2017 as the 4A’s prepares to celebrate a century of providing insight to our community and for a look at what the next 100 years may bring.

See It & Be It: Discourse About Gender and Diversity in Advertising Is Reaching a Crescendo

Marketing & Communications

In this op-ed, 4A’s CEO Nancy Hill discusses how the 4A’s is tackling equality issues with new research and a yearlong, multi-platform initiative.

See It & Be It: Badger & Winters Video on Women Not Objects

Third Party Content

Madonna Badger of Badger & Winters shared this powerful video at the 4A’s Transformation Conference in 2016, in an effort to put an end to portraying women as sex objects in advertising and media.  

See It & Be It: A Panel About Women & Advertising

Marketing & Communications

Gender equality was a hot topic at the 4A’s Transformation Conference in March 2016. Ad veteran Madonna Badger opened the Women, Advertising and the Future panel up with the personal story of how she lost her three daughters and parents in a Christmas Day fire in 2011. After spending a year in Arkansas, she returned to […]