For 15 years, the Weekend has lived up to all expectations and always offers its visitors a current and relevant program and features well-known experts whose creative energy is responsible for world-renowned projects. This year is no exception. Creativity is one of the main themes of the Jubilee Weekend. One such expert is Fabio Seidl, director of global creative development at Meta, the man behind the most memorable creative campaigns for Instagram, Facebook, WhatsApp, Messenger and Quest.
In addition to working at the world’s most famous agencies such as DDB NY, VMLY&R, 360i, Leo Burnett Chicago, Ogilvy and Afrika Sao Paulo, and McCann Portugal, Seidl’s resume is decorated with the most prestigious awards from around the world. Having won over 20 Lions at Cannes, several awards at One Show, D&AD, Art Directors Club and, of course, the Webbys, but also the title of the best creative director in the United States according to El Ojo de Ibero-America. Fabio is an incorrigible creative mind and has a passion for concepts that push the boundaries. He continues to prove that he is one of the most imaginative people in the world.
Seidl’s arrival in Rovinj will not be his first time in Croatia – he fell in love with the country during visits to Dubrovnik, Split, Hvar, Korčula and Mljet, and he himself points out that it was one of the most beautiful trips in his life. He is coming to Rovinj on Weekend 15 as part of the Golden Drum festival – an international festival of creativity. The metaverse as a “new chapter of the Internet” will be the main topic of his presentation. In his interview, you can read more about his career, the trends that await us, as well as his participation at the Weekend.