Five days to go until Athar – Saudi Festival of Creativity

The festival also has five special awards as part of the exclusive ceremony

There are five days to go until the inaugural Athar – Saudi Festival of Creativity.

The Athar Festival of Creativity will be the largest gathering of the creative marketing industry in the Kingdom and features an impressive array of speakers, panel discussions and events.

It will include a two-day festival, talent academies, a women’s empowerment programme and a glittering awards ceremony.

There will be a total of nine awards: four Legacy Awards of the Decade and five Special Awards. These will be presented at the ceremony on 16 November.

The Legacy Awards of the Decade include:

  • Media Network of the Decade
  •  Brand of the Decade
  • Agency of the Decade
  • Network of the Decade

The five Special Awards will be presented for:


The new kids on the block – for the agency which has made the biggest impact on the Kingdom’s creative sector within the last five years.


Awarded to the Saudi agency which, through longevity and creativity, has made a positive impact on the development of the Kingdom’s creative industry.

Game Changer

The marketing team that has made significant contributions to empowering anddeveloping the Kingdom’s marketing sector.


A creative through and through, who has helped innovate and elevate Saudi’s creative advertising communications onto the world stage.


A marketing visionary who is helping drive success through creative marketing communications across the Kingdom and the world – elevating their organisation through effective creative marketing strategies.

The must-attend festival features two stages, over 30 hours of content from international and regional industry leaders with over 1,500 attendees from across the MENA region and beyond.

The festival will become the hub for inspiration, collaborative innovation and celebration where you can connect with the region’s most influential brands and creatives.

For more details on the awards click this link