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23rd Golden Drum begins tomorrow

Ljubljana, 17 October – In the next few days, Ljubljana Castle will host communication and advertising professionals from around the globe. Tomorrow marks the start of the 23rd Golden Drum International Festival of Creativity. 1215 creative entries from 26 different countries will compete for the Golden Drum awards, while more than 40 different guest speakers will take the stage, including the exceptional Cindy Gallop. The four-day festival will be accompanied by lively social events, reaching its climax with the announcement of the results and the Awards Ceremony on Friday.

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23rd Golden Drum: Hall of fame has a new star. Welcome Dušan Drakalski!

23rd Golden Drum is proud and honoured to present the newest member of the Golden Drum Hall of Fame Dušan Drakalski one of the brightest shining stars of Balkan creativity. He is considered to be one of the most creative and most experienced communication specialists in the Balkans who managed to create award-winning and memorable campaigns in this extremely challenging region, accepting one of the most prestigious awards Titanium Lion at 60th Cannes Lions. Throughout his career he always strived for extremely high standards in his work and believes that passion must exist within every piece. Dušan’s work has been recognized at Cannes, Eurobest, New York Festival, Epica, Golden Drum, Moscow International Advertising Festival and many other regional award shows.

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23rd Golden Drum proudly presents: Cindy Gallop

Among more than 40 world class speakers from advertising and creative industry who will share their knowledge at this year’s Golden Drum International Festival of Creativity, the biggest star of the show will definitely be the keynote speaker Cindy Gallop, for many a genius and also controversial speaker and Founder and Director of unique portals like and In less than three weeks, from 18 until 21 October the 23rd Golden Drum will open its doors on Ljubljana Castle, Slovenia, offering four days of numerous interesting educational contents and many opportunities to inspire young and established creative experts.

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