ad:tech, the global interactive marketing show owned by dmg world media, has this week announced it is to launch ad:tech Hamburg, its first show German show. Germany has the largest European population of 47 million users generating 114 billion ad impressions. ad:tech Hamburg will take place on 22nd-23rd May 2007 at Hamburg Congress Centre.

ad:tech has recently appointed Volker Ballueder as German Sales Manager.

The introduction of ad:tech Hamburg is part of dmg’s aggressive ad:tech expansion programme. ad:tech also plan to enter Singapore, Mumbai and Tokyo during 2007 and 2008.

The ad:tech shows are designed to bring companies offering interactive marketing solutions together with marketing and advertising decision makers.

Jason Franks, European Managing Director of ad:tech expositions says, “we are delighted to be able to build on the proven success of ad:tech from other countries, notably in America, where the show has run for the past ten years. Hamburg represents a marvellous opportunity for ad:tech Europe and we are looking forward to educating and enthusing the German market.”

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Notes to Editors:
For further information, please contact:
Volker Ballueder, German Sales Manager – volkerballueder@uk.dmgworldmedia.com

Belinda Webb, PR, ad:tech, t. +44 (0)7986 345 612, e. belindawebb@uk.dmgworldmedia.com Or Christophe Asselin, European Marketing Manager, ad:tech, t. +44 (0)20 7420 6678, e. christopheasselin@uk.dmgworldmedia.com

About ad:tech
ad:tech, part of the Daily Mail Group, is firmly established as the premier global Exhibition and Conference exclusively dedicated to the online advertising and marketing sector. Dedicated exclusively to Interactive Advertising and Marketing Technologies such as Internet Marketing, Search Engine Marketing, Email Marketing, Mobile Marketing and E-Commerce, ad:tech London gives its visitors, from blue-chip companies, SMEs, advertising and marketing agencies, the opportunity to investigate a complete range of end-to-end interactive advertising and marketing solutions. ad:tech has a great pedigree, drawing on 10 years of experience in the USA as a dedicated online marketing event. Underpinned by the support of industry leaders, key associations, governmental organisations and academic experts, ad:tech’s reach extends to every marketing decision maker throughout Europe and the rest of the world.
ad:tech currently produces conferences in New York, San Francisco, Chicago, London, Sydney and Shanghai. In additional to the Paris launch, ad:tech also plans an aggressive approach to enter Singapore, Mumbai, and Tokyo during 2007 and 2008. ad:tech will continue to expand globally in order to provide online marketing communities with great opportunities to network, share best practices and ideas anywhere in the world.

About dmg world media
An international exhibition and publishing company, dmg world media produces over 300 market-leading trade exhibitions, consumer shows and fairs each year and publishes 45 related magazines, newspapers, directories and market reports. dmg world media employs more than 700 people and maintains a worldwide presence through more than 30 offices in the United States, Canada, the United Kingdom, France, the United Arab Emirates, China, Australia and New Zealand. dmg world media is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the Daily Mail and General Trust plc (DMGT), one of the largest and most successful media companies in the UK. For more information on dmg world media please visit www.dmgworldmedia.com.

Published on: 12:00AM on 5th June 2006