Ad Fraud – We’ve met the bots and they’re us!

“Humans, not Robots, are responsible agents. Robots should be designed and operated as far as practicable to comply with existing laws, fundamental rights and freedoms, including privacy.” Alan Winfield


Cyber Lions

Last week, the marketing industry descended on the Promenade de la Croisette for its annual red carpet frenzy. This year, however, something has fundamentally changed in Cannes: the ongoing revolution in marketing automation has finally reached the Lions. The emphasis was on advertising technology which is changing for ever how advertising is created, bought and sold.

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Brian Terkelsen, chief executive of MediaVest USA put it during the Lions Innovation, a separate event focusing solely on digital advertising, social media, analytics, data and technology: “Today, content isn’t the topic of conversation. Today, ad tech is the topic of conversation.