Welcome to LAIF 2019

LAIF is where Nigeria's creative community comes together for a spectacular three-day celebration of creativity in advertising. The festival culminates in the LAIF Awards, LAIF's highest accolade for excellence in creative advertising, celebrating the very best in creativity across the region.


Landmark Event Centre, Lekki, Lagos.

Victoria Island, Lagos


Saturday (05:00 PM)

December 14, 2019


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An international status award, LAIF awards has continuously promoted Nigeria’s creative potentials in the international circle as well as recognised outstanding creativity and created an avenue for the celebration of world class ideas.


Hear thought-provoking, agenda-setting talks on the topics that matter to communications today from the people leading the change.


Get to know a diverse community of brand, agency and world leaders, innovators, tech entrepreneurs, brilliant creatives and many more in a laid-back setting.


The LAIF Awards are all about showing off the creativity you need to see, setting the benchmark for brilliant work in the creative communications industry each year.


Enter to see if your work has earned one of the industry's biggest seals of approval and take home a coveted LAIF trophy at this year's Awards ceremony.

Important dates

Friday, 6th December, 2019

Pre-Award Party

Friday, 6th - Sunday 8th December, 2019

Jurors’ sitting

Wednesday, 11th December, 2019

Young Laifers Award

Thursday, 12th December, 2019

Seminar & Exhibition

Saturday, 14th December, 2019

Awards Dinner


New Initiatives for 2019

LAIF Awards Seminar

The seminar offers a unique learning experience as well as provides an in-depth insight into key marketing and marketing communications challenges. It is targeted at the senior executives of the advertising, media and marketing industry.

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Young LAIFERS Competition

This category is aimed at promoting excellence in brand strategy development as well as encourages craftsmanship in young practitioners. Participants of this category are young practitioners less than 30 years of age, working within a recognized advertising organization.

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