Spikes Asia Releases Awards Shortlists

Australia, India and Japan are leading the shortlists


1st March 2022 - Spikes Asia, now on its 35th edition, has today released shortlists across all 24 categories. From an initial 3,037 entries from 25 countries, 625 pieces of work have made it onto the shortlists and will now compete to be awarded APAC’s most prestigious creative branded communications accolade.

106 jurors from locations across APAC and from a wide range of creative industry disciplines and backgrounds have convened remotely to judge entries using the unique LIONS judging platform.

Winners will be announced via the Spikes Asia Winner’s Site, with the Gold, Silver and Bronze winners released on 2 March, the Grand Prix and Special Award winners announced on 3 March and Spikes Unwrapped and the Spikes Creativity Report released on 24 March. Speaking about the awards, Jenny Lau, Events Director, Spikes Asia, said, “This year, for the 35th edition of the Spikes Asia Awards, we are very excited by the addition of three new awards developed in response to APAC’s shifting creative trends. We’re extremely grateful to our jurors for all of their hard work and delighted to announce the shortlists ahead of the winners announcement which will set the benchmark for both creative excellence and marketing strategy and effectiveness in Asia-Pacific.

Spikes Asia x Campaign 2022 is taking place between 1 to 3 March 2022. Coming to life through a series of hybrid event experiences, Spikes X Campaign Asia celebrates the diverse perspectives and extraordinary creative minds coming out of the region. Throughout the event attendees will also be able to access the Metaverse where they will be able to meet the speakers, network and play arcade games and on 3 March access the Spikes Asia Grand Prix and Special Awards winners. Anybody interested in attending should register here.

All of the shortlists, as well as further details on the announcement of this year’s winners along with the Spikes Asia Creativity Report can be found at Spikes.asia.