In a first of its kind initiative, exchange4media is bringing the first ever ‘Media Quotient – what’s your MQ?’, the Media Quiz 2009. The event will be organised in Delhi, Kolkata and Mumbai on May 13, 20 and 22, respectively. Star News is the main sponsor for Media Quiz 2009, while Mumbai Mirror is the associate sponsor. Encompass is the event partner for Media Quiz 2009.
Media Quiz will be conducted by Vikram Sakhuja, CEO, GroupM, India, and Sam Balsara, CMD – Madison India, while it has been conceptualised by Innocean Worldwide’s B Sridhar.
The Media Quiz seeks to bring together media professionals on a common platform to network and interact while simultaneously competing to win. It is open to anyone from advertising and media agencies, marketing companies and media students.
The quiz would cover all aspects of the Media discipline – people, places, stories of origin, research, the business and its connection with Indian and bits of global media.
To register for the Media Quiz in Mumbai and Kolkata, any number of two-member teams can participate for an entry fee. Each regional round would select six finalists. The top two teams in the regional finals would compete at the Grand Finale, to be held in Mumbai on May 22, 2009.
The prizes of the media quiz winners are sponsored by Nokia E series phones, KFC meal coupons, DT cinema tickets for Delhi, Reebok vouchers.