Golden Drum: New Off Drum Competition for Young Drummers


Golden Drum Festival 2012 and Publicis Worldwide invite the best young creative brains under 30 years of age from New Europe to take part in the Off Drum Competition: Boss Drum Award 2012.

Barbara Krajnc, Executive Director Golden Drum Festival (Slovenia), Dan O’Donoghue, Worldwide Strategic Planning Director Publicis UK, Tomasz Pawlikowski, CEO Central & Eastern Europe + CIS Publicis Worldwide and Mitja Petrovič, director and co-owner Publicis Group Slovenia, will select up to 30 young promising creatives who would have the opportunity to compete for an Euro 5,000 award.

Young creatives are invited to enter the Boss Drum Award Off Drum Competition to connect, learn and gain experience and knowledge by working together with best young creative brains from New Europe and international senior level strategic advisers and to develop your talent and skills. To enter the competition, they have to register as a Young Drummer for the 19th Golden Drum Festival, fill in an application form available online and send it to In application, entrants have to answer the given questions to qualify as a candidate. The deadline to submit the application is September 20.

The selected participants will be split in 4 teams and will meet for the first time on October 3rd, in Portorož, where they will be given one brief to work on and produce creative solution(s). Their final 10 minutes presentations will take place on October 5th, with the winning team to be announced during Festival’s Gala and getting Euro 5,000 award. The other contestants will get 1 free Full registration pass for the 2013 Golden Drum edition.