Welcome to edcom, the European Institute for Commercial Communications Education (1)

The institute strives to promote excellence in commercial communications education and research and to further exchanges between the European commercial communications sector and academic partners. edcom was founded by the European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA) together with the founding academic partners in 2007.


Promote excellence in commercial comms education and research

Promote knowledge and understanding of innovative communications techniques

Facilitate cross-border education and academic exchanges

Enhance cooperation between the industry and academic partners


Ad Venture Student Competition 2021-2022 Launch

The European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA) and its European Institute for Commercial Communications Education (edcom) have launched a call for entries for its 14th annual advertising student competition, Ad Venture, in collaboration with Asahi.

2020–2021 Ad Venture winners have been announced!

This year’s competition saw 63 high-quality entries from 19 universities in 10 countries. After two rounds of judging, video presentations and a live online Q&A, Sara Perche Ti Amo from Paris University 2 Panthéon-Assas were declared the winners.

Finalists of the 2020–2021 Ad Venture student competition have been announced!

Edcom and the EACA are excited to announce the finalists of the 13th annual international student advertising competition, Ad Venture.

Graduation Competition 2020/2021 Winners Announced!

The winners of the 2020/2021 Graduation Competition have been chosen!

Winners announced of the 2019-20 Ad Venture competition!

The Winner of the Ad Venture Student Competitions 2019-20 has

Announcement of the finalists of the Ad Venture Student Competition 2019 – 2020

The European Association of Communications Agencies (EACA) and the European

Data-Driven Advertising: Organisation is looking for Students and a Professor to take part in a panel on 24 October in London

The European Interactive Digital Advertising Alliance (EDAA) is an organization

Winners announced of the EACA International Advertising Summer School 2019

In the first week of July nearly 80 participants from

edcom releases its Talent Roundtable White Paper

The edcom Talent Roundtable, in partnership with Kantar, brought together

Launch Thesis Competition 2019-2020

edcom launches the 7th edition of the Thesis Competition, which

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