Jury

International jury of the XI White Square will be represented by persons with worldwide recognition in advertising from more than two dozens countries, rich experience of judging at the leading international advertising festivals and numerous prestigious industrial awards, including Gold Lions.


The full jury cast of XI WHITE SQUARE is now being formed and will be announced in the end of January.

WHITE SQUARE has six jury categories: CREATIVE, BRANDING, DIGITAL, MARKETING, MEDIA, SOCIAL ADVERTISING, each of which consists of eight to twelve experts. Grand Prix is chosen by Grand Jury consisting of the Cairmen of basic jury categories.         

Traditionally WHITE SQUARE will retain offline judging of all entries. Jury sessions will take place in Minsk the day before the Festival starts. Short-lists will be announced on the website on the first day of the Festival, the winners – at Awards Ceremony on April 19th.

The judging at WHITE SQUARE is based on Regulation of jury work which defines the rules, criteria and mechanics of judging. The Regulation is based on the principles of impartiality, objectivity and professionalism. The main criteria for entry estimation are originality and innovativeness of idea and quality of its implementation.