The American Advertising Federation of Des Moines will host a panel on Jan. 16 to discuss the state of the advertising industry in Des Moines. The panel will be made up of Drew Harden, president and co-founder at Blue Compass Interactive LLC, Mike McDaniel, manager of marketing at Veridian Credit Union, Xan McNelly, executive vice president and chief integration and strategy officer at The Integer Group, and Todd Schatzberg, principal at Red Dot Advertising + Design. The event will take place from 11:15 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Sheraton West Des Moines Hotel, 1800 50th St. Registration is $20 for members and $35 for nonmembers.