Where? – Palais des Festival Cannes
Why? – Cannes Lions is the year’s most time-efficient and inspiring business trip for tens of thousands of people. Agency creative’s, client marketers, strategists, analysts, publishers, technology providers and financiers flock to the streets and sands of Cannes, sharing ideas and planning ahead. During the Festival, important new connections and major business decisions are being made every hour of every day, right across the city. Creative business people from organizations of all sizes connect and collaborate at Cannes Lions – clients meet agencies, agencies win business, start-ups win funding and products find buyers. Cannes Lions also plays host to annual meetings of global creative councils and worldwide marketing teams’ annual strategy sessions.
“Cannes Lions is the home of great ideas. As campaigners for creativity, we make the case for creativity and inspire the creative community. We do this because we truly believe that creativity is the driving force for business, for change and for good.”