Cannes Lions plays host to the world's most inspirational creatives every year.
Actress, Author, Singer
Actor, Writer, Producer, Filmmaker
Actor, Musician, Producer, Philanthropist
Actor, Producer, Director, Writer
Science fiction author, blogger and technology activist
Director, Screenwriter and Producer
ABC's Good Morning America
Sagmeister & Walsh
Bartle Bogle Hegarty
We are campaigners for creativity: we inspire creative bravery that changes the course of communications. Over 62 years, we have gathered the industry and galvanised it. Our goal is to provide everything needed to successfully campaign for creativity – the connections, the education, the benchmark and the inspiration.
In 2016, Cannes Lions is an eight-day programme of creative inspiration, celebration, education and networking, attracting over 15,000 delegates from around 100 countries.
It is the only truly global meeting place for branded communications professionals and our Awards set a global benchmark for what good creative looks like.
Lions Health is dedicated to life-changing creativity. Over two days, the event puts great ideas that transcend tough frameworks under the microscope and inspires the industry with fresh possibilities.
Lions Entertainment is all about unskippable creativity. It's a new space where brands, agencies and entertainment companies can focus on producing outstanding creative work together.
Lions Innovation is an exploration of data and tech as catalysts for creativity. Over two days the event will showcase the new and kick-start collaboration powered by the most exciting innovation happening right now.
Cannes Lions never stands still and there’s lots new planned for the Festival in 2016 to continue to drive creativity in communications.
Every time I come, I leave a much bigger person in terms of my understanding of creativity. Jonathan Mildenhall CMO, Airbnb
Cannes Lions is the main event. Everyone wants to win. Anyone who says different is a liar, mad, or destined for sainthood. John O'Keeffe Worldwide Creative Director, WPP
Palais des Festivals, Cannes, France. The closest airport is Nice Côte d’Azur International Airport.