Cannes Lions 2019, Day One

Highlights from the first day of the 66th Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity. 

Cannes Lions opened yesterday for five days of learning, inspiration and networking.

Thousands of delegates were treated to a stunning day on the French Riviera and enjoyed world-class sessions by Marie Kondo, Nick Law, Kwame Alexander, Kerry Washington and many more.

Check out our highlight video below for a recap of the action.

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Credits:

Craig Spence

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer
International Paralympic Committee
The Paralympics Impact on Our Creativity and Humanity

John Rankin

Photographer
Rankin Group
Visual Diet : We are what we see. Exploring the Relationship between Imagery & Mental Health

Kerry Washington

Actor, director, producer, and activist
Simpson Street
Future is Female: Women & the Direct to Consumer Economy

Mimi Gray

Head of Visual Content
M&C SAATCHI
Visual Diet: We are what we see. Exploring the Relationship between Imagery & Mental Health

Caroline Wanga

Chief Diversity Officer
Target
A Circle Big Enough for Us All

Marie Kondo

Founder
KonMari Media, Inc.
Less Stuff. More Joy: Life-Changing Japanese Creativity

Nick Law

Chief Creative Officer Publicis Groupe
President Publicis Communications
Creatives in Control

Takumi Kawahara

Co-founder and CEO
KonMari Media
Less Stuff. More Joy: Life-Changing Japanese Creativity

Julia Boorstin

Senior Media and Entertainment Correspondent
CNBC
Future is Female: Women & the Direct to Consumer Economy

Todd Waterbury

Chief Creative Officer
Target
A Circle Big Enough for Us All

Kwame Alexander

Author and Founding Editor
Versify/HMH
Inspiration is Undefeated