Entertainment, the specialist two-day event dedicated to the future of the
entertainment industry, on June 21-22 as part of the Cannes Lions International
Festival of Creativity, has today announced Vivendi as its main sponsor.
- and its principal businesses - Universal Music Group (UMG), Canal+ Group,
Gameloft, Vivendi Village and Dailymotion – will showcase how content and
talent can contribute value to the branded communications community through
Lucian Grainge, Universal Music Group Chairman & CEO, has been announced as
the Cannes Lions Media Person of the Year, the first music executive honoured
with the award; and Olivier Robert-Murphy, Global Head of New Business for
Universal Music Group, is the President of the Lions Entertainment Music jury.
The global music company will also be represented on stage, with stars including
Ellie Goulding, Nick Jonas and Lang Lang.