€2,365 + TVA
Sunday 25 October - Friday 30 October
The Media Academy is for action-oriented media professionals looking to arm themselves with the latest tools and knowledge to create cut-through media campaigns.
Expect classroom sessions and workshops. Learn first-hand from CEOs, Senior Media Officers, Chief Strategy Officers, Media Directors, Media Planners, Creative Directors, and be inspired by award-winning creativity.
This Academy experience - reserved for only 30 people each year - has genuine career impact.
The pass includes exclusive access to the Media Academy Programme and complete access to the Cannes Lions festival talks, awards, networking events and closing party.
"A week of unprecedented senior-leadership exposure, coupled with mind-opening seminars."
Senior Account Manager, Google, USA
With 30 years of creative, business, and executive leadership experience, Vann began his career at BBDO, starting as an intern and working his way to VP, Creative Director. Beyond BBDO, he was the Chief Creative Officer of UniWorld Group, EVP, Global Executive Creative Director at McCann New York, and a Chief Creative Officer at J. Walter Thompson. Vann currently serves as executive director of the Brandcenter at Virginia Commonwealth University, where he values the opportunity to impact student lives and the future of the creative industries on a global scale.
Along his advertising journey, Vann has worked with some of the world’s leading global brands, including Shell, American Airlines, Cigna, Lockheed Martin, Coca-Cola, Pepsi, Visa, MasterCard, AT&T, and GE. He has been recognized with numerous creative honors, including awards at Cannes, the London International Awards, Clio, D&AD, and others.
A Fulbright scholar and decorated veteran, Vann holds degrees from Howard University, the Pratt Institute, Harvard University, and the University of Pennsylvania.
Charles has had a 30-year career in advertising. A veteran of WPP with stints at Young & Rubicam and MEC. He is currently the Chairman of MSQ Partners and an angel investor/advisor.