Networking/Awards Access

The ceremonies will take place in the Lumiere Theatre on the following dates:

Date Ceremony
Monday 22 June  Health – Pharma, Health & Wellness. 
Communication – Design, Pint & Publishing, Outdoor
Tuesday 23 June Entertainment – Entertainment, Entertainment for Music, Entertainment for Sport. 
Craft – Industry Craft, Digital Craft, Film Craft
Wednesday 24 June Reach – Social & Influencer, PR, Creative Data, Direct, Media, Creative Strategy, Creative Business Transformation 
Thursday 25 June Innovation – Innovation Lions. 
Experience – Brand Experience, Creative eCommerce. 
Communication – Radio & Audio, Mobile 
Impact – Creative Effectiveness
Friday 26 June Communication – Titanium, Film
Good – Sustainable Development Goals, Glass Lion for Change 

Reserved seats

Please find below information for what to do on the evening you have reserved awards seats.

Timing (subject to change)

  • Doors open 19:15 for an 20:00 start – Monday 22
  • Doors open 18:15 for a 19:00 Tuesday 23 – Friday 26

If you have reserved seating you must be seated by 18.30 (19.30 for Saturday 20th June) at the latest – after this time the reserved places will be released.


Please make your way to the main Palais entrance. The sponsor entrance will be on the left and a member of the Cannes Lions Team will be there to take you through to the Lumiere Theatre.

A member of the Cannes Lions Team will meet you outside the Networking Lounge entrance and direct you to your seats in the Lumiere Theatre.

Seating location

Reserved signs with your company logo will be placed on seats in the front right section of the Lumiere Theatre.