Limited Passes are available and issued on a first come first served basis. Companies will be notified once the panel have decided and reserve the right to reject companies who do not meet the criteria.
Eligible companies will need to meet the following criteria:
Start-ups incorporated within the last five years
Less than €5 million funding generated
Must have a working prototype of tech that enhances/enables branded communications
The Cannes Lions Start-up Pass provides a full delegate pass to eligible applicants. It will help you discover new partners, new revenue streams and new ideas. It provides a unique opportunity for newly emerging, technology companies to capitalise on all that Cannes Lions has to offer. The Pass gives full access to the festival for the whole week (18-22 June 2018) including access to:
All Cannes Lions talks, including Lions Health and Lions Innovation
All five Cannes Lions Awards shows
All content sessions on the Festival beaches
The official Cannes Lions Opening and Closing Parties
Daily sunset happy hour drinks
Access to the Cannes Lions winners website after the Festival
Access to the Festival's online delegate directory
Exclusive content and functionality in the Festival planning and scheduling app the for all
Innovation is the perfect place for Start-ups to begin their journey at the festival with talks from the makers, hackers, disruptors and scientists changing the face of communications, but there is a wealth of knowledge to tap into at Cannes Lions in 2018.
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