The Work

Be sure to check out the programme on the Cannes Lions App for The Work and Awards Hub schedule.
Tours of the Work

Tours of the Work

Take a 30-minute guided journey through the exhibition of shortlisted and winning work, with commentary from a Jury President or industry legend and the opportunity to ask questions. Get insights into this year’s trends and learn more about how the most successful work is crafted.

Book a Tour of The Work

The Case for Creativity

The Creativity Matters presentation makes a powerful case for creativity, establishing why it’s a force for business, for change and for good. Watch selected case films of award-winning work from recent years and explore the themes that galvanised the industry. Find out how award-winning creativity has the power to change the culture of your organisation and help raise your creative bar.

Inside the Jury Room

These 45-minute discussions bring together presidents and judges fresh from the jury rooms. Find out what was Lion-worthy in their eyes and why – all in an interactive session where you will have the chance to put questions directly to the experts. This is the closest you can get to being in a Cannes Lions jury room without being on a jury.

Meet the Lions Experts

Book ahead or drop in for a one-to-one workshop with a Cannes Lions Awards Accounts Manager, dedicated to demystifying the entry process and helping you navigate a path to awards glory. You can also explore and demo the tools we have on offer to get you there.

Delegates take a tour of shortlisted and winning work.

The Shortlist

Interactive kiosks, the exhibition and special screenings run throughout the Festival, showcasing thousands of inspiring pieces of work. Immerse yourself in the winning work from your sector or specialism, or seek out creativity more serendipitously.

How to win a Lion

What does it take to win a Lion? Learn how others have built an award-winning culture in their organisations, deep dive into trends and fill your inspiration bank with new ideas. This is your chance to get a deeper understanding of the awards and walk away with practical advice on how to give your work the best chance.


Design Lions Judging Room

Part of the magic of Cannes Lions is that judging takes place during the Festival. Discover the judging room for the Design Lions, a unique opportunity to see where the jury view the work, vote, discuss and award Lions, complete with real samples of submitted Design work.


Innovation Lions and Glass: The Lion for Change Live Judging

Awards Hub Stage 1 / The Workshop Room – Mon-Weds

Shortlisted entrants present their work to the jury. Each presentation will be followed by a Q&A from the jury. This is your opportunity to get first-hand insight into the judging process.