THE WORLD'S MOST INSPIRING CREATIVE FESTIVAL

Cannes Lions is five days of talks, workshops, networking events, classes and awards shows for people in the branded communications, marketing, design, tech, media and entertainment industries.

  • 2017 FESTIVAL
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  • 16,000+
    ATTENDEES
  • 1,000+
    SPEAKERS
  • 4,700+
    COMPANIES
  • 360+
    HOURS OF INSPIRATION
  • 40,000+
    IDEAS EXHIBITED

EXPLORE THE 2018 PROGRAMME

This year’s Cannes Lions Programme features more brands than ever, hot topic debates, power hours, gameshows, interactive sessions, creative legends on stage, five days of innovation and much, much more.

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NINE TRACKS TO EXPLORE CREATIVITY FROM EVERY ANGLE

COMMUNICATION

Put creativity to work in your business and see big ideas in action.

CRAFT

Where creative ideas come to life and the execution is just as important as the idea.

ENTERTAINMENT

Creativity beyond branded communications that creates content, culture and convergence.

EXPERIENCE

Making sense of today’s most powerful brand currency - delivering transformative experiences.

GOOD

How purpose, change and responsibility shift culture.

HEALTH

Unlock the potential in life-changing creativity.

IMPACT

Let’s talk performance, effectiveness and ROI.

INNOVATION

The new data-driven, tech-enabled creativity re-shaping communications.

REACH

It’s all about the attention economy and work that resonates.

AN AGENDA-SETTING PROGRAMME

This is where the global agenda for creativity in marketing communications is set by the world’s leading brands, the most creative agencies and the most innovative media owners and platforms.
Join in the debate and learn how you can gain competitive advantage and growth from creativity. Cannes Lions defines the creative communications agenda for the next 12 months and beyond with a five-day programme of talks, split into nine Tracks.

WHAT'S ON THE AGENDA?

JOIN A MEET UP

Are you coming to Cannes Lions to make new powerful connections, share your ideas and get feedback from industry leaders? Taking place three times a day across five days of the festival and exploring different interest areas, the Cannes Lions Meet Up programme offers curated networking sessions not to be missed. This is where you get a chance to mingle with festival first-timers, great clients, start-up innovators, brand strategists, retail trailblazers and other like-minded creatives.

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Eating in Cannes

This year, Cannes Lions, the City of Cannes and local restaurants have teamed up to create great value, fixed-price lunch deals during the festival week.

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