Future Lions

Uber First Aid and Snapchat Snaphelp Among Winning Ideas From AKQA’s Future Lions

CANNES, France—Training Uber drivers in first aid and getting Snapchat to connect bullied teens with counselors are two of the five winning campaigns at this year's Future Lions student ad contest, sponsored by AKQA.

These Young Creatives Were Named ‘Future Lions’ at Cannes. Where Are They Now?

The Future Lions program, run by digital agency AKQA in conjunction with the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, asks advertising students to tackle a simple but challenging brief: come […]

See the Year’s Best Student Work for Google, Apple, Ben & Jerry’s and More

CANNES, France—A Google app that translates sign language into speech was among the forward-thinking student ideas honored at the Future Lions competition here today, sponsored by AKQA.

3 Secrets to Being the Next Great Creative at Cannes

CANNES, France—Faced with a deluge of diverse ideas from aspiring creatives, Rei Inamoto had an enjoyable but incredibly daunting task: select the world's best student work to be honored at Cannes.

AKQA Picks Its 5 Winners for the 2013 Future Lions

CANNES, France—Student teams from the U.S., U.K., Japan and Germany picked up Future Lions from AKQA at the Cannes Lions festival here today. You can see all the winners below. The Future Lions celebrate forward-thinking ideas for brands without media, technology or audience constraints.