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Topic: Cannes Lions

A Little Fish-Shaped Lump of Iron Just Won the Product Design Grand Prix at Cannes

Ingenious Geometry Global work tops three R/GA winners

CANNES, France—The most low-tech product imaginable, a simple lump of iron, won the Grand Prix in the Product Design Lions contest here tonight. But while it looks unassuming, this fish…

Tragedy Strikes Cannes as Google Exec Dies in an Accident

Details are currently few, though

An accident took the life of a Google executive at the Cannes Lions festival this week, though the individual's name hasn't been released and other details about the incident are…

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Hopes Veep's Success Can Help Confront Inequity for Women

In politics and Hollywood

CANNES, France—Veep may be a comedy that revels in double standards, but star Julia Louis-Dreyfus says she believes the show might actually be helping solve the gender-imbalance issues that often…

CBS Interactive Debuts a Virtual Reality Comedy Short at Cannes Lions

Hopes Kenan Thompson will inspire creatives

Can virtual reality be funny? Today at Cannes Lions, CBS Interactive hopes to find out. The company is debuting what it believes to be the first virtual reality comedy short during…

Here Are 16 Tips to Survive and Thrive at Cannes Lions 2015

Don't overbook, and watch your glass of rosé

Julie Thompson has been riding her scooter at Cannes Lions for the last 16 years and has not only seen it all in terms of attendee behavior, crisis and sometimes…

The 'Great Concoction' of Creatives, Marketers and Open Minds Is What Makes Cannes Work

Jim Stengel tells how P&G met W+K

Jim Stengel's history with the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity dates back to 2003, when, as global marketing chief of Procter & Gamble, he and a team of colleagues…

Why Tech's Impact on Creative Will Dominate Discussion at Cannes Lions

Finding talent that understands both

Two key and thorny themes will dominate the dialog during Cannes Lions this year. And while seemingly disparate, they are actually very much entwined and integral to present-day survival and future…

Cannes Names Inaugural Glass Lion Jury

Shattering gender bias in advertising

The Cannes Lions festival has today named the nine jurors responsible for awarding its inaugural Glass Lion, or Lion for Change. Launched with a focus on gender, the new award will…

The Lion Wrangler: How Philip Thomas Keeps Cannes Lions Ahead of the Game

His balancing act, and his favorite moment from the festival

As CEO of the Lions Festivals since 2006, Philip Thomas has known he needs advertising's biggest annual gathering, the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, to stay one step ahead…

New Cannes Award Honors Creative Work That Shatters Gender Bias

It’s time for a Glass Lion

Industry activist Cindy Gallop said she is shocked over her selection as jury president for the new Cannes Glass Lion award, considering she's been a bit of a thorn in…

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