What Marketing Will Miss by Going a Year Without Cannes

Frequent Cannes Lions attendees say the canceled festival is a vital hub of connection, collaboration and insight

Cannes Lions may be best known for its awards, but attendees say networking will be what's most missed. Cannes Lions

At his first Cannes Lions in 2003, Pancho Cassis was a 22-year-old creative from Chile just setting foot onto the global stage. “It was amazing,” he said. “It changes a lot about how you see the world, how you see advertising.”

@griner david.griner@adweek.com David Griner is Adweek's international editor and host of the Adweek podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."
@zanger doug.zanger@adweek.com Doug Zanger is a senior editor, agencies at Adweek, focusing on creativity and agencies.