Nike’s AI Serena Williams Match Wins Grand Prix in Digital Craft at Cannes

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Serena Williams may have stepped down from the tennis world, but the power of her brand and the passion and integrity of her spirit is strong enough to evolve with her. Williams’ post-tennis campaign from Nike, “Never Done Evolving” captured the Digital Craft Grand Prix at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity today.

Nike, with AKQA studios in Melbourne, Portland and São Paulo, used AI to travel back in time to create a match-up between Williams from her first Grand Slam at the 1999 U.S.

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