On the Adweek Podcast: What We Expect From This Year’s Cannes Lions

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Hundreds of marketing and media pros gathered at Adweek's kickoff reception at the Cannes Lions on Sunday. Photo courtesy of Gabriela Lungu
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CANNES, France—It has begun. The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity is back, drawing thousands of marketers from around the world to the south of France this week.

To help you get your head around the major themes and front-runner campaigns, this week’s episode of the Adweek podcast, Yeah, That’s Probably an Ad, gathers together some of our news team to chat about what we expect to see.

This week’s panel is:

• Kimeko McCoy, Adweek social editor
• Diana Pearl, Adweek brand marketing reporter
• Chris Ariens, Adweek director of visuals
• David Griner, Adweek creative and innovation editor

You can stream the new episode below, listen and subscribe on Apple Podcasts or other platforms, or follow our podcast on Spotify.

Be sure to follow all of Adweek’s coverage of the Cannes Lions, and keep an eye on Adweek’s Instagram, Twitter and LinkedIn updates from the festival.

Got any questions or observations on Cannes? Hit us up at podcast@adweek.com.

@griner david.griner@adweek.com David Griner is creative and innovation editor at Adweek and host of Adweek's podcast, "Yeah, That's Probably an Ad."