After last year's sell out, we are returning this year with CS Mini Cannes - an opportunity for people who missed the event to sample a taste of what makes Cannes so magical.
Joined by Directory, Sapient Nitro and Source LF we bring you inspiration, key trends and thoughtful reflection from some of the leading players in the industry.
The session will include:
From the Stage:
Sam Ball, Creative Director, M&C Saatchi
Learning from great artists can transform the advertising industry
Sam will return to the stage to talk about how techniques learned from 5 great artists can be applied to transform the future of advertising by making it more fun and innovative.
Senta Singerland, Director of Brand Strategy, Lions Festivals
Why winning matters
Senta will talk us through why awards still matter and how Cannes Lions is challenging the industry with new awards like Glass Lions.
Patrick Collister, Head of Design, Google NACE
Not all great work wins
Patrick will look at the best work that just missed out this year and his views on why. Plus tips on what you can do to stand a chance next year.
Laura Jordan Bambach, Creative Partner, Mr President
View from the jury
Laura will be reporting back her thoughts from judging on the Glass Lions.
Jax Ostle-Evans, Executive Producer, Stinkdigital
How to make Gold
After winning 5 Gold Lions at Cannes for Honda The Other Side, Jax will talk about the 5 key stages the production team overcame to deliver the work.
Wiktor Skoog, Planner, Grey London
Grand Prix on a budget
Wiktor will talk about how Get Shit Done thinking won them 2 Grand Prix's.
Dan Harvey, Experience Design Director
A View From Afar - What I Learnt from not going to Cannes
Dan will look at Innovation at Cannes Lions and the new categories.
Dave Birss, Head of TV, The Drum
Dave will talk us through his view on what trends we might see next year which will win big.
More speakers to be announced.
Our partners, Sapient Nitro will be providing the rose and pizza (yeah we know pizza isn’t French)
A big merci to our Partners
Because Source LF are all about Connected People, Connecting People, Mini Cannes is the perfect event to sponsor as people can network whilst benefiting from leading industry knowledge. We are sorry that other recruiters are not able to attend this session.
And to our Venue Partner, Sapient Nitro
And also to our Media Partner
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