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Canadian Young Lions winners revealed

Creatives from DentsuBos, Sid Lee, BBDO and Zulu are among those headed to the festival in June.

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Melanie Johnston named to Cannes jury

The DDB Canada Toronto president will sit on the Creative Effectiveness judging panel this year.

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Cannes Contenders 2016: Staff picks

The teams at strategy and Media in Canada pick the campaigns they think have a shot at Lions this year.

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Cannes Contenders 2016: Peerless promo work

From a sky-high beer stunt to kid-friendly business cards, here are five more campaigns that could stand out in June.

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Cannes Contenders 2016: Mighty good media

From coffee to cars, see which creative campaigns used media to their advantage (maybe enough to pick up a Lion or two).

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Cannes Contenders 2016: Ballsy work

From literal genitals to agency self-promo with the nerve to speak up, check out more work predicted to do well this June.

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Canadian Cannes jury members revealed

Eight marketing and ad execs from home will help judge the world’s top work this June.

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Cannes Contenders 2016: Campaigns creating buzz

From bees to banking, check out some of the campaigns that industry folks think will roar.

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Cannes names 2016 jury presidents

Two Canadians are among the 23 industry leaders who will judge the world’s best work at this year’s festival.

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Young Lions ups its age limit

Details for this year’s competition have been announced, including raising the cut-off age for young creatives.

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Cannes announces more awards changes

Renaming Press, giving Digital a Craft Lion and splitting Titanium & Integrated are among the latest changes for 2016.

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Bye bye Branded Content, hello Entertainment Lions

The new awards and festival stream will recognize audio-visual entertainment, live experiences, gaming, sports and more.

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What’s behind Creative Effectiveness wins?

Warc breaks down what the winning and shortlisted entries at Cannes had in common this year.

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Rejecting ‘techvertising’

Stop using tech for tech’s sake and start gaining real insights from data, writes Proximity Canada’s Rene Rouleau.

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The real problem with ad awards

Faris Yakob on why the shows themselves aren’t what should be up for debate.