Articles Tagged ‘cannes’


Breaking down the Cannes Lions revamp

Changes to categories, different entry rules and new initiatives aim to increase competitiveness and reduce costs.


Canadian Cannes jury members revealed

Eight local industry pros are among those deciding this year’s Lions winners.

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Cannes announces changes to Creative Effectiveness

Five new categories aim to recognize more regional, cause and client-led campaigns that drove business results.

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Cannes makes changes to categories

Multiple Lions have been tweaked to focus on data, technology and brand experience as entries for the awards open.

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Cannes continues gender balance push

The annual awards show announces its See It Be It winners as it moved to gender parity on its juries.


Judy John added to Cannes jury

Leo Burnett’s CEO and CCO will judge the Titanium and Integrated Lions, bringing the number of Canadian jurors to 10.


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.


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.


Young Lions ups its age limit

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


Newsmaker of the Year: Riding the Uber wave

How the industry disruptor changed how we get around, and drove some successful brand partnerships.


The renaissance of relevance

The days of ads gently stroking consumers’ social consciousness are coming to an end, predicts One’s Karen Howe.

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In the jury room with… Google’s Michael Joffe

The juror on why brands need to stop playing nice and what #LikeAGirl could have done to place higher in Branded Content.


Leo Burnett and Grey rake in Direct, Press, Promo shortlist noms

DDB, JWT, Lg2 and Rethink also bring in a slew of nominations on the first day of the Cannes Lions fest.


No risk, no reward

Editor Emily Wexler welcomes new readers to strategy with a lesson in how Canadian brands can win on the world stage.

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Record number of entries to Cannes, again

Canada remains in the top ten for number of entries despite a slight drop from 2014.