Cannes

The Cannes Lions Creativity Festival is one of the marketing industry’s largest gatherings, bringing together senior-level professionals from agencies, clients, technology companies, publishers, partners, and more to learn, gain inspiration, and identify new opportunities. With a focus on infusing creativity into all aspects of advertising and marketing, the Mindshare@Cannes team explores how insights and ideas fuel creative media.

POV: Cannes Preview, People vs. Machines

Next week, the brightest minds in the industry will congregate in the picturesque South of France for the Academy Awards of media: The Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. I’m a Cannes first-timer, so needless to say, I’m giddy to...

Mindshare named Cannes Lions Media Network of the Year 2019

Cannes: Mindshare, the agency network that is part of WPP, has been named Media Network of the Year 2019 at the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. The award is given to the best performing media agency network in the Media...

Campari and Kleenex Shortlisted for the Cannes Media Lions

Kudos to our Campari and Kleenex teams in the U.S., who have been shortlisted for tonight's Media Lions in Cannes! Campari: our team in LA worked with the brand to help prevent drunk driving - to take a different approach...

Beet.TV: Mindshare’s David Lang On Purposeful Content, Driving Millennials To Jaguar

The digital ecosystem is awash in content, but it’s not a case of more is merrier. “We think less is more,” says David Lang, Chief Content Officer for Mindshare NA and President of Mindshare Content+ Entertainment. As he looks ahead...

Brands need to walk the walk | POV: Equality

With day 3 of Cannes Lions falling on the Summer Solstice, the longest day of the year, we jam packed our day full of insightful sessions, thought provoking meetings, and left a little room for serendipity throughout the day....

The Weather Company (IBM) on AI: Mindshare@Cannes

While at the Cannes Lions Festival, we took some time to sit down with a few of our partners to find out what advice they have for marketers, and what they need to adapt for in 2020. The Weather...

Adweek: Mindshare Unveils Biometric Data of Cannes Attendees Outfitted With Apple Watches for 3...

Lightwave program brings insights, promise for the future Some 20 million data points were collected from 100 participants. CANNES, France—The Cannes Lions festival needs to increase its engagement with delegates who are on their second and third visits. Agencies looking to...

Beyond the Rosé: Mindshare@Cannes Podcast

Welcome to the first episode of our new podcast series, Beyond the Rosé: Mindshare@Cannes. This six-episode series explores the main trends and takeaways from Cannes Lions - after today, we'll have a new episode every day Monday-Friday next week. First up:...

Mindshare Young Lions 2018: Ken Mak

Every year, Mindshare sends a selection of our best and brightest across the global as Young Lions delegates to Cannes. See why Ken is focused on emerging technologies at this year’s festival. I’m incredibly excited to be a part of...

POV: Cannes Preview, Equality

On y va sur La Croisette! That was my initial reaction when I heard I had the incredible opportunity to attend the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity as a Young Lions on behalf of Mindshare. As a dual-citizen...

Say What?! Copperfield, Wintour, & More Speak at Cannes Lions

From Will Smith to Anna Wintour to David Copperfield and more, Cannes Lions brings together the biggest names in media, marketing, tech, and entertainment. We know you can’t make it to every seminar, so Mindshare’s Jason Maggs, Associate Director,...

Content that mobilizes | POV: People vs. Machines

Previously in the week there was a discussion around the emotional connection VR has with users due to people being immersed in the environment. Today was the first time the discussion moved towards driving a transaction. When people were...

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POV: Snapchat ‘Cameo’ Puts Your Face into GIFs

By Krishan Majithia, Account Director, FAST, Paid Social Background: Snap has announced the launch of ‘Cameos’ - a new feature allowing users to insert their face...

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