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The next Cannes invasion: Risk-management experts

The next Cannes invasion: Risk-management experts

As the festival of creativity celebrates fearless work that engages controversy, there will be a growing role for those who handle fallout and debates, writes BlueCurrent Japan MD Tetsuya Honda.

Watch marketing and adland's top names urge industry to fix diversity issue

Watch marketing and adland's top names urge industry to fix diversity issue

Hailing from Airbnb and Mars through to Saatchi & Saatchi and Ogilvy, some of the biggest names in marketing and advertising have spoken out in a new documentary designed to highlight how agencies and brands can create a more inclusive industry.

It's time for Cannes Lions to build on political and social themes

It's time for Cannes Lions to build on political and social themes

Cannes Lions is the much-feted, overpriced - and yes, sorry, probably over-analysed - annual marketing and media splurge on the Côte D'Azur. For many in the UK industries, the event feels increasingly inappropriate amid the strife that has come to dominate political discourse.

Hijacked by shampoo or an increasingly relevant place for PR to shine? Experts dissect Lions Health at Cannes

Hijacked by shampoo or an increasingly relevant place for PR to shine? Experts dissect Lions Health at Cannes

The Lions Health festival celebrated its fourth birthday this year. With the sun of southern France now a distant memory, we ask four people whether the newest addition to the Cannes schedule is gaining traction and respect in its specialised but lucrative target audience.

Football, Heineken, chicken nuggets... 5 Cannes PR Lions Campaigns We Like

Football, Heineken, chicken nuggets... 5 Cannes PR Lions Campaigns We Like

PR Lions Grand Prix winner Fearless Girl may have taken many of the plaudits, but there were plenty of other excellent campaigns recognised at the Cannes Festival of Creativity this year. Here are some of our favourites from the PR Lions category.

Watch: IBM Watson's Mark Simpson on AI and marketing

Watch: IBM Watson's Mark Simpson on AI and marketing

PRWeek chats with IBM Watson's Mark Simpson at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

How one boutique PR shop won Cannes glory for a powerful PSA

How one boutique PR shop won Cannes glory for a powerful PSA

Meet Dini von Mueffling Communications, the Flatiron PR firm with a handful of staffers that turned heads at Cannes for its work on Evan with BBDO.

Does the Cannes Lions festival need a major rethink?

Does the Cannes Lions festival need a major rethink?

Has the ever-expanding carnival of creativity lost sight of its roots, Gideon Spanier asks.

Watch: AKQA's Duan Evans at Cannes Lions

Watch: AKQA's Duan Evans at Cannes Lions

PRWeek talks with AKQA executive creative director Duan Evans at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

Watch: Cohn & Wolfe's Chad Latz at Cannes Lions

Watch: Cohn & Wolfe's Chad Latz at Cannes Lions

PRWeek catches up with Chad Latz, chief innovation officer at Cohn & Wolfe, at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

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