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ICYMI: Cannes in the can

ICYMI: Cannes in the can

A full roundup of PRWeek's comprehensive coverage of this year's Cannes.

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Holly Zheng at Cannes: 'Chinese delegates are definitely underrepresented'

Holly Zheng at Cannes: 'Chinese delegates are definitely underrepresented'

Chinese marketers have a long way to go at the Cannes Lions, according to the BlueFocus international president.

Bonin Bough at Cannes: 'It's a creative Renaissance we're in the middle of'

Bonin Bough at Cannes: 'It's a creative Renaissance we're in the middle of'

Digital plus traditional marketing equals a golden era, according to the Mondelez SVP.

Advice from Unilever and UNICEF at Cannes: 'Engage young people'

Advice from Unilever and UNICEF at Cannes: 'Engage young people'

Executives from the two global organizations sounded off about the importance of collaboration to find solutions.

Cannes in quotes

Cannes in quotes

The best sound bites from last week's annual Festival of Creativity at Cannes in the South of France.

Harris Diamond on trends at Cannes

Harris Diamond on trends at Cannes

The McCann chief and former Weber Shandwick CEO sat down with PRWeek at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity.

Mildenhall at Cannes: 'Creativity is the primary currency at Airbnb'

Mildenhall at Cannes: 'Creativity is the primary currency at Airbnb'

It's one way that the company is trying to make consumers comfortable with the idea of staying in a stranger's home.

Cannes Health Lions judges Shaheed Peera and Mai Tran look back

Cannes Health Lions judges Shaheed Peera and Mai Tran look back

The Cannes Lions Pharma Jury members chatted about their likes and dislikes from the Cannes Lions 2015 entries.

Video: PRWeek's Cannes Lions Party

PRWeek's party at the InterContinental Carlton in Cannes celebrated this year's award winners from the PR industry.

Video: Michael Roth on 'that time at the Gutter Bar'

Video: Michael Roth on 'that time at the Gutter Bar'

Steve Barrett speaks to the chief executive of Interpublic Group.

Sadoun at Cannes: 'We have lost focus on what is creative excellence'

Sadoun at Cannes: 'We have lost focus on what is creative excellence'

The incoming leader of MSLGroup sat down with Campaign in the South of France.

Video: Maurice Levy talks media agency reviews at Cannes

Video: Maurice Levy talks media agency reviews at Cannes

Maurice Levy, CEO of Publicis, gives his thoughts on media agency reviews coinciding with Cannes Lions 2015.

Video: Richard Edelman on importance of Cannes for PR

Video: Richard Edelman on importance of Cannes for PR

Richard Edelman, president and CEO of Edelman, talks to Steve Barrett, editor-in-chief of PRWeek US, about the importance of Cannes Lions 2015.

Je suis disruption: delegates leave Cannes with Uber top of mind

Je suis disruption: delegates leave Cannes with Uber top of mind

A blockade of Nice Airport by angry French taxi drivers ended a multifaceted and multi-layered week in Cannes in bizarre fashion for the global marketing community in attendance.

Cannes: The view from London

Cannes: The view from London

This time last year I was in Cannes. This year I am not. Have I missed anything? I think not - apart from a Rose hangover.

China: a land of marketing opportunity for Western brands

PRWeek and BlueFocus convened a high-level discussion with clients, media, tech firms, and agency execs to debate business opportunities for global brands in China and Chinese businesses looking to expand into the West.

Glass ceiling yet to be smashed at Cannes Lions

This year's meeting of the great and good from the creative, business, and media communities in the South of France featured the debut of the Glass Lions, but the winners' stage was still dominated by men.

Video: Former Miss Universe Gabriela Isler on why she became a brand ambassador for In/Pact

Video: Former Miss Universe Gabriela Isler on why she became a brand ambassador for In/Pact

Gabriella Isler speaks to Steve Barrett about her work for the social-good platform In/Pact

Video: Will she care and will she share? Rob Flaherty speaks to PRWeek from Cannes

Video: Will she care and will she share? Rob Flaherty speaks to PRWeek from Cannes

Rob Flaherty, global chief executive of Ketchum, speaks to Anna Reynolds about why Cannes is important for the PR industry, convergence and how to win more awards

How to create a Cannes Lions Grand Prix winner

How to create a Cannes Lions Grand Prix winner

Leo Burnett Canada CEO and chief creative officer Judy John explains the process behind Procter & Gamble's Always #LikeAGirl campaign, this year's Cannes Lions PR Grand Prix winner.

Video: Barri Friedman Rafferty's advice to young PRs at Cannes

Barri Friedman Rafferty, chief executive of Ketchum, North America, talks to Anna Reynolds about how Cannes is relevant for young people

15 takeaways from Cannes 2015

15 takeaways from Cannes 2015

After an inspiring, thought-provoking, and sometimes exhausting week at Cannes, PRWeek editor-in-chief Steve Barrett consults the PR Lions judging jury to identify the most telling insights for communications pros.

Cannes TV: The daily review show - 6.23.2015

Cannes TV: The daily review show - 6.23.2015

The best of Tuesday in Cannes, from the view of PRWeek US Editor-in-Chief Steve Barrett and Marketing Editor Rachel Barnes.

MSLGroup crowned at Cannes for Always #LikeAGirl campaign

MSLGroup crowned at Cannes for Always #LikeAGirl campaign

MSLGroup has won the Grand Prix at this year's Cannes PR Lions for its Always #LikeAGirl campaign, in what has been called a "breakthrough year" for PR.

Video: Weber Shandwick CEO Andy Polansky - 'PR will make its mark at Cannes'

Video: Weber Shandwick CEO Andy Polansky - 'PR will make its mark at Cannes'

PRWeek US editor-in-chief Steve Barrett talks to Weber Shandwick global CEO Andy Polansky about what the Cannes Lions means to him, how PR has been "elevated" in recent times, and what he's looking forward to seeing at the festival.

Sorrell and Levy on talent, social good, and the Young Lions Health Award

Sorrell and Levy on talent, social good, and the Young Lions Health Award

UNICEF and Unilever teamed up with Cannes Lions to discover the next generation of young creative talent and empower them to focus their skills on strengthening health systems in the developing world.

'Brands shouldn't act as a buddy on social media' says Snapchat's Evan Spiegel

'Brands shouldn't act as a buddy on social media' says Snapchat's Evan Spiegel

Brands should not try to be friends with people on social media, said Evan Spiegel, the co-founder of Snapchat, at Cannes Lions festival.

'Vegetable Zoo' leads to Young Lions gold for Cohn & Wolfe Sweden duo

'Vegetable Zoo' leads to Young Lions gold for Cohn & Wolfe Sweden duo

How can you encourage people to eat less meat? One way is a "vegetable zoo." The concept won two staffers from Cohn & Wolfe Sweden gold in the Young Lions PR competition.

Edelman and Ketchum lead nominations for PR Lions as Cannes Lions gets under way

Edelman and Ketchum lead nominations for PR Lions as Cannes Lions gets under way

The shortlist for the PR categories at the Cannes Lions have been announced, with Edelman and Ketchum leading the pack in terms of nominations, but ad agencies still dominating overall.

PR firms win at Cannes in non-PR categories

PR firms win at Cannes in non-PR categories

Eric Mower + Associates, Catalyst, and Grey's PR wing were cited for their work in other categories on Monday.

Where was PR at Cannes Health?

Where was PR at Cannes Health?

The Cannes Health Lions featured some amazing and very creative work, but PR firms were conspicuous by their absence from the competition.

Ad firms dominate PR work shortlisted at Cannes Health

Ad firms dominate PR work shortlisted at Cannes Health

Almost 1,900 campaigns were entered into the Cannes Health Lions this year - three PR agencies made it through to the shortlists, including Ruder Finn New York.

Zombies, Sorrell and Kim Kardashian: What to look out for at Cannes

Zombies, Sorrell and Kim Kardashian: What to look out for at Cannes

More and more PR people are getting involved in Cannes but if you're not headed there then you're probably already rolling your eyes and sighing heavily. If you are going, here's what I think's worth sharpening your elbows for at this year's Creativity Festival.

5 things to look out for at Cannes

5 things to look out for at Cannes

As the Cannes Festival of Creativity approaches, PRWeek editor-in-chief Steve Barrett picks out five things he is most looking forward to in the week ahead.

Reserve your place at PRWeek's Cannes Lions party

PRWeek is hosting a party during the Cannes Lions Festival to celebrate the award winners from the PR industry.

Cannes Lions sees record number of entries but fewer in Press category

The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity has received a record number of entries, with 40,133 submissions, although there are fewer in the Press category.

Canneticipation is building

Canneticipation is building

The annual Festival of Creativity in Cannes in the South of France is just weeks away and excitement is building as show time approaches.

Cannes Lions: The Force awakens

Cannes Lions: The Force awakens

The hype around Episode VII of the Cannes PR Lions is already reaching fever pitch.

Don't worry, women of Cannes Lions: You can wear flats on the red carpet

Don't worry, women of Cannes Lions: You can wear flats on the red carpet

The Cannes Film Festival is facing backlash after reportedly turning away some women who were wearing flats.

Monica Lewinsky to deliver speech on cyber-bullying at 2015 Cannes Lions Festival

Monica Lewinsky to deliver speech on cyber-bullying at 2015 Cannes Lions Festival

Monica Lewinsky, the former White House intern who became involved in an affair with President Bill Clinton in the late 1990s, is to deliver a speech on cyber-bullying at this year's Cannes Lions Festival.

Cannes Lions reveals 2015 PR Jury

Cannes Lions reveals 2015 PR Jury

The Cannes Lions festival is touting its list of 2015 judges as its most diverse jury yet.