Articles Tagged ‘2013 Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity’


Canada in Cannes: How to win in 2014

The Canadian judges from this year’s festival on what they observed, and how agencies can create more work that gets noticed.

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Microsoft Advertising introduces Ad Pano

The new ad format for Ads in Apps for Windows 8 will be available in Canada by early fall and offers the ability to customize size and position of spots as well as add video and images.


Dissecting the future at Cannes

Aegis Media presented a talk from the MIT Media Lab on where the connection between humans and brands is heading.

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Canada picks up more Gold

Grip Limited gets Gold in Branded Content, with Canada also picking up prizes in Film and Titanium & Integrated on the last night of awards in Cannes.

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Sid Lee and Cirque du Soleil announce new venture

The agency’s chairman tells MiC about the launch of Sid Lee Entertainment, which will be led by Joanne Fillion.


Cannes blog: Deb Roy and the future of Twitter

Pollin8 founder Lauren Richards on the inspiring Cannes talk by the platform’s chief media scientist, and the TV-social media connection.


Cannes blog: Trends in this year’s Media Lions

From the blurring of tech, content and media to the use of stunts, the Canadian Media judge, Karen Nayler, goes over the top trends from entries in this year’s awards.

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Canada in Cannes: talking transparency with McDonald’s

McDonald’s Canada’s Joel Yashinsky discusses the “Our Food. Your Questions.” campaign and lessons learned about the importance of brand openness.


Cannes: Karen Nayler shares learnings from AOL research

The Mindshare CEO takes MiC to the Palais for her first day of sessions following her judging duties in round one of the Media category at the festival.

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Canada ranks eighth in entries for Cannes

Canadian agencies entered a total of 1,106 cases for the festival, moving up two spots from last year’s tally of entries from countries around the world.


Canada in Cannes: Making experiential magic with Sid Lee and Cirque du Soleil

Sid Lee chairman Bertrand Cesvet previews some of the agency’s presentation plans.


Canada in Cannes: Extreme listening with Swim

Nancy Vonk talks about her consultancy’s workshop at the Cannes Festival of Creativity next month, and reveals one listening secret.