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Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity

Monday 17th June, 5-7pm

Rooftop Terrace, Palais des Festivals

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Join us for a cocktail reception to celebrate the launch of our new LIONS Learning programmes, with an unbeatable view of the Riviera.

LIONS Chief Content Officer Paul Kemp-Robertson will welcome on stage course creators, acclaimed authors and industry experts Dr Karen Nelson-Field, James Hurman and Marcus Collins to rapidly respond to three provocations each. Then, you’ll vote for the winner…

This session moves just as fast as our industry. Getting straight to the heart of the challenging world we operate in – and distilling decades of experience into 9 killer insights.
LIONS academies co-working space, student working on laptop.

What you'll takeaway from the session

  • How to spot common mistakes and stop making them
  • How to make your work better
  • How we can collectively improve our industry


James Hurman

Founder/Co-founder of Previously Unavailable, Tracksuit, Caffeine and AF Drinks

Dr. Karen Nelson-Field

Founder and CEO at Amplified Intelligence

Dr. Marcus Collins

Award-winning marketer and cultural translator


Paul will host this session and be sure to drum up some healthy competition between our guests

Paul Kemp-Robertson

Chief Content Officer, LIONS

Paul co-founded intelligence and advisory service Contagious, having previously worked agency-side as director of creative resources at Leo Burnett Worldwide. He is co-author of The Contagious Commandments book, and his TED talk on alternative currencies has been viewed 1.4 million times.

Transform your career.

Learning opportunities from LIONS offer a blend of theory and practical elements from globally-known practitioners
– leaving you ready to progress your career in creativity.