15 February 2017
Launch event describing the 6 creative competitions: print, film, cyber (social media), PR, media, design
17 February 2017
Launch of the Young Marketers Young Lion competition (clients only) in 4
8 March 2017
Entry deadline. All entries to be submitted and paid for.
9-20 March 2017
1st round judging takes place online/remotely. Entries are shortlisted.
22 March 2017
Shortlist is announced for media, film, PR, Young Marketers Young Lions. Entrants will be notified of their presentation times.
Week commencing 27 March 2017
Media, film, PR and Young Marketers present to international jury at the IAPI offices in Dublin. Exact date TBC. 5 mins for presentation and 5 mins for Q&A.
12 April 2017
Announcement Team preparations
April - end of May
17-24 June 2017
Cannes Lions Festival & Young Lions competition