Cannes Lions: The International Festival of Creativity - has been championing creative excellence since 1954 with the goal of providing a global destination and the definitive benchmark for creativity that drives progress. The world’s largest advertising awards festival takes place in June every year with more than 10,000 delegates.

We are proud to be appointed the Irish representative to the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. As the official representatives we serves as champions for creativity in Ireland. IAPI supports local agencies and clients with making the most of their Cannes Lions experience, before Cannes, in Cannes and afterwards. We bring a slice of Cannes Lions home with us.

How we work with Cannes, as representatives?

  • Nominating Jury members
  • Organising Young Lions teams
  • Hosting Local Award Shows
  • Screenings of the work

For more information, please visit the Cannes Lions website.

Everything you need to know to action this years Festival’s key insights
Everything you need to know to action this years Festival’s key insights

Lion-winning entries, the inside track from jurors and phenomenal expert speakers. All of this is an essential diet if you’re looking to get a headstart on your business plans for 2023. At Cannes Lions, we delivered it all for our delegates. But if you missed some or all of the Festival, we’ve got you covered with the official Cannes Lions Wrap-up Report, in partnership with TikTok.

We witnessned watched more than 170 talks, analysed 826 winning Lions from 44 countries and interviewed more than 70 Jury Presidents, jurors and winners to discover what’s at the heart of making exceptional work. And we’ll update you on the trends and insights you need to know now to future proof your businesses.

What happens at Cannes?
What happens at Cannes?

A unique programme of high-profile seminars, workshops and keynote speakers are presented by some of the biggest names in the industry.

A mixture of agencies, clients, media owners and allied industries attend to celebrate the best of creativity across all media to mix, discuss industry issues and network with one another.

There is an extensive programme of:

- Talks

- Workshops

- Exhibitions

- Screenings

As well as the award ceremonies and gala events.