Lions Creativity Logo

Cannes Lions Live | 21-25 June 2021.

Creativity that makes history.

This year, Cannes Lions will be fully digital. Join us for Cannes Lions Live from 21-25 June 2021 for the global premiere and broadcast of the Cannes Lions Awards and a programme of on-demand content that marks a change for the industry, and beyond.

LIONS is the destination for anyone in the pursuit of creative excellence. Five creative legends describe what creativity means to them and why it gives them the energy and power to fearlessly champion it every day

Homepage 2ximage

At LIONS we have over 65 years of evidence that creative excellence moves people, business and society forward.

Text Spacing Block - Small

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.

Text Spacing Block - Small

LIONS | The Home of Creativity is the destination for anyone who believes in the power of creative possibility and wants to aim higher and push forward.

Cannes Lions Awards

The Cannes Lions Awards have been the undisputed global benchmark for creative excellence since 1954, celebrating ideas that grow businesses, build iconic brands and shift culture. Winning a Lion is a career milestone, future proofs your business’s growth and gives you world-wide exposure. Only a small percentage of all work that is entered every year goes on to win a Lion. Winners really are part of a global community of game changers.

Creativity under constraint.

Where do creative professionals turn for inspiration amidst a global lockdown? We teamed up with WeTransfer to find out. Hear how some of the 2021 Cannes Lions Jury Presidents used creativity to transform, adapt and survive during Covid19, with first-hand accounts from Wyclef Jean, Merlee Jayme, Eduardo Murari (and more) – illustrated beautifully by Sergio Membrillas.

Creative connections

Hear stories, musings and insights from some of the world's leading creatives.

Progress through inspiration

Icaro Doria shares his journey of youthful ambition realised.


Lions Live offers an exclusive, behind the scenes, deep dive into world-class creativity - all watchable from anywhere. The first edition, in June 2020, was the largest gathering the global creative community has ever seen with 70,000 people from 145 countries signing up. The latest edition, held in October 2020, went behind the scenes of world famous Lion-winning work.

All content is available to watch for The Work subscribers. For a summary of key learnings from the October edition, read the LIONS Live Wrap-up Report.

We like to write about creativity and share the many insights and ideas that we see across the world. If you would like to share in what we are seeing, sign up to our newsletter.

Social Media LinkSocial Media LinkSocial Media LinkSocial Media LinkSocial Media Link

© Copyright Ascential Events (Europe) Limited