kofi annan

Oct 01, 2009

Get your copy of the first Cannes Report

Campaign UK, in partnership with the Cannes Lions International Advertising Festival, has published the first Cannes Report,  which gives the complete official rankings from the festival for the first time. The 172-page publication lists the agencies, cities, countries and media that won the most awards, and includes a full list of this year's winners. The report also includes summaries of key presentations by Kofi Annan, Bob Geldof, Spike Lee, Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, Google CEO Eric Schmidt and other big-name speakers.

Feb 24, 2009

Kofi Annan to speak at Cannes Lions 2009

Kofi Annan, former secretary general of the United Nations, and currently president of the Global Humanitarian Forum, and David Jones, global CEO of Havas Worldwide, CEO of Euro RSCG Worldwide and co-founder of One Young World, will hold a crisis debate hosted by Hervé de Clerck, dream leader, ACT Responsible and founder of AdForum, at the 56th International Advertising Festival. They will speak on the human face of climate change and the role that only the creative community can play in changing attitude towards climate change.