We host hundreds of amazing speakers every year at Cannes Lions. Each festival stage provides a space for them to tell their story perfectly.
The Lumière & Debussy Stages
Capacity: C.1,065 – 2,280
Sessions on these stages are future-facing and inspirational. They draw big crowds for keynotes, high profile interviews, live performances and product launches. The Debussy Stage will also play host to our transformation-themed content. Expect brands sharing their journeys towards driving innovation and creativity. These talks are practical and explore the day-to-day challenges of driving innovation.
Palais II Stage
Here we host sessions across all the tracks including thematic days. It’s a wide-open, circular space with a large audience capacity.
The Terrace Stage
Capacity: C.200 seated, up to C.1,000 standing
An expansive, open-air space, this area has a relaxed, informal and festival vibe. Head here for game shows, workshops, performances and interactive sessions.
This is where you find industry best-practice and actionable ideas. Join industry experts as they share candid insights about the work that they are doing. Don't miss the chance to quiz speakers during Q&A sessions. The Forum is also home to China Day.
Home to interactive, hands-on content covering practical, skill-based issues. Get ready for active learning, interaction, practical elements and exercises.
Where tech trends, such as AI or AR come to life in a creative context. Deep dive into the use cases, examples and challenges of specific technology. See their application in the branded communications ecosystem.
The Cannes Lions Beach
Right on the water's edge, this is where you'll find Cannes-curated debates. These include the CMO panels, Chief Creatives panels and Badass Women sessions.