PAST CONTAGIOUS EVENTS

CONTAGIOUS AT CANNES / CANNES LIONS FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY / MON, JUNE 18 - 22, 2018

by Kara Dougall

Here’s a quick snapshot of what Contagious is up to at Cannes this year:

Seminar

Tuesday 19 June, 11am
Who Wants to be a Human?

We’re co-hosting the first ever Cannes Lions game show, Who Wants to be a Human? alongside our friends at WE Worldwide on the Terrace Stage. Come on down and see if you can beat the algorithms that run your life! 

Films, panels and parties

Monday 18 June, 8-11pm
‘The Culture of Proximity’ documentary screening

We’ll dive deep into fame, visual communication and experience with Viacom at this documentary screening and cocktail reception.
Find out more and register your interest here.

Tuesday 19 June, 5.30 - 7:30pm
Brands That Get Me / Why gender inclusivity really matters to the social generation - panel discussion 

New research from LADbible Group and Contagious found that a third of people would ditch a brand that didn’t practice gender equality internally. Discussing this and other findings from our Gender Equality report will be co-founder of LADbible Group, Arian Kalantari, Unilever’s EVP of global marketing, Aline Santos, and head of Smirnoff, Sam Salameh. Find out more and register your interest here.

Wednesday 20 June, 5.30 – 8.30pm
Contagious Pioneers party, hosted by Getty Images

Getty Images will be hosting poolside cocktails to celebrate our Contagious Pioneers – the agencies we believe to be the best and bravest on the planet, according to their rankings on the Contagious I/O platform. We’ll be toasting this year’s winners while unpicking what our visual preferences say about us using Getty’s VisualDNA test.
Find out more and register your interest here.