Whether jurors will award a pharma Grand Prix, and whether US pharma will show up, are two open questions in the run-up to Lions Health.
Record year for brands, fewer celebrities, lower volume of entries expected and much more.
The Lions Health part of the festival will take place on June 18 and 19
Philip Thomas takes over from Terry Savage.
The Cannes Lions Health jury leaders also explained changes to the awards at an event in New York this week.
Fidelino served on the Health & Wellness jury in 2015 and the Pharma jury last year. Levy has been a member of both Health category juries and was a speaker at the first Health Lions in 2014.
Cannes Lions' longtime leader, chief spokesman, and a figure many viewed as the heart and soul of the global creativity festival will be moving on after the 2018 event ends.
Lions Health still stands as a separate two-day event, despite a sweeping revamp of the Cannes Lions festival, disappointing some who decried its lack of full integration within the larger program.
French holding company Publicis has welcomed the raft of changes announced to the Cannes Lions festival Monday, while others have given it a more cautious welcome.
Procter & Gamble has revived the campaign with a new spot tackling the lack of confidence during puberty.
The 2017 Cannes Lions festival earned revenues of about $820 million for its owner Ascential, despite "slightly reduced" award entry and delegate numbers, the company's half-year results say.
Publicis Health CEO Nick Colucci talks to MM&M about whether the AI tool will get U.S. and European creative directors to collaborate.
The relative dearth of Pharma entries, and the fact that Lions Health is very much a separate affair to the rest of the week are two factors for the Lions to keep an eye on.
MM&M's Live @ Cannes coverage, starting today, is abuzz with stories about all things newsworthy and trending leading up to and during the two-day event.
It's never been easy for pharmaceutical companies or healthcare brands to authentically engage with patients or with doctors.
Words of the wise: Vacant the Gutter Bar by 2 a.m., and make sure to bring flip flops and go walk on the beach.
He buys macarons to make friends and finds that Cannes is an "extraordinary opportunity to rewire your brain."
The CEO of FCB Health shares her gelato secrets and talks about why this year is truly the year of healthcare.
The president of the 2017 Lions Health pharma jury shares campaigns that incorporate technology, innovation, and creative thinking to impact behaviors and change lives.
This year's festival will be held June 17 and 18.
He describes his current charge as "transforming a more creative occupation into a science."
McCann Health, the 2016 Lions Health Network of the Year, and Campaign invited top marketers and visionary artists to discuss creativity during this year's Lions Health festival.