Jun 19

Cannes Lions, part 1

Cannes Lions
June 17-24, 2017
Cannes, France

“Constraints are an essential aspect of creativity. It is virtually impossible to do anything without constraints.”
~ Tham Khai Meng, Ogilvy & Mather

If our thinking is all alike, then we aren’t thinking at all.”
~ Tham Khai Meng, Ogilvy & Mather

“Let’s talk deep learning. We create an artificial neuron. And put them together to build a neural network.” ( re AI & Machine Learning)
~ as tweeted by Klick Health

“Brands are often stuck in ‘pushing rectangles’ at people, rather than using the canvas of the city.”
~ Andrew Essex, Tribeca Enterprises

“What can we imagine if a city is built on technology?”
~ Colin O’Donnell, LinkNYC

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“The job of marketers is not just to get the horse to drink the water, but to get the horse to the water.”
~ John Matthews, Marketing Evolution

“Mass reach may be extinct.”
~ John Matthews, Marketing Evolution

“My 11 year old doesn’t have a phone—that would be like a nuclear weapon, but does have a tablet.”
~ John Matthews, Marketing Evolution

“CMOs no longer have control. The rest of the C-Suite is very uncomfortable with that.”
~ Diana O’Brien, Deloitte

“Technology is embedded in every function these days.”
~ Diana O’Brien, Deloitte

Conference Link: Cannes Lions