Top tips for Cannes 2017

Representatives from our design and creative teams head out to Cannes every year. Here are their top tips for those heading out for the first time.

Tiffany Trigg

"Cannes is always a great place to meet people in your industry!"

  • Book yourself into as many events as possible
  • Be organised
  • Get the Cannes app
  • Take sun cream
  • Pack business cards
  • Email all your contacts to set up meetings and let them know what your plans are

Tor Sandford

"Enjoy the sun sand and the people."

  • Drink Rose
  • Plan your meetings and book tables as places get busy
  • Go to the places to be ‘seen’ they are great for networking

Edwina Wickham

"The conversations you have are the best part."

  • Know who you want to meet in advance and follow them on social media
  • Go to the Carlton
  • Make sure you try lots of different places don't just stay at one
  • Find out where all the creatives hang out
  • Don't be afraid to ask about events