The 5 creative topics for debate will be:
|Sunday 16 June:||Who owns the creative agenda?|
|Monday 17 June:||Is creativity an art or science?|
|Tuesday 18 June:||Is technology redefining creativity?|
|Wednesday 19 June:||Has globalization diluted creativity?|
|Thursday 20 June:||Should creativity be a bigger force for social good?|
Paul Evans, Marketing and Planning Director for Clear Channel International, commented:“By engaging key influencers and some of the most innovative minds in the global creative and advertising community and beyond, our program will not only inspire and rally extraordinary thought leadership, but we will go on to create a one-of-a-kind social media-fuelled piece of art. There cannot be a better real-world demonstration of how outdoor and social media are perfect partners.” #canvas for creativity, Join in at #canneslions Credits: Clear Channel Outdoor’s international in-house marketing team created the program concept, working with a roster of agency partners, including Buzz Radar (data visualization), CURB Media (outdoor mural, gigapixel image, high-resolution projection), Fishburn Hedges (PR), Proud Creative (design) and We Are Social (social media management). The artists are Patrick McGregor and Tait Roelofs, as part of CURB’s team: Patrick McGregor is an artist trained in hand-painted billboard ads and fine arts since 1993. His work spans the past two decades, delivering extraordinary outdoor ads for a wide range of companies ranging from Nike to Marc Jacobs as well as galleries. Tait Roelofs (aka T8) is a Los Angeles based artist working in various media, mainly painting, sculpture, and video. T8 has exhibited in numerous art fairs including Art LA, Scope NY, Pulse Miami, and at the ISLIP Art Museum in Long Island. He has had numerous solo and group shows in Los Angeles and New York. He is currently represented by De Soto Gallery in Los Angeles.) Notes to editors: Follow the debate at: @CCOutdoor Clear Channel Outdoor is the proud sponsor of the Outdoor Lions awards for the fourth consecutive year. Please note that www.clearchannelinternational.com/cannes does not go live until Wednesday 12 th June. About Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings Inc.(CCO) Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings, Inc., (NYSE: CCO) is one of the world’s largest outdoor advertising companies, with more than 750,000 displays in over 40 countries across five continents, including 48 of the 50 largest markets in the United States. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings offers many types of displays across its global platform to meet the advertising needs of its customers. This includes a growing digital platform that now offers over 1000 digital billboards across 37 U.S. markets. Clear Channel Outdoor Holdings’ International segment operates in nearly 30 countries across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America in a wide variety of formats.