What We’ve Been Up To in London – 28th April

by H+K United Kingdom

April 28, 2017

What We’ve Been Up To in London – 28th April

The WPP Ford Corporate team were treated to a tour of the factory floor at one of Ford’s centres of excellence, the Dagenham Engine Plant, to see first-hand how Ford is producing world-leading, technically-innovative power units for a dynamic global market. The team were given an informative presentation about the history and importance of the … Read more

A tale of two VidCons

I should be vlogging this. I know. Seems wrong to be typing words to describe VidCon, the world’s largest conference devoted to the art, science, business and fandoms of online video. Founded in 2010 by the Vlogbrothers (top YA author John Green and his entrepreneur brother Hank) this three day convention is more like a … Read more

A Feminist Guide to #CannesLions 2016

We are finally at the point (thank goodness) where people understand that being a feminist simply means you recognize that women and men are intellectual and social equals. Unfortunately, a very visible inequality still exists on stages everywhere in the creative and tech industries. So each June, I scout the packed content schedule for the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity (2014, 2015) … Read more

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@CandaceKuss puts together a cheat sheet of must see sessions to help gender balance your week at the prestigious Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity. My love affair with Cannes began back when I was a starry-eyed art director in snowy Boston. Fast forward to my move to London. Now I’m just an easyJet away from the smörgåsbord … Read more