We're Back!

In two short years, Cannes in Cairns has gained the reputation as the pre-eminent industry event in the land. And it’s back, bigger and better for 2024. If you’ve not attended thus far, we’re sure you’ve heard of someone who has and we’re more than happy to stand by their platitudes.
As the name suggests, the event comes from the lush tropics of far north Queensland and is the ultimate creative retreat for all advertising gurus and media mavens out there. We’re the biggest and brightest gathering of visionary thinkers in the land, and we’re proud to be presented by the ultimate source of inspiration – Pinterest.
So, strap yourselves in for an electrifying journey into the future of advertising, marketing, media, and PR. Our expert speakers will explore these industries from every angle, including business, technology, creativity, and diversity and inclusion, giving you an in-depth and diverse understanding of what’s new and what’s next. But it’s not all work and no play at Cannes in Cairns. We’re all about striking the perfect balance between corporate rendezvous and tropical escape. You’ll have the chance to soak up the sun, surf, and sand while also getting up close and personal with some of the biggest names in adland. With a star-studded line-up of speakers, there will be no shortage of inspiration, innovation, and entertainment at Cannes in Cairns. So, what are you waiting for? Get your sunscreen, your creative juices, and your sense of adventure ready because Cannes in Cairns, presented by Pinterest, is going to be bigger and better than ever!
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Who’s in the audience?

Cannes In Cairns brings together the most innovative and daring minds from Australia and overseas in the fields of advertising, media, marketing, communications, tech, and all the creative fields in between.


From CCOs to CTOs, social media gurus to PR guns – if you’re a thought leader with a passion for staying ahead of the industry curb, we want you to join us in stunning Tropical North Queensland.

What will be the hot topics for 2024?

Our exclusive insights come straight from the horse’s mouth – industry leaders who have carved their names in the advertising hall of fame. You’ll have the chance to hear from award-winning journalists, international industry pioneers, authors, public figures, influencers, entrepreneurs, musicians and artists. We’ve got it all.

We’re committed to providing a comprehensive and inclusive examination of the media and advertising industries. So, we’ll be exploring these industries from various angles and through diverse perspectives, including those of First Nations, LGBTQIA+, and differently abled individuals.
We’ll be diving into everything from the latest marketing trends and tech innovations to the challenges and opportunities facing businesses in today’s world. Plus, we’ll be discussing the creative process and how to foster a more inclusive industry for all.

Cairns Convention Centre

Address – Sheridan St & Wharf St, Cairns City QLD 4870
Website – cairnsconvention.com.au


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