The Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity, the global event for those working in creative communications, is taking place from 18 till 25 June this year. The 7-day festival incorporates the awarding of the Lions awards, the industry's most coveted creative accolades. We are proud to announce that our Creative Director Dries De Wilde will be Direct Jury Member this year. The Direct Lions celebrate response-driven and relationship-building creativity. Dries has been with DG for almost 10 years, during which he won numerous national and international awards, of which 14 Cannes Lions. Current and previous clients include Carlsberg, TNT and AXA.