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Cannes Lions 2015: ‘A work place has emerged where shame is a currency’: Monica Lewinsky on cyber-bullying

Screen Shot 2015-06-26 at 06.22.43The American social activist and writer addressed the audience on day five of the festival to talk about the modern day evil that is costing lives.

Speaking at the fifth edition of Ogilvy & Inspire seminar on day five of the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity 2015 was American social activist, writer and public speaker Monica Lewinsky.

She asked that audience something she was asked in a job interview years ago: ‘If you were a brand, what brand would you be?’ This set up her talk on cyber-bulling rooted in personal experience, featuring Tham Khai Meng, worldwide CCO, Ogilvy & Mather. Read more on Cannes Lions 2015: ‘A work place has emerged where shame is a currency’: Monica Lewinsky on cyber-bullying…

Monica Lewinsky engages Cannes Lions with her true and honest story:

Screen Shot 2015-06-26 at 05.55.52“I am honored to have been invited by Khai and Ogilvy & Mather to deliver the 5th Ogilvy + Inspire speech at Cannes Lions.  The most important creators of media in the world are here, and their energy is electrifying.  My hope is that we will harness their  talent to help foster an online world that encourages clicking with compassion.

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The Cannescellation: Browser extension that destroys Cannes-related content

Union, a Canadian agency with a history of poking fun, claims it has released a plug-in for the Chrome browser that destroys any Cannes-related content—so that agency staffers who didn’t get to go this year don’t have to see their colleagues having fun and taking drunken selfies on the beach.

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