The future of business events and conferences where innovation, technology and creativity collide!

Cannes Next is a cutting-edge showcase of innovation that can help reshape the film industry. It is a unique gathering designed to enhance partnerships and foster business opportunities by connecting world-class creativity with boundary-pushing innovation.

Cannes Next connects you with 40,000 professionals and press attendees at Cannes: from global studios, tech companies, platforms and startups to innovators and decision-makers from around the world.


DISCOVER key innovation trends

The Göteborg Film Festival will present its 8th Nostradamus Report, which forecasts trends in the industry including the changes in content windowing, the transformation of theatrical exhibition, and the opportunities unlocked by virtual production.

What is “synthetic media”? Discover the fascinating possibilities to create content via AI and technology, plus get an overview of today’s top “synthetic media” startups and applications, presented by investment funds Samsung Next.

What are NFTs (Non-Fungible Tokens) and how can such technology impact the film industry? What role will digital humans play in film production? How can we ensure data privacy and develop responsible AI? Keynotes with top speakers, sharing their views on the future of the film industry, will be announced soon!

CONNECT with the best-in-class startups and partners

Cannes Next will soon reveal its 2021 selection of startups who will be pitching in Cannes. One of the main focuses will be on “Data & AI for Business”, a strategic issue to understand new marketing and monetization possibilities and how to face the current streaming and digital shift. Discover concrete use cases and start collaborations with startups through workshops and speed meetings.

Discover all our diverse and innovative partners! Bpifrance will present its program “La French Touch” through a panel and a pitching session gathering today’s top entrepreneurs. DFFB (Deutsche Film- und Fernsehakademie Berlin) will also reveal a promotion of their new projects from their program “The Next Wave”.

ATTEND LIVE DEMOS of cutting-edge technologies

Want to see what a live digital human looks like? You heard about remote production but don’t really know how it works? You want to create 3D assets for your next production?

Come see for yourself how today’s new technologies work! Do not miss our LIVE demonstrations from key tech companies.

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