Social events

Delegates at TFWA World Exhibition & Conference can take advantage of a social programme that makes networking easy and enjoyable. Each event provides a relaxed environment for meeting new contacts and catching up with industry colleagues.

Opening Cocktail

Sunday 26 October
19:30 Carlton Hotel

Cannes’ iconic Carlton Hotel provided the ideal venue in which to greet familiar faces and meet some new ones. The dazzling firework display courtesy of the City of Cannes lit the blue touch paper for the week that followed.

By invitation only
Part of the full-delegate package
Dress code: smart

A shuttle service operated from all major hotels.

The Scene

Monday 27 to Thursday 30 October 
from 22:00 to 02:00, 
Gare Maritime

The place to party once the day’s work is done, The Scene was again conveniently sited next to the Palais des Festivals. Some of the best DJs on the Côte d’Azur kept the music coming and there was plenty of space to enjoy a drink with friends and colleagues.

By invitation only (please note that your exhibition badge must be shown).

Le Premium Evening

Thursday 30 October
19:30, Port Canto

TFWA’s 30th Anniversary celebrations culminated in an unforgettable evening on the quayside. Master chef Régis Marcon, holder of three Michelin stars every year since 2005, prepared a sumptuous dinner after which one of the disco era’s greatest guitarists, Nile Rodgers, led Chic on stage for a rousing musical finale.

By invitation only
Part of the full-delegate package
Dress code: black tie

A shuttle service operated from all major hotels.

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