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Cannes Lions Health: Klick Health to host Platon, Bjarke Ingels; Curating innovation-focused keynotes, VR and tele-empathy demos

 

NEW YORK, NY/TORONTO, ON – June 7, 2017 – Klick Health today announced the #KlickAtCannes line-up of innovation icons, technology thought leaders, global creative artists, and cutting-edge healthcare technology demonstrations for the Cannes Lions Health at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity next weekend.

In addition to presenting world-renowned photographer Platon and acclaimed architect Bjarke Ingels on the festival’s Inspiration Stage, Klick is co-hosting an exclusive book signing with Ingels and a Meet & Greet with Platon in the MM&M Creative Playground, curated by Klick Health. Both Ingels and Platon were recently profiled in Netflix’s Abstract: The Art of Design documentary series.

Klick will also present live presentations by Chilean street artist Dasic Fernández and DJs Hannah Bronfman and Brendan Fallis.

“We’ve had a lot of fun injecting Klick’s unique brand into the festival, connecting new dots in science, art, and technology to inspire the healthcare industry and help take it to new and exciting heights,” said agency CEO and Co-founder Leerom Segal.

Please see below for various Klick events to attend:

Saturday, June 17th

Time Event Details Location
9:30 – 10:15 Media Showcase Media-only access to tech demos and Klick Health innovation speakers. Please RSVP.

 

MM&M Creative Playground

(by Palais des Festivals red carpet)

 

11:00-18:00 Technology Demonstrations

 

 

Virtual Reality Brain Exhibit
Experience the human brain as a larger-than-life, modern 3D art form to gain new perspective and appreciation for the organ and for VR as a powerful healthcare education and communications platform.SymPulse™ Tele-Empathy DeviceFeel what it’s like have Parkinson’s. Try the first device to wirelessly record and transmit movement disorder tremors. Unveiled in April, this innovation breakthrough has put the spotlight on the importance of clinical empathy among physicians and caregivers.
MM&M Creative Playground
11:00-18:00 Live Art Installation

 

 

Watch Dasic Fernández, the Chilean street-artist-gone-global known for bringing bright pops of creativity to cityscapes, bring an original piece of art to life throughout the Lions Health weekend. MM&M Creative Playground
14:00-14:30 Innovation Keynote:

Machine Learning or How I Learned to Stop Fearing AI and Love Data

Alfred Whitehead, SVP Data Science, Klick Health

Break through buzzwords and explore the current state of artificial intelligence. Discover what’s working in the real world and separate the hype from reality.

MM&M Creative Playground
14:30-14:45 Innovation Keynote:

So What? Get Organized or Get Left Behind

Keith Liu, SVP Products & Innovation, Klick Health

Shift the abstract into the achievable with a look at how to position your business to take advantage of machine learning.

MM&M Creative Playground
16:00-18:00 Entertainment

 

Brendan Fallis, DJ

DJ by night. Fashion icon, entrepreneur, and partner in the talent management firm Pre.veyor by day.

MM&M Creative Playground

 

Sunday, June 18th

Time Event Details Location
9:30 – 10:15 Media Showcase

 

Media-only access to tech demos and Klick Health innovation speakers. Please RSVP. MM&M Creative Playground

(by Palais des Festivals red carpet)

 

11:00 – 11:45 Innovation Keynote:

Creativity in the Autonomous Age

 

Bjarke Ingels, Acclaimed Architech & Cultural Innovator

Ingels will unleash his creative philosophy to inspire innovation in both architectural and systemic healthcare ecosystems.

 

Introduction by Klick Health CEO Leerom Segal

 

Lions Health Inspiration Stage
11:00-18:00 Technology Demonstrations

 

–        Virtual Reality Brain Exhibit

–        SymPulse™ Tele-Empathy Device

      (See Saturday descriptions above)

 

MM&M Creative Playground
11:00-18:00 Live Art Installation

with Dasic Fernández

 

       (See Saturday description above)

 

MM&M Creative Playground
13:00-13:30 Book Signing: Bjarke Ingels

 

Meet Bjarke Ingels for an exclusive signing of his latest book, HOT TO COLD: An Odyssey of Architectural Adaptation. MM&M Creative Playground
14:00-14:30 Innovation Keynote:

How to Come Out With Cool Sh*t That Matters

 

Yan Fossat, VP Labs, Klick Health

Don’t just make stuff. Make stuff with purpose. Explore the innovative processes that will be a differentiator for the future of our industry.

 

MM&M Creative Playground
14:30-14:45 Innovation Keynote:

So What? Superfluous Innovation Isn’t Innovative

 

 

Keith Liu, SVP Products & Innovation, Klick Health

Break down the challenges of corporate innovation with purpose-driven, imaginative processes.

 

 

MM&M Creative Playground
15:00 – 15:30 Meet & Greet: Platon Meet the mind behind the masterpieces, world-renowned photographer Platon.

 

MM&M Creative Playground
16:15-18:00 Entertainment

 

 

Hannah Bronfman, DJ

Beyond the tracks, Bronfman is an entrepreneur, model, and founder of HBFIT – a health, beauty, and fitness brand.

 

MM&M Creative Playground
17:00 – 17:45 Innovation Keynote: Powerful Portraits: An Intimate Look at Humanity and Leadership

 

Platon, Award-Winning Photographer and Founder, The People’s Portfolio

Constantly seeking to capture the essence of human connection and compassion, Platon will delve into the impact of bridge building and storytelling in a world where leaders increasingly depend on authenticity.

 

Lions Health Inspiration Stage

 

About Klick Health

Klick Health is the world’s largest independent health marketing and commercialization agency. Named MM&M’s 2016 Large Agency of the Year, Klick is laser-focused on creating solutions that engage and educate healthcare providers about life-saving treatments and help inform and empower patients to manage their health and play a central role in their own care. Every solution hinges on Klick’s in-house expertise across the commercial universe—strategy, creative, analytics, instructional design, user experience, relationship marketing, social and mobile. Klick is also known for curating and producing the acclaimed Klick Ideas Exchange and Klick MUSE event series. Follow Klick on Twitter at @KlickHealth and #KlickAtCannes, on Instagram, and Facebook.

About Klick Inc.

Klick operates with a fiercely independent spirit at the intersection of creativity, data, and technology. The Klick family is a diverse group of people who are driven and connected by a shared culture and commitment to the relentless pursuit of awesome at Klick Health, K2 Digital, Klick Learning Solutions (KLS), and Sensei Labs. Established in 1997, Klick has teams in Atlanta, Connecticut, Chicago, Los Angeles, New Jersey, New York, Philadelphia, San Diego, San Francisco and Toronto. Klick has been recognized for having one of the top 10 intranets in the world and has been consistently named a Great Place to Work, Best Workplace for Women, Best Employer, Fastest Growing Technology Company, and Best Managed Company. Klick’s co-founders wrote New York Times Bestseller The Decoded Company (Portfolio/Penguin), the first book about big data in the workplace. For more information on Klick companies, go to klick-inc.com.

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Sheryl Steinberg

Director, Communications

Phone: 416-214-4977 ext. 2412

Email: pr@klick.com