Apr 25-26

your digital expertise
under pressure

24-hour Cyber Challenge
What is

Your Challenge

The Young Lions Cyber Competition will challenge your team to create an integrated social media campaign.

You will be expected to show how the power of social media technology can answer the client’s brief and provide a creative solution aligned to the technological evolution of social media.

Teams will be allowed to use a maximum of three social media platforms in your supporting material, and include a 250-word explanation for each part of your presentation.

Creative insight

How can creativity help solve the problem using social media platforms and technology?

What is your solution?

The platforms, technology and tools used and why?

How will it work?

How will the social media solution help answer the brief and solve the problem faced by the client?

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Important Dates

Put it on your calendars. All important dates gathered at one place.

Apr 04

Warm-up meeting
From Good to Great

Attend the meeting if you want to know how to hack Young Lions competitions. Tips & Tricks from past winners and jury members.
More info

Apr 19

Deadline for Registrations

Register your team before it is too late.

Apr 25 at 9:00

Briefing Session

Come to get a brief and get answers to all your questions about a challenge and a client organisation.

Apr 26 at 15:00

Winners Annoncement & Feedback Session

Find out how good you are, enjoy your success, and discuss (not only) your work.


Winners Camp

Get intensive training and take an active part in workshops helping you become even greater than you are.

Jun 17-25

Cannes Lions

Visit Cannes, enjoy the festival, boost your creativity and fight for a gold medal in the Young Lions world finale.

More about

How it Works

Find here a couple of useful information helping you better understand the competition.

Entry Fee

The fee is 8.000 CZK (+VAT) per team.



Competition brief focus on charitable, not-for-profit and CSR objectives. All submitted ideas created in the competitions will be made available to the respective charity to incorporate into their marketing campaign.



A brief is revealed to competitors as competition commences during a briefing session. It is presented by a client and a president of a jury.



Each team consists of two young professionals working in creative communications/advertising/digital agencies or as freelancers.



All Young Lions taking part in the competitions must be 30 years of age or younger, born on or after 25 June 1986. A good understanding of spoken and written English is essential.


Publicis One

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Praha 7

Print category

Partners & Supporters

Our partners support the development of the young generation of creative professionals and help them to grow in their ability to bring great creative ideas and innovative communication solutions needed for the commercial success of brands in today’s dynamically changing environment.

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Partner – Cyber category

Publicis One

Publicis One is a global communications enterprise that brings together Publicis Groupe’s agency capabilities and expertise under one roof. Built with clients’ interest at the center, Publicis One recognizes the simultaneous need for specialization and integration in marketing today. Led by Jarek Ziebinski, Global CEO, Publicis One operates across Publicis Groupe’s four Solutions: Publicis Communications (Publicis Worldwide with MSLGROUP, Leo Burnett, Saatchi & Saatchi and BBH), Publicis Media (Starcom, Zenith, Mediavest | Spark, Optimedia | Blue 449), Publicis.Sapient (SapientNitro, DigitasLBi, Razorfish, Sapient Consulting) and Publicis Health (Digitas Health, Publicis LifeBrands, Saatchi & Saatchi Wellness). The Publicis One operation, with more than 8,000 employees in 50 countries, is spread across Latin America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.