The inaugural edition of CanneSeries will take place in Cannes, France, from April 4-11, 2018. Alongside the annual MIPTV, CanneSeries was founded by the mayor of Cannes, David Lisnard, and is presided by Fleur Pellerin. The festival will feature an international competition with a jury made up of industry leaders and professionals. The first jury members will be revealed at a press conference on October 16 at MIPCOM. In addition, the festival will include programming available to the public as well as free screenings, master classes, and panel discussions.