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🇫🇷 Good morning from Cannes. Join us for interviews tomorrow. (Details at bottom.)

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Situational awareness: BuzzFeed News staffers walked out of U.S. offices yesterday in an effort to push for union recognition, just days after Vox Media staffers unanimously ratified their first union contract. More than 30 media companies have unionized in the past two years.

Tomorrow's interview lineup:

  • 11:15 a.m. on the Terrance Stage: A conversation about human connections in a disconnected world with Giant Spoon Co-founder Jon Haber, Eventbrite CEO Julia Hartz, Musical Artist Tom Odell and Sofar Sounds CEO Rafe Offer.
  • 2:30 p.m. at the IRI Clubhouse: Media Center of Excellence President Nishat Mehta, TiVo Corporation SVP and GM Walt Horstman, The Stagwell Group Managing Partner Mark Penn, Code and Theory President Michael Treff