The IRG leadership program consists of three, 48-hour work sessions in groups of 15-25 non-competitive peers. The first two sessions take place in a location of your preference (New York, Oxford or Shanghai) with the final session closing in Cannes, ahead of the Cannes Lions Festival of Creativity.


Work session 1 Work session 2 Work session 3
New York A 17-19 Nov 2020 23-25 Mar 2021 Cannes Lions
New York B 2-4 Mar 2021 27-29 Apr 2021 Cannes Lions
23-25 Nov 2020 13-15 Apr 2021 Cannes Lions
2-4 Feb 2021 18-20 May 2021 Cannes Lions
Shanghai A 9-11 Mar 2021 11-13 May 2021 Cannes Lions

Indicative participant profile:
CEO of a company < $1B USD revenue
CMO of a company $1-5 B USD revenue
CMO-1 of a company > $5 B USD revenue

If your application is approved, you will receive an official invitation to enroll in the Real Growth Program.

Motivation for application:

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