Coming Up: Kidscreen 2018

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  • Posted by Rhya Tamasauskas on February 07 2018




Nearly 2000 delegates from all over the world, working in the children’s media industry are set  to descend upon Miami next week for this year’s 2018 Kidscreen Summit!

Kidscreen Summit is renowned as the kids entertainment industry’s most important annual event. Top executives attend Kidscreen Summit to take advantage of the year’s best business networking, and to engage in critical dialogue on issues that affect the industry.

Our team will be attending in full force, and we are thrilled to be participating in a whole slew of Kidscreen sessions, panels and speed pitching events.

If you are attending the event and want to catch our teams in action, below is a list of all the events we will be participating in next week:

Vince Commisso, CEO, will be speaking at the “Oh Canada—How the business is shaping up in the Great White North” panel on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 4:15 pm - 5:00 pm in the Xilam Bayfront room.

Darragh O'Connell, Creative Director, will be speaking at the “From Scribble to Screen to Stuff: The do’s and don’ts of good character design” session on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, at 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm, in the Sevilla room.

Natalie Osborne, Chief Strategy Officer, will be moderating the “Broadcaster to Broadcaster: Focus on preschool” panel, on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm, in the Xilam Bayfront room.

Neil Court, Executive Chairman, will be speaking at the “Listening to Your Inner Entrepreneur: How to grow in the kids business” session, on Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 3:15 pm - 4:00 pm, in the Sevilla room.

Alix Wiseman, VP Business Development & Acquisitions, will be attending “Lunching with… Co-Production Experts”, on Monday, February 12, 2018, from 12:45 pm - 1:45 pm, in the Merrick room.

Jennie Stacey, Director of Development, will be participating in two Speed Pitching sessions:

Speed Pitching 3, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm, in the Merrick room.

Speed Pitching 4, Wednesday, February 14, 2018, from 3:15 pm - 4:15 pm, in the Merrick room.

For more information on this year’s Kidscreen Summit click here!


Rhya Tamasauskas

Marketing Manager, Digital and Social Media

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