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UK@Kidscreen 2015

Kidscreen-Summit-300x199Register now to get a massive discount on Kidscreen registration and join ‘Team GB’ at KS Miami 23-26 February.

Dedicated meeting tables, our smart reception, your profile in the UK@Kidscreen brochure and website, and your video in the UK showreel, plus exclusive chances to meet key executives at the UK Breakfast Tabletalks every day.

Click here for more information on UK@Kidscreen 2015

Manimation Returns

Thursday 20 November 2014
BBC Bridge House, Salford

Bridge HouseRegister now for the return of the popular Manchester-based workshop and networking event – Manimation.

Manimation Fusion will be a full day of sessions on all aspects of the animation industry including TV series, movies, commercials, VIS FX, apps and games – with the chance to meet key players in broadcasting, producing and funding.

PLUS the added bonus of Manimation Inspiration – an evening of creative conversation and networking.  Full details of speakers to follow soon.

Manimation 2014 is organised by CMC and supported by MIDAS.

CMC 2015 – Save the Date

delegatesDates have been announced for the next Children’s Media Conference. It will take place in Sheffield, Wednesday 1 – Friday 3 July 2015.

Full information on last year’s conference is available here.

CMC Rights Exchange – a New Market to Develop New Relationships

cmc-rights-exchange-logo-horizontalFriday 7 November 2014
Two Temple Place, London WC2R 3BD
Passes: £150 + VAT/ £120 + VAT


You can register here.
See who’s attending here.
More info here.

The CMC Rights Exchange booking system is now open. Delegates can start arranging their one-to-one meetings with children’s TV, animation & digital producers, broadcasters, agents and publishers.

The CMC Rights Exchange is a half-day of conferencing followed by a half-day of meetings – both focusing on new ways of building relationships around author’s IP – and taking producer’s IP to publishers.

Conference Content 2014

You can catch up on content you missed at CMC.

PowerPoints, audio and video of many of sessions at the CMC are available, and the list is growing every week. It’s all session-specific, so just find the event in the sessions list and you’ll find the blog report,  downloadable presentations, podcast and video as it  comes available.

Children’s BBC top team talk about commissioning.

Dylan Collins’s SuperAwesome opening Keynote.

The CMC 2014 Opening Session explores the next five years in the children’s media biz.

CMC 2014’s Closing Keynote Interview – Michael Acton Smith launches PopJam

 Podcast highlights:

The audio recordings are  all also available on our new podcast website.