New Perspectives at Manimation

Posted on: Friday 06 December 2013 1:47pm

sharpDate:   Thursday 12th December
Time:   1030 for 1100am to 6.30pm, including 1-2-1 meetings and post event drinks
Venue:  The Sharp Project, Manchester M40 5BJ


The final event in our season of business development seminars takes place on Thursday 12th December at the striking Sharp Project Studios building in Manchester.

  Register now for this opportunity to put innovative thinking at the heart of your business strategy.  This event is free to Manchester-based companies or freelancers who have attended at least one other Manimation event. Others are very welcome for a fee of £60+VAT.

The animation community will be treated to a day of expert insights on New Players – in commissioning, funding, acquiring and developing content and brands.  The event will also examine New Perspectives – building a business model in the VOD landscape, partnering on interactive and apps, the lifecycle of multi-platform projects, finding innovative additional revenue sources, the impact of social media and how the kids’ audience is reacting to new tech and new platforms.

Keynote speaker Jocelyn Stephenson has just completed the Moshi Monsters Movie – in her new role as Executive Producer Creative, Film and TV, at Mind Candy.  Jocelyn brings a unique perspective of the past, present and future of kids’ content production – and is perfectly positioned to consider the relationship of print, products, online, apps, TV and film in the new transmedia kids’ universe..

Other speakers include: 
John Lomas Bullivant (Writer-Developer, Transmedia Consultant and Showrunner)
Jesse Cleverly (Wildseed Studios)
Anttu Harlin (Gigglebug Entertainment – Helsinki)
James Huggins (Made In Me)
Sharna Jackson (Hopster)
Julia Posen (Walker) via video link

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