International Exchange

Date: Tuesday 3 July 2018
Venue: Sheffield Town Hall
Cost: £90+VAT per half day

The International Exchange is a must for anyone looking for international sales, partnerships or project funding.

The International Exchange played host to a wide range of broadcasters, co-producers, funders and investors from across the world keen to meet sellers of content and services. Sellers who registered to attend upload a profile and project information in advance of the event, secured their own dedicated meeting table at the Exchange and pre-booked one-to-one meetings.

Why should you attend the International Exchange?

If you are an international broadcaster, co-producer or investor:

  • Find new talent, ideas, projects from the UK market.
  • Find co-production partners for your projects in development.
  • Meet the entire UK kids content community in three days.
  • Take part in the conference on Tuesday evening, Wednesday & Thursday where you will experience inspirational sessions, compelling keynotes and productive networking.

If you are producing, distributing or have services to sell – e.g. consultancy, composing, writing:

  • Contact international broadcasters, co-producers and investors via our exclusive online meeting-booking system to invite them to one-to-one meetings on 3 July
  • Meet and pitch to international broadcasters, co-producers and investors at your own dedicated meeting table.
  • Your dedicated meeting table, lunch, tea, coffee and free wifi are all included in the price

Confirmed UK and international commissioning and acquisition guests included:

Jo Allen, BBC Children’s
Jenny Buckland, Australian Children’s Television Foundation
Caterina De Mata, L&C s.r.l.
Libbie Doherty, Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Biren Ghose, Technicolor
Craig Hunter, Sony Kids
Irene Huse, NRK Super
Pauline Macnamara, RTÉ Jr
Lucy Murphy, Head of Kids Content, Sky
Darren Nartey, ITV
Katharina Pietzsch, ZDF Junior
Lucy Pryke, The Walt Disney Company
Chris Rose, Beano Studios
Linda Simensky, PBS
Click here for the full list


9am                    Registration and open
9.30-12.45       AM Session: 12 meeting slots available + 15 min break
12.45-13.45     Lunch
13.45- 17.00    PM Session: 12 meeting slots available + 15 min break

The International Exchange takes place in Sheffield Town Hall

For enquiries about The International Exchange, please contact