Live Stream Sessions 2021

Available to registered delegates

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Animation Assemble Follow-up

Wednesday 07 July 2021 12:00pm-1:00pm
Wonder

Producers, moderator and panellists meet delegates for further questions and discussions.

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Animation Assemble: Talent and Toons

Wednesday 07 July 2021 11:00am-12:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Building on the theme Together, we’re asking why platforms are putting animation at the heart of their strategies & what this means for new talent.

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Commissioner Conversations: BBC

Wednesday 07 July 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Join Patricia Hidalgo, Director of BBC Children’s and Education, and her team as we discuss future strategy & CBeebies, CBBC and Education commissioning opportunities.

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Commissioner Conversations: Channels

Friday 09 July 2021 11:00am-12:00pm
CMC Online Platform

UK teams from International broadcasters are represented in this session - find out their priorities and processes.

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Commissioner Conversations: PSB and YACF

Tuesday 06 July 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
CMC Online Platform

The latest information from the Head of the Young Audiences Content Fund, followed by commissioning priorities from Channel 4, CITV, Milkshake! on Channel 5 and S4C in a live Q&A.

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Commissioner Conversations: VOD

Thursday 08 July 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
CMC Online Platform

One area of the children’s media business has seen a boom in the past year - VOD. VOD commissioners reveal what’s worked best on their platforms and what they are looking for now.

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Creative Keynote Follow-up

Wednesday 07 July 2021 5:00pm-5:30pm
Wonder

Rhianna Dhillon and Jacqueline Wilson join delegates for a chat post Keynote.

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Creative Keynote: Dani Harmer and Jacqueline Wilson

Wednesday 07 July 2021 4:00pm-5:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Jacqueline and Dani lift the lid on their unique creative relationship – exploring how author and actor have inspired each other’s work, developed a children's icon, and built generations of loyal Tracy Beaker fans.

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Farewell Drinks

Friday 09 July 2021 4:30pm-6:00pm
Wonder

Say goodbye to old friends and new.

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Get Together

Thursday 08 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Get together with fellow delegates over lunchtime in Wonder - our virtual networking space.

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Get Together

Friday 09 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Get together with fellow delegates over lunchtime in Wonder - our virtual networking space.

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Get Together

Monday 05 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Get together with fellow delegates over lunchtime in Wonder - our virtual networking space.

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Get Together

Tuesday 06 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Chat about animation, licensing, consumer and toys hosted by Jo Redfern and friends. 

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Get Together

Wednesday 07 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Get together with fellow delegates over lunchtime in Wonder - our virtual networking space.

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Get Together

Thursday 08 July 2021 1:00pm-2:00pm
Wonder

Join writer Esther Kaufmann and friends as they chat with writers, producers, agents and publishers.

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International Exchange

Thursday 01 July 2021 8:00am-8:00pm
Meeting Mojo

The International Exchange is an online one-to-one meetings day and a must for anyone looking for international sales, partnerships or project funding.

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Opening Keynote: Andria Zafirakou

Monday 05 July 2021 4:30pm-5:30pm
CMC Online Platform

Best teacher in the world prizewinner, Andria Zafirakou, shares insights from the classroom on inspiring, empowering and enabling kids and reveals the greatest lessons she has learned while engaging with young people.

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Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Thursday 08 July 2021 4:00pm-5:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is is the only pitch competition with real-world outcomes. Dragons enter the “den” with a fund to buy options in the projects they decide to support, and deals on short development windows are done on the spot.  The pitchers get great feedback and the audience learns what works and […]

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PYMWYMI Follow-up

Thursday 08 July 2021 5:00pm-5:30pm
Wonder

Your chance to meet the "Put Your Money" pitchers after their ordeal is over…

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Question Time

Tuesday 06 July 2021 11:00am-12:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Question Time quizzes those in power, or in the know, about the big issues facing UK kids’ media today.

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Question Time Follow-up

Tuesday 06 July 2021 12:00pm-1:00pm
Wonder

Speakers meet delegates for further questions and discussions.

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Scripts Out Loud

Tuesday 06 July 2021 8:00pm-10:00pm
Zoom

Writers of Children’s Animations let Voice Actors Loose on their work!

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SkillBuilder: Pitch Yourself Perfect!

Monday 05 July 2021 2:00pm-4:00pm
Zoom

Bring your pitch to this workshop to build, develop and refresh your skills with the CMC SkillBuilder – a mix of advice and hands-on learning.

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Speed Meetings: BBC

Wednesday 07 July 2021 3:30pm-4:30pm
Zoom

Following Commissioner Conversations: BBC, commissioners will be available for ten minute one-to-one speed meetings. Bookable on the day for registered delegates.

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Speed Meetings: Channels

Friday 09 July 2021 3:30pm-4:30pm
Zoom

Following Commissioner Conversations: Channels, commissioners will be available for ten minute one-to-one speed meetings. Bookable on the day for registered delegates.

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Speed Meetings: PSB and YACF

Tuesday 06 July 2021 3:30pm-4:30pm
Zoom

Following Commissioner Conversations: PSB and YACF, commissioners will be available for ten minute one-to-one speed meetings. Bookable on the day for registered delegates.

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Speed Meetings: VOD

Thursday 08 July 2021 3:30pm-4:30pm
Zoom

Following Commissioner Conversations: VOD, commissioners will be available for ten minute one-to-one speed meetings. Bookable on the day for registered delegates.

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Tea with… The Welcoming Committee

Monday 05 July 2021 3:30pm-4:30pm
Wonder

Drop in and meet members of the CMC Advisory Committee ahead of the Opening Keynote.

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The CMC Debate

Thursday 08 July 2021 11:00am-12:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Join the Great British Public Service Debate as our panelists put forward their ideas for the future of PSM for kids. How should we move forward? It’s time for you to have YOUR say!

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The CMC Debate Follow-up

Thursday 08 July 2021 12:00pm-1:00pm
Wonder

Speakers meet delegates for further questions and discussions.

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The CMC Karaoke Show

Thursday 08 July 2021 8:00pm-10:00pm
Zoom

Jamie Badminton from Karrot is your host leading another super fun LIVE show, capturing the spirit of CMC’s popular in-person event. Everyone is welcome - you can sit back and enjoy the show or join us in the spotlight.

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The CMC Quiz

Wednesday 07 July 2021 6:30pm-7:30pm
Zoom

There will be questions, there will be answers. There will be PRIZES. Imagine not just beating your friends and family BUT EVERYONE IN THE CHILDREN’S MEDIA INDUSTRY to be crowned the CMC Quiz Champion 2021.  

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The Key To... Konnie Huq

Tuesday 06 July 2021 4:00pm-5:00pm
CMC Online Platform

In this Keynote interview, Konnie Huq discusses her three decades as a presenter and writer – her experiences, her inspirations, and what she cares about most when it comes to kids and media.

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The Last Word

Friday 09 July 2021 4:00pm-4:30pm
CMC Online Platform

Re-live the experience of Sheffield’s Crucible Theatre audience of the unique poetry, music and dance performance: Trust in Care. 

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The Secret Story Draw Awards

Monday 05 July 2021 8:00pm-9:00pm
Eventive

Join The Secret Story Draw for an evening of celebration as they announce the winners of their fantastic campaign.

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VOD Follow-up: Corporation, Credits and Cashflow

Wednesday 07 July 2021 10:00am-11:00am
Wonder

Your chance to meet, discuss and ask questions. Participants include Chris Halliday and Rosemary Klein. 

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VOD Follow-up: Equipment for Life

Tuesday 06 July 2021 10:00am-11:00am
Wonder

Perspective On… Equipment for Life Your chance to meet, discuss and ask questions with participants Laura Henry Allain, Jodie Morris, Lydia Mossahebi, Tony Reed and Steve Smith.

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VOD Follow-up: Happy Media, Happy Mind 

Wednesday 07 July 2021 3:00pm-4:00pm
Wonder

Your chance to meet, discuss and ask questions about this CMC video. With producer Sallyann Keizer and speakers.

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VOD Follow-up: Inclusivity Now and Playing Catch with a Crystal Ball

Thursday 08 July 2021 3:00pm-4:00pm
Wonder

Your chance to meet, discuss and ask questions. With Ann Austen and Olivia Dickinson. 

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VOD Follow-up: Screen Savers & XR Stories

Thursday 08 July 2021 10:00am-11:00am
Wonder

Your chance to meet, discuss and ask questions. With video producer Tom Jordan and speakers.

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VOD Follow-up: Selorm Adonu & Marcus Austin

Thursday 08 July 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
Wonder

Speakers meet delegates for further questions and discussions.

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VOD Follow-up: The Art of Character Design & The Golden Rules for Success in Kids’ Music

Tuesday 06 July 2021 3:00pm-4:00pm
Wonder

Meet, discuss and ask questions with participants from VOD videos: The Art of…Character Design with participants Kenneth Anderson and Daniel Bays. Perspective On…The Golden Rules for Success in Kids’ Music with participants Sam Harris, Nick Fisher, Sarah Boorman, and Chris Renshaw.

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Write On

Friday 09 July 2021 2:00pm-3:00pm
CMC Online Platform

Detonators, Spark Plugs and Wallflowers - the demands and dynamics of writing together.

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Write On Follow-up & VOD Follow-up: Leadership

Friday 09 July 2021 3:00pm-4:00pm
Wonder

Speakers meet delegates for further questions and discussions.

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