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Samphire Digital Ltd
Freelance Digital Producer
Since leaving BBC Children’s in 2010, Becky’s freelance work has focused on creative production, user testing and audience insights for kids and families. Recent projects include SyncScreen’s second-screen app for Gory Games; strategy and research (Nickelodeon, the Essential Parent Company and Atlantyca Publishing); and games/app production (BBC, Endemol, Nickelodeon, Sesame Workshop). Her awards include a Webby, an RTS award and a Prix Europa.
Volunteering as a CMC Producer
Becky Palmer explains what it’s like to be a CMC producer and why she keeps coming back for more! This is my third time producing a session for the Children's Media Conference. I’ve produced a creative keynote with Moshi Monsters’ Michael Acton-Smith, a session on crowdfunding and, for 2015,…
Learning by App
Not all games that claim to be educational stand up to scrutiny. 32% of games on the Apple app store have an educational claim or learning goal, but “a great majority… are not very good games and they are not very good at stimulating learning” (Lauri Jarvilehto, Rovio). We hear…