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SVP, Global Trends
Strategist, analyst, author, speaker and connector — for over a quarter of a century, David Kleeman has led the children’s media industry in developing sustainable, kid-friendly practices. Kleeman is Senior Vice President of Global Trends for Dubit, a strategy/research consultancy and digital studio based in Leeds, England. He began this work as long-time President of the American Center for Children and Media. Kleeman is Advisory Board Chair to the international children’s TV festival Prix Jeunesse, and a board member of the National Association for Media Literacy Education and the Children’s Media Association.
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Tuesday Workshop: Open to Virtual?
Discover what you need to know to get started in Virtual Reality, experience some VR for kids, and participate in a fun hands-on workshop with expert mentors to help you rapidly prototype an adaptation of a kids' story for VR.