SVP, Global Trends
Strategist, analyst, author, speaker, once and future traveler, connector — David Kleeman has led the children’s media industry in developing sustainable, child-friendly practices for 35+ years.
As SVP of Global Trends for strategy/research consultancy and digital studio Dubit, David is passionate about kids’ evolving possibilities for entertainment, engagement, play and learning, while recognising that child development remains constant.
David is advisory board chair to the international children’s TV festival PRIX JEUNESSE and on Boards of the 2021 World Summit on Media for Children, the National Association for Media Literacy Education and the Children’s Media Association.
Preview: PJ Briefcases
David Kleeman shares the outstanding children's TV that emerges from the PRIX JEUNESSE International Festival every two years. The Festival has just finished its first ever online screenings, and hot-off-the-press, David has curated three different views off some of the best kids' TV from the last two years - worldwide.…
Close to Home (Local Content)
Children’s TV offers its audiences both roots and wings. Some shows are made to travel; others are uniquely for local or national audiences to build a sense of “home.”
Memories of War
2020 marks 75 years since World War II ended in Europe. These compelling stories spotlight children caught in the suffering.
A curated snapshot of the programs that won the audience’s votes and hearts at the just-completed 2020 International Children’s TV Festival, PRIX JEUNESSE.