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Made in Me
Eric Huang is development director at Made in Me, a digital agency specialising in children’s entertainment. Starting out at Disney Publishing, he worked in the US and Australia before joining Penguin UK in 2007, where he was one of the children’s publishers. Eric sits on the advisory board of several children’s media companies and is acting publishing director for Ameet, one of LEGO’s global publishers. Eric lives in London and spends too much time in museums and on Instagram.
First Timers Reception / Crucible Bar Open
Come and join some ‘many timers’ as they answer the question: What has the CMC ever done for me? There will be free drinks and an opportunity to mingle with other first timers and veterans. Come prepared with burning questions to ask in smaller groups. The Crucible bar is also open for drinks before the Opening Keynote.
Innovation in Education
Children’s media organisations from multinational giants to VC-backed start-ups have sprung up around the world to tackle the problem of how to make school subjects and learning interesting – even entertaining. How are they using technology to engage classrooms? How are live events and play used to compliment book and rote learning? How can the wider media and entertainment sector leverage companies working in the education sector to reach students and teachers in schools? ‘Innovation in Education’ brings together a panel of professionals to discuss how they approach a balance between education and entertainment in 2016, how they plan to…