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Executive Producer Independents
Sue’s producer credits in children’s television cover all genres from drama and comedy to documentary and magazine, including BAFTA award winners such as ‘Coping With Relatives’ and ‘The Ant and Dec Show’. She has been at the BBC since 1998. As Head of Education for BBC Children’s, she was responsible for the production of schools programmes, from teenage drama at one end of the audience spectrum to puppet shows for pre-school at the other. She is now the BBC exec on all independently produced drama for CBBC including ‘Eve’, ‘So Awkward’, ‘Hank Zipzer’ and ‘Roy’ and is the chair of The Children’s Media Conference.
Opening Keynote: All Change? With Michael Stevens
With Michael Stevens, YouTuber and creator of hit online channel Vsauce. Full video of the Keynote:
Creative Keynote with Jenny Sealey
Jenny Sealey is a fighter. Since becoming deaf at the age of seven, she has been determined to tackle challenges her way. That determination led her to being the co-director of the 2012 London Paralympic Games Opening Ceremony. She is a great fan of Ian Dury, whose famous song ‘Reasons to be Cheerful’ could apply to her. She believes hat quality children’s / young people's theatre and TV, inclusive and diverse, is essential to entertain, educate, inform and create a world and an aesthetic, where difference is embraced as the norm. Jenny has pioneered a new theatrical language, coining the…
Closing Keynote: One More Thing...
Dylan Collins wraps up CMC with a keynote announcement and thoughts that impact on everyone.