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Changing Channels: Commissioner Conversation with the BBC

Friday 3rd July 2015, 11:00 - 12:30

Showroom Cinema 4

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BBC Children’s new Director Alice Webb in her first major public announcement, four months into her appointment,  will present her vision for the department’s future strategy.

Then, in a session moderated by Stewart Clarke, Editor of TBI magazine, learn about CBBC and CBeebies’ current successes, challenges and editorial needs from the two Controllers, as well as their responses to common industry questions.  Also on the panel, the Heads of BBC Children’s Interactive and of BBC Learning will explain the opportunities offered by digital, short-form, and educational content.

This session begins with a presentation by Changemaker 12 year old Alex Heron, winner of the CBBC Appsolute Genius competition.
Changemaker producers Jake Hobbs, Head of Digital & Vicky Brophy, Head of Production, Wonky Films.

Alex’s Changemaker video:

Video of the Commissioner session:

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