Maker Studios Masterclass

Thursday 2nd July 2015, 11:10am - 12:20pm BST

Showroom Cinema 3

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Maker Studios is the global leader in short form video to today’s diverse, tech-savvy group of young people.  As the largest content network on YouTube, Maker attracts more than 10 billion views every month with over 650 million subscribers.

In this masterclass session, Dan’l Hewitt, UK MD of Maker, explained how the platform has grown into a global media brand with over 55,000 independent creator partners from more than 100 countries, and billions of fans worldwide.

Highlighting some of Maker’s top digital stars for the younger audience, Dan’l explored how the platform nurtures and develops talent and content, creating premium programming, and building lasting brands with engaged audiences.

This session began with a presentation by Changemaker Tom Scott. Changemaker producers Jake Hobbs, Head of Digital & Vicky Brophy, Head of Production, Wonky Films.