Canada-UK Business Development Day
The CMPA, in partnership with Pact and with support from The High Commission of Canada, invites Canadian producers for a day-long business development and networking event.
Date and location
December 2, 2019, 10 AM to 5 PM
Battlebridge Room at King’s Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9AG, United Kingdom
10:15 – Welcome
10:15 – 11:00 – Drama – what next?
A look into ways of exploiting scripted IP and how to reach new audiences and attract new revenues.
11:00 – 11:15 Break 1 – refreshments will be served
11:15 – 12:00 – Scripted factual content
The popularity of scripted factual content is growing and attracting the big bucks. The UK is a leader in this genre and they continue to ramp up their teams to take advantage of the demands from global networks.
12:00 – 13:00 UK drama – why the world loves British dramas
- Alex Jones , Joint Managing Director, Red Planet
- Maartje Horchener, EVP Content, all3media
- Caroline Torrence, Head of Scripted, Banijay Rights
- Donald Taffner, President, DLT Entertainment
Moderated by: Dominic Schreiber, Global Drama Executive, Reel One International Limited
13:00 – 14:00 Networking lunch
14:00 – 15:30 Business to business meetings
15:30 – 17:00 Networking reception
To register for the event, please complete the form below. If you don’t wish to be part of the business to business matching, complete the first section only.
Registrations are accepted on a first come first served basis.