Thursday, November 8th. The G Hotel.
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The FÍS TV Summit is here again in Galway, a UNESCO City Of Film.
This year the theme is Entertainment. A once simple concept has been reimagined over the years into a multi-faceted genre where entertainment spans every platform and every medium.
The international summit is aimed at producers, directors, writers and content creators from throughout Ireland and it will take place in The G Hotel on Thursday 8th November, 2018.
The day will be interspersed with networking opportunities and one-to-one meetings for producers.
10.00am – 11.00am:
“Let Me Entertain You – a discussion on the latest trends in TV Entertainment”
EDDIE DOYLE – Head of Content Production, BBCNI
JOHN MCHUGH – Head of Entertainment, RTÉ
MÁIRE NÍ CHONLÁIN – Head of Entertainment, TG4
CIARÁn KISSANE – Senior Manager, Broadcasting Authority of Ireland
11.00am – 11.30am:
“Case Study: Coco TV – Room To Improve”
LINDA CULLEN – Producer, Coco Television
11.45am – 12.45pm:
“Funding Across the Regions – a guide to regional funding”
NOËL MAGIS – Managing Director, Screen Brussels Fund
STEVEN DAVENPORT – Inward Production Manger, Screen Ireland
ÁINE WALSH – Head of ILBF
SARAH DILLON – Manager, WRAP Fund
12.45pm – 1.45pm:
1.45pm – 2.45pm:
“Get to the Point – looking at online short-form content”
ANTHONY BROWNE – Digital Lead, BBC Scotland
DEIRDRE NÍ CHOISTÍN – Editor, Molscéal
STEVE MCCORMACK – CEO, Straywave Media
ANNE-MARIE TOMCHAK – UK Editor, Mashable
PHILIP BROMWELL – Video Journalist, RTÉ
CHRIS MILLER – Vice-President, Jukin Media
2.45pm – 3.15pm:
“JUKIN MEDIA – User Generated Media”
Chris Miller – Vice President, Jukin Media
3.15pm – 3.30pm:
3.30pm – 4.30pm:
“Bread and Butter – a look at returnable series and brand formats for sustainability”
PHILIP KAMPFF – Producer/Co-Creator, The Lyrics Board
JAMES HICKEY – CEO, Screen Ireland
ANDY CADMAN – Executive Producer, Love Island, and I’m A Celebrity Get Me Out Of Here
ANDREW KAVANAGH – CEO, Kavaleer
STUART SWITZER – Producer, Coco Television
4.30pm – 5.30pm:
Amy Huberman and Rebecca O’Flanagan – Writer/Creator and Producer of ‘Finding Joy’