As a Studio, how do you choose your VFX vendor?

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Panel , Premium session By: Natasha Francis, Pixomondo Dave Taritero, The Walt Disney Studios

The nature of the VFX decision makers panel is to discuss the process and partnerships between the Studios who “buy” VFX and the vendors who create “sell” the VFX. Understanding how Studios select their VFX partners, creating a trusting relationship, mitigate their risk and sometimes reallocate resources in the purpose of this discussion which will […]

Buying tools : How to buy the right tools for the Pipeline

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room 2 Categories: Business and Production , Panel , Premium session By: Vincent Dedun, Method Studios Hasiel Alvarez, Rainmaker Studios Narendra Kumar Vadapalli, Bardel Entertainment

As a pipeline TD, your responsibility is to make sure you anticipate the changes and integrate the right tools for your coming projects to run smoothly. In this panel, Experts from the Animation and VFX companies will exchange on this important issue and let us know everything about: Budgeting the evolution of your pipeline Benchmarking […]

CAREER IN VFX

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room B Categories: Career & Diversity , Expo Session , Panel By: Anne Le Bouyonnec, GSM Project Fabrice Vienne, Rodeo FX Fanny Berthiaume, Freelance Gabriel Giroux-Veilleux, Framestore Jasmina Vasquez-Carmel, Digital Dimension

Come discover and be inspired by the academic and professional background of Fabrice Vienne, CG supervior at Rodeo FX who participated in many movies such as Fantastic Beasts, Arrival, Birdman and the tv show Games of thrones, of Fanny Berthiaume concept artist and illustrator who contributed in movies such as beauty and the best, X-Men: […]

Creating the Ideal Learning Environment in the Workplace

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room B Categories: Career & Diversity , Expo Session , Panel By: Eric Labranche, Rodeo FX Carlos Miras Sepulveda, DNEG Fortunato Frattasio, Lost Boys | School of Visual Effects Andrew Schlussel, Framestore Jennifer Klotz, Technicolor Marie-Claude Chauvette, Cinesite

What is the biggest challenge for companies working in creative fields? Talent. Finding, developing, and retaining the best people in a host of highly specialised roles. What can be done to address this problem? Education, training, artistic development – all kinds of learning opportunities in the workplace. Artist and technicians want to improve in their […]

Lead greatly! How your leadership style can affect your company culture and efficiency.

Tuesday, June 4th

À Room B Categories: Career & Diversity , Expo Session , Panel By: Jennifer Fairweather, DNEG Lauren McCallum, Mill FIlm Pierre Blaizeau, Felix & Paul Studios Marie-Joëlle Charlebois, rhum.hr Benoit Touchette, Mels - division effets visuels

Leading greatly: We will discuss how your leadership style and decision-making process can affect positively (or negatively), your team’s culture, motivation, retention and happiness. We will talk about how the way you are leading a team can directly affect the quality of the work delivered and the global company culture. All sessions

Your ticket into the VFX Industry – Become a Runner

Wednesday, June 5th

À Room B Categories: Career & Diversity , Expo Session , Panel By: Natasia Schumacher, Method Studios Lauren McCallum, Mill FIlm Marc Boisvert, Method Studios Candace Wheeler, DNEG Katie Torunian, Method Studios Tamara Nowicki, ScanlineVFX

Ever wonder how to get your foot in the door at your dream studio? Ever wonder how to kick start your career with no experience? Join us for a panel, moderated by Natasia Schumacher, and hear from very talented individuals on one of the best ways to launch your career in VFX. All sessions