Keynote speakers and first commissioners for ‘Business of Animation’ conference announced

Industry News  |  04 March 2024

Get Animated 24 has announced the keynote speakers and first commissioners for its upcoming ‘Business of Animation’ conference.

The Get Animated ‘Business of Animation’ conference takes place on the 1st and 2nd of May at the Millennium Point Conference Centre in Birmingham. The Day One and Day Two keynote speakers have been announced.

Biren Ghose, Managing Director Asia Pacific and ExCom member of Technicolor Creative will join on Day One to talk about the United Nations of Animation, and how as an industry global connections are becoming more important than ever.

Mark Taynton, Head of Adult Swim EMEA at Warner Bros. Discovery will join on Day Two to talk about creating animation for grown-ups and the global scale and opportunities of the adult animation genre.

Animation commissioners from BBC, ITV, Adult Swim, Warner Bros. Discovery and Paramount/Channel 5 Milkshake! are the first to confirm with more to follow.

Animation UK members can purchase tickets to the conference with an exclusive 15% discount rate. This rate ends soon with the conference now 50% sold, so please contact Audrey to get your code. See more details about the conference and purchase your tickets here.