First day at Cartoon Business Las Palmas: 13 international speakers took the floor!
Cartoon Business started on Monday 7 May by our traditional Welcome Dinner. The participants established the first contacts in a relaxed atmosphere, in the old town of Las Palmas de G.C.
On Tuesday morning, more than 100 participants attended the notable keynote of Jackie Edwards from BBC Children's (Head of Children's Acquisition and Independent Animation). Jackie Edwards reflected upon the trends in animation for kids and offered her vision.
During this first day, 13 international speakers (Legal, tax shelters, guaranteed loans specialists, broadcasters, experienced producers, heads of sales, acquisitions and property development specialists, brand managers, business strategists, etc.) took the floor at Cartoon Business and looked into details at the changes of financing, distributing and exploiting animation programmes in an ever-changing market.
The experts also focused on Gran Canaria attractiveness in particular and on European tax shelters and incentives in Europe in general.