Over 100 participants at Cartoon Digital Madrid
Over 100 participants registered at Cartoon Digital 2017, which has been launched today in Madrid. The 3-day seminar has established its quarters at the Academia de Cine, an important institution. After lunch, we had the pleasure to welcome Carlos Biern, President of Diboos, who introduced Cartoon Digital with Yolanda Alonso (Cartoon). This edition hosts an impressive line-up of 25 speakers coming from as far as the USA, Finland, Denmark, France, UK and of course, Spain.
Cartoon Digital Madrid is the place to be to learn all about the most interesting developments in the digital world and to network with different companies such as game companies, publishing houses that do VR and AR, broadcasters, VOD platforms, innovative digital producers, marketers in the digital world and last, but not least, financiers.
The first presentation was a keynote speech on the way forward for animation by Orion Ross (The Walt Disney Company- EMEA). He explained the vision and strategy of the different channels and how they are fostering innovation, using latest technologies to create the new digital Disney brands.
Then, Jonás Ojeda de Vincente (Zinkia) & Carlos Biern (Diboos, the Spanish Federation of Associations of Animation Producers) presented a selection of the best of digital animation in Spain.
The third presentation was on the alternative sources of financing digital content by Emilie Frelon (The Ingenious Group) and Caroline Percy (Koala Media Consultancy). They explained the steps of funding, exploiting and managing rights for the different digital windows.
We finished this great day by a Welcome Dinner at Arzabal Museo Reina Sofia Restaurant, the perfect place to network in a relaxed atmosphere.