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Face-to-Face Meetings #3 (sign up required)

Tuesday, June 11, 2019
10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Face-to-Face Meetings are a fantastic opportunity for content producers to meet one-on-one with leading decision makers. A signature of The Banff World Media Festival, this is your opportunity to connect with people who can help take your idea to the next level and put your TV or digital content into development.

Specifically designed to be 8-minute time slots, this program has facilitated thousands of one-on-one meetings and has led to many millions of dollars in new content.

Lottery selection opened on BANFFXchange on Friday May 3rd at 12:00 p.m. ET, and the Lottery results were run on Friday, May 10th.

General sign-up opened on BANFFXchange on Monday, May 13 at 11:00 a.m. ET and closes on Friday, June 7th at 5:00 p.m. ET.


Emily Baustien
Development Manager, Discovery & Science
Discovery Channel

Elena Blekhter
Director, Scripted Content
Dynamic Television

Vanessa Case
SVP Studio
VICE Canada

Glenn Cockburn
Meridian Artists Inc

Libbie Doherty
Head of Children’s Content
ABC - Australia

Mike Fazzino
Sr. Content Acquisition Manager
Amazon Studios

Athena Georgaklis
Head of Development
Nelvana Enterprises

Tory Jennings
Director, Programming, Premium SVOD
Bell Media

Robin Johnston
Director, Original Programming, Factual & Reality
Bell Media

Krista Look
Director of Original Lifestyle Content
Corus Entertainment

Marie McCann
Senior Director, CBC Kids

Michelle McCree
Executive In Charge of Production, Unscripted
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation (CBC)

Kathleen Meek
Manager, Original Content
Corus Entertainment

Ben Noot
Director Global Acquisitions
National Geographic

Jennevie Olivieri
Manager, TV Co-Productions

Isabelle Pain
Head of Content, Prime Video Canada

Jenny Ramirez
VP, Unscripted Programming, TNT, TBS and truTV
Turner Entertainment Networks, TNT & TBS

Adam Steinman
VP, Creative, Format, Development & Sales
Warner Bros. International Television Production

Tony Tompson
Drama Development Executive


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