2018 Presenting Guests 


Keynote Speakers / Conférenciers principaux

 
STEPHEN FOLLOWS    Creative Director   Catsnake

STEPHEN FOLLOWS
Creative Director
Catsnake

DR. CAROLINE J. SIMARD    Vice-Chair, Broadcasting   CRTC

DR. CAROLINE J. SIMARD
Vice-Chair, Broadcasting
CRTC

 

Featured Speakers / Conférenciers vedette

KIT REDMOND    CEO   RTR Media Inc.

KIT REDMOND
CEO
RTR Media Inc.

LOUISE ROSEN    Managing Director   Louise Rosen Ltd.

LOUISE ROSEN
Managing Director
Louise Rosen Ltd.

MORGHAN FORTIER    Executive Producer   Skyship Entertainment

MORGHAN FORTIER
Executive Producer
Skyship Entertainment

JOSETTE NORMANDEAU    Owner   Idéacom International

JOSETTE NORMANDEAU
Owner
Idéacom International

TARA WOODBURY    Vice President of Development   Sphère Média Plus

TARA WOODBURY
Vice President of Development
Sphère Média Plus

CHRISTOPHE SALOMON    Chargé de développement   Sunny Side of the Doc

CHRISTOPHE SALOMON
Chargé de développement
Sunny Side of the Doc

JOSÉE PLAMONDON   Cyberbibliothécaire en liberté / Digital librarian for hire

JOSÉE PLAMONDON
Cyberbibliothécaire en liberté / Digital librarian for hire

DAN LEVITT    CEO   Long Haul Management

DAN LEVITT
CEO
Long Haul Management

JOSÉE BROSSARD    General Coordinator   Sunny Side of the Doc

JOSÉE BROSSARD
General Coordinator
Sunny Side of the Doc

SALLY BLAKE    Producer, Director / Productrice-réalisatrice   Films à Cinq

SALLY BLAKE
Producer, Director / Productrice-réalisatrice
Films à Cinq

Broadcasters - English and French Markets /
Télédiffuseurs - Marchés de langue anglaise et française

BRANDON LANE    Production Executive   Corus Entertainment

BRANDON LANE
Production Executive
Corus Entertainment

CHARLOTTE ENGEL    Production Executive    CBC Docs POV

CHARLOTTE ENGEL
Production Executive
CBC Docs POV

CORRIE COE    Senior Vice-President, Original Programming   Bell Media

CORRIE COE
Senior Vice-President, Original Programming
Bell Media

DANIELLE AUDETTE    Manager of Programming, Central Region   APTN

DANIELLE AUDETTE
Manager of Programming, Central Region
APTN

DEBBIE BROWN    Production Executive, Original Programming   Corus Entertainment

DEBBIE BROWN
Production Executive, Original Programming
Corus Entertainment

HUGUES DUFOUR    Production Executive   TELETOON Canada

HUGUES DUFOUR
Production Executive
TELETOON Canada

JEAN-PIERRE LAURENDEAU    Principal Director, Programming   Canal D - Bell Media

JEAN-PIERRE LAURENDEAU
Principal Director, Programming
Canal D - Bell Media

MARIE-CLAUDE DUPONT    Directrice principale, Programmation et Stratégie multiplateforme, Services Régionaux   Radio-Canada

MARIE-CLAUDE DUPONT
Directrice principale, Programmation et Stratégie multiplateforme, Services Régionaux
Radio-Canada

MELANIE NEPINAK HADLEY    ‎Executive in Charge of Production   CBC

MELANIE NEPINAK HADLEY
‎Executive in Charge of Production
CBC

MURRAY BATTLE    Director of Original Content & Brand   Knowledge Network

MURRAY BATTLE
Director of Original Content & Brand
Knowledge Network

SUE DANDO    Executive in Charge of Production, The Nature of Things   CBC

SUE DANDO
Executive in Charge of Production, The Nature of Things
CBC

BRUCE GLAWSON    Executive Producer   Discovery Networks Canada

BRUCE GLAWSON
Executive Producer
Discovery Networks Canada

TOM HASTINGS    Director of Drama, Independent Production   Bell Media

TOM HASTINGS
Director of Drama, Independent Production
Bell Media

SHELLEY MACDOUGALL    Manager of Programming, Central Region   APTN

SHELLEY MACDOUGALL
Manager of Programming, Central Region
APTN

ZACH FELDBERG    Executive in Charge of Production, Digital Originals   CBC

ZACH FELDBERG
Executive in Charge of Production, Digital Originals
CBC

Broadcasters - French Market / Télédiffuseurs - Marchés de langue française

ANTHONY CAUCHY    Chef de la production originale    TV5/Unis TV

ANTHONY CAUCHY
Chef de la production originale
TV5/Unis TV

MICHEL SCHEFFER    Directeur, Gestion des droits et des relations d'affaires   ICI Radio-Canada

MICHEL SCHEFFER
Directeur, Gestion des droits et des relations d'affaires
ICI Radio-Canada

DANY MELOUL    Vice-présidente, Programmation, Télévision de langue française   Bell Média

DANY MELOUL
Vice-présidente, Programmation, Télévision de langue française
Bell Média

ANDRÉ BÉRAUD    Directeur, Émissions dramatiques et longs métrages   ICI Radio-Canada

ANDRÉ BÉRAUD
Directeur, Émissions dramatiques et longs métrages
ICI Radio-Canada

MARCO DUBÉ    Directeur général des Services régionaux   ICI Radio-Canada

MARCO DUBÉ
Directeur général des Services régionaux
ICI Radio-Canada

JÉRÔME HELLIO    Directeur des contenus   TV5 Québec Canada

JÉRÔME HELLIO
Directeur des contenus
TV5 Québec Canada

Distributors and Buyers / Distributeurs et Acheteurs

AVI FEDERGREEN    Executive Producer   Indiecan Entertainment

AVI FEDERGREEN
Executive Producer
Indiecan Entertainment

JAMES FINLAY    Manager, Sales and Distribution   Juice Worldwide

JAMES FINLAY
Manager, Sales and Distribution
Juice Worldwide

KENNETH ASH    Director of Networks   Frederator Networks

KENNETH ASH
Director of Networks
Frederator Networks

CAROLINE STERN    Founder and Managing Director   Canoe Film

CAROLINE STERN
Founder and Managing Director
Canoe Film

NAVEEN PRASAD    Executive Vice President & General Manager   Elevation Pictures

NAVEEN PRASAD
Executive Vice President & General Manager
Elevation Pictures

ADAM STEINMAN    VP, Creative, Format, Development & Sales   Warner Bros. International TV

ADAM STEINMAN
VP, Creative, Format, Development & Sales
Warner Bros. International TV

ANNE PARÉ    Directrice générale   Films du 3 mars

ANNE PARÉ
Directrice générale
Films du 3 mars

ANDREW KELLY     Director, Development   eOne TV

ANDREW KELLY
Director, Development
eOne TV

DAVID MILLER    President / Producer   A71 / V71 Entertainment

DAVID MILLER
President / Producer
A71 / V71 Entertainment

Funders / Bailleurs de fonds

CATALINA BRICEÑO    Directrice, veille stratégique/Director of Industry and Market trends   Canada Media Fund

CATALINA BRICEÑO
Directrice, veille stratégique/Director of Industry and Market trends
Canada Media Fund

NANCY CHAPELLE    Executive Director   Bell Fund

NANCY CHAPELLE
Executive Director
Bell Fund

CHANTAL CÔTÉ    Gestionnaire des programmes   Fonds Bell

CHANTAL CÔTÉ
Gestionnaire des programmes
Fonds Bell

LAUREN DAVIS    Regional Feature Film Executive, Western   Telefilm Canada

LAUREN DAVIS
Regional Feature Film Executive, Western
Telefilm Canada

JOHN GALWAY    President   Harold Greenberg Fund

JOHN GALWAY
President
Harold Greenberg Fund

ODILE MÉTHOT    Présidente directrice générale, Programme de langue française    Le Fonds Harold Greenberg

ODILE MÉTHOT
Présidente directrice générale, Programme de langue française
Le Fonds Harold Greenberg

NATHALIE CLERMONT    Vice-President, Industry & Public Affairs   Canada Media Fund

NATHALIE CLERMONT
Vice-President, Industry & Public Affairs
Canada Media Fund

MARIE-FRANCE GODBOUT    Directrice national longs métrages marché francophone   Téléfilm Canada

MARIE-FRANCE GODBOUT
Directrice national longs métrages marché francophone
Téléfilm Canada

PAUL THINEL    Agent de programme   Conseil des arts du Canada

PAUL THINEL
Agent de programme
Conseil des arts du Canada

STEPHANIE AZAM    Feature Film Executive, English-language Market   Telefilm Canada

STEPHANIE AZAM
Feature Film Executive, English-language Market
Telefilm Canada

LOUISE O'BRIEN-MORAN    Manager, Film Programs and Film Commission Services   Manitoba Film & Music

LOUISE O'BRIEN-MORAN
Manager, Film Programs and Film Commission Services
Manitoba Film & Music

 

Panelists / Panélistes

MARIE-PIERRE GARIÉPY    Productrice   Slalom

MARIE-PIERRE GARIÉPY
Productrice
Slalom

DAVID BAETA    Producteur/Producer   Machine Gum

DAVID BAETA
Producteur/Producer
Machine Gum

SIMON D'AMOURS    Producteur   Simon D'Amours Productions

SIMON D'AMOURS
Producteur
Simon D'Amours Productions

DOMINIC DESJARDINS    Producteur exécutif   Office national du film du Canada

DOMINIC DESJARDINS
Producteur exécutif
Office national du film du Canada

PATRICK CLÉMENT    Founder   Manito Média

PATRICK CLÉMENT
Founder
Manito Média

NADINE PINETTE    Chair, Manitoba ACTRA Women’s Committee   ACTRA Manitoba

NADINE PINETTE
Chair, Manitoba ACTRA Women’s Committee
ACTRA Manitoba

SHAYLYN KYENTE GIMBY    Twitch Streamer   Kyente

SHAYLYN KYENTE GIMBY
Twitch Streamer
Kyente

LESLEY KLASSEN    Co-Founder / Chief Executive Officer   The Campfire Union

LESLEY KLASSEN
Co-Founder / Chief Executive Officer
The Campfire Union

LISA MEECHES    Owner   Eagle Vision

LISA MEECHES
Owner
Eagle Vision

COREY TIMPSON    Vice President , Exhibitions, Research and Design   Canadian Museum for Human Rights

COREY TIMPSON
Vice President , Exhibitions, Research and Design
Canadian Museum for Human Rights

CAROLE VIVIER    CEO   Manitoba Film & Music

CAROLE VIVIER
CEO
Manitoba Film & Music

Industry Experts / Experts de l'industrie

MICHELLE MCIVER    Consultant

MICHELLE MCIVER
Consultant

ALICIA SMITH    Producer   The National Film Board of Canada

ALICIA SMITH
Producer
The National Film Board of Canada

DEBORAH DRISDELL    Consultant, President of Drisdell Consulting   Les Consultations Drisdell / Drisdell Consulting

DEBORAH DRISDELL
Consultant, President of Drisdell Consulting
Les Consultations Drisdell / Drisdell Consulting

FLORENCE GIROT    Consultant / Consultante

FLORENCE GIROT
Consultant / Consultante

KRISTIAN ROBERTS    Partner   Nordicity

KRISTIAN ROBERTS
Partner
Nordicity

CAROLYN PENNELL    Strategist and Researcher    Telefilm Canada

CAROLYN PENNELL
Strategist and Researcher
Telefilm Canada

CAROL ANN PILON    Directrice générale   Alliance des producteurs francophones du Canada

CAROL ANN PILON
Directrice générale
Alliance des producteurs francophones du Canada

 

Moderators / Modérateurs

JOY LOEWEN    Program Manager, NSI Totally Television   National Screen Institute - Canada

JOY LOEWEN
Program Manager,
NSI Totally Television

National Screen Institute - Canada

ANGELA HECK    Director, Digital & Strategic Initiatives   National Screen Institute - Canada

ANGELA HECK
Director, Digital & Strategic Initiatives
National Screen Institute - Canada

KYLE IRVING    Partner and Executive Producer   Eagle Vision

KYLE IRVING
Partner and Executive Producer
Eagle Vision

JEFF PEELER    President & Executive In Charge of Brand Integration   Frantic Films

JEFF PEELER
President & Executive In Charge of Brand Integration
Frantic Films

LESLEA MAIR    President and CEO   Zoot Pictures

LESLEA MAIR
President and CEO
Zoot Pictures