From February 10 to 13, the Miami Intercontinental Hotel will open its doors to host the 2020 edition of Kidscreen Summit, one of the most important annual events in the children's entertainment industry. The main executives of the sector will meet in this convention to take advantage of networking opportunities and to discuss issues that affect the industry.
Last year, the conference welcomed more than 2000 attendees from more than 50 countries. Of all of them, the organization states that 98% intend to return this year, and 99% would recommend the event to a colleague. In addition, the 2019 edition was attended by more than 400 buyers and almost a thousand producers and distributors.
As usual, the event will feature keynotes and panel discussions provided by industry leaders. For example, executive such as Tiffany Aguilar (MarketCast Kids), Gabriela Arenas (Sesame), Catie Asip (PBS Kids), Kim Berglund (Disney Junior), Adam Bonnett (Mattel), Philippe Bony (M6), Jules Borkent (Viacom), and Deirdre Brennan (WildBrain), among many others, will participate in diverse sessions.
In addition, the 2020 Kidscreen Awards will be held. These awards recognize excellence within the international children's entertainment industry. The winners will be announced at a gala event that will be celebrated on February 11, during the convention.
Some of the companies that will participate in the event are: 9 Story, 360 Powwow, Amazon Studios, Apple, BBC Studios, Blue Ant Media, Boat Rocker Studios, Brazilian Content, Cake, Canal+, Cartoon Network, CBC, CBS, Cisneros Media, CJ ENM, Comcast, Corus Entertainment, Cottonwood Media, Cyber Group Studios, Discovery, Disney, DreamWorks, eOne, France Télévisions, Gaumont, Genius Brands, Globo, Google, HBO, HITN, Hulu, Imira Entertainment, ITV Studios, KOCCA, LEGO, M6 Group, Mattel, and Netfli, among many others.
To see Kidscreen Summit's full agenda, click here.