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Animation Industry Conference

  • University of Ulster Belfast BT15 1ED Antrim (map)

Ulster University, in partnership with MPC Film, Billy Goat, Jam and Northern Ireland Screen invite you to an Animation Industry Conference at the University of Ulster. 

Speakers at this event will discuss current trends and the outlook for the future animation industry in Northern Ireland and beyond.

The event will bring together some of the leading figures from the industry both locally and internationally. Speakers include:

Victor Perez - world leading visual effects creator and film director, whose work includes a number of Hollywood films, such as ‘The Dark Knight Rises’; Rogue One: A Star Wars story’; 127 Hours and many more.

Catherine Mullan - leading animator in some of the biggest films to hit our screens including Harry Potter, Happy Feet, Pirates of the Caribbean, X-Men: First Class, The Chronicles of Narnia, Maleficent and many more.

Chief of Northern Ireland Screen, Jam Media, Paper Owl, as well as local leaders like Professor Greg Maguire of Humain, and gamer creator and entrepreneur William Barr of BillyGoat.

The event will focus on both traditional and new ways of creating content, as well as offering new business strategies to help those entering the industry, but also to provide inspiration and new ideas for those working in the industry already.

Further Information and tickets for the event can be found here