LIAF Industry Event: Animation Breaks Out

Creative Skillset have joined up with us to run our annual Animation Industry Event and we’ve got all manner of topics being covered, by special guests from a wide range of very different areas.

Art Exhibition previously on at Barbican in City of London, United Kingdom.
From Friday 01 November 2013 to Friday 01 November 2013

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Each of them are ready to impart their knowledge and answer your questions in four carefully chosen panel sessions. For anyone working in the industry, thinking of working in the industry or just plain curious these four sessions are indispensable.

Chaired by Saint John Walker, Creative Skillset.

Animation Breaks Out: tax breaks and the new future of animation
This last year the animation industry got its wish- tax breaks and incentives to help our industry compete on the world stage. This year is year zero for the new scheme, which went live in April. What’s the progress? How are they affecting skills and culture? Are we tooling up, and how? Have we got the skills we need to make sure the industry grows?

In last year’s panel we looked forward to what tax breaks would do for the industry- and now we bring some of the key players back to tell us how things are going, how we are tooling up, and what we can expect over the next few years. Are there signs of a renaissance so soon? How are companies adapting? Are Universities ready to meet demand? What about VFX and Games? If you want a stake in animations future it might be worth hearing what they have to say….