Screen Queensland (SQ) is thrilled to announce that Screen Australia is among the special guests who will be participating in the SQ incubatHER day on Thursday 21 July at QUT Gardens Point, Brisbane. Screen Australia will also play host to a special Screen Australia – Gender Matters networking event.
Date: Thursday 21 July, 2016
Time: 9.30am – 6.00pm
Venue: Room 360, QUT Gardens Point, George Street, Brisbane
Purchase your ticket here to confirm your place*. Tickets close at 5.00pm, Tuesday 19 July 2016.
9.30am CEO ADDRESS & WELCOME TO COUNTRY
9.45am – 10.30am WANTED PANEL
Moderator: Tracey Vieira, Chief Executive Officer, Screen Queensland
Panelists: Helen Panckhurst (Matchbox Pictures), Debbie Lee (Matchbox Pictures), Julie McGauran (Seven Network Sydney)
10.30am – 11.00am MORNING TEA BREAK
11.00am – 12noon PITCH PREP – Breakout Session 1
Moderator: Kristen Souvlis, Like a Photon
Panelists: Veronica Fury (WildBear Entertainment), Leanne Tonkes (Sense and Centsability). Please note EOIs to be part of these pitching sessions have now closed.
11.00am – 12noon PRODUCTION & LEGAL – Breakout Session 2
Moderator: Dan Lake, SVP – Development and Production, Screen Queensland
Panelists: Mark Bamford (Simpsons Solicitors), Sonia Borella
12noon – 1.00pm YOUTUBE PANEL
Moderator: Daniel Stephenson, YouTube
Panelists: Lana Kington (SketchSHE), Jessica Holsman (Study with Jess)
1.00pm – 2.30pm LUNCH + KEYNOTE SPEAKER – TURIA PITT
Turia, one of Australia’s most admired people, will deliver a keynote address that is certain to astonish and inspire you, with plenty of laughs too.
2.30pm – 3.30pm PITCHING – Breakout Session 3
Pitching to Seph McKenna (Roadshow Films), Simmone Overend (Australians in Film), Nerida Moore (Screen Australia). Please note EOIs to be part of these pitching sessions have now closed.
2.30pm – 3.30pm WOMEN IN BUSINESS – Breakout Session 4
Moderator: Liz Cameron, Legal and Business Affairs Manager, Screen Queensland
Panelists: Helen Panckhurst (Matchbox Pictures), Veronica Fury (WildBear Entertainment), Greer Simpkin (Bunya Productions), Tracey Vieira (Screen Queensland)
2.30pm – 3.30pm FINANCING YOUR PROJECT – Breakout Session 4
Moderator: Matthew Deaner, CEO, Screen Producers Australia
Panelists: Todd Fellman (Producer), Jo Dillon (Screen Queensland), Sally Caplan (Screen Australia), Trish Lake (Freshwater Pictures)
3.30pm – 4.30pm DEVELOPMENT PANEL
Moderator: Jo Dillon, EVP – Development and Production, Screen Queensland
Panelists: Debbie Lee (Matchbox Pictures), Seph McKenna (Roadshow Films), Emma Jensen (Writer), Simmone Overend (Australians in Film)
4.30pm – 6.00pm Screen Australia Gender Matters Networking Event
We hope you can join us at SQ incubatHER, supported by QUT, and join in the conversation and share ideas and strategies on the best practice to grow women’s participation in creative roles in Queensland’s screen sector.
* Please note there is a nominal charge of $20 per person (plus Eventbrite fee of $1.89) to attend that includes all catering costs.
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