ASIFA-Hollywood has announced that its Animation Educators Forum will hold its General Membership Meeting on May 5, 2018 at The Animation Guild in Burbank, California from 12:00 pm to 5:00 pm PDT. The meeting will feature a full afternoon of discussions and screenings, along with an opportunity to catch up with colleagues.
This year’s theme is “Where the Jobs Are: Mapping the Expanding Universe of Animation Employment”
Forum’s special focus this year is the ever-expanding universe of animation employment from opportunities in big Hollywood studios to newly hatched positions in online streaming services, virtual reality and other emerging technologies.
The highlight of the afternoon will be a panel discussion on prominent employment trends featuring acclaimed writer-director Jorge R. Gutiérrez, Animation Guild Director of Communications and Culture Brooke Keesling, animator/character designer Tony Bancroft and story artist Ennio Torreson.
Please note that the panel discussion portion of the event will be streamed. Details about how to connect to the stream along with more information about our guests, discussion, screenings and other event features will be coming soon.
ASIFA-Hollywood’s AEF 2018 General Membership Meeting Summary
Date: May 5, 2018
Time: 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm PDT
Location: Hulett Hall, 2nd floor
The Animation Guild
1105 N. Hollywood Way
Burbank, CA 91505
Lunch will be served.