In preparation for its upcoming transmedia sessions in January, Merging Media Toronto has announced the five distinguished Jury members for the MMTO Lab Jury Panel who will listen to pitches and decide which workshop project will be named the winner.1. Francesca Accinelli, Telefilm Canada, Director, English Market (CMF Program Administrator)
2. Chris Harris, Shaw Media, Head of Online Content
3. Max Berdowski, Interactive Ontario, Vice President and General Manager
4. Shari Cohen, OMDC, Program Consultant, Industry Development
5. Trevor Walton, CBC, Executive Director of Commissioned and Scripted Content
Sign up now for the MMTO Lab, if you wish to pitch before these industry leaders. Learn how to develop, produce and finance a transmedia production from “Conception to Consumption” under the guidance of renowned transmedia expert, Anita Ondine co-founder and course director of Transmedia Next, UK. This inspiring hands-on workshop, part of the MMTO Transmedia seminar+lab (Jan19-20), sees participants collaborating with experienced professionals from a wide spectrum of disciplines to build transmedia projects to be pitched to the MMTO Lab Jury.
Just 24 participants from both digital + conventional media will be selected, so don’t wait! Submit your application form to: firstname.lastname@example.org by Deadline 31, 2011 or register for the half day seminar here.