2019 AGENDA

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Monday, June 10

7:30 AM Registration Open 7:30AM - 6:00PM (Curio Foyer)
8:00 AM Breakfast with a Decision Maker (sign up required) CBC/ Radio-Canada's Breakfast of Champions
9:00 AM SUMMIT SERIES: Paula Kerger, PBS 30 Minutes With... Jeff Hersh, Crave
10:00 AM Master Class: Burden of Truth Navigating the Content Business: Future Forecast
Face-to-Face Meetings #1 (sign up required) 30 Minutes With... Athena Georgaklis, Nelvana
11:00 AM Networking Break 30 Minutes With... Ben Noot, National Geographic
11:30 AM SUMMIT SERIES: Sarah Barnett, AMC Entertainment Networks
12:00 PM 30 Minutes With... Timothy Kuryak, UPtv
12:30 PM Lunch with a Decision Maker (sign up required) Networking Break
Marketers Lunch and Learn (sign up required) in Norquay Lunch and Learn: Hidden revenue sources through music
1:30 PM In Conversation With: Jed Mercurio (Bodyguard, Line of Duty) Public Broadcasting: The Promise, The Peril
30 Minutes With... Brenda Bisner, Kidoodle.tv
2:00 PM Face-to-Face Meetings #2 (sign up required)
2:30 PM In Conversation With: Fenton Bailey (Co-Founder, World of Wonder – Executive Producer, RuPaul’s Drag Race) 30 Minutes With... Christine Maestracci, Quebecor
3:00 PM Networking Break BANFF / Bell Fund Western Provinces Roundtable *Invite only* (Norquay Room)
3:15 PM Distributors and Commissioning: The New Greenlight Partner Presentation: Doing Business With Canada: Co-Pro 101
3:30 PM 30 Minutes With... Anna Gecan, Audible
4:30 PM Rockie Awards International Program Competition Ceremony (Van Horne Ballroom)
5:45 PM Rockie Awards International Program Competition—Cocktail Celebration (Van Horne Foyer)
8:30 PM BANFF 40th Anniversary BBQ Party (8:30 pm to 1:30 am)

Tuesday, June 11

7:30 AM Registration Open 7:30AM-6:00PM (Curio Foyer)
8:00 AM Breakfast with a Decision Maker (sign up required)
9:30 AM Master Class: Dear White People 30 Minutes With... Jonathan Sinclair, OWN
La place du contenu francophone dans le marché mondial numérique
10:00 AM Face-to-Face Meetings #3 (sign up required)
10:30 AM Networking Break 30 Minutes With... Alia J. Daniels, Revry
Partner Presentation: CMF Key Trends Report
11:00 AM Master Class: BBC's Seven Worlds, One Planet SUMMIT SERIES: Paul Feig, director, producer, screenwriter and activist
11:30 AM 30 Minutes With... Sam Linton, Blue Ant Media
12:00 PM The New Must-Have TV: Kids Live Action Major Drama: TV in the Cultural Conversation
12:30 PM Lunch with a Decision Maker (sign up required) 30 Minutes With... Trish Williams, CBC
1:00 PM Networking Break
2:00 PM Showrunner Super Panel Face-to-Face Meetings #4 (sign up required)
30 Minutes With... Amy Emmerich, Refinery29
3:00 PM Networking Break 30 Minutes With... Rachel Nelson, Corus Entertainment
3:30 PM Master Class: The Explosive Impact of Surviving R. Kelly Why, eh? Clicking with YA audiences
4:00 PM 30 Minutes With... Molly Harrington, CNN
4:30 PM Master Class: Brick by Brick, How Scott Brothers Global was Built Making or Breaking the Modern Coproduction
Shaw Rocket Fund Kids Entertainment Cocktail
5:00 PM 30 Minutes With... Meghan Hooper, A+E Networks
5:45 PM Rockie Awards Gala - Cocktail Reception (Van Horne Foyer)
7:00 PM Rockie Awards Gala Ceremony (Van Horne Ballroom)

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