Posts tagged with ‘AEF’

  • ASIFA-Hollywood’s Animation Educators Forum Annual General Membership Will Feature Virtual Reality at USC

    By David.Derks on March 29, 2016
    Please join The Animation Educators Forum (AEF) in person or via online streaming for a lively discussion on this year’s hot topic, Virtual Reality! April 16th from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM University of Southern California USC School of Cinematic Arts – Room SCA112 900 W 34th St, Los Angeles, CA 90007 VR has the potential of ushering in a new […]
  • 2015 Animation Educators Forum Scholarship Recipients Selected

    By David.Derks on July 13, 2015
    BURBANK, Calif. (July 13, 2015) – ASIFA-Hollywood and the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) proudly announce the recipients of the 2015 AEF Scholarships. From a pool of 113 applicants, three were selected for the $5000 scholarship and six were selected for the $2500 scholarship. Scholarships are merit-based and designed to support college students in continuing their education in the field of […]
  • CTNx: Animation Educators Forum

    By David.Derks on November 21, 2014
    Join animation educators from around the globe as we discuss approaches to navigating the open seas of short film distribution: Birds of a Feather Discussion: Navigating the Film Festival Maelstrom 2015: What Your Students Should Know About Film Festival, Web Venues and Contests. November 22, 2014 from 10:30 ro 11:15 AM.. at CTNx 2014 in the Executive Boardroom. Burbank Marriott […]
  • Animation Educators, the 24 HOUR Animation Contest is Back!

    By David.Derks on September 23, 2014
    This year the contest will take place on Friday, September 26th at 4pm PST to Saturday September 27th at 5pm. This is the contest’s 7th year. We are almost doubling our participants every year. Last year we had 50 teams (250 students) from 11 schools participating, the largest year yet! This contest will teach students much about working together, meeting […]
  • Congratulations to all Grads!

    By David.Derks on May 19, 2014
    All of us at the Animation Educators Forum wish each and everyone one of the graduating class of 2014 much success!
  • Copyright and Fair Use for #Animation #Educators

    By David.Derks on February 28, 2014
    Copyright law can seem arcane, confusing, overly restrictive, and frustrating for educators, particularly in the fields of art and design.  To be sure, there are a number of “gray areas” in copyright, but the law actually allows much more than you may think.  This session will focus on the many things that educators can do without infringing copyright or risking […]
  • #Animation Educators Forum (#AEF) Blog

    By David.Derks on December 10, 2013
    For those of you educators who were fans of Tom Sito’s history blogs on the Animation Educators Website, rejoice! After a long hiatus, Tom is back on the job listing animation related events. From movie trivia to animation and world history, Tom’s blog is sure to entertain and educate! To view the blog, you can visit it by going here:  […]
  • NW #Animation Fest Accepting Submissions for 2014

    By David.Derks on November 26, 2013
    The Northwest Animation Festival is now accepting film entries for 2014. Entry is FREE if you get your film in by Dec 1. Send films via online transfer using wetransfer.com, vimeo, or the service of your choice. The simple 20-question entry form can be sent via email. Submit here: www.nwanimationfest.com/2014-submit NW Animation Fest is a variety show that celebrates the […]
  • Recording of Panel Discussion at #CTNX 2013 Now Available

    By David.Derks on November 23, 2013
    On November 16, 2013, AEF had a round table open discussion on the subject of teaching to the first job or the last job to animation students at the Creative Talent Network eXpo (CTNx) With President Obama talking about ranking schools based on their ability to get students jobs quickly after graduation, AEF felt there was an opportunity to explore […]
  • Animation Educators Forum (#AEF) at #CTNexpo

    By David.Derks on November 19, 2013
    This past weekend, the Animation Educators Forum (AEF) had a round table open discussion on the subject of teaching to the first job or the last job to animation students at the Creative Talent Network eXpo (CTNx). With President Obama talking about ranking schools based on their ability to get students jobs quickly after graduation, AEF felt there was an […]