World Animation Summit News

The 2014 World Animation and VFX Summits begins on November 2nd. Keynote speakers will include Director Rob Minkoff, David Steinberg, Senior Vice President of Production at World Animation Summit News Nickelodeon, and Paul Babb, CEO of Maxon.

November 3rd panels will include “Feature Film Case Studies,” “Film and Legal Issues,” “Oscar Contenders” and “International Film and US Exposure” while the November 4th line up includes “Innovators of the Great White North,” “Everyday Production Challenges, Victories and Strategies for Success,” “21st Century Tools of the Trade,” “Making the 2D animated short Duet,” and “Theme Park Technologies.”

As in the past World Animation Summits, the guests and presenters will be many of the most influential people working today in animation and visual effects, including speakers such as Chris Miller, Glen Keane, Nancy Newhouse Porter, Tony Bancroft, David Silverman, Dean DuBlois, Julie Kane-Ritsch, Graham Annablem Anthony Stacchi, Paul Young, Kara Vallow, Julia Pistor and many, many more.

ASIFA members will receive a 10% discount on tickets. Please visit for more information and to purchase tickets to the Summit.