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Alumni Events 2018

Jun 18
Sheridan Advanced Television and Film Industry Day

Time 10:30 AM - 4:30 PM

Location Trafalgar - 1430 Trafalgar Road, Room: S235, Oakville, Ontario, L6H2L1

Sheridan Advanced Television & Film faculty and the Alumni Office are hosting the 2nd annual Industry Day for students and alumni on Saturday, June 18th. This year the panels will focus on Transmedia Storytelling, Pitching for Modern Media and Starting Your Own Production Company.

DATE: Saturday, June 18, 2016
TIME: 10:30am - 4:30pm
LOCATION: S235
Sheridan College, 1430 Trafalgar Road, Oakville, L6H 2L1

TRANSMEDIA STORYTELLING
10:30am - 12:00pm
Sheridan alumni are producing award-winning transmedia content that is recognized internationally for innovation and excellence. This panel will examine career opportunities for students who have strong storytelling skills and familiarity with emerging platforms. Future trends and emerging technologies will be discussed.

NETWORKING
12:00pm - 1:00pm
Networking and Complimentary Lunch

STARTING YOUR OWN PRODUCTION COMPANY

1:00pm - 2:30pm
Do you want to control your own destiny by starting your own production company? Is it a realistic dream? What are the challenges that you will have to overcome? Launching your own production company requires planning, commitment and an understanding of the business of media. Dealing with bankers, lawyers and accountants can be intimidating. Find out how some of our top alumni reached their goal and examine the obstacles to success that will help you demystify the process.

PITCHING FOR MODERN MEDIA

2:45pm - 4:15pm
Pitching is a complex art form, from the 2-minute elevator version to the full development pitch. This panel of experienced alumni will discuss the importance of learning this skill. Many pitch presentations now involve a proposal video. We will explore the role of this latest development tool in the age-old process.

Questions?
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