The Cross-Media Forum

15-18 Oct 2013
in association with the BFI London Film Festival

Bringing together cross-media’s leading international creators, thinkers and practitioners from across the fields of film, TV, interactive, online, mobile, gaming, publishing and live events, The Cross-Media Forum is designed to showcase the latest ideas and innovations of modern storytelling, audience engagement and business practices.

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Conference – 15 October (public day)

Listen to the experts pushing the boundaries of the media, tech and creative industries present a series of thought provoking talks that question, discuss and showcase cutting edge storytelling techniques, trends in audience behaviour and engagement and a series of stimulating case studies.

The Pixel Market – 16 (public day) & 17 October 
In it’s 4th year, The Pixel Market is the largest and most established finance market dedicated to cross-media projects. Attracting over 100 international financiers, distributors and commissioners, The Pixel Market is specially designed to showcase state of the art projects and to facilitate inter-industry partnerships. 30 of the world’s best cross-media projects are selected to attend The Pixel Market with 8 projects chosen to present their idea to a jury of international media financiers, commissioners and digital experts. One project competing in The Pixel Pitch will walk away with the prestigious Pixel Pitch Prize, worth £6,000 in 2012!

The Think Tank – 18 October 
A selection of pioneering funders, distributors, publishers and producers meet to discuss and strategise what the future holds for the media industry. Current business practices are shared, questioned and discussed to create new methods and solutions aimed at enhancing the growth and relevance of cross-media in the connected world. The ideas and conclusions formed on the day are then published in the annual Think Tank Report – order your free Think Tank Report from 2012 here!

Stay tuned for further information around application deadlines and ticket sale dates!

Watch what happened at 2012′s Cross-Media Forum on The Pixel Report.

“Power to the Pixel proved itself this year to be one of the most important gatherings for anyone engrossed in the business of entertainment and communications. The depth and quality of ideas shared on and off stage struck me as exemplary. Liz and her team clearly went to great lengths to ensure the conference would inspire on intellectual and creative levels. No grandstanding here. Simply an outstanding conference expertly organized.”
Wayne Fletcher, Innovation Partner, McCann Erickson US/ NYC (UK/USA)
CONFERENCE SPEAKER, PIXEL PITCH JUDGE, PIXEL MARKET GUEST & THINK TANK PARTICIPANT 2012

“Storytelling is shifting at a rapid pace. Power to the Pixel 2012 provided an incredible showcase of how storytellers from various traditions and backgrounds are finding ways to rediscover our oldest form of communication, and how the traditional industry powerhouses are eager to find and engage audiences and content creators—everyone, under the same roof for three full days. The event was extremely well thought out, curated, and executed. Very much looking forward to Power to the Pixel 2013.”
Mahyad Tousi, CEO & Founder, BoomGen Studios (USA)

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