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The Wildscreen Festival is the world’s leading international festival celebrating and advancing storytelling about the natural world. Held every two years, the Wildscreen Festival brings together the wildlife film, tv and photography community to transform the craft of natural world storytelling across platforms and across audiences. Through an unrivalled programme of events including workshops, masterclasses, screenings and sessions, it shares the inside track on emerging trends and is the most powerful platform for emerging talent to break into the industry.  It is also the home of the illustrious Wildscreen Panda Awards or ‘Green Oscars’ honouring the most remarkable achievement in the craft of natural world filmmaking and storytelling.

The Wildscreen Festival 2016 will take place 10-14 October 2016 in Bristol, UK. Further information is available at www.wildscreen.org and delegate tickets are on sale now from Eventbrite.

Please note that the programme is being updated daily as guest availability changes. Wildscreen reserves the right to make such updates to the programme and timings, and will endeavour to make those changes as quickly as possible.

The majority of events have a limited numbers of seats. Entrance is permitted on a first-come-first-served basis at the venue door. For particularly high-profile events, you may be asked to RSVP to secure your seat beforehand. Details will be sent to you in advance.

The programme include both industry events, which are included in the price of your day or week delegate pass, and public events that anyone is welcome to attend. 

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Monday, October 10 • 13:30 - 14:30
Who Do You Think They Are? LIMITED CAPACITY
Limited Capacity seats available

We make content for people but what do we really know about how, where and what they watch? How are the ways in which we communicate with them changing? And how in the future can we interact with them more rather than broadcast at them?


Host
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Sam Barcroft

Founder and CEO, Barcroft Media
Sam Barcroft formed Barcroft Media in 2003 to provide editorial content to the international print media. The business aims to become the leading global provider of premium factual content documenting ‘the amazing side of life’. Barcroft Productions creates compelling programming for channels around the world. Barcroft TV is one of the world’s top YouTube news channels with over 2.3m subscribers. Barcroft+ creates content for... Read More →

Participants
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Gill Hind

COO & Analyst, Enders Media
Gill is Chief Operating Officer of Enders Analysis, and also heads up its television practice. Enders Analysis produces independent, authoritative, trusted research on the UK’s telecoms, media, advertising, and creative industries. Enders Analysis publishes c 30 reports each year on the television and video markets, focusing on broadcasters’ strategies, business models and deep analysis of audience behaviours. Gill was... Read More →
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Ashley Hoppin

Executive Producer, Nat Geo WILD
Ashley Hoppin oversees 80 hours of original programming annually across a broad range of topics including natural history, reality, science and adventure. Her highly acclaimed projects include the much-heralded Savage Kingdom mini-series, premiering this November; the award-winning Wild Yellowstone specials; plus Kingdom of the Apes, Game of Lions, and Untamed America. She also oversees much of Nat Geo Wild’s signature Destination Wild... Read More →
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Alice Ryan

Brand Insight Manager, BBC Worldwide
Alice Ryan is brand insight manager at BBC Worldwide. In this role, Alice flies the flag for the audience; ensuring consumers are at the heart of planning and strategic thinking for international brands such as Top Gear, Doctor Who and BBC Earth. Prior to this role, Alice worked in book publishing, tech and the arts sector driving audience-led strategy for creative industries through community building, consultancy and events.


Monday October 10, 2016 13:30 - 14:30
Arnolfini 16 Narrow Quay, Bristol BS1 4QA