24th May 2017
09.30 - 16.30
Seminars Start:

195 Piccadilly
(home of BAFTA)

Insightful, inspiring and stimulating seminars from leading visual content controllers

10.00 - 10.30

The Reality of Virtual Reality

We hosted a seminar on VR at footageMarketplace 2016 and, as our speakers predicted, this new technology has enjoyed a massive boom. Now, many major footage libraries include VR content. So how is it being used, what new developments are coming, and where are the new horizons?
VR Developer
VR Developer

11.15 - 12.00

What Does it Take to be Successful at Footage Research?

Our expert panel reveals a blueprint for footage-sourcing success. Composed of a world-renowned researchers, their collective perspective will deliver real insights and practical solutions to successful footage research.
Cristina Lombardo
Vice Media
Cristina Lombardo (LL.M.) is a leading rights and licensing consultant. She has worked with broadcasters, museums, publishers and service providers to streamline copyright licensing processes in the creative sector. At Vice Media, Cristina heads up Rights and Clearances for EMEA APAC, and routinely trains teams on licensing, copyright and related rights in eleven European Countries, Australia, New Zealand and Sub-Saharan Africa. 

Contact info:
+44 7553 795969
Chair Person
Creative Evangelist
Jody Winterbottom
The Director Studio
MD of the award winning creative research company The Director Studio. Working extensively with ad agencies and commercial production companies worldwide and specialising in sourcing and clearing content for commercials. The company also works on agency mood films, directors’ treatments and story and casting research - finding real people and real stories for ads and branded content. Started career with Getty Images working his way up to Head of Central European Sales for Creative Stills before running Framepool’s office in the UK for almost 5 years.

Jody Winterbottom
The Director Studio
+44 (0)7904 218 501
Researcher (Television)

14.45 - 15.30

Artificial Intelligence: The Revolution Arrives

The advance of artificial intelligence is rapid, enhancing and changing the way we work in the world of visual content. AI has a vision of your world - hold in your grasp the opportunities it offers and be ready for tomorrow today.
AI Visionary