Kidscreen is in town – Come out and network with us!

Posted by on Feb 2, 2013 in Industry Events | No Comments

It’s that time of year again when producers and executives descend upon Manhattan to attend the Kidscreen Summit, a 4 day conference focused on children’s entertainment.  ASIFA-East members are cordially invited to come schmooze and network with industry professionals at these special After Party events!  Don’t forget your business cards!!

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Wednesday, February 6th:


ASIFA-East is invited to a very special Kidscreen After Party at The Productive.  There will be drinks, snacks and desserts.  Bring old friends and new connections alike.  RSVP greatly appreciated.  Sponsored by The Productive, Baboon Animation, and Branscome International.

Thursday, February 7th:

You are invited to come meet and mingle with the Children’s Media Association at our annual Kidscreen Networking Night.  We will be just around the corner from the Hilton on Thursday evening.  There will be a cash bar and light appetizers will be served.  Join us!

WHEN: Thursday, February 7th at 6:30PM

WHERE: The Oldcastle Pub (160 West 54th Street on the 2nd Floor)

WHO: Members and non-members welcome

WHY: If you’re in children’s media, you should be in the Children’s Media Association, and I am not just saying that because I am the President. Also, the light appetizers.

Friday, February 8th:

Gather Round for a Round with Women In Animation International And Toon Boom.

Women In Animation International is buying the first round of wine, courtesy of Toon Boom, the leader in animation technology, at KidScreen Summit in New York. The cork will pop on Friday, February 8 at the Hilton’s Bridges Bar at 6 p.m.

Meet WIA hosts, Marge Dean, Jan Nagel, Lisa Goldman, Kathy Messick and Joan Vogelesang, CEO of Toon Boom.

“You don’t have to be a member to join us,” says Jan Nagel, co-President of Women In Animation. “You just need a business card. So remember to keep one last business card for this event.”

Visit and join Women In Animation at No need to RSVP.