The VFX Festival EDU

On 4 - 5 June 2019 The VFX Festival EDU will open doors for school and college students who would love to learn more about the world of VFX, Games and Animation during inspiring talks. Additionally our guest will have an opportunity to meet and talk with industry professionals during 'Speed networking supported by Access: VFX'

Programme

*Programme is subject to change

Day 1 - Tuesday, 4 June 2019

09:30  Doors Open / Check in

10:15 - 10:30  Opening Talk - Ian Palmer, Dean of Escape Studios

10:30 - 11:30  On the case: working with Rob Letterman on Detective Pikachu | Jonathan Fawkner, VFX Supervisor Framestore - Framestore 

11:45 - 12:45  Delving in to the visual develpment and creature VFX of Captive State | Dave Cook, Head of 3D - Jellyfish Pictures

13:30 - 14:30  An in-depth look into the creation and animation of the dinosaurs of Jurassic World Fallen Kingdom | Jance Rubinchik, Animation Supervisor - ILM

14:30 - 15:45  'Speed networking supported by Access VFX' - Meet and chat with artists and recruiters from the leading studios
 

Day 2 - Wednesday, 5 June 2019

09:30  Doors Open / Check in

10:15 - 10:30  Opening Talk - Ian Palmer, Dean of Escape Studios

10:30 - 11:30  How MPC made an elephant fly for Disney's 'Dumbo' | Oliver Dale, Lead Animator - MPC Film

11:45 - 12:45  An introduction to careers in game art | Ellie Koorlander, Lead FX Artist - Creative Assembly 

13:30 - 14:30  Visualization by The Third Floor | Vincent Aupetit, Head of Creative - The Third Floor

14:30 - 15:45  'Speed networking supported by Access VFX'. Meet and chat with artists and recruiters from the leading studios

The details

When?

4 - 5 June 2019

Tickets

Due to a limited number of spaces at The VFX Festival EDU we ask Teachers or Career Advisors to contact School Liaison Team to express an interest for your school/college.

Event Partner

How to find us

By Tube

Holborn Station - Central or Piccadilly (then a short 3 mins walk)

By Bus

1, 8, 9, 25, 38, 55, 59, 68, 91, 98, 168, 171, 188, 242, 243, 521, X68

Where?

190 High Holborn

London

WC1V 7BH