International Conference on
the future of digital storytelling

Incubate

We'll explore user engagement, and the crucial part it plays in interactive storytelling. We'll study successful examples and learn from them.

Empower

Teaching you how to look for funding, essential in developing your interactive ideas.

Harvest

From idea to production. During the day, we'll examine a lot of different routes through which you can produce your interactive factuals.

Professionals: 75 €* & Students: 35 €

*Flemish media professionals can get a refund/scholarship from VAF or MediaArte
Professionals from The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium and NRW (GE): Contact your local Creative Europe Desk for more info.
 
Programme


Join us at this WebDox Conference, where we will talk about user engagement, finding the neccesary funding for your interactive storytelling project and explore the possibilities of VR!
 

Morning
10u- 13u
Reem Haddad, Topaz Adizes and Karim Ben Khalifa talk about where they got the inspiration for their projects, share some lessons learned and describe their experience with funding interactive storytelling projects.

Lunch
13u - 14u30

Afternoon
14u30 - 16u30
The afternoon of WebDox will be dedicated to uncovering new financing opportunities in the field and adressing the question we all have in mind; 'how can we finance our interactive productions?' We'll have a panel of speakers, led by Domenico La Porta.

End
Plenty of networking possibilities, with a drink in your hand, to end the day.

 

Morning

3 inspirational speakers

Topaz Adizes

Creative Director at The Skin Deep, and creator of the { } And. International award winning director/writer, with films that have screened at Cannes, Sundance, SXSW, Cinéma Du Reél,...
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Reem Haddad

Senior Producer at Al Jazeera TV, and creator of Life on Hold – a powerful and courageous web-documentary on the life of refugees.
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Karim Ben Khelifa

War photographer, and director of The Enemy – a VR project with the ambitious aim to bring empathy to war fighters and eventually stop conflicts.
more info

Afternoon

Panel of speakers, led by Domenico La Porta

Domenico La Porta

Domenico La Porta is the editor of Cineuropa.org and the head of Wallimage Creative. Domenico is also an international consultant and panelist in social media, transmedia architecture, creative business models and multiplatform storytelling.
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Lucie Rezsöhazy

RTBF Interactive, Coordinatrice Webcréation. Their goal is to have more interactivity with the public. She will expand further on this subject.
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Virve Indren

Creative Europe – MEDIA Development EACEA Virve represents the European funding aspect & will share her expertise in financing these kind of projects.
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Thibaut Claes

Thibaut Claes is ready to enter our panel of judges. As innovation manager at startups.be. he's more than just a young bright mind. He's specialized in 'acces to funding' for startups, and will shower you with his thoughts, ideas and tips.
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When

3 May 2016
Doors open : 09:30 am
Conference: 10:00 am till 05:00 pm

Where

Kunstencentrum STUK,
Naamsestraat 96
3000 Leuven

Professionals: 75 €* & Students: 35 €

*Flemish media professionals can get a refund/scholarship from VAF or MediaArte
Professionals from The Netherlands, Luxembourg, Belgium and NRW (GE): Contact your local Creative Europe Desk for more info.

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