ATL WEBFEST at Georgia Tech
Friday, October 25, 2013 at 7:00 PM - Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 2:00 PM (EDT)
Who should attend ATL WEBFEST? Whether you’re an established web series producer, or an aspiring filmmaker looking to jump into the digital space—ATL WEBFEST is for you! Come learn about the latest products and tools to launch your online show, or connect with professionals who will share their insights and business strategies to help you increase viewership, engagement and generate revenue from your work.
Your Weekend Festival Pass Includes:
Opening Night Kick-Off Presented by Ogilvy & Mather | October 25 @ 7 pm
You're invited to the opening night of ATL WEBFEST presented by Ogilvy & Mather, one of the largest marketing communications companies in the world.
Come out and mix and mingle with the innovators in online video, and enjoy a fireside chat with the funny folks behind Laughing Skull Lounge and Dormtainment. Here's your chance to gain insight on how you too, can use comedy to make your videos go viral. Location: Ogilvy & Mather, 271 17th Street NW, Suite 2100, Atlanta, GA 30363.
Screening AWF Official Selections | October 26 & 27
Connect, celebrate, and enjoy some of the best web series and videos online during AWF inside the GTRI Conference Center. This year over 30 series will be show from as far as Italy, Australia, Canada, Ireland, and the UK. Location: Georgia Tech (GTRI Conference Center 250 14th Street, NW Atlanta, Georgia 30318)
AWF Workshop & Panels | October 26 @ 9 am – 6 pm
Neil Katz, Editor-in-Chief/ VP, The Weather Channel
David Roemer, Co-Founder, Campus Movie Fest
Mike Thomas, Executive-in-Charge of Production, Turner Studios
Glenn Woods, Social Media Mgr, Radio One/TV One
Hank Blumenthal, Transmedia Producer/ Instructor, Georgia Tech
Nathaniel Collum, Writer/Creator, Red Raccoon Entertainment
Charity Jordan, Executive Producer, Mommy Uncensored
Justin Jordan, Director/DP, Mommy Uncensored
Debbie Hess, Executive Producer, Horror Hotel
More speaker announcements coming soon!
AWF Awards at the Microsoft Store | October 26 @ 7 pm
It's the night you've all been waiting for! Come out and celebrate the best of online web series at the ATL WEBFEST Awards hosted by the Georgia Tech Entertainment Network. Location: Microsoft Store, Lenox Mall 3393 Peachtree Rd NE, Atlanta, GA 30326)