The Global Finance Conference is the first-of-its-kind for AFCI and will serve as an opportunity for international industry leaders to meet with media producers and financiers interested in investing in foreign markets.
The newly added conference will complement the organization’s traditional Locations Show with offerings from national film funds and private capital from both the financial and media production communities.
Confirmed Global Finance panelists at the AFCI Locations & Global Finance Show include:
Rick Ambros, Partner, Lightsource Asia Media Group / Partner, Benchmark Studios
Robert Cain, Partner, Lightsource Asia Media Group / President, Pacific Bridge Pictures
Aoni Ma, COO, Film Finances Asia
Raghav Mani, Global Media & Entertainment Knowledge Leader, Ernst & Young
Arnold Peter, Founding Partner, Peter Law Group
Jason Reed, Executive Producer, Disney/ABC’s upcoming series, “Of Kings and Prophets”
Registration is now open for the event
. Finance, banking and entertainment professionals including directors, producers, location managers, independent filmmakers, and production/association guilds are welcome to the three-day event.
The traditional Locations Show exhibits portion of the event is free to attend.
To register or learn more about the Locations & Global Finance Show, visit AFCILocationsShow.com
. Sponsorship opportunities are also available.
“We’re honored to assemble some of the industry’s leading international film finance professionals for our Global Finance Conference. This event is another step in encouraging the television and film industry at large to communicate, participate in the international market, and take advantage of the billions of dollars a year that AFCI Members contribute, in actual cash, to worldwide production,” said Kevin Clark, Executive Director of the AFCI.
The Locations & Global Finance Show is the industry’s only show pairing locations and film finance.
AFCI will release additional information regarding the conference’s presenters, speakers and session topics in the coming weeks and publish updates on its websites: AFCI.org