Kingstoon is one of the premier events in the Caribbean. The two-day event will bring together industry leaders to discuss the potential for the animation industry in Jamaica.
Toon Boom President and CEO Joan Vogelesang to give grand opening keynote speech.
Ms. Vogelesang is a panelist on Animation Nation: The Building Blocks of a World Class Animation Industry other panelists are: Ron Saks – Columbus College of Arts and Design AAJ and/or TVJ; Hon. Julian Robinson, State Minister STEM
The event is a must to go to and the first day presents current opportunities in the animation industry while also offering young Jamaicans the chance to develop basic skills through a series of workshops. On the second day, a mini festival will showcase Jamaican and Caribbean talents currently working in the animation industry and related fields.
Kingstoon is organized by the Government of Jamaica in partnership with the World Bank and The Canadian High Commission. Kingstoon is sponsored and supported by FLOW, Development Bank of Jamaica, Jamaica National Building Society and the Gleaner Group.