The VFX and Animation students of ICAT, Hyderabad went for a 1-day visit to the event, “ATF KIDS’ SUMMIT 2018, Hyderabad” on 31st of August, 2018. The summit was organized by Asia TV Forum & Market and presented by Disney India. There were discussions on the Emergence of animation hotspots in India, Promising future for kids’ content, Indian kids and their viewing habits, Decoding the content ecosystem, Driver of kids’ content consumption, Content investors, Japan’s affair with India, Scope of exports, co-productions & outsourcing, Building a profitable Indian kids’ content ecosystem and so on.
All the speakers were experts in field and gave a clear insight of how to develop skills to prepare for this demand. The students found it very informative and got the opportunity to interact with eminent experts in the industry. There was also a Q&A session that was a great opportunity for the students to clarify their doubts.