2018 Full Festival Schedule

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THURSDAY

FRIDAY

SATURDAY

 

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MCs for our Screening Blocks

Screening Block 1 – Rhona Rees  |  Screening Block 2 – Deb Sears  |  Screening Block 3 – Deb Sears   
Screening Block 4 – Deb Sears  |  Screening Block 5 – Kris McRonney



Keynote



Panel



Workshop



Screening


Function


LEGEND

Note: Click on the title of the content in the time slot to see more information. If the link does not work, it simply means we are finalizing the information on that time slot.


Time

UBCP/Actra Conference Room
(MR 121)

VWF Conference Room
(MR 122)

Bell Fund Theatre
(MR 118)


9:00am





9:15am





9:30am



Screening Block 1

9:30 To 11:30am


9:45am




10:00am

Meet Canada's Funders: Who's funding, what are they funding and who is eligible

10:00 to 11:30am



VR Bootcamp:

Cinematic VR Crashcourse

10:00 to 11:30am


PLEASE NOTE: This bootcamp actually goes until 2PM. However, after 1.5 hours in the class, registrants will make their own movie for 2.5 hours outside of the classroom.


10:15am


10:30am


10:45am


11:00am


11:15am


11:30am



Screening Block 2

11:35am to 1:35pm


11:45am

Funders Roundtable

11:45am to 12:45pm

Sit down with the funders from block one to talk 1 on 1

Social Media: Building Your Personal Brand

11:45am to 12:45pm


12:00pm


12:15pm


12:30pm


12:45pm




1:00pm




1:15pm

Working With Professional Performers, How and Why

1:15 to 2:15pm


Closed Captioning & Subtitling

1:15 to 2:45pm


1:30pm

Screening Block 3

1:40 to 3:40pm


1:45pm


2:00pm


2:15pm



2:30pm



2:45pm




3:00pm


Descriptive Video

3:00 to 3:30pm


3:15pm



3:30pm




3:45pm



Screening Block 4

3:45 to 5:45pm


4:00pm




4:15pm




4:30pm

Speed Dating

4:30 to 6:00pm

PLEASE NOTE: After an amazing response to our Speed Dating, this event is now full. If you wish to be placed on the waiting list, please email INFO@VANCOUVERWEBFEST.COM or show up at 4:00pm to see if space has opened up.




4:45pm



5:00pm



5:15pm



5:30pm



5:45pm




6:00pm


Cocktails & Connections

6:00 to 8:00pm


Mingle and party with your fellow digital story tellers, panelist, influencers, and industry powerhouses.

Admittance included in Thursday One Day Pass, or 3 Day Pass. ONLY $20 if you don't have a 1 or 3 day pass.

Cash bar and free Hor d-oeuvres.

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6:15pm


6:30pm


6:45pm


7:00pm


7:15pm


7:30pm


7:45pm


8:00pm



Screening Block 5

8:00 to 10:10pm


8:15pm




8:30pm




8:45pm




9:00pm




9:15pm




9:30pm




9:45pm




10:00pm




10:15pm





10:30pm




 

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MCs for our Screening Blocks

Screening Block 6 – Kat Schulte  |  Screening Block 7 – Kat Schulte  |  Screening Block 8 – Kris McRonney
  Screening Block 9 – Yvette Lu  |  Screening Block 10 – Yvette Lu

 

 



Keynote



Panel



Workshop



Screening


Function


LEGEND

Note: Click on the title of the content in the time slot to see more information. If the link does not work, it simply means we are finalizing the information on that time slot.


Time

UBCP/Actra Conference Room
(MR 121)

VWF Conference Room
(MR 122)

Bell Fund Theatre
(MR 118)


9:00am

Telus Storyhive

Networking Breakfast



9:15am



9:30am

Screening Block 6

9:30 to 11:15am


9:45am


10:00am

Case Study: The Blue Fire Trail

10:00 to 11:00am

Women in Media: Fireside Chats With Prem Gill

10:00 to 11:00am


10:15am


10:30am


10:45am


11:00am




11:15am

Legal Issues for Online Filmmakers

11:15am to 12:15pm

From Page to Pitch: how to turn your web properties into successful tv pitches

11:15am to 12:15pm

Screening Block 7

11:20am to 1:05pm


11:30am


11:45am


12:00pm


12:15pm




12:30pm


How to Run a Successful Crowdfunding Campaign

12:30 to 1:30pm


12:45pm



1:00pm

Keynote: Ryan Copple

1:00 to 2:00PM

Screening Block 8

1:10 to 2:55pm


1:15pm


1:30pm



1:45pm



2:00pm




2:15pm

Case Study: Spiral

2:15 to 3:15pm

International Distribution in the Digital Age

2:15 to 3:15pm


2:30pm


2:45pm


3:00pm

Screening Block 9

3:00 to 4:45pm


3:15pm




3:30pm

Innovative and Alternative sources of IP

3:30 to 4:00pm



3:45pm



4:00pm


Women in Media: Fireside Chats With Catherine Winder

4:00 to 5:00pm


4:15pm



4:30pm



4:45pm

Adobe Creative Cloud

4:45 to 5:45pm

Screening Block 10

4:50 to 6:20pm


5:00pm



5:15pm



5:30pm



5:45pm




6:00pm




6:15pm





6:30pm





6:45pm





7:00pm





7:15pm





7:30pm





7:45pm





8:00pm


Premiere Screening and Party

8:00 to 1:00am


Canadian Premiere of Beast
A pilot by Ben Strang


World Premiere of Talking The 'Bis
A panel conversation about hot topics in the Cannabis space hosted by Canada's Godfather of Weed Chuck Rifici


Not ready to go home? Or Won't be ready to go home?  Neither will we - there's so much more FUN to be had... continue your schmoozing with your new-found friends at Mahoney & Sons Irish Pub, located in the convention centre building directly below #VWF18.  


8:15pm


8:30pm


8:45pm


9:00pm


9:15pm


9:30pm


9:45pm


10:00pm


10:15pm


10:30pm


10:45pm


11:00pm


11:15pm


11:30pm


11:45pm


12:00am


12:15am


12:30am


12:45am


1:00am

 

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MCs for our Screening Blocks

Screening Block 11  – Deb Sears



Keynote



Panel



Workshop



Screening


Function


LEGEND

Note: Click on the title of the content in the time slot to see more information. If the link does not work, it simply means we are finalizing the information on that time slot.


Time

UBCP/Actra Conference Room
(MR 121)

VWF Conference Room
(MR 122)

Bell Fund Theatre
(MR 118)


9:00am





9:15am





9:30am





9:45am



Screening Block 11

Family Screening

9:45 to 11:15am



10:00am




10:15am




10:30am




10:45am




11:00am

Storytelling tools and platforms you need to know about

11:00am to 12:00pm

VFX for Indie Productions

11:00am to 12:00pm


11:15am



11:30am

How to Create and Pitch Branded Content

11:30am to 12:30pm



11:45am


12:00pm




12:15pm

VR NOW

12:15 to 1:15pm

Case Study: Funny Tweets

12:15 to 1:15pm


12:30pm



12:45pm

Incorporating Influences into Your Digital Storytelling

12:45 to 1:45pm



1:00pm


1:15pm




1:30pm

VR Keynote with Katy Newton

1:30 to 2:30pm

Future of Digital Distribution and the Indie Episodic

1:30 to 2:30pm


1:45pm



2:00pm

Influencers and their stories

2:00 to 3:00pm


2:15pm


2:30pm




2:45pm

Cinematic VR Directors- A New Beginning

2:45 to 3:45pm


Marketing: When Facebook Fails Us

2:45 to 3:45pm


3:00pm



3:15pm

Comedy in the Digital Age:
How to turn your shtick into gold!

3:15 to 4:15pm



3:30pm


3:45pm




4:00pm




4:15pm





4:30pm





4:45pm





5:00pm





5:15pm





5:30pm





5:45pm





6:00pm

Awards Ceremony and Gala


6:15pm


6:00 PM - Doors Open at Vancouver Convention Center


6:30pm


6:00 PM - Cocktails and Red Carpet


6:45pm





7:00pm





7:15pm


6:45 PM - Doors open to Bell Fund Theatre


7:30pm


7:00 PM - Awards Ceremony


7:45pm



8:00pm



8:15pm



8:30pm



8:45pm



9:00pm



9:15pm


9:00 PM - Music, Drinks, and Celebration


9:30pm



9:45pm



10:00pm



10:15pm



10:30pm



10:45pm



11:00pm



11:15pm



11:30pm



11:45pm



12:00am





12:15am





12:30am





12:45am





1:00am