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ÀṢẸ-CON 2023 : LAGOS
The Future of Animation Is Africa

LAGOS CONTINENTAL | OCTOBER 16-18TH 2023
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THE CONFERENCE

The 1st Major International Animation Summit in Africa

Welcome to ÀṢẸ-CON, the ultimate destination for animation studios and industry professionals alike.

 

Join us in Lagos, Nigeria from October 16th to 18th, 2023, as we showcase the extraordinary talent and intellectual property emerging from the 54 nations in Africa.

 

With the animation industry projected to reach $700 billion globally by 2030, ÀṢẸ-CON positions Africa as a pivotal player in shaping its future. Network with industry experts, explore co-production opportunities and immerse yourself in the vibrant world of African animation.

 

Don't miss this transformative conference where creativity, innovation, and collaboration converge to redefine the animation landscape in Africa and beyond.

The Conference
Panel Topics
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IP SHOWCASE & ACQUISITION

Witness Africa's rich and diverse creative potential in our showcase of unique Intellectual Properties, and explore opportunities for global acquisition and partnerships, fostering vibrant exchanges between African creators and international investors.

DEVELOPMENT, WRITING, & PRODUCTION PIPELINE

Embark on a journey through the African animation landscape from idea inception to final product. Learn about the development strategies and efficient production pipelines that bring Africa's unique narratives to life.

FINANCE & ACCESS TO CAPITAL / CO-PRODUCTION

Dive into the financial realities of Africa's animation industry, unraveling the mysteries of securing capital, understanding co-production agreements, and connecting African projects with international finance.

EDUCATION & INDUSTRY MENTORSHIP

Participate in knowledge-sharing sessions with African animation veterans and global industry mentors. Gain insights into the unique challenges and opportunities present in Africa's burgeoning animation industry.

MARKETING / BRANDING FOR CONSUMER GOODS

Learn how Africa's vibrant animation industry can enhance consumer goods marketing, with panels discussing effective branding strategies and how to capture the imagination of both local and global audiences.

VENDOR PRODUCING & REMOTE HIRING

Unpack the logistics of working with Africa's diverse talent pool, with a focus on vendor collaboration and remote team management. Gain practical advice on tapping into Africa's rich, yet often untapped, creative resources.

AI, VFX, & CLOUD PRODUCTION TECHNOLOGY

Discover how African creatives are leveraging advanced technologies like Artificial Intelligence, Visual Effects, and Cloud-based Production to tell their stories. Explore how these innovations can elevate African narratives on the global animation stage.

PANEL  TOPICS

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PROPOSED CONFERENCE SPEAKERS

Featuring an eclectic mix of visionary speakers from around the globe, all poised to inspire, educate, and connect within the exciting context of Africa's animation industry.

INTERNATIONAL PANELISTS

AFRICAN STUDIO PANELISTS

Speakers
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PROPOSED SPONSORS

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Sposors
Event Partners
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EVENT PARTNERS

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