Adventures of Sheridan Animation Grads
Saturday 10/15 10:00AM - 11:00AM Room 101
This panel of talented Sheridan College graduates will share how their respective careers have evolved after graduating from Sheridan’s award-winning animation program. From classroom aspirations to industry insights, these animation insiders will share their views on a range of topics including supporting women in the industry, building inclusivity, and mentorship.
Moderated by Theresa Scandiffio, Associate Dean, Animation & Game Design
Moving Pixels: All-Star Animators Panel
Sunday 10/16 10:40AM - 11:40AM Room 104-105
Talk about bringing artwork to life! Animators Anna Gopin (“Lightyear”, “The Mitchells vs the Machines”), Toniko Pantoja (“The Croods: A New Age”, “Kipo and the Age of Wonderbeasts”), and Andrew Gordon (“Ron’s Gone Wrong”, “Incredibles 2”, “Finding Dory”) share how and why they got into animation, the challenges they face during the animation process, and answer audience questions about how to become successful animators in the industry. Moderated by Tom Bancroft.