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Participant Schedule

Friday 10/14


The Art of The Bad Guys

Friday 10/14 4:50PM - 5:50PM Room 107

Dreamworks, Pierre Perifel, Damon Ross, JP Sans, Floriane Marchix, Luc Desmarchelier

Director Pierre Perifel leads a discussion on the making of The Bad Guys with Production Designer Luc Desmarchelier, Head of Character Animation JP Sans and Art Director Floriane Marchix.

Based on the best-selling book series by Aaron Blabey, The Bad Guys is a new action comedy from DreamWorks Animation about a crackerjack criminal crew of five animal outlaws attempting their most challenging con yet – becoming model citizens.

In his feature directorial debut, The Bad Guys is directed by Pierre Perifel, and produced by Damon Ross and Rebecca Huntley.

Saturday 10/15


Writing in TV Animation

Saturday 10/15 11:40AM - 12:40PM Room 207

Dreamworks, Josh Baca, Ami Boghani, Dimitry Pompee

Step into the wonderful world of writing for TV Animation. Meet our DreamWorks Television Animation writers and learn about their journeys getting into writing and how they deliver compelling stories with an authentic voice.

Sunday 10/16


Puss In Boots: The Last Wish

Sunday 10/16 10:30AM - 11:30AM Room 102

Dreamworks, Joel Crawford, Heidi Jo Gilbert, Nate Wragg, Jim Ryan

“Puss in Boots: The Last Wish is the long-awaited follow-up to the 2011 Academy Award®-nominated blockbuster. The panel will be led by director Joel Crawford and will include head of story Heidi Jo Gilbert, production designer Nate Wragg, and editor Jim Ryan.

“Puss in Boots: The Last Wish” opens in theaters on December 21 and is produced by Mark Swift. ””


Recruiting @ Dreamworks animation

Sunday 10/16 11:50AM - 12:50PM Room 107

Dreamworks, Alexis Ball, Caitlin Dietz, Robin Trujillo, Jillian Gomez, Apollonia Vick, Kate Valliant, Rachel Morales, Dustin Scholl, Rabia Abedin

A talk/discussion featuring Dreamworks Recruiters about the hiring journey at Dreamworks


Creating Characters and Worlds at DreamWorks (FX, CFX, Rigging, & More)

Sunday 10/16 1:10PM - 2:10PM Room 207

Dreamworks, Artists from FX, CFX, Rigging, Surfacing, & Modeling

Join us for a behind the scenes look of how our FX, CFX, Rigging, Surfacing, & Modeling teams create the iconic worlds and characters of DreamWorks!


Women in Visual Development

Sunday 10/16 2:50PM - 3:50PM Room 107

Dreamworks, Kendal Cronkhite, Aurora Jimenez, and Natalie Corsie (Moderator: Angela Lepito)

Meet some of the amazing talent who work in Visual Development at DreamWorks and learn about interesting creative challenges they’ve conquered!