Schedule

    10:00 AM IST Inaugural Session

    Welcome Speech

    P. Jayakumar, CEO – Toonz Media Group

    Keynote Address

    Subhash Ghai – Film-maker and founder of Whistling Woods Films Institute

    Felicitation and AMS Awards Declaration

    Ashish Kulkarni – FICCI Chairman for Animation, Visual Effects, Gaming and Comics Forum

    Legend of Indian Animation Award Recipient

    Prof Nina Sabnani – Artist, Storyteller and Professor at Industrial Design Centre, IIT Mumbai

    Special Contribution to the Indian Animation Industry Award

    Ketan Mehta – Film-maker and founder of Maya Academy of Advanced Cinematics and Maya Digital Studios

    Vote of Thanks and Declaring the Summit Open

    Sangeetha Unnithan – Festival Director, Animation Masters Summit 2021

    10:00 AM IST Ed Tech Panel Discussion

    Ashish Kulkarnia

    Chairman, FICCI AVGC Forum (moderator)

    Dhimant Vyas

    Chief Creative Director, Byjus

    Dr M. Srinivasan

    Founder, GEAR Foundation

    Prerna Jhunjhunwala

    Founder, Little Paddington and Creative Galileo

    Sasikumar Pillai

    Executive Director, Toonz Education Services

    Rahul daCunha
    • 11:30 am IST

    Rahul daCunha

    Advertising

    Meg LeFauve
    • 9:30 am IST

    Meg LeFauve

    Screenwriter

    Jiggy George
    • 11:00 am IST

    Jiggy George

    Licensing & Merchandising

    Vidjay Beerepoot
    • 9:30 am IST

    Vidjay Beerepoot

    Music Composer

    Vani Saraswathi Balgam
    • 11:00 am IST

    Vani Saraswathi Balgam

    Writer, Director & Creative Producer

    AWN Panel Discussion
    • 9:00 am IST

    AWN Panel Discussion

    Ri8brain launch
    • 10:00 am IST

    Ri8brain launch