Cluster Audiovisual Galego

Reverse trade mission with the United Kingdom and the USA

With the aim of supporting the creation of innovative projects and the digital content sector in Galicia and promoting its internationalization, the Galician Audiovisual Cluster held a networking meeting last week in A Coruña between Galician audiovisual companies and company representatives. British and American players of the animation and new media sector.

This activity took place within a new inverse commercial mission of the Cluster, on this occasion, with delegations of companies from the United Kingdom and the United States of the animation and new media sector, held within the framework of the 17th edition of the International Congress Digital Worlds, which brought together, from July 5 to 7 in A Coruña, more than a thousand professionals in the animation, special effects and video games sector.

The initiative served to connect Galician audiovisual companies such as Adivina Producciones, Audiovisual de Servicios Kairos, Ficción Producciones, Gato Salvaje and Ilux Visual Technologies with the business delegation, share experiences and find business meeting points that lead to new projects. On the part of the British and American delegation, Carlos Baena, from Animation Mentor, participated in the meeting; Nacho Thomas Tejedor and Ismael Alabado, from Double Negative; Scott Murnan, from NVIDIA; Rajesh Sharma, from Disney Animation Studios, and Juan Cañada, from Epic Games.

This action, carried out within the Galicia Exports Intermediate Organisms Program, with the financial support of the Igape, the Xunta de Galicia and the EU, highlights, once again, the determined commitment that the Galego Audiovisual Cluster is making for digital content and contribute to make this a stronger and more competitive sector.