Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Advisory Board 2012

A team of industry specialists and experienced professionals shaped the event by suggesting content, recommending speakers and promoting FMX around the world. We were proud to introduce and welcome an inspired team (in alphabetical order):

Victoria Alonso, Executive Vice President of Visual Effects & Post Production, Marvel Studios
Denis Behnke, Visual Effects Supervisor
Tim Burke, Visual Effects Supervisor
Volker Engel, Visual Effects Supervisor, Uncharted Territory
Lionel Fages, Producer and founder, Cube
Warren Franklin, Producer
Markus Gross, Research Lab Director, Walt Disney Research
Ele Jansen, PhD Candidate, University of New South Wales
Thilo Kuther, Managing Director, Pixomondo
Simone Kraus, Co-owner, Trixter
Jacques Levesque, Director and VFX Supervisor, Vision Globale
Sven Liebich, Head of Art, Bigpoint
Namit Malhotra, Founder & Global CEO, Prime Focus
Alex McDowell, Production designer and Creative director, 5D Institute
Marc Petit, Senior Vice President, Autodesk
Eric Roth, Executive Director, Visual Effects Society
David Sproxton, Co-founder & Executive Chairman, Aardman
Philippe Turp, Director Special Projects and Institutional Relations, Ubisoft

FMX is funded by the Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts and the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Labour and Housing of the State of Baden-Wuerttemberg, the City of Stuttgart and the MFG Film Funding, taking place in cooperation with VES Visual Effects Society, ACM SIGGRAPH and the World Building Institute, supported by Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart (AMCRS), AMD, AutodeskBackstage, Epic Games and Mackevision. FMX is an event by the Filmakademie Baden-Wuerttemberg, organized by the Animationsinstitut, hosting the Animation Production Day (APD), a joint venture with the Festival of Animated Film Stuttgart (ITFS).