SAVE THE DATE

International Conference on Animation,
Effects, VR, Games and Transmedia
April 24 - 27, Stuttgart, Germany

Dawn Ernster Yamazi, Director, Talent Development, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Dawn Ernster Yamazi, Director, Talent Development, Walt Disney Animation Studios, manages global outreach and the development of the next generation through Disney Animation’s student and Apprentice programs. She has supported the film productions of Frozen, Wreck-it Ralph, Paperman, Winnie the Pooh, Tangled, Tick Tock Tale, Princess and the Frog, Bolt and Meet the Robinsons. Dawn attended the American Academy of Art, Chicago with an emphasis on Advertising and Design. Mickey Mouse is one of her favorite graphic icons.

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).