Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Stefanie Larson, Cluster Manager, Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart

Stefanie Larson studied International Business, Psychology and Linguistics in Angers, France, Tübingen and Stuttgart, Germany. After completing her masters degree, she worked in corporate communication at Porsche in Stuttgart. In 1999 she became managing partner in an international agency for strategic brand communication and corporate architecture, consulting Daimler, Audi, German Federal Economic Department and SAP to name a few.

Since 2009 she has been lecturing in master programs at the University Wiesbaden, the Filmakademie Ludwigsburg, University Mainz and Ravensburg. Stefanie Larson has extensive experience in interdisciplinary communication, brand strategy, targeted concepts and complex brand architecture. She owns an architecture office in Stuttgart with her husband. Since August 2016 she manages the Animation Media Cluster Region Stuttgart.

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).