Stuttgart, Germany
April 24 - 27

Deb Stone, Manager, Recruiting & Talent Development, Blue Sky Studios

Deb Stone began her career in the feature animation industry in 2005 at Walt Disney Animation Studios where she worked her way to become the Supervisor of Talent Development before leaving there in 2011.  At that time Deb moved to the US East Coast to continue her feature animation career at Blue Sky Studios.  Her dedication and enthusiasm at Blue Sky has helped her expand the recruiting department where she is now the Manager of Recruiting & Talent Development.

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).