GAMING

TOURNAMENT

SCREENINGS

WORKSHOPS

PANELS

CREATIVE

EXPO

SCREENINGS

UNICON: THE EMERGENCE

PROGRAM ELEMENTS

PANELS

WORKSHOPS

GAMING

TOURNAMENT

BUILDING AN ONLINE COMMUNITY AS PROOF OF CONCEPT: HOW TO GET MONEY

Session  4

Session  5

CONTENT MOVEMENT THROUGH DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS

45 MINUTES

30 MINUTES

PANELISTS: COMING SOON!

How can audience engagement and social media online communities demonstrate a demand for African stories and comics and act as a tool for evaluating project risk and potential success.

PANELISTS: IT'S ALMOST TIME

A panel discussion on how comic book content moves through distribution channels, what the adaptations are, and how creatives can get access to these distribution channels.

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THE NUTS & BOLTS

Session  2

30 MINUTES

PANELISTS: WATCH THIS SPACE

What does it take to create content in Nigeria? From the creation of content to the tech and business skills on the back end, what are the skills needed and how do people develop them?

Session  3

WHOSE GOT THE CONTENT?

25 MINUTES

PANELISTS: TO BE REVEALED

Fire side chat driven by Nigerian attorneys exploring ownership and content protection challenges and possible solutions for various stakeholders when developing projects with a global reach or multi-jurisdictional partners.

CREATIVE

EXPO

PANEL SERIES OVERVIEW

Session  1

THE ART & CULTURE OF COMIC CREATION IN AFRICA

The UNICON panel series will explore opportunities and challenges in the the creative industry value chain, in an effort to answer the question, “How do you go from an idea to seeing your characters on paper or on the screen?”

From creation, to protecting your content, building an online community, and then giving those characters life in other mediums, you will learn a lot about the foundation of content from the global and local perspectives.

40 MINUTES

PANELISTS: STAY TUNED

African comic book professionals talk about the trials and triumphs of telling and developing authentic African stories through comic books.

STORIES TO GAMES: MOBILE GAMING & E-SPORTS

Session  6

Session  7

LESSONS FROM EVERY STAGE

45 MINUTES

35 MINUTES

PANELISTS: ITS A SURPIRSE

An indepth discussion of how characters are brought to life in the video game industry and how e-sports has taken gaming to a new level of entertainment.

PANELISTS: CHECK BACK NEXT WEEK

How its done: What are the trends emerging in the Western comic book industry, what is demand for content like, is the business of comic books the same as it once was, and where is the future taking us and what is Africa's role in that journey?

 
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