SPEAKERS

*Includes moderators, pitch judges, lab experts, project catalysts, and content showcase presenters

Guest-of-Honour

Tan Kiat How
Senior Minister of State
Ministry of Communications and Information, Singapore

Anita Fang 
Producer
1001 Frames

Justin Deimen
President
108 Media

Kirstie Lee Contrevida
Creative Producer
108 Media

Sasha Hunt 
Senior Content Development Executive
108 Media

David Webster
Co-founder
AI CREATE & The Carrot Collective

Jeremiah McMillan
Executive Producer,
International Content Executive & Strategist,

Ambush 8

Fred Black
Principal Analyst,
Head of Commissioning Research
Ampere Analysis

Orina Zhao
Senior Analyst,
APAC Research Lead
Ampere Analysis

Michael Lim
Director 
Animation Nation

Kimberly Carver
Talent Manager / Producer 
Anonymous Content

Daniel Riddell
CTO 
A Parent Media Co. Inc. 

Richway Ponnampalam
Director
August Law Corporation

Himanshu Shah
Managing Director
AV8 Media

Jean-Baptiste Babin
Head of Productions 
Backup Media

Tom Gennari
CEO 
BB Media

Donovan Chan
Co-Founder & Creative Director
Beach House Pictures

Jessica Lee
Head of Development
Beach House Pictures

Jocelyn Little
Managing Director
Beach House Pictures

Mathieu Bejot
Senior Advisor
BEAJ

Jimmy Kim
Advisor
Bespoke Lab / Voithru / Hashira

Kevin Balhetchet
CEO
Bifrost Media Ltd

Christoph Hahnheiser 
CEO & Founder 
Black Forest Films

Josune Hahnheiser 
Producer 
Black Forest Films

Vani Tripathi Tikoo
Actor-Producer & Board Member
Central Board of Film Certification, India

Seungyeon Lee
Sales Executive
CJ ENM Co., Ltd

Kanji Kazahaya 
President & CEO
Culture Connect Co., Ltd.

Adam Woodgate
Senior Vice President, 
Media Insights
Dubit

Bennett Pozil
Executive Vice President,
Head of Corporate Banking
East West Bank

Andrew Ooi
CEO
Echelon Talent Management 

Tenten Wei
Head of Studios
EST Media Holdings, Inc.

Ganesh Rajaram
CEO, Asia & LATAM 
Fremantle

Mandy Chang
Head of Global Documentaries
Fremantle

Yusuke Kato
Senior Producer - IP Business / Head of International Co-Productions & Distribution
Fuji Television Network, Inc.

Alessandro Gropplero
Head of International Relations
FVG Audiovisual Fund

Florent Careme
Head of Research & Products
Glance Médiamétrie

Hyeonza Hong 
Founder & Director
Green Goals Singapore 

Alexandra Lowes 
VP Client Growth APAC, Media Solutions
GroupM Nexus  

Coco Yang
Co-Founder & CEO
Huanyu Entertainment

Nader Sobhan
Founder & Executive Director
IKTOMI

“Poppy” Parnsuk Tongrob 
Country Director for Thailand
iQIYI

Kelvin Yau
Head of Asia Pacific
& Overseas Marketing
iQIYI

Wang Xiaohui
Chief Content Officer
& President
Professional Content Business Group (PCG)
iQIYI

Yang Xianghua
President of Movies
& Overseas Business
iQIYI

Zebedee Ernest De Costa
Head of Malaysia Originals
iQIYI 

Jeremy Monteiro
Music Educator 
Jin Xing Talk Show 

Jin Xing 
Host
Jin Xing Talk Show 

Yeo Yann Yann 
Actor
Jin Xing Talk Show 

Kaushal Modi
Senior Vice President,
Content Licensing & Partnerships 
Jio Entertainment Services

Khushboo Yadav
CEO 
Jio Entertainment Services
Board Member 
JioSaavn

Jonathan Glazier
Multi-Camera Director / Executive Producer / Content Specialist
Jonathan Glazier Media

Michelle Lin
Head of Data & Analysis 
K7 Media

Charlie Park
EVP & Head of Story Business Unit
Kakao Entertainment
CEO
Tapas Entertainment

Chang Yee Yeo
Partner
Kanvas Creations

Jessica Kam-Engle
Partner
Kanvas Creations

Steven Park
Senior Sales Manager
KBS Media Ltd

Ahmad Izham Omar
Founder & Chief Explorer
Komet Productions

Kelvin Chee 
Managing Partner
Komet Productions

Jenny Jin
Director, International Distribution
Linmon Media International

Lu Zhang
Producer
Linmon Media International

Roy Lu
General Manager
Linmon Media International

Zhangyuxuan Qiao
International Distribution
Linmon Media International

Chrystel Poncet 
Founder
MaGic C

Samir Sarkar
Award-Winning Film Producer 
Magic Hour Films

Sophia Yen
Partner
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP

Gary Marenzi
Founder & CEO
Marenzi & Associates

Hyemin Hwang
Sales Manager
MBC (Munhwa Broadcasting Corp)

Rachel Ng
Assistant Lead,
Content Commissioning

Mediacorp Pte Ltd

David Teo
Founder & CEO 
Metrowealth International Group (MIG) 

Jason Teo
Business Director
Metrowealth International Group (MIG)

Jeremy Sim
Innovation Director
Mistletoe

Tan Si En
Co-Founder / Managing Director / 
Producer

Momo Film Co

Patompong Sirachairat
CEO
MONO Next

June Tan
Director (APAC) 
Events & Digital Media
Motion Picture Association International

Katarzyna Siniarska
Sales Agent & Producer
New Europe Film Sales

Sayako Aoki
Head of Scripted Formats, Global Business
Nippon TV

Yusuke Odai
Producer, Drama
Nippon TV

Jean Yeo
Creative Director 
Ochre Pictures

Tony Gunnarsson
Senior Principal Analyst,
TV, Video & Advertising

Omdia

Beverley McGarvey 
Executive Vice President, Chief Content Officer, Head of Paramount+
Paramount Australia & New Zealand (ANZ)

Marco Nobili
Executive Vice President & International General Manager 
 Paramount+ 

Unmish Parthasarathi
Founder & Executive Director 
Picture Board Partners 

Cathy Yang
First Vice President & Group Head
PLDT & Smart 
Host of Thought Leaders
Cignal TV (One News)

Jeremy Chua 
Executive Producer
 Potocol Pte. Ltd

Raul Garcia
Producer 
R&R Communications Inc

Hanna Cho
Interim Executive Director
Racial Equity Screen Office

Lavesh Samtani
Chief Operating Officer
REC Media

Roselle Monteverde
CEO
Regal Entertainment

Zainir Aminullah 
Founder
Revolution Media

Ervin Han 
CEO & Executive Producer
Robot Playground Media

Nicole Soh
Marketing Executive
Salt Media

Ed Love
Head of Business Development & Content Acquisitions
Samsung TV Plus

Whitney Kim 
Manager
SBS

Fumie Suzuki Lancaster 
Director of International Sales & Marketing
& Producer
SC Films International Ltd.

Cora Yim 
Chief Content Officer
Sixty Percent Productions Ltd

Alita Zakaria
Distribution Manager
SKOP Productions

Shamin Yusof
Producer/Director
SKOP Productions

Hyejin Park 
Manager
SLL

Haeseon Park
Head of Production 
Something Special

“Oh” Yot Kornherun
President 
Star Hunter Entertainment

Moray Coulter
Managing Director
Stern & Wild

Ron Halpern
EVP Global Production
& Talent Management 

Studiocanal

Oscar Sharp
BAFTA-Nominated British Filmmaker
Therefore Films

Takafumi Yuki
Producer
Throne Inc. 

Ari Arijitsatien
Co-CEO
True CJ Creations Co. Ltd

Michael Jung
Co-CEO
True CJ Creations
Managing Director
CJ ENM Hong Kong

Georgina Gonzalez
Director, Scripted Global Series 
Universal International Studios
NBCUniversal

Barbara Lee 
Founder
Vancouver Asian Film Festival
Racial Equity Screen Office

Naman Ramachandran
International Correspondent
Variety

Derek Wong
Head of Originals—SEA & MEA
Viu

Imillya Roslan
Director of Production
Viu Malaysia 

Vincent Del Rosario 
President & Chief Operating Officer 
Viva Communications Inc.

Jean-François Le Corre
Founder
Vivement Lundi !

Emilie Pasquet 
VP Distribution & Co Production
Wonderworld.Fun, LLC

“Yuan” Wan Thabkrajan
Founder
YYDS Entertainment

Anna Glowik
Creative Filmography

Bonnie Williams 
Pitch & Public Speaking Coach / Consultant 

Celine Kao
Producer & Writer

Juraj Krasnohorsky
Lab Consultant / Pitch Mentor

Leslie Lee
Media Practitioner & Consultant

Ross Goodwin
Creative Technologist

Stanley Hsu
Executive Producer

More speakers to be announced. Line-up subject to change.

The opinions expressed and content presented by the speakers, moderators, and judges,
are solely their own and do not represent that of the producer (ATF and RX).