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Coming Up: TV Kids Summer Festival

The speaker line-up for the 2023 TV Kids Summer Festival is out and we are delighted to share that 9 Story’s SVP of Franchise Strategy and Marketing Katrina Hitz-Tough will be participating in the Brands Promise panel on Thursday, June 8, 3 p.m. EST. Katrina along with Epic Story’s President & CEO Ken Faier, Aardman’s Commercial Director Rob Goodchild, and Cookbook Media’s Co-founder Rob Bencal, will be coming together for an insightful discussion focusing on the keys to brand building and strengthening IP on screens and at retail.

Taking place June 6 to 9, the TV Kids Summer Festival will feature keynotes and panels with leading executives and creatives discussing the major trends in the children’s programming business. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on

Other notable speakers who will be included in this year’s event are Disney’s Ayo Davis, M6 Group’s Maud Branly, BBC Studios’ Cecilia Persson, Builder Brothers Dream Factory’s Drew and Jonathan Scott, media cartographer Evan Shapiro, Superprod’s Clément Calvet, Mediawan’s Julien Borde, Dandelooo’s Emmanuèle Pétry-Sirvin, HARI’s Sophie “Kido” Prigent, Moonbug’s Nicolas Eglau and Andy Yeatman, Cyber Group Studios’ Raphaëlle Mathieu, Sinking Ship Entertainment’s Matt Bishop, Toon2Tango’s Ulli Stoef, Banijay Kids & Family’s Delphine Dumont, ZDF Studios’ Katharina Pietzsch, Mondo TV’s Luana Perrero, Kidoodle.TV’s Brenda Bisner, HappyKids’ David Di Lorenzo, Canela Kids’ Maggie Salas-Amaro and Playground’s Daniel Nordberg.

Register now for the 2023 TV Kids Summer Festival here, free of charge.