Festival Director, Animex
Speaking at Animex Talk
Chris Williams is the founder and Director of the Animex International Festival of Animation and Computer Games.
A former animator, modeller and designer in the games industry, Chris began his career at Teesside University in 1996. As an academic, Chris has been involved in the development of numerous courses at undergraduate and postgraduate level, and in 2005 led the team that gained Skillset Accreditation for the University's BA (Hons) Computer Animation course.
Chris has been a consultant at several universities in the UK and USA and is an external examiner at Bournemouth University and the University of the West of Scotland.
He has also delivered presentations and talks during conferences and visits to events in the UK, USA, China, Malaysia, Ireland and Japan, and is a regular contributor to various magazines.