Animex speakers

Animex speakers and contributors are added to this page as they are confirmed.

Georg Backer

A Brave Plan Ltd

Andy Bastable

Principal Gameplay Engineer , Rare Ltd

James Burr

Previsualisation Artist , The Third Floor

Mike Chapman

Lead 3D artist , Mill London

Frazer Churchill

Visual Effects Supervisor , Double Negative

Rex Crowle

Creative Director , Media Molecule

Mark Davies

Game Designer , Naughty Dog

David Fleet

Joint Deputy Head of 3D , Mill London

Adi Granov

Illustrator and Concept Designer , Marvel

Jemma Harris

Production Director , 22Cans

Graham Henderson CBE DL

Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive , Teesside University

Ed Hooks

Acting Instructor and Author

Max Howard

Max Howard Consulting Group

Ashraf Ismail

Game Director , Ubisoft Montreal

Gabrielle Kent

Festival Director

Thomas Knight

Talent co-ordinator , Mill London

Victoria Long

Recruiter , Double Negative

Dan Lund

Effects Animator , Walt Disney Animation Studios

Barry Meade

Commercial Director and Co-Founder , FireproofGames

Ben Owen

Recruiter , MPC

Shelley Page

Head of International Outreach , DreamWorks Animation

Rhianna Pratchett

Scriptwriter and story designer

Anna Russell

Recruitment & Talent Development Manager , Framestore

Liam Russell

VFX Animator , Framestore

Satish Shewhorak

Senior Lecturer , Teesside University

Tom Siddell

Writer and artist

Gail Simone

Dynamite, Marvel and DC Comics

Stuart Sumida

Professor of Biology , California State University San Bernardino

James Swallow


Samantha Trinder

Artist Manager , The Third Floor

Austin Wintory


Chris Wyatt

Animex Screen

Karla Zimonja

The Fullbright Company

Jim Zubkavich

Freelance Writer/Animation Instructor

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