The annual FMX Conference on Animation, Effects, Games and Transmedia is currently underway. The conference runs from April 23-26, 2013 in Stuttgart, Germany.
According to the official press release, this year’s conference slogan is “lean, smart and agile.” The conference “focuses on the ongoing paradigm shift in the animation, effects, games and transmedia industries” and “zeroes in on how smart technologies, adaptive approaches and flexible strategies are shaping the business, allowing for integrated storytelling, affordable workflows, accessible budgets, independent initiatives, new players and global success.”
The conference includes presentations, workshops and master classes from industry experts in animation, gaming, visual effects, film and TV production, technology, and research and development. Organizations represented include Pixar Animation Studios, DreamWorks Animation, Autodesk, Microsoft, Ubisoft, Adobe, Weta Digital, and Walt Disney Animation Studios, among others.
More information, including daily video summaries of the conference proceedings, is available on the FMX website. Make sure also to check out their Facebook page and Twitter feed (@FMX_Conference, #fmx2013).