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2007 Schedule of Events

Sunday, June 10

09:00-15:30

NSI Pitch Your Television Project 360

16:00-17:00

Rookies in the Rockies

18:00-19:30

CBC/Radio-Canada Opening Reception

Monday, June 11

07:30-07:55

Rookies in the Rockies

07:45-08:45

CRTC Breakfast

07:45-08:45

Continental Breakfast

08:00-09:00

Take a Decision Maker to Breakfast

09:00-10:00

CBC/Radio-Canada Opening Keynote Address - Dawn Airey, Managing Director of Channels and Services, British Sky Broadcasting

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

10:00-11:00

Face-to-Face

10:00-16:00

Heenan Blaikie's 20 Minutes with an Entertainment Lawyer

10:30-11:30

Panel - Brave New World : Television Is Revolutionized

10:30-11:30

Panel - Power of the Television Critic

11:30-13:00

Alberta Film Annual Awards Lunch

12:00-13:00

Take a Decision Maker to Lunch

13:15-14:15

The Bell Broadcast and New Media Fund iPitch

13:15-14:15

Panel - It's (Not) Easy Being Green - Environmental Responsibility in the Media

13:15-14:15

Master Class : Greg Daniels, Executive Producer "The Office" interviewed by Gillian Flynn, Columnist, Entertainment Weekly

13:15-14:15

C21 Broadcasting Briefing

14:15-14:30

Networking Break

14:30-15:30

Panel- International Broadcast Leaders Talk Trends

14:30-15:30

Panel - Audience Wrangling: How Are You Managing Your TV Audience?

14:30-15:30

Appointment TV with Jon Plowman, Head of Comedy, BBC

15:30-14:30

Face-to-Face

15:30-16:00

Coffee Break

15:30-16:30

Interactive Exchange Session: Meet the New Media Producers

16:00-17:00

Take a Decision Maker to Cocktails

16:00-17:00

C21 Broadcaster Briefing

16:00-17:00

Master Class : Rob Thomas, Creator and Executive Producer "Veronica Mars" interviewed by Gillian Flynn, Columnist, Entertainment Weekly

17:00-17:30

Alberta Nominees' Toast Reception

18:00-19:00

Global Television Present the Banff World Television Awards Show

19:00-23:00

A&E Banff World Television Awards Gala

Tuesday, June 12

07:30-07:55

Rookies in the Rockies

07:30-08:45

CTF Breakfast

07:45-08:45

Continental Breakfast

08:00-09:00

Take a Decision Maker to Breakfast

09:00-10:00

Panel - From "lonelygirl15" to "Bridezilla": The Role of User Generated Content

09:00-10:00

Appointment TV with Wayne Garvie, Director of Content and Production, BBC Worldwide

09:00-10:00

C21 Broadcaster Briefing

09:00-10:00

Master Class : Jenji Kohan, Creator and Executive Producer, "Weeds" interviewed by Scott Feschuk

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

10:00-11:00

Face-to-Face

10:30-11:30

Panel - Brought to you Buy: Funding Your TV Project Through Advertisers

10:30-11:30

Appointment TV with Paul Jackson, Director of Entertainment and Comedy, ITV

12:00-13:00

Take a Decision Maker to Lunch

13:15-14:15

Panel -The Greatest Form of Flattery : Adapting Formats for the International Market

13:15-14:15

C21 Broadcaster Briefing

13:15-14:15

In Conversation with: Susanne Daniels, President, Entertainment, Lifetime Entertainment Services - Moderated by Bill Carter, Jounalist, New York Times

14:15-14:30

Networking Break

14:30-15:30

Pitch It! UKTV Style Lifestyle Pitch

14:30-15:30

Panel - Docs Fight Back

14:30-15:30

Appointment TV with Jeff Wachtel, EVP Original Programming, NBC Universal

15:30-16:00

Coffee Break

16:00-17:00

Master Class : Antony Thomas, Director of internationally acclaimed documentaries “Twins; The Divided Self”, “Man and Animal”, “Death of a Princess”, and “The Tank Man”

16:00-17:00

C21 Broadcaster Briefings

16:00-17:00

Face-to-Face

16:00-17:00

In Conversation with Ben Silverman, Executive Producer "The Office" and "Ugly Betty", Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Reveille - Interviewed by Bill Carter, Journalist New York Times

16:30-17:30

Take a Decision Maker tor Cocktails

17:00-18:30

Banff Networking Cocktail

Wednesday, June 13

07:45-08:45

Continental Breakfast

08:00-09:00

Take a Decision Maker to Breakfast

09:00-10:00

CTV Canadian Documart

09:00-10:00

Panel: Doing Business in China

09:00-10:00

Master Class: Mike Clatttenburg, Creator/Director & Head Writer "Trailer Park Boys" interviewed by John Doyle, Columnist, The Globe & Mail

09:00-10:00

Appointment TV with Kevin Tierney, Producer, "Bon Cop, Bad Cop"

10:00-10:30

Coffee Break

10:30-11:30

In Conversation with Kevin MacLellan, President, International, Comcast Entertainment Group

10:30-11:30

Pitch It! The Comedy Network Comedy Pitch

10:30-11:30

Panel - Kids Programming

10:30-11:30

Appointment TV with David Lyle, Chief Operating Officer/General Manager, Fox Reality Channel

11:30-12:30

Face-to-Face

11:30-13:00

Canadian Film and Television Production Association Lunch (Purchase Tickets)

12:00-13:00

Take a Decision Maker to Lunch

13:00-14:00

Panel - Grown Locally, Sold Internationally

13:00-14:00

In Conversation with Michael Carrington, Cbeebies, Creative Director BBC Childrens

13:00-14:00

C21 Broadcaster Briefing

14:00-14:15

Networking Break

14:15-15:15

Master Class : Carol Mendelsohn, Executive Producer "CSI: Miami" interviewed by Scott Feschuk

14:15-15:15

Pitch it! - The N Youth Drama Pitch

14:15-15:15

C21 Broadcaster Briefing

15:30-16:30

Panel - Town Hall Part 2 : Revisiting the Green Paper on the Future of Television in Canada

16:30-17:15

Closing Keynote Address : TBA Soon

17:15-17:30

Announcement of Prize Winners

18:00-20:00

Closing Party - It's a Wrap!

* Note: we reserve the right to change this schedule at any time.

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