Discussion around producing animation content that can travel or be adapted locally, buying and selling animation content into other regions/countries as well as the current state of the animation industry in each panelists’ country, challenges they are facing and any development to be shared with audience.

Moderator:  Ahmed Abdelhamid, Head of Programming & Acquisitions, Majid Kids (UAE)


  • Adam Khwaja, Creative Director for Cartoon Network Studios Arabia, Turner
  • Anil Wanvari, CEO, Animation Xpress (India)
  • Broadcasting (UAE)
  • Nick Wilson, Founder, Africa Animation Network (South Africa)
  • Gaurav Malhotra, CEO, Artha Animation (India)
  • Fayez Weiss Al-Sabbagh, President, Spacetoon Kids TV (UAE)
  • Ramy El Gabry, CEO, Divine Touch (Egypt)