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Toronto Animation Industry Conference

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Where: Toronto Reference Library & Online

When: November 2-4, 2023

Previous Events:

Toronto Animation / VFX Job Fair


Lindsey Weeks

Human Resources & Studio Coordinator, Pipeline Studios

Lindsey is a core member of Pipeline Studios' People & Recruitment team and channels her extraordinary passion for people in everything she does. In her 5 years at Pipeline, she has successfully led countless initiatives to enhance studio culture and engagement, while remaining at the forefront of the studio's talent acquisition and co-operative education programs. 

4:45PM - 5:45PM


Mind the Gap: Navigating the Industry After Graduation presented by Sheridan College and Pipeline Studios

Recent animation grads, it's been a long trip just to get here, and you've finally arrived at your destination - the animation industry. But even after 3 to 4 years of studying and honing your craft, making the transition from classroom to studio can feel daunting. You're not alone! Many have taken the same steps and felt the same mixture of excitement and apprehension you're feeling now.

Theresa Scandiffio is joined by Kevin Micallef, Lindsey Weeks, and Natali Topalovska, who will be sharing their own early career experiences and touch upon the unique challenges facing grads today.

With Kevin Micallef Creative Director of Development, Nelvana Lindsey Weeks Human Resources & Studio Coordinator, Pipeline Studios Natali Topalovska Production Workflow Manager, Brown Bag Films

Moderator: Theresa Scandiffio Associate Dean, Animation and Game Design, Sheridan College


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