David Kleeman & Emily Horgan Join TV Kids Summer Festival


David Kleeman will showcase new Dubit research about kids’ content consumption trends in conversation with independent media consultant Emily Horgan during the TV Kids Summer Festival, which you can register for here free of charge.

Kleeman is a strategist, analyst, author, speaker and connector, having led the children’s media industry in developing sustainable, child-friendly practices for more than three decades. He began this work as president of the American Center for Children and Media and is now senior VP of global trends for Dubit, a strategy/research consultancy and games studio. Horgan is an independent media consultant and former Disney exec. She has an extensive background in managing the intersection of content distribution and consumer products for household franchises, including Star Wars, Marvel, Disney Princess and Mickey Mouse.

Kleeman and Horgan join the roster of participants already announced: Warner Bros. Discovery’s Adina Pitt, Paramount’s Ramsey Naito, Hasbro Entertainment’s Olivier Dumont, Keith Chapman, Marc Brown, KiKA’s Sebastian Debertin, M6 Group’s Coralie Boitrelle-Laigle, RTÉ’s Suzanne Kelly, Sandbox Group’s Ellen Solberg, Nina Hahn, Disney Branded Television’s Alyssa Sapire and pocket.watch’s Albie Hecht.

The fourth edition of the TV Kids Summer Festival is scheduled for June 4 to 7, 2024, featuring keynotes and panels with leading executives and creatives discussing the major trends in the children’s programming business. It will be streamed live and available on-demand on TVKidsSummerFestival.com. Unlike other events requiring hefty registration fees, attendance to the TV Kids Summer Festival is FREE. The third festival attracted more than 1,700 registered participants and hundreds of additional viewers watching the sessions on demand.

You can register for the TV Kids Summer Festival here, free of charge. ONLY those registered will receive access to our Exclusive White Paper, featuring key intel from the event in a compact, easy-to-digest format.

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