April 20, 2024 3:32 am
Channing Dungey from Warner Bros. to be Featured Speaker at Banff World Media Festival

Warner Bros. Television Group chairman/CEO Channing Dungey is set to return to the Banff World Media Festival as one of its keynote speakers. The festival, taking place from June 9 to June 12, 2024, at the Fairmont Banff Springs Hotel in Banff, Alberta, Canada, will feature a diverse lineup of industry experts and leaders.

Dungey’s influence spans scripted, unscripted, and animated series for streaming platforms, cable, and broadcast networks as part of Warner Bros. TV Group. His expertise and insights will shape the future of the entertainment industry. Executive director of Banff, Jenn Kuzmyk expressed her delight in welcoming Dungey back as a keynote speaker.

The festival will feature behind-the-scenes master classes, over 1,200 networking opportunities, and more than 25,000 industry-related meetings. The new segment called “Soundtrack” focusing on music on screen is set to be introduced along with topics such as international financing, co-production, technology, AI, and social media. Additionally, the event will still host its Rockie Awards International Program Competition and Rockies Gala.

Fox Entertainment CEO Rob Wade will also be joining the lineup as a summit series keynote speaker. Past Summit Series keynote speakers have included industry figures like Jeffrey Katzenberg

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