26 - 29 May 2012, The Arts House

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Tuesday 29th May 2012
Asian Children's Writers and Illustrators Conference Day 2 + Asian Children's Media Summit

Chamber Play Den Gallery Living Room Screening Room VIP Room
9:30am - 10:15am Welcome followed by Keynote: Writing Content Across Platforms — New Opportunities for Asian Writers by Thomas Lim

10:15am - 11:15am MS Plenary: Media for Learning by Brian Lee
Joanne Teoh
Poh Yeang Cherng

10:15am - 11:15am ACWIC Session: Apps for Toddlers by Christopher Cheng

10:15am - 11:15am ACWIC Session: Slick Tricks and Corner Kicks by Raewyn Caisley
Trevor Kew

10:15am - 11:15am ACWIC Session: Taking a Line for a Walk by Isabel Roxas
James Foley

Morning Break
11:45am - 12:45pm MS Session: Growing Up Mobile Despite Dystonia by Jacqueline Woo
Joanne Teoh

11:45am - 12:45pm ACWIC Session: First Pages — Writing Critique by Alvina Ling
Sarah Odedina
Sohini Mitra
Vatsala Kaul-Banarjee

11:45am - 12:45pm ACWIC Session: Light Touch, Gritty Themes: Dealing with Big Issues in Books for Kids and Young Adults by Dianne Wolfer
Julia Lawrinson
Norman Jorgensen

11:45am - 12:45pm MS Session: From an Idea to the Red Carpet: My Journey to Hollywood by Mohd Yahssir
Ramesh Muthusamy

12.30pm – 2.00pm
2:15pm - 2:45pm Keynote 3: Across Borders: Picture Books for All by Suzy Lee

2:45pm - 3:45pm MS Session: Social Media as a Teaching and Learning Tool by Ang Sin Sing
Brian Lee

2:45pm - 3:45pm MS Session: SKOOB for Content Creators by Nelson Wee

2:45pm - 3:45pm ACWIC Session: Illustrating Books for Older Children by Naomi Kojima

2:45pm - 3:45pm ACWIC Session: The Use of Myth and Magic, History and Heritage in Writing for Children by Anu Kumar
Candy Gourlay

Afternoon Break
4:15pm - 5:15pm MS Session: Digital Marketing — Exploring Multiple Revenue Streams by Aaron Chua
Adeline Foo
Daryl Ho

5:15pm - 6:15pm MS Session: Rights & Content Development: Panel Discussion by Cecilia de la Campa
Frank Rittman
Mike Ellis
Pietro Ventani
Sarah Odedina

4:15pm - 6:15pm MS Session: Your Unique Story Across Different Media by Margaret Kerrison

4:15pm - 5:15pm ACWIC Session: Writing for the Muslim Community by Rukhsana Khan

5:15pm - 6:15pm ACWIC Session: All Abuzz About Awards: What Makes An Award Winning Book? by Ken Spillman
Margarita Engle
Nancy Johnson
Nury Vittachi

4:15pm - 5:15pm ACWIC Session: Roundtable Discussion: The Future of Story by Jean-Marc Gaulthier
Tan Siok Siok
Yvone Foong

5:15pm - 6:15pm MS Session: Reaching Out to a Digital Generation by Ethel Tan
Jenny Kong
Melvin Kee