2021 Speakers

Industry Experts and Animation Rock Stars from across the globe will be at KingstOOn to share their wisdom and expertise with you. Conference sessions are aimed at advancing your knowledge and experience to the next level.

Adam Woodgate

Snr Vice President, Media Insights, Dubit Limited

Adrian Lopez

CEO, Liquid Light Digital/JAMROCK Animation

Aimee Norman

B2B Communications Consultant, DDA Group

Alessandro Traverso

Managing Partner, Radycle

Audrey V. Sewell , CD, JP

Permanent Secretary, Office of The Prime Minister

Camille Eden

Vice President, Recruiting & Talent Development, Nickelodeon

Camille Selvon-Abrahams

Founding Director of Animae Caribe & Programme Coordinator at University of T & T

Carl Reed

President of Lion Forge Animation

Claire Grant

General Manager, TVJ

Corretta Singer

3D Modeler & Character Artist

D’Oyen Williams

Animation Industry Consultant, World Bank

David Kleeman

Senior VP, Global Trends, Dubit Limited

David Stewart II

Co-Founder of Lion Forge Animation

Edu Martin

Computer Graphics Supervisor

Everett Downing

Co-Director, Hair Love

Florian Wagner

Supervising Director, MainFrame Studios

Floyd Norman

Legendary Disney Animator

Janet Balmorth

B2B Communications Consultant, DDA Group

Jay Francis

Vice President, Current Series, Diversity and Inclusion, Walt Disney Animation Studios

Josh Selig

CEO, China Bridge Content

Keith Knight

Gentleman Cartoonist & Creator of Woke (HULU)

Kenia Mattis

Co-Founder & CEO ListenMi Caribbean

Kimala Bennett

Managing Director, The LAB

Kimberly Wright

Film Producer, Sesame Workshop

Melanie Goolsby

Original Animation Indie Series, Netflix

Michael Look Tong

Director, Entertainment Networks & Media Operations, FLOW

Mikie Bennett

Music Producer & CEO, Grafton Studios

Mounia Aram

President & Founder of Mounia Aram Company

Olivier Lelardoux

Senior VP of Animation and Associate Producer, CYBER GROUP STUDIOS

Ozan Sevimli

World Bank Resident Representative, Guyana and Jamaica.

Patrick Meikle

Illustrator, Animator & Character Designer

Pearl Low

Storyboard Artist, Cartoon Network

Pilar Newton

President & CEO PilarToons

Renee Robinson

Film Commissioner of Jamaica, JAMPRO

Rick Farmiloe

Award Winning Disney Animator

Sheraine Peart

President of JANN

Simon Banks

Video Strategist & Content Producer

Sonya Hassan-Carey

Founder, The Animation Lounge

Storm Saulter

Jamaican Filmmaker

Tahseen Sayed

World Bank Country Director for Caribbean Countries

Tashara Lee Johnson

Chief Operations Officer, The LAB

Tatianna Kober

President, Bejuba! Entertainment

Taylor K. Shaw

Founder & CEO BWA Studios

The Most Honourable Andrew Holness, ON, MP

Prime Minister of Jamaica


KingstOOn will build on the successes of 2013 and 2016 and again host the biennial display of
Afro-descendant culture through storytelling and animated media.

Official 2021 Partners and Sponsors

Thanks for Making This Event Possible!



Industry Partners