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Baby Giant Hollyberg


Baby Giant Hollyberg is an American/ German innovative content studio focused on the production of high caliber computer-generated entertainment for worldwide audiences. Baby Giant specializes in the creation of healthy, sustainable IPs with exploitation potential in all media forms. The core foundation of all of Baby Giant’s animated projects is that they are unique and distinct ideas and stories set in fantastic imaginary worlds. The studio was founded in 2016 by the US/ Canadian-filmmaker Jimmy Hayward, the US producer Christopher DiGiovanni and the German producers Daniel von Braun and Heiko Nemmert.



The CAIA Association is a global professional credentialing body dedicated to creating greater alignment, transparency, and knowledge for all investors, with a specific emphasis on alternative investments. A Member-driven organization representing professionals in more than 95 countries, CAIA Association advocates for the highest ethical standards. The organization provides unbiased insight on a broad range of investment strategies and industry issues, key among them being efforts to bring greater diversification to portfolio construction decisions to achieve better long-term investor outcomes. To learn more about the CAIA Association and how to become part of the organization’s mission, please visit https://caia.org/.



Founded in 2008, DoKomi grew into one of the key pillars of the German Anime & Japan pop culture fan community. With a focus on innovation DoKomi offers a platform for the diverse variety of related subcultures, such as cosplay, manga illustration artists, anime enthusiasts and many more. What started in a school in Düsseldorf, has since long migrated into the tradefair Düsseldorf and occupies several halls and the whole Congress Center there. Pre pandemic DoKomi attracted up to 55.000 visitors over two days, 750 artist booths and 150 commercial exhibitors.



As the leading center for business thought leadership in media, entertainment & sports, the Center for Management of Enterprise in Media, Entertainment & Sports (MEMES) provides the academic foundation and relevant industry perspectives to manage and thrive in the constantly evolving media business.


State of Georgia-Office of Development

The Georgia Department of Economic Development (GDEcD) is the state's sales and marketing arm, the lead agency for attracting new business investment, encouraging the expansion of existing industry and small businesses, aligning workforce education and training with in-demand jobs, locating new markets for Georgia products, attracting tourists to Georgia, and promoting the state as a destination for arts and location for film, music and digital entertainment projects.

There’s a reason why the entertainment industry in Georgia is attracting a record number of productions. In Georgia, you’ll find one of the most competitive tax incentive programs in the country, along with a broad network of production and recording facilities, a large and skilled workforce including actors, the latest production equipment and suppliers, gaming and interactive media developers, and technology and support services. The state of Georgia is also pioneering digital animation and motion graphics with its strong talent pool and ecosystem of world-renowned companies.  Headquartered in Georgia since 1970, Turner Broadcasting is a cornerstone of the cable television industry, and continues to pave the way for original content, particularly in animated and live-action entertainment through Adult Swim, Boomerang and Cartoon Network programming. Adult Swim produces a variety of popular shows in Georgia, including Aquateen and Squidbillies. Georgia is also home to Floyd County Productions (FCP), a multiple Emmy® award-winning animation studio and team behind of the wildly popular original action-spy comedy, Archer. FCP is a full-service animation studio has grown from a crew of 8 artists into a family of nearly 200 amazing creatives.



Toonz Media Group is a 360-degree media powerhouse with over two decades of
unparalleled experience and one of Asia’s most active animation production studios (over
10,000 minutes of 2D and CGI kids and family content per year). Having worked with the
world’s leading entertainment studios, channels and networks including Marvel,
Nickelodeon, Turner, Disney, Netflix, Dreamworks, Lionsgate, 20th Century Fox, Paramount,
Sony, Universal, BBC, Amazon, Google, Hulu, HBO, CMG and Exodus Film Group, Toonz has
to its credit several animation and live action series, as well as feature films. Toonz has
produced some of the most highly-rated international shows such as Wolverine and The Xmen with Marvel, Speedracer Next Generation with Lionsgate, Mostly Ghostly with
Universal, Playmobil with Sony, Dragonlance with Paramount Pictures, Freefonix with BBC,
Gummybear and Friends and Fruit Ninja with Google and many more. Currently under
production at Toonz is Paddypaws in partnership with celebrated creator Keith Chapman, JG
& the BC Kids with renowned American actress Janet Hubert, Sunnyside Billy conceptualized
by the legendary Olivier Jean-Marie and Pierre the Pigeon Hawk featuring a star voice-cast
of Whoopi Goldberg, Will.i.am, Jennifer Hudson and Snoop Dogg. Toonz has also ventured
into the NFT space by launching a first-of-its-kind NFT design lab – Toonz NFTLabs – in
association with blockchain R&D company GuradianLink.

Toonz Media Group is a part of the multi-billion-dollar Comcraft Group based out of Geneva,
Switzerland. www.toonz.co

Truffel Time


TRUFFLE TIME conceptualizes targeted Thought Leadership engagements. Our focus is engagement between and amongst our guests. TRUFFLE EVENTS are designed to be intellectual jousting matches about complex topics! Our goals are to: Spark Interest, Educate and Inspire to Act! Take a moment to review our offering. The Truffle team looks forward to meeting you.