Chief Creative Officer of BBC Vision Productions to speak at GTC Awards
The GTC Awards 2010 team is delighted that Chief Creative Officer of BBC Vision Productions, Patrick Younge, has agreed to speak at the GTC Awards evening tomorrow night at the BFI Southbank. Patrick, who is responsible for the in-house programme-making teams that have created some of the BBC's best known hit shows such as Strictly Come Dancing, Top Gear, Antiques Roadshow, EastEnders, Dragons' Den, Watchdog, Nature's Great Events and The One Show, will talk about the direction and focus of future BBC TV productions.
This exciting news provides the final element in a day that is packed with interest. The main highlight of the day will be the Awards presentation itself (now fully booked). This celebratory evening will kick off with a drinks reception for all attendees, before moving into NFT3 for an introduction from GTC President Dick Hibberd, a lighthearted spot from TV presenter Nick Knowles as well as the address by Patrick Younge, before GTC Awards 2010 for camerawork are presented to this year's worthy winners.
If you haven't yet registered for the afternoon events (more details at GTC Awards with Free Seminars), there are still spaces for the two free seminars on the topical issues of ‘How to Get More Work' and 3D TV.
During the afternoon you will also be able to visit the sponsors' trade show with exhibits from:
Other attractions in the afternoon include:
- The long-awaited ARRI Alexa will be on the premises - visit the ARRI stand to see this brand new camera format.
- Owen Roberts will be demonstrating Steadicam Pilot for lightweight cameras throughout the afternoon and cameramen will be able to try out the rig for themselves.
- The GTC is delighted to be able to mark the centenary of long-term sponsor company Vinten with a special display commemorating 100 fantastic years of support for cameras and cameramen.
Register for the afternoon events now at:
or on the day at the BFI Southbank.
We are very grateful to the following companies for choosing to be associated with the GTC Awards by generously sponsoring the event: