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JENNY BUCKLAND

ACTF - AU

CEO, AUSTRALIAN CHILDREN’S TELEVISION FOUNDATION

Jenny Buckland is the CEO of the Australian Children’s Television Foundation.  She has played a key role in positioning the ACTF as a national children’s media and policy hub, and growing the business to become one of the most successful international marketers of children’s television programs.  It was Jenny who originally floated the proposal for an Australian children’s digital television channel, which culminated in the establishment of ABC3 in 2009.  Formerly the General Manager and Marketing Manager of the ACTF, Jenny has extensive experience in television distribution, business, financial and legal affairs.

JENNY BUCKLAND

CEO, ACTF - AU

CHILDREN’S OF THE FUTURE

Meeting Room 11, Level 1

For more than three decades Australia has supported a children’s television production sector with a global reputation for excellence, via a system of regulation, subsidy and public broadcaster support.  But the effectiveness of this support system is now looking antiquated and shaky in a world where free-to-air advertising supported television is struggling to compete with […]

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