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MATTHEW DEANER

SCREEN PRODUCERS AUSTRALIA

Matthew Deaner is SPA’s Chief Executive Officer. Matthew sits across all aspects of Screen Producers Australia’s advocacy work, industrial negotiations, events and operational issues. He also works closely with the Council to set the strategic direction of the organisation as well as identify and execute new business development opportunities.

MATTHEW DEANER

CEO

EXCLUSIVE: ABC UPDATE

Meeting Rooms 12 & 13

Fresh from the national broadcaster’s 2019 content launch and in an exclusive delegate-only event, the ABC’s Acting MD, David Anderson will discuss the ABC’s commitment to telling important, diverse and stimulating Australian stories, it’s contribution to the local production sector and outline the ABC’s content direction for the year ahead. *Note: This is an In Conversation session only. Registered media […]

In Conversation
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FIRESIDE CHAT WITH NETFLIX DIRECTOR OF CONTENT ACQUISITIONS LAUREN SMITH AND SPA CEO MATTHEW DEANER

Conference Hall 1, Level 2

This session will also be streamed live into Conference Halls 2 & 3. As the global streaming giant continues to build out its original content slate across the world, Lauren Smith is responsible for acquiring content from independent studios and producers. She’s been responsible for bringing Netflix acquisitions such as Safe, Travelers, Trailer Park Boys, […]

Plenary
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DELOITTE: SCREEN PRODUCTION IN AUSTRALIA REPORT – ANALYSIS BY THE INDUSTRY

Conference Hall 2, Level 2

Leaders from across the screen industry discuss and debate the significant issues raised in Screen Producers Australia’s, Deloitte commissioned, inaugural census into the health of the Australian screen sector. MODERATOR/PRODUCER Matthew Deaner, CEO, Screen Producers Australia

Plenary
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