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49th Annual 2019 Entertainment Industry Conference
49TH ANNUAL 2019 ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
June 25-25, 2019
The 49th annual Entertainment Industry Conference continues to provide CPAs, business managers, attorneys, CFOs and controllers with insights and practical advice for handling entertainment business issues. Learn about critical legislative and regulatory developments, as well get up to speed on othe...

Digital Entertainment Asia Forum
DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT ASIA FORUM
June 24-25, 2019
The outlets and opportunities to bring entertainment to the world have never been wider or more vibrant. You're the people who bring music, film, great TV, immersive games and amazing events to people all over Asia, and this is your conclave. Monetising content, the attention economy, the boom i...

F4N Pty Ltd


F4N Pty Ltd is a new age publisher that is developing the digital sports engagement platform F4N (pronounced fan).F4N enables users to engage with all of their favourite sports, teams, and heroes, as well as with fellow fans on a singular digital platform, anywhere, anytime. The product, which is presently in development, has a range of second-screen and OTT features to create immersive experiences for fans, enhancing their sports entertainment and engagement experiences.

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EVENTS

49th Annual 2019 Entertainment Industry Conference
49TH ANNUAL 2019 ENTERTAINMENT INDUSTRY CONFERENCE
June 25-25, 2019
The 49th annual Entertainment Industry Conference continues to provide CPAs, business managers, attorneys, CFOs and controllers with insights and practical advice for handling entertainment business issues. Learn about critical legislative and regulatory developments, as well get up to speed on othe...

Digital Entertainment Asia Forum
DIGITAL ENTERTAINMENT ASIA FORUM
June 24-25, 2019
The outlets and opportunities to bring entertainment to the world have never been wider or more vibrant. You're the people who bring music, film, great TV, immersive games and amazing events to people all over Asia, and this is your conclave. Monetising content, the attention economy, the boom i...