Edinburgh International TV Festival 2017

The Edinburgh International Television Festival brought to you by YouTube and BT returns to the city from the 23 to 25 August 2017 and draws around 2000 delegates from major networks and production companies worldwide.

Starts: 23 August Ends: 25 August

  • Location
    EICC, EH3 8EE
  • Overview

    Look forward to an event that aims to bring together all parts of the television and digital world to explore the creativity, diversity and inspirational talent in the media field, as well as to debate the major issues facing the industry today.

    The Edinburgh International Television Festival's 2017 Programme will include:

    • 2017 MacTaggart Lecture
    • Key notes and interviews with Nick Bell (Snapchat), Tim Hincks (Expectation), Stephen Lambert (Studio Lambert) and Russel Brand.
    • Controller sessions with Patrick Holland (BBC 2), Charlotte More (BBC), Ben Frow (Channel 5) and many more.
    • Exploring issues and debates with titles such as Fake News, Edinburgh Does…Judge Rinder and Question Time and Leaders’ Debate.  
    • Entertainment options include Edinburgh Does…Blue Peter and Move Over Drama Entertainment is Back.
    • Masterclasses include Satire! What is it good for?, Don't Panic: A Survivor's Guide, Have We Already Hit Peak Podcast and BT Sport's Digital Masterclass with Rio Ferdinand.

    Find more information on the festival and the programme on the Edinburgh International Television Festival’s website.


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