Q: How do I attend?
A: The Greenlight Summit is available anywhere there is internet and you have a pc, mac or laptop.
Q: Is there an early registration discount?
A: Yes. Register now and receive $300 off! Early registration is just $299. After March 15 it goes up to $399, after April 15 it goes up to $499 and after May 15 it goes up to $599! Take advantage of this while you can.
Q: How do I sign up?
A: You can register through paypal at infoATgreenlightsummit.com and you will receive your registration details and full general admission access.
Q: Who is it for?
A: The Greenlight Summit is for artists, designers, creatives, and those who are working in, or wish to create for, the arts and entertainment industries.
Q: What industries does the Greenlight Summit cover?
A: Games, film, toys, web, social, mobile, comics, interactive, apps, and new media fields. This spectrum is called Transmedia.
Q: Can I pitch my entertainment business, product, or intellectual property ideas?
A: If you are creating intellectual property for entertainment, greenlight pitch sessions are open for submission. Watch for more details once the website launches this week!
Q: I am a student, or professional seeking work, can I have my portfolio reviewed for jobs?
A: Yes. There will be a host of companies seeking employees and talented job seekers.
Q: How many speakers, presenters and reviewers will be attending?
A: 100. Check out this thread for more info! http://conceptart.org/forums/showthread.php?t=236862
Q: What companies will be represented?
A: Capcom, Konami, Brilliant Colors, Oddworld, Osiris, Sony, Microsoft, THQ, Obsidian Entertainment, PopCap Games, Dreamworks, and many more!
Q: Will the event be broadcast live?
A: Yes the event is live. You can join in for talks, keynotes, online meetings, questions and answers, portfolio reviews, pitch sessions, master classes and more!
Q: What kind of internet connection do I need?
A: Wifi will do just fine, but we have even tested it tethered to a good 3G connection and it works that way too. Broadband provides the best results.
Q: Can I speak with professionals directly?
A: Yes, as long as you have a mic and headset.
Q: Can I have private meetings and network?
Q: When is the event?
A: May 21-27 2011
Q: If I miss a talk or session, what then?
A: You can catch all the talks, sessions, keynotes etc...all On Demand, at your convenience.
Q: Will other companies be attending?
A: We hope for upwards of 100 companies to have attendees there, as well as the speakers, reviewers and more being announced...just as with any of the conceptart.org workshops previously.
Q: How much does it cost?
A: We are finalizing the early registration discounts this week and will announce shortly.
Q: Why should I attend?
A: Because you wish to better your skills, your careers, your abilities to create opportunity, and you wish to connect with the industry directly to see positive results in your life and/or your team. The Greenlight Summit provides "the information we wish we got in art school, or got in college", and provides professionals and students with the latest information on content creation, building worlds, marketing ourselves, technology, design, film, games, interactive, mobile and new media categories...and a whole lot more.
Q: Is it an industry only event?
A: We expect most attendees to be from within the industry, as has been the case with our previous CA Workshops. However, the talks and all aspects of the program, save for the pitch sessions, are of quality that can be appreciated by talent of all levels.
Q: How do I reach the event staff if I have any questions?
A: Easy. infoATgreenlightsummit.com
More to come!