Theinaugural international symposium on animation and visual effects AnimfxNZ isset to take place In Wellington, New Zealand, from Nov 4-5.

Presidentof Warner Bros' feature animation division Sander Schwartz and Over TheHedge director Tim Johnson will give thekeynote addresses at the event, which includes panel events and networking sessions.

'Wewere thrilled to be invited by Positively Wellington Business to play a role inthis exciting event,' Eric Roth, executive director of symposium partnerthe Visual Effects Society, said. 'This will be an opportunity for LosAngeles and the rest of the world to see first hand all the cool things thatNew Zealand is up to.'

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