The two day forum will take place in Grand Bornand, outside Annecy.

The 2nd edition of French animation industry event Forum Blanc is due to run from January 12 -14 2011.

Head of broadcast and development at Aardman Animations Miles Bullough and Canadian producer Sylvain Viau will be amongst the speakers at the animation forum, which takes place just outside Annecy. It is run by CITA, the company behind the Annecy Film Festival.

Also attending will be Julien Borde, head of children and youth programming at France Télévisions, Jo Twist, commissioning editor at Channel 4 and  Orion Ross, vice president of development for original series at Disney.

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