On 30 th of September and 1 st of October there will be online professional appointments and physical professional appointments. It will be a 15-minute private meeting with agents, art directors and national and international publishers.
How it works:
Illustrators who have purchased their tickets both online and physically will be able to choose for an appointment by selecting the speakers they are most interested in.
The speakers will select those illustrators whose profile is of interest to them.
The IRUDIKA team will be in charge of organising the appointment times, which will be made public on Tuesday 20 September.
Those with an online ticket will be entitled to a maximum of 8 professional appointments and their meetings will take place on the afternoon of Friday 30 September from 4pm to 6pm.
Those with a physical ticket will be entitled to a maximum of 16 professional appointments and their meetings will take place from 9am to 11am and from 4pm to 6pm on Saturday 1 October.
The appointment request platform will be active from 5 to 15 September. The deadline is Thursday, September 15 at 11:59 p.m.
AGENTS - PROJECTS TO WHICH THEY BELONG - LANGUAGE THEY WILL BE USING:
EU (basque) – ES (spanish) - EN (english)
Lena Merhej - SAMANDAL COMICS - EN
Mazen Kerbaj - HEADACHE COMICS - EN
Julen Saenz – FREELANCE ART DIRECTOR - ES / EN / EU
Paulina Magos – MAZ/BIOMBO - ES
Peggy Espinosa – PETRA EDICIONES - ES
Alexia Halteman – IMPRONTA CASA EDITORA - ES
Tereza Horváthôvá – BAOBAB BOOKS / TABOOK FESTIVAL - ES
Nadia Bilinová – LUSTR FESTIVAL - EN
Isabel Lopes Coelho – FTD Educação - ES
Eugenia Mello – ENCHANTED LION BOOKS – ES / EN
Anna Pleštilová – BYLO NEBYLO – EN
Joanna El Mir – SAMIR EDITEUR – EN
Teresa Benéitez García – A FIN DE CUENTOS – ES
Álvaro Fernández – UN BUEN TIPO – ES
Ivan Canu & Giacomo Benelli - MIMASTER - EN
Two of the speakers will take part from their home countries:
Leonard Marcus – ASTRA PUBLISHING HOUSE - EN
Tala Safie - NEW YORK TIMES - EN
And more to be confirmed...