Marriott Burbank 2500 N. Hollywood Way
Burbank CA 91505

Schedule

For a nominal fee, the AFCI Locations Show provides you access to billions of dollars in film incentives and resources from Film Commissions and Industry Service Providers from around the globe all in one location. 

AFCI Locations Show registration rates:

$59.00 USD during Regular Registration (Mar. 14 - Apr. 5) 
$69.00 USD On-site (Apr. 6 - 8)

The registration fee covers Validated Parking and Will Be Provided to Paid Attendees Only. Validated parking privileges will be honored for each day of the show and will not include "In and Out Access."  


The Association of Film Commissioners International (AFCI) is offering special AFCI University course sessions the day before the AFCI Locations, Global Production & Finance Conference, Wednesday, April 5. 

The AFCI Locations Show opens April 6-8 providing attendees access to billions of dollars in incentives and opportunities for domestic & international partnerships from 80 exhibitors from more than 30 countries. Access the Exhibitor List

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Access the complete 2017 AFCI Locations Show Program Guide (click image) and see the schedule below:

 

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
Title  Description  Date 
AFCI University - session 1

Hosting a Locations Scout

Session presenter:

  • Lori Balton, Location Scout / LMGI

A basic seminar for new film commissioners and a refresher for the experienced where you’ll get answers to:

  • What happens when a location scout visits your area? 
  • What are their needs and goals, and how can a film commissioner best support them?

Balton will address various scenarios, important resources, best practices, and the latest technology they use to find the right locations.

 

As part of AFCI University, AFCI Members will receive 5 credits towards their certification (CFC) for each course. Paid registration is required - class cost: $50

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
1:00PM to 2:30PM
AFCI University  - session 2 

Olsberg•SPI Report - Film Production As 
A Driver of the Wider Creative Industries

Session presenter:

  • Jonathan Olsberg, Chairman, Olsberg•SPI

The creative industries consultancy, Olsberg•SPI presents the findings of a new report that demonstrates, for the first time, how film and television drama productions drive activity across the increasingly valuable creative industries. 

 

 

As part of AFCI University, AFCI Members will receive 5 credits towards their certification (CFC) for each course. Paid registration is required - class cost: $50

Wednesday, April 5, 2017
3:00PM to 4:30PM

Thursday, April 6, 2017
Title  Description  Date 
AFCI Locations Show - Exhibits OPEN 

Access up to 80 Exhibitors that include Film Commissions and Service Industry Providers from over 30 countries representing billions of dollars in film incentives and resources

Exhibitors List

Thursday, April 6, 2017
12:00PM to 5:30PM
Lunch    Thursday, April 6, 2017
12:00PM to 2:30PM

The Social

 

Thursday, April 6, 2017
6:00PM
 to 8:00PM

Friday, April 7, 2017

Title  Description  Date 
AFCI Locations Show - Exhibits OPEN

Access up to 80 Exhibitors that include Film Commissions and Service Industry Providers from over 30 countries representing billions of dollars in film incentives and resources

Exhibitors List

Friday, April 7, 2017
11:00AM
 to 5:30PM
Lunch   Friday, April 7, 2017
12:00PM to 3:00PM
The Bash featuring Second Sight

Industry Rock Cover Band,
Second Sight Performs Live!

 

Friday, April 7, 2017
5:30PM to 7:30PM

Saturday, April 8, 2017

Title  Description  Date 
AFCI Membership Meeting

 

Saturday, April 8, 2017
9:00AM to 11:00AM
AFCI Locations Show 

Access up to 80 Exhibitors that include Film Commissions and Service Industry Providers from over 30 countries representing billions of dollars in film incentives and resources

Exhibitors List

Saturday, April 8, 2017
11:00AM
 to 4:00PM
Lunch   Saturday, April 8, 2017
11:00AM to 2:30PM
4th Annual LMGI Awards

THE LMGI AWARDS are an internationally recognized celebration of the outstanding creative contributions of location professionals and film commissions from around the world. 

Steven J. Ross Theater
Warner Bros. Studios
Burbank, California

LMGI Awards Tickets

Saturday, April 8, 2017
7:00PM