Marriott Burbank 2500 N. Hollywood Way
Burbank CA 91505

Jess Conoplia

SVP - US Production & Events British Film Commission and Partner, Lightsource Asia Media Group


Jess Conoplia is an AFCI-certified Film Commissioner with over 16 years experience in Management, Business Development, Policy, Marketing, Public Relations and Branding across Government, Technology, Advertising, Film and Television Industry sectors.

She has spent more than 8 years working for two high profile Government-funded Film Commissions – the British Film Commission, and Screen Queensland, Australia. In addition, to her Film Commission work, since April 2013, Jess has been the Global Executive Director of the China Hollywood Society, a networking and educational organization based in Los Angeles and Beijing. She is Partner at Lightsource Asia Media Group and is also an AFCI Board Member

Jess has lived in Australia, South Africa, New Zealand and China and presently resides in Los Angeles.