Imamura entered NHK in 1983. He was the commissioning editor of the slot “ World Documentary ” from 2009 until 2012. Since 2012 he has been working with NHK Enterprises and is in charge of co - production , pre - purchase and commissioning of TV programs mainly documentaries .

He started Tokyo Docs in 2011 as one of the founders . Tokyo docs is the sole international documentary event...


Executive Prodecer

Julie Campfield joined the ro * co team in 2008. In addition to seeking new material for distribution , Julie is responsible for exploring and coordinating digital opportunities for documentary films globally .

Julie has a degree in Broadcast Communications with an emphasis in Documentary Film Writing and Production. Her professional career spans several years working for...

Julie Campfield

Managing Director

Lisa is an Emmy award winning producer and Acting Industry Programs Director at Hot Docs Canadian International Documentary Festival . She was previously Head of Operations at Multitude Films , where she co - produced PRAY AWAY ( Tribeca 2020), CALL CENTER BLUES ( Academy Award Best Short Documentary shortlist 2021), and ALWAYS IN SEASON ( Sundance 2019...

Lisa Valencia-Svensson

Acting Industry Programs Director

Working in the international documentary sector since 2003, Ove Rishaj Jensen has an extensive network within the industry . In addition to producing and co - producing films , he gives lectures and run workshops about script writing , project development , international financing , co - production , impact , outreach and distribution .

Since 2011 Ove has worked for the...

Ove Rishøj Jensen

Documentary Consultant

Paul Lewis is Conference Director of the World Congress of Science & Factual Producers( WCSFP ) with more than three decades of broadcasting and production experience . As president and general manager of the Discovery networks in Canada , Paul created , developed and commissioned some of the world 's most ambitious and successful factual television and digital content' s a founding board...

Paul Lewis

Conference Director

Thom Powers has served as the documentary programmer for the Toronto International Film Festival since 2015. He is a co - founder and artistic director of DOC NYC , America 's largest documentary festival . He also hosts the podcast Pure Nonfiction . He attended FreshPitch in 2018 and 2019; and has served on juries at Cannes , Sundance and the Taiwan International Documentary Festival .

Thom Powers

Documentary programmer

Mr . Vikram Channa leads all Discovery contents , productions , broadcasts and curation for the region . Vikram first joined Discovery in 1995, he has taken on various roles within the company from on - air promotions to programming and production . As a senior management team member for the region , together with his team , he executive produced over 1,200 documentaries , and around...

Vikram Channa

Vice President Head of Content & Products for East and South East Asia

As CCO & Partner at CNEX , Shirley Shihui CHENG is responsible for developing initiatives for both feature length documentaries and doc series with passion to explore talent , support and promote Chinese documentary films internationally . Prior to joining CNEX , Shihui worked as journalist and producer for the BBC World Service in London , Phoenix TV , CCTV and served as SVP at LIC and 3C Medi...

Shirley Shihui CHENG

The content director and business partner

Used to be Producer of Approaching Science , Lives dedicated to Science and Technology and other programs .

Created various forms of TV programs : feature films , documentaries , reality shows , large livestream reports , special parties , etc .

Main works : Deep Dive , The Power of Innovation , Science and Technology Festival , China High Speed Rail , Chinese Long Song , Chinese...


Doctor of Journalism/Directing Editor,TV Program Producer,Director of CYSCA

Producer of original video series such as Thirteen Talks, My Legacy, The Eve of  Tomorrow, Going Home Gift, Mask Hunter and other original video contents released by Tencent News.


Director of Video Program Center at Tencent News

Documentary director , dedicate to produce economic , financial , nature and civilization documentaries for the purpose of dissemination of knowledge . Now I mainly focusing on the general public in China and maybe the people in other parts of the world in the future . The purpose of our team is to show the science vividly in documentaries .

LI Chengcai

Chairman,Documentary Director

Ms . Li Mian is responsible for carrying out all variety of businesses as the director of International communication Center under Intercontinental Communication Center . With rich experiences in documentary planning and production , she has won several international and domestic awards . The International Communication Center is engaged in roughly introducing China from perspectives...

LI Mian

Director, External Communication Centre