8th - 14th July: Your guide to what’s happening this week in the media, entertainment and technology industry.

Industry Events

The Global Conference for Media Freedom in 2019, the first of its kind, will take place from 10 to 11 July in London.

IABM will hold its Executive Summit Series & AGM in London on 11 July. The event is sponsored by Telestream and Exponential, with opportunity to network.

Develop: Brighton, an event for the gaming development community, is from 9 to 11 July in Brighton.

RTS will be having a West Midlands Screen Industries Networking summer party on 11 July in Birmingham. Book your place here.


Company Announcements

Airborne Wireless Network will release Q3 2019 earnings on Monday.

Viva Entertainment Group will release Q2 earnings on Tuesday.


Film & TV releases

The Art of Self-Defense, starring The Social Network actor Jesse Eisenberg releases in US cinemas on Friday.

Awkwafina, standout comedienne/actress from Crazy Rich Asians, stars in The Farewell, releasing in US and UK cinemas on Friday.


On this day

11 July 2013 Orange Is the New Black premieres on Netflix starring Taylor Schilling, first series to be nominated for comedy and drama Emmy awards.