Paramount Pictures Animation President Mireille Soria to Keynote VIEW CONFERENCE 2018
The organisers of the VIEW Conference 2018 have announced that Mireille Soria, President of Paramount Pictures Animation, will deliver a keynote address during the annual conference which will be held from October 22 to 26 in Turin.
Mireille Soria joined Paramount Pictures after serving as co-president of feature animation at DreamWorks Animation, where she oversaw the creative development and production on the CG films Trolls and Boss Baby, and produced Captain Underpants as well as all four groundbreaking films in the Madagascar franchise. There, she also produced Home, the traditional animated films Spirit: Stallion of the Cimarron and Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas, and the animated television series Neighbors from Hell. Prior to DreamWorks, Soria was a producer at Fox Family Pictures and a Disney vice president.
At Paramount, Soria is responsible for all operations of the animation groups from creative development to release.
“We are very honored to welcome Mireille Solia to the VIEW Conference this year,” says conference director Dr. Maria Elena Gutierrez. “She is a driving force in the animation industry and an inspiration to women everywhere.”
The international VIEW Conference is Italy’s premiere event for Computer Graphics, Interactive and Immersive Storytelling, Animation, Visual Effects, Games, and VR, AR, and Mixed Reality. It transports top professionals from those fields to the beautiful baroque city of Torino, Italy for a week of talks, presentations, and workshops.