LIMA News

Register Now – Variety Entertainment Summit at CES!

  LIMA continues to expand our reach in the digital space, and we’re bringing our members along for the ride!  We are proud to be a media partner of the Variety Entertainment Summit at CES, taking place January 7. Variety continues to add speakers, spanning leaders from Lionsgate, Hulu, ABC Studios, Oculus VR, VICE Media and more. Any LIMA members going to CES: add the

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Holiday Networking in New York and Los Angeles – Register Now!

Celebrate the season with LIMA and your licensing colleagues! Los Angeles – December 2nd Spread some holiday cheer with your licensing colleagues!  Join LIMA and Jazwares for our holiday party on December 2 in LA. Meet new contacts, catch up with old friends, and preview the latest from Jazwares! Deadline to reserve your spot is next Friday, November 28. New York – December

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Call For Topics/Speakers For Licensing University™ 2015

Do you want to speak at Licensing University in Las Vegas next June? Do you have a great session idea? Now is the time to get your proposal together, because submissions are due on December 19! Licensing University™ is held in conjunction with Licensing Expo 2015.  As always, the sessions that comprise Licensing University™ will cover a broad range of

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Voting Open for 2015 LIMA Asian Licensing Awards

Thirty-five nominees from seven awards categories were selected as nominees for the LIMA Asian Licensing Awards. Winners will be announced during the Hong Kong International Licensing Show at the LIMA Opening Night Awards Ceremony on January 12, 2015.  Online voting is now open, and will continue through Tuesday, December 16! This year’s nominees were selected from entries across Asia, including

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New UCLA Extension Licensing Entertainment Course to Be Offered in Association with LIMA

Licensing Entertainment: Strategies for the Global Marketplace Offered in association with LIMA,  this new course at UCLA Extension is for entertainment property owners, agents, lawyers, and producers who want a deeper understanding of the business principles of licensing. Today, licensing properties is an integral strategy in the marketing and monetizing process for entertainment/content creators and popular culture curators. The goal of licensing

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LIMA Germany Award Winners Announced at Licensing Market in Munich

Nearly 500 guests gathered after this year’s Licensing Market Munich to find out who the winners of the 2014 LIMA Germany Awards would be! Promotion of the Year:  REWE DFB Loyalty program for  FIFA World CupTM 2014 VIP Sports Brand of the Year: DFB Deutsche “Nationalmannschaft” /German Football Federation License Product of the Year: Panini 2014 FIFA World Cup Official Licensed

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LA Young Professionals! Join us for breakfast with Mattel’s Jessi Dunne

What could you learn from spending an hour with a Mattel executive? What questions would you ask about the industry?  About their road to success?  And how could one hour help impact your own career goals in licensing? Young Licensing Professionals in the Los Angeles area will have the rare opportunity to have breakfast with Jessi Dunne, GM & SVP of

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Deadline to Submit Recommendations for Licensing Hall of Fame This Friday!

Each year, LIMA recognizes individuals from around the world who have made an outstanding and lasting contribution to the industry with induction into the LIMA Licensing Industry Hall of Fame.  Please help us identify those individuals who deserve to be considered for this high industry honor! Submit your recommendation online for the 2015 Hall of Fame Award.  Deadline is this

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Last Chance for Thursday’s Exec Breakfast on Digital Marketing Trends in LA!

Last chance to register online for this Thursday’s LIMA Executive Networking Breakfast, Brand and Licensing Convergence in the Digital Age – What’s Trending Now? from 8:00-10:00am at the headquarters of United Talent Agency (UTA) in Beverly Hills.  This interactive panel discussion will feature top marketing executives from the digital space sharing insight on how to harness the energy and commercial potential of emerging platforms and technologies. How can the “traditional”

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LIMA Japan’s Global Working Committee To Hold Major Forum on International Licensing Trade Shows

LIMA Japan’s Global Working Committee (GWC) will hold a forum on major overseas licensing shows and related trade fairs on Thursday 6th November at the Tokyo University Of Science’s Porta Kagurazaka Building. The forum will kick off with an introduction of LIMA’s annual North American Licensing Survey, followed by an overview of major licensing trade shows and include a close

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