LIMA News

LIMA Japan to Host One Day Intensive Educational Program on Licensing Basics July 21st

Join LIMA Japan on Thursday 21st July for a one-day intensive licensing education program focused on licensing basics, covering an overview of the industry, licensing business processes, IP basics and a grounding in merchandising license contracts. The program will be followed by an evening networking event for participants and industry professionals.  The program is geared to participants new to licensing or those

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Leading Toy Industry Executives to Open Licensing Expo 2016 with Keynote Panel on Content Creation

Every toy has a story, and toy manufacturers themselves have become increasingly prolific creators of high-quality animated and live-action entertainment, whether for theaters, television screens or streaming and social media platforms. To kick off Licensing Expo 2016, sponsored by LIMA and owned and organized by UBM Americas, leading executives from three top toy companies will examine the burgeoning role that

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You’re Invited – LIMA Japan Summer Networking Reception 2016

Join LIMA Japan for its annual Summer Networking Reception during the 2016 Licensing Japan trade show! LIMA Japan has been proud to support Licensing Japan as its Official Education Provider since the show’s inception six years ago. The reception on  on the evening of 29th June (the first day of the show) has become an important event in the Japanese licensing industry calendar and is

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Leverage the Future of Licensing at the 2016 Digital Media Licensing Summit

Licensing Expo, the world’s largest and most influential licensing industry event, will play host to the second annual Digital Media Licensing Summit on June 20 starting at 11:45am PST at Mandalay Bay, Las Vegas, NV. The day-long schedule of seminars will take an in-depth look at online content creators and how they are leveraging their success on platforms such as

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The All-New Licensing Expo Opening Night Party – Get Your Tickets While They Last!

Where will you be on Expo’s Opening Night? Make sure you have your tickets to licensing’s biggest party – relocated this year to The Havana Room & Sky Beach Club at the newly renovated Tropicana Las Vegas! Sponsored by LIMA, this party is the show’s must-attend after-hours networking event!  It’s a chance to catch up with your colleagues after a long Opening

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LIMA Member Lounge @ Expo – Book Your Meeting!

As a benefit to our members, LIMA will once again offer a meeting area, The LIMA Member Meeting Lounge (booth #A103) , on the show floor at Licensing Expo on June 21-23. Table space is limited and may be reserved in advance for those members wishing to hold a meeting during show hours. This year, we are also offering Toy

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Retail Webinar Next Wednesday – Register Now!

Click on the webinar title to register now — free to LIMA members ($200 per line for non-members)! 5/18 – The Third Wave of Retail Raj B. Shroff, VP Brand, Strategy and Design at retail consultancy WD Partners, will discuss the different wants among generations and define third wave retail – including its key attributes and how they can be

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LIMA Japan To Host Licensing Advice Clinics During Licensing Japan

LIMA Japan is pleased to announce that it will host an Ask-The-Experts licensing advice clinic during the Licensing Japan 2016 trade show, taking place at Tokyo Big Sight from Wednesday 29th June to Friday 1st July, 2016. The 6th Licensing Japan is organised by Reed Exhibitions Japan Ltd. LIMA Japan is the Official Educational Provider for the show. The Ask-the-Experts

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UK Licensing Essentials Course & Spring Fling on May 19

LIMA will host its annual UK Licensing Essentials Course on 19th May at 54 Buckingham Gate in London. Packed with content licensing professionals at every stage of their career, this full day of education and networking will feature seminars on best practices, basic licensing know-how, new opportunities and current industry trends.  Click here for the full itinerary. Kelvyn Gardner, Managing Director

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LIMA Canada Launches with Successful First Event

LIMA Canada launched on May 3 with a sell-out inaugural event at the Westin Prince Hotel in Toronto. Licensing executives and industry leaders gathered from across Canada to network with their colleagues and learn about topics of interest relevant to Canadian companies. Andrew Menceles, Director of LIMA Canada, kicked off the event with the introduction of the LIMA Canada Board

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