A panel of experts will explore the skills needed to make your start as a freelancer in the Irish broadcasting industry. Leading communications expert Terry Prone will talk through the networking and interpersonal skills crucial in helping you make connections in the industry. Managing director of Samson Films David Collins will share his knowledge and experience in Irish broadcasting. Gaby Smyth, accountant, chairperson of the festival’s board of directors and expert in business for freelancers in film and culture, will discuss the smooth running of your new enterprise.