ConnectED Spring 2022

Once again ConnectED offered delegates the opportunity to connect with factual commissioners from the BBC, Channel 5, National Geographic and more .

This series is now closed for applications.

Our speed meetings are 10 minutes long and are scheduled according to the host’s availability so please ensure you will be available during their one-hour slot before requesting meetings. We will do our best to confirm at least one of your requests but cannot guarantee that you will secure a meeting.

See our host line up below, and keep an eye out for news on our next series of Speed Meetings!


ConnectED Speed Meeting Hosts - 2022

Carl Callam

Commissioning Editor, Documentaries


Grainne McAleer

Head of Documentaries and Series


Denise Seneviratne

Commissioning Editor

Channel 5 Viacom CBS

Emma Loach

Commissioning Editor, Documentaries


Poppy Dixon

Director, Docs and Factual


Pauline Law

Head of Factual


David Harron

Commissioning Executive, Factual

BBC Scotland

Simon Raikes

Commissioning Editor, Unscripted, National Geographic International and Disney EMEA


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