The YMA will be attending the 2024 Kidscreen Summit in San Diego (Feb. 4 to 7) thanks to the renewed support of Telefilm Canada, the Canada Media Fund (CMF), the Société de développement des entreprises culturelles (SODEC), Ontario Creates, and Creative BC.

The Kidscreen Summit is the annual event that has quickly become the world's leading children's entertainment business conference, regularly welcoming over 2,200 participants from around the globe. Leading decision-makers and deal-makers attend to engage in critical dialogue, network and find new ideas to drive their businesses forward.

Preferred Registration Rate

The YMA is pleased to offer its members a special rate of $1 595 USD – a $600 rebate!

Write to to get the promo code.

Booking Appointments

This year there will be 6 meeting tables that Canadian delegates can book in 30-minute slots.

– Feb. 4: 10AM to 6PM
– Feb. 5: 9AM to 6PM
– Feb. 6: 9AM to 6PM
– Feb. 7: 9AM to 4PM

You can book your appointments by using the online booking engine with the link below.

Limit of 6 appointments a day per person


Book an time

Canadian ShowReel

Canadian attendees of Kidscreen are invited to submit one 30-second (max.) promotional video or trailer of their projects for the Canada Showreel. The showreel will play in the Delegate Lounge for the duration of the conference.

Only Canadian content may be submitted.


  • Format: ProRes 422 (1920×1080), No sound, Framerate original, No text or logos
  • UploadingDropbox Link
  • DeadlineFriday, January 12, 2024 at 11:59PM

**Please write to once you have uploaded your file.**

Upload your video



You are cordially invited to an informal Get-together in the Canadian Delegation booth on February 4th, 2024 at 10AM to kick off the Kidscreen Summit.

Let’s take these first 30 minutes of the event to meet and greet. Bring your coffee!

Looking forward to meeting you!

p.s. Please




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 Network is Kidscreen Summit 2024, Password is happykids.

Early Check-In & Venue Tours

Located on the second floor of the Marriott Marquis San Diego, Kidscreen Summit Registration will be open at 10:00am on Sunday, February 4. 

We are also running half-hour guided tours of our event space on Sunday (12:00pm and 5:00pm) and Monday (8:00am). If you could use a little orientation, meet us a few minutes before each start time at Meeting Point B (see the map below).

Maps & Meeting Points

We've updated our venue maps to help you get familiar with the layout of Kidscreen Summit before you arrive.

Venue Map


On the second floor, our Delegate Lounge will be located in the Marriott Grand Ballroom, with extra seating for meals and meetings available adjacently. We have also set up an Outdoor Terrace on this floor for anyone who would like to have meetings al fresco (weather permitting). 

We will once again have three 10-foot-tall Meeting Points set up in and around the Delegate Lounge area to help you find each other more easily. Sponsored by Oak9 Entertainment, they will look like the sample image here, with each one sporting an image from Stomp! Stomp! Rhinos. Here's where they will be located:

Meeting Point A
Inside the Delegate Lounge
Meeting Point B
Near the Registration Desk
Meeting Point C
Near the second-floor escalators

Buffet breakfast and lunch will be served on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday in the areas marked in yellow on the maps. Our conference sessions are all taking place in various rooms on the first floor.