Video: Drilling down into the data about video pitches on Kickstarter.

Schedule: Successful CrowdFunding with Stephen Follows

When: Sat 23rd & Sun 24th July 2016
Where: Ealing Studios, London W5 5EP
How Much: £139

Morning: The Strategy, the overview of how to finance, produce and sell your film


Collect your pass and meet other delegates...

The adventure begins!

9.00am Introduction to Crowdfunding and how the data transforms failure to success

  • An introduction to crowdfunding
  • The big picture - what makes crowdfunding campaigns work?

11.20am (20 mins)

Coffee and Networking

11.40am Building your new campaign for success

  • Building your new campaign strategy that will secure funding 
  • Inspiring, building and leading a team to support you and supercharge your campaign

1.00pm (60 mins)

 Lunch and Networking

2.00pm Tweaking, crafting and scheduling

  • Rewriting, crafting, tweaking and refining your campaign
  • Analysis of successful schedules and building yours
  • Rewards bootcamp - ideas, tips and guidance 

3.20pm (30 mins)

Coffee and Networking

3.40pm The Video

  • Campaign videos which interest, engage and convert - exactly why do some work better than others?
  • Writing your campaign video
  • Live pitch and analysis of several delegate projects

5.00pm - Day 1 closes

9.00am Extending your reach to engage and convert

  • Reaching your audience and what the data tells us
  • Where is the sweet spot? Investment of time and energy versus funding reward and audience desire
  • Analyze the psychology of why people will contribute to your campaign
  • Passive viewer to raving fan and how to enroll people in your dream

11.20am (30 mins)

Coffee and Networking

11.40am Marketing

  • The £million model (i.e. How I’d go about raising £1million on Kickstarter)
  • Paid marketing and what works and why
  • Other forms of grass roots marketing that succeed

1.00pm (60 mins)

 Lunch and Networking

2.00pm Prepping for launch

  • What the data tells us about the when and where of launch
  • Recap on your strategy, schedule, pitch, team and passion for your dream
  • Platforms and benefits
  • Down and dirty tips and tricks for success
  • Schedule, schedule, schedule!

3.20pm (30 mins)

Coffee and Networking

3.40pm LIFT OFF!!!!

  • Launch
  • Tools and services to boost your campaign
  • What the data tells us about updates and campaign length
  • Daily update strategies bootcamp
  • The final 24 hours, stretch goals and guaranteed success
  • Making your movie and continuing the conversation

5.00pm Close 

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