AME Leadership Institute 2019 Sponsors

Cornerstone Partner

We believe that creativity is the catalyst for positive change. Through our efforts, we inspire creativity in people who want to make a meaningful impact in the following areas:

Education — We support greater workforce diversity and inclusion by investing in the next generation of creatives and coders.

Sustainability — We foster a culture of conservation in our business, our people, our communities and our customers.

Community — We empower our people and partners to better our world.

Sustaining Partner

The United States Institute for Theatre Technology, Inc. (USITT)

USITT connects performing arts design and technology communities, creating career-long opportunities for learning, collaboration, research, and achievement. 

Its Annual Conference & Stage Expo is the place where theatre and live entertainment production technicians, designers, managers and consultants meet. Learn more at:

Sustaining Partner

California Department of Education

The AME Industry Sector is a California Department of Education program designed to identify and develop curriculum, standards, instructional resources, and assessment strategies for teachers, students, guidance personnel, curriculum planners, and administrators.

 The annual AME Leadership Institute is an opportunity for California teachers and administrators to interact with our AME Industry partners in order to better prepare students for the world of work.

Supporting Sponsor

Toon Boom

Toon Boom Animation Inc's award-winning software is the global standard for 2D animation and storyboarding. Toon Boom’s solutions provide

 students, academic institutions and professionals with cutting edge industry leading tools for storyboarding and animation. Boom is proud to work with educators across the globe preparing their students for the creative careers that are waiting for them. Customers include Disney Television Animation, Amazon, Fox Television Animation, Dreamworks, Ubisoft, Marvel, and Cartoon Network. Productions include SpongeBob SquarePants, Lion Guard, Rick & Morty and Family Guy. For more information, visit:

Supporting Sponsor


We serve the passion of creative professionals around the world. Our products and services help industry leaders explore new horizon and set new standards in film and 3D animation, in industry design, digital art, game development and a broad range of human communication and expression.

Wacom is committed to provide the world's most creative talents with most advanced digital tools for expression and productivity and to support the next generation of creative experts

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