Slide A Three-Day Virtual Event Features a flexible schedule so attendees can choose the agenda that best fits their interests! Experience a robust schedule featuring speakers, sessions, sponsor presentations, raffles and vendor expositions. PART 2 - Day 2 & 3 PART 1 - Day 1 & 2 Join a limited-capacity extended learning opportunity of your choice, hosted by our world-renowned partners.

Happening Live on June 21, 22 & 23, 2021

Registration is Open Now

Sign Up Early! Externship and Workshop Spaces are Limited.

About the Event

Strong Pathways, Strong Pipelines:
Power Through Partnership

The AME Institute is the biggest Arts, Media, and Entertainment teacher event of the year. Don’t miss an incredible line-up of speakers, sessions, and an Expo Hall showcase of the latest in AME teaching and learning. 

New this year! Refresh your skills and dive a little deeper with Extended Learning Opportunities from your favorite AME partners. Space is limited in these exclusive offerings, so register early to get your first pick.

How it Works

This year the AME Institute is all about choice.

PART 1 – Day 1 & 2

Select 1 AME-Exclusive Teacher Externship or Workshop. There are 10 options to choose from and all are crafted to allow you to go deep in your learning in smaller learning cohorts. Learn more by clicking on the host logo below.

PART 2 – Day 2 & 3

Watch Sessions, Speakers, Expo Hall, and Sponsor Presentations live or stream the recordings poolside this summer. Check out some of the great people who will be speaking below.

Who’s Involved

Speakers, Externships & Workshops

Click on a photo or logo below to learn more

Extended Learning Opportunities

New this year! The first day and a half of the AME Institute will be dedicated to exclusive externships and workshops presented by AME partners.

Event Speakers

The second day and a half will offer a packed schedule of what you’ve come to expect from the AME Institute.

Herb Trawick
Pensado’s Place
Michael Hernandez
National Geographic
Tacy Trowbridge
Shari Holly
Sam Kary
The New EdTech Classroom
Arnon Manor
Sony Pictures
Keatly Haldeman
Riptide Music Group
Derek Klena
Tony Nominee and Broadway Star
Phil Miller
The School of Arts & Enterprise
Jinko Gotoh
Women in Animation
Kerstin Emhoff
CEO Prettybird
Bruce Waynne
Grammy Award Winning Producer
Matt Cauthron
Digital Arts Technology Academy
Anita Stokes
Tasha Ross
Simone Price
Dolby Labs
Erin Breslin Garcia
Activision Blizzard

Questions about registration? Didn’t get your first choice of workshop/externship and want to be added to a wait list? Email

Our Sponsors

The 2021 AME Institute is presented by

Cornerstone Sponsors

Sustaining Sponsors

Supporting Sponsors

CA-AME thanks our Cornerstone Sponsors: Adobe, Soundtrap, CA Film Commission and Californians Dedicated to Education Foundation


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