Mai Davies is a journalist and broadcaster, a former news presenter for Sky News, BBC Radio 4, BBC Radio 5Live, BBC Radio Wales and ITV Politics.
She has also worked as a consultant internationally for the Thomson Foundation, Al Jazeera and BBC Media Action, teaching presentation and writing skills for broadcast.
Mai also lends her skills to companies and organisations, as a conference host and corporate presenter, and as a trainer running media training and pitching courses.
Having been a ‘news’ storyteller for most of her career, she is now using her skills to cross over into fictional storytelling as an aspiring scriptwriter and novelist.
Mai Davies is appearing at the following sessions:
If your comedy script is running out of petrol by act 2, you must improve your entertainment endurance. James Wood is here to tell you how.
From Spec To Screen: Script Devel The Low-Budget Masterpiece: Your Key to Self-Determined Success with Pat Higgins
We are thrilled to have Pat with us live! Whether you are participating in his 30-Day Script Challenge or not, Pat holds the key to the kingdom.
How to best navigate the waters of those who would change your beloved series? Especially when some of them control your fate?
BAFTA-nominated Aschlin Ditta is here to offer advice on your writing (and your life!) to milk humor out of every situation, and leave your audience with split sides.
How does your writing style change when your goal is not production, but attention?
A great screenplay can only be grown from the authentic writer. Based on this philosophy, how do you access those inspirations that will make readers’ hearts soar?