Science, History, Natural History & More...

Congress is the home of smart content—an event where content creators, producers, broadcasters and distributors can be on the cutting edge of working in science, history and non-fiction media. A place to discover the future trends and technology across all platforms and connect with the creators and executives leading your field.

Join us for this year's event in Brisbane, Australia, from November 27 to 30.
Register early & save with early-bird pricing!


Content Producers

Connect with broadcasters and distributors to license existing content and commission new programs.

Broadcasters & Distributors

Find great content for distribution, along with ways to monetize works and reach new audiences.

Digital Tech Companies

Develop business relationships with broadcasters, online publishers and production companies.

Event Highlights

Wcsfp17 Sf City Hall Emily Gan

Toasting Congress opening night at San Francisco City Hall.

Wcsfp15 Rathaus Eva Hobzova

Learning the Viennese waltz at Wiener Rathaus in Vienna

Wcsfp16 Sweden City Hall

Glitz and glamour at Stockholm's City Hall

Wcsfp15 Museum Eva Hobzova

Opening night festivities in Vienna's Natural History Museum

2014 Armani Prive

Cocktails on the Armani Privé Outdoor Terrace in Hong Kong

2013 Fortifications1 By Emily Gan

Reception at the Ruelle des Fortifications in Montreal

2013 Forum By Emily Gan

Bowling showdown at the Montreal Forum

2012 Skating

Skating in Washington, D.C.

2011 Paris Karaoke

Congress Karaoke at Tout Le Monde en Parle in Paris

2010 Wenzel Prager Bierstuben

Wenzel Prager Bierstuben in Dresden

Wcsfp09 Melbourne2

Dinner at the historic Plaza Ballroom in Melboune

Wcsfp08 Florence

Cocktails at the grand Palazzo Corsini in Florence

Past Guest Speakers

Margaret Atwood

Author (Canada)


Dr. Brian Cox

Physicist (UK)


Obi Felten

X Foundry (USA)


Dr. Ben Feringa

Nobel Laureate (Netherlands)


John Ford



Cmdr. Chris Hadfield

Astronaut (Canada)


Vanessa Hill

BrainCraft (Australia)


Michael Hirst

Vikings (UK)


Michio Kaku

Physicist (USA)


Walter Köhler

Terra Mater Factual Studios (Austria)


Jim Louderback

Vidcon/Social Starts (USA)


Jane McGonigal

Institute for the Future (USA)


Veronica McGregor

NASA Jet Propulsion Laboratory (USA)


Michael Mosley



Derek Muller

Veritasium (Australia)


Karen Palmer

Interactive Film (UK)


Sonya Pemberton

Genepool Productions (Australia)


Anna Rothschild

Gross Science (USA)


Ed Sayer

Discovery Networks International (UK)


Jason Spingarn-Koff

Netflix (USA)


Llewellyn Smith

Bluespark Collaborative, LLC (USA)


Michael Stevens

Vsauce (USA)


Andy Taylor

Little Dot Studios (UK)


Mark Thompson

The New York Times Company (USA)


Past Attendees

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Logo France Tv
Logo Great Pacific
Logo Hhmi Tangled Bank
Logo Little Dot Studios
Logo National Geographic
Logo Netflix
Logo Nhk
Logo Nova
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Principal Partner

Logo Queensland

Host Broadcasters

Logo Abc Web18 Logo Sbs Web18

Major Government Partner

Logo Screen Australia

Bronze Sponsors

Logo Science Channel

Industry Partner

Logo Asia Pacific Screen Awards Logo Brisbane Bcc

Media Partners

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