Jo Calam appeared at a previous festival. View this year's speakers here.

Jo Calam

Script developer
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Jo loves working with writers at all stages of their career. She has developed, produced and commissioned drama in television and radio for broadcasters including BBC, ITV and RTÉ and collaborated with BBC writersroom and Writer’s Academy.

One of her best moments has been working with an Irish writer to create his first series for television which went on to win Best Screenplay at the IFTA awards.

A creative coach and talent manager, she brings her knowledge of the industry to work in an inspiring way with writers to help them create their best work.