WITWomen in Toys is kicking off trade show season with two events at the Spielwarenmesse Toy Fair in Nuremberg on January 28.

The WIT Panel Discussion: Shifting Trends in Toys, Licensing, and Entertainment will bring industry experts to share business insights with the audience. Topics to be discussed include kid trends in the toy business, the future of licensing, the popularity of STEM toys, changing trends in crowdfunding and social media, and more. Panelists include Trudi Bishop, head of marketing and licensing at Cartamundi; Dr. Amanda Gummer, founder and CEO of Fundamentally Children; Fay Goodman, managing director of Goodmedia Ltd.; and will be moderated by Patti Becker, CEO and founder of Becker Associates LLC. Click here to RSVP for the free event.

All industry guests attending Spielwarenmesse are also invited to a WIT Networking Dinner. WIT Members and nonmembers are encouraged to join Mali Baum, WIT International chapter chair, other WIT members, and industry colleagues for a buffet-style dinner at the Maritim Hotel – Nurenberger Stuben Restaurant. Click here to purchase tickets.