Women in Media- Speakers, panelists and audience will contribute to a moderated discussion on women in media, film and tech. Topics to be discussed include:
- Access and opportunity to leadership roles in production.
- The disproportionate representation of female directors in Hollywood and the film industry
- The portrayal of women in media, images, gender-free basis, inequalities etc.
- The marginalization of women in decision making roles in the media.
Panelists include Zenaida Mendez – Director at MNN’s El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center; Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Training Coach Charlene Holmes; CEO/Founder of Imana Borena, Inc; award winning filmmaker Sandra R. Nixon & founder of The Muse Source, Film Director and Actress Katie Mack of the Katie Mack Brand, Associate Editor Francesca Sharper, Film Director and Actress Jyoti Singh and Director Shu-Ying Chung. Other panelists who will be joining via zoom include, Media & Content Development Coach, L. Michelle Salvant CCO – at L Michelle Media, Content Creator Chinaza Ezeani from Nigeria, and Film Director Trudy Rozani of South Africa.