Complimentary Admission

WEDNESDAY, JULY 28
7PM – 9PM P.S.T.

via ZOOM

MEET AND GAIN INSIGHT FROM INDUSTRY MEDIA PROFESSIONALS AS THEY DISCUSS IMPORTANT ISSUES OF THE DAY.

EVENT SCHEDULE AND PANELISTS

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Introduction by Iris Grossman
President of GreenLight Women / Manager, Echo Lake Entertainment

IRIS GROSSMAN

WOMEN WHO PIVOT

Personal journeys of successful writers, directors, producers, executives and other industry professionals
as they reinvent themselves to fit the times. 

MODERATOR
Dana Sims

Agent, CAA

Lisa Bruce

Producer “Darkest Hour,” “The Theory of Everything” and Amazon’s new series “Welcome to the Blumhouse”

Nkechi Okoro Carroll

Executive Producer CW drama “All American”

Kelly Edwards

Writer, “Our Kind of People” and author of “The Executive Chair”

Marcia S. Ross

Documentary Producer/Award-winning Casting Director

Personal journeys of successful writers, directors, producers, executives and other industry professionals
as they reinvent themselves to fit the times. 

MODERATOR
Dana Sims

Agent, CAA

Lisa Bruce

Producer “Darkest Hour,” “The Theory of Everything” and Amazon’s new series “Welcome to the Blumhouse”

Nkechi Okoro Carroll

Executive Producer CW drama “All American”

Kelly Edwards

Writer, “Our Kind of People” and author of “The Executive Chair”

Marcia S. Ross

Documentary Producer/Award-winning Casting Director

Personal journeys of successful writers, directors, producers, executives and other industry professionals
as they reinvent themselves to fit the times. 

MODERATOR
Dana Sims

Agent, CAA

Lisa Bruce

Producer “Darkest Hour,” “The Theory of Everything” and Amazon’s new series “Welcome to the Blumhouse”

Nkechi Okoro Carroll

Executive Producer CW drama “All American”

Kelly Edwards

Writer, “Our Kind of People” and author of “The Executive Chair”

Marcia S. Ross

Documentary Producer/Award-winning Casting Director

AGEISM, THE HIDDEN BIAS

How it affects us, how to thrive and when to fight back.

MODERATOR
Lillah McCarthy

Producer/Executive Consultant/Coach

Christine Lahti

Academy®, Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning actress/filmmaker

Marion Rosenberg

Personal Manager/Producer

Nell Scovell

TV writer, producer and director, Author of “Just the Funny Parts” and co-author “Lean In”

Ruby Yang

Academy Award®-winning Producer/Director

How it affects us, how to thrive and when to fight back.

MODERATOR
Lillah McCarthy

Producer/Executive Consultant/Coach

Christine Lahti

Academy®, Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning actress/filmmaker

Marion Rosenberg

Personal Manager/Producer

Nell Scovell

TV writer, producer and director, Author of “Just the Funny Parts” and co-author “Lean In”

Ruby Yang

Academy Award®-winning Producer/Director

How it affects us, how to thrive and when to fight back.

MODERATOR
Lillah McCarthy

Producer/Executive Consultant/Coach

Christine Lahti

Academy®, Emmy® and Golden Globe®-winning actress/filmmaker

Marion Rosenberg

Personal Manager/Producer

Nell Scovell

TV writer, producer and director, Author of “Just the Funny Parts” and co-author “Lean In”

Ruby Yang

Academy Award®-winning Producer/Director

WHAT NOW?

An industry in flux: where it is headed and how we can have the most
impact in a structurally altered industry.

MODERATOR
Ivy Kagan Bierman

Chair, Entertainment Labor Practice at Loeb & Loeb, LLP; Director, Entertainment Track of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Program, University of Miami Law School

Hillary Bibicoff

Transactional Entertainment Attorney, Holmes Weinberg

Karey Burke

President, 20th
Century Television

Shannon Gaulding

President, Groundswell Productions

Tanya Lopez

Executive Vice President Scripted Programming, Lifetime & LMN

Marjan Safinia

Filmmaker, “And She Could Be Next,” IDA President, 2012-2018

An industry in flux: where it is headed and how we can have the most
impact in a structurally altered industry.

MODERATOR
Ivy Kagan Bierman

Chair, Entertainment Labor Practice at Loeb & Loeb, LLP; Director, Entertainment Track of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Program, University of Miami Law School

Hillary Bibicoff

Transactional Entertainment Attorney, Holmes Weinberg

Karey Burke

President, 20th
Century Television

Shannon Gaulding

President, Groundswell Productions

Tanya Lopez

Executive Vice President Scripted Programming, Lifetime & LMN

Marjan Safinia

Filmmaker, “And She Could Be Next,” IDA President, 2012-2018

An industry in flux: where it is headed and how we can have the most
impact in a structurally altered industry.

MODERATOR
Ivy Kagan Bierman

Chair, Entertainment Labor Practice at Loeb & Loeb, LLP; Director, Entertainment Track of the Entertainment, Arts and Sports Law Program, University of Miami Law School

Hillary Bibicoff

Transactional Entertainment Attorney, Holmes Weinberg

Karey Burke

President, 20th
Century Television

Shannon Gaulding

President, Groundswell Productions

Tanya Lopez

Executive Vice President Scripted Programming, Lifetime & LMN

Marjan Safinia

Filmmaker, “And She Could Be Next,” IDA President, 2012-2018