About the Forum
NALIP’s Diverse Women in Media Initiative (DWIMI) seeks to empower, inspire and advance women of diverse backgrounds to influential positions in media to improve diverse representation on and behind the camera.
The Diverse Women in Media Forum is an exclusive one day event that brings together diverse women to meet, inspire and empower each other. The purpose of the Forum is to help women advance to positions of influence and power within media. Attendees will learn from dynamic industry women leaders, hear thought-provoking sessions and workshops to come away with new tools, ideas and connections to influence the future of women in media.
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1PM - 8PM
1PM - 2:30PM
2:30PM - 3PM
3PM - 4PM
Teri Weinberg - President, Yellow Brick Road
Linda Yvette Chavez - Andale Mija! Productions | Co-Creator of Gentefied
Deniese Davis - COO, ColorCreative
Moderator: Karla Pita Loor - Chief Development Officer, Television Academy Foundation
4:30PM - 5:30PM
Diane Ikemiyashiro - Executive Director, Original Programming | Disney Junior
Michele Sanchez Arteaga - Executive Director, Acquisitions | Starz
Pamela A. Aguilar - Senior Director of Programming and Development | PBS
Diana Mogollón - SVP & General Manager | Warner Bros. Digital Networks / Stage 13
Sherley Ibarra - Director, Talent Development & Outreach | Nickelodeon
Moderator: KJ Matthews - Entertainment Journalist (CNN, BBC)
6PM - 7:15PM
Emily Tosta - Talent | Party of Five
Isabella Gomez - Actress, “Elena” | One Day at a Time
Sasha Calle - Actress | The Young and the Restless
Moderator: Deidre Behar | Entertainment Tonight
Mary Angelica Molina - Staff Writer | Party of Five
Pam Veasey - Executive Producer/Co-Showrunner | L.A.'s Finest
Gloria Calderón Kellett - Co-Showrunner and Executive Producer | One Day at a Time
Yun Lingner - Executive Producer | Shark Tank
Moderator: Ariana Romery | Refinery29
7:15PM - 7:45PM
Recognitions & Closing Remarks
8PM - 10PM
Setting It Up
Illuminating Authenticity - Presented by SONY
Calibrate, Collaborate - Presented by SONY
Frances Negrón-Muntaner - Filmmaker, Writer, Scholar, Professor
Pamela A. Aguilar - Senior Director, Programming & Development (PBS)
Nikkole Denson-Randolph - VP, Content Strategy & Inclusive Programming (AMC Theatres)
Passes for the 2019 Diverse Women in Media Forum are available NOW!
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Join NALIP as a Volunteer for the Diverse Women in Media Forum! Apply now to be a part of this empowering event! Women are encouraged to apply as the forum is an all women's event! Fill out the form here for more information!
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