People of color need better representation in media. Let's make it happen.
REPRESENT is a day-long program is for creators of color and their allies in news and entertainment media. Top media professionals lead hands-on workshops and real-talk discussions on how to bring diverse stories to a broad audience. With sessions on building a podcast audience, promoting visuals on Instagram, strategy, creating your personal brand online and leadership. Lunch is included.
This event includes a special advanced screening of AMC’s “The Terror: Infamy” and a panel discussion with lead actor Derek Mio, actor/consultant George Takei and showrunner Alexander Woo.
“Stay Real, But Hustle”: How to stay true to your creative vision while strategizing and finding the right supporters and collaborators.
“Power to the Podcaster: Finding your audience in a crowded field"
“Rise Up: Becoming a Media Boss as a Woman of Color”: Nonwhite women leaders in media, arts and entertainment talk about the challenges of being taken seriously and taking on leadership roles in the context of gender and race, diversity as a second job, strategies for surviving in the workplace and more.
“It’s All About the Visuals”: How to turn your passion into a thriving career and a must-follow Instagram account.
“I Really Pitched That: What it took to successfully pitch my long-shot idea"
"How to Build Your Professional Brand Online"
Exclusive Advance Screening and Panel Discussion: "The Terror: Infamy"