ArcLight Cinema's Women in Entertainment Summit

  • 05 Nov 2015
  • 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM
  • Los Angeles, CA

Don't miss out on ArcLight Cinema's Women in Entertainment Summit on Thursday, November 5th!

Special Offer: AWM SoCal Members receive discounts on tickets.

Imagined by ArcLight Cinemas, ArcLight Presents Women In Entertainment, a summit that will bring together forward-thinkers from all areas of the entertainment industry, exploring a variety of topics that greatly impact women: from human rights and women’s leadership to storytelling across platforms and empowering the next generation of women to emerge as creative powerhouses.

Experience stories through the eyes of some extraordinary women and men who are championing women across all areas of entertainment (film, music, sports, television, etc.) These guides are activists, artists, entrepreneurs, executives and journalists. Celebrate their victories, and join their struggles as you embark on this one-day journey with them. 

Cathy Schulman, President of Production at STX Entertainment and President of Women in Film, will give a keynote exploring the state of women’s issues across entertainment. Geena Davis will also be speaking, unveiling new research from the Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media.

Meredith Walker, President of Amy Poehler's Smart Girls will sit down with Ellen McGirt to discuss the organization and how we can inspire the next generation of girls to cultivate their authentic selves. 

Other speakers include: Deborah Snyder, Producer; Catherine Hardwicke, Filmmaker; Lyn Paolo, Scandal; Susan Cartsonis, CEO of Storefront Pictures; Lindsey Rosen, CEO of Sucker Love Productions; Beatriz Avecedo, Co-Founder of MiTu; Abigail Disney, Producer/Director; Wendy Calhoun, Writer and Producer; Julie Ann Crommett, Program Manager, Computer Science Education in Media at Google; Stacey Wilson Hunt, Hollywood Editor at New York Magazine; Tiffany Smith-Anoa'i, Senior VP of Entertainment Diversity and Communications at CBS; Maiah Ocando, Actress; Leonard Armato, CEO Management Plus Enterprises; and others.

Doors open at 8:00am, with programming running from 8:45am – 6:00pm.

Alliance for Women in Media SoCal members are offered a discount on tickets through our partnership with ArcLight Cinemas!

Click here to purchase discounted tickets. Use password: ALWOMEN

Hope to see you there!

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