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Barnard College - Diana Event Oval
3009 Broadway, New York, NY 10027


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Mar 20 2024


6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

Formats (virtual, in person, hybrid)


Women in the Media: Beyond the Screen

Explore the invaluable contributions of women in the media industry and explore avenues for further empowerment and representation. 
Topics include:

  • Breaking barriers and overcoming challenges in the media industry.
  • The portrayal and representation of women in media.
  • Innovations and advancements led by women in media technology.
  • Strategies for fostering inclusivity and diversity in media production.

Distinguished panelists from various sectors of the media industry will share their insights, experiences, and visions for the future.
This panel will be moderated by Melanie Hibbert

Featured Guests:

  • Glenda Hersh, Co-President at Truly Original
  • Kara Smith, Program Developer for Engel Entertainment
  • Julia Pilzer, VP of Sales and Business Development at Motion Picture Enterprises
  • Bridget Russo, Media and Entertainment Presales Solutions Specialist at Avid Technology

Join us for an engaging discussion that promises to inspire, educate, and empower.

RSVP by Friday, March 15, 2024.  Limited space available!
Register now for a chance to win one of two 1-year subscriptions to Media Composer
(you must be present to win).

There will be food, drinks, and cool swag!

This event is sponsored by SMPTE, Barnard and Avid