Symposiums on Gender in Media

Global Symposium 2018 Los Angeles

Our 6th Global Symposium on Gender in Media was held at Google Venice on April 23, 2018.

Don’t miss the debut of our latest GD-IQ (Geena Davis Inclusion Quotient) research which includes an in-depth analysis of the top 100 Family Films of 2017.

Our symposiums convene leading CEOs and decision makers in the entertainment industry, corporations, advertising and NGOs interested in the elimination of unconscious gender bias in family entertainment. The purpose of our symposiums is to engage and educate the industry about our latest findings and to also share best practices in order to drive dramatic change to the content that our children are consuming.

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OPENING REMARKS

Geena Davis

@GDIGM

SPEAKERS

Erika Alexander

Actor/Writer and Co-Founder of Color Farm Media

Rhea Curry

Deputy COO, 72andSunny

Madeline Di Nonno

CEO, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

Caroline Heldman

Associate Professor of Politics, Occidental College, Los Angeles

Courtney McCarthy

Strategist of Computer Science Education in Media,
Google

Shrikanth (Shri) Narayanan

Andrew J. Viterbi Professor of Engineering, University of Southern California (USC)

Liba Rubenstein

SVP, Social Impact, 21st Century Fox

Megan Ryskamp

Social Impact Partners, Google

Krishna Somandepalli

PhD Student, University of Southern California (USC) Viterbi School of Engineering

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