Symposiums on Gender in Media

Global Symposium 2019 New York City

Status of Equity and Inclusion in Children’s Television

September 24, 2019
6 p.m.

Hosted by Google
111 8th Avenue
New York City, NY

With the fall television season set to debut, the Institute will present for the first time its GD-IQ machine learning tool insights for TV. This in-depth research presentation will be followed by a panel discussion featuring prominent children’s TV industry executives who will share best practices and case histories on how they are addressing representation in stories told through Family television.

MODERATOR

Madeline Di Nonno

Chief Executive Officer
Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

SPEAKERS

Megan Clarken

Chief Commercial Officer
Nielsen Global Media

Mary Ellen Holden

Advisor/New York Council Lead
Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media

JJ Johnson

Founding Partner
Sinking Ship Entertainment

Michela Luci

Actress & Singer

Shrikanth (Shri) Narayanan

Niki & C. L. Max Nikias Chair in Engineering
University of Southern California

Kay Wilson Stallings

Head of Production & Development
Sesame Workshop

Halle Stanford

President, Television
The Jim Henson Company

IF SHE CAN SEE IT, SHE CAN BE IT