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.

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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