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Wednesday
11
APR

How To Get Hired – An Insiders POV Panel

09:00
10:30
Women In Media
Event organized by Women In Media

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Join us for a panel with decision makers about what they look for in potential hires. We’ll be talking about the qualities and qualifications they want to see when interviewing, as well as what kind of experience you really need to land the job. This event is for people interested in best practices when filling positions as well as those looking to gain employment on film crews and corporate jobs in entertainment. It will be followed by a networking session between those looking to move up and those in a position to hire.

Moderated by Adrienne Klotz-Floyd, Women In Media Secretary.
Panelists include

Michael Goi, ASC, ISC has compiled over 70 narrative credits, including films for cinema and television screens such as "American Horror Story," "Glee," "Salem" and "The Town That Dreaded Sundown." He has received Emmy nominations for "Glee", "My Name Is Earl" and "American Horror Story." He was nominated for the American Society of Cinematographers (ASC) Outstanding Achievement Award for the telefilms "The Fixer" and "Judas" and for the pilot "The New Normal" and the mini-series "American Horror Story: Asylum". He also wrote and directed the dramatic feature film "Megan Is Missing" about the subject of internet predators, and several episodes of "American Horror Story" and other shows.

Michael is a past president of the American Society of Cinematographers, serves on the Board Of Governors of the ASC, and is the editor of the 10th Edition of the ASC Manual.

Linsey Shea is a freelance production and operations manager working in the sports and entertainment fields. Over her ten year career, she has worked in both live event management as well as broadcast TV, managing all aspects of event logistics. Her clients have included the NFL Network, CBS Sports, NBC Sports and Major League Baseball. She has worked on several Super Bowls, Thursday Night Football and March Madness as the lead production manager.

Alicia Robbins is a principal at DrivingPlates.com, a plate company that specializes in 360 capture of driving footage that can be composited or projected in the background for driving scenes for TV and film. Alicia has shot footage for films and television shows such as The Intern, The Post, SWAT, Scorpion, and many more. Alicia has also been involved with 3D filmmaking, working as a rig tech and engineer for films such as Step Up Revolution and Dawn of the Planet of the Apes and is now embarking on the revolution of Virtual Reality filmmaking. She is a local 600 camera operator, having graduated with an MFA in Cinematography from AFI.

Elizabeth Pratt is the Director of Professional Client Development & Support at Canon USA and heads Canon Professional Services, a service and support organization for professional photographers and filmmakers. She has worked in almost all facets of the imaging industry – from film processing and graphics production to leading marketing strategies for Canon. A photographer herself, Elizabeth is also a tireless advocate for professional image-makers and believes deeply in the power of visual communication to change lives. Elizabeth is a graduate of Roosevelt University and involved in ongoing Executive Education at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. She lives in Chicago and works at Canon headquarters in New York.

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Doors open at 8:45 First come, first served. There will be a reserved section for Women In Media members and their guests.

Visit us in booth N5720

Many thanks to our media sponsor, Film Inquiry and breakfast sponsor, Rebellious Rabbit PR