— Includes in-depth panel discussions, new product demonstrations
and professional networking events —
an initiative of Women
in Film & Video (WIFV), will host multiple events April 9 – 10
as part of the 2019 NAB
Show in Las Vegas. #GALSNGEAR works to ensure women in media
production gain access to the latest industry technology and high-level
“Women are leading throughout our industry. Partnering with NAB Show,
#GALSNGEAR puts the focus on those leaders to be sure they are visible
in the booths, on the show floor, on panels and across all technical
fields of media-making,” said Director/Producer and #GALSNGEAR Founder
The current schedule of events is as follows:
Tuesday, April 9:
8:30 – 9:00 a.m.- Networking coffee in the Central Lobby of the
Las Vegas Convention Center, hosted by Blackmagic Design.
9:00 – 10:00 a.m.- Panel discussion and equipment
demonstrations broadcast on “NAB Show LIVE.” The broadcast will be
co-hosted by Crowded TV Founder Adryenn Ashley and Amy DeLouise.
2:00 – 4:00 p.m.- Demonstration of the newest Blackmagic Ursa
Mini Pro in The Mandy Network booth (SL14317). Co-sponsored by The
Mandy Network, B&H- The Studio and Blackmagic Design.
Wednesday, April 10:
10:30 – 11:20 a.m.- “What’s
New, What’s Next in Post”- Panel discussion about the latest
advancements in post technologies and workflows. Participants include:
producer, author and entrepreneur Darley Newman; Senior Mixer and
Founder of Ott House Audio Cheryl Ottenritter, Five One Color Founder
and Senior Colorist Aline Sinquin; and Amy DeLouise.
2:00 – 3:15 p.m.- “Case
Studies in VR: Creators in Action” (a Post|Production World
session)- Panel discussion about new strategies and tools available
for virtual reality production. Participants include: Immersionn
Founder Alexandra Hussenot; Two Bit Circus Chief Creative Officer
Nancy Bennett; Datzi Media Producer and Instructor at Palm Beach
Atlantic University Danilda Martinez; Metastage CEO Christina Heller;
and Amy DeLouise.
6:00 – 8:00 p.m.- Invite-only cocktail reception, sponsored by
Dolby and Blackmagic Design.
“We are excited about how well-received our #GALSNGEAR panels and
networking events have been during NAB Show,” said WIFV President Robin
Noonan-Price. “Our goal is to ensure women in media tech have a place at
the table, and a visible one, at such important industry events.”
Last year’s #GalsNGear event at NAB Show drew hundreds of attendees, and
the livestream on “NAB Show LIVE” was widely viewed. Additionally, the
#GalsNGear hashtag gained over eight million impressions in just three
“The #GalsNGear events at NAB Show provide women in media, entertainment
and technology the opportunity to connect while developing valuable
professional skills,” said NAB Executive Vice President of Conventions
and Business Operations Chris Brown. “We’re glad to again be partnering
with Women in Film & Video to provide this valuable and empowering
Additional information is available here.
FREE NAB Show press registration is available here.
About Women in Film and Video
Women in Film & Video (WIFV) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit community in the
nation’s capital dedicated to advancing the career development and
achievement for professionals working in all areas of screen-based media
and related disciplines. WIFV is an affiliate of Women in Film and
Television International (WIFTI), a global network of nearly 40
locations representing more than 10,000 media professionals worldwide.
About NAB Show
NAB Show, held April 6 – 11, 2019, in Las Vegas, NV, USA, is the world’s
largest and most comprehensive convention encompassing the convergence
of media, entertainment and technology. With nearly 100,000 attendees
from 165 countries and 1,700+ exhibitors, NAB Show is the ultimate
marketplace for solutions that transcend traditional broadcasting and
fuel the digital storytelling economy. From creation to consumption,
across multiple platforms and countless nationalities, NAB Show is where
global visionaries convene to bring content to life in new and exciting
ways. For complete details, visit www.nabshow.com.
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association for America’s broadcasters. NAB advances radio and
television interests in legislative, regulatory and public affairs.
Through advocacy, education and innovation, NAB enables broadcasters to
best serve their communities, strengthen their businesses and seize new
opportunities in the digital age. Learn more at www.nab.org.