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African American Actors panel
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Excellence in Indie Filmmaking panel
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Anatomy of a Scene: Daredevil panel

 

The Made in NY® Talks Series presents a variety of free programs exploring multiple topics within the media and entertainment industry. Programs focus on film, television, theater and digital media and support the goals of career development, networking, training and recruitment. Visit this page for updates on future panels and join the email list below.

The Mayor's Office of Media and Entertainment (MOME) presents a number of year round special events and opportunities for New Yorkers interested in breaking into the creative and entertainment industries. We strive to create programs and events where people can learn from industry experts, gain access to professionals and experience innovation the creative arts in our City. Sign up here to find out about free events and programs.

 

Upcoming Panels

Making Documentaries That Matter
Wednesday, September 25, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
Kumble Theater, LIU Brooklyn, Flatbush Ave. (DeKalb Ave. & Willoughby St.)

Where the Journalism Jobs Will Be
Wednesday, October 16, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street (between 8th and 9th Aves.)

Publishing: From Page to Shelf & Beyond
Monday, November 4, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
The New School, Arnhold Hall, 55 West 13th Street, 2nd Floor (between 5th and 6th Avenues)

Advertising and Marketing in the Public Interest
Wednesday, November 13, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
NYU, Department of Media, Culture, and Communication, 239 Greene Street, 8th Floor (between Washington Place and West 4th Street)

Two Doc Queens: Sheila Nevins & Erin Lee Carr
Wednesday, December 4, 6:30 to 8:00 pm
SVA Theatre, 333 West 23rd Street (between 8th and 9th Aves.)

 

Past Panels...

2019

Where the Jobs Are: Music
4/29//19
The New School

Where the Jobs Are: Video Gaming Industry NYC
3/27/19
SVA Theatre

The Secret Sauce Behind Top Chef
3/20/19
SVA Theatre

Secrets of Publishing/The Art of Freelancing
3/12/19
NYU Steinhardt, Department of Media, Culture and Communication

The Big News in Journalism: Newsletters
2/20/19
NYU Steinhardt, Department of Media, Culture and Communication

2018

The Future of News is Audio
11/8/18
The New School, Theresa Lang Center

Getting It Straight: How to Fight Fake News
10/30/18
NYU Steinhardt, Media, Culture and Communication

How to Make TV in NYC
10/22/18,
SVA Theatre

Dynamic Storytelling Through VR
10/11/18, The New School, Starr Foundation Hall

Where the Jobs Are: TV
10/3/18, LIU Brooklyn

Spotlight on Broadway
4/30/18, SV Theatre

Screening: THE AMERICANS
4/23/18, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Staying Live: Music and Entertainment
4/4/18, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Film Financing Pitch Workshop
3/27/18, Presented in partnership with the Made in NY Media Center by IFP

Advance Screening and Q&A: RISE
3/8/18, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Innovation in Local News
3/5/18, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Follow Your Vision: A Creators Conversation
3/1/2018, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

2017

Breaking Into the VR/AR Industry
12/05/17, Presented in partnership with CUNY Lehman College

Making Movies That Change Lives
11/13/17, Presented in partnership with Center for Communication and St. Francis College

The Future of Publishing is Audio
11/09/17, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Film Financing Sources Workshop
10/25/17, Presented in partnership with the Made in NY Media Center by IFP

How to Start Your Own News Organization
10/24/17, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Create Your Own Web Series
10/19/17, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Where the Jobs Are: The Brave New World of Journalism
10/12/17, Presented in partnership with the Center for Communication

Women Behind Series TV: Getting Your Show Greenlit
9/25/17, Presented in partnership with the Made in NY Media Center by IFP

The New News Economy - Where the Jobs Are
3/27/17, SVA Theatre

Music + Tech - Getting the Music Heard
3/08/17, The New School

New Frontiers in Publishing
3/02/17, NYU Steinhardt

SNY Future Filmmakers Career Forum
2/08/17, Museum of the Moving Image

Divas Behind the Music Career Forum
1/12/17, Viacom

2016

STEM to SCREEN Early-Career Networking Forum
12/03/16, Paley Center

DOC NYC Fest Screening & Panel Discussion - SERENADE FOR HAITI
11/15/16, IFC Center

Creating Gotham
11/14/16, SVA Theatre

The New Tastemakers - Viceland and Cultural Criticism
11/07/16, SVA Theatre

LGBTQ News Coverage and the White House Run
11/02/16, The New School

Hamilton's America Screening & Panel Discussion
10/24/16, St Francis College

Film Financing Pitch Workshop
10/20/16, Made in NY Media Center by IFP

PaleyFest STEM to SCREEN Early-Career Networking Forum
10/15/16, Paley Center

The Faces Behind Podcasting
10/13/16, The New School

Media + Tech - Where the Jobs Are
10/06/16, LIU Brooklyn

Film Financing Sources Workshop
9/28/16, Made in NY Media Center by IFP

Careers in Entertainment Forum
9/21/16, Brooklyn Expo Center

Writing Across Media
7/24/16, The Duke Theatre on 42nd St

Diversity in Television
7/23/16, Village Cinema East

Funny Business - Writing for Late Night
4/26/16, St. Francis College

Media + Tech - Where the Jobs Are
3/09/16, The New School

"BILLIONS" Screening & Panel Discussion
3/02/16, SVA Theatre

2015

DOC NYC Fest Screening & Panel Discussion - SKY LINE
11/18/15, IFC Center

PaleyFest Early-Career Networking Forum
10/17/15, Paley Center

Anatomy of a Scene - Marvel's Daredevil
8/19/15, AMC Empire 25

2014

Making It in NYC: Tips on Indie Film Production
9/10/14, Hunter College/Urbanworld Film Festival

Flipping the Script – The Next Chapter of SGL/LGBTQ Portrayal in Media
6/23/14, National Black Theatre

African American Actors
2/24/14, The New School

2013

Scenes from the City: Women in Film and Television
11/21/13, Museum of the Moving Image

Excellence in Indie Filmmaking
9/3/13, Baruch College/SAG Foundation

Technical Careers in Television Production
3/20/13, Lehman College