A #GALSNGEAR Women’s Leadership Summit Is Affirmed


WASHINGTON, D.C. — The #GALSNGEAR group, in partnership with the NAB, will host an in-person Women’s Leadership Summit and other content and networking events at the 2022 NAB Show in Las Vegas.

The #GALSNGEAR organization works to ensure women in media, entertainment and technology gain visibility and facilitates high-level learning and networking opportunities at industry events.

“We’re proud of our strong partnership with NAB since 2016 and so grateful to our sponsors,” #GALSNGEAR Founder Amy DeLouise said. “#GALSNGEAR events have resulted in more women sharing their industry expertise on stages, and in more learning and networking opportunities for participants.”

April Carty-Sipp, EVP of Industry Affairs at NAB, added, “As the premier destination for media, entertainment and technology professionals, NAB Show provides the ideal platform for the Women’s Leadership Summit and will enable attendees to learn new skills, hear from top influencers in the industry and grow their networks.”

The current schedule of events appears below. The Sunday session is open to all NAB Show attendees. A Summit conference registration is required for all other panels and events.

April 24: Omniverse Meets Multiverse: Remote Workflows, Creative Results
Panelists: Lauralea Otis, Production Technology Manager, MARVEL and Sepi Motamedi, Global Broadcast Industry Marketing Lead, NVIDIA; Moderator: Amy DeLouise, Founder, #GALSNGEAR

As an open-to-all preview to the Tuesday Summit, #GALSNGEAR will delve into innovations in remote workflows that are changing creative vision and results. Following the session, speakers, fellow #GALSNGEAR members and peers will be on hand for a networking mixer sponsored by NVIDIA and DELL on the NAB Show floor.

April 26: #GALSNGEAR Women’s Leadership Summit

10-10:30 a.m. Coffee|Networking sponsored by Blackmagic Design
10:30-12 p.m. Launch Your Leadership Journey with Ellyn McKay, CEO Vision
12-1:00 p.m. Connect Break| Headset Wellbeing Experience courtesy of Thrive360 and Women in Streaming Media
1-2:15 p.m Build Authority, Platform and Power with Eva Jannotta, Medusa Media Group
2:30-3:00 p.m. Connect Break | Professional Headshots sponsored by Platform Communications; Snacks sponsored by DELL & NVIDIA
3-4:00 p.m. Panel: Media & Entertainment Trends & Strategies (Ginger Hudson, senior director, Technical Management, Edgecast; Katie Fellion, founder, Light Iron; DeShuna Spencer, CEO, kweliTV; Janice Gin, news director, KITV (ABC) Honolulu; and Alicia Pritchett, president, Women in Streaming Media; Moderated by Dina Ibrahim, executive director, The CSU Entertainment Alliance and professor of Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts, San Francisco State)
4-5:00 p.m. Next Steps: Power Up Your Leadership Journey


Information about the #GALSNGEAR Summit is here.