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BLACK WEB FEST 2019

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National Black Theatre Inc

2031 5th Avenue

New York, NY 10035

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The Black Web Fest is an international event series that celebrates Black media makers and digital content. Our core themes are media, discovery, education, and technology. Our premiere event is Black Web Fest which features film screenings, a wine tasting, and a series of educational panels. We showcase films from emerging Black media makers from across the globe. We also have panels that feature industry experts and celebrities.

Schedule:

11 am - 12 pm Registration

TRACK 1

12 pm - 4 pm Film Screenings

TRACK 2

12 pm - 4 pm Panels

12 pm - 1pm Decentralizing Media

Blockchain technology is disrupting more than the financial industry. Our Decentralizing Media panel will explain some of the ways blockchain is being used to transform media.

1 pm - 2 pm Don't Ignore Voice

Voice technology is often ignored by creatives. IOT devices are adding to the growth of voice apps. During this panel we will share how creatives are utilizing voice to create unique experiences.

2 pm - 3 pm The Sound Effect: Composing for Film

Regardless of the medium, music is a powerful piece of storytelling. The Sound Effect panel will bring together musicians, media makers, and professionals in the music industry to discuss their experience composing for film.

3 pm - 4 pm Creating Outside the Lines: Animation, Immersive Art & VR

Innovation in technology is making animation, virtual reality and other forms of immersive art more accessible for creators. Black animators, designers and developers come together to discuss how they are creating media, breaking barriers, and providing more representation.


NETWORKING BREAK

4 pm - 5 pm Networking / Wine Tasting

TRACK 1

TBA

TRACK 2

5 pm - 8 pm Panels

5 pm - 6 pm Intellectual Property: The Big Money Maker

Marvel, Star Wars, and JK Rowling have sold/ licensed their intellectual property to make money. During this
panel experts will discuss how your IP can be valuable for creators.

6 pm - 7 pm Building a Million Dollar Business

Entrepreneurs from various industries explain how they went from 0 to 100. The panel will also share
best practices, and biggest challenges.

7pm - 8 pm Mind Over Media: Mental Health & Wellness

Creatives and professionals in the mental health and wellness space have an open conversation about
balancing the pressures of fast-paced work environments.


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- Some content screening may not be appropriate for individuals under 18 years of age.

- Attendees must be 21 and over to particpate in the wine tasting portion of the event.

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National Black Theatre Inc

2031 5th Avenue

New York, NY 10035

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