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CNY Film Conference, Job Fair, and Convention

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Henninger High School

600 Robinson Street

Syracuse, NY 13206

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WHAT:
-- Film Conference + Job Fair + Networking Event

-- Keynote and special film screening from Guest of Honor, director JD Dillard

-- Presentation of all things film-related in CNY

-- Celebration for the 2nd Anniversary of CNY Film Professionals!

WHO:
-- PRESENTERS:
---- special Guest of Honor, a renowned film director JD Dillard
---- the leaders of the CNY film community
---- elected officials, school officials, public officials
---- film-related companies, employers, union officials
-- AUDIENCE:
---- 200-400 aspiring/working film professionals, students, and film-curious community members

WHY:
-- create an inspiring connection between the Guest of Honor and our community
-- encourage community members to participate in films shooting in CNY
-- enable aspiring film professionals to develop a career and get employed on films shooting in CNY
-- keep the community engaged with and updated on CNY's film industry

WHEN:
-- Mon, Feb 24, 2020
-- 6p - brief statements from regional professionals, industry leaders, public officials
-- 6:30p - presentation from Guest of Honor / Q&A
-- 7p - Job Fair / Networking event
-- 8p - Film screening
-- 9:30p - End of event

This event is hosted by CNY Film Professionals.

More information can be found on the ​Facebook event page for this Conference, and on CNYFP Facebook Page​, and on CNYFP's website. We encourage any and all parties interested in film production in Central New York to attend, sign up for our newsletter, and become Professional Members.

CNY Film Professionals is a not-for-profit organization, whose mission is to help strengthen CNY's film and TV production community and encourage the industry to bring their productions to CNY. Your participation in CNY Film Professionals and your presence at these Conferences is a vital component of the mission to pull together and boost CNY's capacity and presence in the film/TV industry.

CNY Film Professionals is also developing an alliance with the personnel, organizations, and public offices who have an interest in the success of CNY as a film/TV production hub. This alliance includes LeMoyne College, NYS Office of Motion Picture and Television Production, Local 52 Motion Picture Mechanics Union, NYS Department of Labor, Syracuse City School District, CenterState CEO, Visit Syracuse, Syracuse University, and many others.

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