MEDIA & ENTERTAINMENT CONFERENCE
FUTURE NOW Media & Entertainment Conference is the first conference of its kind, bringing unprecedented access and opportunity for leaders on the forefront of the industry and top college and graduate students to connect, learn, and grow together!
The industry’s most influential leaders, senior executives and professionals share insights about the broadcast, cable and digital media businesses along with the latest trends and emerging technologies. Through keynotes, panel discussions, workshops and intimate mentoring sessions, media professionals share about how to succeed in the industry and the range of possible job opportunities.
This is a rare and incredible learning and networking opportunity for students to make meaningful connections that will better prepare and position them to pursue their careers upon graduation.
FUTURE NOW Media & Entertainment Conference will be held at The Schimmel Center, Pace University, in New York City, May 27-29, 2020.
DAY 1 – MAY 27 – Welcome networking reception. (Location: TBD)
DAY 2 – MAY 28 – Full conference day with an impressive line up of speakers from media companies like HBO, AMC, A+E Networks, ESPN, BET and many more; multiple networking opportunities throughout the day; and great food and fun. (Location: The Schimmel Center, Pace University)
DAY 3 – MAY 29 – Half day of media tours at various companies, where students will experience different work environments, studios, and perhaps, even see a live broadcast. (Location: Various)
The FUTURE NOW Media & Entertainment Conference is the annual flagship event of the FUTURE NOW Media Foundation, an educational nonprofit dedicated to building future leaders in the MEDIA INDUSTRY.
The application materials of those accepted to attend the conference are included in a TALENT RESOURCE PORTFOLIO that FUTURE NOW provides to sponsors and executives in attendance as a resource to help fill internship and job openings. This is not a guarantee for a job, but it is a great opportunity for students to get noticed by companies present at the conference and not get lost in an online abyss! Deadline to apply is March 1, 2020