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MONDAY, JANUARY 27 - THURSDAY, JANUARY 30
SHERATON NEW ORLEANS
Marriott Marquis | Washington, DC | Sunday, January 28 – Wednesday, January 31, 2022

Agenda

Please note all times are in Pacific Daylight time (PDT)

Sunday, June 5

5:00pm EARLY REGISTRATION OPEN (5:00PM - 8:00PM)
5:45pm UK Indies Welcome Cocktail (5:45pm - 7:45pm)

Del Mar Lawn

Monday, June 6

8:00am WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY LOUNGE (8:00AM - 5:00PM) REGISTRATION OPEN (8:00AM - 7:00PM) CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (8:00AM - 10:00AM on Vue Lawn) New to the Summit Tour (8:00am - 8:45am)

Richard Henry Ballroom

10:00am View From The Top: Chasing, or Chased by Change? (10:00am - 11:00am)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

11:00am NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (11:00am - 11:15am)
11:15am Trendwatch: What’s Next in M&A (11:15am - 12:00pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

12:00pm 30 Minutes With: Mimi Blanchard, BET Networks (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Max Micallef, History (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Rachel Koehler, Tubi (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 3

Meet a Mentor: D'Angela Proctor (12:00pm - 12:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

12:15pm Cancel Culture or Course Correction? (12:15pm - 1:00pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

12:30pm Luncheon Roundtables (12:30pm - 1:30pm)

Capistrano

1:00pm LUNCH (1:00PM - 2:15PM on Vue Lawn)
2:00pm Genre Jams - True Crime (2:00pm - 2:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

2:15pm Streaming and Unscripted: Where to Grow from Here? (2:15pm - 3:00pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

30 Minutes With: Wendy Llinas, PBS (2:15pm - 2:45pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Kyle Moffatt, Nickelodeon (2:15pm - 2:45pm)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Jessie Springer, NatGeo WILD (2:15pm - 2:45pm)

Lantern Bay 3

3:00pm NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (3:00pm - 3:15pm) Speed Pitching One (3:00pm - 4:00pm)

Laguna Room 1

3:15pm Reality Refresh (3:15pm - 4:00pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

4:00pm 30 Minutes With: Igal Svet, discovery+ (4:00pm - 4:30pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: James DuBose, Fox Soul (4:00pm - 4:30pm)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Meghan Cassin, Magnolia (4:00pm - 4:30pm)

Lantern Bay 3

Genre Jams - Food (4:00pm - 4:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

4:15pm Scoring a Hit with Sports Content (4:15pm - 5:00pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

6:00pm A+E Opening Night Cocktail Party (Del Mar Lawn) (6:00pm - 8:00pm)

Tuesday, June 7

8:00am WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY LOUNGE (8:00AM - 5:00PM) REGISTRATION OPEN (8:00AM - 7:00PM) CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (8:00AM - 9:30AM on Vue Lawn)
8:30am Coffee + Commissioners (8:30am - 9:30am)

Capistrano

9:30am Keynote Presentation: Ben Nemtin (9:30am - 10:30am)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

10:30am 30 Minutes With: Bert Klasey, Discovery Channel (10:30am - 11:00am)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Loren Ruch, HGTV (10:30am - 11:00am)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Sydney Clover, National Geographic (10:30am - 11:00am)

Lantern Bay 3

30 Minutes With: Isaac Ahn, NBCUniversal Television & Streaming (10:30am - 11:00am)

Pacific Learning Center

10:45am Keeping It Real: New Challenges for Doc-makers (10:45am - 11:30am)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

11:30am NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (11:30am - 11:45am)
11:45am CASE STUDY: DEAF U (presented by DIALOG) (11:45am - 12:30pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

12:00pm 30 Minutes With: Angela Molloy, WEtv (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Rob Swartz, Reelzchannel (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 3

30 Minutes With: Bryan Terry, VICE Media (12:00pm - 12:30pm)

Lantern Bay 2

Meet a Mentor: Derren Lawford, Dare Pictures (12:00pm - 12:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

12:30pm LUNCH (12:30PM - 2:00PM on Vue Lawn)
12:45pm Meet an Expert - Agents (12:45pm - 1:45pm)

Capistrano

2:00pm Future Factual: Tech Trends (2:00pm - 2:45pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

30 Minutes With: Gabriel VanHuss, Motor Trend Network (2:00pm - 2:30pm)

Pacific Learning Center

30 Minutes With: Nicole Vogel, Lifetime (2:00pm - 2:30pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Brian Tannenbaum, Roku (2:00pm - 2:30pm)

Lantern Bay 2

2:45pm NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (2:45pm - 3:00pm)
3:00pm Speed Pitching Two (3:00pm - 4:00pm)

Laguna Room 1

4:00pm Cocktails with... Lifetime (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 1

Cocktails with... VICE (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 3

Cocktails with... OWN (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 2

Genre Jams - Travel (4:00pm - 4:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

5:00pm Summit Showdown: International Pitch Competition (5:00pm - 6:15pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

6:15pm Warner Bros. Discovery Happy Hour (Delegates' Lounge) (6:15pm - 7:15pm)

Wednesday, June 8

8:00am WARNER BROS. DISCOVERY LOUNGE (8:00AM - 5:00PM) REGISTRATION OPEN (8:00AM - 5:00PM) CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST (8:00AM - 9:30AM on Vue Lawn)
9:30am Keynote Conversation: Representing with Reality - Scout Productions, HBO Max and Dashaun... (9:30am - 10:30am)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

10:30am NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (10:30am - 10:45am)
10:45am Realscreen Awards: Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony (10:45am - 11:30am)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

11:30am 30 Minutes With: Cynthia Fenneman, American Public Television & Create.tv (11:30am - 12:00pm)

Lantern Bay 2

12:00pm LUNCH (12:00AM - 1:30PM on Vue Lawn)
12:15pm Meet an Expert - Distributors (12:15pm - 1:15pm)

Capistrano

1:30pm 30 Minutes With: Marcie Hume, A&E (1:30pm - 2:00pm)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Jorge Franzini, Curiosity Stream (1:30pm - 2:00pm)

Lantern Bay 3

Meet a Mentor: Jodi Flynn, The Content Group (1:30pm - 2:15pm)

Lantern Bay 1

Genre Jams - Natural History (1:30pm - 2:15pm)

Pacific Learning Center

2:00pm Coproduction - Strength in Numbers (2:00pm - 2:45pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

Pitching Partners (2:00pm - 3:00pm)

Laguna Room 1

3:00pm 30 Minutes With: Pamela Aguilar, Smithsonian Channel (3:00pm - 3:30pm)

Lantern Bay 1

30 Minutes With: Patty Suh, Food Network & Cooking Channel (3:00pm - 3:30pm)

Lantern Bay 2

30 Minutes With: Michael Winter, Chicken Soup for the Soul Studios (Crackle) (3:00pm - 3:30pm)

Lantern Bay 3

Meet a Mentor: Jim Casey, Painless Productions (3:00pm - 3:45pm)

Pacific Learning Center

3:30pm NETWORKING COFFEE BREAK (3:30pm - 3:45pm)
4:00pm 30 Minutes With: Alison Barrat, Love Nature (4:00pm - 4:30pm)

Pacific Learning Center

Cocktails with... Game Show Network (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 2

Cocktails with... CBC (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 1

Cocktails with... BET (4:00pm - 5:00pm)

Lantern Bay 3

5:00pm Formagination (5:00pm - 6:15pm)

Richard Henry Dana Ballroom

Hiding Monday, February 7 (show)

Hiding Tuesday, February 8 (show)

Hiding Wednesday, February 9 (show)

Hiding Thursday, February 10 (show)

Hiding Friday, February 11 (show)

Hiding Tuesday, February 15 (show)

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