Web Series Summer Camp Workshop Schedule

TENTATIVE SCHEDULE OF WORKSHOPS    10:00 AM: Welcome by WGAE Executive Director Lowell Peterson    10:30 AM: Demystifying Branded Content    Speaker: Wilson Cleveland – senior vice president and principal of media and content development of CJP Digital    10:30 AM: Legal Basics and Intellectual Property Online    Speaker: Laverne Berry – entertainment lawyer and president of NY Women in Film and Television    11:30 AM: Monetization and Promotion    Speaker: Josh Cohen – co-founder of Tilzy.tv and CIO of Tubefilter    1:00 PM: Festival Basics    1:00 PM: Introduction to the International Academy of Web Television    Speaker: Ned Canty – festival director of New York Television Festival    1:00 PM: Working with Guild Agreements    Speaker: Connie Best – AFTRA New Media Specialist    1:00 PM: Writing Drama and Indie Soaps for Web Series    Speaker: Martha Byrne – writer/creator of hit web series Gotham    1:00 PM: Web Video Distribution Basics and Advanced Syndication    Speaker: Paul Kontonis – vice president, group director, brand content U.S., The Third Act at Digitas    1:00 PM: Building an Audience With Social Media    Speaker: Jeremy Redleaf – creator of web series Odd Jobs; winner of the 2010 Streamy Award for “Best New Web Series”    3:30 PM: Series Development – Platform and Distribution Basics    Speaker: Kathleen Grace, founder of Next New Networks    3:30 PM: Show Running for Web Series    Speaker: Al Thompson, award-winning creator of multiple web series including Johnny B. Homeless and Lennox Avenue    5:00 PM: Keynote: Creating the Successful Indie Web Series    Speakers: Tina Cesa Ward and Susan Miller- creators of the award-winning web series Anyone But Me