PANEL 1

THE BUSINESS OF INCLUSIVE STORYTELLING

From emerging voices to established showrunners and top diversity network execs, this dynamic panel explores

the full trajectory of experience to navigate the business side of inclusive storytelling.  

PANELISTS

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deniese davis

hbo's insecure

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ben cory jones

bet's boomerang

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Scottie Jeanette Madden

Showrunner

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Rachel derrico

content programming

& development VUDU

alia j. daniels

coo & co-founder revry

MODERATOR

PANEL 2

THE power of

body and sex positivity

From editors of esteemed pop culture publications to conscientious influencers, this empowering panel dives

intimately into the fierce acceptance conversation spreading culturally around sex and body positivity.

PANELISTS

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sTEVIE BOEBI

youtuber

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tre'vell anderson

out magazine

shane michael singh

playboy

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jimanekia eborn

trauma queen host

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dexter mayfield

choreographer & model

dr. chris donaghue

loveline

Adrienne Williams

MS. RPRSNTD

Moderator

PANEL 3

when women lead:

the women behind state of pride

A powerful, female-led creative producing team shares their process for the making of

State of Pride, as well as their experiences in the entertainment industry.

PANELISTS

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MARI RIVERA

LEAD PRODUCER

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LAURA stoddard

co-producer

MEG SCHMIDT

STORY PRODUCER

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ASIA LEMASTERS

ASSOCIATE producer

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raymond brAUN

MODERATOR

PANEL 4

BREAKING THROUGH:

PIONEERING A QUEER MUSIC MOVEMENT

From top music label executives to breakout recording artists, this panel shares the vantage points from artists and

labels about the tracks to trek in the ever changing the music industry; and dishing the tea about the expectations

and relationships between labels and artists.

PANELISTS

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Renee Phoenix

Artist 

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JORDY

artist

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artist

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Madison Rose

Artist

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Chris acosta

Arista Records

Video Commissioner

shane cosme

BMG-Vice President Global Marketing and Repertoire

Wils

Artist

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Chris Jacobx

MODERATOR