Unscripted - Decoding COVID-19 Production

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August 13, 2020

About The Event

Reality Programming Governors Bob Boden & Jill Dickerson, Producers Governors Keith Raskin & Tony Carey, and Production Executives Governors Keiren Fisher & Lucia Gervino, along with their Programming Peer Group Executive Committees, invite all Television Academy members to:

Unscripted - Decoding COVID-19 Production

Please join us for an in-depth discussion of the COVID-19 Production Guidelines (as applied to unscripted production) from three points of view.

What protocols have been put in place to create a healthy and safe studio environment?
How are docu-series and relationship shows dealing with the new post-pandemic rules?
What are the management risks and challenges associated with the new rules and requirements?

Panelists to include:*

Elise Doganieri, Executive Producer, The Amazing Race
Farnaz Farjam, SVP Current and Development, Bunim/Murray Productions
Dan Funk, EVP Production, Fremantle
Linda Giambrone, EVP, Production, Alternative and Reality Group, NBC Entertainment
Brooke Karzen, Executive Vice President & Head of Warner Horizon Unscripted Television
Ed Lammi, EVP Production, Sony Pictures Television
Kent Weed, Executive Producer, American Ninja Warrior

*Scheduled Panelists (subject to change)

Moderated by:
Chris Thomes, Governor, Interactive Media Peer Group

Special thanks to David Hartle for technical support.

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This event is presented and hosted
by the Television Academy.

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August 13, 2020
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5:00 pm to 7:00 pm PDT



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