The First Annual “Women in Power” Event, in partnership with The Hollywood Reporter will take place at a secret location on Wednesday, October 18th from 11am-3pm. This event is a pre-celebration of Chelsea Film Festival 5th Year Anniversary. Attendance is by invitation-only. For press coverage, please contact press@chelseafilm.org.

Presented by Chelsea Film Festival Founders: Sonia Jean-Baptiste and Ingrid Jean-Baptiste
Co-chairs: Adi Katz-Stein and Richard Stein

Celebrity Host: Miss USA, Kára McCullough
Introduction Remarks by NYC Film Commissioner, Julie Menin

Topic: “Women in Leadership Positions: How Did They Make it To The Top?”

Moderator: Ariel Wengroff (Chief of Staff and Executive Producer at VICE Media)

Speakers: Alysia Reiner, Dascha Polanco, Michelle Rodriguez and Olivia Culpo

Event Breakdown:

  • 11:00am: Check-in (Coffee, Light Bites will be served)
  • 12:00pm: Opening Remarks
  • 12:30pm: Panel Conversation
  • 2:00pm: Networking Cocktail Event (full lunch will be served with unlimited cocktails)

Location will be provided after purchase.

Chelsea Film Festival is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. Contributions are tax deductible to the fullest extent permitted by law.

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