Join us for the 20th Women in Focus Conference on Friday, March 29 as we explore the purpose, passion, and perspective of influential women in the entertainment industry.

Panelists for this year’s conference include:

Janice Chua ’11, VP, International Development and Production at Imagine Entertainment & Television, associate producer, Crazy Rich Asians

Bonnie Curtis, producer, Saving Private Ryan, The Lost World: Jurassic Park, Minority ReportAlbert Nobbs, Dietland

Lori McCreary, content producer, computer scientist, former co-president of PGA, CEO of Revelations Entertainment, executive producer, Madam Secretary, InvictusThe Story of Us and The Story of God with Morgan Freeman

Vanessa Morrison, president, Fox Family, FerdinandRioBook of LifeIce Age franchise

Moderated by Cheryl Boone Isaacs, Entertainment Marketing Executive and former President of the Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences.

A networking reception will follow the discussion in Sound Stage B.

This event is free and open to the public. Registration is required.


Women in Focus is an annual conference at Dodge College featuring a panel of the most prominent women in the film and television industry. This is an opportunity for open discussion with students and the community regarding their experiences as an industry leader. Learn more and register:

Dodge College thanks its sponsors for their generosity in supporting the 2019 Women in Focus Conference: Twyla Reed Martin, Sally Crockett, and Norm Miller.