Beyond Butts in Seats and Tweets, How Do We Know Films Are Making a Difference?

Sunday, January 19, noon to 1:30 p.m.
New Frontier Microcinema

With millions of dollars being spent on impact strategies, more attention is being paid to the ways we measure impact. Experts, innovators, and strategists in media impact come together to demystify the complicated process of impact strategy and its implications. They will present case studies on the impact of media and help bridge the language gap between academia and content creators. Join Richard Perez (director, Cesar’s Last Fast), Todd Cunningham (director, Media Impact Project), Emily Verellen (director of programs and communications, The Fledgling Fund), Sasha Costanza-Chock (assistant professor of civic media, MIT), and Debika Shome (deputy director, Harmony Institute) with moderator Wendy Levy (director, New Arts Axis).

Open to all credential holders and the general public on a space available basis.


Richard Perez
Todd Cunningham
Emily Verellen
Sasha Costanza-Chock
Wendy Levy
Debika Shome
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