INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S PODCAST FESTIVAL
Category: Festivals / Country: Cote d'Ivoire / City/Province: / Posted By: cineAfri / Date Posted: 18 June 2022
The most comprehensive one-day podcast festival, connecting & amplifying the voices of women in podcasting, audio and radio.
About this event
Content is Queen presents the International Women's Podcast Festival in partnership with Pinterest, a one-day event that unites the global community of female innovators and leaders in podcasting, audio and radio. Connect with the women shaping this rapidly expanding medium, hear their stories, celebrate their successes and connect with their brilliant minds.
Join us in an intersectional, inclusive and inviting space where you can connect with our incredible line-up of speakers and attend workshops and classes tailored to help you create and grow your podcast. The Women's Podcast Festival will include live shows*, networking and socials that celebrate the best in women's podcasting.
Expect to hear sessions on:
Developing engaging news podcasts
Ceating a commercially successful podcast
Generating press for your podcast
Delivering broadcast-quality interviews
and much, much more!
Keynote Speakers include:
Leanne Ali (UK)- BBC
Emily Y. Wu (Taiwan)- Ghost Island Media
Melissa Mbugua (Kenya)- Africa Pod Fest
FayFay (Nigeria)- Naija Pod Hub
Bridget Todd (USA)- There Are No Girls on the Internet
Mae Thomas (India)- Maed in India
Sabrina Mauas (Argentina)- No Ordinary People
In-person London Speakers:
Beyond the Self Live with Africa Brook and Special Guest Blair Imani
Masala Podcast with Special Guests Seema Anand, Salma El-Wardany and Shazia Mirza
The Baggage Reclaim Sessions with Natalie Lue
Miranda Sawyer- The Observer/ The Guardian
Jude Kelly- The WOW Foundation
Charlotte Williams- Sustainably Influenced
Bianca Foley- Sustainably Influenced
Global Voices Virtual Speakers include:
Sharon McMahon- Sharon Says So
Adrienne Banfield-Norris- Red Table Talk and Positively Gam
Dr Laurie Santos- The Happiness Lab
Maeve Higgins- Mothers of Invention
Arielle Nissenblatt- Earbuds Collective
Kaz Lucas - The Spread
View the full speaker list here. You can attend live in London or join our global stream, which features podcasters from around the world alongside our London event.
Visit the festival website https://festival.contentisqueen.org for more information and FAQs
We welcome attendees from every background to see themselves represented – including people of colour, LGBTQIA+ people, people with disabilities, young professionals, newcomers, parents and older attendees. However you identify, you belong here, so come ready to connect, create and collaborate with us at this exclusive event.
For full terms and conditions, please visit our site.
*The festival ticket will include limited access to live shows, if you'd like to attend a specific live show we advise purchasing a ticket separately to guarantee entry.