Cheryl Boone Isaacs, president of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, will appear in a featured conversation at an annual Women in Technology luncheon, held in conjunction with the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers’ annual Technical Conference and Exhibition, Oct. 26-29 at Loews Hollywood Hotel.
The conversation with Boone Isaacs, moderated by The Hollywood Reporter’s contributing tech editor Carolyn Giardina, will touch on topics including the evolution of the Academy and the industry as a whole. The event will be hosted by the Hollywood Post Alliance’s Women in Post group and SMPTE.
Boone Isaacs is currently serving her third term as president of AMPAS, and heads CBI Enterprises. Prior roles included president of theatrical marketing for New Line Cinema and executive vp of worldwide publicity for Paramount. Beginning this month, she will serve as an adjunct professor at Chapman University’s Dodge College of Film and Media Arts.
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SOURCE: The Hollywood Reporter