Thursday, September 24 from 3:45p – 5:45p
This week’s event puts your great story ideas in the spotlight, so bring your SEVA video project ideas to share! We’ll learn about the process of pitching your video ideas to others from two industry pros. The #SEVACON Virtual “Pitch-Fest” will allow students from miles away to share their story ideas with fellow students, hear feedback from industry professionals and your peers. Registration for this event is now closed.
3:45 – Welcome/School Introductions (Nebaiot Lemma, SEVA Host)
3:50 – #SEVACON Challenge Update (Abby Jaske, SECC Producer and Social Media Coordinator)
3:55 – Meet Our Presenters: Veronica Serrano-Padilla, KCRA Programming Director & Jessica Mathies, Executive Producer of Program Development for Hearst Television
4:05 – The Business Side of a TV Show (Veronica Serrano-Padilla)
4:10 – The Production Side of a Show & Building an Idea (Jessica Mathies)
4:20 – Sample Pitches by Students
4:35 – Your Next #SEVACON Challenge Share Your Story Here! (Abby Jaske)
4:40 – Breakout Rooms to Pitch Your SEVA Ideas
5:00 – Event Conclusion
Inspired by Sacramento Student Media Day, #SEVACON 2020 is a free, online convention for media students and teachers in the Sacramento area. Connect with fellow student producers, industry experts, and learn about media production through Zoom events. Programs range from creating home studios, production pitch-fests, virtual field trips, video challenges, and more! With new Zoom events being offered every other Thursday this fall from 3:45pm to 5:45pm, students have even more opportunities to advance their media production expertise wherever they are. Look for unique registration information for each event.