2020 Media & Technology Forum

Save the date for Blair Academy's Inaugural Media & Technology Forum hosted by Chrissy (Devenny) Thompson '08, CEO & Founder of Dynamo Events. The evening will consist of a keynote address, panel discussion with industry experts, a walking tour of Sony Pictures Studios, networking opportunities and a cocktail reception. If you would like to reserve your spot early, please fill out the form below.

Date: Tuesday, March 10, 2020
Time: 5:15-9:00 p.m. 
Location: Sony Pictures Studios
Rita Hayworth Dining Room / 1st Avenue North
10202 W. Washington Blvd.
Culver City, CA 90232

Event parking has been reserved in the Culver/Motor parking garage. 

Registration Form

See who registered

Alumni attending:
Mike Ashton '02
Teddy Kahn '15

Parents attending: 
Eric Abraham P'21
Regina Carroll P'21

Students attending:
Jordan Abraham '21


Tentative schedule

5:15 p.m. - Registration and networking
5:45 p.m. - Program start
5:50 p.m. - Keynote address
6:00 p.m. - Panel discussion with Q&A
7:00 p.m. -  Studio walking tour
7:45 - 9:00 p.m. - Cocktail reception and networking

Panelists & Keynote Speaker

Keynote speaker:
Blair Kohan '85

Partner/Board Member, United Talent Agency 

Derek Peachey '93
Managing Partner, Floodlight Digital

Jaya Vadlamudi '95
Communications & Partnerships Director, Make-a-Wish Greater Los Angeles

Charisse Manzi '98
Branded Content Producer, Herzog & Company

Dan McClung '99
Co-Founder & COO, Pureplay Entertainment

Will Neff '08
Screenwriter/Digital Influencer

Tim Peacock '08
Product Manager, Security, Google Cloud, Google 

Chrissy (Devenny) Thompson '08
CEO & Founder, Dynamo Events