The Media Education Foundation of Georgia in partnership with NATAS Southeast is sponsoring a Media / Informational event for high school students.

The openhouse will take place on Saturday, October 11th from 8a to 4p at (GTRI) Georgia Tech Research Institute and (GPB) Georgia Public Broadcasting. This event will feature vendors, MEFGA-Tweeked-Logo-250presentations by industry professionals, GPB studio tours, mentoring sessions and extensive networking opportunities. There will be specialized sessions: Audio/Radio, Broadcast News, Digital Cinema and TV Video Production as well as general sessions.

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED. Registration fee is $8 per person. Lunch and bottled water will be provided. (There is an option to 'mail a check' for the registration fee)

For Student Registration Click Here 

For Adult/Teacher Registration Click Here

8:00a - 8:45a Registration, Meet & Greet
8:00a - 4:00p Networking, Vendors, Studio Tours
8:45a - 3:30p Sessions
9:00a - 11:00a; 2:00p-3:00p Mentoring sessions
12:00p - 1:00p Lunch
3:30p - 4:00p Wrap up

NATASSELogo-250Presentation Schedule (subject to change)

General Sessions: GTRI Auditorium
8:45a - 9:00a Cory James (pre-taped),
Alumni Greeting
9:15a - 10:15a Kevin Pullen,
Creativity & Critical Thinking
10:45a - 11:45a Don Smith & Panel - Finding Your Path
1:00p - 2:00p James Burns, Design in Media
2:30p - 3:30p Dean Velez, The Idea Machine

AVTF Sessions: GTRI Rm 119C
Broadcast News 8:45a - 9:15a TBA
Television Video 10:30a - 11:15a Danya Levine, Producing for Television
Audio Radio 11:45a - 12:15p Celeste Headlee, Telling the Story
Digital Cinema 1:45p - 2:15p TBA

Vendors Include:
The Anvel
Barbizon Lighting
Chattahoochee Tech
Ninja Multimedia

For more information contact:

Shannon Phillips
Director ~ MEFGA
260 14th St, NW ~ Atlanta 30318
404.685.2805 direct
404.685.2733 fax