CBS | Spark Workshop, BlackOakTV: Building advocacy through entertainment

This event will take place at 9am PDT/12 noon EDT. Not in EDT or PDT? Check your time zone.

Join The Tamer Center for Social Enterprise at Columbia Business School for this interactive workshop to brainstorm innovative ways to deliver entertainment content that also addresses today’s societal challenges about race and social justice. Uzo Ometu '06CC, '13BUS will discuss Black Oak TV, a platform designed to super-serve black viewers around the world with entertainment and information reflecting their lives and experiences, while eliminating the under-representation and misrepresentation of blacks in media that promotes antagonism against blacks across the globe.

*Please note that this is an interactive workshop open to the community. No prior experiences required. Bring your ideas and curiosity!

October 16, 2020 at 9:00am - 11am

Online - Zoom