Welcome to DAY 2 of the BE Conference 2021 – 3 DAYS of mentorship, education, and career-building workshops by the most influential women in media and entertainment. WrapWomen presents an invaluable digital-first program for attendees with A-list speaker panels, tailored mentorship sessions, career-building workshops, health and wellness activations, and real-time networking opportunities via WrapConnect. Keep scrolling for today’s on-demand program!

Let’s Get Cookin’: Vegan Meal-Prep with Justina Adorno

Whether you’re vegan, interested in learning more about it or have a vegan best friend you want to cook dinner for, this session is for you! Vegan/animal rights activist and “Mayans M.C.” (FX) star Justina Adorno will share some of her favorite vegan recipes. BE Con is heatin’ up!   

From Script to Screen: Directing & Producing Quality Content

During this session, the leading Hollywood directors and producers will discuss their careers, lessons learned and what it takes to get your project made and seen.

Speakers: Susanne Bier (Director, “The Undoing”), Marta Kauffman (Creator & Showrunner, “Grace & Frankie”), Janet Mock (Writer, Director & Executive Producer, “Pose”), Geeta V. Patel (Director, “The Great”)

Moderated by: Sharon Waxman (Founder & Editor-in-Chief, TheWrap)

Entrepreneurial Mindset: Building Your Brand

During this conversation join the leading minds behind some of your favorite brands as they come together to discuss the realities of what it means to be a modern-day entrepreneur. From personal to professional branding opportunities, learn what it takes to grow your social media following, engage with consumers and create a unique value proposition that attracts investors. 

Speakers: Lauryn Evarts Bosstick (Founder, The Skinny Confidential), Lala Milan (Actor & Comedian), Kelly Mi Li (Entrepreneur & Star/Executive Producer, “Bling Empire”), Kathleen Pagan (CEO & Founder, Endlessly Elated)

Moderated by: Nicole Walters (CEO, Inherit Learning  & Star, “She’s the Boss”)

Spotlight Conversation with Cynthia Erivo presented by National Geographic

During this session, Cynthia Erivo will discuss her career and her latest role as Aretha Franklin in National Geographic’s global anthology “Genius: Aretha” in conversation with Wrap editor-in-chief Sharon Waxman. The series is the first definitive, scripted limited series on the life of the universally acclaimed Queen of Soul.

Speakers: Cynthia Erivo (Actress, Singer and Producer)

Moderated by: Sharon Waxman (Founder & Editor-in-Chief, TheWrap)

Thank You & Special Announcement!

Thank you for joining us for DAY 1 & 2 of BE Conference! We’re excited to announce the return of the Power Women Summit December 7th-9th, 2021! For more information and early bird registration, visit the PWS website here!