ASTRA has announced its annual Women in TV Breakfast will host comedian Magda Szubanski and BBC’s Yalda Hakim, with the panel to be moderated by new Foxtel face Margaret Pomeranz.
ASTRA CEO Andrew Maiden said: “ASTRA’s annual Women in Television breakfast is a highlight of the calendar, providing us with an opportunity to advance the cause of women working in the television sector.
“Magda, Yalda and Margaret bring with them unique perspectives of the TV industry, from three very different fields, and will share their personal stories of how they have achieved success in the competitive world of television.”
The Breakfast is to be held prior to the ASTRA Conference on September 9 at The Star Event Centre in Sydney.
This year’s conference will hear from keynote speakers including Viacom’s Robert Bakish; BBC’s Mike Gunton; Fox International Channels’ Hernan Lopez; Cartoon Network & Adult Swim’s Christina Miller and NCN CEO Bill Morrow.
The event will be held on Wednesday, 9 September at The Star Event Centre in Sydney.
Registration, early bird tickets and conference details are available at www.astra.org.au