LGBT+ Representation in the Media

Angus will explore the impact of LGBT+ representation in television and advertising and will also address Channel 4’s initiatives to improving inclusion and diversity, both on and off-screen.

Channel 4 is a unique broadcaster in that it has the principle of diversity written into its remit, and Angus will discuss how the broadcaster is leading the way across the industry, with focus on LGBTQ+ representation.

17th February 2020, Time: 18:30 – 21:00, Price: £26

By booking a ticket for this event you are helping us to continue with our mission. The Museum of Brands is a registered Charity no. 1093538.

What you will learn

  • LGBTQ+ in television and advertising
  • How Channel 4 is helping lead the way for better LGBTQ+ representation

Agenda

6.30-7pm Afterhours access to the Museum of Brands. Explore the collection of 150 years of packaging history with drinks available from the bar

7-7.45pm Talk with Angus Wyatt

7.45-8.15pm Q&A and discussion

8.15-9pm Last chance to explore the Museum

About the Speaker

Angus Wyatt joined Channel 4 in 2013; and works in the Commercial Partnerships team within 4Sales. Angus leads on LGBT+ diversity and inclusion at Channel 4 and was a founding member of 4Pride – Channel 4’s LGBT+ employee network group. Angus has chaired 4Pride for the past 3 years, developing it into an established network which hosts dozens of events every year including panel sessions and film screenings, as well as attending Pride in London. 4Pride was awarded ‘Best LGBT+ Network Group’ at the 2019 British LGBT Awards.

 

The Museum’s professional development programme is generously supported by The Marketors’ Trust @marketors

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