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SAG-AFTRA Teams Up with Partners for Information and Resource Expo at Convention

As a part of SAG-AFTRA’s historic inaugural convention at the JW Marriott Los Angeles L.A. LIVE, the union hosted a three-day Information and Resource Expo, Sept. 26-28.

SAG Members Save on NATPE Registration

SAG New Media and NATPE have partnered to provide Screen Actors Guild members a special registration discount to the three-day NATPE Market & Conference, the only American program market serving the worldwide television community. Held annually, this year's conference will take place at the Fontainebleau Resort in Miami FL, January 23–25.
 

Come to the Hollywood Conservatory Open House This Saturday

SAG members are invited to join the SAG Hollywood Conservatory Committee for an open house as the Conservatory rings in its 40th anniversary. The Conservatory program offers a low-cost opportunity for members to hone and develop their craft through classes, workshops and symposia - all on the AFI campus. Conservatory members are also eligible to be cast in AFI films.
 

SAG New Media Monthly Workshop Series Begins January 31

SAG New Media is kicking off a series of monthly workshops to educate active and budding producers on how to best utilize the SAG New Media Agreement for their projects.
 
New Media business representatives will explain the terms of the agreement and walk attendees through the signatory process live on-screen using the SAG Production Center.
 
This class is open to those interested in producing entertainment content in new media.
 
When: 7-9 p.m., Tuesday, January 31, 2012
 
Where: Screen Actors Guild

SAG Members Can Get a Personal Tour of CES

Screen Actors Guild members attending the International CES in Las Vegas can get an advance peek of the tradeshow with members of SAG staff and tour guides from CES on Thursday, January 12.

SAG New Media to Sponsor Inaugural Web Television Awards

SAG New Media is proud to support the inaugural IAWTV Awards on January 12 during the International CES in Las Vegas. The awards honor the best of new media and showcase the amazing talent of not only SAG performers, but of the new media community at large. (Click here for a list of SAG-signatory nominated productions.)

Members, Producers Tune in for a Conversation about SAG's Online Presence

As many as 2,000 SAG members and producers tuned in via a live online stream on Wednesday to learn details of the new SAG Production Center, which allows producers to download forms and rate sheets, and in many instances sign online, saving substantial time and avoiding the headaches of the paper-based manual approach.

Panel Examines New Frontiers in New Media

The Screen Actors Guild National SAGIndie Committee, SAG Foundation, SAG New Media and SAGIndie hosted a panel discussion October 19 focusing on the future of new media production.

New Frontiers in New Media, held at the SAG Foundation’s Actors Center in Los Angeles, aimed to familiarize actors and filmmakers with the opportunities available in this new digital world.