Inspire Guest Speakers

Inspire Guest Speakers

editors, Authors, experts & More…

This year's Inspire Media Conference features a wide variety of guest speakers.

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Amy Delouise

Amy DeLouise has built a career as a storyteller. She has produced more than 400 short non-fiction films and specializes in productions for large screen live events and multi-platform delivery to mobile and web. Her book, The Producer's Playbook: Real People on Camera (Routledge/Focal Press) has become a guide for many content creators and educators working in nonfiction. She will have a new book out later this year Sound & Story in Nonfiction Film and Video, also with Focal Press. Her well-reviewed Lynda/LinkedIn Learning video courses have received over a half million views…

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Rod harlan

Rod Harlan is an Industry Veteran with over 25 years experience as an author, educator, editor, animator, videographer, marketing & media consultant and Adobe addict! Mr. Harlan runs Ready On Demand, Inc. that helps both companies and individuals increase their revenue in the creative market industry. He is an in-demand speaker at some of the most influential industry conferences and a trainer for some of the largest & most reputable organizations including Adobe, NAB, FMC, WEVA and NAPP among others. He shares content to over 100,000 followers and can be contacted via Twitter @RodHarlan

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Scott Simmons

Scott Simmons was born in rural West Tennessee and didn’t really realize that movies and television programming had to be made by actual people until he went to college. After getting degrees in both Television Production and Graphic Design (though not at the same time) he was in one of the early graduating classes at the Watkins Film School in Nashville, Tennessee. Scott has extensive knowledge of television, video and film post production including the offline and online process, multiple formats and frame rates, multi-camera editing & client relations, Scott has proven to be a leader in the Post Production world…

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Chris Franklin

Chris Franklin is the Director of Media Production at Hope Church and visionary for the Inspire Media Conference. He is also a 10-time Promax, 5-time Mid-South Region Emmy Award recipient and a PRSA VOX Award from the Memphis Chapter. Chris has strong background in branding campaigns and creative editing with non-linear systems. He is also an expert in designing for print and motion graphics…

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