The 18th ANNUAL VALE MEDIA INDUSTRIES CONFERENCE ’22 was a huge success• Here is the Schedule and Speakers.


SPEAKERS: 2022 Vale Media Industries conference

Schedule subject to change

Have your hearing tested by Speech-Language Pathology students: 10:50-1:00 and 2-3:00 in the Conference Room. Signup sheet in the hallway next to the entrance.

8:45 – 8:55Opening RemarksLVC President MacLaren, Provost Tammaro, VALE Pres. Lexi SeidenstrickerLutz Hall StageOfficial opening of the 18th Annual VALE Media Industries Conference
9:00 – 9:50Music PublishingSherri Mullen, Clare Lee, Pam KeatingChoir / Organ RoomGetting songs published, royalties, and changes in copyright laws
9:00 – 9:50Event ProductionAlly Hepp, Brandon Valentine, Michael Knott, Joe JiorleOrchestra / Band RoomAll that goes into creating and hosting an event, a growth area in employment opportunities
9:00 – 9:50Demonstration: Microphone, Guitar, Amplifier Doug NestlerStudio B
Top Floor
Cool musical instruments for better sound, performance, and recording
10:00 – 10:50Studio Recording: Master PanelShelly Yakus, David Ivory, Derek Euston, Joe TrojcakLutz Hall StageStudio Engineers discuss the recording industry and engineering
11:00 – 11:50Live SoundJohn Uhl, Jesse Kaufmann, Jordan Senkbeil, Kyle Alibrando Choir / Organ RoomWhat goes into sound reinforcement for bands, events, and more
11:00 – 11:50State of the IndustrySally Mattison, Doug Gould, Doug Nestler, Van HostetlerOrchestra / Band RoomCurrent and future trends media creators should be aware of
11:00 – 11:50Indie Movie MakingAJ Nutter, Tony Marion, Sugey Cruz, Chris RuppertRoom 23
(Bottom Floor)
How to find funding and all that goes into creating an independent movie
12:00 – 12:50How To Actually Make Money with Music” 
Shifting your mindset to utilize e-commerce, branding and social media tactics as a musician. 
Jamey McElroy and Athena HiotisChoir / Organ RoomHow to be noticed and market product on social media and other outlets
12:00 – 12:50Making a living as a performerPhil Freeman, Jonny Ross, Ben Guiles, TommyG, Josh Tindall Orchestra / Band RoomWhat it takes to survive as a performing musician
12:00 – 12:50DJ performance and the Latest technology in In-ear MonitoringEvan MacKenzie and SPINSCOTT Studio B
Top Floor
Demo of the only in ear monitor with the ambient mics built right into the earphone 
1:00 – 1:50LunchREVY Award presentation, VALE Artist JAKE! PerformanceMund Lunch Hall
2:00 – 2:50Live MusicJAKE! and Lion Records Artists
Sound by LVC AES
Lutz Hall StageLive music performances featuring artists from Albright College and LVC
3:00 – 4:00Master Keynote SpeakersShelly Yakus Lutz Hall StageTips and stories on finding the perfect sound, creativity, and survival
4:00Final RemarksVALE Pres. Lexi SeidenstrickerLutz Hall StageThank You and see you next year for the 19th Annual VALE Media Industries Conference!