Dee & Friends in OZ

Join us as we get the inside scoop on the creation of the new preschool animated series, Dee & Friends in Oz, now streaming on Netflix! We’ll be sitting down with the creator and executive producer of the series, Emmy winner Angela C. Santomero (Blue’s Clues, Daniel Tiger’s Neighborhood); Co-EP and Head Writer, Emmy-nominated Halcyon Person […]

When You Wonder, You’re Learning

Gregg Behr and Ryan Rydzewski, authors of the award-winning book, “When You Wonder, You’re Learning,” bring an intimate and interactive event to the Children’s Media Association. Sharing the proven blueprint behind the success of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, we will learn how we might follow in Fred Rogers’ footsteps by teaching curiosity, creativity, and collaboration to today’s digital-native kids.

The Making of Moxie: A Teamwork Success Story

Join us for an engaging virtual panel event as we spotlight Embodied’s remarkable achievements in creating an exceptional and interactive experience for children with Moxie. This online discussion aims to showcase how Moxie engages with children in profound and powerful ways, exploring the challenges and successes of collaborative efforts between research, design, and engineering teams. […]

Designing Interactive Media for Preschoolers with Sago Mini

Jason’s talk will cover Sago Mini’s 10-year history making preschool apps with an emphasis on the design principles that are at the core of the products and a few of the lessons learned as the team has grown from 8 to 80+.

LA September Evening Meetup

Join us for an evening of networking at Forman’s Whiskey Tavern!

Hispanic Heritage Month

Join the Children’s Media Association for our kick-off event celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. As we lead a powerful, honest, and inspiring conversation with a group of content experts in this space.

Around the World In A Day: Prix Jeunesse International Festival Screening

Join us for a full day of screenings from the Prix Jeunesse International Festival, moderated by David Kleeman! In the first half of the day, we will be screening content mostly geared towards kids under 6. The second half will be geared towards kids 6-11 and 11-15. Light refreshments will be provided.

Emotional Ingredients of Quality Content

What are the emotional ingredients of quality children’s media content? Learn from new data presented by George Carey, Founder and CEO of The Family Room, the industry’s leading tracker of how human priorities are changing. George will be joined by industry colleagues to discuss how this new research can be used by brands and media to stay relevant with what today’s parents and children are looking for.

September Connect

Join us for an evening of networking with fellow members.

June NY Chapter Meetup @ Nomadworks Times Square

Introducing the NY CMA Team at NY Meet Up! Join us this month to meet the talented individuals behind CMA NY. Get ready to connect and network with industry professionals at the Innovation Hub in Nomadworks, Times Square. June 22nd from 5.30-7.30pm. Meet our team members: Chris Blasting, NY Chapter President from 9 Story Media Group; Sarah Rosenthal, NY Events Manager from Bain & Company; Pooja Inamdar, NY Events Director from Nickelodeon Digital Studio; Lisa Gerstel, NY Chapter Vice President with experience at Disney Publishing Worldwide; and Robbie Hetzron, NY Operations Director with a background in Audio Kids Media, 9 Story, and Nickelodeon.