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WISE Los Angeles: Women's Day Celebration — "Battle of the Sexes" Panel & Discussion


The Wiltern and WISE LA are teaming-up on International Women's Day to celebrate women and diversity in sports! The event will include the following:

  • Panel Discussion: The Role of Women in Sports, Yesterday and Today
    • Moderator: Angela Hucles: Founder & CEO of Empowerment through Sport
    • Jonathan Dayton & Valerie Faris: Directors (Battle of The Sexes, Little Miss Sunshine)
    • Natalie Morales: Actress (Battle of The Sexes)
    • Valorie Kondos Field: Head Coach, UCLA Women’s Gymnastics; 2017 WISE Woman of Inspiration Recipient
    • Karen Brodkin: EVP of Content Strategy & Partnership. Endeavor
    • Christine Simmons: President & Chief Operating Officer, Los Angeles Sparks
  • Screening: Battle of the Sexes (2017)
    • Join us on Women’s Day to watch a true story of the 1973 tennis match between World number one Billie Jean King and ex-champ and serial hustler Bobby Riggs.

Tickets are free; use the code "WISE LA"