The Hollywood Climate Summit (HCS) is an annual multi-day conference that creates a community space for thousands of cross-sector entertainment and media professionals to take action on climate. HCS gather filmmakers, executives, artists, activists, climate organizations, scientists, and other experts for interactive action-oriented programming and professional development opportunities. The main conference is located in Los Angeles with hybrid workshops and virtual networking opportunities for international audiences.
On June 21-24, 2023, the Hollywood Climate Summit was held at the Samuel Goldwyn Theater at the Academy Of Motion Pictures, Arts, and Sciences Headquarters, with one-off events happening at CAA, UTA, and Second Home.
As Director of Production Operations for the summit, Lauren developed the organizational and operational procedures, inclusive of developing operations guides, onboarding guides, volunteer handbooks, etc, and directed and oversaw the execution of the multi-day event with over 1,700 attendees, managing 100+ vendors, partners, and sponsors f contracts and agreements, briefs, decks, payments, parking, COIs, and in-person event logistics.