The Digital Hollywood Experience

Digital Hollywood Tracks at 2019 CES®

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Digital Hollywood Events

CES® 2019


The Event: Digital Hollywood Events at CES2019

Conference Dates: January 7th, 2019

Location: Las Vegas Convention and World Trade Center

1) More than 170K Attendees Worldwide

2) More than 150 Countries

3) More than 7,400 Media

4) More than 3,900 Exhibitors


Last Years - 2018 Agenda/Speakers - Click Here


Keynotes at CES 2018 (from Last Year)

Brian Krzanich, Chief Executive Officer, Intel

Richard Yu, Chief Executive Officer, Huawei Consumer Business Group

Gary Shapiro, President and CEO, Consumer Technology Association (CTA)

Jim Hackett, President and Chief Executive Officer, Ford Motor Company

John Martin, Chairman and CEO, Turner, a Time Warner Co.

Randy Freer, Chief Executive Officer, Hulu


Note: CES will take place January 8-11, 2019, with the Digital Hollywood conference sessions kicking off on Pre-Day, Monday, January 7th


Registration is on the CES website - To Attend All DH Produced Tracks at CES - Best Choice - Register for the "Deluxe Conference Pass" or the "Digital Hollywood Pass"" - Click Here


Monday, January 7, 2019

9 - 10 AM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

AR/VR/MR Think Tank: Top Technology and Entertainment Companies

Dane Smith, Global Head of Business Development, THE THIRD FLOOR, INC.

Isabelle Riva, Head of Made with Unity Program, Unity Technologies

John Canning, Executive Producer, VR/AR Interactive, Digital Domain

Neil Parris, AR / VR, Entertainment Partnerships Lead, Google

Moderator - Steven Masur, Senior Partner, MG+

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

The Power of Influence: Accelerating Brand Value

Ben Tatta, Co-Founder and President, 605

Sybil Grieb, US Head of Influencer Strategy, Edelman

Ian Greenblatt, Lead Technology, Media and Telecom Practice, J.D. Power

Maureen Polo, SVP, Influencer Marketing at Fullscreen

Moderator - Tom Flanagan, Chief Content and Innovation Officer, Big Block

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


10:15 – 11:15 AM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

Gaming: The Killer AR/VR/MR App

Greg Potter, Analyst, S&P Global Market Intelligence

Maria Essig, Gaming Lead, Google AR/VR

Anthony Borquez, founder and CEO, Grab

Don Daglow, CEO, Daglow Entertainment (Games Industry Leader: La Russa Baseball, Madden NFL, NASCAR Racing)

Moderator - Ariella Lehrer, Ph.D., President, HitPoint Studios

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

The Future of Brand Partnerships and Influencer Marketing

Carol Goll, Partner, Global Branded Entertainment, ICM Partners

Evan Sroka, Co-Head, Global Client Strategy, Creative Artists Agency (CAA)

Beau Avril, Global Head of Business Operations, FameBit By YouTube

Tara DeVeaux, Chief Marketing Officer, Wildcard and 3am

Natasha Vaquer, Vice President of Talent Partnerships & Influencer Strategy, Refinery29

Moderator - Andrew Solmssen, Managing Director, POSSIBLE, Los Angeles

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


11:30 – 12:30 PM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

AR/VR/MR Everywhere: Hospitality, Arcades and Theme Parks

Joanna Popper, Global Head of VR, Location Based Entertainment, HP

Ryan Pullliam, CMO, Speaker and Co-Founder, Specular Theory

Brad Herman, Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer, SPACES Inc.

Jennifer Chavarria, Head of Studio, Kite and Lightning

Tim Dillon, Head of VR & Immersive Content, MPC

Moderator - Mark Kapczynski, President, Storymill

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

Transforming Contextual Advertising and Media

Brian Benedik, Vice President and Global Head of Advertising, Spotify

Mary Hamilton, Managing Director, Global Digital Experiences, Accenture

Simon Kelly, Co-CEO and Chief Enthusiasm Officer, Story Worldwide

Jason Jercinovic, Global Head of Marketing Innovation, Havas

Moderator - Peg Jackson, Managing Director, Mooreland Partners

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here











I. The 2018 Influencer Awards - Click Here

II. Immersive Influencers - Awards Categories

Digital Hollywood Fall, October 16-18, 2018 Skirball Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

2019 DH Events at CES, January 7-11, 2019, Las Vegas Convention & World Trade Center

Media Summit, New York - March 7-8, 2019 • New York City, The Czech Center, 73rd St., between 1st and 2nd Ave.

Digital Hollywood Spring, Los Angeles May 21-23, 2019, Skirball Center, Los Angeles, Calif.

ProAthlete, The Lifestyle of Sports, June 12-13, 2019, New York City

Hollywood and Space, Honoring the Greatest in Creativity, at Digital Hollywood

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Monday, January 7th, 2019 (continued from left column)

1 - 2 PM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

AR/VR/MR as a Branding Strategy

Aaron Luber, Head of AR/VR Content Partnerships, Google

Marie Sornin, VP, Brand Partnerships, NextVR

Fabian Birgfeld, founder and partner, W12 Studios

Natascha French, Chief Marketing Officer, VNTANA

Derek Fridman, Chief Design Officer, Huge

Dan Rustein, President, Laduma

Moderator - Mike Vorhaus, President, Magid Advisors

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

The Future of TV: From Primetime to Multi-Platforms

David Cohen, President, NA, MAGNA

Ira Rubenstein, Chief Digital & Marketing Officer, PBS Digital

Moderator - Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


2:15 - 3:15 PM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

The Immersive Media Leadership Think Tank: AR/VR/MR

Raffaella Camera, Head of Extended Reality Go-To-Market, Accenture

Ted Schilowitz, Futurist in Residence, Paramount Pictures

Patrick Costello, Senior Director of Business Development, Qualcomm

Moderator - Frank Radice, Expert in Residence, Definition6

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

Internet TV and OTT: Programming Everywhere

Michelle D. Wilson, Co-President, WWE

Mitch Weinraub, Director - Advanced Video Products, DISH Networks

Markus Fritz, Executive Vice President, Commercial Development & Strategic Partnerships, eutelsat

Saul J Berman, Chief Strategist. Vice President & Partner, IBM Global Business Service

Moderator - Terry S. Bienstock, CEO, Mobilactive Media, LLC.

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


3:30 - 4:30 PM

Session I

LVCC, North Hall

The Augmented Reality Experience

Elizabeth Kiehner, Senior, Global Design Services Director, IBMiX

Olivier Koelemij, Managing Director, MediaMonks L.A.

Tom Wesselman, VP/GM, Enterprise Software Group, Plantronics

Michael Leventhal, Partner, Holmes Weinberg, P.C.

Moderator - Bill Newell, CEO, North South Studios LLC

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here


Session II

LVCC, North Hall

Social Media Transforms Marketing

Urs Cete, Managing Director and Chief Financial Officer of Bertelsmann Digital Media Investments, L.P.

Anne-Marie O’Neill, COO, Whalerock Industries

Spence Kramer, CEO, J. Walter Thompson Atlanta

Evan Weiss, Founding Partner/Head of Talent, Red Sun Entertainment

Moderator, Tania Yuki, CEO, Shareablee

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here