Digital Hollywood Fall

Monday, October 20th - Thursday, October 23rd

The Agenda
Monday, October 20th
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM

Track I: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Native Advertising: Digital Advertising Industry Gets Serious About Better Advertising

Tim Waddell, Director of Product Marketing for Advertising Solutions, Adobe

Debbie Menin, Head of Video Business Development, Federated Media

James De Julio, President, Co-founder and Chief Product Officer, Tongal

Aron Levitz, SVP, Wattpad

Mitchell Reichgut, CEO, Jun Group

John Kottcamp, Chief Marketing Technologist, Moderator

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Track II: Poolside Tent I

The Power of YouTube: Unlocking the Power of Programming, Premium Content and Advertising
Christopher Gebhardt, Executive Vice President, Participant Media/Tag

Larke Paul, Senior Director, Creator Program & Partnerships, Defy Media

Rachel Ball, Manager, Content Partnerships, YouTube

T.J. Marchetti, CMO, AwesomenessTV

Matthew Patrick, Director of Media Strategy, Jammer

Adam Goldstein, Director of Business Development, ZEFR

Jay Baage, Executive Director, Ayzenberg Group, Moderator

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11:30 AM - 12:30 PM

Track I: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Broadcasting without Borders: Players in the New Guard of Broadcasting, Branding and Content Networks

Ted Mico, COO/Worldwide, Mirriad

Peter Isacksen, executive producer, Content & Co

Ashley Kaplan, Head of Content, Fullscreen

Oren Katzeff, Head of Programming, Tastemade

Dan Weinstein, President and Founding Partner, Collective Digital Studio (CDS

Steve Alperin, Chief Business Officer, Vocativ

Ann Greenberg, Founder & Chief Tinkerer, Sceneplay, Moderator

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12 Noon - 1:00 PM Marina Vista Room - Live Webcast from this Room

The TV/Film/Video - Developing Strategies and Partnerships - Developing Hollywood Content as Brand and Franchise

Liz Coughlin, EVP, Head, MATTER West

Rebecca Donohue, Director of Digital Content & Social Media, Vin Di Bona Productions (VDBP), producers of “America's Funniest Home Videos,”

Brendan Burch, CEO, Co-Founder and Executive Producer, Six Point Harness (6PH), Fox's Cosmos: A Spacetime Odyssey

Mike Rotman,  New Media Producer, Director, TV Writer

Nicholas Reed, Academy Award Winner, The Lady in Number 6: Music Saved My Life, Moderator
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1:00 PM - 2:15 PM

Track I: Poolside Tent I

The New Hollywood Equation - Content Owners, Networks, New Platforms, Agents & Commerce

Schuyler M. Moore, Partner, Stroock

Eunice Shin, Director, Manatt Digital Media

Andrew Stalbow, Co-Founder and CEO, Seriously

John Reding, VP of Business Development, Vin Di Bona Productions

Jeffrey Binder, General Partner, Genovation Capital

Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator

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Track II: Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Big Data Revolution for Digital Marketing: From TV Networks and Studios to Games and the Scalable Web

Alex Mannella, Partner, PwC

Vincent Bruzzese, CEO, C4 R&D

Richard S Maraschi, Global Solutions Leader, Big Data & Analytics IBM

Gina Casagrande, Evangelist, Content & Conversion, Adobe

Rob Gabel, co-founder and CEO, Tubular Labs

Scott Campbell, Industry Principal, Media, Industry Value Engineering, SAP America Inc., Moderator

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1:15 PM - 2:15 PM - Marina Vista Room – Live Webcast from this Room

Multichannel Networks, the Next Wave in Entertainment and Media Programming, Part I

John W. Ferrie, Senior Counsel, YouTube/Google

Alan Friel, partner,  Baker Hostetler

Yemi Adegbonmire, Associate Principal Counsel, Walt Disney Company

Thom Zadra, Head of Business Development for Video at Yahoo!

Dan Schechter, Managing Director and Partner, Global Media, Entertainment & Technology practice, L.E.K. Consulting

Judith Dornstein, Esq., Law Offices of Judith C. Dornstein, Moderator

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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I - Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

2nd Screen - Social Television – What is Engagement?  The Merger of Content, Social Interaction and the Video Platforms

Brian Marr, Chief Strategy Officer, Smashing Ideas

Judy Johnson, Director of UX & Product Innovation, AWE Division, Bottle Rocket

Margaret Laney, Chief Executive Officer, Blurr (former CMO, AwesomenessTV)

Jody Stark, Global Vice President, Commercial, Piksel

Marc Scarpa, Executive Producer / Director (TWCS Lakers Second Screen, X Factor Digital, Grammy live)

Mark Morris, VP Sales, West, Viggle

Mike Vorhaus, President, Magid Advisors, Moderator

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Track II - Poolside Tent I

Multichannel Networks, the Next Wave in Entertainment and Media Programming, Part II

Peter Morris, Vice President, Business Affairs & Development, Funny or Die

Danika Vittitoe, Director, Media Legal, YAHOO

David Ho, Senior Vice President of Business and Legal Affairs and General Counsel, Fullscreen

Chris Riley, General Counsel, Machinima

Kenneth N. Swezey, Partner, Cowan, DeBaets, Abrahams & Sheppard LLP

Judith Dornstein, Esq., Law Offices of Judith C. Dornstein, Moderator

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Artists in Hollywood - Actors - Writers - Performers - Directors - Producers
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Track IV: Marina Vista Room - Live Webcast from this Room

Hosted by Women in Film
Women Innovators in Cross Platform Production: From TV and Cable to the Over the Top Platforms, Tablets and Smartphones
  
3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I - Ballroom Terrace - Live Webcast from this Room

Cable, TV, Film and Broadband - New Content - New Networks - Streams, Platforms, Devices

Dave Baldwin, EVP, Program Planning, Starz

Paul Colichman, Chief Executive Officer, Here Media

‎Soumya Sriraman, EVP, Home Entertainment & Licensing, BBC Worldwide

Smokey Fontaine, Chief Content Officer, Interactive One

John Reding, VP of Business Development, Vin Di Bona Productions

Scott Brown, SVP Technology & Strategic Relations, Engineering & Technology, The Nielsen Company

TJ Lubinsky, Executive Producer of PBS Pledge-driven Programs, My Music & Radio Host

Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator
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5:00 PM - 6:15 PM Open to all attendees
End-of-Day Poolside Reception - Ritz Carlton
 
 
Tuesday, October 21st
Breakfast Session Ballroom Terrace

Live Webcast from this Room

7:45 AM - 9:00 AM (Open to All Attendees)

The Future of TV: From Primetime to MultiPlatforms: Wall Street Analysts Meet Entertainment Executives

Cindy McKenzie, Managing Director, Entertainment, Media and Communications, US, PwC

David Watkins, Senior Director - Connected Home Devices, Digital Consumer Practice, Strategy Analytics

Larry Namer, President/CEO, Metan Development Group

Michael Pachter, Managing Director, Equity Research  Wedbush Securities

Dounia Turrill, Senior Vice President, Client Insights, The Nielsen Company

Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Inc., Moderator

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Breakfast Event - (Open to All Attendees)

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Track I: Marina Vista Room - Live Webcast from this Room

USC Annenberg Innovation Lab and The Edison Project--Reimagining The Entertainment Business

Jonathan Taplin, Director, USC Annenberg Innovation Lab

Erin Reilly, Creative Director + Research Fellow – USC Annenberg Innovation Lab, Executive Director – Blackstone LaunchPad @USC

Henry Jenkins, Provost's Professor of Communication Journalism and Cinematic Arts, USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

Geoffrey Long, Technical Director & Research Fellow,  USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

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9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Over the Top TV - Content and the Consumer Experience - New Technologies as Gateway to the New Hollywood

Michael Alexander, Strategy & Growth Initiatives, IBM Global Telecommunications Industry

Jeffrey Thompson, former GM/SVP Business Development, RNN

Demir Gjokaj, Brand and Partner Development, Magisto

Jason Berger, Head of Development, Kids At Play

Wilson Kriegel, Chief Revenue Officer, PicsArt

Miguel Santos, General Manager, Myx TV

Bernee Strom, CEO and Co-Founder, WebTuner

Bruce Eisen, founder and president, Digital Advisors, Moderator
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Track III: Salon II

Maximizing Content Value - From Video to Entertainment and Information - Metadata, Content Farms, Syndication, Behavioral Search & Subscription

Daren Gill, Product VP, Advanced Search & Recommendations, Rovi

Eric Harrison, President, Nimia

Christy Martin, Chief Technical Advisor, ThinkAnalytics

Tyler Winton, Sr. Director, Client Services, Digitalsmiths

Straith Schreder, Director of Brand Marketing, BitTorrent

Tim Mahlman, Co-Founder, Vidible

Art Chang, Founder and CEO, Tipping Point Partners, LLC, Moderator
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Track VI: Admiralty Room

Google Hangouts and Corporate Business Strategies: Crossing the Limits of Social Media, Bridging traditional TV and WebTV

Alex Mandossian, CEO of Heritage House Publishing and co-founder of MarketingOnline.com, Known as the "Larry King of Hangouts"

Kari Michaelson, TV Talk Show Host, Public Figure, NBC hit sitcom actress “Gimme a Break”

Steven Samblis, CEO MyImagineTV

AnnDeVere, Executive Producer 'Access to Experts'  and GVN TV

Moderator: Silvia Kratzer, Professor of Film,TV and Digital Media, UCLA

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10:45 AM - Noon

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Hollywood and the Digital Consumer: How Technology, Content and Services Establish the Next Level of Consumer Entertainment Experience

Mike Richards, Executive Producer, THE PRICE IS RIGHT and LET'S MAKE A DEAL

Richard Goldsmith, Executive Vice President, Global Distribution, The Jim Henson Company

Eric Carr, VP Exhibitor Relations, Fathom Events

Keyvan Peymani, Managing Director, Digital Strategy Division, ICM Partners

Tentative: Eric Fitzgerald Reed, Vice President - Entertainment & Tech Policy, Verizon

Don Levy, President, Smith Brook Farm, Moderator

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Track II: Salon II

Hollywood Strategies - The Multi-Platform Brand - Theatrical, Video, TV & Mobile - Multiple Screens are the Future - the 360 Degree Marketplace

Mitch Singer, President, Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem and former Chief Digital Officer, Sony

Bob Lenihan, President of Programming, AMC Theaters

Phil Groves, Senior Vice President, IMAX Corp & Executive Vice President, Global Distribution, IMAX Entertainment

Andrew Solmssen, Managing Director, POSSIBLE, LOS ANGELES

Kevin Lin, CTO, YOD.com

Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Inc., Moderator

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Track IV: Poolside Tent II

Multi-Screen Universe: TV, Tablets, Broadband, Smartphones and IPTV - Strategies for ConnectedTV Technology & Content

Will Law, Chief Architect of Media, Akamai

Mike Grushin, Partner, CIO, Omnigon

Campbell Foster, Director of Product Marketing for Video Solutions, Adobe

David Yates, Director of Service Provider Video Marketing, Cisco

William Frantz, Business Development Manager, Qualcomm

Andrew Solmssen, Managing Director, POSSIBLE, LOS ANGELES

Jim Long, CEO, Didja

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

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12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Hollywood and Media - Always Connected - Always On - Traditional Media Transformed! Tablets, SmartPhones to Cable and TV

Jason Rovou, Vice President, Ora TV

Jeff Shultz, VP of Business Development, CBS Interactive's Media group

Adam Ware, Senior Vice President, Head of Digital Media, Tennis Channel

Greg Portell, Partner, A.T. Kearney

Alex Limberis, VP, Business Development, Next Issue Media (Joint Venture - Condé Nast, Hearst, Meredith, News Corp., and Time Inc.)

Shawn Gold, Advisor, Wattpad.com, Moderator

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Track III: Poolside Tent I

Original Internet TV - The Cross Platform Explosion

Geoffrey Long, Technical Director & Research Fellow,  USC's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

David Neyman, Head of Creative Partnerships and Video Content Development, POPSUGAR Studios

Larry Tanz, CEO, Vuguru

Ron Bloom, CEO, BiteSizeTV

James (Jimmy) Yaffe, Chief Strategy Officer, Ziff Davis

John P. Roberts, former, EVP Digital Strategy and Branding, Endemol USA, Moderator

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Special Workshop

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM, Admiralty Room

Track VII: Big Data: Je t’Aime, Moi Non Plus”

Yves Bergquist, Business Development Manager, Ranker, Moderator

Gil Elbaz, Founder and CEO, Factual

Larry Vincent, Chief Branding Officer, UTA Brand Studio

Ravi Iyer, Principal Data Scientist, Ranker

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The ThinkTanks

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - The Director’s Room

Content & _____ Are King: Identifying the value proposition that makes content so valuable.

Steve Bradbury, Chief Operating Officer, Zazoom Media Group

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2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Video Anytime Anywhere: Video Across Platforms - Television, Broadband and Mobile - Understanding the Value Proposition

Jason Henderson, Senior Interactive TV Product Manager, Dish Network

Emil Rensing, Chief Digital Officer, EPIX

Doug Rosen, Head of Partnerships, TV Everywhere, NBCUniversal

JR Grant, VP of Product and Technology, Digital Media, Disney/ABC Television Group

Uday Navile, North America Business Development Leader for Telecom, Media and Entertainment, HCL America

Shahid Khan, Chairman and Chief Strategist, MediaMorph, Inc., Moderator

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Track II: Salon II

The Hollywood and Media Challenge: Mergers, Consolidations and Convergence Trends

Will Keenan, President, Endemol Beyond

Ezra Cooperstein, COO, Fullscreen

Evan Weiss, Manager / Producer, The Collective

Jody Simon, Partner, Entertainment Department Production Practice Chair, Fox Rothschild

Moderator:  Darrell D. Miller, Chair, Entertainment Law Department and Managing Partner, Fox Rothschild

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Track V: The Admiralty Room

Social, Tablet & SmartPhone Gaming - The Explosive Obsession!

Andrew Schneider, President and Co-founder, Live Gamer

Michael Ritter, SVP Business & Corporate Development, SGN

Jim Czulewicz, Chief Revenue Officer, JumpStart

Brian Selzer, Vice President, Business and Product Development, DAQRI

Vikram Goel, VP Games Business, Nickelodeon

David Traub, President, unityfor, Moderator
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The ThinkTanks
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - The Director’s Room
“The End Of TV Won't Come From The Internet, It Will Come From Your Mobile Phone”
Robert Tercek, Chairman of the Creative Visions Foundation

Frank Chindamo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Fun Little Movies

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3:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I: Salon I - Live Webcast from this Room

Leveraging Content and Celebrity For Cross-Platform Success: Brands and Entertainers Collaborate

Amy Friedlander, Head of Business Development, West Coast, Uber

Jen O'Connell, Head of U.S. TV, CORE Media Group

Christina Martin, CEO, Backstage Artist Lounge

Adam Smith, Regional Vice President & National Automotive Sales, Vevo

Jon Housman, co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Ora.TV  ( Larry King Now)

Jeff Rose, CEO, The Rose Group

Steven Masur, Senior Partner, Cowan DeBaets Abrahams & Sheppard LLP, Moderator

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Tablets, Smartphones, PC & TV

All Video - All the Time

Track II: Salon II

Hollywood Rules: Tech is Good, But Content and Brand are Great! Producing on All Platforms

Melanie Reardon, Senior Director of Development, Jupiter Entertainment

Katie Lavin, VP, Digital Marketing, Twentieth Century Fox

Sebastien Perioche, Chairman/CEO, Eurocinema

Kesila Childers, Vice President of Digital Media, Bunim/Murray Productions

Matthew Evans, SVP, Digital, Nickelodeon

Jay Samit, Serial Entrepreneur & Author, Moderator

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Track IV: Poolside Tent I

The Hollywood Producer - The Real Deal - Projects, Strategies - The Creative Community Looks at the Future

Damon Berger, CEO, Co-Founder, What's Trending

Melissa Schneider, Senior Vice President of Creative Development and Production, New Form Digital Studios

Scott Ehrlich, CEO Agility Studios

Rafi Mamalian, EVP, Collective Digital Studios

David Tochterman, President, Versatility Media, Moderator
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Tuesday, October 21st
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM, Open to All Attendees
End-of Day Poolside Reception - Ritz Carlton
 
Special Event:  Marina Vista Room
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
The TV Summit, Live Webcast from this Room

The Evening Internet TV Screenings, Meet and Greet

Digital Hollywood - Day Three
Wednesday, October 22nd

Breakfast Event - Ballroom Terrace

7:45 AM - 9:00 AM, Live Webcast from this Room

Establishing the UltraHD 4K TV Marketplace: Strategies in Technology and Content Innovation

Rob Tobias, President, MHL Consortium

Nick Colsey, Vice President, Television Division, Sony Corporation

Dr. Sean McCarthy, Fellow of the Technical Staff, ARRIS

Steve Silver, Director, Technical Business Development, Mobile & Connected Solutions Group, Sandisk

James M. Burger, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP, Moderator

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9:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Track II: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Ultimate TV: The OTT, Cross Platform, Multiscreen Experience - Navigated by Set-top, Mobile Device or Console

Thomas K. Arnold, publisher and editorial director, Home Media Magazine

Anupam Gupta, EVP, Cloud Services, Vubiquity

Greg Willis, ‎Partner, Application Innovation Services, Media & Entertainment, IBM Global Business Services

Michael Jeffrey, Vice President Engineering, Peel

Michael Goodman, Director, Digital Media Strategies

Brian Miller, Director of Business Development for Branded Products, Western Digital

Ty Roberts, Co-founder and Chief Strategy Officer, Gracenote

Rick Doherty, co-founder and Director, The Envisioneering Group, Moderator

For Session Description and Speaker Bios - Click Here

 

Track III: Salon III

The Always Connected Consumer - Apps, Devices, Networks - The Social & Entertainment Lifestyle

Kevin Wassong, CEO, LIN Mobile

Brian Burke, CEO, Smashing Ideas

Chaim Haas, Head of Communications, Glide

Mike Schneider, VP of Marketing, Skyhook

David B. Williams, CEO, Volectro

Max Fischer, President and CEO, BeLinked

Paolo Sigismondi, MBA, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, USC, Moderator

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10:45 AM - Noon

Track I: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Internet TV Technology - Defining the Connected TV, Tablet & Smartphone Interactive Consumer Experience

Albhy Galuten, VP of Media Technology Strategy, Sony Network Entertainment

Ian Greenblatt, Vice President/Strategy & Business Development. ARRIS

Jim Monroe, co-founder and SVP of Programming, Net2TV

Chris Wagner, Executive Vice President and Co-Founder, NeuLion

Christophe Louvion, CTO, M-GO

David Jones, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, ViXS Systems Inc.

Geoffrey Tully, President, Geoffrey Tully Inc., Moderator

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Track III: Poolside Tent I

Over the Top Platforms - TV, iPad - Tablet - SmartPhone - PC - Connecting into the Future

Kim Hurwitz, SVP, Programming, FilmOn.TV Networks, Inc.

Randa Minkarah, Managing Partner, OneAccord DIGITAL, LLC

Nash Parker, Director, Emerging Technology Commercialization, Alcatel-Lucent

Malachi Bierstein, SVP Sales and Marketing, Saffron Digital

Robin Wilson, VP of Business Development, NAGRA

David Catzel, Senior Platform Strategy Advisor, Developer Platform Evangelism Group, Microsoft

James M. Burger, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP, Moderator

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Noon - 12:45 PM - Open to all Attendees

ThinkTank A: The Director's Room

Google Hangout: Innovative Tools and Strategies for Entrepreneurs and Mediapreneurs

AnnDeVere: Executive Producer 'Access to Experts'  and GVN TV

Nobby Kleinman: Author and Internet Marketing Expert

Silvia Kratzer, Professor of Film,TV and Digital Media, UCLA, Moderator

additional speakers: TBA


12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

Track II: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Three Screen Challenge: TV, Mobile & PC: Delivering High Rez Video - High End Audio - Consumer Experience

Chris Cukor, Business Development, LG Silicon Valley Lab

Jim Chase, Chief Evangelist, Silicon Image, Inc.

Mark Turner, Content Relations Dolby Laboratories

Phil Lelyveld, Consultant and Project Lead, Entertainment Technology Center@USC

DTS, speaker to be announced

Dan Cryan, Senior Director, Digital Media and Broadband, HIS, Moderator

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Track IV: Poolside Tent I

Digital Deals - Networks, Studios and Producers - Monetizing Content Across Platforms

Vanessa Del Muro, Head of Global Talent, StyleHaul

Russell Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Starz

David Shall, COO & General Counsel, Vuguru

Josette Bonte, Chief Strategy Officer, CTM: Institute for Communication Technology Management, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California

Lucy Goldenhersh, Principal, IP Digital

Cleveland O'Neal, President/CEO, Connection III Entertainment Corp.

Darren Cross, VP, Business and Corporate Development, Maker Studios

Michael Sid, CEO, Mediamorph, Moderator

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Track V: The Plaza Room

The Social TV Ecosystem: Smart TVs, Guides, OTT Content, Tablets-Smartphones and Apps

Luc Tomasino, Director, Tablet TV

Peter Liu, CEO , TwoVee

Diane Bernard, CEO, FLM.TV

Jeremy Toeman, President, Dijit Media

Colas Overkott, CEO, Visiware

Al Cadena, Senior Account Director, Beeby Clark+Meyler

David Bloom, Digital content production and partnerships, Deadline.com, Moderator

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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM - Open to all Attendees

ThinkTank: The Director's Room

Video Delivery Strategies:  Video Performance  - Mobile Performance - Web Performance –Managing Your Content as a Top Tier Player

Brett Mertens, Senior CDN Product Manager, Internap

 

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

ThinkTank A: The Director's Room

Video Acceleration on the Net – Enhancing the Last Mile Delivery

Yoel Zanger, CEO and Founder, Giraffic


2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Track II: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Hybrid TV - Delivering the Ultimate TV Experience: Broadcast, Cable, Premium & OTT Content

Mark Jeffery, Sr Director, Technical Strategy - Mediacom
Group Function Technology, Ericsson

Brian Jaquet, Communications Director, Sling Media

Dan Sweeney, Western Division Vice President, The Allant Group

Steve McKay, CEO, Entone

Ajay Dugar, Digital Strategist, Kinected Consulting

Xavier Kochhar, President and CEO, Video Genome Project

David Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH Potomac, Moderator

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Track IV: Salon III

Content for the New Platforms: Custom Programming and Branded Advertising

Adam Graves, EVP of Client Service, Threshold Interactive

Larry Laboe, President of Production, SXM

Ryan McConville, SVP, Business Development & Partnerships, Kargo

Stacy Wormser, Sales Lead for the West Coast, Stumbleupon

Paul Frank, Executive Vice President, Series Development & Acquisitions, BabyFirst

Anthony Layser, Head of US Content Development, Dailymotion

Greg Letourneau, CEO, Knowlera Media

Bob Gold, Principal, Bob Gold & Associates, Moderator

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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

ThinkTank A: The Director's Room

Congrats, You've Got a New Media Hit-- Where's The Upside?  What is Your Film, Your YouTube, YourVideo Worth?

Christopher Kenneally, Director, Business Development, Copyright Clearance Center

Rob H. Aft, President, Compliance Consulting LLC

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3:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I: Salon II, Live Webcast from this Room

Video Everywhere - Technologies & Platforms - Enabling the Next Generation of Over-the-Top TV

Peter Ward, Director Product Portfolio and Strategy, Verizon Digital Media Services

Steve Ehrlich, Business Development, Hewlett Packard

Dave Cornella, Vice President of Strategic Business Develop, Deluxe Digital Distribution

Sudhir Kaushik, Senior Director of Product Management, Ooyala

Gavin Goodvach, Head of Content, AnyClip Media

John Petrocelli | Founder Bulldog Digital Media

Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company, Moderator

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Track II: Poolside Tent I

Monetizing Entertainment Programming - Exploring Business Models: Branding, Advertising, Subscription, Syndication - Video Across Platforms

Greg Galloway, CEO, iflixtv, LLC

Tina (Ialongo) Hoover, VP Marketing & Interactive Experiences at Scientific Games

Jeff Roach, Chief Strategy Officer, Fuel Youth

Jonathan Tavss, President, Scarlet Strategic

Messiah Jacobs, founder and President, Four Screens Production

Arlene Zeichner, Principal, Selavy Associates, Moderator

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Track III: Salon III,

Content Rights and Technology Solutions in Media and Entertainment: Implementation of Technology Strategies - Protecting the Product

John Gildred, Vice President of Product Management, Intertrust

Graham M Oakes, CEO, Media Science International, Chairman, Digital Watermarking Alliance

Julia Goodwin, Sr. Manager, Optimity Advisors

Thomas Siegman, Executive Vice President, Innovation, Strategy & Client Relations, RSG

Ken Rudman, Senior Product Marketing Manager, Civolution

Thomas Siegman, Executive Vice President, Innovation, Strategy & Client Relations, RSG Media

Rajan Samtani, SVP Sales and Marketing, Peer Media Technologies, Moderator
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5:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Open to All Attendees
End-of Day Poolside Reception
 
Special Evening Event
Wednesday, October 22nd - Ballroom Terrace
Reception and Special Event
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM, Live Webcast from this Room
to be announced

 

Thursday, October 23rd
Drill Down Day at Digital Hollywood

 
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
ThinkTank II: Plaza Room

Managing the Video Strategy: Distribution Channels, Advertising and Technology

Joe Swift, founder, 7 Stories Up

Josh Lamb, Founder and CEO, Multipop

Paul Jetter, Industry Principal and Lead for Media and Entertainment, Hightail

Markus Almer, Director, VideoRx, Moderator
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11:05 AM - 12:20 PM
ThinkTank III: Ballroom Terrace

Video Innovation! Social Video, Personalized Video, Real-Time Video - Communication and Commerce

Field Garthwaite, CEO, Iris.TV

Bee Ottinger, CEO, SnapCuts

Philip Nelson, Chief Relationship Officer, NewTek, Inc

Alex LeMay, CEO, founder, and executive producer, New Velocity Media

Jon Skogmo, Chief Executive Officer, JukinMedia

Collin Lee, Vice President, Marketing, Influxis

Dave Lazar, Co-Founder & CEO, Stage TEN

Bill Newell, President, North South Studios LLC, Moderator
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12:50 PM - 2:00 PM

ThinkTank II: Director’s Room

The Always Connected Consumer - Apps, Devices, Networks - The Social & Entertainment Lifestyle

Gil Dudkiewicz, Founder and CEO, Startapp

Greg Wester, EVP Business Development, Mobile Posse

Nathan Keating, co-founder, BuildFire

Keith Newman, Managing Partner, Newman Media, Moderator

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ThinkTank III: Ballroom Terrace

The Power of YouTube: Unlocking the Power of Advertising and Programming

Marcelo Camberos, CEO, ipsy

Mike Pusateri, Founder, CEO, Bent Pixels

Juan Bruce, CEO and Co-Founder, Epoxy

Marc Hustvedt, Head of Digital, REACH Agency

Scott Meldrum, Executive Director for Interactive, WONGDOODY

Rob Ciampa, Chief Marketing Officer, Pixability

Adam Pincus, Executive Vice President, Programming & Production, GroupM Entertainment NA, Moderator

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ThinkTank IV: Plaza Room

TV Everywhere: The Content & Commerce Opportunity - From Live Streaming & Video Syndication to Video Ad Insertion

Fuad Hawit, CEO and Founder, Groopie

Gene Pao, VP of Digital Media, Shout Factory

Matt Smith, Chief Evangelist, Anvato

Jason Lopatecki, Chief Strategy Officer, Tube Mogul

Ron Yurman, founder, Spud!, Moderator
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2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

ThinkTank III: Director’s Room

Content for the New Platforms: Custom Programming, Product Placement and Branded Advertising

Stephanie Piche', founder and Executive Producer of Mingle Media TV Network

Rick Keppler, president, Keppler Entertainment

Ken Mayer, Chairman and CEO, GTV

Burnes Hollyman, President, GHOST MACHINE TM

Alex McAfee, CEO, Seek Retreat

Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance, Moderator

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ThinkTank IV: Ballroom Terrace

Intersection of Social and TV: The 2nd Screen Experience - From Social Viewing and Communication to Data Visualization

Colin Hornett, Executive Producer, iPowow

Sean Malatesta, CEO, Micasa Multi-Platform TV Network

Tim Glomb, VP of Entertainment, Wayin

Bill Jensen, American Crime Journalist & Producer, Moderator

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