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October 19-22, 2009 at the Loews in Santa Monica
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May 4-7, 2009, The Loews, Santa Monica

Digital Hollywood Fall, Santa Monica, California
Date: October 27 - 30, 2008
Location: The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, California, Tel: (310) 458-6700

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Digital Hollywood has multiple tracks on each day. Attendees will be free to move from conference room to conference room during the day. There will be from four to seven concurrent sessions - depending on the Day - see the very long agenda below.


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Monday, October 27th
I. Kick-Off Luncheon - Special Roundtable
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM, First come, first served
Sony Online Entertainment and IBM Present

Virtual Worlds - Real Leaders
Against the backdrop of a more distributed and virtual business world, key entertainment industry and creative figures explore how online video game worlds offer real world leadership lessons
Daniel Sieberg, Science and Technology Correspondent, CBS News and co-host of G Word, Planet Green, Moderator
Speakers
Ari Arad, President of Production, Arad Productions
Roy Bahat General Manager, IGN Entertainment
Torrie Dorrell, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing- Sony Online Entertainmen
David Laux, Global Executive, Interactive Media, IBM
Michael Zyda, Director of the USC GamePipe Laboratory, and a Professor of Engineering Practice, USC Department of Computer Science

II. Monday, October 27
5:00 PM - Poolside at the Loews - End-of-Day Reception
Hosted by Optaros

III. 6:15 PM -
VIP Dinner and Discussion
"All Access Olympics and the Future of Live Online Entertainment"
Hosted by: Schematic
Moderator:
John Paczkowski, Wall Street Journal and All Things Digital
Panelists:
Perkins Miller, SVP Digital Media for NBC Universal Sports & Olympics
Scott Guthrie, Corporate VP for the developer division at Microsoft
Matthew Rechs, CTO, Schematic

IV. 5:00 PM - Reception at the Loews
Mobile Excellence Awards, The Best in Mobile Entertainment
Presented by Mobile Monday Global

V. Special Event - Monday, Oct. 27 - 6:15 PM:
6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday, Oct. 27 - 6:15 PM:
IDA - International Documentary Assocation presents
Fear and Loathing on the ONLINE Campaign Trail - (open to all Digital Hollywood attendees and IDA members)
Hosted by: Eddie Schmidt, Executive Director IDA, Academy Award nominated producer for 'This Film is Not Yet Rated'
Speakers:
Jeffrey Tuchman, Peabody and Emmy-Award winning documentary producer / Clinton campaign advisor; David Gale, Executive VP New Media at MTV Networks, co-founder MTV Films, producer "Election"
Stefan Forbes, director "Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story"
Michele Ohayon, director, "Your Government Failed You"
Richard A.Clarke, Academy Award nominated director
Elan Frank, producer "Women of the World - A Breed Apart" featuring rare and exclusive footage of Sarah Palin.

VI. Tuesday, October 28th
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Special VIP Session
YouTube Partner Roundtable (limited seating)
Kevin Yen,
Head of Strategic Partner Management, YouTube
Fran Shea, founder and general manager, HBOlab
Josh Freeman, EVP, Digital Media, Discovery Communications
Michael Arrieta, EVP of Digital Distribution, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Jed Simmons, COO, NextNewNetworks
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VII. Monday, October 27th
Co-Located Event
DCIA Conference
P2P Video Conference - Click Here

VIII. Special Event
Tuesday, Oct. 28th, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The Venture Event: Web 2.0 Content Company
Hosted by: Microsoft Strategy Team and socalTech.com (Invite Only)
Silent Auction to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation “JDRF” Click HERE or email Paul Shapiro - paulgshap@earthlink.net, JDRF Los Angeles, Treasurer & Board Member
Confirmed Speakers:
Jeffrey Ball, Vice President Strategy, Sourcing, and Finance at News Corp.
Anne Marie Roussel, Director of Strategic & Emerging Business, Microsoft Corporation
Curt Marvis, President of Digital Media, LIONSGATE
Derek Broes, SVP Worldwide Business Development, Paramount Pictures (Moderator)
Confirmed Presenters:
David van Eyssen, MILCHAN/VANEYSSEN, Paramount Digital Entertainment
Sandy Grushow, President, Filmaka
Kevin Kerslake, President & Executive Producer, MEDIAPASS GIGANTIC

IX. Special Workshop
1:30 PM – 4:00 - Open to All Attendees
Hosted by DVD Forum

DVD Forum North America Promotional Conference
Mark Waring,
Director, SANYO
Kilroy Hughes, Senior Manager, Microsoft
Julia Cutler, Vice President, Sonic Solutions
Michele Edelman, Director, Warner Digital Distribution Div.
Drew Mabry, Director, Nero
Douglas Hunter, Vice President, DDD

X. Special Event
Wednesday, October 29th - 9:00 AM - Noon
The Korea Entertainment & Technology Strategic Sessions
Presented by Better Communications & Consulting
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XI. Wednesday, Oct. 29th - 6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
VIP "Content Rights - Content Monetization Dinner”
co-hosted by ContentGuard and The Digital Watermarking Alliance

Pre-Day Events
The Strategic Sessions
Monday, October 27th
10:00 AM – 11:15 AM
Media & Entertainment Valuation Symposium
Hosted by: Media Valuation Partners
Peter Daley,
Vice President, Union Square Advisers
Derek L. Norton, Managing Partner, Watertower Group
Lori H. Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Director of Emerging Media, Interpublic Emerging Media Lab
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media
Larry Gerbrandt, Principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Kick-Off Luncheon - Special Roundtable
11:45 AM - 12:45 PM, first come, first served
Sony Online Entertainment and IBM Present
Virtual Worlds - Real Leaders
Daniel Sieberg, Science and Technology Correspondent, CBS News and co-host of G Word, Planet Green, Moderator
Speakers
Ari Arad, President of Production, Arad Productions
Roy Bahat General Manager, IGN Entertainment
Torrie Dorrell, Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Marketing- Sony Online Entertainmen
David Laux, Global Executive, Interactive Media, IBM
Michael Zyda, Director of the USC GamePipe Laboratory, and a Professor of Engineering Practice, USC Department of Computer Science

1:00 PM – 2:15 PM
Track I -
Money, Media, Entertainment & Technology
The New Hollywood Equation – Content Owners, New Platforms, Agents & Commerce
P. Clark Hallren, Managing Director, JPMorgan Securities Inc.
Steve Stanford, Partner and President, Content and Entertainment, Agency 3.0
Alix Cottrell, General Manager, Fancast.com, Comcast Interactive Media
Virginia Turezyn, Managing Director, American Capital
Dan Palmer, VP, Corporate Development, Atigeo
Conrad Riggs, “Survivor” and “The Apprentice”
Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - The Advertising Platform
Hypertargeting: Ad Networks, Ad Serving and Ad Targeting
Andrew Smith,
SVP Director of Interactive, Saatchi & Saatchi New York
Dean Carignan, Director, Advertising Business Strategy, Entertainment & Devices Division, Microsoft Corporation
Gustavo Alvarado, Partner, Group Media Director, MEC Interaction
Ben Weinberger, CEO, Digitalsmiths
Mark Mullen, Managing Director, Head of Investment Banking Los Angeles, RBC
Bob Dillon, Vice President, Product Marketing, Yahoo! Advertising Marketplaces Group
Beth Bemis, Global Markets Director, Global Media & Entertainment Center, Ernst & Young LLP, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III - Hollywood 2.0 – Platforms and Content
Social Networks, UGM and Traditional Media: Strategies in Content, Communications and Commerce
Marc Ruxin, SVP, Director, Digital Strategy and Innovation, McCann Worldgroup
Justin Gunn, Vice-President of Online Programming, Current TV
Ramiro Sanchez, Director - Consumer Media, Thomson Reuters
Neil Stevenson, New Media and Entertainment group, IDEO
Tapan Bhat, Yahoo!
Chad Gutstein, Executive Vice President, Ovation TV
Angelo Sotira, CEO and co-founder, deviantART.com
Gabriel M. Ramsey, Associate, Orrick, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV - The Personalized Media Experience – Mobile, Social Media & Search
The Mobile Platform 2.0: Establishing the Personalized Video, Music, and Communications Experience
Shawn Molodow, Director Business Development, Content & Internet Services, Xohm, WiMAX from Sprint
Francisco Varela, Head, Mobile Operator Relationships, YouTube
John Hallman, Manager, Market Development, Video and Mobile Television, Motorola
Fred McIntyre, Senior Vice President, AOL Video
Margo Epstein, Media Sales, Nokia Interactive Advertising
Jim Hollingsworth, Senior VP of Sales & Marketing, Gracenote
Bill Stone, Chief Executive Officer, Handango
Bryan Biniak, CEO, Jacked.com, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Track I -
Hollywood 2.0 – Platforms and Content
Producing and Monetizing Content: The Online, Viral & Episodic Video Phenomenon
Miles Beckett, Co-Founder and CEO, EQAL, Co-Creator and Executive Producer, lonelygirl15 and KateModern
Craig Shapiro, President of New Media at GOOD
Marti Nyman, Vice President, Strategic Development, Swarmcast
Chris Petrovic, VP - Digital Media, Playboy Media Group
Donick Cary, Executive Producer, “Lil’ Bush”
Fred Goldring, Partner, Goldring, Hertz & Lichtenstein, Exec. Producer, Will.i.am “Yes We Can” Obama video
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - Reinventing Advertising
Advertising NEXT: Social Networks, User Generated Video, Search, Blogs, IMs, Podcasts, Broadband and Mobile, - It's the Breakthrough Year!
Jared Hendler, Worldwide Executive Creative Director, Edelman Digital
Deeje Cooley, Senior Evangelist, Dynamic Media Organization, Adobe Systems
Dr. Augustine Fou, SVP, Digital Lead, MRM Worldwide
Sherwood Stranieri, Director of Natural Search, SMG Search, Starcom MediaVest Group
Carla Bourque, VP of Media & Entertainment, Nielsen Online
Brett Brewer, President, Adknowledge
Terry S. Bienstock, CEO, Mobilactive Media, LLC., former EVP & General Counsel, Comcast Cable, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III - Hollywood 2.0 – Platforms and Content
Innovation on the Web: Breakthroughs in Entertainment and Technology
Mike Rich, VP and General Manager of Entertainment, AOL Music, AOL Radio, AOL Television and Moviefone.com
Josette Bonte, Chief Digital Media Strategist, IBSG Global Media and Satellite Practice, Cisco
Joe Arancio, SVP, Digital Media, Sony Pictures Television
Darcy Lorincz, CEO, Origin Digital
Joe Ferreira, Senior Vice President, Content Acquisition and Creative Liaison, CBS Interactive – Entertainment
Cheryl Lucanegro, Vice President, Advertising Sales, Pandora
Michael S. Scherotter, Media & Communications Industry Architect, Microsoft Corporation
Arlene Zeichner, Principal, Selavy Associates, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV - The Personalized Media Experience – Mobile, Social Media & Search
The Personalized Web; The Personalized Application; Personalized Television; Personalized Social Experience
David Maher Roberts, CEO, Filter
Neil Roseman, CEO, Evri
Mark Walsh, CEO, GeniusRocket
John Bryan, VP/Head of Business Development, Stumbleupon
Srinivasan "Sesh" Seshadri, Chief Technology Officer, Kosmix
Frank Sinton III, CEO and Founder, Mefeedia
Stephen Condon, former, Vice President, Worldwide Marketing, Verisign, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:45 PM – 5:00 PM
Track I -
Money, Media, Entertainment & Technology
Celebrity Media Transforms Broadband, Mobile, Social Media and TV
Sibyl Goldman, VP, Yahoo! Movies, TV, omg! and Shine
David McMahon, Director, Digital, NBC Universal Television Distribution
Tyler Goldman, CEO, Buzznet
Todd Gold - Managing Editor, Fancast.com, Comcast Interactive Media
Adam Curry, President and Co-founder of Mevio
Bill Jensen, Director of New Media, Village Voice Media
Bambi Francisco, CEO, Vator.tv, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - Reinventing Advertising
Advertising Accountability: Metrics and Analytics around Video, Social Media, P2P and User Generated Media
Jane Felice, Director, comScore
Ken Papagan, President & Chief Strategy Officer, Rentrak Corporation
Charley Shoemaker, Director of Video Measurement Products, Nielsen Online
Konrad Feldman, co-founder & CEO, Quantcast
Levy Cohen, Chief Executive Officer, Collarity, Inc.
Ryan Burke, Managing Director, Sales and Business Development, Compete
Mark Ghuneim, CEO, Wiredset, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III - Hollywood 2.0 – Platforms and Content
The Exploding Appetite of Film, Cable, TV and Broadband Networks - The New Golden Age of Hollywood
Dan Fawcett, President, Fox Digital Media
Michael Kernan, Chief Executive Officer, NuMedia Studios (former executive ICM)
Rob Hayes, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Showtime Digital Media
Lori H. Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Director of Emerging Media, Interpublic Emerging Media Lab
Josh Freeman, EVP, Digital Media, Discovery Communications
James Segil, co-founder & President, EdgeCast Networks
Chris Monteleone, Vice President, Interactive, MSG Interactive (a division of Madison Square Garden, Inc.)
Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV - The Personalized Media Experience – Mobile, Social Media & Search
Personalized Media Platforms – Widgets, User Generated Media, News, Music & Blogs
Michael Spiegelmann, Senior Director, Yahoo! Music
JD Lasica, founder, OurMedia.org/Partner, Outhink Media/President, Social Media Group
Chris Tolles, CEO, Topix
Marc Goodman, Director, North America Marketing Group, Alcatel-Lucent
Patrick Moorhead, Director of Emerging Media, Avenue A | Razorfish
James Hirsen, Entertainment Editor, Newsmax
Brad Brodigan, President and Chief Executive Officer, Biz360, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Monday, October 27
5:00 PM - Poolside at the Loews - End-of-Day Reception
Hosted by Optaros



Special Event - by invitation
VIP Dinner and Discussion
"All Access Olympics and the Future of Live Online Entertainment"
Hosted by: Schematic
Moderator:
John Paczkowski, Wall Street Journal and All Things Digital
Panelists:
Perkins Miller, SVP Digital Media for NBC Universal Sports & Olympics
Scott Guthrie, Corporate VP for the developer division at Microsoft
Matthew Rechs, CTO, Schematic

6:00 PM - Reception
Mobile Excellence Awards, The Best in Mobile Entertainment
Presented by Mobile Monday Global


6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
Monday, Oct. 27 - 6:15 PM:
IDA - International Documentary Assocation presents
Fear and Loathing on the ONLINE Campaign Trail - (open to all Digital Hollywood attendees and IDA members)
Hosted by: Eddie Schmidt, Executive Director IDA, Academy Award nominated producer for 'This Film is Not Yet Rated'
Speakers:
Jeffrey Tuchman, Peabody and Emmy-Award winning documentary producer / Clinton campaign advisor;
David Gale, Executive VP New Media at MTV Networks, co-founder MTV Films, producer "Election"
Stefan Forbes, director "Boogie Man: The Lee Atwater Story"
Michele Ohayon, director, "Your Government Failed You" Richard A.Clarke, Academy Award nominated director
Elan Frank, producer "Women of the World - A Breed Apart" featuring rare and exclusive footage of Sarah Palin.

Tuesday, October 28th
SuperSessions
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Track I:
Contextual Media & Advertising: Transforming and Redefining the Relationship Between the Consumer, Advertising and Media Platforms
Jim Barnett, co-founder and CEO, Turn
Greg Johnson - Partner and President, Brands and Agencies, Agency 3.0
Scott L. Brown, Senior Vice President, Strategic Relationships, Marketing and Technology: Nielsen Media Research
Matt Stodder, VP Advertising Strategy & Operations, Gorilla Nation
Alma Derricks, Director, Media & Entertainment Customer and Market Strategy, Deloitte Consulting LLP
Leslie Kues, Senior Director, Product Marketing, FAST, A Microsoft(r) Subsidiary
Drake Pruitt. CEO. Disruptive Works Media
Todd Herman, Founder & Chief Creative Officer, SpinSpotter, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Open Social Networking: Definition of an Industry
Angus Logan, Senior Technical Product Manager, Microsoft
Allen Hurff, Senior Vice President of Engineering, MySpace
David Recordon,
Open Platforms Tech Lead, Six Apart
John McCrea,
Vice President of Marketing, Plaxo
Seth J. Sternberg,
CEO, Meebo
Marc Canter,
CEO, Broadband Mechanics, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Widgets as a Platform: Content, Advertising, Communications
Hooman Radfar, co-founder and CEO, Clearspring
Michael Berkley, co-founder & CEO, SplashCast
Will Price, CEO, Widgetbox
Rooly Eliezerov, President & Co-Founder, Gigya
Jennifer Cooper, co-founder and CEO, MixerCast, Inc.
Sun Jen Yung, Managing Director, Investment Banking, Collins Stewart LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV
Innovation in Games, Game Networks and Social Gaming - Massive User Communities and Commerce
Jason Henderson, Games Product Manager, Verizon Communications
David Laux, Global Executive, Games & Interactive Entertainment, IBM
Spencer Hunt, Vice President, Game Production & Digital Product Development, Sony Pictures TV International
Isaac Babbs, CEO, Tapatap, Inc.
Frank van Oirschot, CCO, Ex Machina BV.
Tim Walsh, EVP, IGA Worldwide
Mike Vorhaus, Managing Director, Frank N. Magid Associates, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

10:45 AM - Noon
Track I:
Hollywood and the Digital Consumer: How Technology, Content and Services Establish the Next Level of Consumer Entertainment Experience
Bill Bradford, Senior VP of Content Strategy, Fox Digital Media
Aric Cheston, Interactive Creative Director, Dotglu
Ty Ahmad-Taylor, Vice President, Product Development, MTV Networks and Logo
Jason Kirk, Vice President, MySpaceTV
Steve Canepa, Vice President, Global Media & Entertainment Industry, IBM
John Penney, President, Foresee Entertainment
Jared Tobman, Senior Vice President and Executive in Charge of Production, Reveille LLC
Adrian Sexton, Co-Founder & CEO, New Medici LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Social Media & User Generated Media Economy: The Content, Personalization, Lifestyle and Advertising Phenomenon
Thom Kennon, VP, Strategic Channel Planning, Wunderman NY
Julie Haddon, Director, Marketing & Business Development, Twitter
Smokey D. Fontaine, Chief Content Officer, Interactive One
Jeff Taylor, CEO and founder, Eons, founder, Monster.com
Baris Karadogan, Partner, Velocity Interactive Group
Eric Wheeler, CEO, co-founder, 33Across
Shawn Gold, Partner, SocialApproach, former CMO, MySpace, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Ubiquitous Video to the Consumer: The Technology & Content Enablers - Broadband, IPTV, Mobile & TV
Geoff Coco, Product Manager, Advertiser & Publisher Solutions-Emerging Media (Video), Microsoft
Tom Blaxland, Director of Product, Fancast.com, Comcast Interactive Media
Mike Kisch, Director of Consumer Marketing, Cisco
Ed Forman, COO and EVP, ActiveVideo Networks
Steve West, Director, North American Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent
Frank H. Nein, co-founder, SVP of Business Development & Marketing Communications, Lexicon Digital Communications
Chris Hong, Director of Service Provider Marketing, Juniper Networks
Keith Kocho, founder, ExtendMedia, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Personalized Mobile Experience – Social Networking: Breakthroughs in Search, Messaging, Entertainment, Video Capabilities & Advertising
Derrick Oien, President, Intercasting
Dan Monahan, Global Internet Segment Manager, Ultra Mobility Group, Intel, Inc.
Alex Barkaloff, Executive Producer, Digital Media, LIONSGATE
Brandon Lucas, Senior Director of Mobile Business Development, Myspace
David Kang, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Subscription Services, Rodale
Susan Cashen, Vice President, Marketing, mywaves
Ted Cohen, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

10:45 AM - Noon - Special Workshops
Workshop A:
The Arrival of 3D - Digital 3D Platform for Feature Films and Television
Greg Foster, President, Filmed Entertainment, IMAX
Steve Schklair, CEO, 3Ality Digital
Dave Naranjo, Director of Product Development, Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America
Vince Pace, founder, PACE
Mark Horton, Strategic Marketing Manager - Post and Broadcast, Quantel
Bruce K. Long, CEO, Iconix Video
Curt Tilly, Manager Digital Cinema, Microspace
Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Workshop B:
The Revolutionized Digital Workflow Experience: Understanding How Information Technology, Broadcast & Entertainment Production Merge
Steve Poehlein, Client Industry Executive, EDS
Tom Ohanian, Chief Strategy Officer, Signiant, Inc.
Jake Winett, Global Industry Manager of Media & Entertainment, Microsoft
Michelle Munson, president and co-founder, Aspera, Inc.
Mike Palmer, Director of Broadcast Digital Distribution Systems and Strategy, Associated Press
Kenneth Yas, Market Development Manager, Cameras, NA, Grass Valley
David Beebe, Director Video Production, Disney/ABC Television Digital Media Group, ABC.com & ABC Mobile
Joel Ordesky, Chief Technical Officer, Wexler Video, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Special Presentation:
Demos at Digital Hollywood – Transformative and Disruptive Technology
Hosted by: Art Chang, founder and CEO, Tipping Point Partners
Sangita Verma, CEO, TAG Networks
Jonathan Dern, President, Bigger Picture
Yangbin Wang, founder and CEO, Vobile Inc.
Marty Perlmutter, CEO, HireMe.tv LLC
Mani Iyer, CEO and Founder of Kwanzoo Inc.
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12:30 PM – 1:45 PM
Track I:
Hollywood Reinvented! Internet Video, Mobile, User Generated Media, IPTV and Broadband as Next Generation Mass Media Programming and Big Business
Sean Carey, Senior Executive Vice President, Sony Pictures Television
Stephen Chao, CEO and Co-Founder, WonderHowTo.com (former president of Fox TV, USA Networks and Sci-Fi Channel)
Lewis Henderson, Senior Vice President, William Morris Agency
Albie Hecht, CEO & founder, Worldwide Biggies
Daniel Becker, Director of Entertainment Content, The Associated Press
Peter Hoskins, CEO, maniaTV
David Wertheimer, Executive Director, ETC@USC
Edward K. Moran, Director of Product Innovation, Deloitte Services LP, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Game Power: Entertainment and Branding as Franchise - As Games Integrate into the Movie, Music, TV, Mobile, Advertainment & Custom Branded Experience
Don L. Daglow, President and CEO, Stormfront Studios Inc.
Gordon Paddison, Executive Vice President, New Media Marketing, New Line Cinema
Brett Close, President & CEO, 38 Studios
Randy Shaffer, Business Development Manager, Microsoft
Scot Rubin, Vice President of Marketing, Championship Gaming Series (CGS)
Russell G. Weiss, Partner, Morrison & Foerster LLP, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Embracing the Personalized Consumer - Entertainment, Technology and Commerce – Making the Transition to the AlwaysOn Home
Chris Law, founder, Aggregate Knowledge
Dick Anderson, General Manager, Media & Entertainment Industry, IBM
Erik Ramberg, Business Development, Windows Media Center, Microsoft
Phil Wiser, Co-Founder, Chairman and President, Sezmi
Richard Bullwinkle, Chief Evangelist, Macrovision
Peter Percosan, Executive Director of Broadband Strategy, Digital Connected Home Business, Texas Instruments
Mary Francia, Chief Marketing Officer, Infinite Video, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Mobile Commerce and Content - The Mobile Web, Off Deck Content, Mobile Search and Advertising Options
John Fogarty, VP, Business Development, Fox Mobile Entertainment
Alexandre Mars, Head of Mobile, Publicis Groupe and CEO, Phonevalley
Cheng Wu, co-founder and chairman, Azuki
Brian K. Johnson, Senior Vice President, Americas and Asia Pacific, mBlox
Larry Berkin, Vice President, Ecosystem and Corporate Business Development, ACCESS Systems Americas
Ron Faris, Director, Brand Development & Partnerships, Virgin Mobile USA
Morgan Guenther, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of AirPlay Network
Steve Bradbury, VP, Content Strategy & Business Affairs, GoTV Networks, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

2:15 PM – 3:30 PM
Track I:
Hollywood 2.0 - Content & Commerce: New Rules for the Film, TV, Broadband & Mobile Video Industry - Deals, Advertising and Commerce
Greg Goodfried, Co-Founder, President and COO, EQAL, Co-Creator and Executive Producer, lonelygirl15 and KateModern
Dick Glover, President and CEO, Or Die Networks and Funny or Die
Jim Moloshok, Executive Chairman, The GoFish Network
Jeffrey Calman, Vice President Studio Relations and New Media, Blockbuster
Lisa Farris, General Manager, Filmaka
Brent Weinstein, Chief Executive Officer, 60 Frames
Mara Sternthal, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Ascent Media Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
The Future of Enhanced Advertising: Addressing Brands, Message, Technology, Media and Entertainment
Tim Hanlon, Executive Vice President, Ventures, Denuo - A Publicis Groupe Company
Doug Scott, President, OgilvyEntertainment
Carolyn Everson, Executive Vice President, Strategy and Operations, U.S. Ad Sales, MTV Networks
Matti Leshem, founder and CEO, Protagonist
Jeremy Lockhorn, Director of Emerging Media, Avenue A | Razorfish
David Cooper, Senior Vice President and Publisher, Sportnet Tuesday
Xavier Kochhar, Partner, Strategy and Business Development, Media Link, LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Television without Boundaries: Cable, Telco, Satellite, Broadband & Mobile Define the Future of Entertainment and Communications
Ryan O’Hara, President, TV Guide Network
Amy Friedlander-Hoffman, President, Priority Digital Media
Kristin Rolla, Director of Business and Content, AOL Television and Moviefone.com, AOL
Michael Gordon – Chief Strategy Officer and Co-Founder, Limelight Networks
Mark Taylor, Senior Vice President, Strategy & Business Development, Content Markets, Level 3 Communications
Mitch Oscar, EVP Televisual Applications, MPG
Shahid Khan, Partner, Interactive Broadband Consulting, LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Movies, TV and Video for Mobile - Entertainment & Information Programming Jumpstarts the Revolution
Edward Skolarus, Vice President, Business & Operations, Fox Reality Channel, News Corporation
Marie Jacobson, EVP Programming and Production, International Networks, Sony Pictures TV International
Tim Connolly, VP of Mobile Distribution, Disney/ESPN/ABC
Ray DeRenzo, SVP Product, Programming and Marketing, MobiTV
Dan Hsieh, Senior Business Advisor, ION Media Networks, Inc.
Matthew Feldman, President and CEO, Versaly Entertainment
Frank Chindamo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Fun Little Movies, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshops
2:15 PM – 3:30 PM
Workshop A:
The Entertainment and Media Legal Issues
DRM 101 – The DRM Primer: Rights Management – Rights Holder Issues – The Content vs. Technology Collision
Dr. Jian Zhao, CTO, Thomson STS
Ton Kalker, Senior Research Scientist, Hewlett-Packard
Paul Jessop, Chief Technology Officer, RIAA
Jon Healey, Editorial writer, Los Angeles Times
James M. Burger, Attorney at Law, Dow Lohnes, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Workshop B:
Virtual World and Multiplayer Gaming Explosion - PC, Console and Mobile
Patrick Ford, VP of Marketing and Community Development, K2 Network, Inc.
Bob Ferrari, Vice President, Business Development, Turbine Inc.
Teemu Huuhtanen, EVP, Marketing, Ad Sales and Business Development, Sulake Corporation
Rob Uhrich, Senior Director, Digital Markets, PaymentOne
John Bates, Director, Business Development, Entropia Universe
David Traub, VP Business Development, DigitalSportsMedia, Moderator

For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Track I:
The Television, the PC, Online Video and the Digital Consumer Experience
Robert Malnati, Director, Business Development, Broadband Solutions Group, Home and Networks Mobility, Motorola, Inc.
Charlie Boswell, Director of Digital and Entertainment, AMD
Tara Maitra, Vice President, General Manager, Content Services, TiVo Inc.
Tom Morgan, Chief Strategy Officer, Move Networks
Frank Simanson, Vice President of Product Management, Qwest
Jeffrey Binder, General Partner, Genovation Capital, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
The Hollywood Producer - The Real Deal: Reinventing the Strategy, the Platforms and the Revenue Streams
Zachary Posner, VP, Corporate Development, National Lampoon
Jack Binder, Producer, "Reign Over Me", "The Upside of Anger"
Douglas Gayeton, Film Making Pioneer, "Molotov Alva", “Johnny Mnemonic”
Bob Horowitz, President and Executive Producer, Juma Entertainment
Paul Kontoni, Chief Executive and a co-founder, For Your Imagination
Joey Carson, CEO, Hollywood Interactive Group, and former CEO, Bunim/Murray Productions
Gary Auerbach, President, Go Go Luckey Productions
David Tochterman, President Moving Target Entertainment, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Advertising and Technology - Games, Interactive TV, Cable, Broadband, UGM & Mobile - Ad-insertion, On-Demand and Back-End Management
Ross Drogoszewski, Principle for the Global Communications, Media and Entertainment, Hewlett-Packard
R. Michael Leo, CEO and President, Operative
Nash Parker, Director, North American Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent
Todd Hinders, SVP Business Development and Sales, ExtendMedia
James Semenak, Principal Consultant eBusiness & Digital Media, Teradata Corporation
Scott Cohen, President, Dimestore Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Entertainment Marketing: Platforms, Brands, Image, Message, & Sell-Through
Adam Stewart, Vertical Director, Media & Entertainment Group, Google
Bettina Sherick, Vice President, International Digital Marketing, Twentieth Century Fox
Russell Scott, CEO and Creative Director, Jetset Studios
Matt Winslow, Senior Vice President, Branded Entertainment, Generate
Greg Kahn, SVP Strategic Insights, Optimedia US
Sjoerd Koopman, Managing Director Intellectual Capital, Sid Lee
Alex Ben Block, Editor at Large, The Hollywood Reporter, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM – Special Workshop
Workshop A:
Delivering Video Programming - Streaming and Live Broadband and Mobile: The Next Consumer Entertainment and Information Experience
Gary Baker, founder and CEO, ClipBlast!
Kelly Egan, Vice President, Business Development, Swarmcast
Perry Wu, CEO & Founder, BitGravity
Jonathan Lee, EVP Business Development, PiCAST Streaming Solutions
Mitchell Linden, Senior Vice President of Business Development, Reality Digital
Sarig Reichert, co-founder & VP Marketing, Flixwagon
Howard Greenfield, Industry Strategist & Columnist, Go Associates, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

5:00 PM
End-of-Day Poolside Reception at the Loews

6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Special VIP Session
YouTube Partner Roundtable (limited seating)
Kevin Yen,
Head of Strategic Partner Management, YouTube
Fran Shea, founder and general manager, HBOlab
Josh Freeman, EVP, Digital Media, Discovery Communications
Michael Arrieta, EVP of Digital Distribution, Sony Pictures Entertainment
Jed Simmons, COO, NextNewNetworks
For Full Information - Click Here

Special Event
Tuesday, Oct. 28th, 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
The Venture Event: Web 2.0 Content Company
Hosted by: Microsoft Strategy Team and socalTech.com (Invite Only)
Silent Auction to benefit the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation “JDRF” Click HERE or email Paul Shapiro - paulgshap@earthlink.net, JDRF Los Angeles, Treasurer & Board Member
Confirmed Speakers:
Jeffrey Ball, Vice President Strategy, Sourcing, and Finance at News Corp.
Anne Marie Roussel, Director of Strategic & Emerging Business, Microsoft Corporation
Curt Marvis, President of Digital Media, LIONSGATE
Derek Broes, SVP Worldwide Business Development, Paramount Pictures (Moderator)
Confirmed Presenters:
David van Eyssen, MILCHAN/VANEYSSEN, Paramount Digital Entertainment
Sandy Grushow, President, Filmaka
Daniel P. Harris / Kevin Kerslake, MEDIAPASS GIGANTIC

Digital Hollywood - Day Two
The Seminars
Wednesday, October 29th
Exhibits Open 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM
9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Track I: The Entertainment, Media & Technology Legal Issues
The Digital Consumer: Digital Choice and Access to Digital Content - Balancing Consumer Rights with Technology, Regulation and Legal Principles
Russ Rieger, Vice President of Strategic Initiatives, SpiralFrog
Marie Alexander, president and chief executive officer, Quova
Mark McKinnon, co-chairman, Arts & Labs
Patrick Ross, Executive Director, Copyright Alliance
Iain Scholnick, CEO and President, ImageSpan
Laurin Mills, Managing Partner, Nixon Peabody LLP
James M. Burger, Attorney at Law, Dow Lohnes, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Branded Media Marketing - TV, Film, Broadband, Mobile, Virtual Worlds, Music and Games – Reinventing the Commerce & Media Model
Brian Hirsh, President, Retail Entertainment Design (RED)
Phill Simon, Creative Director, Mondo Studios
Kevin Davis, president, Hollywood.com
Jordan Schlachter, Vice President of Strategy, TBA DEEP
Xavier Kochhar, Partner, Strategy and Business Development, Media Link, LLC
Jeremy Monroe, Director of Marketing and Business Development, Sulake North America
Tracey Machette, VP of New Business Development, DMI Music Branding
Neil McGinness, CEO, Weekly World News, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
The Web, Social Media and Advertising: Transforming and Disassembling the World of Traditional Media and Communications
Sam Wick, General Manager of Userplane and VP of AOL
Adam Wilson, SVP, Executive Creative Director of Consumer Engagement, McCann-Erickson Detroit
Stephanie Quay, Director of Business Development, Meebo.com
David Berkowitz, Director, Emerging Media, 360i
Todd Greene, COO and Co-founder, TrustedOpinion.com
Markus Almer, President and co-founder, Almer/Blank
Art Chang, founder and CEO, Tipping Point Partners, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Video Advertising: How New Consumer Habits Are Driving the Advertising Community to Innovate, and the Challenges with Scale, Part I
Jason Glickman, CEO, Tremor Media
Erick Hachenburg, CEO, Metacafe
Jim Benz, V.P. Business Development, CSG Systems – Content Direct
JP Colaco, Senior Vice President, Advertising, Hulu.com
Dave Toole, CEO, MediaMobz
Matt Kaplan, Chief Strategy Officer and VP of Solutions, PermissionTV
Daniel Harris, Chairman & CEO, MEDIAPASS Network, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Event
The Korea Entertainment & Technology Strategic Sessions
Presented by Better Communications & Consulting
Wednesday, October 29th
9:00 AM - Noon
Session I: Expanding Gaming Horizon: Game Content, Community & Commerce
Korean game businesses have shown considerable success in producing the world’s most popular online games. Now they are expanding their expertise to wider audiences in North America. The session discusses what Korean companies have learned about new business models, emerging platforms and community structures, and what the future may hold, along with examining how these developments ultimately will grow gaming in every market.
Robert Ferrari, Vice President, Business Development, Turbine, Inc.
Chris Swain, Co-director, Electronic Arts Game Innovation Lab/ Asst. Professor, USC Cinematic Arts
Don Choi, COO, OGPlanet
Philip Yun, CEO, NHN USA, Inc.
Moderator: Chris Marlowe, (former) Editorial Director, Digital Media, Hollywood Reporter

10:30 AM – 11:45 AM
Session II - Case Studies of US-Korea Collaboration
This panel, comprised of animation and visual effects professionals from both the US and Korea, will discuss recent collaborations in creating compelling entertainment content using Korean facilities on US product or vise versa. The panelists will discuss the pros and cons of the work and offer their thoughts on the future of collaboration efforts between the two countries, creating win-win strategies between the US and Korea.
Marlene Sharp, Producer/Manager, Distribution & Marketing, Enemes, Inc.
Ron Simonson, Visual Effects Supervisor, The Forbidden Kingdom
Sam Park, Producer, Semologic, Inc.
Jae Moh, President, Motif RMC, Inc.
David J. Corbett, Executive Producer, “Pink Panther & Pals”
Kelly C. Crabb, esq. Partner, Morrison & Foerster, LLP
Moderator: Marty Shindler, CEO Shindler Perspectives, Inc.

10:45 AM - Noon
Track I:
The Entertainment and Media Legal Issues
Piracy and Digital Rights Management: Legal, Legislative and Social Issues Surrounding DRM and Anti-Piracy Implementation
John Malcolm, Executive Vice President and Director of Worldwide Anti-Piracy, MPAA
Chris Amenita, Senior Vice President, ASCAP
Andy Nobbs, President and Managing Director, Teletrax
Jean Prewitt, president, Independent Film & Television Alliance
Virginie L. Parant, partner, Artist Law Group
Jason Oxman, Senior Vice President, Industry Affairs, Consumer Electronics Association
Scott Campbell, Founder & CEO, Virtually Atomic LLC, former GM Broad Street Digital, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
The Web: The All-Media, All-Consuming Phenomenon – PC, Mobile & TV
Toby Daniels, VP Business Development, Mint Digital
Richard Sussman, Media and Entertainment Sales Director, Nielsen Mobile
Gary Kurtz, SVP Content and Programming, MEVIO
David Niu, Founder, BuddyTV
Craig Peters, Vice President, Footage, Music & Multimedia, Getty Images
Joy Marcus, US General Manager, Dailymotion
Mark Teitell, Director, Communications, Information and Entertainment Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Television and Video as an Interactive Content Experience – New Technologies, New Advertising – As Broadband, PVR and ITV Evolve
Kelly Ryan, Vice President, Content Business Development, BlackArrow
Mitchell J. Weinraub, Senior Director of New Media Initiatives, Comcast Media Center
Sanjay Desai, Vice President, Product Marketing, Brightcove
Alex Castro, CEO, Delve Networks
Ben Mendelson, founder & President, Interactive Television Alliance
Darrell Haber, Senior Director Strategic Alliances, OpenTV
Joyce Schwarz, JCOM Emerging Entertainment Marketing, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
The NexGen Entertainment Home Experience - From the Smart & Connected TV to the PVR, Set-Top & PC Experience
JT Taylor, Director, Product Marketing, Cisco, Service Provider Video Technology Group
Patrick Cosson, Vice President of Marketing, VUDU
Vic Odryna, Co-Founder and CEO, ZeeVee
Nick Chakalos, Senior Director, Strategy & Business Development, Home & Network Mobility Business, Motorola
Steve McKay, Chief Executive Officer, Entone
Timothy D. Twerdahl, Vice President, Consumer Products, Roku
Rick Doherty, co-founder and Director, The Envisioneering Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
Hosted by:
Parks Associates
11:00 AM
with lunch at 12:30 PM

Consumers and Interactive Entertainment
This session discusses consumption of interactive entertainment in the digital era. More specifically, it examines industry and consumer trends in connected gaming, virtual worlds, social media, and Internet video, analyzes the role of game consoles in content distribution, profiles changing media habits of the avatar generation, and discusses the implications for Hollywood. It will also look at new interactive technologies such as BD Live.
Presenter: Yuanzhe (Michael) Cai, Director, Digital Media & Gaming, Parks Associates

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Track I:
The Entertainment and Media Legal Issues
DRM Implementation in Media and Entertainment: From Standardization to Implementation of New Technology Strategies
Steve Oetegenn, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, Verimatrix
Donald Wong, VP & CTO Digital Media, EMC
Dana Naideau, Vice President of Sales and Business Development, West Region, North Plains Systems
Mark Isherwood, Director and co-founder, Rightscom Ltd
Shawn Ambwani, Vice President, Marketing and Business Development, Intertrust
David E. Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH Potomac, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Bridging TV and Broadband: Strategic Relationships - Advertising, Technology & Content
Lisa Black, SVP of Marketing and Digital Media, Si TV
Jeff Shultz, founder & CEO, CONCERT.TV
Steven Abraham, Global Leader, Media & Entertainment Practice, IBM Global Business Services
Jason Seiken, Senior VP of Interactive, PBS
Sean Bunner, Operating Vice President, Advanced Services, HSN
Robert E. Quicksilver, Chief Content Officer, Tidal TV
Daniel Leon, Head of Strategic Partnerships, Hiro-Media
Will Richmond, Editor/Publisher, VideoNuze, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Reinventing Advertising: Broadcast vs. the New Platforms: VOD, PVR, Broadband & Mobile
Darrell Haber, Senior Director Strategic Alliances, OpenTV
Steve Mitgang, Chief Executive Officer, Veoh Networks, Inc.
Christina Tancredi, Executive Vice President, Music Choice
Michele McGarry, Vice President of Business Development, ThinkAnalytics
Hector de Orci, President, La Agencia de Orci & Associados
Dean Scheu, Chief Executive Officer, HSI Communications
William Ganon, Senior Vice President, Advertising Strategy, GoldSpot Media
Lauren Cole, President, Cole Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Movies, TV & Video Programming to the Consumer – All Video All the Time: Broadband, Mobile, IPTV and DVD
Jamie Odell, Director of Product Management, Jaman
Bradford C. Auerbach, Digital Entertainment Services, Hewlett-Packard Company
Mark Hyland, VP of Marketing, QuickPlay Media
Daren Gill, VP/GM vTap, Veveo, Inc.
Matt Heiman, founder, Diagonal View
Dina Kaplan, co-founder, blip.tv
David S. Klein, Executive Vice President, Centris, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
1:30 PM – 4:00 - Open to All Attendees
Hosted by DVD Forum

DVD Forum North America Promotional Conference
Mark Waring,
Director, SANYO
Kilroy Hughes, Senior Manager, Microsoft
Julia Cutler, Vice President, Sonic Solutions
Michele Edelman, Director, Warner Digital Distribution Div.
Drew Mabry, Director, Nero
Douglas Hunter, Vice President, DDD

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I:
The Entertainment and Media Legal Issues
Digital Rights Management – How to Compete with "Free"
Albhy Galuten, Vice President, Digital Media Technology Strategy, Sony Corporation of America
Jon Ferro, EVP TV Distribution, LIONSGATE
Rob Logan, CEO, ContentGuard
Richard LeVine, Global Rights Management Lead, Technology Consulting, Security, Media & Entertainment, Accenture
Rajan Samtani, Director, Business Development, Digimarc Corporation
Ty Roberts, CTO, Gracenote
Brad Hunt, Digital Media Consultant, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Internet Video, Advertising & Marketing: The Next Generation of Consumer Reach
Waikit Lau, Co-Founder and President/COO, ScanScout
Bob Bahramipour, VP of Business Development, YuMe
David Huey, Director of Sales, Access 360 Media, Inc.
Jeff Karnes, VP Marketing and Products, VoloMedia
John Keefer, Director, Business Development, AtomicOnline
Marty Roberts, VP, Marketing, thePlatform
Brett Wilson, Co-founder and CEO, TubeMogul
Mark Kirstein, President, MultiMedia Intelligence, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Venture Funding, Investment & Mergers - Leadership in the Entertainment & Technology Space: Broadband, Social Networks, Mobile and Games
Mike Buckley, Managing Director, Intel Capital
Kent Godfrey, Partner, Pond Venture Partners
Harshul Sanghi, Managing Director, Motorola Ventures
Georg Schwegler, CEO, T-Venture
Derek Norton, founder and Managing Partner, Watertower Group
Tim Chang, Principal, Norwest Venture Partners
Greg Foster, General Partner, Noro-Moseley Partners
Joey Tamer, President, S.O.S. Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Social Networks & User Generated Media as a Technology Challenge: The Platform, the Content & the Network
Tom Gerace, CEO, Gather
Steven Goh, Co-Founder, Mig33
David Zito, CTO, SocialVibe
Mike More, CEO and Founder, Nabbr
Tim O'Shaughnessy, CEO and Co-founder, LivingSocial.com
Blake Cahill, SVP of Marketing, Visible Technologies
Kelli Richards, President, The All Access Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Track I:
The Television and the PC-Mobile: Technology and Content that Bridge the Digital Consumer Experience
Colin Stiles, EVP, Sales & Marketing, Monsoon Multimedia Inc.
Robert C. Raciti, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, industry advisor, GE Commercial Finance
Richard Whittington, Partner, Media & Entertainment, IBM
Mark Pascarella, President & CEO, Gotuit Media Corp
Marc Scarpa, CEO, SimplyNew
Braxton Jarratt, CEO, Clearleap
Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Video Advertising: How New Consumer Habits Are Driving the Advertising Community to Innovate, and the Challenges with Scale, Part II
Travis Howe, Senior Vice President, Digital Advertiser Sales, Sony Pictures Television (SPT):
Jon Rosen, Vice President, Local Marketing Services, Spot Runner
Keith Richman, CEO, Break Media
Max Mead, Vice President, Business Development & Strategy, PointRoll
Scott Miller, Director, Product Management, Sybase 365
Tim Napoleon, Chief Strategist, Media and Entertainment, Akamai Technologies
Steve Robinson, President, Panache, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Social Media as a Content, Advertising and Commerce Platform
Ray Doustdar, Founder & President, TeamDating.com
Matt Edelman, founder and CEO, PeopleJam
Lin Dai, CEO, Kiwibox.com
Chris Dominguez, President, GetBack Media, Inc.
Mike La Rotonda, CEO and Chief Product Officer, Votigo
Moataz Rashad, Founder & CEO, VuFind
Scott Ehrlich, CEO Digiworks, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Online Video: TV-Broadband Programming, Content & Advertising Innovation
Jason Hirschhorn, President, Sling Media Entertainment Group
Dmitri Ponomarev, Vice President, On Demand, TV Guide Network
Jonathan Heller, Co-Founder and Co-CEO, FreeWheel
Kevin Nalty, Video Producer and Artist, "Will Video for Food"
Mark Dawson, Vice President, Programming Services, ActiveVideo Networks
Alki David, Chairman & CEO, Filmon.com
Mariana Danilovic, Managing Director, Hollywood Portfolio, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Wednesday, October 29th - Open to all Attendees
5:00 PM - End-of Day Poolside Reception - Loews Hotel
Hosted by DVD Forum


6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
VIP "Content Rights/Content Monetization Dinner”
co-hosted by ContentGuard and The Digital Watermarking Alliance



Thursday, October 30th
Strategic Investigation of the Issues
9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Track I:
Content Delivery, IPTV and Internet TV Connectivity - Enabling the Connected Broadband and TV Universe
James G. Hart, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Mirror Image Internet
Russell Zack, VP of Product Management, Anystream
John Bishop, Senior VP of Business Development and Strategy, Inlet Technologies
David Barron, Senior Vice President, Business Affairs, Administration and Market Development, Brisbane Digital Consulting Group
David Burkhardt, General Manager, Limelight Networks’ Professional Services Group
Andrew Salop, Digital Media Marketing Consultant, Andrew Salop Consulting, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Advertising Analytics and Social Media, Search, Video Search and HyperTargeting
Ben Fox, VP of Product Management, Adconion
Jay Kulkarni, CEO and Founder, Theorem
Ian Swanson, founder and CEO, Sometrics
Andrew Monfried, CEO & Founder, Lotame
Todd Parsons, Co-Founder and Chief Product Officer, BuzzLogic, Inc.
Jarvis Coffin, President and Chief Executive Officer, Burst Media
Chase Norlin, CEO, Pixsy
Marissa Gluck, founder, Radar Research, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Advertising, Games and Game Networks - Mobile, Broadband and Console - Serving Individuals and Communities of Interest
Nicholas Reichenbach, Executive Vice President of Publishing for Magmic Games
Christopher Donahue, SVP, Global Marketing & Business Development, Live Gamer
Sean Ryan, CEO, Meez
Derrick Morton, CEO, ourWorld
Rob Seaver, CEO & Founder, Vivox
Karl Mehta, CEO, PlaySpan Inc.
Jamie Ottilie, President and COO, Abandon Interactive
Guy Ben-Artzi, co-founder and CEO, Mytopia
Keith Katz, Chief Marketing Officer, Cellufun
Marcia Zellers, Media Industry Executive, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Performance-Based Advertising System – Technology Redefining Advertising Platforms
Edward Kim, Chief Executive Officer, Red Bricks Media
Heather Luttrell, President, IndieClick
Payam Zamani, CEO, Reply! Inc.
Roy Shkedi, founder & CEO, AlmondNet
Chris Adams, CEO and President, View2gether
Ron Yurman, President, Short Hills Media Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

11:05 AM - 12:20 PM
Track I:
Next Generation P2P Music, TV and Film - DRM, Paid for Pass-Along, Ad-Based and Other Legal Distributed Computing Models and the Entertainment Industries
Bill Wishon, Director of Marketing, Kontiki
John Jones, Senior Vice President of Programming, Artist and Label Relations, MediaNet Digita
Ronny Golan, Co-Founder & CEO, HIRO Media
Patrick Sullivan, CEO, RightsFlow
Johan Ryman, Director of Sales & Partnerships, Octoshape
Scott Sahadi, CEO, ioko North America
Michael King, CEO, Abacast
Kevin Bradshaw, COO, LimeWire
Marty Lafferty, CEO, Distributed Computing Industry Association (DCIA), Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Advertising Innovation! Broadband, Mobile, In-Game, Social Networks, RSS, Blogs and Podcasts
Michele Tobin, Regional VP, Sales and Business Development, Millennial Media
Greg Hallinan, VP of Marketing, Verve Wireless
Brian Monnin, Chief Product Officer, Transpera
Alicia Morga, CEO, Consorte Media
Diaz Nesamoney, CEO, Jivox
Jim Else, Vice President, Sales, Wizzard Media
Fady Atallah, President/Co-founder, Bluesponge
Tom Walker, Executive Director, Firstborn Los Angeles
Mani Iyer, CEO and Founder of Kwanzoo Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
All Video-All the Time: Next Generation in Media Technologies – Broadband and Mobile - Content & Advertising
Jonathan Cobb, founder and CTO, Kiptronic
Michele Tobin, Vice President of Sales, Millennial Media, Inc.
Chad Cooper, Director of Marketing and Editorial Content, OVGuide.com
Garrett Law, Co-Founder and Chief Operating Officer, Attention Span Media
Darren Paul, Managing Partner, Night Agency
Gary Gannaway, CEO and Founder, WorldNow, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Platform Personalization: Video and Audio Preferences, Widgets, Search, Information & Commerce
Kristin McDonnell, CEO, LimeLife Inc.
Sudhin Shahani, CEO, Musicane
Terence Swee, founder & Chief Executive Officer, muvee
Patrick Koppula, CEO, ffwd
Ivan Todorov, CEO, CTO and co-founder, BLITZ
Mark Shedletsky, Founder & CEO, BlueHaze
Sarah Szalavitz, co-founder, 7 Robot, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12:50 PM - 2:00 PM
Track I:
Music Industry Innovates and Morphs: Mobile, Radio, Broadband, P2P, Ad Revenue Concepts, Cable/TV Innovation
Bill Crandall, Music Vice President, AOL
Guy Borgford, Sr. Marketing Director, Real Networks/RollingStone.com
Jessica Steel, Vice President of Business Development, Pandora
KamranV, CyKiK, Spaceland Recordings
Dimitri Villard, CEO, ARTISTdirect
Steve Morin, Director, Product Management, IP Applications, Alcatel-Lucent
David Ray Bean, BeanBag1.com
Paul Verna, Senior Analyst, eMarketer, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II
Personalized TV: Exploring the True Power of IPTV
Mark Evensen, Vice President, Product Development, Entone
Gianluca Ferremi, Principal, WaterJug
Anthony Bontrager, President, Onecast, Inc.
Sean Barger, CEO, Equilibrium
Nate Williams, VP of Strategy and Business Development, 4Home
Chris Boyer, Assistant Vice President – Internet & Technology Policy, AT&T Services Inc.
Andy Addis, Executive Vice President, Hillcrest Labs
Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Social Networks - The Future of Advertising, Marketing HyperTargeting & HyperSelecting - Search, Content and Aggregation
Satya Patel, Principal, Battery Ventures
Lauren Bigelow, General Manager, North America Weeworld.com, WeeWorld
Rebecca Weeks, Director of Business Development, Real Girls Media
Larisa Hall, VP Marketing, TheFind.com
Kevin Barenblat, co-founder, [context]
Joseph Dumont, Managing Partner, Questus
Gregory Kennedy, Global Creative Director, LiveJournal
Brian Solis, Principal of FutureWorks, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Strategizing the Campaign: Selling Movies, TV and Video on the Web, Social Media, Mobile and TV
David Straus, Chief Executive Officer, WITHOUTABOX
Mike Fitzsimmons, CEO and Founder, Delivery Agent
Terry Dry, President, Fanscape, Inc.
Liz Jones, Vice President of Media & Entertainment, The Hyperfactory
Albin Reif, Founder and CCO, 65 Media
Craig Hill, CEO, Digital Outlook
Jenny Wall, President, Crew Creative
Ron Eigen, Partner, Diligent, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I:
The Widget Economy: The Information, Advertising, Next Generation Digital Consumer Experience
Henry Wong, CEO, Adgregate Markets
Michael Burke, founder and president, appssavvy
Chase McMichael, Founder and Chairman, UNBOUND Technologies
Charles N. Feinn, Co-founder and CEO, MixMatchMusic
Matt Robinson, Vice President of Business Development, Attributor
Gerardo Capiel, Founder and CEO, Gydget
Carnet Williams, Founder & CEO, Sprout
Donald A. Jasko, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Economics, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II:
Video Metadata Revolution: Unleashing the Value of Video Programming in an On Demand World
Mark Pascarella, President & CEO, Gotuit Media Corp
Ron Berryman, Senior Vice President, GM – FOX Stations Group, Fox Interactive Media
Josh Kline, President & CEO, Secure Path Technology
Eyal Hertzog, founder and chief creative officer, Metacafe
Gary Baker, founder and CEO, ClipBlast!
Larry Gerbrandt, Principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III:
Social Media, Web and Mobile Applications - Advertising and Commerce: Monetizing the Interactive Experience
Todd Purgason, co-founder and Creative Director, Juxt
Aaron Dignan, Founding Partner, Undercurrent
Trey Shelton, founder and CEO, Music Interactive
Kevin Barwin, Vice President of Business Development, Overlay.TV
Oren Michels, CEO/founder, Mashery
Sean F. Kane, Esq., Attorney - Consultant, Drakeford & Kane LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Contextual Media and Performance-Based Advertising Systems - Broadband and Mobile
Scott Dunlap, CEO, NearbyNow, Inc.
Chip Russo, Vice President of West Coast Sales, Collective
Yosi Glick, CEO, Jinni
Daniel West, CEO, UNITY Mobile
Jay Highley, Chief Sales and Marketing Officer, ChaCha
Dr. David Saad, founder, Chairman, and CEO,Clupedia, Moderator
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Event: Digital Hollywood
Date: October 27 - 30, 2008
Location: The The Loews Santa Monica Beach Hotel, Santa Monica, California, Tel: (310) 458-6700
Hotel Sleeping Room Reservation Information: Click Here
Registration: The All-Access Conference fee will be $685 per. To register, Click Here
Exhibitor List - Click Here
Exhibit and Sponsor Information - Click Here
Volunteers - Click Here
Email Announcement List,
Click Here
Speaker Selection Info - Click Here
Conference Fees
$685 - All-Access Registration
$365 - One Day Digital Hollywood Conference Ticket
$495 - Academic and Analyst Discount


I. Monday, October 27
5:00 PM - Poolside at the Loews - End-of-Day Reception
Hosted by Optaros


II. Wednesday, October 29th - Open to all Attendees
5:00 PM - End-of Day Poolside Reception - Loews Hotel
Hosted by DVD Forum


III. Monday, October 27th
Co-Located Event
DCIA Conference
P2P Video Conference - Click Here

IV. Wednesday, Oct. 29th
6:15 PM - 8:00 PM
VIP Dinner
"Content Rights - Content Monetization Dinner”
co-hosted by ContentGuard and The Digital Watermarking Alliance



Wednesday, Oct. 29th
Special Workshop
Hosted by:
Parks Associates
11:00 AM
with lunch at 12:30 PM
















































































Variety Entertainment and Technology Summit, October 18, 2010, Loews Santa Monica - Click Here
Digital Hollywood Fall, October 18-21, 2010, Loews Santa Monica
Digital Hollywood New York City, November, 10-12, 2010 - Media Disruption: TV & Video, Magazines, News, Books Games & Advertising
2010 CES - Advertising, Game Power, Mobile Entertainment & DH at CES, January 5-7, 2011, Las Vegas Convention Center, Click Here
Media Summit, New York - March 9-10, 2011 • McGraw Hill Building • Registration Click Here
Digital Hollywood Spring, Los Angeles May 2-5, 2011, Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey - Click Here
Advertising 2.0, June 7-8, 2011, New York City, A Co-Hosted IAC - Digital Hollywood Event - Click Here


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