Digital.Hollywood

The Think Tanks
Monday, October 15th
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - The Director's Room
Incubators-Accelerators-CrowdFunding
Matthew Pierce, Vice President, Product Innovation, Originate
Dan Dato, Co-Founder, Cross Campus
Renee E. Becker, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Philips
For Session Info Click Here

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
ThinkTank I:
Admiralty Room
Mastering Mobile Advertising: The Key to Monetization
Jesse Gillette, Head of Mobile Publishing, Pandora
Adam Sussman, Head of Mobile Publishing, Zynga
Offer Yehudai, President, inneractive
Chandra Hill, VP, Monetization, TextPlus
Cathy Brooks, Founder, Other Than That, Moderator

3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
ThinkTank I: Admiralty Rm.
Incubators, Accelerators, Labs & Crowdsourcing
Session Leader:
David Austin, Sr. Director of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting
Erik Rannala, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Mucker Labs
Rick Turoczy, Co-founder, PIE (Portland Incubator Experiment)
Tom McGovern, CEO, Snap / Idealab New Venture Group
Moderator - Art Chang, CEO, Cookstr & App Orchard
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ThinkTank II: The Board Room
Celebrity Twitter - Celebrity Facebook - Surfing the SocialGraph
Session Leader:
Jamie Freed, SVP and Artist Manager, Paris Hilton Entertainment
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Tuesday, October 16th
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Connecting with Affluent Viewers Across Platforms
Session Leader:
Joseph Varet, Co-President, Plum TV
Mika Onishi, COO, Clique Media, Inc.
For Session Info Click Here

12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank B:
The Board Room
Hollywood Green Lights - One Screen - Two Screens - Social TV - YouTube TV, Yahoo, X-Box TV - There's a Digital Revolution Out There!
Session Leader:
Greg Johnson, President, Digital, Trivergance, LLC
For Session Info Click Here

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
ThinkTank A: The Director's Room
The Transformation Express:
Putting Cloud and Big Data to Work in Media IT
Session Leader
Kaushik Arunagiri, Managing Partner, EMC Consulting

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
The New Hollywood Production Partnership - DirecTV Goes Hollywood - Discussion of new production “ROGUE” which will star award-winning actress Thandie Newton (The Pursuit of Happyness, Mission Impossible 2)
Session Leaders:
Nick Hamm, Writer/Director, “The Hole,” “Godsend
Chris Long, SVP of Entertainment & Production, DirecTV
Patty Ishimoto - Vice President of Entertainment DIRECTV and General Manager Audience Network
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ThinkTank B: The Board Room
The Interactive Living Room - All Content - All the Time - TV-Game Console-Tablet-PC
Session Leader:

Randy Shaffer, West Region Sales Manager, Interactive Entertainment Business, Advertising Business Group, Microsoft
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3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank A
: The Director's Room
Entertainment Marketing Campaigns - Multiplatform Storytelling + Technology + Creativity = Strategic Vision, Virality and Mass Marketing
Session Leader:

Gary Shenk,
CEO, Corbis
Mark Owens, SVP, Corbis Entertainment
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ThinkTank B: The Board Room
Crowdfunding with Indiegogo - From Webisodes and Technology to Features
Session Leader:

Adam Chapnick, Principal, Indiegogo
Lorenzo Maggiore, President, SKELL INC., Makers of Bug A Salt
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4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Video on the Smartphone and Tablet - Programming, Content Relationships, Dealmaking and Commerce
Session Leaders
Eric Mauskopf, Business Development Manager, YouTube Mobile and TV Partnerships
Frank Chindamo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Fun Little Movies
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ThinkTank B: The Board Room
The Conflict - The Investment vs. the Content: The Story Driven Approach to Content vs. The Business Model and the Advertiser
Session Leader:
David Gale, Executive Vice President, MTV Cross Media, MTV Networks
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Wednesday, October 17th
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
ThinkTank B: The Directors Room
Crowdfunding for FilmMakers - From Webisodes to Features
Session Leaders
Zach Keller and Ed Skudder, Writer/Director, Six Point Harness (Animated Web Series Dick Figures)
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12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Streaming the 2012 Olympics to China: A Case Study in Business and Technology
Session Leader
Chris Wagner, EVP, NeuLion
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The ThinkTanks
12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank B: The Board Room
Into the game - Engaging the Fans on Every Screen
Co-presentation with MLB.TV & Cisco
Joseph A. Inzerillo, Senior Vice President, Multimedia & Distribution, Major League Baseball Advanced Media
Sean Murphy, Videoscape Solution Marketing, Media & Entertainment, Cisco Systems
For Session Info Click Here

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Aprés SOPA/PIPA and the Blackout - What Next?”
Session Leader
James M. Burger, Member, Dow Lohnes PLLC., Moderator
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1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
ThinkTank B:
The Board Room
From Crowdsourced Film to Social Movement: New Methods of Developing Community That Expand Audience and the Bottom Line
Session Leaders:
Nicole Conn, film director, producer, and screenwriter
Barbara Niven, Actress
Marina Rice Bader, President and Co-Founder, Soul Kiss Films
Cathy Brooks, Founder, Other Than That, Moderator
For Session Info Click Here

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Innovative Entertainment Partnerships Leveraging: Content, Community and Commerce
Session Leader:
Sean Bunner, Vice President, New Business Development, HSN
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ThinkTank B: The Board Room
The Incubus HQ Project - Music, Video, Live Performance
Session Leaders:
Steve Rennie, Manager, Incubus
Marc Scarpa, Producer / Director x factor digital, Grammy live, incubus hq

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
Funding Entertainment and Content Start-ups:
Incubators, Accelerators, Venture & Crowdfunding
Session Leaders:
Nick DeMartino, President, Nick DeMartino Consulting
Richard Wolpert, Partner, Amplify.LA
Ana Serrano, ideaBoost
Chris Gartin, i/o LA incubator
For Session Info Click Here

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank B: Board Room
Synchronized Metadata - The Key Enabler of Advanced Content Discovery
Session Leaders:
JR Yasgur, Vice President, Aggregated Metadata Management & Operations (AMMO), Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Alex Vikati, Executive Director, Product Strategy and Innovation, Tribune Media Services
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2nd Screen - Connected TV - Hollywood Alliance - Board of Advisors - Click Here
Adi Berenson, VP of Business Development, PrimeSense
Alan Messer, Member of the DLNA Board of Directors and Senior Director of Connected Consumer Technologies and Standardization, Samsung Electronics
Alex Drosin, President - North America, Massive Interactive
Alex Vikati, Executive Director, Product Strategy and Innovation, Tribune Media Services
Alki David, Chairman and CEO, FilmOn.TV Inc.
Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance
Amy Friedlander Hoffman, President, Priority Digital Media
Andrew B. Drooker, Senior Director of Emerging Platforms, The Weather Channel
Andy Howard, Partner, Shamrock Capital Advisors
Arthur Greenwald, Producer and Consultant, Greenwald Media Inc.
Ashwin Navin, CEO, Flingo
Baris Karadogan, CEO, Hip Digital Media
Ben Huang, Interactive Entertainment Business Director, Microsoft
Ben Mendelson, co-founder and president, Interactive Television Alliance
Ben Weinberger, CEO and Co-founder, Digitalsmiths
Brad Pelo, CEO, i.TV
Bradford C. Auerbach, Strategic Account Management, Hewlett Packard
Brent Horowitz, Vice President of Business Development, FreeWheel
Bruce Davis, CEO and Chairman of the Board of Directors, Digimarc
C. Arnaud-Battandier, Vice President, Strategy, Technicolor
Chia-Lin Simmons, Vice President, Marketing & Content, Harman International
Chris Carvalho, COO, Kabam
Christopher Kenneally, Director, Business Development, Copyright Clearance Center
Dan Cohen, Executive Vice President, Pay Television and Digital, Disney-ABC Domestic Television
Dan Simpkins, Founder, Chairman & CEO, Hillcrest Labs
Darren Feher, CEO, Conviva
Dave Hills, CEO, Twelvefold Media
Dave Ulmer, Managing Director, New Growth Platforms, Singapore Telecommunications Ltd
David Brinker, Senior Vice President, Operations & Business Development, The Daily, News Corp
David Catzel, Senior Platform Strategy Advisor, Developer Platform Evangelism Group, Microsoft
David J. Enzer, Managing Director, ROTH Capital Partners
David Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH Potomac
David Maher Roberts, CEO, The Filter
David Strehlow, Vice President of Marketing, Digital Home Product Line, Huawei Technologies
David Travers, Partner, Rustic Canyon Partners
David Woodman, Managing Director of the Americas, Motive Television
Doug Sylvester, Chief Strategy Officer, Avail-TVN
Edgar Villalpando, SVP, Marketing & Content Relations, ActiveVideo Networks
Ephraim Cohen, EVP | Technology & Digital Content Industry Group, MWW
Eric Fitzgerald Reed, Vice President - Entertainment & Tech Policy, Verizon Communications
Erick Opeka, Vice President, Digital Distribution, New Video
Frank Chindamo, Creator/Producer, www.UpwardlyMobile.tv
Frank H. Nein Jr., co-founder & Partner, FrameWork Interactive Technologies, LLC.
Frank Radice, Expert In Residence, Definition 6
Frank Sinton, CEO, MeFeedia
Gayle Weiswasser, VP Social Media, Discovery Communications
George Tupy, Marketing Manager, Cisco
Graham M Oakes, CEO, Media Science International, Chairman, Digital Watermarking Alliance
Gregg Bernard, Senior Vice President - Business Development, Vimeo
Gregory T. Willis, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Neulion
Howard Tiersky, CEO, Moving Interactive
Ian Greenblatt, Director, Content Strategy & Business Development, MOTOROLA MOBILITY
Iri Trashanski, Senior Director of Strategic Alliances and New Initiatives, Marvell
Jack Krawczyk, Senior Product Marketing Manager, StumbleUpon
James M. Burger, Partner, Thompson Coburn LLP
James Field, Director of Technology, New Initiatives, NDS
Jason Henderson, Product Manager, New Product Development, Verizon FiOS TV
Jeff Demain, Research Strategy and Business Development Director - Intel Labs
Jeff Malkin, President, Encoding.com
Jeff Shultz, Senior Vice President, Business Development, Clicker, CBS Interactive
Jeffrey Litvack, General Manager, Global Product Development, Associated Press
Jen Grogono, CEO, uStudio
Jeremy Helfand, Vice President of Monetization, Adobe Systems Incorporated
Jeremy Toeman, CEO, Dijit
Jerry Brandt, Global Media Solutions, Samsung
Jim Eadie, Senior Vice President, Digital Business Development, Viacom Media Networks
Jim Funk, Vice President, Business Development, Roku
Jim Louderback, CEO, Revision3
Jodi Wadhwa, Vice President of Marketing, Arxan Technologies
Joe Hyrkin, President and CEO, Wordnik
Joey Tamer, President, S.O.S. Inc.
John Gildred, Founder and CTO, SyncTV
John Griffin, Senior Director, Online Media, Dolby Laboratories
John Petrocelli, VP of Sales and Business Development, AEG Digital Media
John Rubey, President, AEG Network LIVE
John Shapiro, Senior Product Manager, Adobe
Jon Steinberg, President, BuzzFeed
Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company
Jonathan Weitz, Partner, IBB Consulting
Josette Bonte, Principal, Broadband Venture Development
Juan Reyes, CTO, BluFocus
Justin Herz, Senior Vice President, Direct to Consumer; General Manager, Advanced Digital Services, Warner Bros
Ken Roulier, Chief Technology Officer, Broadband, Cable & Satellite Division, Amdocs
Ken Zamkow, Director of Sales and Marketing, LiveU
Kim Hurwitz, SVP, Programming, FilmOn.TV Inc.
Kris Alexander, Chief Strategist, Akamai Technologies
Kurt Hoppe, Director of Smart TV Innovation, LG Electronics
L.M. Kit Carson, President, MainPix
Larry Marcus, Managing Director of Walden Venture Capital
Lauren Cole, President, Cole Media
Lucy Hood, Executive Director, USC CTM Institute
Mara Winokur, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, Starz Entertainment
Marc Scarpa, CEO, SimplyNew
Mariana Danilovic, Managing Director, Hollywood Portfolio
Marty Roberts, Senior Vice President of Sales & Marketing, thePlatform
Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Inc.
Michael Alexander, IBM Distinguished Engineer, Telecommunications Industry, IBM Corporation
Michael Arrieta, CEO, Big Air Studios
Mike Kelley, Senior Vice President, Business Development - Programming and Advertising, Ensequence
Mike Sid, CEO, MediaMorph
Mike Vorhaus, President, Magid Advisors, Frank N. Magid Associates
Nash Parker, Director - Emerging technology & Innovation, Alcatel-Lucent
Nate Williams, Sr. Director, Motorola Mobility
Nick Colsey, Vice President, Sony TV Division, Sony Electronics of America
Nir Erlich, Director of Product, Kaltura
Pallavi Shah, Senior Manager, New Business Incubations, Hewlett Packard
Pam Schechter, Vice President, Business Affairs, Digital and Cable Entertainment, NBC/Universal
Paul Sweeting, Principal, Concurrent Media Strategies
Peter Blacker, Executive Vice President, Digital Media and Emerging Businesses, Telemundo
Petr Peterka, Chief Technology Office, Verimatrix
Randa Minkarah, Senior Vice President of Revenue & Business Development, Fisher Communications
Rhodes Mason, Vice President of Business Development, Internet Video Archive (IVA)
Rick Dean, Senior Vice President, THX LTD
Robert Leighton, Senior Vice President, Programming, Liberty Global, Inc.
Robert Nashak, Executive Vice President, Digital Entertainment & Games, BBC Worldwide
Roger Pavane, Senior Vice President, PayOne
Sandeep Chivukula, Senior Manager, Smart TV Innovation and Alliances. LG Electronics
Sarah Miller, CEO, Axis PR & Entertainment
Saul J Berman, Partner & Vice President, Global Strategy Consulting Leader, IBM Global Business Services
Scott Campbell, Industry Principal, Media & Telecom, SAP America, Inc.
Scott Ehrlich, CEO Agility Studios
Scott Heller, Director of Marketing, NTT America, Global IP Network
Scott Smyers, President, Sunrise Digital Strategies
Sean Barger, CEO, Equilibrium
Sean Bunner, VP New Business Development, HSN
Shahid Khan, Chairman and Chief Strategist, MediaMorph, Inc.
Simon Morris, Chief Marketing Officer, LOVEFiLM
Stacy Jolna, Chief Marketing Officer/Co-Founder, ConnecTV
Sharalyn Hartwell, Executive Director, Magid Generational Strategies™
Sharon Wienbar, Managing Director, Scale Venture Partners
Stephen Condon, Vice President Global Marketing Communications, Limelight Networks
Stephen Ehrlich, Director Media & Entertainment, Verizon Digital Services
Steve Bradbury, Chief Revenue Officer, Zazoom
Steve McKay, CEO, Entone, Inc.
Steve Rosenbaum, CEO and Founder, Magnify.net
Steven Masur, Senior Partner, MasurLaw
Sun Jen Yung, Managing Director, Headwaters MB
Ted Cohen, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic
Ted Hong, VP Marketing, MediaNavi division, Technicolor
Terry S. Bienstock, CEO, Mobilactive Media, LLC.
Tina Hoover, VP Social Media & Interactivity, Endemol USA
Tom Wilde, CEO, RAMP
Yale H. Yee, Partner, Media & Internet Group, Montgomery & Co.
Yoav Tzruya, Partner, Jerusalem Venture Partners (JVP)
Zachary Weiner, CEO, CTV Advertising




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The Next Digital Hollywood - Click Here for DH Spring
Date: April 29th - May 2nd, 2013
Location: The Ritz Carlton Hotel, 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, Califorina 90292

What follows is an Archive of the Agenda for Digital Hollywood Fall - this past October

Digital Hollywood Fall, Marina del Rey, California
Date: Monday, October 15th - Thursday, October 18, 2012
Location: The Ritz Carlton Hotel, 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, Califorina 90292

Professionals at the Cutting Edge of Change! Attendance: 2,500
The Leading Event for Entertainment and Technology Industry!

The Ritz Carlton has a Digital Hollywood special discount Sleeping Room Rate - Call them - 310-823-1700 - In case the Ritz is sold out -
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Attendee & Press Registration Information - Click Here

Click and View Agenda by Day:
Monday, October 15th - Click Here
Tuesday, October 16th - Click Here
Wednesday, October 17th - Click Here
Thursday, October 18th - Click Here
All Four Days - Complete Agenda - Click Here

Note: 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.

The Special Events and Tracks:
I.
The Variety Entertainment and Technology Summit - Monday, October 15th
II. Digital Hollywood Content Summit - Includes Comedy Summit; TV Summit; Brands Summit
III. The Think Tanks - Digital Hollywood Board Member Presentations - NEW!
IV. Crowdfunding: Building and Funding the Industry through the Social Graph - CROWD - NEW!
V. The Women’s Entertainment & Technology Events (WOMEN) - NEW!
VI: DH - The Week of Festivals
VII. Mobile Excellence Awards
(co-located at Digital Hollywood) Wednesday, October 17th
VIII. The Connected TV – Hollywood Alliance -
TV-2012
IX. Advertising & Commerce The Hollywood Upfronts - AdvUp
X. Digital Hollywood Finance: Investment, Funding Strategies - DHFi
XI. Hollywood 2.0 – Disruption and TransformationH2.0
XII.
The Smartphone - Tablet Summit – SmPh-TbLT
XIII. The Video Platform - ViDeo – (Over-the-Top OTT, Flatscreen, Set-top, CDN)
XIV. Content Rights - Digital Rights Program - DiRghts

Special Primer - All Day
Thursday, October 18th - Click Here
The Social Media Primer – Using Twitter and other Media - Basic Entertainment Marketing Primers - Apps, Social Media, Mobile

The Complete Agenda
Digital Hollywood Fall
The Digital Future has Arrived!
October 15th - 18th, 2012
The Ritz Carlton Hotel, Marina del Rey, California

Pre-Day Events
The Strategic Sessions
Monday, October 15th
10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
Track I:
SmPh-TbLT, HGmz, TV-2012, Ballroom Terrace
TouchIt & Talk-To-It - Tablet-SmartPhone-PC-Game - Roundtable on the Immersive Consumer Experience
Shawn Fenton, Invention Strategist, Innovations, Designkitchen, a WPP Group
Sam Vasisht, Chief Marketing Officer, Veveo
John Marshall, Senior Account Manager, PrimeSense
Chris Ullrich, Vice President, User Experience, Immersion
Robi Ganguly, CEO, Apptentive
Corey Weiss, Corey Weiss & Associates, Digital Media Marketing & Business Development, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: Poolside Screening Tent I
Digital Media 101 - DiRghts, TV-2012, H2.0
The Primer - Multiplatform Trends, Search and Social, Deals and Financings - A Prep Course for Getting the Most Out of Digital Hollywood
Phil Lelyveld, Entertainment Technology Center, USC's School of Cinematic Arts
Kerry Edelstein, Owner and Founder, Research Narrative
Andrew Wallenstein, TV Editor, Variety
Brian Seth Hurst, CEO, Opportunity Management Company
Bill Sanders, Founding Partner, Imagine One Mobile
Dr. Gigi Johnson, Exec. Director, Maremel Institute; Lecturer, UCLA Anderson and Herb Alpert School of Music, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Digital Hollywood Content Summit - HwdSummit
Day I: Digital Comedy Summit
Hosted by Amber J. Lawson, Comedy Impressaria Extraordinaire
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding Comedy: How to Use Kickstarter to Create Your Next Graphic Novel, Animated Movie or Comedy Blockbuster.
Moderator: Kevin Winston, Founder, Digital LA
Panelists:
John Andrews, Six Point Harness, "Dick Figures"
Yuri Lowenthal, "Off The Shelf" web-miniseries
Tara Platt, "Off The Shelf" web-miniseries
Andy Lazarus, Executive Producer, Writer & Actor, Man-Teen
Josh Bednarsky, Producer & Writer, Crowned

"The Content Summit"
- HwdSummit
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Inside the Comedy Writers' Room: Get stories from the funny frontlines from those create the witty words.
Moderator: Leslie Gornstein, Entertainment Reporter and Columnist
Panelists:
Chris Bruss, President of Branded Entertainment, Funny or Die
Glasgow Phillips, SVP Creative, Maker Studios
Matthew Pollock, Director, CollegeHumor
Kevin Townsend, Managing Partner, Science + Fiction
David Morgasen, Executive Producer, Colorado Lode Mine Co. - David Blaine Street Magic, Part 2
Jason Berger, Founder & Executive Producer, Kids at Play

11:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Track I:
SmPh-TbLT, AdvUp, TV-2012 Ballroom Terrace
The New Fandom: Building and Nurturing Communities for Entertainment Properties on Social Platforms
Eric Moro, Director of Programming, Entertainment, Wikia
Michael Gallagher, filmmaker and YouTube sensation, “SMILEY”
Pelle Sjoenell, Executive Creative Director, BBH Los Angeles
Jason Knapp, EVP of Product at Specific Media and Myspace
Aaron Williams, co-founder and CEO, SocialSamba
Tyler Goldman, Chief Executive Officer, BUZZMEDIA
Rob Grady, Co-founder & COO, Wetpaint
Cindy Murphy, VP Brand Activation, RadiumOne, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: DHFi, TV-2012, CROWD Screening Tent I
Valuing and Financing Entertainment Content: Movies, Television and Online Video, From VC & Equity to Crowdfunding
Larry Gerbrandt, Managing Director, Janas Group & principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator
Adrian Ward, Senior Vice President, Division Manager - Entertainment Banking, First California Bank
Michael Jay Solomon, Founder/President & CEO, Truli Media Group
Elsa Ramo, Entertainment Attorney, Law Offices of Elsa Ramo
Gene Massey, Chairman/CEO, MediaShares.com & CinemaShares.com
David L. Simon, President, Simon Bros. Media
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Webseries Showcase: Hit Show Creator Reveals Secrets to Success.
Speakers to be announced

1:00 PM - 2:15 PM
Track I:
DHFi, H2.0, Screening Tent I
The New Hollywood Equation - Content Owners, New Platforms, Agents & Commerce
Bruce Gersh, President-CEO, FishBowl WorldWide Media
Doug Deluca, co- executive producer, Jimmy Kimmel Live
Kristin Jones, Chief Creative Officer, Vuguru
Dan Goodman, co-founder, Believe Entertainment Group, The LeBrons, In the Booth with Tiësto
Adam S. Wescott, Vice President of Network Development, PMC Studios
Zack Smith, VP, Branded Content, Generate/Alloy Digital
Sarah Passe, Business Development Executive, Creative Artists Agency (CAA)
Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: AdvUp, Ballroom Terrace
Hypertargeting: Ad Networks, Ad Serving and Ad Targeting
James Colborn, Director, Microsoft Advertising
Jeffrey Hochberg, Vice President of Sales, AOL's Audience Targeting, AOL
Chris Tolles, CEO, Topix
James Semenak, Principal Industry Consultant, Media and e-Business Consulting, Teradata Corporation
Paul Rostkowski, President, Varick Media Management
Michael Rubin, Executive Director Business Development, Mobile, YP
Hafez Adel, Senior Director of Marketing, ReTargeter
Jim Beddows, Director and Senior Vice President of Global Business Development and Strategy, 2ergo, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp - Screening Tent II
Marketing Hollywood Content - Using Twitter, Facebook, Smartphone and Tablets - Building Audience - Building Buzz - Understanding the Metrics and Measurement of Success
Jason Ziemianski, CMO, Big Frame
Liz Jones, SVP Digital, Relativity Media
Ariel Elazar, VP Digital Distribution and Brand Licensing, Dick Clark Productions
Rick Sorkin, Vice President, Talent & Strategy, WhoSay
Eric Kuhn, Head of Social Media, UTA
Sebastian Gard, SVP, Director of Social Media, Arnold Worldwide
Sam Wick, SVP Business Development & Operations, Maker Studios
Noam Dromi, President, New Medici, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTank - DHFi, CROWD
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM -
The Director's Room
Incubators-Accelerators-CrowdFunding
Matthew Pierce, Vice President, Product Innovation, Originate
Dan Dato, Co-Founder, Cross Campus
Renee E. Becker, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Philips
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Women in (Digital) Comedy: The Funnier Sex?
Moderator: Amber J. Lawson, Digital Comedy Executive; Co-Founder, Transforming the World Through Comedy
Jodi Binstock, Co-Executive Producer, Web Therapy
Lauren Schnipper, Head of Production and Development, Shane Dawson TV
Joy Gohring, Writer & Director, James Franco's "Undergrads: South"
Jennifer Olivar, Talent Manager, Collective Digital Studio
Presented by What's Trending and LOCA (Ladies of Comedy Association)

2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I
- ViDeo, TV-2012, H2.0, AdvUp, Tent I
Social Television - The Merger of Content, Social Interaction and the Video Platforms
Jeff Eddings, Sr. Director of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting
Jeff Shultz, Vice President, Business Development, Clicker.com and TV.com, CBS Interactive
David Karp, EVP, Business Development, SnagFilms
Jay Alan Samit, President, ooVoo
Marc Scarpa, Producer / Director x factor digital, Grammy live, incubus hq
Chad E. Gutstein, Chief Operating Officer, Ovation
Greg Johnson, President, Digital, Trivergance, LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - SmPh-TbLT, TV-2012, AdvUp, Blrm. Terrace
Advertising NEXT: Social Networks, TV & Video, Broadband, Mobile and Games
Carlos Lamadrid, Executive Vice President/Publisher, Penske Media Corporation (PMC)
Ed Zobrist, General Manager for Publishing, RockYou Media
Simon Kelly, Chief Operating Officer, Story Worldwide
Baron Conway, Managing Director, Client Services, Huge
Jason Meil, Principal, Method
Grant Cohen, VP, Regional Sales, Velti
Jonathan Weitz, Partner, IBB Consulting, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III - H2.0, SmPh-TbLT, Screening Tent II
Merging Content with New Technologies - Content Reinvention with the Next Generation of Tablets, SmartPhones and Mobile Devices
Ian Sander, Executive Producer & Director, Sander/Moses Productions (“Ghost Whisperer”)
Sara Ghaith, Director, Corporate Strategy & Business, National Geographic
Jennifer Ferro, General Manager, KCRW Public Radio
Alex Limberis, VP, Business Development, Next Issue Media
Art Chang, CEO, App Orchard
Frank Sinton, CEO and Founder, MeFeedia
Ted Cohen, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic llc, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTanks
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM
ThinkTank I:
Admiralty Room
Mastering Mobile Advertising: The Key to Monetization
Jesse Gillette, Head of Mobile Publishing, Pandora
Adam Sussman, Head of Mobile Publishing, Zynga
Jared Zlotnick, Media Solutions Lead, Google
Offer Yehudai, President, inneractive
Chandra Hill, VP, Monetization, TextPlus
Shira Lazar, Host and Executive Producer "What's Trending with Shira Lazar," MODERATOR
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Marina Vista Room
Secrets of a Successful Scripted Web Series: Creating Comedy Programming That Rivals TV.
Moderator: Corey Moss, VP, Digital, Principato-Young Entertainment
Jordan Morris, Comedian
Grant Thompson, Director of Content, IGN
Presented by Principato-Young Entertainment

3:45 PM - 5:00 PM
Track I
- H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, Screening Tent I
Cable, TV and Broadband - New Content - New Networks - Streams, Platforms, Devices
Robert Leighton, SVP, Programming, Liberty Global
Bruce Eisen, Vice President, Online Content Development & Strategy, Dish Network
Michael Kernan, Chief Executive Officer, NuMedia Studios & Management
David Anderson, Vice President and Head of Digital, Shine AMERICA
Jennifer Sharp, SVP of New Platforms, MGM Studios
Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - AdvUp, Ballroom Terrace
Advertising Accountability: Metrics and Analytics around Video, Social Media, Broadband and Mobile
Tania Yuki, Founder and CEO, Shareablee
Dan Piech, Senior Product Manager, comScore, Inc.
Amit Seth, EVP Global Media Products, The Nielsen Company
Ashwin Navin, CEO and Co-founder, Flingo
Benjamin Chen, CEO, Mochila, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III - Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN), Tent II
Women in Tech Media: The Growing Voice of the Industry
Lori Kozlowski, Writer, Forbes
Julia Boorstin, Media and Entertainment Reporter, CNBC
Barb Dybwad, Head of Content, Tecca
Shira Lazar, Host / Co-Founder, What's Trending
Lindsey Turrentine, Editor in Chief, CNET Reviews
Debra Benson, Partner, Illume Public Relations, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTanks
3:45 PM - 4:45 PM
ThinkTank I
:
Admiralty Rm.
Incubators, Accelerators, Labs & Crowdsourcing
Session Leader:
David Austin, Sr. Director of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting
Erik Rannala, Co-founder & Managing Partner, Mucker Labs
Rick Turoczy, Co-founder, PIE (Portland Incubator Experiment)
Tom McGovern, CEO, Snap / Idealab New Venture Group
Moderator - Art Chang, CEO, Cookstr & App Orchard
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTank II: The Board Room
Celebrity Twitter - Celebrity Facebook - Surfing the SocialGraph
Session Leader:
Jamie Freed, SVP and Artist Manager, Paris Hilton Entertainment
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Comedy Gives Back: Tackling Serious Issues With Humor.
Moderator: Zoe Friedman, Comedy Executive, Co-Founder, Transforming the World Through Comedy
Kevin Pollak, World renowned Actor & Host of the Kevin Pollak Chat Show
Mike Farah, President of Production, Funny or Die
Joel Goldman, Director of Entertainment Industry Relations, Malaria No More
Christopher Brereton, Founder/Guru, PictureHealing
Liz H. Kelly, Marketing, PR, and Social Media, Sunrise Road Media
Presented by Transforming the World Through Comedy

5:00 PM - End-of-Day Poolside Reception - Ritz Carlton
Open to all attendees
Monday, October 15th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
End-of-Day Poolside Reception
Sponsored by: RMM Online


Evening Dinners
Monday, October 15th
Dinner I: Tickets Available
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - Ballroom Terrace
Indie, Equity-VC Financing & Crowdfunding: Strategies for the Industry
Cassian Elwes, Producer/Executive Producer, "Blue Valentine," "Margin Call," "The Words," "The Paperboy"
Keri Putnam, Executive Director, Sundance Institute
David Travers, Partner, Rustic Canyon Partners
Christian Halsey Solomon, CEO, Film Domain, (Financier, Hurt Locker, Defiance, The Expendables)
Moderator, Larry Gerbrandt, Managing Director, Janas Group & principal, Media Valuation Partners
For Information Click Here

Tuesday, October 16th
Breakfast Session Ballroom Terrace
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM, DHFi, H2.0, TV-2012
Cross-Platform Content - Analysts and Investment: A View from the Street - From Tablets and SmartPhones to 3D TV
Tom Adams, Director & Principal Analyst, US Media, IHS Screen Digest
Michael Pachter, Managing Director, Equity Research, Wedbush Securities
Ronald F. Richards, Managing Director, Merriman Capital
Jeffrey Logsdon, JBL Advisors-US
Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Tuesday, October 16th
The SuperSessions
9:00 AM
- 10:15 AM
Track I: AdvUp, Salon I
Contextual Media & Advertising: Transforming and Personalizing the Relationship Between the Consumer, Commerce and Media Platforms
David Goodrich, VP of Product Marketing, CBSi Game
Peter Kang, Executive Creative Director, Digital Kitchen Los Angeles
Ian Baer, Chief Strategy and Creative Officer, Rauxa
Simon Ward, Director of Strategic Development, Ayzenberg Group
Alastair Green, Executive Creative Director, TeamOne
Kwasi Asare, CEO FIGHTER Interactive
Jill Druschke, VP, Advanced Media Strategies, Real Media Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: ViDeo, TV-2012, H2.0 Salon II
Over the Top TV - Content and the Consumer Experience - New Technologies as Gateway to the New Hollywood
Brad Kania, Head of Content Distribution, Samsung Electronics, Media Solutions Center America
John Bishop, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Cisco Systems
Whit Jackson, Business Development & Studio Relations, Motorola Mobility, Converged Solution
Michael Alexander, Strategy & Growth Initiatives, IBM Global Telecommunications Industry
Nash Parker, Director, Emerging Technology & Innovation for Alcatel-Lucent
Andrew B. Drooker, Senior Director of Emerging Platforms, The Weather Channel
Edward Lee, VP, Content Acquisition, Roku
Amy Friedlander Hoffman, President, Priority Digital Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: HGmz, Salon III
The Gaming Addiction - Social Gaming, Apps and Game Networks - Tablets, SmartPhones, PCs and Consoles
Randy Shaffer, West Region Sales Manager, Interactive Entertainment Business, Advertising Business Group, Microsoft
Don Daglow, CEO and Creative Director, Daglow Entertainment LLC
Natalia Zhuravleva, Business Development Manager, HeroCraft
Chris Carvalho, Chief Operating Officer, Kabam, Inc.
Ed Zobrist, General Manager for Publishing, RockYou Media
Justin Davis, Mobile Games Editor, IGN Entertainment
Larry Gerbrandt, Managing Director, Janas Group & principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: AdvUp, ViDeo, Screening Tent I
Maximizing Content Value - From Video to Entertainment and Information - Metadata, Content Farms, Syndication, Behavioral Search & Subscription
Alex Vikati, Executive Director, Product Strategy and Innovation, Tribune Media Services
JR Yasgur, Vice President, Aggregated Metadata Management & Operations (AMMO), Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Ben Weinberger, CEO and co_founder, Digitalsmiths
Thomas R. Wilde, CEO, RAMP, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
Day Two: Transmedia Summit
Hosted by
Suzanne Stefanac, Transmedia Innovator
Presenting Partner: The International Academy of Web Television
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
- Marina Vista Room
Charitable Giving in the Digital Age: How Fundraisers Are Using New Technologies For Good Causes.
Moderator: Patrick Mahoney, Head of Digital and Business Development, Charity Brands
Panelists:
Kirk Scott, Vice President, Magic Johnson Enterprises
Jessica Berlinski, Managing Director, GameDesk
Dave Harvilicz, CEO, When You Wish
Jim Murphy, VP, Business Affairs, Clear Channel Media & Entertainment
Kerri Murray, VP, Marketing, Development & Communications, Direct Relief
Ken Ramberg, Co-Founder, GoodSearch
Presented by Charity Brands Consulting

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM - Marina Vista Room
Breaking Down the Barriers With Fourth Wall Studios: The Emmy-winning studio shows how they are developing the next generation of entertainment.
Speakers to be announced

10:45 AM - Noon
Track I:
H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon I
Hollywood and the Digital Consumer: How Technology, Content and Services Establish the Next Level of Consumer Entertainment Experience
John Penney, EVP, Strategy & Business Development, Starz LLC
Jim Underwood, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Digital and Commercial Strategy, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Balaji Gopinath, Vice President of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting
David Gale, Executive Vice President, MTV Cross Media, MTV Networks
Cenk Uygur, host, Current TV's "The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur”
Greg Goodfried, President and Co-Founder EQAL
Ira Rubenstein, Executive Vice President of Digital Marketing for Twentieth Century Fox, Moderator
Additional speakers to be announced
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: AdvUp, ViDeo, Salon II
Video Advertising: Monetizing the Cross-Platform Package - Tablets, TVs, Smartphones, PCs and Games
Alison Provost, CEO, TouchStorm, LLC
Aaron Lassila, Senior Director, NA Sales, Global Media Solutions, Electronic Arts
Mark Fortner, VP of Digital Fusion, MTV Networks
David DeRobbio, General Manager of US Sales, NBC News Digital
Jamie Elden, SVP Sales , Head of Entertainment, Lin Media - RMM Online
Scott Campbell, Industry Principal, Media & Telecom, SAP America Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: SmPh-TbLT, Salon III
SmartPhones & Tablets: The HyperConnected Consumer - Mobile Device & Mobile Network - The Social Experiential Lifestyle
Mark Young, VP Mobile Strategy & Business Development, NBCUniversal Entertainment & Digital Networks
Steven Harris, Vice President, New Media Distribution, Scripps Networks Interactive
Jeffrey Litvack, General Manager, Global Product Development, Associated Press
Richard Sussman, SVP, US Director, Performance Analytics | initiative
Jim Cannella, Director, Marketing & Strategic Alliances, The Recording Academy (The GRAMMYs)
Google, speaker to be announced
Lucy Hood, Executive Director, Institute for Communications, Technology Management, USC Marshall School of Business, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: ViDeo, TV-2012, H2.0, Tent II - Poolside
Multi-Screen Universe: TV, Tablets, Broadband, Smartphones and IPTV - Strategies for ConnectedTV Technology & Content
Sean Murphy, Solution Manager for Media & Entertainment, Cisco
Shirlene Chandrapal, Vice President Connected TV, Smartclip
Christopher Allen, General Manager, Digital Entertainment Services, Best Buy
Rick Herman, Senior VP, Business and Corporate Development, MobiTV
Nick Colsey, Vice President, Network Promotion, Sony Electronics Inc.
Kemal Altintas, Senior Manager, Smart TV, Partnerships & Business Development, LG Electronics
Mike Vorhaus, President, Magid Advisors, Frank N. Magid Associates, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop I, Screening Tent I, Poolside
10:45 AM - Noon - DHFi, CROWD
Investment, Funding Strategies and Deal Flow
A Primer for Content and Technology Companies
I. Understanding Funding and Strategy
Marti Frucci, Managing Director, Digital Capital Advisors
David Travers, Partner, Rustic Canyon Partners
Adam Chapnick, Principal, Indiegogo
Greg Akselrud, Partner, Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP
Michael Terpin, Founder and CEO, SocialRadius
Joey Tamer, President, S.O.S. Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Special Track:
The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women - The Personal Brand - Understanding Lifestyle, Authenticity, Purpose & Resolve
Susan Cartsonis, Producer, What Women Want, WHERE THE HEART IS, NO RESERVATIONS
Ashley Parrish, Editor in Chief, DailyCandy.com
Marth Hiefield, President, ZAAZ
Sonia Gil, Host of Sonia's Travels / Founder of Digital Language Learning Software, Fluenz
Jenna Seiden, Director of Business Development, Microsoft Studios
Dawn Chmielewski, Entertainment Reporter, Los Angeles Times, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Connecting with Affluent Viewers Across Platforms
Session Leader:
Joseph Varet, Co-President, Plum TV
Mika Onishi, COO, Clique Media, Inc.
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Producing with the Guilds and Professional Organizations: WGA, SAG-AFTRA, DGA & PGA and How to Navigate Their New Media Production Guidelines. Workshop for independent filmmakers and new media content creators.
Tamara Krinsky, New Media, Writers Guild of America West, Moderator
Panelists:
Shelagh Wagener, Writers Guild of America West
Will Marshall, Manager, New Media, SAG-AFTRA
Tim Street, Producer & Board of Directors, International Academy of Web Television
Presented by Writers Guild of America West

12 Noon - 12:45 PM
Special Track:
The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Living the Life: Women Entrepreneurs, Innovators and Disrupters
Kelly Day, CEO, Blip
Michelle Finneran Dennedy, VP, Chief Privacy Officer, McAfee
Adrienne Becker, CEO/Glass Elevator Media
Allison Girvin, Executive Producer of HuffPost Live Los Angeles
Lisa Kraynak, Principal, Propelle Partners
Melissa Jun Rowley, Content Creator for Cisco's The Network & Founder of Incentivize, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Directors Room
Hollywood Green Lights - One Screen - Two Screens - Social TV - YouTube TV, Yahoo, X-Box TV - There's a Digital Revolution Out There!
Session Leader:
Greg Johnson, President, Digital, Trivergance, LLC
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Track I:
H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon I
Hollywood and Media - Always Connected - Always On - Traditional Media Transformed! iPads & Tablets, SmartPhones to Cable and TV
Nicholas Dale, Senior Manager, Interactive & Mobile, FremantleMedia Enterprises
Bill Reller, VP of New Business, Meredith Corporation
Kim Moses, principal, Sander/Moses Productions (“Ghost Whisperer”)
RJ Kirkland, Manager, Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook
John P. Roberts, EVP Digital Strategy and Branding, Endemol USA
Jeff Flores, Senior Director of Sales, NBC News Digital
Shawn Gold, Chief Marketing officer, Mahalo, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: DHFi, CROWD Screening Tent I, Poolside
Investment, Funding Strategies and Deal Flow
Digital Media Venture, Investment and Funding:
New Business Models in Entertainment, Media and Technology - From Funds to Crowdfunding
Richard Yen, Director, Private Equity, Saban Capital Group
Michael Metzger, Principal, Covert & Co.
Olivier Manuel, Principal, Accretive LLC
Rob Coneybeer, Managing Director, Shasta Ventures
David Marlett, JD CPA, Principal, BLUERUN CROWDFUND; Founder and Executive Director, National Crowdfunding Association
David O. Higley, Managing Partner, Bond Lane Merchant Bank, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: SmPh-TbLT, AdvUp, H2.0 Salon II
The Social TV Strategy Summit: Tablet & SmartPhone as Gateway to the SmartTV: Content, Commerce, Communications & Social Graph
Baba Uppal, Director of Digital Media, Endemol USA
Caroline Orange, Head of New Distribution Development, News International
Jim Eadie, Senior Vice President of Digital Distribution, MTV Networks
Peter Szabo, Director of West Coast Sales, Shazam
Kathy Styponias, General Manager | Media & Entertainment Group | Interactive Entertainment Business, Microsoft
Marc Isikoff, Senior Manager - Media/Entertainment, Accenture
Sun Jen Yung, Managing Director, Headwaters MB, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Show Creators and Storytellers: Case Studies on Building Momentum Across Platforms.
David Gale, SVP, MTVX, Moderator
Juan Devis, Director of Production & Development, KCET
Steve Woolf, SVP Content and President, Blip Studios
Carrie Beck, Senior Manager, New Frontier Story Lab, Sundance Institute
Alex LeMay, CEO, Founder & Exec Producer, The Shadow Gang
Presented by: MTVX

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Special Track:
The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women in Advertising - Women in Advertising - Innovation in Digital Technologies: From Agencies to Social Media Start-up: The Business of Monetization
Amy Carney, President, U.S. Advertiser Sales, Sony Pictures Television (SPT)
Angela Courtin, Chief Content Officer, Aegis Media North America
Margaret Keene, Executive Creative Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA
Emily Della Maggiora, Vice President Media, Entertainment & Gaming, comScore Inc.
Kristin Ganong, VP, Digital Strategy and Engagement, Diageo
Lori H. Schwartz, Tech Catalyst, Principal, World of Schwartz, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Special Company Briefing:
EMC
The Transformation Express:
Putting Cloud and Big Data to Work in Media IT

Session Leader
Kaushik Arunagiri, Consulting Global Practice Lead for the Communications, Media & Entertainment Industry, EMC
For Session Info Click Here

Special Company Briefing:
2:00 PM - 4 PM -
Screening Tent II
Ooyala On Location: The Future of TV

Ooyala On Location is a 2-hour event with data-driven presentations and case studies. We will have presentations from Ooyala, an industry analyst, and a customer case study. Please join us for an interactive discussion on the latest trends in multi-screen video monetization, with guests from Pac-12 Networks and The Diffusion Group.

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Special Track: The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women Entrepreneurs and Venture Capital: Breaking All Barriers
Fran Maier, founder and Board Chair, TRUSTe
Dana Settle, Founding Partner, Greycroft
Anne-Marie Roussel, Executive-in-residence, Illuminate Ventures
Jen Sargent, founder and CEO Hitfix
Alicia Morga, founder and CEO, No. 8 Media
Marti Frucci, Managing Director, Digital Capital Advisors
Patty Mitchell, Founder & President at Shaker Consulting, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
The New Hollywood Production Partnership - DirecTV Goes Hollywood - Discussion of new production “ROGUE” which will star award-winning actress Thandie Newton (The Pursuit of Happyness, Mission Impossible 2)
Session Leaders:
Nick Hamm, Writer/Director, “The Hole,” “Godsend
Chris Long, SVP of Entertainment & Production, DirecTV
Steven Marrs, President of Momentum Entertainment Group (MEG)
Patty Ishimoto - Vice President of Entertainment DIRECTV and General Manager Audience Network
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTank B: The Board Room
The Interactive Living Room - All Content - All the Time - TV-Game Console-Tablet-PC
Session Leader:
Randy Shaffer, West Region Sales Manager, Interactive Entertainment Business, Advertising Business Group, Microsoft
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Marina Vista Room
Transmedia Franchises: Building the Franchise While Inventing the Language of Cross-platform, Non-linear Narration.
Flint Dille, Novelist, Screenwriter, Game Creator, Franchise Master, Transmedia Pioneer, Moderator
John Zuur Platten, President, Gammon Studios
Tom Greanias, New York Times bestselling novelist, Founder & CEO, @lantis Media Corp.

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I:
H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon I
Video Anytime Anywhere: Video Across Platforms - Television, Broadband and Mobile - Understanding the Value Proposition
Eric Day, Co-Founder, Trium (Producer on YouTube's Everyday Health Channel)
Tamara Franklin, Senior Vice President, Affiliate Operations & New Media Distribution, Scripps Networks Interactive
Sean Collins, Sr. Global Delivery Manager, EMC
Emil Rensing, CTO, EPIX
Scott L Brown, SVP Engineering & Strategic Relations, The Nielsen Company
Teri Francis, Sr. Director, Customer Solutions, NTT Communications Global IP Network, NTT America
Paul Giordano, Chief Client Officer, Mediamorph, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: ViDeo, TV-2012, H2.0, Salon II
Original Video Programming - Streaming and Live Broadband: TV-Tablets-Smartphones-PCs - The Video Explosion
Damon Berger, Executive Producer & CEO, What's Trending
Chris Williams, Chief Development Officer, Maker Studios
Jason Carbone, Executive Producer & Founder, Good Clean Fun
Daniel Tibbets, SVP of Digital Media, Bunim/Murray Productions
Sean Atkins, Senior Vice President of Digital Media, Discovery Communications
David Beebe, Vice President and General Manager, Digital Studios, Fishbowl Worldwide Media
Steve Bradbury, Chief Revenue Officer, Zazoom, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp, Salon III
The Future of Enhanced Advertising: Addressing Brands, Message, Technology, Media and Entertainment
Mike Wiese, Director of Branded Entertainment, JWT
David Kang, Chief Digital Officer, Wenner Media
Lewis Henderson, CEO, Davie Brown Entertainment
Chet Fenster, Managing Partner of MEC (Group M)
Jared Hoffman, President of Branded Entertainment, Generate/Alloy Digital
Rob Donnell, President/Founder, Brand Arc
Xavier Kochhar, Managing Partner, Media Link, LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: HGmz, AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT Tent I, Poolside
Social, Tablet & SmartPhone Gaming - The Explosive Obsession!
Robert Nashak, Executive Vice President, Digital Entertainment & Games, BBC Worldwide
Marco DeMiroz, president and CEO, PlayFirst
Lon Otremba, CEO, Tylted
Michael Yuen, CEO, Showbucks
Henrik Markarian, Director of Technology, AvatarLabs
Tarrnie Williams, President & Studio Head, Roadhouse Interactive
Colin Digiaro, COO, SGN
David Traub, President, unityfor, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Special Track:
The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
How Woman Connect: Social integration on The Ricki Lake Show
Bryan Moore, Director of Social Media, The Ricki Lake Show
Jackie MacDougall, Executive Editor, Ricki Lake Show website
Rebecca Diliberto, Exec Editor, Ricki Magazine
Sandy Abrams, Author, Your Idea, Inc. and HuffPost Small Biz Featured Blogger, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank A: The Director's Room
Entertainment Marketing Campaigns - Multiplatform Storytelling + Technology + Creativity = Strategic Vision, Virality and Mass Marketing
Session Leader:
Gary Shenk, CEO, Corbis
Moderator -
Mark Owens, SVP, Corbis Entertainment
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTank B: The Board Room - CROWD
Crowdfunding with Indiegogo - From Webisodes and Technology to Features
Session Leader:
Adam Chapnick, Principal, Indiegogo
Lorenzo Maggiore, President, SKELL INC., Makers of Bug A Salt
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:15 PM - 4:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Transmedia Dockside Chat: The Ultimate Wisdom About CrossMedia, 360, MultiPlatform from the Masters in Their Field. Reports from the Cutting Edge of Storytelling.
Suzanne Stefanac, Transmedia Innovator, former Executive Director, AFI Digital Content Lab, Moderator
Mark Warshaw, President/Chief Transmedia Officer, The Alchemists
Jackie Turnure, Head of Production, Fourth Wall Studios
James Waugh, Senior Story Developer, Blizzard Entertainment
Steve Porter, CEO & Owner, PorterHouse Media
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Interactive Media Peer Group

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, Salon I
Advertising Strategy, Expenditure and Analysis: Balancing the Portfolio: Broadcast, Cable and the New Platforms: Mobile, Broadband & Social Networks
Bon Mercado, Head of Mobile Solution, North America, Google
Jon Banks, Principal, Pitch
Donald Wong, Partner, Media & Entertainment Vertical, EMC
Davina Kent, Western Regional Vice President, Comcast Media 360
Jennifer Cooper, Director, Media and Entertainment Strategy, Adobe
Lisa Meier, SVP, West, Time Warner Cable Media
Terry S. Bienstock, CEO, Mobilactive Media, LLC., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: HGmz, AdvUp, H2.0 Salon II
Leveraging Content and Celebrity For Cross-Platform Success: Brands, Bands and Entertainers Collaborate
Gina Collins, The Coca-Cola Company
Christian Juhl, President, West, Razorfish
Adam Leber, principal, ReignDeer Management - (Management for Britney Spears)
David Messinger, Co-Head of CAA Marketing, Creative Artists Agency
Miles Beckett, CEO and Co-Founder EQAL
Wendy Klenk, President of memBrain LLC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: H2.0, TV-2012, Screening Tent I
The Hollywood Producer - The Real Deal: Reinventing the Strategy, the Platforms and the Revenue Streams
Scott Ehrlich, CEO, Agility Studios
Michael Goldfine, Digital Strategist, William Morris Endeavor
Brian Volk-Weiss, Head of Production, Senior Vice President, Talent Management / Dynamics (ABC's “Next Best Thing,” “Good Luck Chuck,” “Dane Cook,” “Tom Green Special”)
Susan Jackson, CEO, Freestyle Releasing and Freestyle Digital Media
RJ Williams, CEO, Young Hollywood
Larry Tanz, president, Vuguru
David Tochterman, Head of Digital Media, Innovative Artists, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: HGmz, AdvUp, H2.0, Salon III
The Kids Revolution - Brands, Games, Education and TV - from iPads to TVs
Devery Holmes, President & CEO, Spark Alliance Marketing
Lauren DeVillier, Vice President, Digital Media for Disney Channels Worldwide, DISNEY/ABC CABLE NETWORKS GROUP
Toper Taylor, President and Chief Operating Officer, Cookie Jar
David Lord, CEO, JumpStart
Andrew Solmssen, Managing Director, Possible
Elain Chang, Director of West Coast Sales, totallyher, division of Gorilla Nation Media
Stuart Drexler, Product Developer & Brand Strategist, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
Special Track:
The Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women: The Social Advantage - Leveraging The Social Graph for Building Brands Across Platforms
Catherine Balsam-Schwaber, SVP of Marketing, iVillage, NBC Universal
Jen Murphy, Head of Industry, CPG, Google
Chia-Lin Simmons, Vice President, Marketing & Content, Harman International
Melinda Moore, SVP, EMVentures
Rachel Spiegelman, SVP Marketing, Pitch
Louisa Shipnuck, Director of Marketing, Verizon Digital Media Services, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Video on the Smartphone and Tablet - Programming, Content Relationships, Dealmaking and Commerce
Session Leaders
Eric Mauskopf, Business Development Manager, YouTube Mobile and TV Partnerships
Frank Chindamo, President & Chief Creative Officer, Fun Little Movies,
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
ThinkTank B:
The Board Room
The Conflict - The Investment vs. the Content: The Story Driven Approach to Content vs. The Business Model and the Advertiser
Session Leader:
David Gale, Executive Vice President, MTV Cross Media, MTV Networks
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Tuesday, October 16th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
End-of Day Poolside Reception - Ritz Carlton
Open to All Attendees
Sponsored by: Cisco


Tuesday, October 16th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Poolside Reception
The Entertainment Technology Board - CGI-Animation-3D
Co-Sponsored by: UCLA Anderson School and Digital Hollywood


6:15 PM - 8:30 PM - Open to All Attendees
The Women's Keynote Roundtable and Reception: Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women and the Entertainment and Media Industry: Shaping the Pillars of the Industry
Bonnie Fuller, President and Editor-in-Chief, HollywoodLife.com and HollyBaby.com (Former Editor, Glamour and US Weekly)
Betsy Beers, Producer, “Grey's Anatomy,” “Private Practice,” “Scandal,” “The Hoax”
Orly Adelson, President, Dick Clark Productions, Inc.
Vivi Zigler, President, Shine 360 & Digital, Shine America
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Digital Hollywood - Day Three
Wednesday, October 17th

"The Content Summit"
- HwdSummit
Day Three: The Television Summit
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Hosted by:
Lori H. Schwartz, Co-Governor, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Interactive Media Peer Group
8:30 AM Breakfast Event - Marina Vista Room
TV Summit: Digital Dispatch - Open to all Badge Holders

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM
Track I: AdvUp, Salon I
Video Advertising: Monetizing the Cross-Platform Package - Tablets, TVs, Smartphones, PCs and Games
Brent Horowitz, Vice President, Corporate Strategy and Business Development, FreeWheel
Michael Knott, Vice President, Meredith Women's Network
Kym Nelson, Vice President, West Coast Sales, IGN Entertainment
John Noe, Executive Account Director and Founding Partner, Rokkan
Stephen Baer, Managing Partner, The Game Agency
Jacqueline Corbelli, Founder, Chairman and CEO, BrightLine
Dean McCormick, Vice President, Advertising Solutions, BlackArrow
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon II
The NexGen Entertainment Home Experience - From the Smart & Connected TV to the Tablet, PVR, SmartPhone & PC Experience
Ben Huang, Director, Microsoft Mediaroom
Ben Hollin, Senior Manager, IP Video Strategy and Business Development, Service Provider Video Technology Group, Cisco
Leslie Chard, President, WHDI
Brian Miller, Director of Business Development for Branded Products, Western Digital
David Adams, Vice President of Corporate Development, Accedo
Sam Vasisht, Chief Marketing Officer, Veveo
John Gildred, founder and CTO, SyncTV Corporation
Rick Doherty, co-founder and Director, The Envisioneering Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: H2.0, DiRghts, ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon III
The Expansion of UltraViolet - Advancing Digital Home Entertainment
Kevin Morrow, VP, Partnerships, Media Solutions Center America, Samsung
Richard Berger, Senior Vice President of Global Digital Strategy and Operations, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Kent Steffen, General Manager and President of Content Direct, CSG Systems
Mark Teitell, General Manager & Executive Director, Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE), LLC
Gerald Hensley, VP, Sales Entertainment, Rovi Corporation
Cary Grant, Head of Business Development/Content Acquisition - Nook Video, Barnes & Noble
Brad Hunt, President, Digital Media Directions, LLC, Moderator
Additional speakers to be announced
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: SmPh-TbLT, Tent I
SmartPhone Apps - Tablet Apps - Change Agents - App Breakthroughs, Video, Games, Mobile Engagement and Advertising
Dan Lee, Director, Mobile Audience Measurement Solutions, The Nielsen Company
Norman Liang, Director of Platform Solutions, GetJar
Suli Ali, CEO, TinyCo
Scott Lewallen, co-founder and Senior Vice President of Product & Design, Grindr
Jean Mathews, iMAGIN8E, Bolt Creative/ Pocket God
Andy Richman, CEO Moonrider
Guy Piekarz, CEO, Matcha
Christophe Ponsarte, Director, Information, Media & Entertainment Mobility Practice, Cognizant Business Consulting, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
9:00 AM - 10:15
AM, DiRghts, Screening Tent II
Keepin' it Legal - Online Marketing - Basics for Developing Legally Compliant Sweepstakes, Contests, User-Generated Content and Social Media Promotions, and Complying with the FTC's Endorsement Guidelines
Lisa Harrington, Associate General Counsel, NBCU Entertainment & Digital Networks group
John Pavolotsky, Of Counsel, Greenberg Traurig LLP
Deanna Newell, Senior Corporate Counsel at Myspace LLC
David Snead, Ecommerce Attorney & Internet Lawyer
Anne Moebes, Law Office of Anne Moebes, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Marina Vista Room
Recruitment in the Digital Age: Fox, Warner Bros., NBCUniversal, Disney ABC. Are you visible to employers across platforms? Maximize your career with industry-leading recruiting executives.
Moderator: Linda Nicolai, President, Executive Alliance Group Recruiting
Presented by Executive Alliance Group Recruiting

10:45 AM - Noon
Track I:
ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon I
Inventing TV 2.0 - Defining the Set Top, Connected TV, Tablet & Smartphone Downloadable Consumer Experience
Josh Stutt, Director of Marketing, Newvue
David Catzel, Senior Platform Strategy Advisor, Developer Platform Evangelism Group, Microsoft
Ian Greenblatt, Director, Content Strategy & Business Development, MOTOROLA MOBILITY
Crx Chai, Director of User Experience, Nagra-Kudelski
Mark Donnigan, General Manager, U.S., Dune HD
Ajay Dugar, Director, Business Development, Digital Media, DTS, Inc
Gregory T. Willis, Executive Vice President, Sales & Marketing, Neulion
David E. Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH POTOMAC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: H2.0, AdvUp, Salon II
Media, Entertainment and Brand Ubiquity - TV, PC, The Tablet, The Smartphone - Understanding the Content and Commerce Equation
Perry Fair, CCO, JWT
Don Scales, President & CEO, iCrossing
Jay Tannenbaum, Director of Interactive Operations, West Coast, SapientNitro
John Kottcamp, Chief Strategy and Marketing Officer, Tahzoo
Ted Dhanik, President & EVP Business Development, engage:BDR
Jason Berger, Founder and Executive Producer, Kids At Play
Kelvin Rowlette, President - Americas and General Manager, July Systems
Anthony Bontrager, President & CEO, Soda Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon III
Over the Top Platforms - TV, iPad - Tablet - SmartPhone - PC - Connecting into the Future
Kim Hurwitz, SVP, Programming, FilmOn.TV Networks Inc.
Randa E. Minkarah, Senior Vice President Revenue & Business Development, Fisher Communications
Michael Bishara, VP and General Manager, TV Everywhere, Synacor
Tim Sale, Director, Technical Sales, thePlatform
Ben Bennett, SVP of Services, Irdeto
Paul Sweeting, Principal, Concurrent Media Strategies
James M. Burger, Member, Dow Lohnes PLLC., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012 Screening Tent I
Video Innovation - Content for the New Hollywood - Cross Platform - Web - Phone - Tablet - TV
Brad Gelfond, Principal, Strike up the Brand (former SVP, Warner Bros. Records)
Sandy Khaund, Sr. Director of Emerging Technology, Turner Broadcasting
Sean Murphy, Videoscape Solution Marketing, Media & Entertainment, Cisco Systems
Maryse Thomas, CEO, POKEWARE
Deepak Das, Senior Director of Marketing, VisualOn
Meridith Valiando, Co-Founder // Producer, DigiTour Media
Arlene Zeichner, Principal, Selavy Associates, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
10:45 AM - Noon
- DiRghts, DHFi Screening Tent II
New Media Wheeling and Dealing - Gaining the Strategic Advantage - Drafting, Negotiating and Closing your New Media Deal using business savvy, leverage and smarts
Michelle Parker, Senior Attorney, Interactive Entertainment Business Group, Microsoft Corporation
Fred Bernstein, Partner, Wildman, Harrold, Allen & Dixon LLP
Dan Rozansky, Partner, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan LLP
Joe Shapiro, CEO and Founder, OnCam
David Shall, Head of Business Operations and General Counsel, Vuguru
Christine Lepera, P.C., Member, Mitchell Silberberg & Knupp LLP
Joleen Winther Hughes, Founder and Principal, HUGHES MEDIA LAW GROUP, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
Special Track: Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
YOGA, RECIPES & SHOPPING: Is That All There Is?
Marcia Zellers, Director Digital Marketing, FIDM; Founder & Editor-in-Chief, Tootzypop, Moderator
Ryan Stern, VP Editorial & Social Content, Glam Media
Elisa Camahort Page, COO & Co-Founder, BlogHer
Anne Weintraub, Editor-in-Chief, Glo
Sara Wilson, Senior Editor, HuffPost Weddings and HuffPost Divorce
Amber Cordero, Account Director, Placements Media/Quigley-Simpson
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
11:00 AM - 11:45 AM
ThinkTank B:
The Directors Room - CROWD
Crowdfunding for FilmMakers - From Webisodes to Features
Zach Keller and Ed Skudder, Writer/Director, Six Point Harness (Animated Web Series Dick Figures)
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
The New Connected TV Platforms: From TVs to Game Consoles to OTT STBs
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media, Moderator
Wendell Wenjen, Director of Strategic Alliances, Smart TV, LG Electronics
John Gilles, Managing Director, A Different Engine
Jodi Robinson, VP, Internet and Interactive Technology, Starz Entertainment
Brian Mezger, VP, Technology, Surfline
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

12 Noon - 12:45 PM
Special Track: Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
The iJustine Phenomenon: Women Stars on YouTube
Justine Ezarik, Comedian, and Internet Star
Nancy Tamayo, Head of Brand Partnership and Media Sales, Collective Digital Studios
Taryn Southern, Comedian and Host
Dana Ward, Host and Executive Producer, ClevverTV/Alloy Digital
Cat Valdes (Catrific YT channel), Comedian and Internet Star
Lori H. Schwartz, Tech Catalyst, Principal, World of Schwartz, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank A: The Director's Room
Streaming the 2012 Olympics to China: A Case Study in Business and Technology
Hosted by Chris Wagner, EVP, NeuLion
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
12 Noon - 12:45 PM
ThinkTank B: The Board Room
Into the game - Engaging the Fans on Every Screen
Co-presentation with MLB.TV & Cisco
Joseph A. Inzerillo, Senior Vice President, Multimedia & Distribution, Major League Baseball Advanced Media
Sean Murphy, Videoscape Solution Marketing, Media & Entertainment, Cisco Systems
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, Salon I
Branded Media Marketing - Across Platforms - TV, Film, Broadband, Tablets and SmartPhones - Reinventing the Commerce & Media Model
Robert (Leo) Rodgers, Sr. VP & Label Liaison, Bungalo Records - Universal Music Group
John Rubey, President, AEG
Sarah Penna, Co-Founder - Head of Talent, Big Frame
Gary Shenk, CEO, Corbis
Christina Martin, CEO, Backstage Artist Lounge
Evan Gotlib, SVP Advertising Sales & Branded Entertainment, Blip
Andy Marks, General Manager, MATTER, Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, SmPh-TbLT, Salon II
The Social TV Ecosystem: Smart TVs, Guides, OTT Content, Tablets-Smartphones and Apps
Sean Bunner, Vice President, New Business Development, HSN
Chris Wyatt, CEO, Youtoo
Rebecca Baldwin, VP and GM, Zap2it, Tribune Media
Brian Norgard, founder, Chill
Jeremy Toeman, CEO, Dijit Media
Kelly C. Egan, VP, Business Development, Fanhattan
Mark Ghuneim, CEO, Wiredset, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: DiRghts, H2.0, ViDeo, TV-2012, Screening Tent I, Poolside
Digital Deals - Networks, Studios and Producers - Monetizing Content Across Platforms
Russell Schwartz, Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs, Starz Entertainment
Gotham Chopra, co-founder, Liquid Comics
Grant Michaelson, Vice President, Business Affairs and New Media, ABC Entertainment
Jared Tobman, Co-Founder, Trium and Former Head of Reveille Digital Studios
Bill Jensen, Vice President/General Manager, BUZZMEDIA
Larry Namer, President/CEO Metan Development Group
Paul Giordano, Chief Client Officer, Mediamorph, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon III
Hybrid TV - Delivering the Ultimate TV Experience: Broadcast, Cable, Premium & OTT Content
Jonathan Lupo, Chief Experience Officer, Empathy Lab
Jack Perry, Founder & CEO, Syncbak
Steve McKay, CEO, Entone
Mike West, founder, Genos TV
Yosi Glick, Co-Founder and CEO, Jinni
Paul Erickson, Senior Analyst, Consumer Electronics Group, IMS Research, IHS, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
12:30 PM -
ViDeo, TV-2012, Screening Tent II
Cloud Media & the Connected PC-TV-Mobile Universe: The New Face of the Digital Consumer
Michael Taylor, SVP, Corporate Development, ActiveVideo Networks
Steve Poehlein, Director, Media & Entertainment Solutions, Industry Consulting Practice, Hewlett-Packard
Jackie Mountain, Vice President of Sales, Western Region, T3Media
Steve Smith, Head of Sales, Encoding.com
David Woodman, Managing Director of the Americas, Motive Television
Greg Kostello, Founder & CEO, Givit
Steven Harnsberger, President, OTT Digital Services
Lauren Cole, President, Cole Media, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Closing the Divide: Marketing Linear Viewing to Audiences with Non-linear Viewing Habits
Bonnie Stone, CEO, Butter Studios, Moderator
Sue Norton, SVP & Head of Lonely Planet Television, BBC
Stephanie Long, Senior Writer & Producer, Disney Junior
Carlos Sapene, VP Digital and New Media, The Style Network NBC Universal
Brandon DiMassa, SVP, Business Development, TV Guide Online & Mobile
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Special Track:
Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Bringing More Women into Tech: Breaking Down the Barriers to Entry
Barb Dybwad, VP of Content, Tecca.com
Darcy Antonellis, CTO, Warner Brothers
Laura Merling, SVP Applications Enablement Platform and Strategy, Alcatel-Lucent
Meredith Flynn-Ripley, CEO, MediaFriends
Julia Hartz, Co-Founder & President, EventBrite
Elisa Camahort Page, co-founder | COO, BlogHer, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM The Director's Room
ThinkTank A:
Aprés SOPA/PIPA and the Blackout - What Next?”
James M. Burger, Member, Dow Lohnes PLLC., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

1:00 PM - 1:45 PM The Board Room
ThinkTank B: Crowdfunding & Crowdsourcing (CROWD)
From Crowdsourced Film to Social Movement
Nicole Conn, film director, producer, and screenwriter
Barbara Niven, Actress, Author & Motivational Speaker
Marina Rice Bader, President and Co-Founder, Soul Kiss Films
Cathy Brooks, Founder, Other Than That, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
The Art of the Deal: Pointers, Advice and Hands-on Tools from Master Negotiators
David Tenzer, Entertainment Lawyer and Talent Manager, Moderator
Lisa Callif, Partner, Donaldson & Callif
Devin Carbaugh, Business Affairs, eOne
Stu Tenzer, Founder, Coast Road Media LLC
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
Special Track:
Ballroom Terrace
Session Sponsored by:
Women in Film Foundation
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women in Film: How Digital Media Shapes the Power of Women in the Industry
Concepción Lara, Innovator in Latin online platforms - WIF Foundation Board Member
Nancy Redd, Huffpost Live Host
Melissa Silverstein, Blogger, activist WomenandHollywood.com
Jane Buckingham, WIF Board member, Trend Forecaster
Cynthia Cleveland, CEO, BroadLit®
Paula Silver, founder, Beyond the Box
Ghen Laraya Long, WIF Board Member, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM
ThinkTank A:
The Director's Room
Innovative Entertainment Partnerships Leveraging: Content, Community and Commerce
Session Leader:
Sean Bunner, Vice President, New Business Development, HSN
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

ThinkTank B: The Board Room
The Incubus HQ Project - Music, Video, Live Performance
Session Leaders:
Steve Rennie, Manager, Incubus
Marc Scarpa, Producer / Director x factor digital, Grammy live, incubus hq

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon I
Internet Video, Advertising & Marketing: The Next Generation of Consumer Reach
Dan Weinstein, Founding Partner, Collective Digital Studio & Head of Digital Content, The Collective
Will Marks, Producer & Head of Business Development, Monkey Wrangler Productions
Evan Gotlib, SVP Advertising Sales & Branded Entertainment, Blip
Justin Henry, Sales Manager, blinkx
Kevin Townsend, Managing Partner, Science + Fiction
Kwasi Asare, CEO FIGHTER Interactive
Paul Erickson, Senior Analyst, Consumer Electronics Group, IMS Research, IHS, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: DHFi, CROWD Salon II
Venture Funding, Investment & Mergers - Leadership in the Entertainment & Technology Space: Broadband, Social, Mobile, Games and Crowdfunding
Monica Dodi, Managing Director and Co Founder, The Women's Venture Capital Fund
Chris Petrovic, GM, Digital Ventures, GameStop
Steve Masur, Managing Partner, MasurLaw
Mike McGlade, Chief Revenue Officer, FastPay
Nia Stefany, Managing Partner and founder, Xnergy LLC
Charles M. Miller, President and CEO, Carlton House Capital Partners, LLC
Joey Tamer, President, S.O.S. Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: SmPh-TbLT, Salon III
Music Apps for SmartPhones, Tablets & Social Media - Reaching Millions - Monetization
Jack Isquith, SVP of Strategic Development, Slacker
David Stein, CEO and Founder, Thefuture.fm
Adam Boyden, President, Conduit
Chris Wiltsee, Director, Business Development, BandPage
Chris Hansen, co-founder and CEO, BAMM.TV
Kelli Richards, President, The All Access Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: H2.0, SmPh-TbLT, TV-2012, Tent I, Poolside
The Social Experience: Personalized Communication, Personalized TV, Personalized Apps, Personalized Commerce
Mike Folgner, founder and CEO, SnappyTV
Matthew Meeks, Vice President, Director, Prophesee, Initiative, IPG Mediabrands
Adam DuVander, Executive Editor, ProgrammableWeb
Eric Tilenius, Executive-in-Residence (EIR), Scale Venture Partners
Danny Kastner, CEO, Social Edison
Juan Pablo Bedoya, Vice President of Product, textPlus
Stacy Wormser, Senior Partnership Executive, StumbleUpon
David Bloom, Principal, Words & Deeds, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
: AdvUp, Screening Tent II
Branded Advertising Strategies - Content and Platform Integration
Brad Davis, Executive Vice President of Sales, Photobucket
Joseph Epstein, Chief Marketing Officer, DBG
Chase Norlin, CEO, AlphaBird
Eric Springer, CCO, Pitch
Rob Kramer, EVP of Sales, Celtra
Daniel R. Odio, CEO and co-founder, Socialize, Inc.
Robert Gonsalves, Consultant in Online Operations, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
Special Track: Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Brand Communication in a Woman's World
Shana Mathur, VP of Marketing and Communications at the LA Philharmonic
Alicia Jones, National Mgr. of Public Relations at Honda.
Dana Long, Director, Digital Marketing, Media & Social Media, Mattel Brands
Dorothy Jones, Vice President of Marketing, Susan G. Komen for the Cure
John Furnari, founder, bigMETHOD, VP of Social & Digital Media, BLITZ, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

The ThinkTanks
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank A: The Directors Room
Funding Entertainment and Content Start-ups:
Incubators, Accelerators, Venture & Crowdfunding
Session Leaders:
Nick DeMartino, President, Nick DeMartino Consulting
Richard Wolpert, Partner, Amplify.LA
Ana Serrano, ideaBoost
Chris Gartin, i/o LA incubator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
ThinkTank B: Board Room
Synchronized Metadata - The Key Enabler of Advanced Content Discovery
Session Leaders:
JR Yasgur, Vice President, Aggregated Metadata Management & Operations (AMMO), Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE)
Alex Vikati, Executive Director, Product Strategy and Innovation, Tribune Media Services
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Fireside Chat With Cult Show Creators: Heroes, Touch, Sara Silverman Program, Community, The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers.
Brian Seth Hurst, CEO, Opportunity Management Company, Moderator
Dan Harmon, Creator, Community & The Sarah Silverman Program
Tim Kring, Creator, Touch & Heroes
Jon M. Chu, Creator, The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, H2.0, TV-2012, Salon I
Monetizing Entertainment Programming, Cross Platform - Social TV, Social Media and Commerce
John Evershed, CEO, Mondo Media
Mark Vrieling, CEO, SCREENPLAY, INC.
Dean Waters, CEO, VIMBY
Joe Swift, founder, 7 Stories Up
Andy Wing, co-CEO, Fuel Industries
Marc Karzen, CEO and Executive Producer, Relish
Zach James, Co-Founder, ZEFR
Ben Mendelson, co-founder and president, Interactive Television Alliance, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT, Salon II
iPad-Tablet-SmartPhone Advertising - the Premium Advertising Platform
Ken Willner, Chief Executive Officer, Zumobi
Mark Wolly, Ad Manager Product Specialist, Google
Lisa Sullivan-Cross, GM, Learning and VP, Marketing and Business Development, Dictionary.com
Anupam Gupta, President + Chief Executive Officer, Mixpo
Cameron Yuill, Founder and CEO, Adgent Digital
Greg Portell, Partner, A.T. Kearney, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: DiRghts, Salon III
Protecting the Product: Content Rights and Technology Solutions in Media and Entertainment: Implementation of Technology Strategies
Jukka Alanen, Vice President of Business Development, Arxan
Mike Petrocelli, VP Sales America, Civolution
Christopher Kenneally, Director, Business Development, Copyright Clearance Center
Steve Christian, VP of Marketing, Verimatrix
Michael Drexler, Executive Director, Strategy & Business Development, BMI
Michael B. Ayers, Senior Vice President, Business & Legal Affairs and General Counsel, Verance
Rajan Samtani, SVP, Sales & Bus Development, Peer Media Technologies, Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: ViDeo, TV-2012, Screening Tent I, Poolside
Video Everywhere - Technologies & Platforms - Enabling the Next Generation of Over-the-Top TV
Dave Mowrey, VP of Product Management, Clearleap
Jonathan Wilner, Sr. Director of Business Product Management, Ooyala
Ken Roulier, Deputy Chief Technology Officer, Broadband, Cable & Satellite Division, Amdocs
Josette Bonte, Chief Strategy Officer, CTM: Institute for Communication Technology Management, Marshall School of Business, University of Southern California
Tim Napoleon, Chief Strategist, AllDigital
Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Special Workshop
3:50 PM - 5:00 PM
ViDeo, AdvUp, TV-2012 Tent II
Music and Video - in the Cloud - The Future of Entertainment
Dick Wingate, Principal, DEV Advisors
Tamir Koch, CEO, MyMusicCloud
KamranV, Founder/CEO, POP-AUT
Brett Welch, CEO, Switchcam
Mike Gitig, VP of Business Development
, Gobbler
Larry Goldberg, CEO, TuneWiki
Brent Wilkins, Vice President Global Business Development, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
End-of-Day
Women's Keynote: Ballroom Terrace
Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Beth-Ann Eason, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Condé Nast
Betsy Morgan, President, The Blaze
Karin Gilford, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, ABC Television Network
Amy Powell, President, Paramount Digital Entertainment & president, Insurge Pictures
Wenda Harris Millard, president, MedialLink, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

5:00 PM - 6:15 PM - The Ritz Carlton
End-of Day Poolside Reception

JUST ADDED
Wed. Oct 17th, 6:00 - 7:00 PM
At the Poolside Tent -
CROWDFACTOR Live! OPEN TO ALL ATTENDEES
Crowdfunding is the future of entrepreneurial finance, but what's your
Our distinguished entertainment judges include:
Jack Joseph Puig
- Grammy Award-winning music engineer and producer, Green Day, U2, Lady Gaga, John Mayer, Black Eyed Peas, Goo Goo Dolls, Florence and the Machine, Faith Hill, Beck, Mary J. Blige and many more.
CJ Vanston - multi Grammy nominated producer, film composer, session keyboard player and songwriter, credits include Christopher Guest's movies and his new TV project, Desmond Child, Paul Williams, Barry Mann, Bernie Taupin, Prince,
Celine Dion, Joe Cocker, Barbra Streisand, Ringo Starr.
Sharon Lawrence - Distinguished actor, credits include NYPD Blue, Desperate Housewives, Caroline in the City, Boston Legal, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit and Monk.
Brent Wilkins - VP of Global Business Skullcandy. Prior to Skullcandy, Managing Director at HTC and Managing Director with Cantor Fitzgerald.

Wednesday, October 17th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Marina Vista Room
Mobile Excellence Awards
(co-located at Digital Hollywood)



Thursday, October 18th
Drill Down Day at Digital Hollywood
Five Tracks to Choose From

Track I:
The Crowdfunding Summit
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM - Marina Vista Room
Special Keynote Event:
Robert Greenwald and Team
Robert Greenwald and Brave New Films are the ultimate pioneers in crowd-funded, independent, politically minded media production since before Move.org, Kickstarter or IndieGogo arrived on the scene.
Presented by Brave New Films

9:30 AM - 10:45 AM
Track I:
AdvUp, HGm, Salon I
Advertising and Micro-Commerce, Games and Game Networks - Mobile, Broadband and Console - Serving Individuals and Communities of Interest
Matthew Hannus, co-founder and CEO, Sleepy Giant Entertainment
David Ng, CEO and Co-Founder Gimmie
Maura Sparks, founder, KissAppGames
Arkady Fridman, VP Media Sales, US, BrandEngage
Sam Glassenberg, CEO, Funtactix
Julie Craft, Founder & CEO of AchievingGreatness, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: ViDeo, TV-2012, Salon II
Content Delivery - Rich Media - Managing the Three Screen Challenge: PC, TV and Mobile
Jeremy Black, Director of Consumer & Media, Xtreme Labs
Peter Mastin, VP of Business Development, CDN Solutions Group, Internap
Iri Trashanski, Senior Director, Strategic Alliances and New Initiatives, Marvell Semiconductor
Eric Morris, Vice President Global Media, Kaltura
Dan Sweeney, Vice President, Sales and Marketing, Solekai Systems
Scott Holmes, founder and President, United Future, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT, Salon III
The Social Media Primer - Using Twitter - The Real Time Web - Content, Communication, Advertising
Jenn Deering Davis, Co-founder and Head of Customer Development, Union Metrics
Mara Lewis, Co-Founder and CEO, stopped.at, author “Stand Out Social Marketing”
Scott Meldrum, Senior Director, Digital Engagement, WDCW
Ben Straley, CEO, Meteor Solutions
Marissa Gluck, founder, Radar Research, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV - AdvUp, H2.0, SmPh-TbLT, TV-2012, Ballroom Terrace
Monetizing Video: Tablet, Smartphone and PC Content and Commerce - Cost Models & Implementation
Jonathan Stephansky, Founder and CEO, Viewbix
Craig Besnoy, Managing Director, Netbiscuits
Elizabeth Cowley, SVP Global Partnerships, Viewster AG
Dan Punt, Head of Business Development, Anyclip
Bee Ottinger, CEO, SnapCuts
Craig Wood, Direct of Sales, U.S., Randicoot
Stephanie Piche', CEO, Executive Producer, Mingle Media TV
Tyler D. Malin, Esq. Chief Marketing and Revenue Officer, Future Think Digital, Inc., Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit"
- HwdSummit
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding Case Studies
Mark Vega, Legal & Business Advisor, Libertas Law, Moderator
Kristin Bauer van Straten, actor, True Blood; spokesperson, International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)
Meera Menon, Farah Goes Bang
Scott Hamilton Kennedy, Fame High
Brick Maier, Tabletop Moviemaking Studio
Dotan Saguy, Smarter Stand for iPad

11:05 AM - 12:20 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, Salon I
Advertising Analytics and Contextual Media: Social Media and Virtual Economies, Mobile, Search, Video Search and HyperTargeting
Michael Benedek, CEO, Datonics
Bryan Jones, CEO and Co-Founder, Collider Media
André Parreira, Founder and CEO, Realtime
Jeff Greenfield, COO and Co-Founder, C3 Metrics
Pete Sheinbaum, Founder & CEO, Board Director, LinkSmart, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II - AdvUp, H2.0, SmPh-TbLT Salon II
Marketing Primetime Hollywood Content - Using Twitter, Facebook, Smartphone and Tablets - Building Audience - Building Buzz - Understanding the Metrics and Measurement of Success
John Corpus, founder & CEO, Milyoni
Rachael McLean, SVP, Digital, JuntoBox Films
Jordan Glazier, President and CEO, Eventful Inc.
Nikao Yang, Senior Vice President, New Business Development and Marketing, AdColony
Dario Meli, Co-CEO, Invoke Media
Stuart McLean, CEO and Founder, Content & Company
Jonathan Tavss, President and Founder, Scarlet Strategic
Donald A. Jasko, Chief Executive Officer, Digital Economics, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp, TV-2012, Salon III
Video Innovation! Social Video, Real-Time Video, Face-to-Face Video - Communication and Commerce
Ken Zamkow, Director of Sales and Marketing, LiveU
Rajesh Midha, VP, Corporate Development, ooVoo
Townsend Zeigler, Director, Business Development, Pandoodle
Marcelo Camberos, CEO and co-founder, myglam
Philip Nelson, Senior VP, Artist and Media Relations, NewTek, Inc
Athan Stephanopoulos, CEO/Founder, GorillaSpot Media
Joe Sumner, Co-founder and Chief Creative Officer, Vyclone
Paolo Sigismondi, MBA, Ph.D., Clinical Assistant Professor, Annenberg School for Communication & Journalism, USC, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: ViDeo, TV-2012, AdvUp, Ballroom Terrace
Content Innovation: Next Generation in Media Technologies - Broadband and Mobile
Markus Almer, President and co-founder, Almer/Blank
Amanda Taylor, CEO, DanceOn
Angela Abshier, CEO, Gabuduck
Arnaud Collery, Founder, Comiques sans frontiers
Susan Johnston, Festival founder and director, New Media Film Festival™
Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding 101: How to Build a Perfect Crowdfunding Campaign and Exceed Your Goals.
David Straus, Co-Founder & CEO, Withoutabox, Inc., Moderator
Aubrey Levy, Founder, Mobcaster.com
D.J. Paul, CSO, Crowdfunder
Varda Hardy, Filmmaker, Big Voice
Sean Keegan, Producer, Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie
Kevin Finn, Co-Writer & Director, Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie
Adam Chapnick, Principal & Business Development, Indiegogo

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
More Money, More Problems? Investigating the Latest News, Issues and More Around Crowdfunding.
Mariana Danilovic, Digital Media & Business Development Executive, Moderator
Candace Klein, Founder & CEO, SoMoLend
Wil Schroter, CEO, Fundable
Liz Singh, The Rachel Corrie Syndrome
Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief & General Manager, Indiewire
Tyler Gaffney, VP, Sales & Business Development, WePay

12:50 PM - 2:00 PM
Track I:
AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT Salon I
Twitter, Facebook & Social Media - Transforming Marketing, Transforming the World
Jeff Pray, VP/Director, Starcom USA
Ash Kumra, Co-Founder, DreamItAlive
Peter Shankman, founder and digital branding strategist, HARO
Tobi Bauckhage, founder and CEO, Moviepilot
David Reis, founder and CEO, DEI Worldwide
Sam Decker, Co-founder and Chief Executive Officer, Mass Relevance
Lane Soelberg, CEO, Weplay
Dr. Natalie Petouhoff, Chief Strategist, Digital Communications, Social Media, Measurement and ROI practice, Weber Shandwick, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: AdvUp, H2.0, Salon II
Advertising Innovation! Ad Targeting and Hypertargeting, Video Ads - Social Networks - Private Networks, Part I
Dan Owen, Director, Digital Ad Sales, Western Region, The Weather Channel Companies
Uzair Dada, CEO, Iron Horse Interactive
Rohan Kumar, Sr. VP of Media Services, TruEffect
Tom Alexander, Founder & CEO, PK4 Media
Bob Bress, Senior Director of Product Management and Analytics, Visible World
Jennifer Bennett, Director Sales, West, Local Response
Dr. Gigi Johnson, Exec. Director, Maremel Institute; Lecturer, UCLA Anderson and Herb Alpert School of Music, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT Salon III
Tablets and SmartPhones - Apps for Entertainment, News, Music, Games, Location-Based Communication and Communities
Snehal Shinde, Co-Founder and CEO, Dhingana
Clovis Najm, CEO and Chairman of the board, Mobio Technologies
Eric Orrantia, VP, Sales, Local Corporation
Arvind Venkateswaren, SVP - Business Development, Mobile Software products, Geodesic
Jonathan Leone, co-founder, Thrillcall
Tobias Dengel, CEO, WillowTree Apps
Gary Yentin, Consultant, Global Media and Entertainment, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV: AdvUp, Ballroom Terrace
Social Media, Brands and Target Markets: Capturing and Transforming Millions of Users in Communities, Content, Conversation and Commerce
Ly Tran, Director of Digital Strategy & Architecture, Proof Advertising
Carrie Ferman, CEO, Remark Media
Peggy Fry, Chief Revenue Officer, AddThis
Michele Slack, SVP Business Operations, NetShelter
Vidya Shivkumar, Director of Products, Janrain
Mike Lewis, Author of the Blog, “Social Episodes”
David Zhang, Sr. Director of Strategic Accounts, Integrate
Linda Sherman, Co-Founder, The Courage Group, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Pitching, Developing and Crowdfunding a Hit Web Series: Join the WebTV Workshop Founders for an In-depth Exploration of writing your own Digital Future.
Damian Pelliccione, Founder, WebTVworkshop.com
Diahnna Baxter, CEO & Co-Founder, WebTVworkshop.com
Presented by WebTV Workshop
Additional speakers to be announced

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM
Track I:
H2.0, AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT, Salon I
The Facebook Factor - A Discussion of Facebook and other Social Media Platforms as a Product and Communications Platform - Building Buzz, Building Community, Building Brand Loyalty, Building a Commerce Engine
Mikaela Pollock, Social Media Strategist, Threshold Interactive
Tyler Tanaka, Vice President of Business Development, Cie Studios
Michael Downing, Founder & CEO, Tout
Brennan Beyer, Vice President, West, RadiumOne
Michael Palmer, VP of Product Delivery and Operations, Compass Labs
Boaz Mourad, CEO, Insight Strategy Group
Allison Grenewetzki, Senior Account Manager, Text 100, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track II: AdvUp, SmPh-TbLT, Salon III
Advertising Innovation! Ad Targeting and Hypertargeting, Video Ads - Social Networks - Private Networks
Tim McMullen, Co-Founder,red pepper
Veronica Fielding, CEO, Digital Brand Expressions (DBE)
Colin Jeavons, Founder and CEO, Vertical Search Works
Fabien Ricard, Managing Director, SpringBoard Video - An Evolve Media Corp. company
Jeff Zwelling, CEO, Convertro
Will Campbell, CEO, Quantasy
Joseph Zoccali, Executive Vice President of Business Development, Pokeware, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track III: AdvUp, Ballroom Terrace
Social Media, Brands and Target Markets, Part II: Capturing and Transforming Millions of Users in Communities, Content, Conversation and Commerce
David Aronchick, CEO and co-founder, Hark
Ted Murphy, Founder and CEO, IZEA
Ranvir Gujral, Co-Founder, Chute
Chas Salmore, CEO, MWKS, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here

Track IV:
Intersection of Social and TV: From Social Viewing to Live Data Visualizations
Dennis Yu, CEO, BlitzMetrics
Chris Strickland, Social Media Marketing and Community Manager, Break.com
Newton Lee, Author & Editor-in-Chief, ACM Computers in Entertainment
Sean Besser, EVP of Business Development, Partnerships and Strategy, Get Glue
Bob Jennings, Producer and Performer, Annoying Orange
Darwyn Metzger, CEO, Darwyn's Theory - Phantom Social Media
Chris Denson, Head of Creative Solutions, Machinima
Anna Marie Piersimoni, Digital Media Consultant, Moderator
For Session Description & Speaker Bios Click Here





Digital Hollywood Fall, October 21-24, 2013, Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey
Variety Entertainment and Technology Summit, October 21st, 2013, Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey - Click Here
Big Hollywood, October 21-24, 2013 - Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey
Hispanic Media Summit, October 21-24, 2013 - Ritz Carlton, Marina del Rey
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Event: Digital Hollywood
Date: October 15th - 18, 2012
Location: The Ritz Carlton Hotel, 4375 Admiralty Way, Marina del Rey, Califorina 90292
Phone: (310) 823-1700

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$395 Variety Summit
$685 - All-Access DH Registration

$350 - One Day Digital Hollywood Conference Ticket
$535 - Analyst Discount
$425 - Academic Discount
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Special Events:
Monday, October 15th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
End-of-Day Poolside Reception
Sponsored by: RMM Online


Monday, October 15th
Dinner I: Tickets Available
6:30 PM - 8:30 PM - Ballroom Terrace
Indie, Equity-VC Financing & Crowdfunding: Strategies for the Industry
Cassian Elwes, Producer/Executive Producer, "Blue Valentine," "Margin Call," "The Words," "The Paperboy"
Keri Putnam, Executive Director, Sundance Institute
David Travers, Partner, Rustic Canyon Partners
Christian Halsey Solomon, CEO, Film Domain, (Financier, Hurt Locker, Defiance, The Expendables)
Moderator, Larry Gerbrandt, Managing Director, Janas Group & principal, Media Valuation Partners
For Info Click Here

Tuesday, October 16th
Breakfast Session
7:45 AM - 9:00 AM, DHFi-4, H2.0-6, Ballroom Terrace
Cross-Platform Content - Analysts and Investment: A View from the Street
Tom Adams, Director & Principal Analyst, US Media, IHS Screen Digest
Michael Pachter, Managing Director, Equity Research, Wedbush Securities
Ronald F. Richards, Managing Director, Merriman Capital
Jeffrey Logsdon, JBL Advisors-US
Marty Shindler, CEO, The Shindler Perspective, Inc., Moderator
Session Info Click Here

Special Company Briefing:
Tuesday, October 16th
2:00 PM - 4 PM -
Admiralty Room
Ooyala - Powering Personalized Video Delivery


Tuesday, October 16th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM
End-of-Day Poolside Reception
Sponsored by: Cisco


Tuesday, October 16th
5:00 PM - 6:15 PM - Poolside Reception
The Entertainment Technology Board - CGI-Animation-3D
Co-Sponsored by: UCLA Anderson School and Digital Hollywood


Tuesday, October 16th
Special Event
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM
- Open to All Attendees
The Women's Keynote Roundtable and Reception: Women’s Entertainment & Technology (WOMEN)
Women and the Entertainment and Media Industry: Shaping the Pillars of the Industry
Bonnie Fuller, President and Editor-in-Chief, HollywoodLife.com and HollyBaby.com
Betsy Beers, Producer, “Grey's Anatomy,” “Private Practice,” “Scandal,” “The Hoax”
Orly Adelson, President, Dick Clark Productions, Inc.
Vivi Zigler, President, Shine 360 & Digital, Shine America
For Session Info Click Here

Wednesday, October 17th
Special Session
The Expansion of UltraViolet - Advancing Digital Home Entertainment
Kevin Morrow, VP, Partnerships, Media Solutions Center America, Samsung
Richard Berger, Senior Vice President of Global Digital Strategy and Operations, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment
Mark Teitell, General Manager & Executive Director, Digital Entertainment Content Ecosystem (DECE), LLC
Gerald Hensley, VP, Sales Entertainment, Rovi Corporation
Kent Steffen, General Manager and President of Content Direct, CSG Systems
Cary Grant, Head of Business Development/Content Acquisition - Nook Video, Barnes & Noble
Brad Hunt, President, Digital Media Directions, LLC, Moderator

Wednesday, October 17th
7:00 PM - 9:00 PM, Marina Vista Room
Mobile Excellence Awards
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Digital Hollywood Content Summit - HwdSummit
The Four-Day Event at Digital Hollywood
Monday, October 15
Day One: Digital Comedy Summit
Hosted by Amber J. Lawson, Comedy Impressaria Extraordinaire
10:00 AM - 10:45 AM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding Comedy: How to Use Kickstarter to Create Your Next Graphic Novel, Animated Movie or Comedy Blockbuster.
Moderator: Kevin Winston, Founder, Digital LA
Panelists:
John Andrews, Six Point Harness, "Dick Figures"
Yuri Lowenthall, "Off The Shelf" web-miniseries
Tara Platt, "Off The Shelf" web-miniseries:

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Inside the Comedy Writers' Room: Get stories from the funny frontlines from those create the witty words.
Moderator: Leslie Gornstein, Entertainment Reporter and Columnist
Panelists:
Chris Bruss, President of Branded Entertainment, Funny or Die
Glasgow Phillips, Head of Animation, Maker Studios
Matthew Pollock, Director, CollegeHumor
Kevin Townsend, Managing Partner, Science + Fiction

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Webseries Showcase: Hit Show Creator Reveals Secrets to Success.
Speakers to be announced

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Women in (Digital) Comedy: The Funnier Sex? Meet the Performers, Writers, Creators and Executives who are driving the Comedy Revolution.
Moderator: Shira Lazar, Emmy-nominated TV and Web Personality
Panelists:
Jodi Binstock, Producer, Web Therapy
Lauren Schnipper, Producer
Sophia Rossi, Hello Giggles
Allison Kingsley, Comedy Central
Joy Gohring, Writer & Director
Jennifer Olivar, Talent Manager, Collective Digital Studio
Presented by What's Trending and LOCA (Ladies of Comedy Association)

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM - Marina Vista Room
Yahoo! Scripted Comedy and How To Turn Your Funny Idea Into a Successful Web Series: Creating Comedy Programming That Rivals TV.
Moderator: Corey Moss, VP, Digital, Principato-Young Entertainment
Panelists: TBD
Presented by Principato-Young Entertainment

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
4:15 PM - 5:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Comedy Gives Back: Tackling Serious Issues With Humor.
Moderator: Amber J. Lawson, Digital Comedy Executive; Co-Founder, Transforming the World Through Comedy
Panelists: TBD
Presented by Transforming the World Through Comedy

Tuesday, October 16
"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
Day Two: Transmedia Summit
Hosted by
Suzanne Stefanac, Transmedia Innovator
Presenting Partner: The International Academy of Web Television
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM
- Marina Vista Room
Annenberg Innovation Lab: Workshop and Master Class with Students and Veterans of the Lab.
Jonathan Taplin, Annenberg Innovation Lab, Moderator
Speakers to be announced
Presented by Annenberg Innovation Lab

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM - Marina Vista Room
Breaking Down the Barriers With Fourth Wall Studios: The Emmy-winning studio shows how they are developing the next generation of entertainment.
Speakers to be announced
Presented by Fourth Wall Studios

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Producing with the Guilds and Professional Organizations: WGA, SAG-AFTRA, DGA & PGA and How to Navigate Their New Media Production Guidelines. Workshop for independent filmmakers and new media content creators.
Tamara Krinsky, New Media, Writers Guild of America West, Moderator
Panelists:
Shelagh Wagener, Writers Guild of America West
Will Marshall, Manager, New Media, SAG-AFTRA
Presented by Writers Guild of America West

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Show Creators and Storytellers: Case Studies on Building Momentum Across Platforms.
David Gale, SVP, MTVX, Moderator
Oren Katzeff, Vice President & General Manager, Cracked.com
Juan Devis, Director of New Media Production + Program Development, KCET
Steve Woolf, SVP Content and President, Blip Studios
Carrie Beck, Sundance Lab / New Frontier Story Lab
Alex LeMay, CEO, Founder & Exec Producer, The Shadow Gang
Presented by: MTVX

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
2:00 PM - 2:45 PM - Marina Vista Room
Transmedia Franchises: Building the Franchise While Inventing the Language of Cross-platform, Non-linear Narration.
Flint Dille, Novelist, Screenwriter, Game Creator, Franchise Master, Transmedia Pioneer, Moderator
Panelists: TBD

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:15 PM - 4:45 PM - Marina Vista Room
Transmedia Dockside Chat: The Ultimate Wisdom About CrossMedia, 360, MultiPlatform from the Masters in Their Field. Reports from the Cutting Edge of Storytelling.
Suzanne Stefanac, Transmedia Innovator, former Executive Director, AFI Digital Content Lab, Moderator
Mark Warshaw, President/Chief Transmedia Officer, The Alchemists
Jackie Turnure, Head of Production, Fourth Wall Studios
James Waugh, Senior Story Developer, Blizzard Entertainment
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Interactive Media Peer Group

Wednesday, October 17
"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
Day Three:
Television Summit
presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences
Hosted by:
Lori H. Schwartz, Co-Governor, Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, Interactive Media Peer Group
TV Summit: Digital Dispatch from The New Golden Age of Television
8:30 AM Breakfast Event - Marina Vista Room

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM - Marina Vista Room
Recruitment in the Digital Age: Fox, Warner Bros., NBCUniversal, Disney ABC. Are you visible to employers across platforms? Maximize your career with industry-leading recruiting executives.
Moderator: Linda Nicolai, President, Executive Alliance Group Recruiting
Presented by Executive Alliance Group Recruiting

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:15 AM - 12:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
The New Connected TV Platforms: From TVs to Game Consoles to OTT STBs, Viewers are Connecting Their Video Entertainment to the Internet. It goes way beyond cutting the cord--it's about the future experience in the digital living room.
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media, Moderator
Wendell Wenjen, Director of Strategic Alliances, LG Electronics
Aimee Viles, SVP Emerging Media, Bravo TV
David Preisman, VP, Interactive Television, Showtime
John Gilles, Managing Director, A Different Engine
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:30 PM - 1:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Closing the Divide: Marketing Linear Viewing to Audiences with Non-linear Viewing Habits
Bonnie Stone, CEO, Butter Studios, Moderator
Sue Norton, SVP & Head of Lonely Planet Television, BBC
Stephanie Long, Senior Writer & Producer, Disney Junior
Caty Burgess, VP Media Strategy, The CW
Carlos Sapene, VP Digital and New Media, The Style Network NBC Universal
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
The Art of the Deal: Pointers, Advice and Hands-on Tools from Master Negotiators to Help You Cut the Best Deal for Your Project. Real-life case studies from within the television industry.
David Tenzer, Managing Director, Personalities & Lifestyle Division, Generate, Moderator
Michael Tenzer, Comedy Central
Lisa Callif, Partner, Donaldson & Callif
Devin Carbaugh, Business Affairs, eOne
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
3:00 PM - 4:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
Fireside Chat: Showrunners of the (Digital) Golden Age of Television: Heroes, Touch, The Sara Silverman Program, Community, Supernatural, Electric City
Brian Seth Hurst, CEO, Opportunity Management Company, Moderator
Dan Harmon, Writer & Producer, Community & The Sarah Silverman Program
Tim Kring, Creator, Touch & Heroes
Jon M. Chu, Producer & Director, The LXD: The Legion of Extraordinary Dancers
Presented by: Academy of Television Arts & Sciences

Thursday, October 18
"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
Day Four: The Crowdfunding Summit

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
9:00 AM - 9:45 AM - Marina Vista Room
Special Keynote Event:
Robert Greenwald and Team
Robert Greenwald and Brave New Films are the ultimate pioneers in crowd-funded, independent, politically minded media production since before Move.org, Kickstarter or IndieGogo arrived on the scene.
Presented by Brave New Films

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
10:15 AM - 11:00 AM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding Case Studies: Hear from Those Who Successfully Funded their Projects With Kickstarter--and Beyond.
Mark Vega, Legal & Business Advisor, Libertas Law, Moderator
Kristin Bauer van Straten, actor, True Blood; spokesperson, International Fund for Animal Welfare (IFAW)
Meera Menon, Farah Goes Bang
Scott Hamilton Kennedy, Fame High
Brick Maier, Tabletop Moviemaking Studio
Dotan Saguy, Smarter Stand for iPad
Presented by Kickstarter

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM - Marina Vista Room
Crowdfunding 101: How to Build a Perfect Crowdfunding Campaign and Exceed Your Goals. What's the Difference between Platforms and How Does it All Work?
David Straus, Co-Founder & CEO, Withoutabox, Inc., Moderator
Aubrey Levy, Founder, Mobcaster.com
DJ Paul, CSO, Crowdfunder
Varda Hardy, Filmmaker, Big Voice
Sean Keegan, Angry Video Game Nerd: The Movie

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM - Marina Vista Room
More Money, More Problems? Investigating the Latest News, Issues and More Around Crowdfunding.
Mariana Danilovic, Digital Media & Business Development Executive, Moderator
Candace Klein, Founder & CEO, SoMoLend
Wil Schroter, CEO, Fundable
Liz Singh, The Rachel Corrie Syndrome
Dana Harris, Editor-in-Chief & General Manager, Indiewire

"The Content Summit" - HwdSummit
2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Marina Vista Room
Pitching, Developing and Crowdfunding a Hit Web Series: Join the WebTV Workshop Founders for an In-depth Exploration of writing your own Digital Future.
Damian Pelliccione, Founder, WebTVworkshop.com
Diahnna Baxter, CEO & Co-Founder, WebTVworkshop.com
Presented by WebTV Workshop
Additional speakers to be announced

Hollywood Advertising Upfront Board of Advisor Members
Aaron Broder, CEO and Co-Founder, Evolve Media Corp.
Adam Ware,
Principal, SSI Media Group
Adrian Sexton, CEO, New Medici
Alison Provost, CEO, TouchStorm, LLC
Amber J. Lawson, Partner- Multiplatform Strategist, The Opportunity Mgmt Co.
Andrea Redniss, Managing Director, Digital, Media
Storm
Andy Marks, General Manager, MATTER, Edelman Sports and Entertainment Marketing
Anthony Batt, President, Katalyst
Ariel Elazar, VP Digital Distribution and Brand Licensing, Dick Clark Productions
Ashley J. Swartz, SVP, Marketing & I2TV Practice Lead, Digitas
Bettina Sherick, SVP, Digital Strategic Marketing, 20th Century Fox International
Brandon Berger, Chief Digital Officer, Ogilvy & Mather
Brent Poer, EVP/Executive Creative Director, LiquidThread North America
Brian Fitzgerald, President and Co-Founder, Evolve Media Corp.
Brian Gerber, Co-Founder, Gerber Rigler Producing and Executive Consulting
Brian Monahan, Managing Partner; Intelligence Practice, MAGNA GLOBAL
Brian Seth Hurst, CEO, The Opportunity Management Company, Inc.
Bruce Eisen, VP Online Content Development & Strategy, DISH Network
Bruce Perlmutter, Senior Vice President, NBCUniversal - E! Network
Carlos Lamadrid, Executive Vice President/Publisher, Penske Media Corporation (PMC)
Caroline Giegerich, Founder/Editor, Daily Marauder
Chet Fenster, Managing Partner, MEC
Chris Raleigh, Senior Vice President, Cable & Cross Platform Ad Sales, The Weather Channel Companies
Chris Young, CEO, Digital Broadcasting Group (DBG)
Christy Tanner, Executive Vice President and General Manager, TV Guide Digital
Damon Berger, CEO, What's Trending
Dan Cohen, Executive Vice President, Pay Television and Digital, Disney-ABC Domestic Television
Daniel L. Paul, EVP, Solutions, IntermundoMedia, LLC
Daniel Tibbets, SVP Digital Media, Bunim-Murray Productions
Darren Herman, Chief Digital Media Officer, The Media Kitchen, KBS+P
Dave Martin, SVP of Media, Ignited
David Gale, Executive Vice President, MTV Cross Media, MTV Networks
David Kang, Chief Digital Officer, Wenner Media
David Tochterman, Head of Digital Media, Innovative Artists
Don McNeill, President and co-founder, Digital Kitchen
Doug Scott, President, OgilvyEntertainment, Ogilvy North America
Emil Rensing, Chief Digital Officer, EPIX
Emily Della Maggiora, Vice President Media, Entertainment & Gaming, comScore Marketing Solutions, comScore Inc.
Eric Bader, President & Chief Strategy Officer, Worldwide, Initiative
Eric Berger, Executive Vice President of Digital Networks, Sony Pictures Television
Erin Foxworthy, Global Entertainment Insights Director, Microsoft Advertising
Francisco Varela, YouTube Global Director, Platforms & Games Partnerships, Google
Geoff Katz, VP/Executive Producer, Watchwith
Grace Dolan, Head of Mobile Solutions, North America, Google
Greg Johnson, Chief Creative Officer, LUUMENA
Harry Kargman, Founder & CEO, Kargo
Ira Liss, CEO, AOK, LLC
Ira Rubenstein, EVP, Digital, Twentieth Century Fox
Jared Hoffman, Managing Partner and President of Branded Entertainment, Generate
Jason Haikara, Partner, MediaLink
Jason Krebs, SVP, Chief Media Officer, Tremor Video
Jeffrey Thompson, Vice President, Entertainment Digital Strategy & Business Development, Conde Nast
Jennifer Cooper, Director, Industry Strategy - Media, Entertainment, Social and Gaming, Adobe Systems
Jesse Redniss, SVP, Digital, USA Network/NBCUniversal
Jim Cannella, Founder, MUZINE
John Penney, EVP, Strategy & Business Development, Starz, LLC
John Rubey, President, AEG Network LIVE
Jon Steinberg, President, BuzzFeed
Jonathan Hoffman. Chief Experience Officer, Starcom USA
Kandace Hudspeth, Executive Strategy Partner, McCann NY
Karla Ballard, Chief of Strategic Development, National Partnerships, One Economy
Kelly Egan, VP of Business Development, Fanhattan
Larry Tanz, Chief Executive Officer, Vuguru
Lee Huang, Product Director, Digital Newsstand and Emerging Content, Barnes&Noble
Leslie Laredo, President, The Laredo Group, Inc.
Linda R. Nicolai, President, The Executive Alliance Group
Liz Schimel, EVP and Chief Digital Officer, Meredith National Media Group
Lori H. Schwartz, Chief Technology Catalyst, North America, McCann Worldgroup
Louisa Shipnuck, Director, Marketing and Strategy, Verizon Digital Media Services
Marc Landsberg, CEO and Founder, The OSM Collective
Mark Ghuneim, CEO, Trendrr.TV
Mark J. Kapczynski, Chief Operating Officer, Kontrol Media
Mark Marvel, Sr. Director Video Monetization, msnbc.com
Melissa Thompson, President & CEO, TalkSession
Michael Aragon, VP and General Manager of Global Video and Music, Sony Network Entertainment,
Michael Arrieta, CEO, Big Air Studios
Michael Kernan, Chief Executive Officer, NuMedia Studios
Michael Lazerow, Chairman and CEO, Buddy Media
Mike Wiese, Director of Branded Entertainment, JWT
Mikhail LaPushner, CEO, OneBeat
Mitch Feinman, Strategic Partnerships, Platforms & Devices, YouTube/Google
Nancy Tamayo, Head of Brand Partnership and Media Sales, Collective Digital Studios
Neil McGinness, CEO, Weekly World News
Pam Schechter, Vice President Business Affairs Digital and Cable Entertainment, NBCUniversal
Paul Gelb, Vice President, Mobile Practice Lead, Razorfish
Paul Gunning, CEO, Tribal DDB Worldwide
Perry Solomon, Vice President, Digital Business Development, Time Inc.
Peter Blacker, Executive Vice President, Digital Media and Emerging Businesses, Telemundo
Ran Harnevo, Senior Vice President, AOL Video, AOL
Randy Shaffer, West Region Sales Manager, Microsoft
Rich Sutton, Global Head of Sales, CBS Interactive Music Group
Rick Mandler, Vice President, New Media Sales, ABC Television Networks
Rob Lotterstein, Executive Producer, Disney's "Shake It Up"
Robert Leighton, Senior Vice President, Programming, Liberty Global, Inc.
Roger Keating, Senior Vice President, Hearst Television
Roger Wood, Vice President, Digital Media, iCrossing
Ron Close, Chief Marketing Officer, co-founder, Nuage
Sarah Ellenbogen, Mobile Business Development Lead, Google, Inc.
Sarah Miller, CEO, Axis PR & Entertainment
Sarah Passe, Business Development Agent, Creative Artists Agency (CAA)
Saul J Berman, Partner & Vice President, Global Strategy Consulting Leader, IBM Global Business Services
Scott Holmes, President, United Future
Scott L Brown, Senior Vice President, Global Communications, Media Practice Consumer Insights & Strategic Relations, The Nielsen Company
Scott Ehrlich, CEO Agility Studios
Seth Shapiro, Principal, New Amsterdam Media LLC
Shane Steele, Marketing Director, Twitter
Shawn Gold, President, Cocodot.com, Board Member Producers Guild NMC
Shawn Sires, VP Advertising & Brand Relations, Airpush
Shira Lazar, Co-Founder, What's Trending
Simon Kelly, Chief Operating Officer, Story Worldwide
Stephan Shelanski, Executive Vice President of Programming, Starz Entertainment
Steve Ellis, Co-Founder and CEO, WhoSay
Steve Woolf, VP of Content, Blip Networks
Tania Yuki, VP Advertiser Solutions, Visible World
Thomas Rigler, Co-Founder, Gerber Rigler Producing and Executive Consulting
Thomas F. Tafuto, CEO, I/O - Interactive Outliers, LLC
Tina Hoover, VP Social Media & Interactivity, Endemol USA
Wendy Klenk, memBrain
Xavier Kochhar, Managing Partner, Media Link, LLC


Tuesday, October 16th
Women's Track Event
6:15 PM - 8:30 PM - Open to All Attendees
Women's Keynote Roundtable and Reception: (WOMEN)
Women and the Entertainment and Media Industry: Shaping the Pillars of the Industry
Bonnie Fuller, President and Editor-in-Chief, HollywoodLife.com and HollyBaby.com
Betsy Beers, Producer, “Grey's Anatomy,” “Private Practice,” “Scandal,” “The Hoax”
Orly Adelson, President, Dick Clark Productions, Inc.
Vivi Zigler, President, Shine 360 & Digital, Shine America
Click Here

Special Event
Wednesday, Oct. 17th
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
End-of-Day
Ballroom Terrace
Women's Keynote Roundtable: (WOMEN)
Beth-Ann Eason, Senior Vice President, General Manager, Condé Nast
Betsy Morgan, President, The Blaze
Karin Gilford, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, ABC Television Network
Amy Powell, President, Paramount Digital Entertainment & president, Insurge Pictures
Wenda Harris Millard, president and COO of MedialLink, Moderator Click Here

The Women's Entertainment and Technology
Board Members - Click Here

Co-Chair:
Lori H. Schwartz, Tech Catalyst, Principal, World of Schwartz
Tania Yuki, Founder and CEO, Shareablee

Board Members
Adrienne Becker, CEO/Glass Elevator Media Company
Alison J. Provost, CEO, Touchstorm, LLC
Allison Dollar, CEO, ITV Alliance
Amber J. Lawson, Partner- Multiplatform Strategist, The Opportunity Mgmt Co.
Amy Carney, President of U.S. Advertiser Sales, Sony Pictures Television
Amy Friedlander Hoffman, President, Priority Digital Media
Andrea Kerr Redniss, Managing Director, Mediastorm
Angela Courtin, Chief Content Officer, Aegis Media North America
Ashley Parrish, Editor in Chief, DailyCandy
Ashley J. Swartz, Founder, Furious-Minds Inc.
Bethany Gorfine, president and CEO of Federal Hill Communications
Betsy Scolnik, CEO, Scolnik Enterprises LLC
Bettina Sherick, SVP, Digital Strategic Marketing, 20th Century Fox International
Bonnie Stone, CEO & Executive Producer, Butter Studios
Carolyn Everson, VP, Global Marketing Solutions, Facebook
Caroline Giegerich, Executive Director, Digital Marketing, Smashbox
Caroline Orange, Head of New Distribution Development, News International
Catherine Balsam-Schwaber, SVP of Marketing, iVillage, NBC Universal
Cathy Brooks, Founder, Other Than That Consulting; Host, TheConversation
Cathy Saidiner, President, BLITZ
Cecilia Pagkalinawan, CEO, StyleTrek, Chief Client Officer dotbox
Cella Irvine, CEO, Vibrant Media
Chia-Lin Simmons, VP, Marketing & Content, Harman International, Aha Radio Division
Christie Kawada, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing Science, Nielsen Entertainment
Christina Mixon, Senior VP of Business Development, Sports, Phizzle
Christie Kawada, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Strategic Marketing Science, Nielsen Entertainment
Claire Tavernier, Senior Executive Vice President, FMX and Worldwide Drama, FremantleMedia
Debbie Menin, Entertainment & Travel Category Lead, Yahoo!
Debbie Solomon, Managing Director, Business Planning, Mindshare
Deborah A. Forte, President, Scholastic Media
Devery Holmes, President & CEO, Spark Alliance Marketing
Elisa Camahort Page, co-founder, COO, BlogHer
Emily Della Maggiora, Vice President Media, Entertainment & Gaming, comScore Inc.
Erin Kapczynski, Head of U.S. Marketing, Bestofmedia Group
Gayle Weiswasser, VP, Social Media, Discovery Communications
Georgia Bergman, Board Member, Furious Theatre Company
Dr. Gigi Johnson, Exec. Director, Maremel Institute; Lecturer, UCLA Anderson
Hilary Smith, SVP, NBCUniversal Digital Communications & Integrated Media Marketing, NBC Universal
Jacqueline Corbelli, CEO, BrightLine
Jane Kagon, Executive Director RFK-LA (Legacy in Action)
Jenna Seiden, Head of Original Programming & Entertainment Partnerships, Microsoft Studios
Jennifer Cooper, Director, Media and Entertainment Strategy, Adobe
Jennifer K. Pasiakos, VP of Digital, LIPMAN
Jill Braff, Executive Vice President, Digital Commerce, HSN
Jodi Kahn, President, iVillage, NBC Universal
Jodi Schmidtgoesling, President, Eastern U.S., Possible
Joleen Winther Hughes, Founder and Principal, HUGHES MEDIA LAW GROUP
Kandace Hudspeth, Executive Strategy Partner, McCann NY,
Karin Gilford, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, ABC Television Network
Karla Ballard, Senior Vice President, Ogilvy & Mather
Kathleen Sullivan, CMO, Verizon Digital Media Services
Kathy Styponias, General Manager | Media & Entertainment Group | Interactive Entertainment Business, Microsoft Corporation
Kelly Day, CEO, Blip
Keri Putnam, Executive Director, Sundance Institute
Kristin Ganong, VP, Digital Strategy and Engagement, Diageo
Laura Merling, Senior Vice President, Alcatel-Lucent
Laurie Lawrence, CMO, Avail-TVN
Laurie Rosenfield, Principal, MJS Executive Search
Linda Abraham, Chief Marketing Officer and Executive Vice President of Global Development, comScore
Linda Buckley Bruno, Publishing Director, Variety
Linda A. Goldstein, Partner, Chair, Advertising, Marketing & Media Division, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Linda R. Nicolai, President, The Executive Alliance Group Recruiting
Lisa Meier, Senior Vice President Sales, Time Warner Cable Media.
Lisa Sullivan-Cross, GM, Learning and VP, Marketing and Business Development, Dictionary.com
Liz Heller, Chief Alchemist, Buzztone
Liz Schimel, EVP and Chief Digital Officer, Meredith National Media Group
Louisa Shipnuck, Director, Marketing and Strategy, Verizon Digital Media Services
Madeline Di Nonno, Executive Director, Geena Davis Institute on Gender in Media
Mara Winokur, SVP, Digital, Starz Media
Marcia Zellers, Director Digital Marketing, FIDM/The Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising
Mariana Danilovic, Managing Director, Hollywood Portfolio
Maryse Thomas, CEO, POKEWARE
Marjorie DeHey, J.D./MBA, General Manager, MEF North America
Melissa Thompson, co-founder, TalkSession
Meghan Asha, Digital Entrepreneur
Melissa Jun Rowley, Journalist - Content Strategist, Cisco - GameDesk - Incentivize
Meredith Flynn-Ripley, CEO, MediaFriends
Meridith Valiando, Co-Founder // Producer, DigiTour Media
Michelle Finneran Dennedy, VP, Chief Privacy Officer, McAfee
Monica Dodi, Managing Director and Co Founder, The Women's Venture Capital Fund
Nancy Tamayo, Head of Brand Partnerships & Media Sales, Collective Digital Studio
Dr. Natalie Petouhoff, CEO of Social Business Builders, UCLA Adjunct Business Professor
Orly Adelson, President, Dick Clark Productions, Inc.
Pam Henning, SVP of Integrated Sales and Marketing, Fox Cable Networks
Pam Schecter, Vice President Business Affairs Digital & Cable, Entertainment, NBC Universal
Rachel Spiegelman, SVP Marketing, The Pitch Agency
Rudina Seseri, Partner, Fairhaven Capital
Sandy Abrams, Founder, Moisture Jamzz, Inc.
Sarah Ellenbogen, Monetization Strategic Partnerships, Google
Sharalyn Hartwell, Executive Director, Magid Generational Strategies
Sharon Wienbar, Managing Director, Scale Venture Partners
Shira Lazar, Co-Founder, What's Trending
Stephanie Gaines, Co-founder, Matcha
Susan Cartsonis, Producer, What Women Want, WHERE THE HEART IS, NO RESERVATIONS
Susan Claxton, Senior Partner, Content Integration, Entertainment, MEC
Susanna Felleman, Vice President, Business Affairs, HBO
SuzAnn Brantner, Head of Digital, WME
Tamara Franklin, Senior Vice President, Affiliate Operations & New Media Distribution, Scripps Networks Interactive
Tara Maitra, SVP, GM of Content and Media Sales, TiVo
Tina Hoover, VP Social Media & Interactivity, Endemol USA