IdeaFest - Los Angeles - The Center of the Industry

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Next Event - October 19-21, 2015

At the Ritz Carlton in Marina del Rey

IdeaFest - Los Angeles - The Center of the Industry

Digital Hollywood Spring

MusicNEXT Forum

April 27 - 30, 2015 at the Ritz Carlton in Marina del Rey

Special Events

Monday, April 27th

6:15 PM – 9:00 PM, Marina Vista Room, Live Webcast from this Room

The Music Industry Welcome Dinner

In Honor of:

The High School Music Company: The Industry – Compton High School Outreach Partnership to Make Dreams Happen!

 

Tuesday, April 28th

10:45 AM – Noon, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Marina Vista Room

Moneyball, Music & Commerce – Digging into the Stats: What Facebook, Mobile Technology, YouTube, Spotify, Twitter, Pandora, Rdio, Social Media, Charting, Ticketing and other Stats Mean

Marc Ruxin, CMO. Rdio

Jason Feinberg, Head of Artist Marketing, Pandora

Ethan Kaplan, Senior Vice President and General Manager of Music, Gracenote

Michael Drexler, Executive Director, Business Development, Digital Licensing & Strategic Development, Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI)
Cheryl Lucanegro, Vice President of Advertising Strategy and Sales, SoundHound

Dean Serletic, Head of Marketing and Licensing, Zya, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

12:30 PM - 1:45 PM Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Salon III

YouTube and Music – The Meeting Place for Music – Performers – Bands – Brands

Doug McVehil,   Head of Content & Programming, Vevo

Jeff Daniel, CEO/co-founder, Starmaker

Daniel Rosen,  Senior Music Talent Manager, Fullscreen

Dana Shayegan, Vice President of Music, Collective Digital Studio (CDS)

Ryan Tomlinson, President, SKEEmatic; Exec. Producer, SKEE TV

Nick DeMartino, Principal, ND Consulting, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

2:15 PM – 3:30 PM, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Marina Vista Room

Music Programming Concepts – TV to Mobile – From the Vision, to the Brand Relations to the Cross Platform Dealmaking

Danielle Salzedo, Vice President of Music, MTV

Keith Clinkscales, CEO, REVOLT Media

Kelly G. Griffin, Senior Director of Programming, Black Entertainment Television

Tim Quirk, Founder and CEO. Freeform

Ayiko Broyard, VP/Group Account Director, Walton Isaacson

Brent Imai, Executive Director of Content Development for U-verse, AT&T

Kelli Richards, President & CEO, The All Access Group, LLC, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

Track V: Poolside Tent I – The MusicNext Form

The New World of Music Licensing in the Digital Age:  What you need to know about licensing music in the digital space as well as traditional film and TV

Todd Brabec, Executive Vice President and Worldwide Director of Membership, ASCAP

Jeff Brabec, Vice President of Business Affairs, BMG Chrysalis

Steve Winogradsky, Co-Founder/Partner, WINOGRADSKY/SOBEL

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

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

3:50 PM - 5:00 PM, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Salon III

Women in Music – The Power Players - Artists – Executives – Managers – Journalists

Sandy Alouete, SVP of Talent and Music Programming at VH1

Marilyn Batchelor, Chief Brand Officer & Head of Global Marketing, Hidden Beach Experience

Madeline Nelson, CEO/Managing Member, Heads Music

Sharon Graves, Vice President, Phorus, a subsidiary of DTS

Tish Ciravolo, Founder and President, DAISY ROCK GIRL GUITARS

Asya Shein, Founder and Publisher, Fusicology.com

Susan Brazer, CEO, LionShare Media, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

3:50 - 5:00 PM, The ThinkTank, Poolside Tent I, MusicNext Forum

Investing and Funding in Music & Music Technology – Looking at Venture Capital, Private Equity and Crowdfunding

Fred Goldring, Co-Founder and Chairman, Aficionado Media

T. Hale Boggs, Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips

Harry DeMott, General Partner, Raptor Ventures

Reza Rassool, CTO, Kwaai Oak

Dick Wingate. Principal/DEV Advisors, President/BHi Music Group, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Poolside Receiption at the Ritz

 

Evening Event, Marina Vista, Live Webcast from this Room

The Virtual Reality Evening Summit

 

MusicNext:  Day Two

Wednesday, April 29th

10:45 AM - Noon, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Salon III

The Business of EDM – Reaching Millennials – The Power of Music and Brand - The Power of Lifestyle

Gary Richards, CEO, HARD, Destructo, reknown DJ

Jeff Shaw, Senior Vice President, Strategic Alliances - Electronic Music Lead, Live Nation Entertainment

Mac Clark, Head of Electronic Music, CAA

Richard Bishop, Manager, Electronic Division, Red Light Management

Senthil Chidambaram, Founder/CEO, Dancing Astronaut

John Boyle Chief Growth Officer, Interim CFO, Insomniac, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

12:30 PM – 1:45 PM, Marina Vista, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Marina Vista Room

The Re-Invention of Entertainment Deal-Making: Visionaries in Managing Star Power and Global Branding

Leslie Zigel, Principal, Founder, Ziglaw

Ryan Ford, Executive Vice President  and Chief Creative Officer, Cashmere Agency

Darin Wolf, EVP of National Alliances, Live Nation

Kwasi Asare, Managing Partner, Fighter Interactive

Seth Schachner, Managing Director of Strat Americas, Moderator

Additional speakers to be announced

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

New Tracks at Digital Hollywood Spring:

Virtual & Augmented Reality Summit - Click Here

Sports NEXT at Digital Hollywood: TV - Analytics, Games - Wearables - Fitness

The Women's Summit - Click Here

Financing & Investment - Click Here

The Health Summit - Media & Technology that Save Lives - Click Here

Music Special Event - The High School Music Company

MusicNEXT - IdeaFest - Los Angeles

A Celebration of Women - An Evening of Great Ideas & Entertainment

Internet TV - The Distruption - Tablets - TV - Smartphones - PC

Speaker Selection: To Submit a speaker, please email your speaker submission indicating panel(s) of interest along with bio of your speaker, backgrounder of your company

Register for Digital Hollywood - Click Here

Attendee List from the Last Event - 2014 - Click Here

Sponsor and Exhibitor Information - Click Here

Discount Hotel Sleeping Rooms at the Ritz Carlton - Click Here

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Live Webcast from this Room

The MusicNext Forum Track: Salon III

Live Music - Blowin’ Minds on the Net!  Engagement in a Fractured World: Live Streaming & How Brands Reach and Engage

Brian Anderson, Music Sponsorships, YouTube

Hank Neuberger, President, Springboard Productions

Tim Spengler, Former President of Content Marketing and Revenue Strategy, Clear Channel Media and Entertainment

Allen Sanford, co-founding Partner/Officer & Chairman of the Board, IROCKE

Morgan Margolis, President and CEO, Knitting Factory Entertainment

John J. Petrocelli, CEO, Bulldog Digital Media, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM, Salon I

The MusicNext Forum Track

Music in Internet and Streaming, TV, Films and Games: Rights & Licensing on All Platforms - Including Rates for Songwriters, Publishers & Record Companies

Brian Wahlund, Chief Strategy Officer, Jingle Punks

Scott Cresto, Executive Vice President of Synchronization and Marketing, Reservoir

Daniel Indart, Composer, Jane The Virgin(ABC), Forever (ABC) and The Blacklist (NBC)

Paul Goldman, CEO, Muserk

Brooke Wentz, founder, The Rights Workshop

Bill Brown, Award Winning Composer

Simone Benyacar, Head of the Music Department, Ant Farm

Art Chang, Founder and CEO, Tipping Point Partners, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

3:50 PM – 5:00 PM, Poolside Tent I

The MusicNext Forum Track

Music Apps, Social Media and Technology:  The Explosive World of Music Engagement

Brad Sphar, Vice President, Sony Music

Madeline Nelson, CEO/Managing Member, Heads Music

Heiko Schmidt, CEO, Parasongs

Rami Perlman, VP Music Talent & Influencers, theAudience

Anthony Shannon, Cofounder & CEO, TuneStars

Ian Roberts, Cofounder & CEO, Hive

Damian Hagger, co-founder and Marketing Director, SixString.com

Nick DeMartino, Principal, ND Consulting, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

Track III, Salon III

Sports Media, Music and Technology Workshops

Activating the Fanbase for Global Sport Franchises: Strategies for Content, Platforms and Technology

Thomas Jorion, 18 Innovation Network, Los Angeles Hub Manager, Havas

Jake De Grazia, Project Manager,  Annenberg Innovation Lab

Jon Farb, Head of Product, ListenFirst Media

Justin Junda, Co-Founder and Developer, LPG Lab

Alan H. Resnikoff, Principal, Shamrock Capital Advisors

Erin Reilly, Managing Director + Research Fellow Managing Director + Research Fellow, Annenberg Innovation Lab, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

Track III: Admiralty Room

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

Tom Carroux, Director of Business Development, Cryptography Research, Inc.

Ryan Born, founder and CEO, AdRev

Sam Gilchrist, CEO, PluraVida

Barry Snyder, founder/CEO, MediaMine

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

George Hood VP North America Sales and Business Development, Arxan Technologies

Rajan Samtani, SVP Sales and Marketing, Peer Media Technologies, Moderator

Speaker Bios and Session Information - Click Here

 

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM

Poolside Receiption at the Ritz

 

6:15 PM - 8:30, Salon III

An Evening of Women's Media

A Celebration of Women

An Evening of Great Ideas & Entertainment

Click Here for Information and Submissions

 

6:15 PM - 8:00 PM

Virtual & Augmented Reality Evening Summit: Part II

A Google Cardboard MeetUp

Presentations of Projects and Discussion

Tricia Clarke-Stone, Co-Founder/CEO,  Narrative (Stephen Curry Under Armour Campaign)

Mirada, speaker and project to be announced