Special Events at Digital Hollywood

Tuesday, October 16th, 2018

Influencer Branding & Marketing- AR/MR - Internet TV

Financing & Packaging Hollywood - Social Media

 

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Tracks and Themes

I. Advertising Hollywood: Brand and Influencer Marketing

II. Immersive Hollywood - VR/AR-MR-XR

III. The Micro-Influencers - The Two Day Intensive & Awards

IV. The Artistic Creators: Directors – Technologists – Actors – Producers – Performers - Writers

V. Finance Hollywood: Investment - Packaging - Blockchain

VI. California Cannabis Forum - Medical - Legislation - Media

VII. Food Tech + Wellness Forum: Food Culture - Food Industry

VIII. Internet TV: The Disruption - OTT: Phones - Tablets - PC - TV

IX. The Women's Summit & Workshops - Content - Discussion - Recognition

X. The Mobile - Social Lifestyle: Tablets - Phones - Communication

XI. The University Project: Internet & Entertainment - AR/VR Accelerating the Educational Process

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

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1:30 PM – 2:30 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

The Hollywood Masterclass: TV, Film and Video - Packaging - Producing - Bundling - Distributing in a Cross-Platform World

Brian Medavoy, Talent Manager, Producer, and Emmy Award winner (Darma and Greg, American High, and Just Shoot Me)

Don Handfield, CEO/President, Motor, Producer, “The Founder” & “Kill The Messenger”

Dwayne Johnson-Cochran, Writer, Producer, Director, "White Water", "Be Known

Moderator, Catherine Clinch, TV Writer, TV veteran, Hunter, Jake & The Fat Man, Knight Rider, Love Boat, Hart to Hart

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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I: Ahmanson Hall, Live Webcast

The Producer’s Strategic Roundtable: Film - TV - Internet

 

Track II: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304: Live Webcast

The Social Differentiator: Social Data and Social Reach Partner with Hollywood

Amy Luca, President, theAmplify

Tania Yuki, CEO, Shareablee

Jason Jercinovic, Global Head of Marketing Innovation, Havas

Stephanie Gutierrez, Director, Digital & Social Marketing, Deep Focus

Jade Sherman, Vice President, Digital Media, Abrams Artists Agency

Tim Sovay, COO, CreatorIQ

Marc Karzen, CEO, RelishMIX, Moderator

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Track III: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173, Live Webcast

Live Stream of Music Festivals and Concerts: Brands, Bands and New Technologies

John J. Petrocelli, CEO, Bulldog Digital Media

Kim Owens, Founding Editor | Digital Media & Entertainment Researcher, Kaffeine Buzz, Moderator

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2:40 PM - 3:40 PM, Haas Conference Center, Room 171

The Content Development & Financing Workshop - Film – TV – Indie Production – Internet Programming

Elissa Friedman, SVP Development & Production, Covert Media

Matthew Soraci, COO, The Lagralane Group

Kayla Tabish, Director/Producer

SJ Murray, Ph.D., EMMY®-nominated filmmaker and award-winning writer, producer, director, & educator

Jim Milio, Producer/Executive Producer of Motion Pictures and Television Programming

Greg Gentschev, VP of Product, Video, Gracenote

Jamice Oxley, Associate, Pryor Cashman LLP, Moderator

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3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172 & 173, Live Webcast

Internet TV: The Disruption - OTT: Phones - Tablets - PC - TV

David B. Williams, SVP & GM, Channels, pocket.watch

Shane Keats, Director of Industry Marketing, Media and Entertainment, Akamai

Maia McCann, Editor-in-Chief and VP of Content, RockYou Media

Darren Cross, COO, Unreel Entertainment

Zak Shaikh, Senior Consultant, Magid

Hunter Sappington, Research Analyst, Parks Associates

Mark Kapczynski, President, Storymill, Moderator

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Track II: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304: Live Webcast

AR/MR in Hollywood and Advertising – An Experiential Creative Platform

Mark Netter, Vice President, Strategy, REVOLVE Agency

Natascha French, CMO, VNTANA

Kati Halonen, CCO and co-founder, AR Video Booth

Lynn Rosenthal, Founder/CEO, Periscape, AR/VR

Jiten Dajee, Lead Technologist, Deloitte Digital

Anthony Borquez, founder and CEO, Grab

Ted Cohen, Managing Partner, TAG Strategic llc, Moderator

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Track III: Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

The TV/Film/Video - Platforms and Partnerships - Developing Hollywood Content as Brand and Distribution Package

Miriam Mintz, Director of Development, JASH (Group Nine Studios)

Mike Gabrawy, Chief Creative Officer, Arclight Films

Philip Shafran, Director, Content Activation, Brand and Business Development, America’s Funniest Home Videos

Folayo Lasaki, Head of Marketing, SoulPancake, div. of Participant Media

Larry Namer, President/CEO, Metan Global Entertainment Group

Kimberly King-Burns, Partner, convergenz/solutions, Moderator

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5:00 PM - 6:15 PM Open to all attendees

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall

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Digital Hollywood, October 16-18, 2018

Skirball Center, 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles

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The Strategic Sessions - Let's Get Started!

Tuesday, October 16th

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173, Live Webcast

The Power of Influencers: Accelerating Brand Value Across Platforms - From Internet TV - Mobile - Social Networks

Sybil Grieb, US Head of Influencer Strategy, Edelman

Spencer McClung, EVP Media, ipsy

Ronit Cohn, Vice President of Creator Partnerships, Fullscreen

Anne-Marie O’Neill, COO, Whalerock Industries

Rob Fishman, co-founder, Brat, a Gen-Z network

Jennifer Perri, Vice President, Univision Creator Network - ‎Univision Communications Inc., Moderator

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Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 171: Live Webcast

AR to XR - How XR will Fundamentally Shift How Companies do Business in the Next Two Years

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

Nigel Tierney, Director of Development & Production at Oath//RYOT

Leon Laroue, Product Manager, New Ventures, AR Eyewear, Epson

Michael Leventhal, Partner, Holmes Weinberg, P.C., former, Chief Legal Officer and VP, Magic Leap

Olivier Koelemij, Managing Director, MediaMonks L.A.

Moderator - Bill Newell, CEO, North South Studios LLC

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10:45 AM - 11:45 AM, Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304, Webcast

Indie TV – OTT and Streaming - The Gateway to Hollywood Content - Phones, Tablets, TV and PC

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

Richard Steiner, Senior Vice President of Digital Products and Services, FilmStruck and Turner Classic Movies

Daniel Tibbets, President-GM, El Rey Network

Seth Shapiro, CEO, AlphaNetworks

Nick Nelson, Head of Product Management, OWNZONES

Dan Dieffenbach, Chief Content Officer, Rebel Labs

Moderator, Jeffrey Thompson, Media & Entertainment, IBM Global Business Services

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11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172 & 173: Live Webcast

VCs, Private Equity and Corporate Investments: The Funding and Accelerating the Content and Technology Marketplace

Pallavi Shah, Senior Vice President, HOULIHAN LOKEY

Schuyler M. Moore, Partner, Greenberg Glusker

Christopher G. Howland, Vice President | Entertainment Industries Division, PACIFIC MERCANTILE BANK

Gregory Bedrosian, Managing Partner & CEO, Drake Star Partners

Paul Hanson, founder and Chief Executive Officer, Covert Media

Megan Jones, Associate, Clark & Trevithick

Bill Drewry, Founding Partner, Pursuit Advisory LP.

Larry Gerbrandt, principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator

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Co-Sponsored by SAG-AFTRA

Track II: Ahmanson Hall, Live Webcast

The Influencer Lifestyle - Defining Your Life - Your Voice - Your Future

YiZhou, Influencer, Actor, Director & Founder Global Intuition

Sam Leigh, Producer, Artist & Brand Manager, inArtists (iA)

Lynette Cenée, Beauty and Make-up Influencer, 447K YouTube Subscribers

Drew Baldwin, Founder and CEO, Tubefilter

Alexandra Pickett, Account Director, RQ

Shaine Griffin, Commercial Strategist, SAG-AFTRA, Moderator

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Noon – 1:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304: Live Webcast

The Next Generation of AR/MR-Transforming Digital Interactions; Content, Devices, Platforms

Greg Potter, Analyst, Media & Communications, S&P Global Market Intelligence

Clay Weishaar, Creative Director, 3 AM / Ridley Scott Creative Group

Patrick Aluise, SVP, Digital Content, Moviebill (Partners with Regal Theaters)

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

Robert Lester, Associate Creative Director, GLOW

Moderator, Nancy King, Brand Strategist, NewView Marketing

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Session II: Guerin A, in Herscher Hall, Live Webcast

The DealMaking Process: From Feature Film, Reality TV & Specials to Web Series and Indie Film Making

Andrew Sugerman, Producer, “Conviction,” “Any Day,” “The Divide,” “Prozac Nation,” and Exec. Produced, “Shopgirl”

Justin Hochberg, CEO, Just Entertainment

Steve Foster, Head of Original Content, Adaptive Studios

Brian Beckmann, CFO, Arclight Films

Melisse Lewis, Entertainment Attorney, Moderator

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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173, Live Webcast

Women on the Creative Edge: From Cinematic Entertainment and TV to Sports, Music and VR/AR/MR: Experiences in a Changing Landscape

Jackie Guerra, Soccer Olympiad, Sports Engineer and CEO, Game Ready Performance

Camille Cellucci, Head of Production, The Void

Tanna Frederick, Producer, Director, Actress, and Activist

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

Jennifer Palais, Cannes Lion Winner, Strategist, Content Director, “The Lady GaGa Experience,” “Apple - 30 Years of Mac Celebration”

Ketaki Shriram, Chief Technology Officer, Krikey

Louisa Spring, Founder, SAM-i, Moderator

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Track II: Herscher Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 202

The Power of YouTube & SuperStar Apps: Unlocking the Power of Brands, Programming, and Monetization

Adam Goldstein , SVP, Business Development, ZEFR

Gwen Miller, Vice President, Content Strategy, Kin Community

James Norell, VP of Social Video Strategy, Fullscreen

Kevin Grosch, co-founder and CEO, Made In Network

Tom Bash, VP, Product, ChefsFeed

Phil Ranta, Head of Creators, Mobcrush, Moderator

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Track III: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

Esports – Fantasy Sports – Sports Gambling – VR/AR Games - Analytic Driven Real-Time Games

Matt Edelman, CCO, Super League Gaming

Gayle Dickie, Founder & CEO, Gamer World News Entertainment

Patrick Dees, Co-Founder & VP, Gaming, Fan Controlled Football League

J.R. McCabe, Chief Digital Officer, Poker Central, PokerGO, ESP Gaming

Don Daglow, Sr. Director for Strategic Partnerships, The Strong and President, Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences Foundation

Moderator, Steve Bradbury, President & Head Coach, Deep Sports

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CSU Media Arts Festival, Open to All Attendees

1:30 PM - 5:00 PM, Magnin Auditorium

Finalist Screening and Awards Ceremony
Names and Categories to be announced