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Tracks and Themes

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

II. The Podcasting Forum: Content - Distribution - Advertising

III. Finance Hollywood: Investment - Packaging - Blockchain

IV. The Micro Influencers - The Two Day Intensive & Luncheon

V. Advertising Hollywood: Brand and Influencer Marketing

VI. California Cannabis Forum - Medical - Wellness - Science

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

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

IX. Food Innovation + Wellness + Beauty: Food Culture - Food Industry

X. Dr. Jackie! STEM + STEAM + Community = The Innovation Forum!

XI. PRSA Intersections Conference - Wed., Nov. 13th

XII. STEM, Space Industries and Hollywood: Educators - Space Visionaries - Students

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

XIV. The University Project: Film - TV + AR-VR-Internet & Entertainment

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Thursday, November 14th

10:15 AM – 11:15 AM

Session I: Haas Conference Center, Rm. 172-173, Webcast

Funding and Business Development in ICOs, Blockchain, AR/VR, AI and Immersion

Moderator - Mariana Danilovic, Founder and Managing Director, Hollywood Portfolio

Rob Vickery, Co-Founder and Partner, Stage Venture Partners

Morgan Steckler, Co-Founder, iTrustCapital

VIncent Favarat, Founder, Scale-Up Factory

Benjamin Tsai, President & Managing Partner, Wave Financial Group and Co-Founder & CFO, LA Blockchain Lab

Max Brody, Founder and CEO, Cent

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10:45 AM - 11:45 AM

Track I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, 303-304

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

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

Kim L. Hurwitz, Chief Marketing Officer, FITE

Alia J. Daniels, Esq., Co-Founder | COO, Revry

Gene Pao, Senior Vice President, Digital Enterprises, Shout! Factory

Charles Dalaklis, President & CEO, Dalaklis Media Enterprises

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

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11:00 AM - 11:50 AM

ThinkTank I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 305

Piracy, Privacy, PII, IP: Why it is Important to You

Rob Holmes, Founder & CEO, IPCybercrime
Daniel Rozansky, Partner, Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP

Stan Stahl, Ph.D., President, SecureTheVillage and President, Citadel Information Group

M.F. (MicheLe) Fogel, Founder and CEO, Your Moral Compass Counts, LLC, Moderator

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Day-Long Event - The Podcasting Forum

11:15 AM - 12 Noon

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcast Leadership: The Industry Visionaries

Peter Morris, CEO, PodcastOne

Rob Greenlee, VP, Content and Partnerships, Libsyn

Leslie Merklinger, Senior Director, Audio Innovation, CBC Radio & Audio

Chris Bannon, Chief Content Officer, Stitcher

Todd Cochrane, CEO, Blubrry

Clint Schaff, Vice President of Strategy and Development, Los Angeles Times, (Dirty John podcast), Moderator

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Noon - 1:00 PM, Sponsored: Women’s International Music Network

Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

How To Reach Diverse Audiences Across The Entertainment Industry

Tema L Staig, Executive Director, Women In Media

De Ivett, CEO, Founder, 5D Spectrum

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Day-Long Event - The Podcasting Forum

Luncheon: Open to all Digital Hollywood Attendees

12:15 - 1:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcasting Talent, Networks, Distribution & Advertising, Part I

Kelli Hurley, SVP Digital Partnerships, Sales, Westwood One

Kathy Doyle, Vice President of Macmillan Podcasts & QDT

Caroline Edwards, Director of the Podcast Initiatives, ICM Partners

Andy Bowers, Chief Innovation Officer, Megaphone

Claire Fanning, VP of Ad Innovation, Pandora

Rob Greenlee, VP, Content and Partnerships, Libsyn, Moderator

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12:30 PM - 1:45 PM

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

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

Nina N. Ameri, Esq., Managing Partner, Ameri Law PC

Thomas Vidal, Partner, Pryor Cashman

Bruce Eisen, founder and president, The Law Offices of Bruce David Eisen

Gary Goldberger, Law Offices, Gary G. Goldberger

David Tenzer, Entertainment Attorney, formerly Generate, CAA

Michael Sid, Founder & Chief Strategy Officer, Mediamorph, Moderator

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The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

1:00 –1:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

Do’s & Don’ts of Influencer Marketing

Cat Mendez, Social Media & Influencer Marketing Strategist

Mike Prasad, CEO, Tinysponsor (@mikeprasad)

Tanya Bershadsky, CEO, CastingInfluence

Tiffanie Petett, Director, Strategic Partnerships, Influential

Moderator - Anais Ganouna, Brand & Marketing Strategist (@anaisganouna)

 

Day-Long Event - The Podcasting Forum

1:15 PM - 2:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Monetizing Podcasts – From Branded Content and Advertising to Subscriptions

Steve Pratt, Co-founder, Pacific Content

Jeanine Percival Wright, COO & CLO, Simplecast

Zachary Davis, VP, Premium Content, Himalaya Media Inc.

Matt Turck, Chief Revenue Officer, Megaphone

Jason Baron, Senior Vice President, Direct Response, WarnerMedia Ad Sales

Chris Peterson, President, Kindred Media, LionTree Advisors, Moderator

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Session II: Haas Conference Center, 3rd Fl. Room 303-304

The Podcast Production Company: From Indie Start-up to TV/Film Divisions

Aaron Hart, Vice President, TV/Film Development, Wondery

John Asante, Managing Producer, Neon Hum Media

Lee Schneider, Founder of Red Cup Agency & FutureX Podcast Network, Moderator

Speakers to be announced

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The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

2:00 –2:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

#sponsored: How To Make Money Through Brand Sponsorships

Adin Kolansky, Digital Media Strategist, Chief Creative Officer at Stealth Mode (@adin)

Anais Ganouna, Brand & Marketing Strategist (@anaisganouna)

Cheyenne Brink, Agent

Laura Elise Barrett, (@thelaurabarrett)

Moderator - Mike Prasad, CEO, Tinysponsor (@mikeprasad)

 

2:00 –2:45 PM, Herscher Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 202

Producing for Film/TV, Branded Entertainment and Influencer Marketing Programming

Betty Gabbaie  CEO & Founder, Let’s Get Disruptive Marketing

Harry Lowell, founder, Nite Lite Pictures

Jill Johnson, General Manager, Tiny Horse

Jeffrey Duque, VP of Studio, H Code Media

Philip Nelson, President, Nelco Media, Producer, “From the Bridge”

Charles Dalaklis, President & CEO, Dalaklis Media Enterprises

Ceslie Armstrong, CEO & executive producer, NYTEX Productions LLC, Moderator

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Day-Long Event - The Podcasting Forum

2:15 PM - 3:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcasting Talent, Networks, Distribution & Advertising, Part II

Tim Street, Vice President, Influence & Production, Authentic

Korri Kolesa, Chief Operating Officer, ART19, Inc.

Kelly Garner, Founder and CEO, Treefort

Ryan Rose, Director of Sales & Partnership Development, DAX / Global

Dave Zohrob, co-founder and CEO, Chartable.com

Jason Z. Haikara, EVP, MediaLink, Moderator

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Sponsored by Women in Film and Digital Hollywood

2:15 PM - 5:00 PM, Haas Center, Room 172-173, Webcast

Partnering Brands with Hollywood Content & How to Make it Happen

 

2:15 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

Internet TV Packages: Innovation in the Package – Innovation in the Technology – The One-Three Year OTT Outlook

Josette Bonte, Ph.D., Managing Director, Digital Media Strategies

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

Robin Wilson, Director, RW TV

Chris Burke, co-founder & GM, DrinkTV

Moderator - Jonathan Hurd, Director, Altman Vilandrie & Company

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Day-Long Event - The Podcasting Forum

3:15 PM - 4:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcast Programming: Personality & Interview, Crime & Drama, Investigative Journalism, Comedy and Politics

Jane Marie, Host, "Little Everywhere" & producer, "This American Life"

Sim Sarna, Founder and CEO, Cloud10 Media, Producer of “Work in Progress with Sophia Bush” and “Sibling Revelry with Kate Hudson and Oliver Hudson”

Jonathan Hirsch, founder, Neon Hum Media

Arielle Nissenblatt, Founder, Earbuds Podcast Collective, Marketing and Business Development, Castbox, Moderator

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3:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304

Producing Video OTT/Social Content, Podcasts - YouTube - FaceBook - Snapchat - Influencer - Advertiser - Series

Phoenix Gonzalez, co-founder and President of Sales, dotstudioPRO

Tai Greene, founder and chairman, MCMG

Ben Ganz, President, Vego Pictures

Jeffrey Stansfield, President and CEO, Advantage Video Systems

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The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

4:00 –4:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

How to Maximize Your YouTube Revenues: A Tutorial

Matt Gielen, President, Little Monster Media Co.,

Zack James, Yo Mama Channel (~5M subscribers)

 

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcast Producers, Content Programmers & Influencers: Creativity in an Evolving Artform

Arwen Champion Nicks, Head of Podcasting, Southern California Public Radio

Alexandra August, Podcast Producer, Skybound Entertainment

N'Jeri Eaton, Director of Programming & New Audience, NPR

Christopher Kenneally, Director, Content Marketing, Copyright Clearance Center, Host, CCC’s Beyond the Book podcast series

Stephen Perlstein, Director, Podcasts, Studio71, Moderator

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4:45 PM - 6:00 PM Open to all attendees

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall

 

6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

The Podcasting Awards: Celebrating the Best in Content, Creativity and Technology

The Categories to be Honored with Mini-Roundtables

I. Raconteurs, Personalities, Talk, Celebrity & the Weird

II. The Voice of Women: Politics, The Arts, Feminism, Technology, Family and Work, A Day in the Life

III. Investigative Journalism, Documentary and Cultural Commentary

IV. News, Public Affairs, Observations and Analysis

V.  LGBTQ – The Culture – The Politics – The Arts – The Personalities

VI. The Modern Lifestyle: From the Fast Lane and Coping to Trauma and Depression

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Special Event at Digital Hollywood!

Hollywood Advertising at Skirball!

Brands - Agencies - Networks - Platforms

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Influencer - Brand – Advertising

A Conference for Lifestyle Visionaries

Tuesday, November 12th - Thursday, November 14th, Skirball Center

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The Complete Three Day Agenda

The Strategic Sessions - Let's Get Started!

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

10:00 AM - 10:50 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

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

Angela B. Turner, SVP, Affiliate & Consumer Marketing, Revolt Media

Isaac Rosales, Sr. Manager, Partnerships & Campaigns, Univision Creator Network

Owen Leimbach, Co-Founder & Managing Partner, Tiny Horse

Sam Leigh, Media Strategist, inArtists (iA)

Spencer McClung, Principal, Advisory Firm Three

Ceslie Armstrong, CEO & executive producer, NYTEX Productions LLC, Moderator

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11:00 - 11:50 AM, Film-TV-Production Track - Herscher, Room 303-304

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

Daniel Tibbets, President-GM, El Rey Network (former SVP, Bunim/Murray)

Tyler Winton, Vice President, Business Development, TIVO

Fred Doan, VP of Programmatic & Ad Operations, XUMO

Kayvan Ghavim, Head of Content and Brand Strategy, Vertical Networks

Peter Nordahl-Hansen, Senior Manager, Global Distribution, Studio71, A Red Arrow Studios Company

Michael Thornton, CEO, Orby TV

Jeffrey Thompson, Senior Director, Digital Enterprise, Luxoft, a DXC Technology Company, Moderator

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11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Track II: Ahmanson Hall

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

Shaine Griffin, Associate Commercials Strategist, SAG-AFTRA

Bruna Nessif, Influencer and Author, “Let That Shit Go: A Journey to Forgiveness, Healing & Understanding Love” & founder, “The Problem With Dating"

Gregg Martin, Actor/Content Creator

Chris Denson, Host, Innovation Crush podcast (over 750,000 subscribers)

Brendan Kane, Author, Best Selling Book, “One Million Followers”

YiZhou, Influencer, Actor, Director & Founder Global Intuition

David Bloom, Columnist/Contributor, TVRev / Tubefilter / Forbes, Moderator

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1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

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

Creative Data: How Hollywood Uses Data to Make Creative Decisions for Movies, Television and Streaming

Tania Yuki, CEO, Shareablee

Derek Forbes, Founder & CEO, Stardust

Jeff Rosenfeld, SVP of Product and Technology, Music Audience Exchange

Talin Koutnouyan, Director, Research & Analytics, Influential

Brooke Hennon. Senior Director Customer Success, CreatorIQ

Marc Karzen, CEO, RelishMIX, Moderator

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Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

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

Christian Volk, Director eFootball & Gaming, Digital Transformation & Innovation Division, FIFA

Gayle Dickie, Founder & CEO, Gamer World News Entertainment

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

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

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1:15 PM - 2:15 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304

The Power of YouTube, Instagram, Snapchat, Facebook: Unlocking the Power of Brands, Programming, and Monetization

Jenny Weiner, VP of Brand Partnerships, Fullscreen

Christopher Rudy, Chief Strategy Officer and co-founder, Cut.com

Chad Nelson, Chief Creative Director, TopGolf Media

Tina Walsh, VP, Content Strategy, Tongal

Glenn Ginsburg, SVP of Global Partnerships, QYOU Media

Jonathan Skogmo, CEO, Jukin Media

Greg Kampanis, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Digital, Omnia Media, Moderator

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2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

Women on the Creative Edge: From Film & TV to Innovative Lifestyle & Technology: Experiences in a Changing Landscape

Terry Hurlbutt, Vice President and Executive Editor, ABC News Digital

Tanna Frederick, Producer, Director, Actress, and Activist

Dr. Fiorella Terenzi, Astrophysicist, Author, Musician and FIU CASE Board Member

Patrika Darbo, 2016 Primetime Emmy winning actress, TV Academy Governor

Shelley Andagan, Director, Game Studio Relations & Executive Producer, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc.

Susan Campos, Media Consultant, former Reporter, KABC-TV, MSNBC Moderator

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3:45 PM - 5:00 PM

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

Brand Partnerships in Sports - Content - Celebrity - Strategies with Media/Entertainment/Technology Partners

Beckley Mason, Executive Director Brand Partnerships, Bleacher Report

Autumn Nazarian, Senior Vice President Content+ // Sponsorship & Partnerships, Mindshare

Nam McGrail, Vice President of Partnership Activation, LA Kings (NHL)

Henry Watson, Vice President, Distribution and Partnership Marketing, Pac-12 Networks

Sharad Devarajan, co-creator, with Cristiano Ronaldo, Striker Force 7 - Animated Series

Armando Yee Jr., Producer/Director, FOX Sports

Moderator, Mark Kapczynski, President, Storymill

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Track II: Finance - Film-TV-Production Track, Herscher, Guerin A, Webcast

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

Colby Smith, Senior Vice President and General Manager, ABC News Digital and Live Streaming, Disney DTCI

Stuart McLean, founder and president, Content & Co.

Larry Namer, President/CEO, Metan Global Entertainment Group

Daniel Cohan, Agent, ICM Partners

Peter T. Cohen, SVP Programming Strategy & Content Development, Anthem Sports & Entertainment

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

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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

 

Wednesday, November 13th

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

Track I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304

The Internet, OTT, Media and the Hollywood Connection - Programming, Content & Advertising

Neil Ishibashi, Director of Design Development, Fandango

Nick Galante, VP of Media and Growth, Direct Agents

Joy Tang, CEO and founder, Markable.ai

Damian Pelliccione, CEO & Co-Founder, Revry.TV

Scott Kramer, Digital Video Producer and Executive

George Leon, Chief Strategy Officer, Hawthorne

Moderator - David Leibowitz, Managing Partner, CH Potomac

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

Funding, Start-ups & Angels - Financing the Entertainment, Tech, Education, Wellness & Sports Industries

Jen Rudolph, founder, The Actor’s Greenroom

Brian Herskowitz, CCO, Horror Equity Fund

Nicholas Tana, CEO, Smart Media

Keith Newman, Mentor/Advisor, Nasdaq Entrepreneurial Center

Sydney Armani, President and CEO, Fintech World Group

Gene Massey, Chairman/CEO, MediaShares.com, Moderator

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10:45 AM – 11:45 AM

Track I: Influencer - Advertising - Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Live Webcast

Branded & Influencer Entertainment Marketing - Across Platforms - Leveraging Image, Content and Celebrity

Hannah E. Taylor, Partner, Advertising, Marketing, & Public Relations Group, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein & Selz PC

Vanessa Flaherty, partner and SVP, DBA

Kirstin Benson, VP of Global Entertainment, Getty Images

Amber Raspberry Mayo, founder, WYD

Jenn Fink, Director Digital & Social Strategy, GLOW

Andrew Solmssen, President, California, Wunderman Thompson, Moderator

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11:15 AM -12:15 PM

Session I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173

The China - Entertainment Industry Roundtable: A Discussion with China Experts - Investment, Joint Ventures, and Productions

Jesse J. Weiner, Of Counsel, Yingke Law Firm

Bennett Pozil, Executive Vice President, East West Bank

Lora Y. Chen, President, iQicai, Inc.,

Larry Namer, President/CEO, Metan Global Entertainment Group

Matt William Knowles, Actor and Producer

Gary Kho, Partner, XBG Consulting, Moderator

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The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

Noon – 12:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

Influencer Brand Building Workshop: Finding Your Voice and Design a Strategy to Create the Right Content

Amanda Marzolf, Agent, Abrams Artists Agency

Ben Ganz, President, Vego Pictures

Marissa Meizz, (@MarissaMeizz)

Jessica Lee, (@the_jessica_lee)

Moderator - Marsha Collier, Marketing Futurist & Radio Host, President, The Collier Company (@marshacollier)

 

12:30 PM - 1:30 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304

Hollywood - The Disruption: The OTT Multiscreen Experience Goes Mainstream

Colby Smith, Senior Vice President and General Manager, ABC News Digital and Live Streaming, Disney DTCI

Chris Carey, Chief Revenue Officer and Managing Director for the Americas, IYUNO Media Group

Matthew Van Houten, Vice President, Advertising Product Development, AT&T’s Xandr

Robert Rodriguez, CEO, Natcom

Joerg Bachmaier, SVP, Head of Premium Studios, Rooster Teeth/ Warner Bros

Jason Henderson, Director of Engagement, ActiveVideo, LLC.

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

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The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

1:00 – 1:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

How To Diversify Influencer Revenues

Diego Vargas, CEO, GOAT Marketing (@diegovargas)

Kasia Szarek, Casting Director, Harlowe Casting (@kasia)

Megan Niquette, Creator Partnerships Coordinator, ipsy

Alex Hager, (@alexhager)

Moderator - Mike Prasad, CEO, Tinysponsor (@mikeprasad)

 

The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

2:00 – 2:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

Instagram: A Deep Dive

Austin Hare, (@austinxhare)

Donnoven Nguyen, (@donnoven)

Sara Mills, (@saraontheinternet)

Serena Laurel, (@serenalaurel)

Moderator - Alex Hager, Tinysponsor, (@alexhager)

 

PRSA - The Intersections Conference

2 PM – 3:00 PM

Track I: Ahmanson Hall

Communications Driving Culture: A look at three defining communications and activation campaigns in Entertainment, Sports and eSports from the execs who did it.

Tiffany Shinn, Amazon Prime Video(EMMYs 2019/The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel)

Freddie Georges, Founder/CEO, FGPG (Fortnite live event)

Shakeemah Simmons-Winter, ESPN (Little League World Series, NBA, MLB)

 

Beauty, Food Innovation & Wellness: An Industry - A Lifestyle

2:00 - 2:45 PM: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

The Wellness Entrepreneur – Beauty – Fitness – Food – Fashion – Media - Tech

Courtney Casgraux, co-Founder, GBY BEAUTY

Kendra Studdert, co-Founder, GBY BEAUTY

Ishmael Mayhew, founder, Savish

Rob Jacobs, co-founder and Chief UnSitter, UnSit

Ken Rosenblood, CEO and Founder, obVus Solutions

KJ Matthews, Emmy Winning Journalist, (CNN, ABC, CBS, FOX), Moderator

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2:15 PM - 3:15 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Live Webcast

The Future of Brand Partnerships and Influencer Marketing

Jason Jercinovic, Vice President Technology, Northhighland

Anne-Marie O’Neill, COO, Whalerock Industries

Simon Kelly, Co-CEO and Chief Enthusiasm Officer, Story Worldwide

Ron Bloom, CEO, Reach TV

Sybil Grieb, former, US Head of Influencer Strategy, Edelman

Corey Weiss, Head of Business Development, ipsy

Moderator - Mark Kapczynski, President, Storymill

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3:50 PM - 5:00 PM

Track I: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

Leveraging Content and Celebrity For Cross-Platform Success: From TV, Mobile & Internet to Social Media

Evelyne Ouellet, CEO, SAFIRA, a Cirque du Soleil company

Brittani Kagan, Head of Talent, Portal A

Raphael Leopold, Founder/Executive Producer, Rodeo Show

Alice Aoki, Actress, Founder & CEO, Aoki Entertainment

Greg Harrison, Executive Creative Director, MOCEAN

Perrin Kaplan, Principal, Zebra Partners, Moderator

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Sponsored by Alliance for Women in Media SoCal

Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173

Women in the Industry: Developing Film, Television, Branding & OTT About Women - A Golden Age in Hollywood and Indie Production

Tanya Wright, SAG Award Winner, Orange is the New Black; HBO’s True Blood

Wendy Sweetmore, Executive Producer, Dreamtime Entertainment (former Senior Exec. MGM/Mark Burnett Productions)

Marina Grasic, Co-Managing Partner, Oakhurst Entertainment

Jenelle Lindsay, Head of TV, Unanimous Media

Denise Muyco, co-founder and CEO, StratusCore, Moderator

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PRSA - The Intersections Conference

4 PM – 5:00 PM

Track I: Ahmanson Hall

Who Owns Content: A Look at Media, Feeds and Platforms and the Journalists, Personalities and PR Execs Feeding Them ”

Brian Lowry, Senior Writer, CNN

Angel Rodriguez, Assistant Managing Editor, Los Angeles Times

David Bloom, Forbes/TubeFilter/TV Rev

Amanda Samaan, Revolver PR, moderator

 

The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

4:00 – 4:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

TikTok: The Explosive Nature Behind the Viral Video App

Christine Barger, (TT: @christinebarger)

Jack Jerry, (TT: @jackjerry)

Kailey Maurer, (TT: @kaileymaurer)

Marina Leigh, (TT: @uniquelymarina)

Moderator - Alex Hager, Tinysponsor, (@alexhager)

 

4:45 PM - 6:00 PM Open to all attendees

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall