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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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A Commitment and Passion for a Better Life

A Conference for Lifestyle Visionaries

November 12-14, 2019 - Skirball Center, Los Angeles, California

Co-Sponsored by:

Conference Directors:

Kim Martin, Executive Producer, co-founder, Rock Shrimp Productions (Producers of "Beat Bobby Flay," "Iron Chef: Outside the Stadium," "Thowdown with Bobby Flay")

Victor Harwood, President & founder, Digital Hollywood, Inc.

Ceslie Armstrong, CEO & executive producer, NYTEX Productions LLC

Special Event at Digital Hollywood!

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Food - Beauty Innovation & Wellness

A Conference for Lifestyle Visionaries

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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

Mauricio Rios, Head of Programming and Acquisitions, El Rey Network

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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11:10 AM - 12 Noon, Dr. Jackie: The Innovation Forum

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Social Media and Social Change: Developing Ideas and Movements for a More Just World  – Exploring the Possible!

Lina Renzina, Leader, Creators for Good, The Ad Council

Donna Lamar, Global Executive Creative Director, Twitter

Zoe Katz, Director of Entertainment Philanthropy, WCPG

Marc Berkman, Executive Director, Organization for Social Media Safety

Nancy Yoon, Founder of Asians in LA/CEO, Yooniq Media, Moderator

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11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Track I: Finance - Film-TV - Innovation - Haas, Room. 172 & 173: Webcast

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

Scott Brown, VP of Ventures & Outreach, CableLabs/UpRamp

Seth Shapiro, CEO, AlphaNetworks

Gregory Bedrosian, Managing Partner & CEO, Drake Star Partners

Megan Jones, Attorney, Withers Bergman LLP

Larry Gerbrandt, principal, Media Valuation Partners, Moderator

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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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Noon – 1:00 PM

Track III: Food and Wellness, Innovation - Herscher Hall, Guerin C

The Farm to Table Transformation - The Food & Wellness Ecosystem - The Home - The School - The Restaurant

Andrew Blume, co-founder, inHouse Produce, Inc.

Melisa Nicola, renown restaurateur, co-owner, Nic's Beverly Hills, President, Culinary Arts Kids Eat (C.A.K.E.)

Elizabeth Bowman, Director, Farmers’ Market Operations, SEE-LA - Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles

Mark Anderson, CEO, Farmer Mark

Sabrina Williams, CEO, SEED

Nicole Landers, co-founder, Community Healing Gardens (CHG)

Susan Haymer, Eco-Food Specialist, 360 Degree Communications, Moderator

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1:15 PM - 2:00 PM, Dr. Jackie: The Innovation Forum

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Women in Investment, Education, Technology & Entertainment: Investing in Women – Investing in the Future

Beth Kearns, Venture Partner, Touchdown Ventures

Sonja Delafosse, Senior Manager, Educator Programs, Microsoft

Barbara Bickham, CTO, Managing Director, Women’s Innovation Fund

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

Valeria Velazquez-Duenas, Senior Manager, SEE-LA - Sustainable Economic Enterprises of Los Angeles

Hanna Bolte, Chair, Entertainment & Sports section, PRSA and, CEO, Bolte Media, Moderator

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Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin C

Music, Film, the Arts and Sports! Creativity and Wellness as the Foundation of Education

Frank Guttler, Program Director, Mobile Film Classroom

Sergio Cuculiza, Executive Director and co-founder of Beautify Earth; Founder of Beautify Education

Johnathan Franklin, Manager of Community Affairs and Engagement, Los Angeles Rams

Nadine Levitt, CEO and founder, WURRLYedu

Shannon McLemore, Actor, Writer, Producer, and Educator

Victoria Lanier, Executive Director, Education Through Music-Los Angeles, Moderator

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1:30 PM - 2:20 PM

Track I: Food - Wellness - Innovation - Ahmanson Hall

Food as Medicine: Food for the Body – Food for the Soul - Food as a Creative Experience

Jeff Witzeman, writer/producer/director, “Cancer Can Be Killed”

Meredith Cochran, coo-founder and CEO, The Osso Good Co.

Julie Ward, Plant–Based Nutritionist, Fresh Food Alchemy

Ryan Rondeno, Legendary Master Chef and Sustainable Cuisine Advocate

Lindsay Kinder, Founder, FOOD LA LA

Dr. Rahi, M.D., Dr. Raheleh Sarbaziha, Moderator

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2:15 PM - 3:00 PM, Dr. Jackie: The Innovation Forum

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Innovation, Partnerships & Investment in Education - STEM/STEAM Programs on the Leading Edge

Todd Johnson, President and Chief Executive Officer, Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce

Tim Greenleaf, President & Chairman of the Board, BOY SCOUTS OF AMERICA

Chris Baccus, M.Ed, Co- Founder Limitless Stem Initiative

Warren Holden, Chief Executive Officer, Clesports Academy

Derek Steele, Asst. Director of Operations & Finance, Social Justice Learning Institute

Bryce Fluellen, Community Impact Director/Chef, American Heart Association, 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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2:45 PM - 3:45 PM

Track II: Food, Fitness, Sports and Wellness, Ahmanson Hall

Food Innovators, Disruptors & Influencers: The Industry Change Agents and Start-Up Pioneers

Poull Brien, Partner/Co-Founder, Wild Fish Direct

Elina Fuhrman, founder, CEO + Chef, Soupelina

David J. Whelan, Co-Founder & Chief Operating Officer, Rebel Labs Inc.

Alex Canter, CEO, Ordermark

Clayton Wood, CEO, Picnic

Perrin Davidson, Publisher, LAeats, 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, Senior 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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4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Room 303-304

Wellness, Nutrition and Mindfullness: A Transformative Lifestyle: From the Palate to a State of Wellbeing

Dr. Coco Cabrel, MD, Reiki Master, Founder, L!festorm Calms

Sophia Cavalli, President, Intuitive Mind Strategies

Iyan M. Bruce, Owner / Sound Therapist, Inner Harmonic – Neuroacoustic Medicine

Anne Stockwell, MFA. Author, Coach, Cancer Veteran and Founder, Well Again

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

 

Wednesday, November 13th

9:00 AM - 10:15 AM, Breakfast Roundtable: Herscher - Guerin B, Webcast

Women Leadership in Cannabis: Medical - Science - Leisure - Technology

Host: Simone Cimiluca-Radzins, co-founder, Kadin's List

Lori Ajax, Chief of Bureau of Cannabis Control, State of California

Sara Lasner, Director of Community Affairs, Eaze

Whitney Beatty, Founder/Chief Executive Officer, Apothecarry Brands, Inc.

Jazmín Aguiar, President, The Working Group

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10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173

AR-VR-MR Science & Technology – Disrupting Wellness - Healthcare - Sports

Dr. Pamela Rutledge, Director of the Media Psychology Research Center, Fielding Graduate University

Dorote Weyers-Lucci, ITP Foundation, Assistant professor, Sofia U

Caryn Wiley-Rapoport, SVP of Consumer Insight, Canvas Worldwide

Jerri Lynn Hogg PhD., Director, Media Psychology Graduate Program, Fielding Graduate University, Moderator

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The California Cannabis Forum: Medical - Wellness - Lifestyle

10:30 AM - 11:15 AM - Herscher Hall - Guerin B, Live Webcast

The Cannabis Wellness Culture: A Lifestyle of  Innovation - Healing, Beauty and Relaxation to Massage Therapy

Dean Waters, CEO, FLOWERTOWN

Alasdair Lennox, Executive Creative Director, FITCH

Mskindness B. Ramirez, MA.Ed., Founder/CEO, Club Kindness and Elixirs by Kindness

Speakers to be announced

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PRSA - The Intersections Conference

10:45 AM – 11:45 AM

Track I: Ahmanson Hall

A Larger Slice of the Pie: Using Neuro-Technology to Decode Human Behavior

Dr. Brendan Murray, VP of iMotions (formerly with Neilsen Consumer Neuroscience and Harvard University)

 

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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Track III: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

Living the Life: Entrepreneurs, Lifestyle Innovators and Disrupters

Kelly Bayett, Co-Founder & Creative Director, Barking Owl

Jiffy Iuen, co-founder and CEO, Frank Collective

Michelle Wong, President, Dailey LA

Stefanie Nissen, founder, TRVL Porter

William Rassman, CFP®, Founder, Wealth Thought Out

Tess Cacciatore, CEO, Global Women’s Empowerment Network (GWEN),

Joleen Hughes, Founder & Principal, Hughes Media Law Group, Moderator

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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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