Tablets, Smartphones, PC & TV

All Video - Direct to the Consumer Experience

Special Event at Digital Hollywood!

 

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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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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

Sandra Lord, Founder/CEO, Creative Career Strategies | Women Helping Women in Entertainment | Lord Entertainment Group

Marilyn Anderson, Award-Winning Film & TV Writer, Author and Playwright

Denise Muyco, co-founder and CEO, StratusCore, 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

 

Thursday, November 14th

9:00 AM - 11:15 AM, Ahmanson Hall

Zero to One – Grow your business at Digital Hollywood with those who have already done it before

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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

Helen Sartory, Head of Growth, The Rattle

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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

David B. Williams, GM/SVP of Channels for pocket.watch

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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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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Track II: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 305

IEOs, STOs, Blockchain and Alternative Financing for Film, TV, Games AR/VR, Music, and Media Ventures

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

Timothy E. Burke, Co-Founder | CCO || RUON AI™

Stuart Bullard, CEO, Airthereum

RB Botto, Founder & CEO, Stage32

Jim Sellers, Co-Founder & CEO, Buttrfly

Euan Macdonald, CEO & co-founder, Dreamview Studios

Jason Hicks, Chief Security Officer, Kudelski

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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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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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Track II: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 305

ICOs, Financing, Packaging & Investment: From Entertainment & Indie Project to Technology & Startups

Doug Shinsato, CEO, Heyou Media

Steven Masur, Senior Partner, MGA

Kelly Siobhan Laffey, Associate and Director of Business Affairs, Stubbs Alderton & Markiles, LLP

Bastiaan den Braber, President / COO, SAMO

Joey Tamer, President, S.O.S. Inc., 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

Lauren Cole, President, Cole Media, Moderator

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

End-of-Day Reception –  Herscher Hall, Guerin B

 

5:00 PM - 6:30 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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Digital Hollywood Spring, November 12-14, 2019

Skirball Center, 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles

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The Complete Three Day Agenda

The Strategic Sessions - Let's Get Started!

Tuesday, November 12th, 2019

10:00 AM - 10:55 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

Kyle Britt, Director of Strategy, 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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11:10 - 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

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

Tyler Winton, Vice President, Business Development, TIVO

Fern Feistel, Senior Vice President, Marketing & Content 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 I: 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

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

Jason Jercinovic, Vice President Technology, Northhighland

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

Gayle Dickie, Founder & CEO, Gamer World News Entertainment

Christian Bishop, WSOE Commissioner and VP of Business Development, Estars Studios

Arabian Prince, Founder/Chief Innovator, Inov8 Next Open Labs & Co-Founder, N.W.A.

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

Maureen Polo, Chief Brand Officer, Fullscreen

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

Chad Nelson, Chief Creative Director, Topgolf

Tina Walsh, VP, Content Strategy, Tongal

Glenn Ginsburg, SVP of Global Partnerships, QYOU Media

Mike Skogmo, SVP, Head of Marketing & Communications, 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, Senior Vice President of Partnership Activation, LA Kings (NHL)

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

Armando Yee Jr., Producer/Director, FOX Sports

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

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

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

John Francis, Director of Digital Strategy, 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

Julia Moonves, Vice President of Sales & Business Development, pocket.watch

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

Yan Cui, Producer/Director

Gary Kho, Partner, XBG Consulting, Moderator

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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

Matt Smith, Executive Director, Business Development & Strategy, Comcast Technology Solutions

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

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

Women & Original Content: From Film/TV, Internet Video and Influencer Campaigns to Games

Jourdan Guyton, Co-Creator, “Two Grown”, A BET Digital Original

Mira Crisp, former, Creative Director, Ayzenberg Group

Katie Koeblitz, Head of Independent Content apparentlyjack, (Producer, Galveston)

Gwen Miller, VP of Content Strategy, Kin Community

Giovannie Espiritu, Nominated, Best Supporting Actress, MethodFest, Board of Director, C.O.R.A. (Domestic Violence Agency)

Marlene Sharp, Director, Production, LEVEL-5 abby

Katharina Baron, Founder & Owner, House of Baron, 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

Jen Garcia Allen, Head of Editorial & Programming, 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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Track III: Herscher Hall, 3rd Floor, Room 303-304

Working in the Industry: An In-Depth Discussion with Executives and Creatives from TV, Film and Technology

Simone Nelson, Managing Director, The CSU Entertainment Alliance, Moderator

Nichelle S. Carr, Lead Producer, West City One Studios

Emilienne Gray, EVP of Original Content & Programming, Tiny Horse

Jaena Sta. Ana, Line Producer, DreamWorks Animation

Evan Shapiro, President, National Lampoon

Billy Sprout, Collegiate esports, Blizzard Entertainment

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