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Tracks and Themes

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

II. Dr. Jackie! STEM + Hollywood + Sports + Community = The Innovation Forum!

III. Finance Hollywood: Investment - Packaging - Blockchain

IV. The Wellness Experience = Nutrition + Fitness + Sports + Beauty + Mindfulness

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

VI. Advertising Hollywood: Brand and Influencer Marketing

VII. California Cannabis Forum - Medical - Wellness - Science

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

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

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

XI. The Podcasting Forum: Content - Distribution - Advertising

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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Marketplace for Creatives, Executives & Advertisers

Strategies in Content - Distribution - Advertising

Thursday, November 14th, Skirball Center, Los Angeles

Special Event at Digital Hollywood!

Co-Chair: The Podcasting Forum

Ceslie Armstrong, CEO, NYTEX Productions LLC

Victor Harwood, President, Digital Hollywood

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Digital Hollywood Fall, November 12-14, 2019

Skirball Center, 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles

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The Podcast Forum 2019

A Conference for Creatives, Executives & Advertisers

Note: If you purchase the One-Day Podcast attendee ticket - your pass will be good to attend all other Thursday Digital Hollywood sessions.

The 2020 Podcasting Awards - The Nominations Process
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Thursday, November 14th, 2019

10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Podcasting in Hollywood: Leadership in the Industry: Content - Distribution - Advertising

Andi Frieder, Global Head of Industry, Entertainment Vertical, Spotify

Tyler Moody, V.P./G.M., WarnerMedia Podcast Network, WarnerMedia

Conal Byrne, President, iHeartPodcast Network, iHeartMedia

Herb Scannell, President And Chief Executive Officer, Southern California Public Radio

Brad Mielke, Host, ABC News’ ‘Start Here’, Moderator

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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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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

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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Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172

The Analytics of Podcasting: How to Evaluate the Data

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

Jeanine Percival Wright, COO & CLO, Simplecast

WarnerMedia, Speaker to be announced

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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, Room 172

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

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

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

Speakers to be announced

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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

Max Cutler, President, Parcast, a Spotify Company

Kelly Garner, Founder and CEO, Treefort

ABC News, Speaker to be announced

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Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172

The Producers/Marketers Roundtable: Building the Podcast Audience - From Niche to SuperNiche

 

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 & CEO, Cloud10, co-host, “Unqualified”

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

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Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172

Merchandising the Podcast Brand: Products - Spinoffs - Appearances - Influencers

 

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

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