Special Event at Digital Hollywood

The Skirball Center

Los Angeles, California

May 19-21, 2020

 

Participating Universities

 

Discount Extends to other UCLA schools

 

The Organizing Committee

Garrett S. Hart, Chair & Professor, Department of Cinema & Television Arts, California State University, Fullerton

Dr. David Kahn, Professor & Chair, Television, Radio, Film & Theatre, San Jose State University

Dr. Dina Ibrahim, Director, The California State University Entertainment Industry Initiative & Associate Professor, Broadcast & Electronic Media Arts, San Francisco State University

Theresa Mendoza, Senior Advisor, Campus Advancement, The California State University Chancellor’s Office

Dr. Jerry Mosher, Professor & Chair, Department of Film & Electronic Arts, California State University, Long Beach

Bridget Murnane, Associate Professor, Department of TV, Film and Media Studies, California State University, Los Angeles

Simone Nelson, Director, Marketing & Public Relations, The California State University Entertainment Industry Initiative

Victor Harwood, founder, President and Director, Digital Hollywood

 

 

The University AR-VR-MR Consortium

Extending Innovation in VR-AR-MR to Universities Nationwide

Submit Your University - Click Here - Universities nationwide can join in with the University AR-VR-MR Consortium at Digital Hollywood. The Consortium will bring together AR-VR-MR experts from Universities, Technology and Entertainment and Education Organizations in Seminars, Workshops and Retreats

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

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

Hollywood - The Streaming Multiscreen Experience Goes Mainstream

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

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

The Podcasting Forum

The Creator's Day, Producers, Writers, Actors, Talent

2:00 - 2:45 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

LGBTQ – The Culture – The Politics – The Arts – The Personalities

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

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

Instagram: A Deep Dive

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

2:15 PM – 3:00 PM

Session I: Ahmanson Hall, Webcast Live

The Immersive Media Think Tank: AR-VR-MR - The Expanding Vision of an Industry

Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

The Immersive Designers Workshop - Film/TV, XR, Architects & Designers

 

The Advertising - Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Track I: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Live Webcast

The Future of Brand Partnerships and Influencer Marketing

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

Content Strategies in Hollywood: TV - Film - Internet - Branding & Influencers

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

 

 

The Podcasting Forum

The Creator's Day, Producers, Writers, Actors, Talent

3:00 PM - 3:40 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Comedy, Fun Loving Talk & the Insane

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

3:00 – 3:45 PM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Live Webcast

Eat, Pray, Post - Inside the Lives of Food & Travel Influencers

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM - Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173

The VR-AR-Immersive - Innovators & Disruptors - Entertainment, Technology & Brand Vision

 

The Advertising - Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

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

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

4:15 PM – 5:00 PM

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

Exploring the Language and Artistry of VR-MR-AR in the Cinematic Experience

 

The Podcasting Forum

The Creator's Day, Producers, Writers, Actors, Talent

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

The Modern Lifestyle: From the Fast Lane and Talk to Coping, Trauma and Depression

 

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

 

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

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall

 

The Evening Awards Event

5:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

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

 

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Tuesday, May 19th - Thursday, May 21st, 2020

The Skirball Center, 2701 N Sepulveda Blvd, Los Angeles, California 90049

The University Project

A Celebration of Education, Technology and Entertainment

 

Registration for the The University Project  - for Students & Faculty Only

Registration for Everyone Else - Click Here

 

Note: Registrants to The University Project can attend any of the three days of Digital Hollywood sessions.  Seating is open.  The sessions listed on this page are strictly a guide - but not a limitation. Lunches are extra.

 

The Vision: The University Project at Digital Hollywood represents an ongoing commitment to supporting the research, development and investment in technology and entertainment and it’s intersection with Universities nationwide.  Colleges and Universities represent the foundation, the starting line in the nation’s investment in technology and advancement in education.  And through year-round programs at Digital Hollywood, we will bring the greatest and most creative minds from technology, entertainment and educational institutions together – both online and face-to-face at our conferences.

The Goal: Digital Hollywood Fall will Celebrate the best in Entertainment & Technology innovation through Film/TV Production, AR-VR-MR-Apps, Influencer/Branding Initiatives and other Specialities.

Tuesday, May 19th, The Skirball Center

The Strategic Sessions - Let's Get Started!

The Social Media - Streaming Track

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 Streaming/OTT - Mobile - Social Networks

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

10:00 AM - 10:55 AM Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

Augmented/Mixed Reality Experience: On the Cutting Edge of XR/AR

11:00 AM – 11:50 AM

Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

Immersion on Every Screen and in Every Environment: Film/TV - Mobile - CGI-VFX - Audio - Advertising - XR/AR - Experimental

 

The Podcasting Forum, Webcast Live

11:00 AM - 11:45 AM, Herscher Hall, Guerin A

Monetizing Podcasts – From Branded Content and Advertising to Subscriptions

 

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

11:05 - 11:50 AM - Herscher, Room 303-304

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

11:15 AM - 12:15 PM

Track I: Haas, Room. 172 & 173

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

Noon – 1:30 PM The Luncheon Event, Open to all Attendees

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

The 24/7 Lifestyle: Immersion and Connectivity – Mobile to Autos, Film, TV and Advertising, in the Home and in Public Spaces

 

The Podcasting Forum, Webcast Live

12 Noon - 12:45 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

Podcasting Talent, Networks, Distribution & Advertising

1:00 - 2:15 PM

Luncheon: Open to all Digital Hollywood Attendees

Session I: Ahmanson Hall, Webcast Live

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

 

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

Session I: Film-TV-Streaming Production - Guerin A, Webcast

The DealMaking Process: From Feature Film, TV & OTT to Branded Content, Internet and Indie Film Making

1:45 PM - 2:30 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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

2:00 PM - 2:45 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Movies/Video: The Total Immersive Experience - (Production - In-Theater - In-Home - 5G/XR/VR/AR - VFX-CGI)

Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

Designing Immersive Spaces: Live Events - Autos - Skyscrapers - Public, Work - Home Spaces

 

The Podcasting Forum, Webcast Live

2:30 PM - 3:15 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

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

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

2:45 PM - 3:45 PM - Ahmanson Hall, Webcast

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

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

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

3:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Immersive Advertising on All Platforms: Mobile - XR - TV - Arena - Auto -Out of Home

Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin C

Social Experiences in Mobile - XR-AI-5G - From Audio-AR-Graphic-Textual

 

The Podcasting Forum

3:30 PM - 4:15 PM, Webcast Live

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

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

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Session I: Haas Conference Center, Room 172 & 173

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

Session II: Ahmanson Hall, Webcast

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

4:00 PM - 5:00 PM - Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

Virtual Humans and Virtual Characters: From Feature Film/Game/CGI to Virtual Assistants

 

The Podcasting Forum

4:30 PM - 5:15 PM, Webcast Live

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin A, Webcast Live

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

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

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

End-of-Day Reception – Tent Area

Outdoor Area In Front of Ahmanson Hall

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

The Evening Awards

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Recognizing Achievement in Immersive Entertainment and Technology

 

Wednesday, May 20th

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

9 - 10:15 AM - The Breakfast Roundtable, Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

Producing Content for Immersive Spaces and Platforms:

Mobile - Games - Live Events - Autos - Public Spaces, Work/Home Spaces

 

The Advertising-Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

9:15 AM - 10:15 AM

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

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

Track II: Herscher Hall, 2nd Floor, Room 305

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

10:30 AM – 11:15 AM

Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Live Webcast

The Technology of Immersion - 5G - Chips - AI - CGI - Volumetric Video - XR - Haptics - Mobile

Session II: Haas Conference Center, Room 172-173

XR-AR-MR Science & Technology – Disrupting Sports - Wellness - Healthcare - Redefining Industries and Interfaces

 

The Advertising-Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

10:45 AM – 11:45 AM

Track I: Ahmanson Hall, Live Webcast

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

Track II: Haas Conference Center, Room 171

Investment & Funding of Film, Indie Film and TV: from Theatrical Features to Cable Networks, Netflix and Amazon

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

11:30 AM – 12:15 PM

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

Immersive Connectivity: Mobile – Cars – Retails – Arenas - Events

Session II: Herscher Hall, Guerin C, Webcast Live

XR/AR/MR as a Branding/Advertising Strategy: The Immersive Experience as Image Maker - Movies/TV/Brand/Experiential/LBE

 

The Podcasting Forum

The Creator's Day, Producers, Writers, Actors, Talent

11:00 AM - 12 Noon

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

True Crime, Investigative Journalism, Justice & The Bizarre

Session II: Broadcast to be announced - Expo Area

Live from the Podcast Stage

 

The Film-TV-Streaming Production Track

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

 

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

 

The Podcasting Forum

12:15 Noon - 1:45 PM

Luncheon: Open to all Digital Hollywood Attendees

Session I: Herscher Hall, Guerin B, Webcast Live

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

 

Immersive Hollywood: Film/Mobile/5G/XR/AR-VFX/CGI

The Luncheon, Open to all Attendees

12:45 PM - 2:00 PM, Ahmanson Hall, Webcast Live

Immersive Spectaculars: Movies, Olympics, Live Events - Music – Sports – Theme Parks – CGI/XR/AR/CGI/VFX

 

The Influencer/Branding Two-Day Intensive

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

How To Diversify Influencer Revenues