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Sessions Info

February 06, 2018
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
Palisades Ballroom

Ron Wheeler

SVP, Content Protection and Technology Strategy,
Twentieth Century Fox

RONALD C. WHEELER is SVP, Content Protection and Technology Strategy, with Twentieth Century Fox in Los Angeles. In this capacity, he counsels Fox on content protection and technology matters, co-represents Fox at the Motion Picture Association of America, at Motion Picture Laboratories, Inc. and at a number of multi-industry standard-setting organizations, and privately and publicly advocates for Fox’s views on content protection. Prior to taking his current position, Wheeler was SVP, Content Protection, in the Fox Group Legal unit of Fox Entertainment Group, where he oversaw the company’s worldwide content security, anti-piracy enforcement and litigation activities; supervised the negotiation of the content security-related aspects of content licensing deals; was closely involved in domestic and international legislative and regulatory issues regarding content protection, and was a featured speaker at numerous conferences on content protection issues. He earned his J.D., magna cum laude, from the University of Minnesota Law School, and his B.A. from Yale University. He is a member of the California and New York bars.