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2019 Keynote & Fireside Chat Speakers INCLUDE:

Celiena Adcock

Head of Streaming-Entertainment,
Facebook

Kimberlee Archer

Head of Developer Marketing - AR/VR,
Facebook

Benjamin Grubbs

Founder & CEO,
Next 10 Ventures

Hilary Hoffman

Executive Vice President, Global Marketing,
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment

Jason Lake

CEO & Founder
Complexity Gaming

Gerrit Meier

CEO,
Red Bull Media Network

Halsey Minor

Founder & CEO,
Live Planet

Doug Neil

Executive Vice President Digital Marketing,
Universal Pictures

Katie Nelson

Executive Producer, News Content,
ABC News

David Perry

CEO & Co-Founder,
VYRL

Anthony Saleh

CEO, Emagen Entertainment Group,
Partner, WNDRCO

Nikhil Shah

Co-Founder,
Mixcloud

Katie Soo

SVP,
Warner Bros Digital Networks

Andrew Wallenstein

Co-Editor-in-Chief,
Variety

2019 View from the top and Featured Presentations:

Nancy Bennett

Chief Creative Officer/Studio Head,
Two Bit Circus, Inc.

Chris Blank

Brand Manager,
McLaren Beverly Hills

David Bloom

Consultant & Columnist,
Tubefilter

Hale Boggs

Partner,
O’Melveny & Meyers LLP

Dawn Chmielewski

Senior Editor Media, Entertainment & Technology,
Forbes

Ann Hand

CEO and Chairman,
Super League Gaming

Yvette Martinez-Rea

Chief Executive Officer,
ESL North America

Ashley McCollum

General Manager,
Tasty

Chris Misner

President of International
Roblox

Candice Mudrick

Senior Client Director,
Newzoo

Linda Ong

Chief Culture Officer
Civic Entertainment Group

Sahil Patel

Media Editor,
Digiday

Carter Rogers

Research Manager,
SuperData Research

Ira Rubenstein

Chief Digital & Marketing Officer,
PBS Digital

Ted Schilowitz

Futurist,
Paramount Pictures

Ari Segal

CEO
Immortals, LA Valiant & MIBR

Ned Sherman

Partner,
Manatt Digital

Founder,
Digital Media Wire

Clark Stacey

CEO,
WildWorks

Dan Weinstein

President,
Studio71

Chris M. Williams

Founder & CEO,
pocket.watch

Shelley Zimmerman

Co-Head,
Awesomeness

2019 PANELISTS & MODERATORS INCLUDE: 

Matthew Adell

Founder, MetaPop,
Former Chief Digital Officer, Native Instruments

Fabian Alsultany

Director of Business Affairs,
RChain Cooperative

Karen Allen

Creator,
Twitch for Musicians

Jason Altshuler

CEO,
Paintbox Music Group

Russell Arons

SVP, General Manager,
Machinima

Ray Annes

Marketing Director,
Sony Music Entertainment

Jonathan Azu

Senior Manager,
Red Light Management

Wesley A’Harrah

Founder
Hyper Orange

Gabriela Bandy

Influencer

Tom Bash

VP, Product,
ChefsFeed

Sarah Bachman

SVP, Digital Experiences Lead,
Herizon Media

Eyal Baumel

CEO,
Yoola

Noah Becker

President,
AdRev

Mike Bebel

General Manager, LiveXLive Media,
President, Slacker Radio

Dwayne Benefield

Vice President, Head of PlayStation Vue,
Sony Interactive Entertainment

Eric Berman

Head of Business Development and Content Partnerships for VRV,
Ellation

Lisa Bilgrei

Branded Content Expert
Google

Christian Bishop

VP of Business Development and WSOE Commissioner,
ESP Gaming

Georgette Bivins

Director of Licensing and Brand Partnership, A&R,
411 Music Group

Lauren Bissell

Founder/CEO
Immutable Music

Byron Booker

Founder/CEO,
Lookhu

Dae Bogan

Co-Founder & CEO,
TuneRegistry

Chris Borelli

VP, Brand Partnerships,
IMGN Media

Tripp Boyle

SVP,
Connekt

Todd Brabec

Former EVP and Worldwide Director of Membership, ASCAP Professor,
USC

Susan Brazer

CEO,
LionShare Media

Scott D. Byrne

Executive Director,
Media & Entertainment Advisory

Josh Brooks

SVP, Brand Strategy & Marketing,
Jam City

Antony Bruno

Director of Communications,
Royalty Exchange

Beau Bryant

GM of Talent,
Fullscreen

Michael Cai

President,
Interpret

Jacob Carlson

Venture Capital & Senior Manager,
Manatt Digital

Nick Carreras

VP Talent and Brand Strategy,
Bent Pixels

Jayne Charneski

Founder,
Front Row Insights and Strategy

Ted Cohen

Managing Partner,
TAG Strategic

Kevin Conroy

CEO,
Conroy Media

Jenni Cook

Head of Production,
Dreamscape Immersive

Sandro Corsaro

SVP, Chief Creative Officer,
Fandango

Greg Cross

Chief Business Officer and Co-Founder,
Soul Machines

Jesús Chavez

CEO,
Vertical Networks

Teri Nelson Carpenter

President & CEO,
Reel Muzik Werks LLC

Kevin Chernett

Executive Vice President - Global Partnerships & Content Distribution,
Live Nation

Eric Dahan

CEO & Co-Founder,
Open Influence

Franco De Cesare

Director of Global Console & Online Gaming,
Facebook

Kevin Day

VP Business Development & Strategic Relationships,
Sound Royalties

Hisham Dahud

Brand Manager + Digital Strategist,
Junkie XL, Desert Hearts, Poolside & more

Robert DeFranco

VP, Sales and Development,
The Future Group

Hayley Delaine

Founder,
Trending All Day

Casey Dickinson

CEO,
FTX Games

Colin Dixon

Founder & Chief Analyst,
nScreenMedia

Allison Dollar

CEO,
ITV Alliance

Tony Emerson

Managing Director,Worldwide Media and Entertainment,
Microsoft

Joseph Epstein

Head of Marketing,
Machinima

Zaid Farooqui

Product Manager of Stream,
Cloudflare

Samantha Fernandez

Sr. Director Global Partnerships,
AEG

Sid Fohrman

Partner,
Sheppard Mullin

Rafi Fine

CEO
FBE

Tess Finkle

Founder & CEO,
Metro

Aubrey Flynn

former Chief Digital Officer and SVP,
REVOLT Media & TV

Javon Frazier

EVP, Strategy & Business Development,
Studio71

Rob Gelick

Executive Vice President and General Manager,
CBS Entertainment Digital

Ali Grant

Founder,
Be Social

Jon Giegengack

Principal and Founder,
Hub Entertainment Research

Gayle Gilman

CEO,
Ripple Entertainment

Keatly Haldeman

CEO,
Riptide Music Group

Dick Huey

Head of Partnerships,
Jaxsta

Mike Hurst

CEO & Co-Founder,
Exactuals

Phil Hickey

EVP Brand and Marketing,
Seriously

Minard Hamilton

Managing Partner,
Driver Ventures

Ann Hand

CEO and Chairman,
Super League Gaming

Steven Haft

Head of Global Partnerships,
Consensys

Adam Hua

SVP, Business Development,
CitizenNet, A Condé Nast Company

Katie Ioffe

Director of Digital Marketing,
Mattel

Chauncy Jackson

CEO/Founder,
Siri Music Group

TQ Jefferson

Vice President, External Development,
FoxNext Games

Paul Jessop

Founder and Director,
County Analytics Ltd

Ewan Johnson

Chief Creative Officer,
Arcturus Studios

Gigi Johnson

Exec. Director,
UCLA Center for Music Innovation

Jocelyn Johnson

Digital Video News Editor,
The Wrap

Kat Jones

Founder,
Motiv PR

Mike Johns

Founder/CEO, Executive Producer
Digital Mind State, Tech This Out

Brittani Kagan

Head of Talent,
Portal A

Greg Kampanis

SR VP Business Development and Operations,
Blue Ant Media

Stephen Kassin

Co-Founder & President,
FilmTrack

Gabrielle Kessler

VP of Experiential,
Future Plc

Chang Kim

CEO & Founder,
Tapas Media

Sam Kling

SVP, Creative Operations,
SESAC Holdings, Inc.

Alex Kruglov

CEO and Co-Founder,
pop.in

Albert Kugel

Strategy Director,
Giant Spoon

David Kulczar

Senior Product Manager,
IBM Watson Media

Harry Lang

VP of Product ,
Hallmark Labs

Folayo Lasaki

VP, Marketing,
SoulPancake

Max Levine

Co-Founder
MC Projects

Mike Lee

Esports Agent,
United Talent Agency

Jim Louderback

General Manager,
VidCon

Elmo Lovano

CEO/Founder,
Jammcard

Dave Madden

SVP, Global Brand Partnerships,
EA

Yvette McDowell

Board Member, CCIA (California Cannabis Industry Association),
Former LA City Prosecutor

Boyd McDonnell

CEO,
21 South Music

Kate McGuire

Talent Manager,
Fullscreen

Mickey Meyer

President of Network,
Group Nine Media

Marco Mereu

Co-Founder and CEO,
Framerate

Grant Michaelson

VP, Business Affairs & New Media,
ABC Entertainment

David Mok

Director of Developer Partnerships,
Skillz

Nathan Moore

Director of Performance Engineering,
StackPath

Raymond Mosco

CEO & Founder,
General Immersive, Altered Mechanics

Julia Moonves

VP of Sales & Business Development,
pocket.watch

Karen Morgan

Cofounder & Creative Director,
Soma Innovation Lab

Dan Murray

President,
Skybound Interactive

Helene Muddiman

CEO/Founder,
Hollywood Elite Music & Media

Vickie Nauman

Founder/Owner,
CrossBorderWorks

Kym Nelson

SVP of Client Strategy, West,
Twitch

Jake Beaumont Nesbitt

International Music Managers Forum,
Copyright Committee

Adam Ostrow

Chief Digital Officer,
TEGNA

Rouslan Ovtcharoff

Co-Founder,
Blockchain Global Entertainment Alliance

Jaime Otero

Managing Director,
RightsTrade

Kim Owens

VP of Strategy and Operations,
FestiFi

Panos Panay

VP, Innovation and Strategy,
Berklee College of Music

Jeannette Perez

President of Global Synch & Brand Partnerships,
Kobalt Music

Verena Papik

Chief Marketing Officer,
TuneMoji

Tony Parisi

Head of AR/VR Ad Innovation
Unity Technologies, Inc.

Jennifer Perri

Vice President, Univision Creator Network,
Univision Communications

Tim Peterson

Senior Reporter,
Digiday

John Petrocelli

CEO,
Bulldog Digital Media

Chris Petrovic

SVP & Head of Corporate Strategy, M&A and Business Development,
Zynga Inc.

Neeta Ragoowansi

SVP, Biz Dev & Legal Affairs/Co-Founder,
NPREX

Peter Rafelson

Co-Founder,
Alt Market

Nelson Rodriguez

Global Director, Media Industry Strategy,
Akamai Technologies

Thai Randolph

EVP & General Manager,
Laugh Out Loud

Phil Ranta

Head of Creators,
Mobcrush

Emily Rosen

Associate Creative Director,
BBH LA

Michael Rucker

COO and Co-Founder,
OmniVirt

Leif Cervantes de Reinstein

Partner,
Sheppard Mullin

Amanda Richardson

CEO,
Rabbit

Jeff Rosenfeld

VP of Product,
Music Audience Exchange (MAX)

Jessica Rovello

CEO,
Arkadium

Tom Ryan

CEO & Co-Founder,
Pluto TV

Tracy Ryan

Founder and CEO,
CannaKids

Johanna Salazar

Co-Founder & Chief Media Disrupter,
Two Goats, Inc.

Tim Sovay

COO,
CreatorIQ

Seth Shapiro

Governor,
Television Academy

Jason Steinberg

Managing Partner,
Pretty Big Monster

Patrick Sullivan

Senior Director of Global Security Strategy,
Akamai Technologies

Curtis Stafford

Founder and CEO,
ZYRS Group

Josh Swartz

Chief Operating Officer,
Popdog, Inc.

Paul Sweeting

Co-Founder, RightsTech Project, Founder & Principal,
Concurrent Media Strategies

Mia von Sadovszky

SVP / Group Strategic Planning Director,
RPA

Lori H. Schwartz

Governor, Principal
The Television Academy, StoryTech

Janice Scott

Chief Operating Officer & Head of Sales,
Dataclef

Ketaki Shriram

Co-Founder, Chief Technology Officer,
Krikey

Michal Shapira

SVP of News Content Partnerships,
Turner Ignite

Sephi Shapira

Founder & CEO,
Escapex

Robert Schefferine

VP Production, ABC Entertainment Marketing,
Disney ABC Television Group

Russell Schneider

Head of Sales & Business Development,
9GAG

Bennett Sherman

Co-Head, Digital Ventures, Gaming,
ICM Partners

Steve Stewart

CEO & Co-Founder,
Vezt

Christopher Sumner

SVP, Business Development & Strategy,
Refinery29

Jackie Subeck

CEO,
Hey Jackpot!, Door Number Six

Daniel Tibbets

President & GM,
El Rey Network

Peter Trinh

Managing Director, International and Independent Film | Esport Group,
ICM Partners

Jay Tucker

Executive Director, Center for Media, Entertainment & Sports,(MEMES),
UCLA Anderson School of Management

Rasty Turek

CEO,
PEX

Benoit Vatere

CEO & Founder,
Mammoth Media

Chrystine Villarreal

President,
MIXhalo

Mike Vorhaus

CEO,
Vorhaus Advisors

Jon Vlassopulos

CEO,
Tribalist

Tina Walsh

VP Content Strategy,
Tongal

Toni Wallace

Head of Music Brand Partnerships,
United Talent Agency (UTA)

Margaret Wallace

Founder,
KijiCo

2019 STARTUP AND INVESTOR ROUNDTABLES

Lauren Apolito

SVP of Strategy & Business Development,
HFA/Rumblefish

Steve Bradbury

President & Head Coach,
Deep Sports

James Leaverton

VP of Ecosystems and CoFounder,
StackPath

Ned Sherman

Partner,
Manatt Digital;

Founder,
Digital Media Wire

Mike Vorhaus

CEO,
Vorhaus Advisors

SELECTED PAST KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Michael Abrams

Senior Vice President,
Innovation, The Walt Disney Company

Angela Ahrendts

Senior Vice President, Retail,
Apple

Nolan Bushnell

Chairman, Modal VR;
Founder, Atari and
Chuck E. Cheese

Jimmy Chamberlin

Drummer,
Smashing Pumpkins;
CEO, BlueJStrategies

Justine Ezarik

Digital Personality
& Content Creator

Mike Gallagher

CEO,
Entertainment Software Association (ESA)

Scott Greenberg

Co-Founder,
Bento Box Entertainment

Thom Gruhler

CMO,
Microsoft

Bob Gruters

Group Director, Global Marketing Solutions, US,
Facebook

Jeffrey Hirsch

Chief Operating Officer,
STARZ

Yon Kriez

President,
Maker Studios

Joel Kuwahara

Co-Founder,
Bento Box Entertainment

John Landgraf

CEO,
FX Networks

Aaron Levie

CEO,
Box

Ross Levinsohn

Board of Directors,
Tribune Company

Kevin Mayer

Senior Executive
Vice President and
Chief Strategy Officer,
The Walt Disney Company

Peter Moore

COO,
Electronic Arts

Eddy Moretti

CCO,
Vice Media Worldwide

Steve Mosko

President,
Sony Pictures Television

Kirsten Patrick

Global Chief Marketing Officer,
PepsiCo

Lisa Perrin

CEO, Creative Networks,
Endemol Shine Group

Jacob Ralf

Chief Revenue Officer,
Verizon Digital Media Services

Lilly Singh

YouTuber/Actress

George Strompolos

Founder and CEO,
Fullscreen Media

Andrew Sugerman

Executive Vice President, Publishing and Digital Media,
The Walt Disney Company

Lia Vollack

President of Columbia Live Stage,
Sony Pictures Entertainment

Dan Weinstein

President,
Studio71

Josh Ygaudo

Founder, President & COO,
Jam City

Jeremy Zimmer

Chief Executive Officer,
United Talent Agency