Digital Hollywood

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Content anywhere, anytime on screens of any size. Mobile is exploding, there’s innovative collaboration in AR/VR, Influence Marketing and unexpected opportunities and lucrative revenue streams. All this and more is served up at the ever-popular Digital Hollywood, led by the most influential players in the entertainment space. Get a front row seat for the event that'll have everyone talking.

Top Three Topics:

  • It’s Mobile First - Influence marketing is the lifestyle differentiator – It’s about contextual, programmatic and brand advertising
  • Augmented and Virtual Reality is everywhere - SmartPhones & tablets, headsets, theme parks, movie theaters, hotels and arcades
  • The Year of InternetTV: Video Anytime Anywhere has arrived! The disruption is the doorway to a 24/7 video lifestyle

Digital Hollywood Logo

9-10 AM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

From CES and Tribeca to Cannes and Sundance VR/AR continues to dominate the conversation.  VR/AR is transforming everything from entertainment and advertising to gaming and education. These technologies come along once a generation and capture the imagination of the world.

Moderator
Steven Masur
Senior Partner,
MG+ Law Firm

Speaker
Tim Dillon
Head of VR & Immersive Content,
MPC

Speaker
Aaron Luber
Head of AR/VR Content,
Google

Speaker
Shannon Norrell
Office of the CTO / VR Evangelist,
HP Inc.

Speaker
Russ Schafer
Sr. VP and GM, New Ventures,
THX Ltd

9-10 AM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Social media has created a new pop authority – the Influencer. This is a category of superstar that includes models, TV and YouTube stars and to those famous simply for being famous. In this session we celebrate the Influencer.

Moderator
David Tochterman
Co-Founder and CEO,
Canvas Media Studios

Speaker
Josh Beane
Founder and CEO,
Idea Farmer

Speaker
Sybil Grieb
US Head of Influencer Strategy,
Edelman

Speaker
James Heath
Director of Analytics and Audience Devlopment,
Univision Creator Network

Speaker
David T. Nguyen, Ph.D.
Sr. Research Principal,
Accenture

Speaker
Jen Perri
Vice President, Creator Network,
Univision

Speaker
Evan Weiss
Founding Partner/Head of Talent,
Red Sun Entertainment

10:15-11:15 AM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

VR/AR has captured the gaming industry. The buzz from E3 and GDC was all VR/AR all the time. From the totally immersive environment of VR to the holographic realism of AR gaming, these are transformative experiences.

Speaker
Don Daglow
CEO,
4thRing

Speaker
Chris Hewish
EVP, Interactive,
Skydance Media

Speaker
Christina Lee
AR/VR Content,
Google

Speaker
Ariella Lehrer, Ph.D.
President,
HitPoint Studios

Speaker
Johnny Monsarrat
CEO,
Monsarrat

Speaker
Greg Potter
Analyst,
S&P Global Market Intelligence

10:15-11:15 AM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Brands, entertainment content, celebrity talent, new media startups and big marketers are teaming up in new ways for cross-platform success. Hear from top executives leveraging pop culture and content to connect with consumers.

Moderator
Michael Heller
CEO & Founder,
Talent Resources

Speaker
Carol Goll
Partner, Department Head,
ICM Partners

Speaker
Jason Schlossberg
Managing Director,
Huge

Speaker
Alec Shankman
SVP, Head of Alternative Programming, Digital Media & Licensing ,
Abrams Artists Agency

Speaker
Evan Sroka
Co-Head, Global Client Strategy,
Creative Artists Agency (CAA)

Speaker
Josh Tucker
Director, Social Content,
National Football League

11:30 AM-12:30 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

VR/AR in the out of home environment is an explosive entertainment market on the verge of break-out commercial success. Larger than life immersive experiences will be the perfect Theme Park fare as well as great Hollywood tent-pole brand extensions.

Moderator
Mariana Danilovic
CEO,
Hollywood Portfolio

Speaker
Douglas Buffone
Director of Business Development,
Skydance Media

Speaker
Jennifer Chavarria
Head of Studio,
Kite and Lightning

Speaker
Phil Contrino
Data and Research Manager,
National Association of Theater Owners

Speaker
Mary Hamilton
Managing Director, Digital Experiences,
Accenture Technology Labs

Speaker
Jared van Fleet
Director of New Business,
Fake Love

11:30 AM-12:30 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Media and the information they deliver are increasingly contextual. Some refine messaging more precisely than others, but the personalization of news, commentary, programming, advertising and commerce is plowing ahead. It is a fascinating mix of analytics, content, media and advertising.

Moderator
Peg Jackson
Managing Director,
Mooreland Partners

Speaker
Jason Jercinovic
Global Head of Marketing Innovation,
Havas

Speaker
Simon Kelly
CEO and Chief Enthusiasm Officer,
Story Worldwide

Speaker
Oliver Laubscher
Chief Media Officer,
Vice Media

Speaker
Dan Levi
EVP, Chief Marketing Officer,
Clear Channel Outdoor

Speaker
Joe Maceda
Invention Studio Lead,
Mindshare North America

1-2 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

The advertising and VR/AR industry was a partnership waiting to happen. The immersive experience on all platforms, from smartphones and tablets to headsets and an array of holographic experiences may be the best relationship between brand and consumer ever. devised.

Moderator
Bill Newell
CEO,
North South Studios LLC

Speaker
Guy Bendov
Business development, North America,
Byond

Speaker
Gabe Garner
SVP, Business Planning,
Firstborn

Speaker
Ryan Pulliam
CMO and Co-Founder,
Specular Theory

Speaker
Keith Soljacich
VP Technology,
DigitasLBi

Speaker
Zeda Stone
Head of Business Development and Innovation,
RYOT

1-2 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Consumers are accessing video on TV, mobile and PC. Call it "everywhere video" or "over-the-top TV.” By any name it means that content is accessible virtually everywhere. The proliferation of TV technologies are pushing video to an unlimited audience.

Moderator
Kevin Westcott
Vice Chairman, US Media & Entertainment Leader,
Deloitte Consulting LLP

Speaker
Simon Adams
General Manager, Video and Sports,
Gracenote

Speaker
Fabian Birgfeld
CEO & Co-Founder,
W12 Studios

Speaker
Chris Carey
Chief Revenue Officer, Head of Business Development and Strategy,
Verizon Digital Media Services

Speaker
Gulliver Smithers
Sr. VP, Product & Technology,
Sony Networks - ‎Sony Pictures Entertainment

2:15-3:15 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

TV, news, sports and music are being transformed by VR/AR as both programming and advertising. Add 360 Video, a first generation mobile VR/AR that doesn’t require a headset to Google, Samsung, HTC and Oculus headsets and you have a phenomenon.

Moderator
Seth Shapiro
Governor, Interactive Media,
The Television Academy

Speaker
Andrew McGovern
VP, Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Productions,
Digital Domain

Speaker
Ted Schilowitz
Futurist in Residence,
Paramount Pictures

Speaker
Andrew Shulkind
Director of Imaging and Emerging Technology,
M. Bonnieux

Speaker
Tom Vance
Co-Head of Studio, Content,
Jaunt Studios

Speaker
Andy Vick
Co-President of VR & Immersive Entertainment,
STXsurreal (part of STX Entertainment)

2:15-3:15 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Programmatic buying and targeting has revolutionized the relationship between advertiser, agency and platform. Automating the buying and optimization of media inventory not only streamlines the process, it substantially enhances decision making and efficiency. Welcome to a world of programmatic media.

Moderator
Jeff Hochberg
Principal,
XPartyData

Speaker
James Colborn
Sr. Director, Global Data Sales and Operations,
Oath

Speaker
Bill Murray
VP, Digital Revenue Operations,
Scripps Networks Interactive

Speaker
Ilana Nolte
President,
m/SIX North America

Speaker
Lewis Rothkopf
General Manager of Supply,
MediaMath

Speaker
Ben Tatta
Co-Founder and President,
605

3:30-4:30 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N258

With the release of Apple’s AR and Google’s ARCore, AR has finally arrived. In the coming year, millions of consumers will—for the first time—access AR apps. That is a big deal and a harbinger of things to come.

Moderator
Mark Kapczynski
CEO,
Kontrol Media

Speaker
Patrick Aluise
SVP, Head of Digital Content,
Moviebill

Speaker
Kevin Cornish
CEO and co-founder,
Conversive

Speaker
Natascha French
CMO,
VNTANA

Speaker
Mike Hildebrandt
VP Corporate Development & Strategic Partnerships,
DAQRI

Speaker
Michael Leventhal
Partner,
Holmes Weinberg P.C

3:30-4:30 PM January 8

LVCC, North Hall, N260

Netflix, Amazon and YouTube have officially altered the television experience. HDMI and the internet have forever broken the barrier of the cable bundle. In this panel we will explore the options ranging from a la carte viewing to premium bundles.

Moderator
David Leibowitz
Managing Partner,
CH Potomac

Speaker
Saul Berman
Partner and VP, Chief Strategist,
IBM

Speaker
Sherry Brennan
SVP, Distribution,
Fox Networks Group

Speaker
Andrew McCollum
CEO,
Philo

Speaker
Soumya Sriraman
President, North America,
BritBox

Speaker
Mitch Weinraub
Director - Advanced Video Products,
DISH

9-10 AM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

At its core the TV industry has always been about video delivery. But now Internet TV and mobile are an equal part of the consumer package. We will explore the comprehensive video and commerce strategy being developed for the consumer.

Speaker
Chris Berend
Co-Founder of Great Big Story, SVP Global Digital Video,
(CNN)

Speaker
Scott L Brown
SVP Engineering and Strategic Relations,
Nielsen

Speaker
Jon Dakss
Chief Digital Officer,
Epix

Speaker
Ira Rubenstein
Chief Digital & Marketing Officer,
Public Broadcasting Service

Speaker
Frank Sinton
CEO,
Beachfront Media

Speaker
Mark Young
SVP Strategy & Business Development,
Fandango

10:15-11:15 AM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

As consumers integrate broadband into every aspect of their lives, Hollywood and Madison Avenue have new opportunities to experiment with all forms of electronic messaging. Brand Marketing is transforming into Influence Marketing and the growing one-to-one consumer relationship is becoming ever stronger and more powerful.

Moderator
Ted Cohen
Managing Partner,
TAG Strategic LLC

Speaker
Beau Avril
Global Head of Product Commercialization, Google Preferred,
Google, Inc.

Speaker
Ricky Ray Butler
Global CCO,
Branded Entertainment Network

Speaker
Sameer Deen
SVP, Univision Digital,
Univision Communications Inc.

Speaker
Keith Hernandez
Sr. VP, Strategy,
Bleacher Report, Turner

Speaker
Diana Mogollon
Sr. VP and General Manager,
Warner Bros. Entertainment Group

11:30 AM-12:30 PM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

Mobile defines the consumer lifestyle. Content and communications are completely subsumed inside the mobile technology universe as all eyes are pinned to Smartphone. Mobile is even the preferred video gateway to entertainment. In this panel we celebrate mobile.

Moderator
Mike Vorhaus
President, Magid Advisors,
Magid

Speaker
Brandon Berger
Chief Business Officer,
theSkimm

Speaker
Mark Howard
Chief Revenue Officer,
Forbes Media

Speaker
Evan Kraut
Managing Director,
Grey Adventures, Grey Group

Speaker
Sharon Mussalli
Chief Revenue Officer,
Some Spider Studios

Speaker
Jonathan Perelman
Digital Ventures,
ICM Partners

1-2 PM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

Television 3.0 is here. Somewhere between Netflix, Amazon, the Internet TV app, cable packages and viewer platforms resides the future of what was once known as “television.” How are media, advertising and technology companies positioning themselves around "the set?”

Speaker
Eric Berger
CDO at Sony Pictures Television Networks and GM of Crackle,
Sony Pictures Television Networks

Speaker
Steve Harris
VP, Content Distribution and Business Development,
Scripps Networks Interactive

Speaker
Jonathan Hurd
Director,
Altman Vilandrie & Company

Speaker
Jennifer Mirgorod
EVP, Brand Distribution,
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Speaker
Russell Schwartz
Senior Vice President and Head, Original Programming Business&Legal Affairs,
Starz

2:15-3:15 PM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

The age of "all video, all the time" is here and the conversion to an all-video culture is entering the nation's business and intellectual conversation. Hear from the technology and communication experts whose experiences define how the multiscreen universe works.

Speaker
Rich Antoniello
CEO,
Complex Networks

Speaker
Terry Bienstock
CEO,
Mobilactive Media, LLC.

Speaker
Jason Friedlander
Director Product Marketing,
Verizon Digital Media Services

Speaker
Hillary Henderson
Senior Director of Product Strategy and Management,
IBM Watson Media

Speaker
Christoph Limmer
SVP Commercial Development,
Eutelsat

Speaker
Robert Rodriguez
CEO,
Natcom Global

3:30-4:30 PM January 9

LVCC, North Hall, N258

Social media, viral and influencer campaigns dominate today’s mobile strategy.  It’s a 24/7 blitz. From “Influencer” comings-and-goings to “Urgent News Alerts”, the mobile connection may be the consumer’s most consistent and lasting relationship.  Dependence on the smartphone is the bottom line of social marketing.

Moderator
Scott Lippstreu
Principal,
Deloitte Consulting

Speaker
Tara DeVeaux
Chief Marketing Officer,
BBDO New York

Speaker
Spence Kramer
CEO,
J. Walter Thompson Atlanta

Speaker
Pete Spande
Chief Revenue Officer,
Business Insider

Speaker
Gwen Throckmorton
Head of Industry, Entertainment,
Facebook

Speaker
Tania Yuki
Founder and CEO,
Shareablee



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