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Pepperdine Hosts Third Annual Hollywood IT Summit
The Hollywood IT community will gather on Tuesday, May 7, for the third annual Hollywood IT Summit conference to be held at Pepperdine. The conference, from 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. in Elkins Auditorium, Malibu, will showcase the latest IT trends and innovations, while highlighting studio thought leaders.
The major areas of focus for the Summit will be studio case studies (best practices), digital distribution models and analysis, connectivity and real-time decision making, big data and analytics, self-service business discovery, and the exploration of innovative technologies driving business transformation. Click here for the preliminary conference program.
Speakers will include: Hanno Basse, chief technology officer of Fox Filmed Entertainment; Chris Cookson, president of technologies, Sony Pictures Entertainment; and Stephen Lapinski, chief information officer of Film and West Coast Television for NBCUniversal. For a full list of participants, click here.
Organized by the Hollywood IT Society (HITS) and its Advisory Board of CIOs from major Hollywood studios, the Hollywood IT Summit (HITS) is a must-attend event for everyone who is driving the digitization of entertainment, from studio infrastructure to delivering content direct to consumers.
For more information about this event, contact Don Hurley at (310) 882-3742 or visit the Hollywood IT Society website.