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Corporate Partner:
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading global law firm providing innovative legal services and business solutions to individuals and institutions. We are one of the world’s largest law firms, with more than 900 lawyers and professionals in 20 offices. The firm’s clients range from individuals to corporations and foreign governments. Our entertainment practice has been recognized for many years as a key industry player in global entertainment and media transactions. The foundation of our entertainment practice is the representation of clients in complex transactions involving the production, financing and distribution of films and television worldwide. Based in our Los Angeles office, our entertainment attorneys execute deals efficiently and seamlessly around the world with the assistance of our lawyers on the ground in New York, Abu Dhabi, Hong Kong, Beijing, London and Moscow. For more information, please visit www.akingump.com.

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Supporting Partners:
Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Company has $141 billion in assets and operates four main businesses: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, and Investment Advisors. Fifth Third is among the largest money managers in the Midwest and, as of December 31, 2015, had $297 billion in assets under care, of which it managed $26 billion for individuals, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. With more than 155 years of experience, Fifth Third has the expertise, leadership and innovative technologies to help your organization succeed in a rapidly changing global marketplace. For more information, please visit www.53.com.

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FTI Consulting, Inc. is an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. FTI Consulting professionals, located in all major business centers throughout the world, work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and opportunities.

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Industry Partner:
Armanino is the largest independent accounting, consulting and business management firm based in California. We are a national leader in serving private and public companies, as well as nonprofits, wealthy individuals and families. We provide four main services—audit, tax, consulting and business management—and work with clients in a large range of industries including entertainment, technology, manufacturing, professional services, nonprofit, education, real estate and healthcare. In addition, our global footprint extends across more than 120 countries through our membership in Moore Stephens, an international accounting and consulting organization. Notably, we have a depth of experience serving Asian clients who are interested in investing in U.S. businesses. Wherever you are, we can support your individual and business goals. Visit our website at www.armaninollp.com.

Startup Spotlight Sponsor:
Airtable is the all-in-one collaboration platform empowering 30,000+ forward-thinking organizations including Fortune 100 media companies, television networks, production studios, and startups alike. Airtable offers a delightfully intuitive platform that enables teams to build their own workflows for editorial calendar, video production, vendor management, digital asset management, event planning, and thousands of other use cases. Visit our website at www.airtable.com

Brand Partners:
Amazfit’s parent company Huami is the largest wearable device company worldwide with over 50 million units sold today and 17.1% global marketshare. It’s product line of fashionable activity trackers and smartwatches, including the Pace, Arc, Bip, Moonbeam and Equator, effortlessly track activity without sacrificing style.

Master & Dynamic is a premium audio brand obsessed with sound and creativity. It is a New York City-based company with a deep passion for building beautifully crafted, richly appointed, technically sophisticated sound tools for creative minds.  Its collection of headphones are tuned to provide a rich warm sound that perfectly captures the exceptional detail of well-recorded music. Master & Dynamic sees its headphones as modern thinking caps: tools to help focus, inspire and transport your mind.

Designed for decades of use, Master & Dynamic products are engineered to last, utilizing only the finest materials such as premium leathers and stainless steel, which create the perfect balance of aesthetics, strength, comfort and sound. View the entire collection at www.masterdynamic.com.

Charity Partner:
AnnieCannons is training survivors of human trafficking in tech skills, helping them build software solutions targeted to help communities vulnerable to trafficking, and connecting them directly with software's vast income opportunities. We strive for a community where no one with the insight or potential to move society forward is denied the opportunity on the basis of race, gender or previous condition of servitude. We believe that economic power is the key to truly ending human trafficking and supporting the girls and young women of color in our community.  By empowering survivors to earn an income that makes them comfortable and instilling the tech business, finance, and development skills they need to build their own solutions, we fight trafficking and discrimination from the inside out.

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Media Partners:
The Hollywood Reporter is the entertainment industry's flagship media brand. With in- depth reporting, analysis, unprecedented access, world-class photography and video, and feature exclusives, The Hollywood Reporter is the definitive source for breaking entertainment and business news. THR won a 2016 Webby Award for best online film and video in the entertainment category and the American Society of Magazine Editors National Magazine Award for General Excellence in the Special Interest category in 2015 and 2016 in addition to a 2015 and 2016 ASME National Magazine Award nomination for Magazine of the Year and a Gerald Loeb Award nomination for its Studio Chiefs Roundtable. Additionally, the brand took home 10 SoCal journalism awards in 2015 and seven in 2016, including Entertainment Journalist of the Year. In 2014, The Hollywood Reporter staff won Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards for The Hollywood Reporter in Focus: The Wolf of Wall StreetThe Hollywood Reporter and SundanceTV partner to co- produce and broadcast “Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter,” an original non-fiction series featuring panels with potential Emmy and Oscar nominees. In June 2016, The Hollywood Reporter launched a new feature, the THR 100, ranking the 100 most powerful people in Hollywood. THR's platforms include an award-winning weekly magazine, dynamic web and mobile sites, a huge social media footprint, and glittery year-round events.

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Award-winning magazine American Scientist is an illustrated bi-monthly publication about scienceengineering, and technology—published by Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society since 1913.

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Technology Sponsor:
Bluescape, Used by some of the world’s most demanding, award-winning filmmakers, Bluescape works the way creatives do - naturally, visually, whenever and wherever - with the tools and devices they love.  Bluescape helps entertainment companies create better film, TV, and media products by giving teams a virtual workspace to meet, share, and refine, ideas. Its cloud-based, visual collaboration software is the best solution to manage the entire creative process.

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Community Partners:
Launched in 2015, Modernist is a private social community founded by a group of 200 thought leaders, with a mission to build amazing life-long friendships in San Francisco and around the world. Request an invitation at www.modernist.club.

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As the world's technology epicenter, San Francisco and Silicon Valley have become hotbeds for VR and AR. The SF chapter of the VR/AR Association positions companies of all sizes to capitalize on this next major computing platform shift. Carried by chapter leaders that are embedded in VR/AR front lines, a thought-leadership approach is taken towards member support. This happens through the chapter's research, editorial output and events. These content assets are education to members and visibility channels for them.  The industry contacts we develop through this knowledge base also serve members through introductions and networking.

For more information on how your company can benefit from sponsoring or exhibiting at this event, please contact:

Amy Baker  |  917.992.6118  |  Send Message Now!

THANK YOU TO OUR PARTNERS.

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Corporate Partner:
Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP is a leading global law firm providing innovative legal services and business solutions to individuals and institutions. We are one of the world’s largest law firms, with more than 900 lawyers and professionals in 20 offices. The firm’s clients range from individuals to corporations and foreign governments. Our entertainment practice has been recognized for many years as a key industry player in global entertainment and media transactions. The foundation of our entertainment practice is the representation of clients in complex transactions involving the production, financing and distribution of films and television worldwide. Based in our Los Angeles office, our entertainment attorneys execute deals efficiently and seamlessly around the world with the assistance of our lawyers on the ground in New York, Abu Dhabi, Hong Kong, Beijing, London and Moscow. For more information, please visit www.akingump.com.

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Supporting Partners:
Fifth Third Bancorp is a diversified financial services company headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. The Company has $141 billion in assets and operates four main businesses: Commercial Banking, Branch Banking, Consumer Lending, and Investment Advisors. Fifth Third is among the largest money managers in the Midwest and, as of December 31, 2015, had $297 billion in assets under care, of which it managed $26 billion for individuals, corporations and not-for-profit organizations. With more than 155 years of experience, Fifth Third has the expertise, leadership and innovative technologies to help your organization succeed in a rapidly changing global marketplace. For more information, please visit www.53.com.

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FTI Consulting, Inc. is an independent global business advisory firm dedicated to helping organizations manage change, mitigate risk and resolve disputes: financial, legal, operational, political & regulatory, reputational and transactional. FTI Consulting professionals, located in all major business centers throughout the world, work closely with clients to anticipate, illuminate and overcome complex business challenges and opportunities.

Armanino_web

Industry Partner:
Armanino is the largest independent accounting, consulting and business management firm based in California. We are a national leader in serving private and public companies, as well as nonprofits, wealthy individuals and families. We provide four main services—audit, tax, consulting and business management—and work with clients in a large range of industries including entertainment, technology, manufacturing, professional services, nonprofit, education, real estate and healthcare. In addition, our global footprint extends across more than 120 countries through our membership in Moore Stephens, an international accounting and consulting organization. Notably, we have a depth of experience serving Asian clients who are interested in investing in U.S. businesses. Wherever you are, we can support your individual and business goals. Visit our website at www.armaninollp.com.

Startup Spotlight Sponsor:
Airtable is the all-in-one collaboration platform empowering 30,000+ forward-thinking organizations including Fortune 100 media companies, television networks, production studios, and startups alike. Airtable offers a delightfully intuitive platform that enables teams to build their own workflows for editorial calendar, video production, vendor management, digital asset management, event planning, and thousands of other use cases. Visit our website at www.airtable.com

Branding Partner:
Amazfit’s parent company Huami is the largest wearable device company worldwide with over 50 million units sold today and 17.1% global marketshare. It’s product line of fashionable activity trackers and smartwatches, including the Pace, Arc, Bip, Moonbeam and Equator, effortlessly track activity without sacrificing style.

Master & Dynamic is a premium audio brand obsessed with sound and creativity. It is a New York City-based company with a deep passion for building beautifully crafted, richly appointed, technically sophisticated sound tools for creative minds.  Its collection of headphones are tuned to provide a rich warm sound that perfectly captures the exceptional detail of well-recorded music. Master & Dynamic sees its headphones as modern thinking caps: tools to help focus, inspire and transport your mind.

Designed for decades of use, Master & Dynamic products are engineered to last, utilizing only the finest materials such as premium leathers and stainless steel, which create the perfect balance of aesthetics, strength, comfort and sound. View the entire collection at www.masterdynamic.com.

Charity Partner:
AnnieCannons is training survivors of human trafficking in tech skills, helping them build software solutions targeted to help communities vulnerable to trafficking, and connecting them directly with software's vast income opportunities. We strive for a community where no one with the insight or potential to move society forward is denied the opportunity on the basis of race, gender or previous condition of servitude. We believe that economic power is the key to truly ending human trafficking and supporting the girls and young women of color in our community.  By empowering survivors to earn an income that makes them comfortable and instilling the tech business, finance, and development skills they need to build their own solutions, we fight trafficking and discrimination from the inside out.

THR-web

Media Partners:
The Hollywood Reporter is the entertainment industry's flagship media brand. With in- depth reporting, analysis, unprecedented access, world-class photography and video, and feature exclusives, The Hollywood Reporter is the definitive source for breaking entertainment and business news. THR won a 2016 Webby Award for best online film and video in the entertainment category and the American Society of Magazine Editors National Magazine Award for General Excellence in the Special Interest category in 2015 and 2016 in addition to a 2015 and 2016 ASME National Magazine Award nomination for Magazine of the Year and a Gerald Loeb Award nomination for its Studio Chiefs Roundtable. Additionally, the brand took home 10 SoCal journalism awards in 2015 and seven in 2016, including Entertainment Journalist of the Year. In 2014, The Hollywood Reporter staff won Los Angeles Area Emmy Awards for The Hollywood Reporter in Focus: The Wolf of Wall StreetThe Hollywood Reporter and SundanceTV partner to co- produce and broadcast “Close Up With The Hollywood Reporter,” an original non-fiction series featuring panels with potential Emmy and Oscar nominees. In June 2016, The Hollywood Reporter launched a new feature, the THR 100, ranking the 100 most powerful people in Hollywood. THR's platforms include an award-winning weekly magazine, dynamic web and mobile sites, a huge social media footprint, and glittery year-round events.

American_Scientist_web

Award-winning magazine American Scientist is an illustrated bi-monthly publication about scienceengineering, and technology—published by Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society since 1913.

Bluescape_web

Technology Sponsor:
Bluescape, Used by some of the world’s most demanding, award-winning filmmakers, Bluescape works the way creatives do - naturally, visually, whenever and wherever - with the tools and devices they love.  Bluescape helps entertainment companies create better film, TV, and media products by giving teams a virtual workspace to meet, share, and refine, ideas. Its cloud-based, visual collaboration software is the best solution to manage the entire creative process.

Modernist_web

Community Sponsor:
Launched in 2015, Modernist is a private social community founded by a group of 200 thought leaders, with a mission to build amazing life-long friendships in San Francisco and around the world. Request an invitation at www.modernist.club.

VRARA_web

As the world's technology epicenter, San Francisco and Silicon Valley have become hotbeds for VR and AR. The SF chapter of the VR/AR Association positions companies of all sizes to capitalize on this next major computing platform shift. Carried by chapter leaders that are embedded in VR/AR front lines, a thought-leadership approach is taken towards member support. This happens through the chapter's research, editorial output and events. These content assets are education to members and visibility channels for them.  The industry contacts we develop through this knowledge base also serve members through introductions and networking.

For more information on how your company can benefit from sponsoring or exhibiting at this event, please contact:

Amy Baker  |  917.992.6118  |  Send Message Now!

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