Founding Director, Massachusetts Technology Transfer Center
Professor of Systems Biology, Columbia University
President & CEO, Indiana Biosciences Research Institute
Director, Life Sciences Institute, University of Michigan
Hollywood faces the perfect storm of disruptive technologies of digital, Internet, broadband, smart telephony, social media, Big Data analytics, cloud storage and web-enabled consumer electronics devices which have upended the supply chain of the industry. Today consumers want their entertainment at anytime, anywhere, and on any device. The fixed, limited menu for content consumption is being replaced with a smorgasbord of personal tastes where numerous Web-enabled devices draw content from a plethora of emerging suppliers—aggregators, E-retailers, E-commerce companies, social networks, studios, telecom carriers and terrestrial service providers. Panelists will analyze the outcome of these revolutionary changes in terms of the marketplace, businesses, technologies and consumers. More information and online registration is here.