Variety to Host Virtual Entertainment & Technology Summit on Oct. 14 and 15

Variety‘s annual Entertainment & Technology Summit presented by City National Bank is going virtual this year. The event will take place over two days, on Oct. 14 and Oct. 15, beginning at 9:30 a.m. PT each day.

Matt Strauss, Chairman, Peacock and NBCUniversal Direct-to-Consumer and Larry Wilmore, Comedian, Writer, Producer and Host will be the keynote speakers.

Strauss will be discussing business strategies and goals for NBCUniversal’s new streaming platform. Wilmore will talk about how he assesses creative opportunities in this expanding entertainment landscape.

A “State of Entertainment Development and Production” panel will discuss the profound impacts of COVID-19 disruptions and the way forward for content producers, featuring Rob Mills, SVP of Alternative Series, Late-Night, Specials, ABC Entertainment; Susanne Daniels, Global Head of Content, YouTube; Peter Gal, Chief Creative Officer, DreamWorks Animation Television; Tina Perry, President, OWN; and Nina Diaz, President of Content and Chief Creative Officer, ViacomCBS Entertainment

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Variety to Host Virtual Entertainment & Technology Summit

Variety‘s annual Entertainment & Technology Summit presented by City National Bank is going virtual this year. The event will take place over two days, on Oct. 14 and Oct. 15, beginning at 9:30 a.m. PT each day.

Matt Strauss, Chairman, Peacock and NBCUniversal Direct-to-Consumer and Larry Wilmore, Comedian, Writer, Producer and Host will be the keynote speakers.

Strauss will be discussing business strategies and goals for NBCUniversal’s new streaming platform. Wilmore will talk about how he assesses creative opportunities in this expanding entertainment landscape.

A “State of Entertainment Development and Production” panel will discuss the profound impacts of COVID-19 disruptions and the way forward for content producers, featuring Rob Mills, SVP of Alternative Series, Late-Night, Specials, ABC Entertainment; Susanne Daniels, Global Head of Content, YouTube; Peter Gal, Chief Creative Officer, DreamWorks Animation Television; Tina Perry, President, OWN; and Nina Diaz, President of Content and Chief Creative Officer, ViacomCBS Entertainment

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