Upfront Summit

 

January 31st, 2019

Malibu, California

 

Upfront Summit is at capacity. Thank you for your interest.

Agenda


7:30am

Registration and Breakfast 

8:30am

Show Opening

8:40am

TIME'S UP: We've Named the Problem. We Now Have a Roadmap to Permanent Change
Lisa Borders, TIME’S UP

9:05am

Fireside Chat with Stacey Abrams
Former Georgia House Democratic Leader and Democratic Nominee for Governor of Georgia

Interviewed by Lisa Borders

9:40am

Fireside Chat with Jarl Mohn
President and CEO, NPR

Interviewed by Yves Sisteron

10:05am

Action > Empathy: Building Power To Change Outcomes
DeRay Mckesson, Civil Rights Activist

10:30am

Fireside Chat with Jamie Siminoff
Founder and Chief Inventor, Ring

Interviewed by Greg Bettinelli

10:55am

China, Russia, and Trump - Managing Risk In An Unstable World
Congressman Ted Lieu
Ian Bremmer, Eurasia Group

Moderated by Jeff Berman

11:25am

Fireside Chat with Arianna Huffington
Founder of Huffington Post, and Founder and CEO of Thrive Global

Interviewed by Kara Nortman

11:50am

Fireside Chat with Reid Hoffman
Co-founder of LinkedIn, Investor at Greylock Partners, and the author of Blitzscaling

Interviewed by Mark Suster

12:30pm

Lunch, Networking, and Breakouts

1:50pm

Fireside Chat with Gwynne Shotwell
President and COO, SpaceX

Interviewed by Julia Boorstin

2:40pm

Fireside Chat with Gwyneth Paltrow
Founder and CEO of goop and Academy-Award Winning Actress

Interviewed by Frederic Court

3:10pm

Comedy. Feminism. And the First Amendment.
Kathy Griffin, Comedian

3:35pm

Fireside Chat with Congressman Adam Schiff
Representing California's 28th Congressional District in the United States House of Representatives

Interviewed by Jessica Yellin

4:25pm

Fireside Chat with Ron Howard
Chairman, Imagine Entertainment

Interviewed by Jason Hirschhorn

4:55pm

Fireside Chat with Joseph Gordon-Levitt
Actor and Co-founder, HITRECORD

Interviewed by Dan Primack

5:20pm

Fireside Chat with Duff McKagan
Founding Member of Guns N' Roses

Interviewed by Milana (Rabkin) Lewis

5:50pm

Fireside Chat with Travis VanderZanden
Founder and CEO, Bird

Interviewed by Mark Suster

6:30pm

#LongLA Party


LA's Premier Technology Event

Every year, the Upfront Summit brings together over one thousand of the country's top LPs, venture capitalists, corporate executives, and entrepreneurs for networking, discussion, and entertainment – LA style.

This invite-only event tackles the important topics facing our industry, from emerging technologies to media, press, and culture. This year’s Summit will be held January 31st in Malibu, CA.

 
 

Speakers

 
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