2017 Los Angeles


2017 Los Angeles LIT College Tour National Conference
Saturday, April 8, 2017
Time: 8:30am – 3:00pm
Venue: Hotel Indigo, 3rd Floor, 899 Francisco Street, LA, CA 90017
Transportation: Public transportation is strongly urged. Subway: Exit 7th Metro Center. Parking: Search Hotel Indigo on ParkMe.com

Eventbrite - 4th Annual Los Angeles LIT College Tour National Conference

2017 Los Angeles LIT College Tour Program:
8:40 AM: Registration – 3rd Fl. Foyer

9:05 AM: Opening remarks – LIT Team

9:15 AM: Opening keynote – Ethan Austin, LA Director, Techstars “Igniting Your Future”

9:35 AM: Panel 1 – Millennial Leaders: Leadership. Innovation. Transformation.
Moderator: Spicy Mari, CEO, The Spicy Life; On-air Real 92.3 FM
Marvin Flores, President, ASI, CSULB
Allison Aliva-Olivares, Cinematic Arts, USC
Gillete Nevado, National Leader Council

10:10 AM: Panel 2 – Entrepreneurs & Tech: Launching & Funding Your Startup
Moderator: Whitney Irick, Digital News Producer, NBC LA
Joshua Encarnación, Head of People Dev, Outco
Liliana Aide Monge, CEO, Sabio
Will Sentance, CEO, Codesmith

10:55 AM: Workshop 1 – Sparking Innovation

11:20 AM: Featured keynote – Fueling Your Passion

11:45 AM: Panel 3 – Marketing: Creativity Made Simple
Moderator: Naibe Reynoso, 2-time Emmy-award wining journalist
Chris Denson, Director Ignition Factory, OMD USA
Kristen Atkinson, VP, Brand Integration, Walton Isaacson
Darrell Alfonso, Global Demand Generation Manger, Connexity

12:25 PM: Panel 4 – Entertainment: How to Make it in Showbiz
Moderator: Letty Martinez, On-air talent, Real 92.3 FM
Jesus Chavez, SVP, MiTú Network
Lauren A. Jones, Producer, ESPN
Malcolm Manswell, Marketing Manager, Atlantic Records

1:00 PM – 3 PM: Mega Mixer at 3rd floor foyer

1:10 PM: Workshop 2 – Caitlin Cardoza on Mindset: How to reprogram your beliefs

1:35 PM: Panel 5 – Communications & Media: Trending Topics
Moderator: Lynita Mitchell-Blackwell
Mireya Villarreal, Westcoast Correspondent, CBS News
Robin Ayers, Speaker, Author & Host
Erika de la Cruz, TV Host, Author & Entrepreneur

2:20 PM: Closing Keynote – Soft Skills

2:40 PM: Closing remarks – LIT Team

3:00 PM: Program ends