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Monday, November 23 • 9:00am - 9:50am
Advances in Festival Technology & Safety

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Mobile Apps, wireless technology, “wearable” technology, RFID, and other festival technology impacts the safety of the event, experience of the fan, the crew, vendors and the artist. Our goal is to bring you the latest and greatest to make your festival a “techcess.” Introductory remarks will be made by Dax Cochran of WDT WeatherOps.

Moderators
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Ted Cohen

Managing Partner, TAG Strategic
Ted Cohen is an American digital entertainment industry executive. Having worked in senior management positions at EMI Music, Warner Bros. Recordsand Philips Media, Cohen is currently the Managing Partner of TAG Strategic. Cohen currently chairs the Visionary Committee for MidemNet, served on the NARAS (Grammy) Los Angeles chapter Board of Governors as well as the National Trustee Board... Read More →

Speakers
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Michael Eilts

President and Chief Executive Officer, Weather Decision Technologies
Mike and four others founded WDT in 2000 in Norman, Oklahoma. The founders of WDT all came from meteorological research organizations in Norman and WDT continues to maintain relationships with these research organizations to extract new technologies from them. Before founding WDT in April, 2000, Mike was employed with the National Severe Storms Laboratory (NSSL) for 18 years, the last 7 as Assistant Director. While at NSSL, Mike managed a... Read More →
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Jeff Kreinik

Head of Festivals, Ticketfly
Senior Business Development, Marketing, and Operations Executive with a proven background of capitalizing on market opportunities and digital technologies to drive strong contributions to revenue, profit and ROI of start-up, high-growth and turnaround organizations. Skilled communicator, trusted advisor and team builder with a reputation for building, leading and mentoring world class cross-functional teams. Built several B2B and B2C start-up... Read More →
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Steve Lemon

Director, Event Safety Alliance
Steve Lemon is a live event producer and project manager who specializes in large-scale event planning and management. Steve has worked in the entertainment, marketing, sports and leisure industries for over 30 years. He is the founder of Steve Lemon and Associates, a planning and management company based in Los Angeles, California.
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Damian Pelliccione

Head of Business Development, Make.TV
Damian is head of North American business development for a live streaming German based company Make.tv. Make.tv specializes in new cloud based software's for Youtube creators and national broadcasters specializing in multi-cam live streaming. Damian has worked with brands like Chevrolet and Cadillac, developing and creating new media opportunities to promote their car line ups at live events and auto shows across the US and in Europe. Damian has... Read More →
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Gillian Zettler

Executive Director, Charleston Wine + Food
Erika began her career in New York City producing a number of award winning campaigns across a broad spectrum of mediums including advertising, events, sports, entertainment and lifestyle marketing. She has been instrumental in producing multi-platform campaigns for Microsoft, Diageo, HBO, LG Electronics, American Express, Verizon Wireless, America Online, Fordham University, United States Tennis Association, Amerada Hess and American Red... Read More →


Monday November 23, 2015 9:00am - 9:50am
Grand Ballroom

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