Reinventing the way stories are told
October 1 & 2, 2014 • New York City
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The Media Frontier
Jonah Peretti, Ze Frank, & Michael Shamberg
Jonah, Ze, and Michael are collaborating to reinvent what it means to be a media company in the twenty-first century.
Stories You’ll Love
Matchmaking Through Personalization
VP of Product Innovation, Netflix
Todd Yellin and his team devised a system to cut through the clutter and match viewers with the stories they’ll love.
Interactive Video 101
Founder & CEO, Interlude
Yoni Bloch breaks down some basic interactive narrative structures and tips to consider for each approach.
From Storytelling to Storylistening
Design Partner, Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
John Maeda discusses how successful leaders apply design thinking and start with storylistening before they get to storytelling.
Bridging Cultures Through Storytelling
Executive Director, Global Nomads Group
Chris Plutte explains how sharing cross-cultural stories breaks down stereotypes and stigmas and builds empathy.
Wisdom in the Age of Information
Founder & Editor, Brain Pickings
Popova believes it’s the storyteller’s role to interpret information and shape it into wisdom for the rest of the culture to share.