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n3xt con 2018 – Haven for Entrepreneurs and Storytellers
June 16 @ 9:00 am - June 17 @ 3:30 pm
n3xt con 2018
n3xt con 2018 brings together bright minds and visionaries to share ideas of innovation. Featuring a variety of themes including Humancentric Technology, Omnipresence of Storytelling, Frontier of Imagination. Talk topics range from blockchain, brain-computer interface, AI, interactive media, to film production. The conference provides an opportunity for attendees to get fresh perspective from industry leaders and futurists. Come, listen, get inspired and establish the network that may help you forge the path you have yet to discover.
Meet Our Distinguished Speakers
High-quality programs and inspirational speakers. This year, we selected the best and brightest group of entrepreneurs, business investors, pioneers in technology, and industry leaders in the fields of technology, media, and entertainment.
Network with Like-Minded Entrepreneurs
If you’re a visionary, then this is for you. n3xt con 2018 attendees are comprised of hundreds of professionals and visionaries who come together to inspire each other and exchange knowledge. Attendees range from Fortune 500 companies to smaller tech companies.
Date & Time: June 16-17, 2018 | 9am – 10pm
Venue: Regent Theater DTLA
Program Schedule: https://n3xtcon.com/conference
WHAT TO EXPECT
Frontier of Imagination
Modern entrepreneurs are capturing imaginations by colonizing space, revolutionizing energy sources, and enhancing global interactions. Often times, the possible is built on ideas that once considered impossible. New generations of entrepreneurs discuss how they apply their imagination to disrupting ideas that fundamentally change us.
Showcase innovations that bring form and purpose to our endless imaginations. A lineup of visionaries share the inner-workings of their explorations in engineering that enhance the human experience and connection in a global landscape.
Omnipresence of Storytelling
Storytelling allows us to establish trust and community, breaks down barriers, and bridges our souls with empathy. With technology, storytelling has taken new forms and deepened its cultural impact like never before. Creative movers and shapers in the heart of global entertainment unveil groundbreaking ways of continuing this ancient tradition in branding, film & television, and marketing.
Blockchain for Social GoodA session of possibilities – discussions about the future of blockchain applications in global/ local supply chain, and P2P lending & microfinance space. Join this session with three amazing entrepreneurs:Yash Choukhany – Founder & CEO of TeaBlyss. Yash is a 5th generation and one of the most prestigious tea farms and supplier in India. See how he will implement blockchain to disrupt the tea business.Justin Jung – Co-Founder & CEO of Alchemy Finance. Justin is currently on his 2nd venture at the age of 21, Alchemy Finance, to solves college students’ financial inflexibility issues. He believes Blockchain technology, and AI (Artificial Intelligence) are the next internet for human society that will significantly boost the civilization.Robert Palma – Founder & CEO of Zero Point Distribution. Zero Point Distribution specializes in supply chain management as a service integrating blockchain frameworks with Industry 4.0 infrastructure to massively scale basic human needs to empower the new collective consciousness for sustainability and prosperity on Earth.
Reinventing the Freight Industry – Moving Full Speed AheadJoin the interview by Mavis Yao – Founder & President of Alchemist Investments & a former Wall Street Equity Researcher with Lidia Yan – Co-Founder & CEO of NEXT Trucking. NEXT Trucking is an ambitious Sequoia-backed startup that develops technology to address lack of capacity for the growing volume from global shippers and underutilization in the U.S. trucking industry. In 2018 Jan, NEXT Trucking raised $21 million led by the marquee Silicon Valley firm Sequoia Capital.
Redefining the Future of Telecom – Free Internet to the WorldJoin the interview by Mavis Yao – Founder & President of Alchemist Investments & a former Wall Street Equity Researcher with Stephen Stokols – Co-Founder & CEO of FreedomPop. Stephen is an accomplished executive and Entrepreneur. He has sold two companies and currently serves as Co-Founder and CEO of FreedomPop, the disruptive and highly publicized mobile service provider. He has built FreedomPop into one of the fastest growing mobile carriers in the world and raised over $109 million.
Storytelling in Marketing & BrandingFour marketing & branding gurus from different industries and backgrounds will present insights and ideas about how to tell a great story to your customers.Jessica Chen – Founder & CEO of Soulcast Media. Recognized for her Emmy-Award-winning storytelling ability, Jessica works with clients to bring the essence of a company’s story to the public. Her creative content provides meaning and depth, which she believes is critical in a quickly changing media environment.Eunice Kim – Founder & CEO of Here / Now With. After more than 10 years in the magazine industry, working at titles like Vogue and W with top fashion brands including Louis Vuitton, Givenchy, Frieze Art Fair, and Neiman Marcus, Eunice set off on her own to pursue her passion for igniting change among women through a fashion lens. Here / Now With is a fashion and content brand that is powered by the love and support of all women – Welcome to a global community of women who lift each other up.Mianya Ong – Founder & CEO of Think Ment. Mianya looks at chaos and sees order. She worked directly with global powerhouses, ranging from Goodyear to Apple. She now runs Pearl Paradise, a $10 million e-commerce company in the fine jewelry space, and her private consulting business, Thinkment.Ira Lovitch – Educator, Marketing Strategist, Business Coach. Professor Ira Lovitch is a seasoned executive team leader and trainer in sales, marketing and general management. Ira’s background includes a stint at Harte-Hanks, an international marketing firm providing strategic guidance and tactical execution of integrated direct marketing programs for blue-chip client companies.
Film Financing Landscape & How Multicultural Contents Impact Global AudienceChanges are coming. There is a major shift in global content financing. As media technology enables an ever increasing consumption appetite, and the need for authentic, multicultural and universal stories is insatiable. Our veteran filmmaking panelists will have an intimate dialogue discussing how they started, what they have done, where independent producing stands today, and how money behind lens bring the cinematic magic to a new height. Join our very own David Li – Senior Manager of HBO to discuss film financing and production with two veteran filmmakers: Stephen Jarchow – Academy-Award-winning Executive Producer and Chairman of the Network Here Media and Regent Entertainment. Steve has been involved in the production and/or distribution of over 150 Motion pictures and television series episodes, as well as the building of a library of over 3500 motion pictures and television shows. Jeanette Millio – Film & Television producer and financier. Jeanette was born and raised in Germany, immigrated in the US in 2000 and has since produced and or financed over 40 film and television projects with a combined production volume of over $250 million.
Full schedule: https://n3xtcon.com/conference
ABOUT n3xt con
Technology realizes the unimaginable and storytelling bridges our humanity. The crossroad of these two worlds brings magic to a global audience. n3xt Con manifests this dramatic emerging ecosystem and expands the horizon of our vision further still. Once a year in the City of Angels and dreamers, a diverse group of impactful individuals gather and share ideas that revolutionizes our existence. n3xt Con offers talks, presentations, showcases, and interactive vendors with numerous formats and pacings that satisfy the curious minds of a broad audience.
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