University of Southern California

Communication Leadership CEO Series Speaker: Peter Chernin, News Corporation
Monday, November 16, 2009 5:00 p.m. Bovard Auditorium
October 24, 2009 • by News at Marshall

USC Annenberg's Center on Communication Leadership & Policy (CCLP), in partnership with USC Spectrum and USC Marshall School of Business presents a conversation with legendary media executive and innovator Peter Chernin.

From the mid-1990s through 2009, Chernin served as president of News Corporation, the $30 billion multimedia conglomerate that includes Twentieth Century Fox Film, Fox Broadcasting Company and online media companies such as MySpace and Hulu.

He is also founder and chairman of the global health organization, Malaria No More. USC University Professor and CCLP director Geoffrey Cowan will lead Chernin in a wide-ranging conversation with students about the transformation of the media industry and corporate social responsibility.

The program will also include remarks by USC Annenberg Dean Ernest J. Wilson III and USC Marshall Dean James Ellis.

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