University of Southern California

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Silicon Beach @ USC: Sept 12-13, USC Campus

CTM is partnering with the Lloyd Greif Center for Entrepreneurial Studies and the School of Cinematic Arts to launch Silicon Beach @USC: a two-day event highlighting innovation, new ventures, partnerships and investment at the intersection of technology and digital content.

On September 12, we'll host the finals of our Silicon Beach Awards venture competition. USC will award prizes to the top 3 finalists totaling $50,000. The Silicon Beach @ USC conference will be held on September 13. We've lined up a fantastic roster of speakers, including:

  • Andrew Stalbow, General Manager North America, Rovio
  • Chris DeWolfe, founder of MySpace and SGN
  • Mitch Singer, Chief Digital Strategy Officer for Sony Pictures Entertainment
  • David Wertheimer, President, Digital for Fox Broadcast Co.
  • Paul Bricault, founder of Amplify.LA and member of the Mayor's Council for Innovation
  • Liz Gasser, business development, Qualcomm Labs
  • Evan and Gregg Spiridellis – the co-founders of JibJab
  • Mitch Feinman, partnerships, YouTube

We'll be finalizing the event schedule in the coming days. For more information on the event, and for registration, go to