Annual EMT Summit


    Online registration is now closed.  We are currently at capacity and cannot guarantee seats for walk-in attendees.  If you have any questions, please contact Erin Cuan in the Office of Development & Alumni Relations at or 212.998.4023.

    The NYU Stern Entertainment, Media and Technology Alumni Committee and the Office of Development & Alumni Relations, cordially invites you to please save the date for NYU Stern’s annual Entertainment, Media and Technology (EMT) Summit.

    This unique event will give professionals, alumni and current MBA students the chance to connect and network with each other as well as engage in conversations and programs highlighting this exciting and ever-changing industry.

    Date and Time:
    Wednesday, November 6, 2013
    5:30 – 9:00 p.m.

    NYU Stern School of Business
    Tisch Building
    John Paulson Auditorium
    Lower Level (one floor below the lobby)
    40 West 4th Street

    For more information and to RSVP:
    Please use the registration button above.  If you have any questions please contact Mayank Agarwal, MBA (2009) at or Erin Cuan, Associate Director, Alumni Relations, at
    Attendance and seating is limited, reserve your spot early.
    Join the conversation on Twitter: #sternemt

    Summit Agenda:

    5:30 pm: Registration
    6:00 pm: Opening Remarks from C. Samuel Craig, Catherine and Peter Kellner Professor of Entrepreneurship and Arts and Media Management at NYU Stern.

    6:15 pm: Panel 1: Building Brands on Digital Media
    How marketers are building their brands through digital media, including advertising, social media, direct partnerships or other means.

    Lee Maicon, SVP of Strategy & Insights, 360i
    Marta Martinez (MBA 2000), Head of Sales Strategy & Operations, AOL Advertising
    Barry Sands (MBA 1999), SVP/Managing Partner, ZenithOptimedia
    Christine Wu, Sr. Director, Brand Marketing, Sony Corporation of America

    Moderator: Daniel Salmon, Equity Research Analyst at BMO Capital Markets

    7:15 pm: Panel 2: Content Distribution in a Digital World
    What's happening in digital content distribution with over-the-top TV, TV Everywhere, original web content and the possibility of virtual cable providers.

    Marc DeBevoise (MBA 2004), EVP/GM - Entertainment, Sports & News at CBS Interactive
    Ron Lamprecht (MBA 2000), EVP, Digital Distribution at NBCUniversal, Inc.
    Dan Suratt (MBA 2002), EVP, Digital Media & Business Development at A&E Television Networks
    Rob Sussman (MBA 1990), EVP and GM of Business Ops, Development & Strategy at EPIX

    Moderator: Dan Schnapp, Partner and Chair of New Media, Entertainment and Technology Practice, Hughes Hubbard & Reed LLP

    8:00 - 9:00 pm: Alumni & Corporate Networking Reception