Past Event

Chris Dodd: Creative Content and the Cloud

Tue, Oct 2 2012 - 6:00pm

Chris Dodd: Creative Content and the Cloud

Senator Chris Dodd, Chairman and CEO, Motion Picture Association of America; Former Senator, Connecticut

In conversation with Gavin Newsom, Lt. Governor, California; Host, The Gavin Newsom Show

MPAA chief Dodd is charged with advocating for the film, home entertainment and television industries around the world. The MPAA represents one of the most creative, productive and powerful industries in America - one that supports 2.2 million creators and makers in every state and particularly in California. With technology advancements and the migration of content to the cloud, it is more important than ever to make sure industries and, where appropriate, governments work together to ensure the Internet works for everyone. Dodd will discuss why technology and creative communities are essential to the economic well-being of their industries, consumers and the country.

Location: SF Club Office
Time: 5:30 p.m. networking reception, 6 p.m. program
Cost:
$20 standard, $12 members, $7 students (with valid ID)