Chuck Lorre, Russo Brothers, Paul Feig Lead 2016 Produced By Conference Speakers

This year’s conference will take place on June 4 and June 5 at the Sony Pictures lot

Chuck Lorre, “Captain America: Civil War” filmmakers Joe and Anthony Russo and “Ghostbusters” director Paul Feig have been added to the speakers lineup of the 2016 Produced By Conference.

The “Conversations With…” panel will feature intimate discussions with Lorre, “The Good Wife” creators Robert & Michelle King and the Russo brothers.

Newly added speakers also include CEO of Edmonds Entertainment Tracey Edmonds, CEO of The Mark Gordon Company Mark Gordon and Dan Lin of Lin Pictures. Elizabeth Banks, Russell Simmons and America Ferrera were previously announced.

The 2016 Produced By Conference offers more than 30 panel discussions including roundtables, networking opportunities and workshops. This year’s conference will take place on June 4 and June 5 and is hosted by Sony Pictures on its studio lot.

See the entire lineup of newly added speakers below.

Tracey Edmonds, CEO and President, Edmonds Entertainment; Co-Host, “Extra”; “Jumping the Broom,” “With this Ring”

Paul Feig, Principal, Feigco Entertainment; “Ghostbusters,” “SPY”

Mark Gordon, CEO, The Mark Gordon Company; “Saving Private Ryan,” “Steve Jobs”

Pete Hammond, Columnist and Chief Film Critic, Deadline Hollywood

Jo Handelsman, Associate Director for Science, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy

Richter Hartig, Senior Vice President, Original Programming, Production Finance, Starz

Michelle King, King Size Productions; “The Good Wife,” “BrainDead”

Robert King, King Size Productions; “The Good Wife,” “BrainDead”

Hawk Koch, Principal, The Koch Company; “Source Code,” “Primal Fear”

Dan Lin, Principal, Lin Pictures; “The Lego Movie,” “Sherlock Holmes”

Chuck Lorre, Chuck Lorre Productions; “The Big Bang Theory,” “Mom”

Brian O’Shea, CEO, The Exchange

Anthony Russo, Principal, Getaway Productions; “Community,” “Happy Endings”

Joe Russo, Principal, Getaway Productions; “Community,” “Happy Endings”

Michael Schneider, Executive Editor, Indiewire

Christopher Spicer, Partner, Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP

Jeffrey Stott, EVP of Production, Bold Films; “Nightcrawler,” “Whiplash”

Judith Williams, Global Head of Diversity, Dropbox

Joseph Woolf, Owner, Trowbridge Capital

 

Full list of sessions includes:

 2nd SEASON AND BEYOND: HOW TO SUSTAIN YOUR UNSCRIPTED SHOW

20 SECONDS TO DISASTER: CREATING A SAFEPRODUCTION TO PROTECT YOUR CAST & CREWSponsored by HUB Entertainment Insurance

360 PROFILE: ALL DEF DIGITAL

THE ART AND CRAFT OF PITCHING FOR FILM

THE ART AND CRAFT OF PITCHING FOR TELEVISION

CONVERSATION WITH: ELIZABETH BANKS & MAX HANDELMAN Sponsored by VER

CONVERSATION WITH: MORGAN FREEMAN & LORI MCCREARY Sponsored by PRG, Production Resource Group

CONVERSATION WITH: JOE & ANTHONY RUSSO

CONVERSATION WITH: JOHN LANDGRAF & NOAH HAWLEY

CONVERSATION WITH: CHUCK LORRE AND ROBERT & MICHELLE KING

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT VIRTUAL REALITY BUT WERE AFRAID TO ASK

FIELD OF VISION: HOW NEW TECHNOLOGIES ARE REDEFINING CINEMATOGRAPHY AND FINISHINGSponsored by ARRI and Technicolor

FUTURE PROOFING YOUR PRODUCTIONS Sponsored by Light Iron, A Panavision Company

THE IMPACT OF CLOUD TECHNOLOGY ON TODAY’S POST WORKFLOWS Sponsored by Box

INTEGRATING SOCIAL MEDIA AND MOBILE INTO YOUR MARKETING AND DISTRIBUTION CAMPAIGNS

IS THE SKY FALLING?: THE CHALLENGES AND OPPORTUNITIES FACING INDEPENDENT FILM PRODUCERS

MEET THE BUYERS: AMAZON/ HULU/YOUTUBE

THE NEW CREATIVES: HOW THESE ‘FIRST TIMERS’ GOT IT RIGHT

A SEAT AT THE PRODUCTION TABLE: WHICH PROJECTS GET FINANCED? Sponsored by Entertainment Partners

SHOOTING OVERSEAS? HOW TO FIND THE BEST LOCATIONS, PARTNERS AND PRODUCTION INCENTIVESSponsored by Delta Air Lines

SOCIAL CHANGE AND THE BOX OFFICE: THE POTENTIAL OF GENDER PARITY, DIVERSITY AND STEMSponsored by SAG-AFTRA

THE STATE OF FINANCING FILMS TODAY Sponsored by Pacific Mercantile Bank

TOP 5 THINGS EVERY PRODUCER SHOULD KNOWSponsored by Momentous Insurance

WORKING WITH THE MILITARY FROM SCRIPT TO SCREEN

 The PBC’s Mentoring Roundtables, sponsored by Panasonic, are now open for registration and include sessions with the following mentors:

 Jeremy Alter, TOUCHED WITH FIRE, INLAND EMPIRE

Keith Arem, CEO, PCB Productions; “Call of Duty,” “Phoenix Incident”

Daniel Hammond, CCO, Broad Green Pictures

Courtney A. Kemp, “Power”

Michael London, Principal and Founder, Groundswell Productions; MILK, SIDEWAYS

Gary Lucchesi, President of the Producers Guild of America; THE LINCOLN LAWYER, MILLION DOLLAR BABY

Chris Moore, Principal, The Media Farm; “The Chair,” “Project Greenlight”

Clay Newbill, Founder & President, 310 Entertainment; “Shark Tank,” “Brain Surge”

Ted Schilowitz, Futurist, 20th Century Fox and Chief Creative Officer, Barco Escape

Molly Smith, Partner, Black Label Media; DEMOLITION, SICARIO

R. Decker Watson, Jr., Co-Executive Producer, “Deadliest Catch” (Original Productions)