Iger to Moderate HRTS’ Digital Event

Event represents organization’s push into digital space.

Last Updated: August 11, 2009 @ 3:29 PM

Disney President-CEO Bob Iger will moderate “The Digital Chiefs: A Special Conversation on the Future of New Media in the Digital Age” on Sept. 8 at the Hyatt Regency Century Plaza Hotel.

 

The panel will kick off the Hollywood Radio and Television Society’s Newsmaker Luncheon Season and also launches HRTS’ new initiative to focus activities on the industry’s transition into the digital space.

 

Taking part in the panel are Chris Anderson, Editor in Chief, Wired Magazine; Chad Hurley, CEO and co-founder, YouTube; Jason Kilar, CEO, Hulu; and Jonathan F. Miller, Chief Digital Officer, Chairman and CEO, Digital Media Group News Corporation.

 

“This discussion couldn’t have come at a better time as our industry now relies so much on new media. In this expanding digital space, content can be created, distributed and marketed to audiences all over the world,” said HRTS President Kevin Beggs stated.