Joseph Gordon Levitt, Greg Berlanti Named Keynote Speakers at PromaxBDA: The Conference

hitRECord founder and “Supergirl” showrunner will speak onstage during Los Angeles event running June 9-11

Last Updated: June 3, 2015 @ 6:27 AM

Prolific producer Greg Berlanti will give the featured Keynote speech at the 2015 PromaxBDA: The Conference event, the organization announced Tuesday. Joseph Gordon-Levitt has also been added to the keynote lineup that also includes comedian Tig Notaro and Viacom Music and Entertainment President Doug Herzog.

Gordon-Levitt and Berlanit will both address the conference on its opening day, Tuesday, June 9.

Greg Berlanti is one of today’s most creative minds in the television landscape,” PromaxBDA President and CEO Steve Kazanjian said in a statement. “His ability to create unique stories and content that connects with many different audiences has helped elevate the industry and set new standards for television today. His voice and insight into the profession taps directly into the heart and mission of our organization and we are very happy to welcome him to PromaxBDA: The Conference 2015.”

Other keynote speakers at this year’s conference include Chip Kidd (author, editor and graphic designer), Scott Thomas (designer and founder of Simple.Honest.Work), Chris DeWolfe (CEO of SGN and former co-founder/CEO of MySpace), Lauren Zalaznick (veteran cable television executive and founder/curator of The LZ Sunday Paper) and Frans Johansson (author, The Medici Effect and The Click Moment).

PromaxBDA: The Conference runs from June 9-11 at JW Marriott at L.A. Live in Los Angeles.

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