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Agenda

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

6:00–8:00pm

Welcome Reception - Warner Brothers Studios


Thursday, June 6, 2019

8:00–8:50am

Registration and Breakfast (Exhibitor Area)

9:00–9:50am

Opening Remarks: Welcome remarks by local, state and federal government officials

9:50–10:50am

Morning Plenary Session: Mega-Events: A look inside the opportunities for technological solutions at mega-events, the 2028 Olympics, and beyond

10:50–11:10pm

Morning Break (Exhibitor Area)

11:10–12:00pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions #1

  • 11:10–12:00pm
    E-sports and the New Entertainment Frontier
    : LA’s expertise in content, communication and commerce is propelling this industry to new heights

  • 11:10–12:00pm
    Building LA’s Future Transportation Network
    : How the Olympics, e-scooters and record-breaking investment in public transportation projects are creating an attractive environment for new mobility opportunities

12:00–1:45pm

Luncheon Sessions

  • 12:25–12:55pm
    Keynote Address: Mayor Eric Garcetti, City of Los Angeles

  • 1:00–1:10pm
    Presentation of Select LA’s Annual Foreign Direct Investment Award

  • 1:15–1:45pm
    Lunch Presentation: Business Leader TBA

2:00–2:50pm

Concurrent Breakout Sessions #2

  • 2:00–2:50pm
    What’s Next for Digital Transformation
    : Artificial intelligence, and data visualization and analysis have changed the way people do business across industries - what’s next?

  • 2:00–2:50pm
    A Greater Return on Investment
    : How local venture capital firms are expanding their role in LA’s tech scene and creating a more inclusive community alongside successful investments

2:50–3:10pm

Afternoon Break (Exhibitor Area)

3:10–5:00pm

Afternoon Plenary Sessions

  • 3:10–4:00pm
    The International Data Download:
    Two reports will be unveiled at this year’s summit. WTCLA’s fourth annual FDI report will precede the presentation of a new Growing Together report that highlights the relationship between LA and Canada.

  • 4:00–4:50pm
    LA on the International Stage: A Dialogue with the Consular Corps
    : Members of the third largest grouping of consulates anywhere in the world will discuss their experiences navigating the region and how they view LA’s enhanced international presence

6:00–8:00pm

Summit Closing Reception - The Official Residence of the Consulate General of Canada in Los Angeles

 
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2018 Select LA Business Keynote Speaker

— Patrick Soon-Shiong, CEO of NantHealth