Bob Iger, Chairman & CEO of The Walt Disney Company, is one of the most influential executives in the world of media, entertainment and technology. At Village Global, we are thrilled to have him among the select group of LP luminaries whose dedicated engagement helps power our network of founders. At this special Village event, Bob will be in conversation with Carlos Watson, Co-Founder & CEO of OZY and Emmy-winning journalist based in Silicon Valley. Following the conversation we’ll have small-group conversations over lunch with top tech entrepreneurs and VCs from Silicon Valley and Los Angeles.
10:30 – 11:00am – Tea, coffee, welcome, and mingling
11:00 – 12:00pm – Bob and Carlos will discuss how technology is changing the media landscape and the future of storytelling; how Disney’s strategy of creative excellence, technological innovation and global growth has transformed the company; how Disney works with startups; and his own journey from weatherman to CEO of the world’s premier entertainment company.
12:00 – 1:15pm – Small-group moderated conversations over lunch