Sunday, March 29, 2015

Alec Ross: Film Diplomacy in the Digital Age

Former Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Clinton, Alec Ross provides the keynote speech at the Second Annual Dick Wolf Cinema Studies Conference. Speaking from firsthand experience at the White House, Ross will discuss topics such as social media, the President's innovation policy and cyber security. The full conference begins at 9 a.m. Ross's speech starts at 5 p.m.

Alec Ross: Film Diplomacy in the Digital Age
  • MUNICH, GERMANY - JANUARY 23: Alec Ross, Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, speaks during the Digital Life Design conference (DLD) at HVB Forum on January 23, 2012 in Munich, Germany. DLD (Digital - Life - Design) is a global conference network on innovation, digital, science and culture which connects business, creative and social leaders, opinion-formers and investors for crossover conversation and inspiration. (Photo by Nadine Rupp/Getty Images) Getty Images
University of Pennsylvania - VanPelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19104
Former Senior Advisor for Innovation to Secretary of State Clinton, Alec Ross provides the keynote speech at the Second Annual Dick Wolf Cinema Studies Conference. Speaking from firsthand experience at the White House, Ross will discuss topics such as social media, the President’s innovation policy and cyber security. The full conference begins at 9 a.m. Ross's speech starts at 5 p.m.
Tickets: Free and open to the public
Location and Nearby Information
Nearby Venues
  • The Bridge: cinema de lux, Philadelphia
  • Mandell Theater at Drexel University
  • Zellerbach Auditorium at Annenberg Hall at the University of Pennsylvania
  • Koko Bongo
  • Azuka Theatre Collective
Nearby Restaurants
  • Thai Singha House
  • College Pizza
  • Kabobeesh
  • Penne
  • Nara
Where:
3420 Walnut St. Philadelphia, PA 19104

Information: (215) 898-8782
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