Nonny de la Peña
Nonny de la Peña, CEO of Emblematic Group, uses cutting-edge technologies to tell important stories, creating intense, empathetic engagement. Recently named a Yale Poynter Fellow, she has over 20 years of experience in print, film, and television. Her showcases include the Sundance Film Festival, Tribeca, the World Economic Forum, the Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Moscow Museum of Modern Art.
Brad Lichtenstein is the president of 371 Productions and co-founder of Custom Reality Services. His documentary Ghosts of Attica won a duPont award, and his Emmy-nominated, PBS Independent Lens film As Goes Janesville was dubbed a "political thriller" by The New York Times. He recently directed Kartemquin's IDA-nominated, duPont Award–winning Al Jazeera series Hard Earned.
Jeff Fitzsimmons is an author, artist, technologist, entrepreneur, and co-founder of the VR company Custom Reality Services. His work-life has gone from pioneering video maker in Seattle's grunge scene to founder of HarQen—a next-generation voice technology company. He created Sony’s massive Playstation tradeshow booth and has been chief creative officer for Caffeine Communications—a guerilla marketing firm.