Come hear a panel of video experts! Arm yourself with all the tools you will need to maximize the quality and content of your live video broadcast. Our panel will break down what’s available to you and how they’ve found their own successes and overcome challenges in the demanding and fast-rising world of video content.

Date/Time:  Tuesday, 3/21, 6:30pm


*******SPEAKER LINE-UP*******

Jon Burk is the Director Content Marketing and Digital Strategy for Al Roker Entertainment/Roker Media. Jon joined Al Roker’s production team in 2012 adding the digital and social broadcasting elements to the slate of unscripted TV programs and branded content produced by Al Roker Entertainment. Jon was also a guiding force in the development of Roker Media, specializing in live streaming programming for a variety of social broadcasting platforms. Jon advises on programming and creative partnerships that utilize technology, data, and social-based platforms that continue to put Al Roker Entertainment and Roker Media at the forefront of content creation and broadcast. Based in Los Angeles, Jon also manages Al Roker’s personal online content and social media profiles, as well as marketing for Al’s charitable interests and side projects. Jon is an accomplished marketer, with over 20 years in the music industry, directing marketing strategies and global teams at Capitol Records, EMI Music, BMG, and independent music labels and distributors. Follow Jon on Twitter: @MrJonBurk and Instagram: @JonMBurk

Malia Probst is a virtual and augmented reality connector. As Director of Brand & Business Development for VRScout, one of the world’s leading immersive media companies, she connects the dots on anything VR/AR. She also hosts two podcasts, the interview-focused Real Virtual Show, and the VR/AR news-based VRScout Report. On Twitter and Snapchat: @TheMalia.

Lizza Monet Morales, aka @xoxolizza, is an actor, tv host and content creator in both English and Spanish. She has leveraged her love of tech, fashion, and inspirational messages to create a global social media fan-base (LoveBug Nation) while becoming one of the top Latinas in entertainment media. In 2016, she won the TECLA Award for Best Live Broadcaster, which was the first award ever given to a live streamer by any award show. She was named one of the “20 Most Influential Latinos and Latinas of 2016” by Alegeria magazine and is nominated for the 2017 Shorty Awards as Periscoper Of The Year.


Ryan A. Bell builds communities and strategy virtual reality and livestreaming.  At VRScout he focuses on content creators and the future of media. His work with Special Olympics and Erase Child Trafficking have garnered him global recognition for social good and his reach on multiple social media platforms makes him one of the most sought after speakers in the world. Ryan has been featured in Forbes, Inc, Fortune, Mashable, TechCrunch etc.  Connect with him on Twitter @ryan_a_bell.



Location:  General Assembly, 1520 2nd Street, Santa Monica, CA
Social Stamps: IG – generalassembly, Twitter – @ga_la
Parking: Park across the street in the Mall parking garage. It is free for first 90 minutes, $1 per half hour after. However, ALWAYS double check costs before you park. Thanks.