Global Issues Speaker Series

Global Issues Speaker Series – Global Creative Media Panel Session
Wednesday, April 12, 2017
Northridge Campus, Bldg. 4000/Room 4136


The convergence of creative media across disciplines and technologies around the globe is impacting how we work and live in unprecedented ways. Students in any creative field will benefit from a broader understanding of these intersections and the new global economy to succeed in their chosen fields. To be prepared for this accelerating global reality, students need exposure to issues such as intellectual property rights, global branding and marketing, digital distribution, and more. This panel session brings together experts in several of these fields to discuss the latest developments impacting global creative media.


• Fred Schmidt, Moderator
• Jim Butler, City of Austin, Digital Media and Gaming; Topic: Global Interactive Convergence
• Bill Hulsey, Principal, Hulsey PC; Topic: Intellectual Property Rights
• Yvonne Tocquigney, Principal, Yvonne Tocquigney Branding Group; Topic: Global Branding + Marketing
• Leca Guimaraes, C3 Presents; Topic: Creating, Marketing, and Producing Live Events and Music Festivals

This event is free and open to the public.

Questions? Please call 512-223-7295.