Distinguished Innovator Speaker Series

The Westcliff University Distinguished Innovator Speaker Series connects thought leaders from various professional fields with Westcliff students and with members of the greater community interested in learning more about creative approaches to problem-solving in the modern world. The series uses the Westcliff platform to initiate and facilitate informative, thought-provoking discussions as the University continues to solidify its position as a leading global academic resource.

The series is designed to inspire innovative thinking and stimulate solution-oriented conversations. It provides the greater community an opportunity to hear from and connect with nationally and internationally renowned leaders who have shaped their industry.  Attendees will be able to interact and ask questions of the featured speakers after each presentation.

Please join us for each of these inspirational speakers:

The Augmented Human: Exploring the Boundaries of Alternative Realities
Ted Schilowitz – Futurist in Residence, Paramount Pictures    
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Entrepreneurial Opportunities in the Global Outer Space
Bidushi Bhattacharya, Ph.D. – CEO & Founder, AstroHub 
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The Power of Collaboration in the Cloud: Examples from Hollywood Media Production
Buzz Hayes – Global Lead Entertainment Industry Solutions for Content Creation with Google Cloud
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Finance and Other Career Opportunities in Hollywood: It’s Like Any Other Business
Steve Ecclesine – Producer, Director, Author
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