About Pepperdine Graziadio Business School:
For more than 50 years, the Pepperdine Graziadio Business School has challenged individuals to think boldly and drive meaningful change within their industries and communities. Dedicated to developing Best for the World Leaders, the Graziadio School offers a comprehensive range of MBA, MS, executive, and doctoral degree programs grounded in integrity, innovation, critical thinking, and entrepreneurship. The Graziadio School advances experiential learning through small classes with distinguished faculty that stimulate critical thinking and meaningful connection, inspiring students and working professionals to realize their greatest potential as values-centered leaders.
The Hollywood IT Society (HITS) is a community of IT technologists representing the Hollywood studios, independent content creators and their supporting information technology partners. HITS embraces the entire entertainment industry consisting of movie studios, TV networks and home entertainment divisions, video game publishers and music labels.
HITS is a year-round series of industry events, initiatives and meetings supporting the global ecosystem of studios, content creators and their service provider partners. The Society – the professional organization behind the annual Summits – is at the forefront of emerging developments in digital supply chain, content protection, and next-gen entertainment experiences.
Formed in 2009, MESA (Media & Entertainment Services Alliance) represents 150+ companies that are enabling the biggest transformation of media & entertainment in history. MESA’s communities, events and media are a thought leadership voice throughout the M&E industry.
MESA communities include:
- Hollywood IT Society (HITS)
- Smart Content Council
- Entertainment Identifier Registry (EIDR)
- Content Delivery & Security Association (CDSA)
- Trusted Partner Network (TPN)
- Women in Technology: Hollywood (WiTH)
Together these groups include a curated network of content advisors and solutions providers who are accelerating the adoption of new systems and technologies in film, television and home entertainment. Thousands of thought leaders are engaged at any one of our 20+ industry events, meetings and conferences that address the fundamental business processes in: asset management, IT, supply chain, data and security.
MESA events include:
- Hollywood IT Summits
- Smart Content Summit
- Content Protection Summits
- Smart Content Summit
- Content Workflow Management Forum
- Media & Entertainment Day
MESA’s media properties help spread the word to over 40,000 executives and creative, worldwide, every day of the year. Our e-mail newsletters and print M&E Journal explore the latest content creation, production and distribution workflows.
MESA newsletters include:
- M+E Daily
- M+E Europe
- Smart Content News
- CDSA Cybersecurity News
- The HITS List
In addition to regular e-mails and a robust use of social media platforms, MESA’s editorial team also publishes the entertainment industry’s premier thought leadership publication, the M&E Journal, which is published bi-annually.
For more information visit: www.mesaonline.org