THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 15
6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
The Beverly Wilshire Hotel
9500 Wilshire Boulevard
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 16
7:30 a.m. – 8:30 a.m.
Registration for Tech Summit & NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service / Breakfast Buffet
8:30 a.m. – 8:45 a.m.
Commissioner, National Basketball Association
Host, NBA TV
8:45 a.m. – 9:25 a.m.
Panel I: The Future of Storytelling
Studio Host, Turner Sports
Chairman, L.A. Clippers
Chief Marketing Officer & Head of People, Twitter, Inc.
Chief Executive Officer, Kobe Inc.; General Partner, Bryant Stibel
Partner, The Durant Company; Partner, Thirty Five Media; Golden State Warriors
Chief Executive Officer, Issa Rae Productions
Executive Vice President, Content, ESPN
Ricky Van Veen
Head of Global Creative Strategy, Facebook
In an age when individuals and now even artificial intelligence can create content, the competition for fan engagement has never been greater. This panel will discuss the role technology can play in creating and sharing sports narratives that continue to inspire and engage people around the world.
9:25 a.m. – 9:40 a.m.
9:40 a.m. – 10:20 a.m.
Panel II: The Rise of Esports
Chief National Correspondent; Anchor, Inside Politics, CNN
President & Chief Executive Officer, Bosh Enterprises
Founder, Chairman, Majority Owner & Chief Executive Officer, Monumental Sports & Entertainment
Chief Product Officer, YouTube
Owner & Chairman, Sacramento Kings
Executive Chairman, Fanatics
From college dorm rooms to a global phenomenon with celebrity investors and now professional leagues, the rise of esports is one of the biggest stories in sports and entertainment today. This panel will discuss the explosive growth of esports and the NBA’s new 2K League.
10:20 a.m. – 10:35 a.m.
10:35 a.m. – 11:10 a.m.
Reinventing The Camera With Evan Spiegel
Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Snap, Inc.
Chief Business, Technology & Economics Correspondent; Host, No Limits with Rebecca Jarvis, ABC News
11:10 a.m. – 11:25 a.m.
11:25 a.m. – 12:05 p.m.
Panel III: Managing Through Disruption
Anchor, CNN International
Chief Executive Officer & Controlling Owner, Los Angeles Lakers
James L. Dolan
Executive Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, The Madison Square Garden Company; Executive Chairman, MSG Networks
Senior Vice President, Corporate Development, Alphabet
Chief Executive Officer, Intel Corporation
Dinesh C. Paliwal
President & Chief Executive Officer, HARMAN
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, Under Armour
Founder & Chief Executive Officer, United Masters + Translation
As digital technologies mature, they transform communities, disrupt businesses and redefine what’s possible. The industry leaders on this panel will discuss the risks, opportunities and responsibilities that accompany management in the digital age.
12:05 p.m. – 12:20 p.m.
12:20 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.
Panel IV: The Connected Game
Lead Political Anchor; Anchor, Wolf; The Situation Room with Wolf Blitzer, CNN
WNBA Player, Seattle Storm
Chairman, AXS TV; Owner, Dallas Mavericks
President, Nike Brand, Nike, Inc.
Earvin “Magic” Johnson
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, Magic Johnson Enterprises
Chief Executive Officer & Founder, Sportradar AG
Co-Owner & Managing General Partner, Boston Celtics; Co-Chairman, Bain Capital
Chairman & Chief Executive Officer, WASSERMAN
From in-game tracking of player movement to season-long monitoring of rest and recovery, wearable and player tracking technology continues to advance the narrative of player health and analytics in sports. This panel will dive into how these technologies are transforming the game for players, coaches and fans.
Summit Concludes / Boxed Lunches Available
Board Buses for Travel to NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service Project Sites
1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
NBA Cares All-Star Day of Service Projects
Projects Conclude / Board Buses for Return