Schedule of Events - Nov 12th - Rose Wagner Center, SLC
4:30PM - 6:00PM: Opening Reception
Opening Reception & Exhibits - An opening reception of food, networking and innovation displays will be held prior to the main event.
6:00PM-8:30PM: Main Event
Opening Speakers - A. Scott Anderson, CEO of Zions Bank, Ben McAdams of Salt Lake County, and Jon Dean will kick things off with opening remarks regarding Utah's Digital Media Industry.
Salt Lake Comic Con - Best Use of Digital Media Award - Bryan Brandenburg, VP of Marketing for Salt Lake Comic Con & marketing/media genius, will share insight on how he used digital and social media to create the "best Comic Con in the world" as declared by Stan Lee.
$10K Digital Media Innovation Award - Pushbutton's premier award will be giving to the winning innovator after the finalists pitch their ideas to the crowd.
$3K Best Student Work Award - A cash award will be given to the Best Student Work in digital media for work created by a full time student teams. The audience will vote on the winner after the finalists pitch to the crowd.
Pocket Film Fest Shorts - Selected winners from the first Pocket Film Fest will be showcased. Pocket Film Fest spotlights original films created on mobile devices (smartphone, tablet, and/or action cam).
Digital Media Legacy Award - This year, the Pushbutton Legacy Award will be given to Clark Stacey of Smartbomb Interactive/ WildWorks. Along with recieving his awarard, he will also share some remarks.
Industry Reception & On-Stage After Party - Food, networking, and mixing with the greats from Utah's digital media industry.