Chef Roy Choi and writer-director Stella Meghie are among the speakers set for the CAA Amplify: Next Gen summit set for Oct. 7 at the agency’s Century City headquarters.
CAA Amplify, previously know as You’re Up, is now in its fourth year. The event aims to offer networking and brainstorming opportunities on business trends and social issues with an emphasis on reaching a young, multicultural audience.
The daylong summit will feature individual speakers and panels addressing a range of topics from authenticity and reinvention to management and leadership. Speakers slated to attend include Enso Co-Founder Sebastian Buck; Tim Chang, Partner, Mayfield Fund; executive producer/writer Erica Shelton Kodish, former NASA astronaut and NFL player Leland Melvin; Warner Chappell Music CEO/Chairman Jon Platt; and i am OTHER Chief Creative Officer Mimi Valdes.
“Our commitment to diversity and inclusion extends far beyond the walls of our agency,” said CAA’s Ruben Garcia. “This event builds upon the great momentum from CAA Amplify, focusing on the next generation of remarkable leaders across various industries, helping to accelerate their professional and personal growth and build meaningful relationships that we hope will lead to new business opportunities.”
(Pictured: Roy Choi, Stella Meghie)