ABS-CBN AVP for Global AntiPiracy & Content Security Elisha LawrenceThe International Quality and Productivity Center will hold its 8th Anti-Piracy & Content Protection Summit in Los Angeles, California on June 26-28, 2017.
It will assemble the industry to discuss best practices, develop new strategies and investigate the most effective solutions to prevent, combat and outsmart today’s digital pirate.
Among the invited expert speakers is ABS-CBN AVP for Global Anti-Piracy & Content Security Elisha Lawrence, who was tapped to discuss “Social Media—How to Protect Your Content in the Social Media Space.”
The session will lay out how to develop a global program for removing infringing content from social media, track the movement away from torrent sites and tricks to further frustrate viewers off of torrent sites and discuss how social media can help one enforce against pirates. The session with Lawrence will also tackle how to utilize social media “Robin Hoods” as brand ambassadors.
Aside from Lawrence representing ABS-CBN, speakers in the three-day conference include industry experts from Roku, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Fox Entertainment Group, Motion Pictures Association of America, Turner Broadcasting System, Intel, Adobe Systems, Microsoft, ClearPlay and Ultimate Fighting Championship, to mention a few.
Lawrence has over 25 years of experience as in-house intellectual property counsel creating and implementing anti-piracy/anti-counterfeiting strategies to mitigate risk and significantly increase sales in the US and globally for leading Fortune 500 organizations. She also has experience prosecuting criminal cases as a district attorney for the county of Los Angeles.
Lawrence holds a bachelor of arts degree from Wesleyan University in Connecticut and a law degree from UC Hastings College of the Law in California.(Story/Photos by: Nerissa Fernandez)