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David Benjamin De Cristofaro

Hypebot / Bandsintown
Live Event Innovation and Fan Experience
David brings unique advanced insights from his studies of tech, economics, and the live event space as well as his work in creative fan experiences with the largest artist, tour, and festival productions in music from Coachella to the Grammy’s, to the Emmy Award-winning Super Bowl LVI Halftime Show.

A NAMM President’s Innovation Award winner and panelist, and member of the MIT Technology Review Global Insights Panel, he’s contributed to USA Today, AV Magazine, and Hypebot. An international speaker at universities and conferences on live events and digital ecosystems, tech, and innovation, David works as the business development and partnerships lead for Interactive Images.

He has regularly met with members of the US Congress regarding intellectual property policy, was awarded recognition by the City of Philadelphia for his work on the Creative Economy, and has most recently been appointed to the Advisory Board for the Design Thinking Executive Program at the University of California, Riverside, the Alumni Council for the University of The Arts in Philadelphia.


My Speakers Sessions

Monday, December 4

3:00pm PST