Digital Evolution Institute Summit, Downtown Los Angeles, Thu 6/15, 12 Noon PDT

Date and Time
Thursday, June 15, 2023
12:00pm— 3:00pm
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Colburn School (Zipper Hall)
200 S Grand Ave
Los Angeles, CA 90012
United States
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Maeesha Merchant

Digital Evolution Institute advances thought leadership at the intersection of investment, technology, and entrepreneurship. After numerous successful events in New York, Digital Evolution Institute is coming for the first time to Los Angeles. The Colburn School is proud to host this inaugural conference at its beautiful campus in DTLA on Thursday, June 15th. The conference covers trends and the future of arts and entertainment, finance and real estate, and more. Several investors and family offices will be in attendance.

This is an invitation-only event with a few spots left that we are opening up for complimentary registration to the Wharton community on a first come, first serve basis.

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Speaker topics include:

  • The Future of Metaverse

  • The Future of Robotics

  • The Future of Media, Arts & Entertainment

  • The Future of Data & Life Science

  • The Future of Impact Travel

  • The Future of Entrepreneurship & Innovation in a Digital World

  • The Future of Visionary Companies

  • The Future Forward of Family Offices

  • The Fusion of Music and Fashion

  • The Future of Design & Build

  • The Future of Fintech

Speakers include: 

Joe Williams, Co-founder of Keller Williams Realty International

Ron Artest, Metta World Peace CEO, AMG Artest

Anthony Young, CAIA Chief Investment Officer at Edendale Capital, LLC

Javier Jimenez, Chief Executive Officer, HWA International



About the Host:

Maeesha Merchant C'05 ENG05 W'05

Maeesha Merchant is an experienced C-level executive, an angel and real estate investor, and a board advisor. She has over 17 years of strategy, financial, and operational management experience and currently serves as the Chief Financial Officer and VP of Business Development at the Colburn School, a leading performing arts educational institution. In addition to managing the School finances and operations, she is also responsible for the development of Colburn School’s historic Frank-Gehry-designed performance hall and dance school in Downtown Los Angeles, and the management of the School’s investment pool and endowment funds.

Map & Directions

Colburn School (Zipper Hall)

200 S Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012, United States,
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