Creative Artists Agency has announced nan lineup of speakers and attendees for nan 2023 CAA Amplify summit, an yearly convening of artists, thought-leaders and executives of colour from starring organizations successful entertainment, sports, media, brands and technology.
Among nan bold-faced names confirmed for nan sixth yearly acme are Chlöe and Halle Bailey — who this twelvemonth expanded beyond their Grammy-nominated position arsenic signaling duo Chloe x Halle into awesome TV and movie projects pinch starring roles successful “Swarm” and “The Little Mermaid,” respectively.
Becky G, a chap signaling creator and actor, is besides slated to look astatine nan summit, joining a database of speakers and attendees that features Emmy-winning and Oscar-nominated filmmaker Ava DuVernay; “Abbott Elementary” showrunner and executive shaper Quinta Brunson; and “Beef” prima Steven Yeun.
The lineup besides includes three-time NBA Champion, activistic and entrepreneur Dwyane Wade and The Honest Company laminitis and character Jessica Alba, arsenic good arsenic nan company’s CEO Carla Vernón.
The invitation-only arena will return spot June 26-28, successful Ojai, Calif., organized by a divers cross-section of CAA agents and executives to “explore business opportunities, societal justness initiatives and collaborations to accelerate transformational alteration successful rooms of activity and celebrated culture.”
“CAA Amplify has agelong utilized CAA’s domiciled arsenic conveners and connectors to create business opportunities for our communities, bringing determination makers together successful 1 room,” stated CAA’s Natalie Tran, who has helped shape nan acme since its inception. “Now, much than ever, nan corporate expertise and power of nan CAA Amplify web are basal to thrust stronger collaborations successful storytelling and partnerships that will thief spark alteration crossed our industries.”
Other confirmed speakers and attendees include: Oscar victor Lupita Nyong’o (“Black Panther: Wakanda Forever”); character Xolo Maridueña (“Blue Beetle”); media characteristic and entrepreneur Tabitha Brown; character Thuso Mbedu (“The Woman King”); 12-time NBA All-Star and entrepreneur Chris Paul; comedian and writer Ego Nwodim (“Saturday Night Live”); character and shaper Yara Shahidi (“Grown-ish”); comedian Roy Wood Jr. (“The Daily Show”); character Jillian Mercado (“The L Word: Generation Q”); head Blitz Bazawule (“The Color Purple”); showrunner Sierra Teller Ornelas (“Rutherford Falls”); Planned Parenthood president Alexis Mcgill Johnson; Ford Foundation president Darren Walker; NYT bestselling writer Anand Giridharadas (“Winners Take All”); and Inflection AI co-founder and CEO Mustafa Suleyman, among others.
For much information, visit Amplify.CAA.com.