7th floor Auditorium, Alumni Hall
“If you’re not falling on your face, you’re not leaning far enough forward to take risks.” - Todd Yellin, Netflix VP of Product
Todd Yellin has enjoyed a career dedicated to film and TV entertainment. He started working at Netflix 12 years ago. His current role as Vice President of Product evolves around changing the way people find great streaming content on their TVs, computers, and mobile devices around the world. In 2016, Yellin helped bring Netflix into more than 130 new countries, each with unique bandwidth capabilities and user behavior.
- Learn how Yellin is revolutionizing video storytelling and leveraging Internet TV.
- Discuss Netflix and the future of the industry.
- Ask about big data, interface design, member acquisition, and messaging.
Sponsored by the Film and Media Studies Program, the Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, and the Center for Behavioral Health and Smart Technology, University of Pittsburgh; Steeltown Entertainment Project; Pittsburgh Filmmakers; and Carnegie Mellon University.