Jane Greenberg, Drexel University

May 4, 2015 · Posted in Keynote · Comments Off on Jane Greenberg, Drexel University 

Jane Greenberg - DrexelJane Greenberg
A.B. Kroger Professor, Director, Metadata Research Center
Drexel University



Jane Greenberg is the Alice B. Kroeger Professor and Director of the Metadata Research Center at the College of Computing & Informatics, Drexel University. She is also a senior associate researcher in the Knowledge Organization group, School of Information Studies, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee. Her research and teaching activities target metadata, ontological engineering, knowledge organization, web semantics, and data science; her research has funded by the NSF, NIH, IMLS, Microsoft Research, NCDS, the UNC Research Council, OCLC, and the Library of Congress. She holds a number of leadership positions in national and international organizations, including serving on the advisory boards for both the Dublin Core Metadata Initiative (DCMI) and the U.S. Research Data Alliance (RDA). She was a 2014 Data Fellow at the National Consortium for Data Science, via which she and her team launched the Metadata Capital Initiative (MetaDataCAPT’L).

Dean Hallett, Fox Filmed Entertainment

March 19, 2015 · Posted in Keynote · Comments Off on Dean Hallett, Fox Filmed Entertainment 

Dean Hallet Fox WebrabDean Hallett
Executive Vice President Operations & Strategy, Chief Financial Officer
Fox Filmed Entertainment



Dean Hallett is Executive Vice President, Operations and Strategy and Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for Fox Filmed Entertainment (FFE), where he is a key member of the executive team and is instrumental in shaping the overall strategy of the studio. In his current role, Hallett provides strategic direction and operational guidance to all FFE divisions including theatrical production, worldwide theatrical marketing and distribution, worldwide home entertainment, television distribution, digital exhibition and digital media. He aligns and optimizes resources while providing guidance to each of the studio divisions as they integrate digital product offerings into day-to-day operations.

Hallett also oversees strategic planning and business development, technology research and engineering, studio and post-production operations, information technology and finance.
Hallett has overseen several key studio initiatives including new digital sell-through home entertainment strategies, the company-wide content management strategy, the digital cinema strategy and rollout, and the business process/cost revolution effort that resulted in establishing the new Enterprise Operations unit.

Prior to joining Fox, Hallett was Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for The Walt Disney Studios (TWDS), a position he had held since January 2000. Prior to his CFO role, he was Senior Vice President, Planning and Control for TWDS, where he drove international theatrical and home entertainment integration initiatives, served as executive sponsor for shared services of The Walt Disney Company and helped spearhead strategic sourcing and ERP initiatives for the corporation.

A native of Los Angeles, California, Hallett received his degree in business administration from the University of Southern California (USC) in 1980. He is currently Vice-Chairman of Marshall Partners (the premiere academic support group for USC’s Marshall School of Business), and is a member of USC’s Board of Governors and USC Marshall’s Corporate Advisory Board. Hallett previously served on the Board of Directors of Partners Federal Credit Union, is a member of several Fox company boards of directors and he serves on the board of LA’s Promise.

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