Storytelling is the Currency of our Humanity

Entertainment and technology, a tale as old as time. Be our guest as Don Hahn, producer of both the original and this year’s live action “Beauty and the Beast” brings animation to life, using new technology to tell a classic tale. During his Keynote Presentation at the Confluence Summit this fall, follow Disney’s transformation through the innovative revolution. Uncover the secrets behind making the magic and open your eyes to the incredible talent and technologies that changed the face of animation forever.


Award-winning producer of the worldwide phenomenon “The Lion King” and the animated classic “Beauty and the Beast” — the first animated film nominated for a Best Picture Oscar by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. He is a founder and Executive Producer of acclaimed Disneynature Films and most recently Executive Producer of the new “Beauty and the Beast” starring Emma Watson and “Maleficent” starring Angelina Jolie. Don was Associate Producer of the landmark hit “Who Framed Roger Rabbit.” His other credits include “The Hunchback of Notre Dame,” “Atlantis,” “Fantasia 2000,” and “The Emperor’s New Groove.” Don is also an author of best-selling books on animation, art, and creativity.


Confluence Summit
Presented by Winston Baker
Rosewood Sand Hill Resort | Menlo Park, CA
October 27, 2017

This fall, join pioneers who have been an integral part of the entertainment industry’s groundbreaking innovation into next generation visual storytelling along with new visionaries who are bringing game-changing technology to the forefront of the industry.

Learn more here.