Music industry innovator Jimmy Iovine, who with business partner Dr. Dre (Andre Young) is the visionary behind the USC Iovine Young Academy for Arts, Technology and the Business of Innovation, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker for the USC Global Conversation, a day-long, digital technology-focused event to be held in New York City in the fall of 2014.
The NYC event brings together some of USC’s top innovators in fields ranging from biomedical imaging to brain informatics and to digital effects. It includes demonstrations of new technologies that were developed by university innovators.
The University of Southern California is one of the world’s leading private research universities. The quality of its faculty, the expansion of its research profile, the distinctions of its arts schools and the reputation of its undergraduate and graduate programs have made USC one of the fastest-rising research universities in America.