XBIZ 360 Speaker Lineup Announced

Rhett Pardon

LOS ANGELES — XBIZ is pleased to announce its official lineup of speakers for next week's full slate of sessions at the industry events series of the year, XBIZ 360.

A distinguished, diverse group of industry professionals has been confirmed for a breadth of panel discussions that will begin on Wednesday morning, Jan 22.

Executive decision makers from every sector of adult entertainment, including digital media, adult film, pleasure products and retail, will deliver insights about the latest trends affecting the multibillion-dollar adult industry.

To see the full speaker lineup for XBIZ 360 Digital, click here.

To see the full speaker lineup for XBIZ 360 Adult Film, click here.

To see the full speaker lineup for XBIZ 360 Pleasure, click here.

To see the full speaker lineup for XBIZ 360 Retail, click here.

Set for Jan. 22-25, with a complete takeover of the extraordinary W Hollywood Hotel, the seven-event series will culminate with the biggest, most lavish XBIZ Awards show to date, presented by Fleshlight.

XBIZ 360 is known for its cutting-edge, individually tailored seminars and panel discussions and innumerable networking opportunities with business leaders from all over the world and from all segments of the business.

XBIZ 360’s unique format is designed to unify the industry with overlapping schedules and several intermixed special events to maximize business opportunities.

This year’s XBIZ 360 Digital Media Conference features a number of exclusive presentations, including MiKandi’s highly anticipated Google Glass Porn demo and AWEmpire’s “The World of Live Cams” workshop.

Kicking off on Jan.22 with special events, including the Cybersocket Web Awards and the annual Webmaster Golf Tournament, the XBIZ 360 Digital Media Conference will feature XBIZ staple events such as speed networking and the largest Mix & Meet to date. The XBIZ 360 Digital Media Conference culminates with an exclusive keynote address by FriendFinder Networks CEO Anthony Previte.

Some of the XBIZ 360 Digital Media Conference's speakers include AJ Hall, Alec Helmy, Alex Lecomte, Alfonsus Kusuma, Brad Mitchell, Brian Shuster, Chi Lee, Colin Rowntree, Corey Silverstein, Derek Meklir, Diane Duke, Douglas Richter, Gary Jackson, Gary Taylor, Greg Piccionelli, Gregory Clayman,  Harmik Gharapetian, Jean-Marie Kesch, Jesse Adams, Joey Gabra, Judy Shalom, Juicy Jay, Karen Campbell, Lawrence G. Walters, Marc Randazza, Mark Ace Buaman, Melody Lashmar, Morgan Sommer, Nate Glass, Remik Kolodziej, Shay Efron, Stephen Yagielowicz, Vegas Ken and Wendy Nelson.

The XBIZ 360 Adult Film Conference explores every major area of the rapidly evolving business of adult movie creation and distribution. Subjects will include genre trends and analysis of the latest technological advances, such as the 4k Ultra HD format, as well as in-depth discussions about the changing scene for movie performers and how up-and-coming and established talent are adapting in today's digital-driven era. The conference also will feature a special keynote presentation by Scott Taylor, founder of New Sensations.

Some of the XBIZ 360 Adult Film Conference's speakers include April Flores, Axel Braun, Ben Tao, Bob Christian, Chauntelle Anne Tibbals, Christian S. Mann, Colin Rowntree, Constance Penley, Courtney Trouble, Dan Leal, Dan O'Connell, Dr. Carol Queen, Gram Ponante, Howard Levine, Jackie Strano, Jacky St. James, Kelly Holland, Lynn Comella, Mark Schechter, Morgan Sommer, Nina Hartley, Vicky Vette and Will Ryder.

This year’s XBIZ 360 Pleasure Products Conference, presented by world-renowned luxury brand LELO, and the Retail Conference, presented by retail powerhouse Adam & Eve Stores.

The XBIZ 360 Pleasure Products Conference will provide expert insights from the sex toy industry’s most influential company heads and executives. The event will cover essential topics and issues relevant to the rapidly expanding industry, including design and tech innovations, sexual wellness, as well as the luxury market. The conference concludes with an exclusive keynote by LELO CEO Miroslav Slavic.

Some of the XBIZ 360 Pleasure Conference's speakers include Alicia Relles, Alicia Sinclair, Brian Dunham, Brian Sofer, Charlie Glickman, CT Schenk, Danny Osadca, Dr. Carol Queen, Dr. Clockwork, Jaiya, Kim Airs, Marcus West, Mark F. Franks, Michael Topolovac, Neal Slateford, Robin Elenga, Roylin Downs, Tom Nardone, Tom Stewart and Yvonne K. Fulbright.

The XBIZ 360 Retail Conference will provide tactical business information and address the key issues that contribute to the evolution of adult retail. A-list retailers will be on hand to share their challenges and solutions to the most critical of today’s business issues in sessions that cover the latest trends driving commerce, education in retail, and how adult retailers are competing against mainstream outlets. The XBIZ 360 Retail Conference wraps with an exclusive keynote by Good Vibrations owner Joel Kaminsky.

Some of the XBIZ 360 Retail Conference's speakers include Bob Christian, Bonnie Feingold, Charles Craton, Charlie Glickman, Coyote Days, Dave Keegan, Emily Morse, Jackie Strano, Jeff Dillon, Joel Tucker, Julie Stewart, Ken H., Larry Garland, Mark F. Franks, Neal Slateford, Nenna Joiner, Rachel Venning, Sarah Tomchesson and Tom Nardone.

Running in tandem with XBIZ 360 for the first time is the FSC Summit and Awards. FSC Summit will provide a platform for learning and discussion about pertinent issues impacting the online, video and pleasure product segments of the adult industry.

Highlighting XBIZ 360 events series is the highly anticipated 2014 XBIZ Awards show  on Jan. 24 in Century City.

Adult film superstar Jenna Jameson will serve as master of ceremonies for the industry's grandest gala of the year, the 2014 XBIZ Awards  at the historic Century Plaza Hotel.

The brightest stars from the world of erotica annually mix with an elite gathering of industry luminaries to make the XBIZ Awards the most prestigious symbol of success. The 2014 XBIZ Awards are the culmination of the XBIZ 360 event series being held at the extraordinary W Hollywood Hotel. 

For event participation opportunities, including details about VIP tickets to the 2014 XBIZ Awards, contact sales@xbiz.com. To book a room at the limited-time rate of $199 per night for XBIZ 360, click here.

Members of XBIZ.net qualify to receive free or discounted conference registration.