Attendees share their favorite moments from TNW Conference 2018
As the second and final day of TNW Conference comes to an end, we’re already looking back at the highlights of the festival. Attendees have networked and mingled to their heart’s content, and they’ve also watched some amazing speakers on stage. Before they all head off to the afterparty and become too blissfully drunk to answer, we’ve asked some of them to share their favourite speakers and tracks from TNW2018. Here are some of their answers: Manuel Vilhena “Gilles Peterson and Young Marco! It was all about music and the Music Summit track, and I really loved the tunes they… This story continues at The Next Web
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Insiders debated on whether or not Lasseter would return to his role, but Disney has wisely taken the path of least resistance.
Last year, stories surfaced of Lasseter “grabbing, kissing, making comments about physical attributes” of Disney/Pixar employees. Lasseter admitted to making “missteps” and took a leave of absence to “reflect on how to move forward from here.”
That move has resulted in Lee’s and Doctor’s appointment as the studios’ new creative leads.