Overview: Discuss some of what’s on the horizon for the coming year.

Date: Tuesday, September 12
Time: 12:00pm - 6:00pm (includes box lunch and beer/wine reception)

Offices of Lowenstein Sandler LLP
1251 Avenue of the Americas, Floor 17
New York, New York


  • MFM member - $99
  • MFM corporate member - $79
  • Never Member w/out trial membership - $149
  • Never Member w/ trial membership - $250 

(*Rates increase $25 on 9/9/17)

Registration Forms:
Online Registration
Printable Registration

Preliminary Working AGENDA

11:30 AM – 12:00 PM                      
Registration (17th Floor at Lowenstein Sandler LLP, NYC) 

12:00 PM – 12:45 PM

12:45 PM – 1:00 PM
Welcome and Introductions by Co-Chairs
Stuart Benson, CFO, Helios and Matheson
Brian Ignatowski, VP Controllership, Disney Financial Services, LLC 

1:00 PM – 1:55 PM
Keynote Address -Outlook for 2018
Speaker: Paul T. Sweeney, Bloomberg Industries, U.S. Director of Research, Senior Analyst-Media & Internet

1:55 PM – 2:50 PM
Panel: Social Media

2:50 PM – 3:10 PM
Break sponsored by Oracle + Netsuite

3:10 PM – 4:05 PM 
Panel: Digital Games

4:05 PM – 5:00 PM
Speaker: Mitch Lowe, CEO,  MoviePass

5:00 PM-6:00 PM
Beer/Wine Reception

CPE information for CPAs 

PROGRAM PREREQUISITES/ADVANCE PREPARATION: No course prerequisites or advanced preparation are required for any sessions.     


CPE: 1 CPE credit available for a minimum of 50 minutes participation. In accordance with the standards of the National Registry of CPE Sponsors, CPE credits are granted based on a 50-minute hour.  Attendance at all CFO Summit sessions qualifies each CPA, or other person entitled to earn Continuing Professional Education (CPE) hours, for up to four [4] CPE credits. 

Those eligible for CPE credits will be asked to sign in to receive a CPE certificate.  They will also receive a program evaluation form which they are encouraged to complete.  Attendance forms are kept on file for six (6) years. 

Media Financial Management Association is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State Boards of Accountancy have the final authority on the acceptance of individual course for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: