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Innovators Forum


 

Discussion and Q&A with Thomas Tull

Carnegie Mellon University is pleased to host University Trustee Thomas Tull as a guest of The Innovators Forum, an exciting series connecting the world’s top innovative minds with the university community.

Join us for an engaging conversation, led by CMU’s Executive Vice President and Provost Mark Kamlet.

View an unseen clip of Tull’s upcoming film Pacific Rim, where robots defend Earth from an alien attack.

Limited seating. First come, first served.

About Thomas Tull
A groundbreaking producer and business leader in the film and entertainment industry, CMU Trustee Thomas Tull is the founder, chairman,  and CEO of Legendary Entertainment.

As executive producer of The Dark Knight Rises, part of which was filmed on the CMU campus, Tull was an advocate for filming the movie in the city of Pittsburgh.  He revolutionized the movie industry through Legendary Entertainment by pairing major motion picture production with Wall Street private equity and hedge fund investors.

Tull’s productions include box office smash hits such as 300, The Dark Knight, The Dark Knight Rises, Inception, and The Hangover (parts I and II).

Listed among Fast Company’s 2012 top 100 most creative people in business, Tull – a Pittsburgh Steeler minority owner – also has a passion for science and technology.

 
Date & Location
Date: 3/5/2013
Time: 4:00 PM to 5:15 PM
Location: McConomy Auditorium
University Center
Carnegie Mellon University
5000 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15213

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