Scott Stuber, Ron Howard Discussion to Open Produced By: New York

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Scott Stuber (left), Ron Howard

The Netflix film head and the Oscar-winning director will kick off the sixth annual East Coast edition of the conference, which is set for Nov. 9 at Florence Gould Hall.

Netflix film head Scott Stuber and Oscar-winning director Ron Howard will kick off the 2019 Produced By: New York conference, with the Producers Guild of America announcing some key changes going into the sixth edition of the East Coast outpost of the annual confab.

Stuber will serve as the keynote speaker, in conversation with Howard, and will talk about building a new film company at Netflix and the streamer's role in the evolution of how entertainment is consumed worldwide.

This year's event also will feature eight master classes for attendees.

The 2019 Produced By: New York conference is set to take place Saturday, Nov. 9, at Florence Gould Hall.