Creator-First Policy for the Creator Economy

Date TBA

Speakers

Courtney Duffy

Patreon

Even just a few years ago it was tough to imagine today’s reality, where the big tech companies & power players are investing in the creator economy, to a point where they’re competing over who can pay creators THE MOST. The world has come to recognize what Patreon & others have known all along which is that creators deserve to be empowered & valued. And it’s due in large part to recent & emerging technologies that this is all happening. At Patreon, we’ve taken an unorthodox approach to policy development that reflects that it’s 2021 & creators are rightfully, and finally, in the driver's seat, where they’ve deserved to be all along. They deserve a say in the policies we make that affect them. That informs what we do every day.

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Primary Entry: Music Badge, Platinum Badge, Film Badge, Interactive Badge
Format: Presentation
Event Type: Session
Level: Beginner