Rob Salkowitz is a special guest at Law & Comics 2017. He is a consultant, educator, and author of several books including Comic-Con and the Business of Pop Culture. He covers the business side of comics, entertainment, gaming, technology and related industries. Rob writes for Forbes, Publishers’ Weekly, ICv2, OMNI, and other publications.

Rob has been a panelist at comic and pop culture conventions worldwide. In 2012, he gave a TEDx talk called “Transmedia in the Hour of the Nerd.” Rob teaches comics as communications media at the University of Washington Graduate School of Communication. He runs a consulting practice called FATHOM FANDOM to track trends in fan culture for business clients.

Follow him on Twitter @robsalk or visit his website.