Francis Ford Coppola
Francis Ford Coppola

The sixth annual Produced By Conference, put on by the Producers Guild of America, is nailing down its prestigious guest list of speakers. Oscar winner Francis Ford Coppola has been added to the roster.

David Fincher
David Fincher

Coppola joins David Fincher, Fincher's producer Ceán Chaffin, Norman Lear and Seth Rogen, among many others, to give words of inspiration and insight at the conference, which is hosted by Warner Bros. and runs in Los Angeles on June 7 and 8. 

So what *is* the Produced By conference? Here's some official language:

Produced By 2014 will feature more than 30 conference sessions, panel discussions, mentoring roundtables, networking opportunities, social events and workshops designed to address key industry topics and provide producers the opportunity to learn from their peers as well as the event’s accomplished speakers.

A full list of speakers and registration for Produced By 2014 is here. Meanwhile, Coppola's filmmaker daughter Sofia is part of the 2014 Cannes jury, headed by Jane Campion.