LOS ANGELES – At the first ever Pride Summit hosted by Billboard and The Hollywood Reporter, influential LGBTQ+ artists, musicians and executives gathered to celebrate their work and community efforts. Topics included representation, inclusivity, homophobia and transphobia, as well as what can be done moving forward in the entertainment industry.

These influential artists, musicians and executives told us what they hope for the LGBTQ+ youth and their future.

Related: Highlights from the inaugural PRIDE Summit