2016 Conference Videos

BREAKFAST BRIEFING DAY 1:

 

USING DATA ANALYTICS TO GAIN COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGE

Chair: Paul Collins, CME Director, IMGROUP

Arian Koster, Senior Product Owner for TV, KPN

Steve Christian, SVP Marketing, Verimatrix

Thomas Helbo, CTO, Stofa

Charles Dawes, Senior Director International Marketing, Rovi

Paul Haddad, SVP & GM, Advanced Data Strategies, Cablevision Media Sales

 

SESSION ONE: MORNING KEYNOTE – THE TRANSFORMERS

 

Insight: Growing a pay-TV business in mature markets

Simon Trudelle, Senior Director, Product Marketing, NAGRA, and Jon Watts, Co-founder & Director, MTM

 

Keynote presentation: Not just pay-TV anywhere, but pay-TV for everyone

Nick Herm, Director of Strategy, Sky

 

Keynote presentation: Following the eyeballs of the next generation – the digital transformation of MTG

Jette Nygaard-Andersen, EVP & CEO Central European operations; CEO Broadcasting Product and Technology, MTG

 

Keynote presentation: TV RE[DEFINED] – how the viewing environment is being transformed

Christian Kurz, Senior Vice President of Research & Insights, Viacom International Media Networks

 

Panel: Is ‘traditional’ media doing enough to secure its future and investor returns?

Panel chair: Graham Lovelace, Director, Lovelace Consulting, and Executive Producer, Connected TV World Summit

Jean de Fougerolles, CEO, Ascension Ventures

Alex DeGroote, Media Analyst, Peel Hunt

Emma Lloyd, Director of Corporate Development, Partnerships and Investments, Sky

Paul Crann, SVP, Product Management and Solutions Architecture & Interim Head of Americas Sales, SeaChange

 

SESSION TWO: SURVIVE AND THRIVE

 

Insight: The new competitive landscape for pay-TV providers

Simon Frost, Head of Media Marketing and Communications, Ericsson

 

Presentation: The user experience as a source of competitive advantage

Michael Lantz, CEO, Accedo

 

Presentation: Skinny bundle, or no bundle at all: subscribers go à la carte

Thomas Helbo, Chief Technology Officer, Stofa

 

Panel: Managing the mixed generation

Panel chair: Jon Watts, Co-Founder & Director, MTM

Simon Frost, Head of Media Marketing and Communications, Ericsson

Alejandro Casel Gómez, Lead Consultant, TV, KPN

Stéphanie Röckmann, Director Content & Media, Proximus

Daniel Hesselbarth, Product Innovations TV & Broadband, Unitymedia Kabel

 

SESSION THREE: AFTERNOON KEYNOTE – THE CHALLENGERS

 

Insight: Challenging the incumbents – the rise of the digital disruptors

Richard Broughton, Research Director, Ampere Analysis

 

Presentation: Personalising content across Netflix and Amazon

Simon Hamblin, Founder, Everyflix

 

Presentation: Building an OTT service, screen by screen

Kai-Christian Borchers, Founder & Managing Director, 3 Screen Solutions

 

Panel: Main streamers become mainstream

Panel chair: Jon Block, VP, EMEA, Product & Platform, Videology

David Ball, Business Development, TV Platforms, BBC

Matt Ring, TV & Broadband Vertical Lead, Facebook

Kai-Christian Borchers, Founder & Managing Director, 3 Screen Solutions

David Mowrey, Vice President of Product Management, Clearleap

 

SESSION FOUR: THE AD-TECH OPPORTUNITY

 

Presentation: The value of viewing data and new advertising formats on smart TV platforms

Allen Klosowski, VP, Mobile and Connected Devices, SpotX


Presentation: What advertisers want from the television industry
Nikki Mendonça, President EMEA, OMD


Pay-TV as the enabler for advanced advertising and rich media services
John Paul, MD, Advanced Advertising & Data, Liberty Global

 

Presentation: How a pay-TV operator can help advertisers and programmers find and reach ‘lost’ linear TV audiences

Paul Haddad, SVP & GM, Advanced Data Analytics, Cablevision Media Sales


Panel discussion: How brands value connected TV opportunities

Allen Klosowski, VP, Mobile and Connected Devices, SpotX

Nikki Mendonça, President EMEA, OMD

Paul Haddad, SVP & GM, Advanced Data Analytics, Cablevision Media Sales

John Paul, MD, Advanced Advertising & Data, Liberty Global

 

 

SESSION FIVE: KEYNOTE – THE BROADCAST EMPIRE STRIKES BACK

 

Insight: The changing world of TV – the consumer perspective

Clare Lees, Senior Director, Strategy Analytics

 

Keynote Interview: ITV’s creative and commercial transformation

Simon Daglish, Deputy Managing Director, Commercial, ITV, in conversation with Graham Lovelace, Director, Lovelace Consulting, and Executive Producer, Connected TV World Summit

 

Keynote Presentation: Transforming the BBC through personalisation

Phil Fearnley, Director, BBC Homepage and myBBC at BBC

 

Panel: Making broadcast TV fit for the digital era

Panel chair: Dave Alpert, Former – CTO & VP of Ops, HBO Europe

Nick North, Director of Audiences, BBC

Matt Smith, Chief Evangelist, Anvato

Nicolas Delloye, Head of Digital, Canal+

Robert Amlung, Head of Digital, ZDF

Mark Christie, CTO, Piksel

 

SESSION SIX: WOMEN IN MEDIA TECH (entire session available via this link)

 

Introduction: Why the heck do we need women in tech?

Maria Ingold, Founder & CEO, mireality

 

Keynote interview: Tackling gender imbalance – why this is a priority

Tamara Leemans, CTO, VOO

 

Initial panel: Engaging men

Panel chair: Maria Ingold, Founder & CEO, mireality

Major Oli Morgan, British Army

Toby Mildon, Diversity and Inclusion Lead, BBC

 

Full panel: Tackling gender imbalance – an agenda for change

Panel chair: Maria Ingold, Founder & CEO, mireality

Alex Mahon, CEO, The Foundry

Ingrid Silver, Partner, Dentons

Claudia Vaccarone, Market Research & Customer Experience Director, Eutelsat

Tamara Leemans, CTO, VOO

Major Oli Morgan, British Army

Toby Mildon, Diversity and Inclusion Lead, BBC

 

SESSION SEVEN: THE DATA IMPERATIVE

 

Insight: The value, and limits, of data analytics to a content owner or maker

Rahul Gautam, Media & Entertainment Advisory Leader, EY

 

Presentation: How Cablevision turned data into a media insights business

Ben Tatta, President, Cablevision Media Sales

 

Presentation: How enterprise-wide data analytics boosts the value of television

Andy Hooper, VP Cloud, Video and Services, ARRIS

 

Insight: The big bang – data meets TV

Matthew Huntington,  Chief Technology Officer, Freesat

 

Panel: Opportunities and challenges for ‘traditional’ media companies using data analytics

Panel chair: Ian Mecklenburgh, Digital Product, Strategy & Technology Executive

Matthew Huntington,  Chief Technology Officer, Freesat

Charles Dawes, Senior Director International Marketing, Rovi

Ben Tatta, President, Cablevision Media Sales

Andy Hooper, VP Cloud, Video and Services, ARRIS

 

MAKING TV FUN BEFORE APPLE DOES

Full session including all presentations and panels. 

Chair: Fabian Birgfeld, Partner, W12 Studios
Arian Koster, Senior Product Owner for TV, KPN
Gert Marien, Incubation Manager – Telco Cloud & Media, Proximus
Richard Dowling, VP, Product Services, ThinkAnalytics
Erwan Nedellec, Senior Expert on Audio Video devices, Orange
Dr Randolph Nikutta, Leader Interactive High End Media, Deutsche Telekom Innovation Laboratories
Tom Munro, CEO, Verimatrix
Christophe Rufin, Director – Cloud, TV & Entertainment Ecosystems, Orange

 

INNOVATION WORKSHOP: AI, VR AND AR

Full session: VR, AR: Capturing and viewing a frameless view of the world

Chair: Paul Bristow, Founder and CEO, Clear Thinking

David Stiff, CEO and Co-Founder, Vault

Paolo Pescatore , Director, Multiplay and Media, CCS Insight

Glen Mulcahy, Innovation Lead, RTÉ Technology

Jonathan Harley, Head of Production Development, dock10

Andy Gower, Head of Interactive TV Research, BT

Dr Randolph Nikutta, Leader Interactive High End Media, Deutsche Telekom Innovation Laboratories

Alain Nochimowski, Executive Vice President of Innovation, Viaccess-Orca
INNOVATION SHOWCASE – IMMERSIVE TELEVISION

Full session including all presentations and panels

Panel chair: Dr William Cooper, Founder & CEO, informitv
David Price, Vice President, Business Development, TV & Media, Ericsson
Steve Christian, SVP, Marketing, Verimatrix
Sten Lawaetz, Head of System Architecture, TV CPE, TDC
Ian Trow, Senior Director Emerging Technology & Strategy, Harmonic
Jo Parkinson, Managing Director, Blue Skye Entertainmen
Claudia Vaccarone, Head of Market Research & Customer Experience, Eutelsat