VIDEOSCAPE EUROPE

THURSDAY 25 MARCH 2021

DIGITAL EVENT

VIDEOSCAPE EUROPE

Life at the tipping point

We have now arrived at the tipping point in the transition from broadcast TV to all-streaming and are looking at a world where many of the biggest hit shows are only available online, where major studios prioritise D2C distribution above everything, where broadcast giants dispense with the function of Channel Controller, where direct-to-VOD provides an alternative first window to cinema, and where even domestic premium sports rights find their way online.

This is the moment when all Media & Entertainment companies must fight for their role in the all-streaming world. Videoscape Europe 2021, the thought-leadership conference for premium streamed television, explores the strategies for success and technologies that underpin them. Themes include:

  • How M&E companies become their new selves
  • Making all content and services discoverable
  • Acquiring and keeping customers
  • Who will shape the aggregation and distribution ecosystem?
  • Maximising revenues from free content
  • Taking sports streaming mainstream

TOPICS TO BE DISCUSSED INCLUDE:

AGENDA

25
SessionSpeaker(s)TimeVenue
SESSION ONE: DIGITAL ALL THE WAY
INTRODUCTIONJustin Lebbon
Mediatel Events
08:55 - 09:00 GMTONLINE
THREE NASCENT STREAMING BUSINESS MODELS AND THEIR IMPLICATIONS FOR ALL STAKEHOLDERSJustin Lebbon
Mediatel Events , Guy Bisson
09:00 - 09:10 GMTONLINE
DIGITAL AS AN ENGINE FOR GROWTH AT ITV – WHAT IT MEANS IN PRACTICEPatrick Kelly
, Richard Broughton
09:15 - 09:30 GMTONLINE
HOW NBCU AND TWITTER ARE DRIVING GLOBAL DIGITAL CONVERSATIONS AROUND PREMIUM CONTENTJen Prince
, Krishan Bhatia
, John Moulding
09:55 - 10:15 GMTONLINE
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION – THE CHALLENGES AND THE OPPORTUNITIESNiels Baas
, Erick Opeka
, Nathalie Lethbridge
10:40 - 11:15 GMTONLINE
SESSION TWO: SEIZING THE GLOBAL GROWTH OPPORTUNITY
TAKING STOCK OF THE STREAMING MARKET AFTER THE 2020 BOOM, AND PREDICTING WHAT HAPPENS NEXTMaria Rua Aguete
11:20 - 11:30 GMTONLINE
SEIZING THE GLOBAL STREAMING OPPORTUNITY AT VIACOMCBSKelly Day
, Nathalie Lethbridge
11:35 - 11:50 GMTONLINE
HOW DISCOVERY+ COMPLEMENTS RATHER THAN REPLACES LINEAR PAY TV CARRIAGELydia Fairfax
, Jon Watts
12:15 - 12:30 GMTONLINE
PANEL: THE BUSINESS OF STREAMING – ACHIEVING RAPID, SUSTAINABLE GROWTHManuel Balsera
, Marion Ranchet
, Colin Dixon
12:35 - 13:15 GMTONLINE
SESSION THREE: NEXT-GENERATION CONTENT ENGAGEMENT
FROM THE CONTENT CREATOR TO THE CUSTOMER – THE COMPONENTS NEEDED TO CREATE A BEST OF BREED PAY-TV PLATFORM FOR THE DECADE OF STREAMING.Patrick Ferguson
, John Moulding
13:20 - 13:40ONLINE
CREATING THE LINEAR CHANNEL EXPERIENCE IN AN AVOD APPRonny Lutzi
13:45 - 13:55 GMTONLINE
THE SVOD THAT CURATES ‘THE BEST OF THE REST’ UNDER ONE ROOFPaul Pastor
, John Moulding
14:20 - 14:35 GMTONLINE
PANEL: SEE, LOVE, STAY – NEXT-GENERATION CONTENT ENGAGEMENTBrigita Brjuhhanov
Elisa Eesti AS , Janet Greco
14:40 - 15:20 GMTONLINE
SESSION FOUR: REPLICATING ‘FREE-TO-AIR’ SUCCESSONLINE
Using multichannel streamed linear TV to serve the global LGBTQ+ communitySam Tidmarsh
, Damian Pelliccione
15:40 – 15:50 GMTONLINE
PANEL: MAKING THE ‘FREE-TO-VIEW’ MODEL WORK IN PREMIUM STREAMINGBecky Smithson
, Chris Edwards
, Mehmet Eroglu
, Jon Watts
15:55 - 16:40 GMTONLINE

SPEAKERS

Niels Baas

Niels Baas

Managing Director, NLziet

Nick Thexton

Nick Thexton

CTO, Synamedia

Martin Prins

Martin Prins

Head of Product, Media Distillery

Manuel Balsera

Manuel Balsera

EVP/MD, AMC Networks International Southern Europe

Brigita Brjuhhanov

Brigita Brjuhhanov

TV Project Manager

Elisa Eesti AS

Marion Ranchet

Marion Ranchet

Director Content Distribution EMEA, Roku

Jen Prince

Jen Prince

Global VP and Head of Content Partnerships, Twitter

Erick Opeka

Erick Opeka

President & Chief Strategy Officer, Cinedigm Corp.

Paul Hastings

Paul Hastings

SVP of Sales, Whip Media

Lydia Fairfax

Lydia Fairfax

SVP, Head of Commercial Partnerships, EMEA, Discovery

Becky Smithson

Becky Smithson

Head of AV Strategy, Havas Media Group

Sam Tidmarsh

Sam Tidmarsh

Content Lead, Mediatel Events

Patrick Ferguson

Patrick Ferguson

Head of User Experience Tech Sales, TIVO

Damian Pelliccione

Damian Pelliccione

CEO & Co-Founder, Revry

Chris Edwards

Chris Edwards

Director, Business Development, EMEA, Rakuten Advertising

Kelly Day

Kelly Day

President of Streaming & COO, ViacomCBS Networks International (VCNI)

Patrick Kelly

Patrick Kelly

Head of Digital, ITV Commercial

Krishan Bhatia

Krishan Bhatia

President & Chief Business Officer, NBCUniversal

Paul Pastor

Paul Pastor

Chief Business Officer & Co-Founder, Struum

Ronny Lutzi

Ronny Lutzi

CEO, rlaxx TV

Janet Greco

Janet Greco

Principal Consultant, Broadcast Projects

Mehmet Eroglu

Mehmet Eroglu

Chief Commercial Officer, Foxxum

Maria Rua Aguete

Maria Rua Aguete

Executive Director, OMDIA

Justin Lebbon

Justin Lebbon

Director

Mediatel Events

Nathalie Lethbridge

Nathalie Lethbridge

Founder, Atonik Digital

Guy Bisson

Guy Bisson

Research Director, Ampere Analysis

John Moulding

John Moulding

Editor-in-Chief, Videonet

Richard Broughton

Richard Broughton

Research Director, Ampere Analysis

Colin Dixon

Colin Dixon

Chief Analyst & Founder, nScreenMedia

Jon Watts

Jon Watts

Independent Media Strategy Consultant and Advisor; Senior Advisor, MTM; Project Director, European CTV Initiative

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