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"Beyond OTT: Delighting the Audience" and Turner Ad Sales Keynote at TVOT NYC 2017

ITVT is pleased to provide more details about two TVOT NYC 2017 sessions: 1) "Beyond OTT: Delighting the Audience!" brought to you by Axonista; and 2) a keynote presentation by Michael Strober, EVP of Client Strategy and Ad Innovation at Turner and Co-Head of Turner Ignite. Here's the listing from the show agenda for "Beyond OTT: Delighting the Audience!": 9:15-10:05AM Beatrice Theatre Beyond OTT: Delighting the Audience! Brought to You by The ability to create...

TVOT NYC 2017 Prizes!

ITVT is pleased to announce that we'll be giving away several cool prizes at TVOT NYC 2017: Thanks to iSpot.tv , the first 5 attendees to show up at the registration desk in the morning will each receive an Amazon Echo . A Bryte Bot will be given away via a drawing at each of the last two sessions of the day: " Digital Chiefs Roundtable " (5:30-6:20PM in the Silas Theatre) and " The...

PBS and NBCUniversal Keynotes at TVOT NYC 2017

ITVT is pleased to provide more details about two TVOT NYC 2017 keynotes: by Jonathan Barzilay , COO of PBS, and by Jenny Burke , SVP of Advertising Sales Strategy at NBCUniversal, respectively. Here's the listing for Jonathan Barzilay's keynote from the show agenda: 10:15-10:40AM Silas Theatre Fireside: Jonathan Barzilay, COO of PBS Year after year, PBS and its member stations are rated America's most trusted institution. When you hear "it's on PBS," you gain...

TV Measurement Takes the Ball Back from Digital at TVOT NYC 2017

TVOT NYC 2017 takes place just six days from now on December 7th: • Purchase your tickets here : http://tvotshow.com/register-tvot ; • View the schedule of sessions here : http://thetvoftomorrowshow.com/schedule-sessions-tvot-nyc-2017-updated ). In the meantime, we'll be highlighting a selection of the show's sessions and speakers in the [itvt] newsletter. Today, we're focusing on the session, " How TV Measurement Is Ready to Take the Ball Back from Digital ," which will be moderated by Alan...

Announcing the TVOT NYC 2017 Innovation Keynote

ITVT is pleased to announce the TVOT NYC 2017 Innovation Keynote, which will be given by Jesse Redniss , Chief Innovation Officer of Turner Broadcasting's TBS and TNT . Here's the listing for the TVOT NYC 2017 Innovation Keynote from the show agenda: 10:40-11:05AM, December 7th Silas Theatre Going Beyond the Box with Mobile + TV Synchronicity: An Exclusive Look at How TBS and TNT Utilize Data and Cutting-Edge Casting Tech to Reconnect the Living-Room...

Featured Session: The Emerging OTT Ecosystem at TVOT NYC 2017

TVOT NYC 2017 takes place just nine days from now on December 7th : Purchase your tickets here : http://tvotshow.com/register-tvot View the schedule of sessions here : http://thetvoftomorrowshow.com/announcing-schedule-sessions-tvot-nyc-2017 ). In the meantime, we'll be highlighting a selection of the show's sessions and speakers in the [itvt] newsletter. Today, we're focusing on the session, " The Emerging OTT Ecosystem and Its Challenges ," which will be moderated by Colin Dixon, Principal Analyst at nScreenMedia . Here's...

Featured Session: Diginets at TVOT NYC 2017

TVOT NYC 2017 takes place just nine days from now on December 7th : Purchase your tickets here : http://tvotshow.com/register-tvot View the schedule of sessions here : http://thetvoftomorrowshow.com/announcing-schedule-sessions-tvot-nyc-2017 ). In the meantime, we'll be highlighting a selection of the show's sessions and speakers in the ITVT newsletter. Today, we're focusing on the session, " Diginets: Why It's Time to Take the Multicast Business Seriously ," which will be moderated by Jon Lafayette of Broadcasting &...

Column: Cable's History Lesson's: Niche SVOD'S Trajectory May Follow That of Niche Cable 20 Years Ago

By Bruce Tuchman As the world of SVOD expands beyond the pioneering work of Netflix, Hulu and other big platforms around the world that offer a similar wide range of content, a multitude of more targeted and focused niche or vertical TV apps have also begun to proliferate. The jury remains out on how these specialized products will fare, and for every success story--WWE Network, Crunchyroll, etc.--there are also many failures and cautionary tales. But...

ATSC 3.0 Super-Session at TVOT NYC 2017

TVOT NYC 2017 takes place less than 3 weeks from now, on December 7th (purchase your tickets here: http://tvotshow.com/register-tvot ). In the meantime, we'll be highlighting a selection of the show's sessions and speakers in the [itvt] newsletter. Today, we're focusing on the two-part ATSC 3.0 Super-Session , which will be moderated by Rick Howe, The iTV Doctor . Here's more information about the session and its participants: 2:15-3:40PM Silas Theatre ATSC 3.0 Super-Session ATSC...

Announcing the Schedule of Sessions for TVOT NYC 2017

ITVT is pleased to announce the schedule of sessions for TVOT NYC 2017 , our eighth annual East Coast TV of Tomorrow Show event (Thursday, December 7th, at the SVA Theatre, 333 W 23rd St, New York, NY 10011). TVOT NYC 2017 will pack all the excitement of our flagship TV of Tomorrow Show into an intensive, highly focused, dialog-driven, one-day event. It also represents your last best chance to network and do business with...

Column: Turning Binge-and-Bolt into Anchor Tenancy by Colin Dixon

  • Guest Columnist, Colin Dixon, Founder & Chief Analyst, nScreenmedia, colin@nscreenmedia.com
(* Note : Jennifer Dorian, Soumya Sriraman and Colin Dixon will all be speaking at TVOT NYC 2017, December 7th at the SVA Theatre in Manhattan. ) How do you stop consumers from signing up for a video service, bingeing on shows in the trial period, and then canceling? In this excerpt from the new free nScreenMedia white paper Finders-Keepers: Scenarios in the open market for TV entertainment sponsored by You.i TV , we look...

Transcription: Mike Fitzsimmons, CEO, Connekt Interview

Q Tracy Swedlow, ITVT A Mike Fitzsimmons, Connekt INTERVIEW DATE: October 30, 2017 Q : Hi, this is Tracy Swedlow and we’re on Radio ITVT. This is our 10th anniversary, by the way, of all of these interviews that we do. And today, I’m very happy to have Michael Fitzsimmons, who is the CEO of a new company called Connekt, which is spelled C-O-N-N-E-K-T.com. Michael, welcome to the show. A : Hey, thank you so...

Lori H. Schwartz - IMPG Governor Candidate

As a former Governor, media company executive and now entrepreneur and independent consultant, I have a unique perspective to bring back to the role of Governor.

In my prior tenure as Governor, I focused alot of my efforts on validating our peer group’s role within the larger organization and with educating the rest of the board on the opportunities in digital. I was active with championing the need for a head of...

Spence Bovee - IMPG Governor Candidate

I am running for a position on the Board of Governors of the Television Academy and its Interactive Media Peer Group to further facilitate an even more active and robust group. If elected, I will establish a solid strategy for the following: Maximize membership value through professional support, development & referrals, networking events and educational seminars Increase diverse membership and foster new leadership Extend communication amongst members and governors, facilitating the sharing of ideas, advancing...

Position Statements of the IMPG TV Academy Governor Candidates

Please find links below to position statements from the two candidates for Governor of the Interactive Media Peer Group (IMPG) of the TV Academy (Emmys). Good luck to both candidates! Spence Bovee Lori H. Schwartz VOTING SITE