Latest Radio ITVT Podcasts

The following podcasts, in reverse chronological order, feature one-on-one interviews led by Tracy Swedlow, our editor-in-chief; TVOT sessions recorded at our conferences in San Francisco and New York City; and, many other conversations with small groups of smart people we recorded over the last 10 years.
Please feel free to make a submission to be interviewed or to do an interview with someone and subscribe to itvt.com's free email newsletter to be notified when shows publish. We welcome your ideas!

 

5 months 2 weeks ago
Shereta Williams is co-founder and President of Cox Media Group-owned Videa, a company that offers TV stations a live, supply-side platform for automated advertising. In this recorded interview (35:07) with ITVT Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, Williams discusses how and why the company came into being; explains its platform and services, and the ways in which it works with stations and station groups; outlines how it views new technology... Read more
6 months 4 days ago
Sean Muller is Founder and CEO of iSpot.tv, a Seattle-based provider of real-time attention and conversion analytics for TV advertising. In this recorded interview (41:18) with ITVT Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, he provides an overview of recent developments at iSpot.tv--which include a 7.5-year deal with Vizio's data business, Inscape, that significantly broadens its rights to use the latter's data. He also casts light on the current state of... Read more
6 months 6 days ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording (51:37) of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "Digital Chiefs Roundtable." The session was described in the show brochure as follows:   "This session will bring together a circle of 'digital chiefs' from established networks, studios and other players to discuss the new platforms and technologies with which they are engaging; the strategies that are driving this engagement; the new entertainment experiences... Read more
6 months 1 week ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording (49:20) of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "The New Mainstream Media: Social Video and Its Implications." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "90% of the mainstream media is owned by six companies. Yet the emerging mainstream--social video--is a distributed network of content creators who are going direct-to-audience. This session will a) explore the ways in which social video and... Read more
6 months 1 week ago
In this recorded interview (54:26) with ITVT Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, NAGRA's Anthony Smith-Chaigneau, who leads product marketing for the company's embedded connectware, UI/UX and set-top box solutions, discusses how it is seeking to provide pay-TV providers with a simple-to-use, end-to-end offering that supports personalization, voice integration, multiplatform viewing, SVOD and more.          
6 months 2 weeks ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 keynote by Michael Strober, EVP of Client Strategy and Ad Innovation at Turner and Co-Head of Turner Ignite. The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "The future of media and advertising will become what we imagine--and it will happen with unprecedented speed. We have the potential to realize exponentially better outcomes for consumers, advertisers and media... Read more
6 months 3 weeks ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 Innovation Keynote by Jesse Redniss, Chief Innovation Officer of TBS and TNT. The keynote, entitled "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 Viewing Experience," was moderated by prominent industry analyst, Alan Wolk. It was described in the show brochure as... Read more
6 months 3 weeks ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "DataVision Killed the Demographic Star." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "While a few doubters love to continue the narrative that targeting has gone too far and doesn't work, many of us who actually work in data know better. This session will give attendees an honest assessment of the current state of the industry, the latest techniques being... Read more
6 months 4 weeks ago
[itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "Diginets: Why It's Time to Take the Multicast Business Seriously." The session was described in the show brochure as follows:   "This session will focus on the growing impact of digital/multicast networks on the landscape of TV advertising. A conservative estimate would be that digital multicast nets generate over $500 million in revenue, which will grow over the... Read more
7 months 3 days ago
ITVT is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "AI and Advertising." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "Artificial intelligence (AI) holds great promise for TV and video advertising--offering the potential, for example, to make programmatic buying more efficient and to make targeted advertising not only more accurate but--thanks to AI-powered creative versioning--more engaging and viewable.... Read more
7 months 1 week ago
[itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "Designer-Technologist Dialog on the Future of the TV Viewing Experience." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "This session will bring together technology innovators and prominent TV/video UI/UX experts, in order to identify new technologies--including personalization, voice-activated AI, OTA-OTT integration, and more--that could have a major... Read more
7 months 1 week ago
[itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "Beyond OTT: Delighting the Audience!" The session, which was presented by Axonista, was described in the show brochure as follows:   "The ability to create moments of delight is a key strength of any great storyteller.  During the past few years, where the models of delivery and consumption of TV have gone through huge transformation, the challenge has been to reach,... Read more
7 months 2 weeks ago
[itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT NYC 2017 session, "TV or Not TV? Where and How Are People Watching Video Today?" The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "Ratings are up--or down. Viewers are multitasking--or focused. Everyone is cross-screen, cross-channel, cross-eyed. This panel will share the latest findings about how people are watching TV today, and what new insights and information we have on... Read more
9 months 2 weeks ago
AUDIO FULL TRANSCRIPTION Last month, Connekt--a company which offers an artificial intelligence (AI)-powered, "in-content," transactional advertising engine that allows viewers to interact with ads and content in real time and provides them with an instant path to purchase--emerged from stealth mode. The company, whose founders include Mike Fitzsimmons, former CEO of tcommerce pioneer, Delivery Agent, also announced partnerships with LG and... Read more
10 months 4 days ago
Lotame's RYAN REED on the Company's New aiTV Audience-Intelligence Products Late last month, data management platform provider, Lotame, announced the launch of its aiTV suite of new products, designed to bring greater audience intelligence to TV and video. The new products--which include aiTV: Attribution & Insights and custom aiTV: SmartTV Data Segments--are housed, alongside the company's aiTV: Platform solution, in a newly formed aiTV... Read more
10 months 1 week ago
Mike Gaston is founder and CEO of Cut.com, the social-video company responsible for such viral hits as "100 Years of Beauty" and "Grandmas Smoking Weed for the First Time"--among countless others. Audio and Video Part 1 Audio and Video Part 2 In this second installment of a two-part interview with [itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, Gaston discusses the content that Cut.com produces, how the company is scaling through organic growth, its... Read more
10 months 2 weeks ago
MIKE GASTON is founder and CEO of Cut.com, the social-video company responsible for such viral hits as "100 Years of Beauty" and "Grandmas Smoking Weed for the First Time"--among countless others.  Audio and Video Part 1 Audio and Video Part 2 In this first installment of a two-part interview with [itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, Gaston explains why Cut.com focuses exclusively on social video, how the company views the various platforms... Read more
11 months 2 days ago
Earlier this year, Twentieth Century Fox named John Penney (whose career includes stints at Starz, Lionsgate, HBO and beyond) EVP of Consumer Business Development and Partnerships, tasking him with accelerating the development and distribution of the studio's properties across new platforms and viewing experiences. In this recorded interview with [itvt] Editor-in-Chief, Tracy Swedlow, Penney explains how Twentieth Century Fox is not only... Read more
11 months 1 week ago
[itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT SF 2017 keynote fireside, "TV Worth Watching in a Multiplatform Age." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "As television increasingly becomes a multiplatform and social medium--distributed on, and even developed for, social-video platforms that hardly lend themselves to TV's traditionally high production values; frequently monetized via the 'branded-content' model... Read more
11 months 2 weeks ago
Audio (above) Video (below) [itvt] is pleased to present an audio recording of the TVOT SF 2017 panel session, "The Death of the Remote, and the Rise of the Conversational UI." The session was described in the show brochure as follows: "For years now, the remote has defined the limitations of user interface (UI) design for the big-screen experience. Menus, rails and walls of image tiles arguably hinder users and make content discovery a real... Read more

Pages