Announcing Speakers and Panelists for the TV of Tomorrow Show 2011

[itvt] is pleased to present a partial list of the speakers and panelists for the fifth annual TV of Tomorrow Show (May 17th-18th, 2011, at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco). Several of the show's tracks--including the track on operator interactive TV--are still being finalized, so we will be announcing more speakers and panelists shortly, as well as the show's schedule of sessions.

  • Chris Allen, VP/director of video innovation, SMGx
  • Matt Apfel, VP of content, Coincident.tv
  • Michael Aragon, VP and general manager of global digital video distribution and operations, Sony Network Entertainment
  • Clayton Banks, president and executive producer, Ember Media
  • Jeff Baumgartner, site editor, Light Reading Cable
  • Bruce A. Biegel, managing director, Winterberry Group
  • Mike Bloxham, VP of insights and research, Trendline Interactive
  • Brandon Brown, CEO, Zodiac Interactive
  • Paula Byrne, managing director, Pushbutton
  • Adam Cahan, CEO, IntoNow
  • Judson Cary, VP of video technology policy, CableLabs
  • Scott Chambliss, production designer of the new "Star Trek" movie and "Cowboys and Aliens"
  • Pravin Chandiramani, VP of business develoopment, Simulmedia
  • Michael Collette, managing director, MediaTech Strategies
  • Lindsay S. Crittendon, managing director, San Francisco, Frank N. Magid Associates
  • Jon Dakss, VP of technology product development, NBC Universal
  • Robert Dandrea, distinguished engineer, national engineering and technical operations, Comcast
  • Enzo D'Anna, director of sales, Americas, Strategy & Technology
  • David Del Beccaro, president and CEO, Music Choice
  • Channing Dawson, senior advisor, Scripps Networks
  • Allison Dollar, CEO, Interactive Television Alliance
  • Steve Donohue, Light Reading Cable and [itvt]
  • Ellen Dudar, chief product officer, FourthWall Media
  • Don Dulchinos, SVP of advanced platforms and services, CableLabs
  • Thomas Dvorak, chief marketing officer, Aprico
  • Dan Eakins, CEO, Zeitera
  • Brandon Eatros, CEO, Yidio
  • Eric Elia, VP of TV solutions and professional services, Brightcove
  • Leslie Ellis, principal, Translation Please
  • Chris Faw, SVP of operations, Time Warner Cable Media Sales
  • James Field, director of technology, NDS
  • Joan Fitzgerald, VP of television sales and business development, comScore
  • Malia Flynn, VP of product development, Canoe Ventures
  • Frank S. Foster, VP of IPTV sales and solutions, AT&T
  • Kristin Frank, general manager of MTV and VH1 Digital
  • Tom Freeman, CEO, Splat Interactive
  • Michael Gallagher, executive producer, Totally Sketch (interactive YouTube star)
  • Harold Geller, SVP of cross-industry workflow, 4A's/managing director, Ad-ID
  • Joe Gillespie, president and CEO, Zoove (former head of CBS Interactive)
  • Yosi Glick, president and CEO, Jinni
  • John Hashimoto, director of product development for ITV/VOD/connected TV, The Weather Channel
  • Daniel Hassan, chairman and CEO, BCM
  • Cathy Hetzel, president, Advanced Media and Information Division, Rentrak
  • Walt Horstman, SVP of media solutions, Visible World
  • Ed Humphrey, president of the Americas, Softel Group
  • Brian Seth Hurst, CEO, The Opportunity Management Company
  • Brian David Johnson, futurist, Intel
  • Aslam Khader, chief product officer, Ensequence
  • Evan Krauss, EVP of advertising sales, Shazam
  • Will Kreth, senior director of advanced video strategy, Time Warner Cable, and founder of OEDN
  • Gerard Kunkel, former SVP of user experience and product design at Comcast
  • Olivier Lacour, VP of design, NDS
  • Anthony Landamia, executive director of product management, SeaChange International
  • Craig Leddy, principal, Interactive TV Works
  • Bismarck Lepe, president of products, Ooyala
  • Rebecca Rusk Lim, senior director of advanced entertainment, Starz Entertainment
  • Marcelino Ford-Livene, general manager of interactive content and advanced advertising development, Intel Digital Home Group
  • Peter Low, president and CEO, Ensequence
  • Scott Maddux, SVP of product development, Nielsen
  • John Maguire, director of product strategy, TV technology, S3 Group
  • Abe McCallum, CEO, Clikthrough
  • Jeronimo Macanas, CEO, mgMedia
  • Chip Meehan, VP of advanced advertising sales, Comcast Spotlight
  • Eric Miller, CEO, Flashlight Engineering
  • Lisa Murphy, head of sales and marketing, metaio Inc.
  • Zvika Netter, CEO, Innovid
  • Bill Niemeyer, senior analyst, The Diffusion Group
  • Chris Noessel, director of interaction, Cooper
  • Roland Noll, executive director of integrated advertising and commerce, AT&T
  • Vic Odryna, CEO, ZeeVee
  • Arthur Orduna, CTO, Canoe Ventures
  • Stephanie Otto, CEO, Brainstorm Communications
  • Shalini Govil-Pai, group manager, partner technologies and strategy for YouTube and TV, Google
  • Susan Panico, senior director, PlayStation Network, Sony
  • Michael Payne, director of experience design, Intel
  • Sam Pemberton, CEO, Softel Group
  • Patrick Peters, EVP and general manager of programming, FourthWall Media
  • Alan Queen, CTO, Movl (winner of the Samsung Free the TV Challenge)
  • Dewey Reid, chief creative officer, eat.tv (designer of Fox's Bones Show Companion App)
  • John Reister, chief IPTV architect, BigBand Networks
  • Jonathan Ricard, SVP of digital, IXI Data
  • Marty Roberts, VP of sales and marketing, thePlatform
  • Jon Romm, COO, Avail-TVN
  • Paul Saffo, managing director of foresight, Discern Analytics
  • David Sandford, VP and general manager, service provider business, TiVo
  • Frank Sandoval, principal architect, CableLabs
  • Gabe Sauerhoff, VP of digital media distribution, Discovery Communications
  • Chris Schembri, VP of media planning and buying, Travelers Insurance
  • Margret Schmidt, VP of user experience design, TiVo
  • Lori Schwartz, chief technology catalyst, McCann Worldgroup
  • Russ Schafer, senior director of product marketing, Yahoo! Connected TV
  • Gary Shapiro, president and CEO, Consumer Electronics Association
  • Ajay Shah, CEO, Spot411/TVPlus (winner of the 2011 CableLabs Winter Conference Innovation Showcase)
  • Kevin Shaw, CTO, Sensor Platforms
  • Nathan Shedroff, chair of the MBA in Design Strategy Program, California College of the Arts
  • Richard Shirley, VP of distribution business development, A&E Television Networks
  • Louis Slothouber, chief scientist, FourthWall Media
  • Jasper Smith, CEO, PlayJam
  • Nick Troiano, president, BlackArrow
  • Jason Trucco, principal, Social Animal (conceived and directed the world's first interactive 360-degree music video, featuring Macy Gray)
  • Jim Turner, SVP of product management, Canoe Ventures
  • Maki Ueda, board of Stichting DIRECTIONS, The Netherlands
  • Edgar Villalpando, SVP of marketing, ActiveVideo Networks
  • Paul Wehrley, COO, Clicker Media
  • Ofer Weintraub, CTO, Orca Interactive
  • Kip Welch, president and chairman, Entertainment ID Registry Association (EIDR)/VP of business development at MovieLabs
  • Robin Wilson, VP of business development, OpenTV
  • Matt Zinn, SVP, general counsel and chief privacy officer, TiVo
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