AGENDA

MediaTech 360 has two days jam packed full of thoroughly researched content for you to benefit from. Delegates can choose to book one day or two day tickets - click here to book your pass today.

Day One

Wednesday, June 20, 2018
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
  • Are subscription video streaming services cannibalistic of Pay-TV, or how are they co-existing?
  • How is the youth demographic shaping changes in premium video viewing?
  • How important is the new wave of original content to consumers – and the wider industry?
  • The Living Room TV still rules – how it dominates premium OTT Video viewing
  • Voice proliferation – can it drive search and discovery for content
Insight Session
10:30 AM - 11:15 AM
  • Defining your media cloud migration strategy
  • Public/private, multi/hybrid - what's the difference?
  • Best practice in using and selling cloud based tools and services
  • How do you ensure secure connectivity to multiple cloud providers?
Interactive Panel Discussion
11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Broadcasting has seen unprecedented digital disruption over the last few years, with no single area more disrupted than sports. This talk lifts the lid on how the nation’s broadcaster, BBC Sport, is responding to these challenges. We’ll run through how we are trying to rapidly evolve from a broadcaster to a digital-fit service and the techniques the product team use to accelerate that transition.
Presentation
11:45 AM - 12:15 PM
Coffee Break
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
  • What technologies are being implemented to drive innovation?
    • How can we measure the impact of such technologies?
  • Collaborating with the new (big) kids on the block
  • The application of mixed reality and its impact on personalisation
  • Understanding our customers – how can we better target and visually communicate to them?
  • How can we personalise in a brand safe environment?
Presentation
12:45 PM - 1:30 PM
  • What does the landscape look like and how do we make sense of what’s available?
  • How can VR and AR change the nature of advertising?
  • What technology can broadcasters invest in now to better target users and increase visibility?
  • How can broadcasters further push the boundaries to capitalise on highly engaged captive audiences?
Interactive Panel Discussion
1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Lunch
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Industry challenges associated with delivering 360 video
  • Technology research and possible solutions
  • Applications of 360 video (augmentation of traditional broadcast for live events)
  • Monetisation opportunities
3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Coffee Break
3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Technology that lets you get closer to your fans
  • Monetising your live stream
  • Exploration of tech infrastructure
Presentation
4:00 PM - 4:45 PM
  • What additional network infrastructure needs to be considered?
  • Where does VR stand?
  • What about esports?
  • Investing in esports – how can broadcasters strike a balance with publishers, league/event organisers to create a profitable legal and commercial structure?
    • What are the business models that need to be considered?
Interactive Panel Discussion
4:45 PM - 5:00 PM

Day Two

Thursday, June 21, 2018
9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Fireside chat with Arsenal FC's head of CRM Mic Conetta. Details TBC
 
Insight Session
10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
  • What’s next for connected devices?
  • Future predictions and ramifications of data sharing
  • Leveraging analytics to transform content distribution
  • Value exchange – are consumers unwittingly giving up control?
Presentation
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Coffee Break
11:30 AM - 12:15 PM
  • Data as an asset: learning from data to drive value
  • Is content or data, king? Which should inform the other? 
  • Data as an enabler of personalised user experiences: your data is the R&D dept of your content offering
  • Engaging with your audience: building a relationship, not a transaction 
  • How can an effective approach to data and customer engagement change the services broadcasters and content providers can offer? 
Interactive Panel Discussion
12:15 PM - 12:45 PM
  • Gaining new insights on both digital and traditional platforms
  • Minimising disruption, maximising customisation
Presentation
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Lunch
1:45 PM - 2:30 PM
  • Delivering quality content
  • Streamlining workflows and future proofing systems
  • Combating legacy problems
  • Increasing user engagement 
 
Interactive Panel Discussion
2:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Coffee Break
3:00 PM - 3:45 PM
  • Robots vs. humans – the impact of technology on HR
  • Getting smarter with big data
  • What are the emerging technologies to invest in now?
Keynote Panel Discussion
3:45 PM - 4:00 PM