Frequently Asked Questions

This Devoncroft Executive Summit is scheduled for Thursday September 13, 2018, from 12pm to 6pm at the Hotel Okura, Amsterdam.


Directions to the Hotel Okura, Amsterdam.

The Devoncroft Executive Summit is a half-day thought-provoking kick-off to the 2018 IBC Show. The Summit’s unique format brings together thought leaders representing the entire media technology ecosystem – including broadcasters, media companies, media service providers, telcos, technology suppliers, cloud providers, and IT companies – about their strategies for future success during the most dynamic time our industry has ever experienced.

In addition to sessions dedicated to the latest market research and industry trends from Devoncroft analysts Josh Stinehour and Joe Zaller, you’ll hear from some of the industry’s most sought-after speakers, including moderated panel sessions featuring:

  • Broadcast Technology Vendor CEOs
  • Broadcast Network CTOs
  • IT Technology Suppliers
  • Cloud and OTT providers
  • Media Service Providers

The Summit is a great way to find out about the latest industry trends, and hear about the commercial issues facing the media industry from the perspective of senior executives from each component of the media technology industry ecosystem.

The Summit’s broad scale, high-quality speaker line-up, and senior attendees make it a great opportunity for networking.

The speaker line-up at the 2018 IBC Devoncroft Executive Summit includes analysts from Devoncroft Partners who will draw on their latest research to present findings about the state of the media industry, trends and new technologies in in the industry, industry consolidation, M&A, and financing activities, and more.

There are also multiple moderated panel sessions, such as:

  • Broadcast Technology Supplier CEOs 
  • Broadcast Network CTOs 
  • IT Technology Suppliers 
  • Cloud and OTT provider
  • Media Service Providers

We will update this site as more speakers are confirmed. Please check back regularly.

Yes. We are always looking for senior-level thought leaders to speak at our events.

The majority of our speakers and panelists are end-users.

Please email summit [at] Devoncroft [dot] com of you are interested in speaking, or if you would like to nominate a speaker.

This event is organized by Devoncroft Partners LLC.

It is not formally affiliated with the IBC Show, which is referenced purely as an indication of event timing. 

Consequently, a separate registration is required.

Yes.  A variety of sponsorship packages are available.

If you are interested in sponsoring the 2018 IBC Show Devoncroft Executive Summit, please contact:

Kathleen Wakefield | Director of Client Services | Devoncroft Partners LLC | +1.619.435.5511

Registration for the Summit is available here: