Devoncroft Executive Summit: The Business of Media Technology

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Thursday | September 12, 2019

12PM – 6PM | The Koepelkerk

Renaissance Hotel | Amsterdam

 

 

 

AGENDA:*


 

12PM – 12:40PM: Registration, Coffee, and Networking

 


 

12:40PM – Welcome and Opening Remarks

       


 

12:45PM – 1:40PM – Strategic Industry Analysis: Identifying Value in Today’s Market

 

 

Speakers:

  • Josh Stinehour: Principal Analyst at Devoncroft Partners
  • Joe Zaller: Founder, Devoncroft Partners

 


 

1:40PM – 2:00PM: New Operational Paradigms – A Challenge to the Industry

 

 

Speakers:

  • David Travis: Chief Product & Technology Officer at Red Bee Media
  • Shane Warden: Chief Technology Officer at ATP Media

 

Moderator:

  • Michel Proulx: Retired, Media Consultant, and Aspiring Ski Bum

 


 

2:00PM – 2:40PM – Technology Supplier C-Suite: Strategies for an Evolving Market

 

 

Speakers:

  • Margaret Craig: Chief Executive Officer at Signiant
  • Jason Flick: Founder & CEO at You.i TV
  • Scott Puopolo: Chief Executive Officer at Telestream
  • David Ross: Chief Executive Officer at Ross Video

Moderator:

  • Joe Zaller: Founder, Devoncroft Partners

 

2:40PM – 2:50PM: Executive 1:1 Briefing | The Business Case for Cloud Adoption in M&E

 

 

Speakers:

  • Anil Jain: Managing Director | Global Client Lead, Telecom, M&E
  • Mark Harrison: Managing Director at Digital Production Partnership (DPP)

 


 

2:50PM – 3:05PM: Coffee and Networking Break

Sponsored by Nevion

 

 


 

3:10PM – 3:30PM: CTO Keynote 1:1| Simon Farnsworth, EVP Global Technology & Operations at Discovery Inc.

 

 

Speakers:

  • Simon Farnsworth: EVP Global Technology and Operations at Discovery Inc.
  • Joe Zaller: Founder, Devoncroft Partners

 


 

3:30PM – 4:20PM: Economics of Next Gen Media Architectures | Driving New Levels of Efficiency through Cloud, Supply Chain Management, AI and ML

 

 

Speakers:

  • Raymundo Barros: Chief Technology Officer at TV Globo Group
  • Sinead Greenaway: Chief Technology & Operations Officer at UKTV
  • Renard Jenkins: VP Operations, Engineering, and Distribution at PBS
  • Darren Long: Group Director of Content Processing at Sky

Moderator:

  • Mark Harrison: Managing Director at Digital Production Partnership (DPP)

 


 

4:20PM – 4:35PM: Executive 1:1 Briefing | The Business Case for Microservices, Containers, and Kubernetes

 

 

Speakers:

  • Mark Russell: Chief Strategy & Corporate Development Officer at MediaKind
  • Joe Zaller: Founder, Devoncroft Partners

 


 

4:35PM – 5:30PM: Navigating the Transition to IP | Best Practice and Lessons Learned

 

 

Speakers:

  • Bob Hesskamp: SVP Global Broadcast Technology at WarnerMedia
  • François Legrand: Senior Director, Core Systems | Media Technology & Infrastructure Services at CBC-Radio Canada
  • Jose Lopes: Director of Technologuy & Operations at SIC Portugal
  • Pierre Maillat: Head of Technical Architecture at Canal+

Moderator:

  • Michel Proulx: Retired, Media Consultant, and Aspiring Ski Bum

 


 

5:30PM – 6:30PM: Networking and Drinks Hour

Sponsored by Nevion

 


 

6:30PM: End of Program

 


2019 DEVONCROFT EXECUTIVE SUMMIT | AMSTERDAM

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* Agenda Subject to Change