WHO WE ARE

The Future of Television is the leading event for senior representatives from television broadcasters, digital studios, cable networks, digital distribution networks, brands, advertising firms, VCs, social networks, technology providers, analysts and press. Unlike some other industry events, the Future of Television focuses on bringing together the people who really matter to meet in a lively yet intimate environment that allows access and privacy to build and grow relationships and partnerships.

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On November 10-12, 2020 join the most influential decision-makers in the digital entertainment industry at Digital Media Wire’s Annual Future of Television! Held online, the Future of Television is the perfect place to gain insights and share ideas about the future of television, video, and connected entertainment!

CONFERENCE FORMAT

The Future of Television features three days and three tracks with fireside chats, roundtables, panels and presentations on digital video investment, creation, distribution, marketing and monetization. This event brings together many of the elite in the industry for top sessions and power networking. It’s not just the deals they make, but people they connect with and the long lasting relationships forged. If you are serious about the business of TV/Video entertainment, we invite you to join us at the Future of Television.

2020 Featured Speakers Include:

Aki Mandhar

General Manager UK, The Athletic Media Company

Alison Hoffman

President, Domestic Networks, Starz

Andrew Wallenstein

President and Chief Media Analyst, Variety Intelligence Platform

Ari Evans

Founder and CEO, Maestro

Ariel Horn

Co-CEO, VENN

Arif “Azerrz” Zahir

Content Creator/Influencer & New Voice of Cleveland on Family Guy

Bill Bost

President, Skydance Television

Chris Bower

SVP, Brand Partnerships, Fullscreen

Christopher Dean

Vice President, Media & Entertainment, Salesforce Industries, Salesforce

Colin Dixon

Founder and Chief Analyst, nScreenMedia

David Bloom

Consultant and Columnist,
Tubefilter

Dawn Chmielewski

Senior Editor Media, Entertainment & Technology, Forbes

Ged Tarpey

Head of U.S. Media & Entertainment Client Solutions, Twitter

Jade Sherman

Partner, A3 Artists Agency

James van Stone

President, Business Operations, Monumental Sports and Entertainment

Janet Carol Norton

Partner, Board Member and Co-Head of Television Production Department, ICM Partners

Jeff Gagne

SVP, Strategic Investments, Havas Media

Jeff Shultz

EVP and Chief Business Officer,
Pluto TV

Jenna Fidellow

SVP, Director of Client Services, Havas Media

Joan E. Solsman

Senior Reporter,
CNET

Joanne Waage

General Manager, Crunchyroll

Kevin Mayer

Former CEO of TikTok and COO of ByteDance, Chairman of Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International

Kevin McGurn

President of Sales and Distribution,Vevo

Liyia Wu

Founder & CEO, ShopShops

Mark Garner

Executive Vice President, Global Content Sales and Business Development, A+E Networks

Max Willens

Senior Reporter, Digiday

Mike Vorhaus

CEO,
Vorhaus Advisors

Ned Sherman

Partner, Manatt, Phelps & Phillips
Founder, Digital Media Wire

Phil Ranta

Chief Operating Officer, Wormhole Labs

Rob Gelick

Executive Vice President and General Manager of Streaming Services and Chief Product Officer, ViacomCBS Digital

Rob Holmes

VP of Programming, Roku

Sara Wilson

Founder, SW Projects & Creator and Host, The Digital Campfire Download

Thai Randolph

President & COO,
Laugh Out Loud

Zack Weiner

Co-Founder and President, Overtime

PAST SPEAKERS INCLUDED:

Alison Hoffman

President, Domestic Networks, Starz

Andrew Cleland

Managing Director, Comcast Ventures

Anjali Sud

CEO, Vimeo

Ann Hand

CEO and Chairman,
Super League Gaming

Beau Ferrari

Executive Vice President,
NBCUniversal Telemundo Enterprises

Bob Gruters

Chief Revenue Officer, Digital Trends, Former Group Director, Global Marketing Solutions - US, Facebook

Brett Bouttier

Co-Founder, Magnet Companies, Former President,
AwesomenessTV

Bruce Rosenblum

Former President of Business Operations,
Disney ABC Television Group

Chris Defendis

Vice President of Domestic Distribution,
WarnerMedia

Christian Kurz

SVP, Global Consumer Insights,
Viacom

Christy Tanner

EVP & General Manager,
CBS News Digital

Daniel Tibbets

President & GM,
El Rey Network

David Beck

EVP, Corporate Strategy & Operations,
WarnerMedia

David Poltrack

Chief Research Officer,
CBS

David Zaslav

President and Chief Executive Officer,
Discovery Inc

Eddy Moretti

Founder, Unbranded Pictures, Former Chief Creative Officer, 
VICE Media Worldwide

Emma Cooper

Former Global President - Non-Fiction,
Pulse Films

Floris Bauer

President and Co-Founder, Gunpowder & Sky

Garth Ancier

Former President,
BBC Worldwide America

George Strompolos

Former Co-Founder & CEO,
Fullscreen

Henry Schleiff

Group President,
Travel Channel, ID, Destination America, American Heroes Channel

Jack Abernethy

CEO,
Fox Television Stations

Jean Ellen Cowgill

General Manager,
TicToc by Bloomberg,
Bloomberg Media

Jesse Jacobs

President, 
The Chernin Group

John Landgraf

CEO, 
FX Networks

Jonathan Barzilay

Chief Operating Officer,
PBS

Kelly Day

President,
Viacom Digital Studios

Kevin Mayer

Former CEO of TikTok and COO of ByteDance, Chairman of Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International

Kevin Reilly

President, TBS, TNT, Chief Creative Officer, Turner and Direct-to-Consumer, WarnerMedia

Kirstine Stewart

Executive Committee WEF Head of Shaping the Future of Media, Entertainment and Information,
World Economic Forum, Former President and CRO,
TribalScale

Kristen Finney

EVP, EMEA
20th Century Fox Television Distribution

Laura Molen

President, Advertising Sales and Partnerships,
NBCUniversal

Leslie Moonves

Former Chairman of the Board,
President, & Chief Executive Officer,
CBS Corporation

Lynda Clarizio

Media Measurement Advisor and Former President,
Nielsen US Media

Mark Cuban

Chairman,
HDNet and Owner,
Dallas Mavericks

Mark Marshall

President Advertising Sales and Partnerships,
NBCUniversal

Mark Rotblat

Chief Revenue Officer,
Tubi

Marty Moe

President,
Vox Media

Nick Sallon

Head of US News Partnerships,
Twitter

Paula Kerger

President & CEO,
PBS

Peter Gallagher

Chief Operating Officer, Verizon Digital Media

Rebecca Glashow

Co-Head of AwesomenessTV at Viacom

Richard Calacci

Chief Revenue Officer,
Pluto TV

Rick Cotton

Former General Counsel,
NBC Universal Group

Sandro Corsaro

Chief Creative Officer,
Fandango

Savannah Sellers

Co-Host, NBC News' "Stay Tuned" & Correspondent,
NBC News and MSNBC

Soumya Sriraman

President,
BritBox

Steve Case

Cofounder & Former Chairman,
AOL,
Chairman,
Revolution

Steve Mosko

CEO, Village Roadshow, Former President,
Sony Pictures Television

Ted Chervin

Managing Director,
ICM Partners

Ted Sarandos

Chief Content Officer,
Netflix

Thai Randolph

President & COO,
Laugh Out Loud

Thomas Gewecke

Chief Digital Officer, 
Warner Bros

Todd Spangler

New York Digital Editor, Variety

Tom Christie

Chief Operating Officer,
Showtime Networks Inc

Tom Gorke

EVP,
Head of Distribution & Business Development
Viacom

Tom Rogers

President & CEO,
TiVo

Vivian Schiller

CEO, Civil Foundation, Former Chief Digital Officer,
NBC News

Ynon Kreiz

CEO, 
Mattel

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