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IBC Conference At A Glance

90+ Sessions, 5 Streams, 400+ Speakers

Browse our curated selection of the hottest sessions and timely topics taking place over the five days of IBC, the World's Leading Media, Entertainment and Technology Conference.

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    • ADVANCES IN TECHNOLOGY
    14 Sep 2017 Emerald -
    Sophisticated media interfaces interest has been heightened by the practicality of deep-learning algorithms and the publicity associated with voice interfaces such as Alexa. Come along and be amazed at what today's latest interfaces can learn about you!
    • CONTENT AND PRODUCTION
    14 Sep 2017 E102 -
    Never have children spent more time watching screens. Yet kids' channels viewership is constantly dropping, as they move from linear viewing to YouTube and VOD.
    • PLATFORM FUTURES
    14 Sep 2017 Forum -
    Pay TV is unrecognisable from the revenue and distribution model of 10 years ago. From the use of cloud in distribution to a dizzying array of new revenue models and sets of challengers across the industry.
    • KEYNOTE
    14 Sep 2017 Forum -

    News is going through a sea-change in how it is produced, distributed and consumed. How are news organisations re-casting their business around news gathering, audience engagement and storytelling to thrive in a world of instant information? 

    • KEYNOTE
    15 Sep 2017 Forum -
    High quality / high volume content and ubiquitous digital distribution are driving change through the entertainment ecosystem like never before.
    • PLATFORM FUTURES
    15 Sep 2017 E102 -
    We delve into the evolving world of User Experience with panellists that include leaders in the field of UX design and next generation experiences for brands.
    • AUDIENCES AND ADVERTISING
    16 Sep 2017 Forum -

    In this masterclass, we discuss and debate the merits and use cases of blockchain for the entertainment industry. What are the potential applications? Who should care, why, and when?

    • BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION - TECH TALKS
    17 Sep 2017 E102 -
    Artificial Intelligence technology and its applications are poised for bigger things with its promise of unprecedented capabilities and efficiencies.
    • BUSINESS TRANSFORMATION - TECH TALKS
    17 Sep 2017 E102 -
    Chatbots and Conversation as an interface and service drives excitement despite many challenges and limitations at this stage.
    • ADVANCES IN TECHNOLOGY
    18 Sep 2017 Emerald -
    Have you heard? Audio is a cornerstone technology of our industry and it continues to impress with its innovation.
  • IBC is the only exhibition we attend. It’s very important for those in the broadcasting industry.
    Jochen Albrecht
    CTO - Albrecht Electronic
  • IBC represents an important annual industry dialogue where the worlds of technology and media intersect.
    Erik Huggers
    CEO, Vevo
  • IBC is the exhibition that gives us the most exposure in the broadcasting industry. The exhibition is a really special show and is close to everyone’s hearts. It gets better every year and has got a great vibe.
    Anoushka Farouk
    Marketing Manager - TSL
  • IBC is not about quantity it’s about quality. Conversations we have are enlightening in every sense. Everyone is here to do business.
    Robert Lisman
    Director of Marketing - Primestream
  • The greatest thing about IBC is that it provides the facilities to network with industry professionals whilst getting great knowledge on new technology.
    Gina Canzano
    Technical Support Engineer - BW Broadcast

 

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