Five focused streams offering unique content covering the entire media value chain from content production to distribution and monetisation and everything-in-between.
Digital disruption has increased cord cutting as consumers abandon their TV screens and created opportunities for rights holders and broadcasters to provide the meaningful interaction that the modern day sports consumer wants. The importance of developing a connection between a sport and its supporter base cannot be underestimated, and we will look at how sports and sports media rights can be exploited using the tools available in 2017. From the broadcasting of live events to the evolution of alternative formats for traditional sports, our distinguished panellists will engage the IBC crowd with their expertise on the importance of fan engagement.
Business Transformation - Tech Talks
From thought-provoking talks to illuminating case studies, the Business Transformation Tech Talks stream maps out early adopter journeys with insights. Tech luminaries from around the world will cover cutting-edge technologies, applications and products such as AI applications, voice and text bots, VR/AR.MR, cognitive services, IoT and UX innovations which are set to have a major impact on the media and entertainment industry.
Content and Production
The Content Production Stream is about showcasing innovative content strategies and production techniques in an ever shifting media, entertainment & technology world.
The Platform Futures stream focuses on exploring the age of consumer choice through examining delivery platforms, content aggregation and distribution strategies.
Audiences and Advertising
The Audiences and Advertising stream explores the latest cutting edge innovations, trends and technical strategies from across the media industry.
Business Transformation brings together the latest operational developments and technology to debate the business roadmap for broadcast and media industry.
This curated stream discusses how transforming business operations can increase efficiencies and deliver on budget whilst serving customer's demands.
Advances in Technology
Keynote sessions will foster debate and seek clarity on the myriad of challenges and opportunities facing all content creators and aggregators, both from the traditional media industry and in adjacent markets.