Executive Interviews

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    Interview: Annette Schaefer, Deutsche Telekom

    2018-11-12T10:30:00Z

    Time to market is an increasingly critical challenge for telcos with a pay-TV strategy in today’s new world order of OTT players and large video streaming providers.

  • Ralph Rivera Eurosport 2018 3x2
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    Digital pitch

    2018-11-05T17:06:00Z

    Ralph Rivera was a star in the IBC2018 Sports Track headliner ‘How Eurosport is driving digital to attract new audiences’, and like many people around the show his driving desire is to see broadcast and digital converge.

  • Seth Shapiro, Alpha Networks 3x2
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    Interview: Seth Shapiro, Alpha Networks

    2018-10-09T10:47:00Z

    Seth Shapiro, Emmy winner and CEO / founder of Alpha Networks, is preparing for the launch of that company’s blockchain – enabled entertainment platform. Exposing viewers to underappreciated content from foreign markets is just one of the things the offering will focus on.

  • Mike Darcey, M247 3x2
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    Interview: Mike Darcey, M247

    2018-10-08T16:29:00Z

    The TV industry is grappling with a ‘three-way profit squeeze’, which means many companies will not make as much money as they did in the past, warns veteran broadcasting executive Mike Darcey.

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    Interview: Michelle Munson, Eluvio

    2018-10-02T09:39:00Z

    The leader of new ‘content-centric’ software start-up Eluvio shares her thoughts on evolving distribution models, and the merits of perceiving AI and blockchain as ‘tools’ to ease system implementation.

  • Yves Padrines Synamedia 3x2
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    Interview: Yves Padrines, Synamedia

    2018-10-01T15:10:00Z Brought to you by

    With the competition from OTT and media companies who are now distributing content directly to subscribers, pay-TV operators have been in search of ways to enhance their services beyond these offerings with truly personalised, high quality video experiences for their subscribers, explains Synamedia

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    Interview: Perrine Bichet, Proximus

    2018-09-24T15:56:00Z

    IBC2018 speaker Perrine Bichet on the importance of creating a content strategy for the culturally and linguistically diverse and her move from content-focussed Canal+ to telco Proximus.

  • Martinez, Eduardo Photo 2018
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    Breaking barriers to monetising audio content

    2018-09-13T07:00:00Z

    The rise of the podcast now with wide scale implementation of server-side adverts and listeners buying up audio-focussed devices, the industry is a far more welcoming place.

  • Martin Stewart
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    Targeting growth in MENA

    2018-09-07T09:36:00Z

    Industry veteran Martin Stewart has a wealth of experience in competitive markets, but the Chief Executive of OSN needs to draw on all his resources to tackle the challenges that face the big media players of the Middle East and North Africa.

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    Interview: Jürgen Nies, Rohde & Schwarz

    2018-09-05T14:10:00Z Brought to you by

    We are living through a period of profound change in broadcast transmission and distribution, but not restricted to the broadcast industry, explains Rohde Schwarz EVP and Head of Broadcast and Media Division Jürgen Nies.