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    Interview: Enrique Rodriguez, Liberty Global

    2018-09-25T09:00:00Z

    Liberty Global’s Enrique Rodriguez looks forward to a world of gigabit broadband, video with everything, and artificial intelligence that’s actually intelligent, he told delegates during the IBC conference last week.  

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    Interview: Peter Smith, Antenna Group

    2018-09-25T07:01:00Z

    Antenna Group is an Athens-based multinational broadcaster with a very strong presence in Greece (with its ANT1 free-to-air channel) as well as radio stations, and channels in Serbia, Montenegro, Slovenia and Romania. Its media investments include broadband services, publishing, music labels, and even a credit card business. IBC365 speaks to ...

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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.

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    Breaking into banks for a living

    2018-09-24T07:00:00Z

    Hacking banks is not a pastime you’d normally associate with a leading executive of a major telco. However, it’s part of the day job for Konstantinos Karagiannis at BT Americas.

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    Interview: Steve Youngwood

    2018-09-21T10:43:00Z

    Accepting IBC’s 2018 International Honour for Excellence award on behalf of Sesame Street co-founder Joan Ganz Cooney, Sesame Workshop COO Steve Youngwood finds himself guided by timeless questions as the iconic organisation seeks to establish new shows and fresh content beyond the lasting success of its flagship.

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    Interview: David Kline, Viacom

    2018-09-16T07:00:00Z

    The media business stalwart discusses the impact of 5G on content consumption, the economics of blockchain, and the long-term Viacom vision. 

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    Interview: Matt Tabaccos, Ruptly

    2018-09-13T09:36:00Z

    A multi-disciplinary media executive with over 12 years of experience in cross media production and business development. Matt Tabaccos leads the commercial strategy at Ruptly Video News Agency, helping the company become the go-to brand in news media.

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    Interview: Amedeo D'Angelo, Inside Secure

    2018-09-13T07:00:00Z Brought to you by

    Three major threats - ad blockers, ad bots and hackers - are compromising ad-based revenue models, says Inside Secure Chairman and Chief Executive Amedeo D’Angelo.

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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.

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    Starting block for change

    2018-09-12T07:00:00Z

    The diversity chief and former pentathlete who helped the turn the Paralympics into appointment-to-view TV now wants to nail off screen representation.

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    Indie powerhouse

    2018-09-11T08:44:00Z

    The art house film platform founder Efe Cakarel explains why the niche will inherit the earth. 

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    A town square for Europe

    2018-09-11T08:42:00Z

    Renowned news innovator Deborah Turness reveals how she is harnessing new tech, platforms and formats to bring Euronews into the heart of the story and how she turned NBC back into a number one ‘challenger brand’.

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    Keeping 4 secure

    2018-09-11T08:30:00Z

    A broadcaster’s cyber strategy needs to be robust when faced with challenges but Channel 4’s Brian Brackenborough appears to have most of the bases covered.

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    Interview: Kent Steffen, CSG

    2018-09-10T09:56:00Z Brought to you by

    The digital economy is transforming the way organisations must now approach their current business and the paths they create to continued growth, explains CSG President Ascendon Digital Services and OTT Kent Steffen.

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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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    Defining HDR colour space

    2018-09-07T09:34:00Z

    Don’t mention the HDR standards war to Jeremy Booth because he is happily distanced from it. The compositing TD from Jellyfish Pictures is much more concerned with the bigger picture around colour and VFX.

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    Crunch year for European content

    2018-09-06T13:26:00Z

    Ahead of the IBC Leader’s Forum, Erik Huggers is ringing the alarm bell over the need for European broadcasters to rapidly build aggregated online offerings.

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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.

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    Interview: David Abraham, Wonderhood Studios

    2018-08-31T10:00:00Z

    The former Channel 4 boss discusses his role in saving the British pubcaster from privatisation and reveals more details of his latest venture, which fuses high-end content production with brandcasting and data insight. 

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    Interview: Mary Keane-Dawson, Truth Data Cloud

    2018-08-30T14:23:00Z

    In the wake of Cambridge Analytica and a growing number of serious corporate data misuse scandals, Mary Keane-Dawson is one of a growing number of voices arguing for a revolution in way that personal data is mined, processed and traded in advertising.