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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.

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    Interview: Jean-Francois Galtier, Netgem

    2018-08-29T07:00:00Z Brought to you by

    People want to access all content on every screen and enjoy the best video and sound quality, explains Netgem CTO Jean-Francois Galtier.

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    Interview: Maria Garrido, Havas Media Group

    2018-08-28T16:09:00Z

    How to deal with content overload? With a background of almost 20 years in operational and strategic marketing and now head of the innovation unit at Havas, Maria Garrido thinks the answer lies in bringing the entertainment and advertising businesses together.

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    Interview: Nick Wilson, Endeavor

    2018-08-28T15:03:00Z Brought to you by

    Viewers want nothing short of the best and expect their content of choice to be delivered in the highest quality, explains Endeavor Chief Technology Officer Nick Wilson.

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    Interview: Peter Salmon, Endemol Shine

    2018-08-22T10:51:00Z

    Broadcasting veteran Peter Salmon has a job that demands he be ubiquitous, crossing platforms, formats and countries alike as he spins ideas around the ‘ internationally travelling community’ of one of the world’s biggest content factories.