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Monday, October 28, 2013

Waldorf Astoria

301 Park Avenue (between 49th and 50th Streets)

New York, NY

 

 

 

8:30 a.m.—Registration and Buffet Breakfast

9:20 a.m.—Opening Remarks: Louis Hillelson, VP/Group Publisher, Broadcasting & Cable/Multichannel News

9:25 a.m.—Opening Remarks: Eric R. Mathewson, Founder and CEO, WideOrbit

9:30 a.m.—State of the Union

  • Michael Powell, President and CEO, National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA)
  • Gordon Smith, President and CEO, National Association of Broadcasters (NAB)

Moderator: John Eggerton, Washington Bureau Chief, Broadcasting & Cable/ Multichannel News

10:00 a.m.—State of New Kids on the Block: Deb Roy, Chief Media Scientist, Twitter

10:30 a.m.—State of Advertising: Irwin Gotlieb, Chairman, GroupM, Worldwide

Moderator: Jon Lafayette, Business Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

11:00 a.m.—State of Cable: Craig Moffett, Partner and Senior Research Analyst, MoffettNathanson
Research

Moderator: Mark Robichaux, Editor-in-Chief, Multichannel News

11:30 a.m.—State of Sports: David Stern, Commissioner, National Basketball Association

Moderator: Mark Robichaux, Editor-in-Chief, Multichannel News

12 Noon—Event Concludes

 

 

 

Cocktails: 5:30 p.m. Dinner: 6:30 p.m.

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Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Metropolitan Pavilion

125 West 18th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

New York, NY

 

 

 

(TV Summit Runs All Day Tuesday—TV on Wall Street Runs Concurrently with a  Separate Agenda)

8:00 a.m.—Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.—Solutions Center Exhibits Open

9:45 a.m.—Opening Remarks: Louis Hillelson, VP/Group Publisher, Broadcasting & Cable/Multichannel News

10:00 a.m.—Keynote: Steve Mosko, President, Sony Pictures Television

Moderator: Melissa Grego, Editor-in-Chief, Broadcasting & Cable

10:30 a.m.—Broadcast Fireside Chat: Peter Liguori, President and CEO, Tribune Company

Moderator: Melissa Grego, Editor-in-Chief, Broadcasting & Cable

11:00 a.m.—Showrunners

  • Clyde Phillips, Executive Producer & Showrunner, Showtime’s “Nurse Jackie”
  • Joe Weisberg, Creator, Executive Producer & Writer, FX ‘s “The Americans”
Moderator: Paige Albiniak, Contributing Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

11:30 a.m.—Keynote Q&A: Gary Newman & Dana Walden, Chairmen and CEOs, Twentieth Century Fox Television

Moderator: Melissa Grego, Editor-in-Chief, Broadcasting & Cable

12:00 Noon-1:15 p.m.—Lunch/Solutions Center Exhibits Open

Lunch Program: Local News and Syndication in the Digital Age: How TV Stations Can Take Advantage of Today’s Multiplatform Options

As if station programmers didn’t face enough challenges from broadcast and cable competitors, now they find themselves competing with broadband as viewers discover DVR playback, streaming video and social media. Discover how stations are turning those digital distractions to their advantage with clever new promotions and production partnerships.

  • Frank C. Biancuzzo, Senior Vice President/Group Head, Hearst Television Inc.
  • Rebecca Campbell, President, ABC Owned Television Stations Group
  • Alma Derricks, Director, Customer + Media + Market Strategy, Deloitte Consulting LLC
  • Valari Staab, President, NBCUniversal Owned Television Stations

Moderator: Rod Perth, President and CEO, NATPE||Content First

Lunch Program Presented by

1:15 p.m.—One-on-One: Rich Ross, CEO, Shine America

Moderator: Melissa Grego, Editor-in-Chief, Broadcasting & Cable

1:45 p.m.—New Start-Ups

  • Christopher Balfe, CEO, TheBlaze
  • Keith Clinkscales, CEO, Revolt Media
  • Evan Shapiro, President, Pivot

Moderator: R. Thomas Umstead, Programming Editor, Multimedia Editor, Multichannel News

2:25 p.m.—NY Unscripted/Indie Production

  • Michael Hirschorn, President/CEO, Ish Entertainment
  • David McKillop, EVP & General Manager, A+E Network
  • Brent Montgomery, CEO, Leftfield Entertainment
  • Meryl Poster, President of Television, The Weinstein Company

Moderator: Dade Hayes, Executive Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

2:55 p.m.— Break

3:05 p.m.— Keynote Q&A: Mike White, President, Chairman and CEO DIRECTV

Moderator: Mark Robichaux, Editor-in-Chief, Multichannel News

3:35 p.m.—Keynote Q&A: Ed Carroll, COO,  AMC Networks Inc.

Moderator: Dade Hayes, Executive Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

4:10 p.m.—State of Network TV

  • David Bank, Managing Director, Equity Research, RBC Capital Markets
  • Ted Chervin, Partner, ICM Partners
  • Patrick Moran, EVP, ABC Studios

Moderator: Mike Malone, Deputy Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

4:40 p.m.—Closing Keynote: Engage Your Brain Programming—How to Develop It, Produce It, Promote It and Market It—Howard Owens, President, National Geographic Channels and Courteney Monroe, Chief Marketing Officer, National Geographic Channels

Moderator: Jason Silva, Host, “Brain Games”

5:10 p.m.—Opening Cocktail Reception at Metropolitan Pavilion sponsored by National Geographic Channels

 

 

 

 

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8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.—Solutions Center Exhibits Open

9:00-9:05 a.m.—Emcee Welcome

Rebecca Jarvis, Chief Business & Economics Corresponent, ABC News

9:05-9:10 a.m.—Opening Comments

Gordon Smith, President and CEO, NAB

9:10-9:30 a.m.—Opening Keynote

Elisabeth DeMarse, Chairman, CEO & President, The Street Inc.

9:30-10:30 a.m.—Panel: Forecasting

Sustaining Advertising Revenue Growth Models in a World of Change

Panelists:

  • Vincent Letang, EVP and Director of Global Forecasting, Magna Global
  • Greg Pinelo, Partner, GMMB
  • David Poltrack, Chief Research Officer, CBS Corporation and President, CBS Vision
  • Marci Ryvicker, Managing Director and Senior Equity Analyst, Wells Fargo Securities LLC

Moderator: Tom Buono, Founder, BIA Financial Network and CEO, BIA Kelsey

10:30-10:45 a.m.—Break

10:45-11:45 a.m.—Panel: M&A

The Rush to Buy Local: What’s Really Going on Here?

Panelists:

  • Randy Bongarten, Chairman and CEO, Bonten Media Group
  • Bill Hoffman, President, Cox Media Group
  • Deborah McDermott, President and CEO, Young Broadcasting LLC

Moderator: Larry Patrick, Managing Partner, Patrick Communications

12 noon-1:15 p.m.—Lunch

Sponsored by NATPE

  • Afternoon Emcee: Bianna Golodryga, Co-Anchor “Good Morning America” Weekend Edition and ABC News Business Correspondent

1:30-2:30 p.m.—Panel: Ownership

How Ownership Groups are Leveraging Innovation

Panelists:

  • Roger Keating, Senior Vice President, Digital Media, Hearst Television
  • Ted Koplar, President and CEO, Koplar Communications
  • Brian Lawlor, Senior Vice President, Television, The E.W. Scripps Co.
  • Eric Mathewson, Founder and CEO, WideOrbit

Moderator: Tim Hanlon, Founder and CEO, The Vertere Group

2:30-3:30 p.m.—Panel: Valuation and Funding

Propelling Growth through Value Drivers and Funding

Panelists:

  • John Chachas, Managing Partner, Methuselah Advisors
  • Jeff Kilrea, Managing Director, CIT Sponsor Finance
  • Barry Lucas, Senior Vice President, Gabelli & Co.
  • Carl Salas, Vice President, Senior Credit Officer, Moody’s Investors Service

Moderator: Bishop Cheen, Media/Telecom Valuation Consultant

3:30-3:45 p.m.—Break

3:45-4:45 p.m.—Panel: Retransmission

Forecasting—and Slicing—the Retransmission Pie

Panelists:

  • Steve Foerster, Vice President Corporate Development, Griffin Communications
  • John K. Hane, Counsel, Pillsbury Winthrop Shaw Pittman LLP
  • Perry Sook, Chairman, President and CEO, NexStar Broadcasting Group Inc.

Moderator: Robin Flynn, Senior Analyst, SNL/Kagan

5:00 p.m.—Opening Cocktail Reception at Metropolitan Pavilion Sponsored by National Geographic Channels

SOLUTIONS CENTER EXHIBITS OPEN

8:00 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.

Wednesday, October 30, 2013

Metropolitan Pavilion

125 West 18th Street (between 6th and 7th Avenues)

New York, NY

 

 

 

8:00 a.m.—Registration and Continental Breakfast

8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.—Solutions Center Exhibits Open

8:45 a.m.—Opening Remarks: Louis Hillelson, VP/Group Publisher, Broadcasting & Cable/Multichannel News

9:00 a.m.—One-on-One: Tony Pace, CMO, SUBWAY®

Moderator: Mark Robichaux, Editor-in-Chief, Multichannel News

9:30 a.m.—Buyers Roundtable

  • Marianne Gambelli, EVP, Chief Investment Officer, Horizon Media
  • Chris Geraci, President, National Broadcast, Omnicom Media Group

Moderator: Jon Lafayette, Business Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

10:00 a.m.—Keynote: Impact of Social TV: Steve Hasker, President, Global Product Leadership, Nielsen

Moderator: Kent Gibbons, Executive Editor, Multichannel News

10:30 a.m.—Break

10:45 a.m.—Ad Sales: Now and in the Future

  • Joe Abruzzese, President, National Advertising Sales, Discovery Communications
  • Dan Lovinger, Executive Vice President, Ad Sales Entertainment Group, NBCUniversal
  • Donna Speciale, President of Turner Entertainment and Young Adult Ad Sales, Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.

Moderator: Jon Lafayette, Business Editor, Broadcasting & Cable

11:15 a.m.—An Incremental Revenue Opportunity for Television: Dan Pelson, CEO, Generator

11:30 a.m.—Keynote: Bob Benya, President and CEO, iN DEMAND

11:55 a.m.—Making TV Everywhere a Reality

  • Michael Bishara, SVP, Products and GM of TV Everywhere, Synacor Inc.
  • Cathy Hetzel, Corporate President, Rentrak
  • Chris Wong, SVP of Business Development, Ooyala

Moderator: Jeff Baumgartner, Technology Editor, Multichannel News

12:25 p.m.-1:40 p.m.—Lunch/Solutions Center Exhibits Open

1:45 p.m.—Producing for New Platforms

  • Sean Atkins, SVP and GM, Digital Networks & Commerce, Discovery Communications
  • Colin Helms, SVP of Connected Content, MTV
  • Jim Johnson, COO, Defy Media (Alloy Digital + Break Media)
  • Chris Williams, Chief Development Officer, Maker Studios

Moderator: Louis A. Borrelli, Jr., Media Investor, Advisor & Cable Pioneer

2:25 p.m.—Future of Content Distribution

  • Richard Buchanan, VP and GM, Comcast Media Center
  • Kelly Day, CEO, Blip
  • Allen DeBevoise, Chairman & CEO, Machinima, Inc.
  • Laura Lee, Director, Content Partnerships, YouTube

Moderator: Richard Greenfield, Managing Director, Media and Technology, BTIG

2:55 p.m.—4k: Path to UltraHD

  • David Clark, President, The Weather Channel Network
  • Chris Konash, Technical Manager, Panavision NY
  • Alex Richardson, Managing Director, Wolf Star Advisors
  • Alec Shapiro, President, Sony Professional Solutions of America

Moderator: Jeff Baumgartner, Technology Editor, Multichannel News

3:25 p.m.—Break

3:40 p.m.—WWE: Changing The Way You Watch TV: Stephanie McMahon, Executive Vice President, Creative Development & Operations, WWE

Moderator: R. Thomas Umstead, Programming Editor, Multimedia Editor, Multichannel News

4:15 p.m.—Keynote: Jacqueline Hernandez, Chief Operating Officer, Telemundo Media

4:45 p.m.—NYC Television Week Concludes 

SOLUTIONS CENTER EXHIBITS OPEN

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. 

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