11:00 – 12:00 p.m.: Twitter, OTT, and the Push-Pull of Social Media and Sports Streaming
Aneesh Madani, Twitter, APAC Head of Sports Partnerships, takes to the stage to discuss how federations, clubs, and even athletes can make the most of twitter to drive OTT engagement. What defines success on the Twitter platform? How can you best make use of video content for Twitter users? And what are Twitter users of different ages and in divergent cultures looking for as a follower?
12:30-1:30: Networking Lunch (Registered Sportel attendees only)
1:30 – 2:15 p.m.: Developing Your OTT Strategy
The continual evolution of consumer devices, network connectivity, and even social media are all playing a role in the creation and launch of an OTT service. What steps should you take to make sure your OTT plans align with the needs of your viewers and audience?
Moderator: Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG, Co-Executive Director, Editorial Services
Jon Marquard, Janez Media, Principal and Founder
Tim Martin, Rugby Pass, Founder and CEO
2:15 – 2:45 p.m.: Global Trends in OTT
OTT services continue to explode around the globe, but different regions require different approaches to everything from pricing to content options, formats, and more. What is going on outside of the Southeast Asia region with respect to OTT offerings?
Featuring: Chris Wagner, NeuLion, EVP, Marketplace Strategy and Co-Founder
Interviewed by: Ken Kerschbaumer, SVG, Co-Executive Director
2:45 – 3:00 p.m.: Networking Break
3:00 – 3:30 p.m.: Next-Generation Technologies: What’s Next in Audio and Video Experiences
The industry continues to redefine the consumer viewing experience with more immersive audio and visual distribution platforms. This primer helps you understand new technologies that can make a difference for your viewers and help set your service apart from the competition.
Presenter: Pankaj Kedia, Sr., Dolby, Director for Emerging Markets