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Programme 2017 - Day 1

*Note: The programme is subject to change

08:00-09:30

Registration, networking coffee and meetings

09:30-09:35

Welcome

09:35-10:00

Opening Speaker

Speaker to be announced soon.

10:00-10:25

Strategy

How a relentless focus on the user drives strategy and business success

Jay Lauf, President & Publisher, Quartz and SVP, Atlantic Media, USA

10:25-10:50

Innovation

Top innovations in media, from around the world

John Wilpers, Innovation Media Consulting, USA


10:50-11:10

Networking coffee break


11:10-11:30

Track Sessions

11:10-11:30

Atrium Stage

Connected World

Marketing in the age of connected consumers

Paul Berney, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, mCordis and Connected Marketer Institute, UK and USA

11:10-11:30

Mitte Stage

                   Strategies for a Visual World

Where to next for TV and online video


Adam Poulter, Managing Director: EMEA, LatAm and APAC, Vubiquity International, UK

11:10-11:50

Lichthof Stage

                              Masterclass

Developing a personal brand into a media brand


Zanita Whittington, Creative Director, Photographer and Model, Zanita Studio, USA and Sweden


11:30-11:50

Track Sessions

11:30-11:50

Atrium Stage

Connected World

Speaker to be announced soon.

11:30-11:50

Mitte Stage

Strategies for a Visual World

Maximising audience engagement with video in the era of social media

Alan Saura, Audience Development Strategist, AJ+, USA


11:50-11:55

5-minute interval


11:55-12:15

Track Sessions

11:55-12:15

Atrium Stage

Pureplay Strategy

Being Awesome: How AwesomenessTV builds to dominate globally

Kelly Day, Chief Digital Officer, AwesomenessTV, USA

11:30-11:50

Mitte Stage

Audience Engagement

Winning attention in the age of platforms

Daniel Butler, CEO and Co-Founder, Socius, UK and Norway

11:55-12:15

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:15-12:35

Track Sessions

12:15-12:35

Atrium Stage

                         Pureplay Strategy

Social Platforms - producing content for where people are

 
Athan Stephanopoulos, President, NowThis, USA

12:15-12:35

Mitte Stage

                      Audience Engagement

Tech innovation and the future of event attendee experiences


David Chalmers, Senior Marketing Director: Europe, Cvent, UK

12:15-12:35

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:35-12:55

Track Sessions

12:35-12:55

Atrium Stage

Online optimisation

Predictably outperforming - How to win the digital content race in an age of machine learning

Volker Smid, CEO, Searchmetrics, Germany

12:35-12:55

Mitte Stage

Audience engagement

Speaker to be announced soon.

12:35-12:55

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:55-14:00

Networking lunch break


14:00-14:20

Track Sessions

14:00-14:20

Atrium Stage

Luxury Innovation

Digital innovation in luxury media

Jeff Litvack, COO, Robb Report, USA

14:00-14:20

Mitte Stage

Audience Development

Bringing the audience inside

Francesca Donner, Director of Times Insider, The New York Times, USA

14:00-14:20

Lichthof Stage

Data and Privacy

Balancing audience tracking with secure and private browsing

Marc Al-Hames, Managing Director, CLIQZ, Germany


14:20-14:40

Track Sessions

14:20-14:40

Atrium Stage

Luxury Innovation

How some of the world's most iconic luxury brands innovate with immersive storytelling

John Peeters, Director of Business Development and Co-Owner, Holition, UK

14:20-14:40

Mitte Stage

Audience Development

From audience engagement to customer conversion

Sergio Liscia, Digital and Business Development Director, Wolters Kluwer, Italy

14:20-14:40

Lichthof Stage

Data and privacy

Speaker to be announced soon.


14:40-14:45

5-minute interval


14:45-15:05

Track Sessions

14:45-15:05

Atrium Stage

News Innovation

Handelsblatt's transformation: from content to community to holistic experience

Frank Dopheide, Managing Director, Handelsblatt Publishing Group, Germany

14:45-15:05

Mitte Stage

                      Monetisation Strategies

Strategies for developing digital revenue streams


Brandon Paine, Chief Revenue Officer, Independent Journal Review, USA

14:45-15:45

Lichthof Stage

Masterclass

How to develop strategic roadmaps for organisational and business unit transformation

Lucy Küng, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University, UK & Switzerland


15:05-15:25

Track Sessions

15:05-15:25

Atrium Stage

News Innovation

Key trends in multi-platform news innovation at NBC News

Moritz Gimbel, VP: Product, NBC News Digital, USA

15:05-15:25

Mitte Stage

Monetisation Strategies

Publishers as branded content agencies: what works, and what does not

Mark Stephens, Head of Content Marketing, The Foundry, UK


15:25-15:45

Track Sessions

15:25-15:45

Atrium Stage

                          News Innovation

The Washington Post experiments: identifying, creating and executing new storytelling experiences


Jeremy Gilbert, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Washington Post, USA

15:25-15:45

Mitte Stage

Monetisation strategies

Speaker to be announced soon.


15:45-16:15

Networking coffee break


16:15-16:40

Track Sessions

16:15-16:40

Atrium Stage

Investment strategy

VC view: How to make digital innovation work

Daniel Cohen, General Partner, Carmel Ventures, Israel

16:15-16:40

Mitte Stage

Storytelling

Visual storytelling to engage the social, mobile generation

Maximilian Gall, CEO and Founder, TargetVideo, Germany

16:15-17:05

Lichthof Stage

Masterclass

Understanding and applying emerging technologies to drive storytelling and consumer engagement

John Peeters, Director of Business Development and Co-Owner, Holition, The Netherlands


16:40-17:05

Track sessions

16:40-17:05

Atrium Stage

                        Investment strategy

Trends in venture capitalism and what it means for media companies


Christoph Schuh, Functional Board Member, Lakestar, Germany

16:40-17:05

Mitte Stage

Storytelling

Speaker to be announced soon.


17:05-17:10

5-minute interval


17:10-17:35

Track sessions

17:10-17:35

Atrium Stage

Strategy

Using social to become part of users' media habits

Samantha Barry, Senior Director of Social News, CNN, USA

17:10-17:35

Mitte Stage

                          Data and Analytics

How to boost audience insights and profiling for enhanced ad performance


Edoardo Jacucci, Chief Product Officer, Bisnode, Norway

17:10-17:35

Lichthof Stage

Future focus

Speaker to be announced soon.


17:35-18:00

Track sessions

17:35-18:00

Atrium Stage

Strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.

17:35-18:00

Mitte Stage

                        Data and Analytics                              

Why listening, now more than ever, is crucial for designing content strategies


Steffen Konrath, CEO and Founder, Liquid Newsroom, Germany

17:35-18:00

Lichthof Stage

Future focus

Speaker to be announced soon.


18:00-19:30

Networking drinks and meetings

19:30-21:30

Free time

21:30

DIS Late - Karaoke (pre-booked)

21:30-

DIS Late - Cigar and Rum Nightcap (pre-booked)

*Note: The programme is subject to change

Don't miss this valuable event by registering now!

Programme 2017 - Day 1

*Note: The programme is subject to change

08:00-09:30

Registration, networking coffee and meetings

09:30-09:35

Welcome

09:35-10:00

Opening Speaker

Speaker to be announced soon.

10:00-10:25

Strategy

How a relentless focus on the user drives strategy and business success

Jay Lauf, President & Publisher, Quartz and SVP, Atlantic Media, USA

10:25-10:50

Innovation

Top innovations in media, from around the world

John Wilpers, Innovation Media Consulting, USA


10:50-11:10

Networking coffee break


11:10-11:30

Track Sessions

11:10-11:30

Atrium Stage

Connected World

Marketing in the age of connected consumers

Paul Berney, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, mCordis and Connected Marketer Institute, UK and USA

11:10-11:30

Mitte Stage

                   Strategies for a Visual World

Where to next for TV and online video


Adam Poulter, Managing Director: EMEA, LatAm and APAC, Vubiquity International, UK

11:10-11:50

Lichthof Stage

                              Masterclass

Developing a personal brand into a media brand


Zanita Whittington, Creative Director, Photographer and Model, Zanita Studio, USA and Sweden


11:30-11:50

Track Sessions

11:30-11:50

Atrium Stage

Connected World

Speaker to be announced soon.

11:30-11:50

Mitte Stage

Strategies for a Visual World

Maximising audience engagement with video in the era of social media

Alan Saura, Audience Development Strategist, AJ+, USA


11:50-11:55

5-minute interval


11:55-12:15

Track Sessions

11:55-12:15

Atrium Stage

Pureplay Strategy

Being Awesome: How AwesomenessTV builds to dominate globally

Kelly Day, Chief Digital Officer, AwesomenessTV, USA

11:30-11:50

Mitte Stage

Audience Engagement

Winning attention in the age of platforms

Daniel Butler, CEO and Co-Founder, Socius, UK and Norway

11:55-12:15

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:15-12:35

Track Sessions

12:15-12:35

Atrium Stage

                         Pureplay Strategy

Social Platforms - producing content for where people are

 
Athan Stephanopoulos, President, NowThis, USA

12:15-12:35

Mitte Stage

                      Audience Engagement

Tech innovation and the future of event attendee experiences


David Chalmers, Senior Marketing Director: Europe, Cvent, UK

12:15-12:35

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:35-12:55

Track Sessions

12:35-12:55

Atrium Stage

Online optimisation

Predictably outperforming - How to win the digital content race in an age of machine learning

Volker Smid, CEO, Searchmetrics, Germany

12:35-12:55

Mitte Stage

Audience engagement

Speaker to be announced soon.

12:35-12:55

Lichthof Stage

Media strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.


12:55-14:00

Networking lunch break


14:00-14:20

Track Sessions

14:00-14:20

Atrium Stage

Luxury Innovation

Digital innovation in luxury media

Jeff Litvack, COO, Robb Report, USA

14:00-14:20

Mitte Stage

Audience Development

Bringing the audience inside

Francesca Donner, Director of Times Insider, The New York Times, USA

14:00-14:20

Lichthof Stage

Data and Privacy

Balancing audience tracking with secure and private browsing

Marc Al-Hames, Managing Director, CLIQZ, Germany


14:20-14:40

Track Sessions

14:20-14:40

Atrium Stage

Luxury Innovation

How some of the world's most iconic luxury brands innovate with immersive storytelling

John Peeters, Director of Business Development and Co-Owner, Holition, UK

14:20-14:40

Mitte Stage

Audience Development

From audience engagement to customer conversion

Sergio Liscia, Digital and Business Development Director, Wolters Kluwer, Italy

14:20-14:40

Lichthof Stage

Data and privacy

Speaker to be announced soon.


14:40-14:45

5-minute interval


14:45-15:05

Track Sessions

14:45-15:05

Atrium Stage

News Innovation

Handelsblatt's transformation: from content to community to holistic experience

Frank Dopheide, Managing Director, Handelsblatt Publishing Group, Germany

14:45-15:05

Mitte Stage

                      Monetisation Strategies

Strategies for developing digital revenue streams


Brandon Paine, Chief Revenue Officer, Independent Journal Review, USA

14:45-15:45

Lichthof Stage

Masterclass

How to develop strategic roadmaps for organisational and business unit transformation

Lucy Küng, Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism, Oxford University, UK & Switzerland


15:05-15:25

Track Sessions

15:05-15:25

Atrium Stage

News Innovation

Key trends in multi-platform news innovation at NBC News

Moritz Gimbel, VP: Product, NBC News Digital, USA

15:05-15:25

Mitte Stage

Monetisation Strategies

Publishers as branded content agencies: what works, and what does not

Mark Stephens, Head of Content Marketing, The Foundry, UK


15:25-15:45

Track Sessions

15:25-15:45

Atrium Stage

                          News Innovation

The Washington Post experiments: identifying, creating and executing new storytelling experiences


Jeremy Gilbert, Director of Strategic Initiatives, Washington Post, USA

15:25-15:45

Mitte Stage

Monetisation strategies

Speaker to be announced soon.


15:45-16:15

Networking coffee break


16:15-16:40

Track Sessions

16:15-16:40

Atrium Stage

Investment strategy

VC view: How to make digital innovation work

Daniel Cohen, General Partner, Carmel Ventures, Israel

16:15-16:40

Mitte Stage

Storytelling

Visual storytelling to engage the social, mobile generation

Maximilian Gall, CEO and Founder, TargetVideo, Germany

16:15-17:05

Lichthof Stage

Masterclass

Understanding and applying emerging technologies to drive storytelling and consumer engagement

John Peeters, Director of Business Development and Co-Owner, Holition, The Netherlands


16:40-17:05

Track sessions

16:40-17:05

Atrium Stage

                        Investment strategy

Trends in venture capitalism and what it means for media companies


Christoph Schuh, Functional Board Member, Lakestar, Germany

16:40-17:05

Mitte Stage

Storytelling

Speaker to be announced soon.


17:05-17:10

5-minute interval


17:10-17:35

Track sessions

17:10-17:35

Atrium Stage

Strategy

Using social to become part of users' media habits

Samantha Barry, Senior Director of Social News, CNN, USA

17:10-17:35

Mitte Stage

                          Data and Analytics

How to boost audience insights and profiling for enhanced ad performance


Edoardo Jacucci, Chief Product Officer, Bisnode, Norway

17:10-17:35

Lichthof Stage

Future focus

Speaker to be announced soon.


17:35-18:00

Track sessions

17:35-18:00

Atrium Stage

Strategy

Speaker to be announced soon.

17:35-18:00

Mitte Stage

                        Data and Analytics                              

Why listening, now more than ever, is crucial for designing content strategies


Steffen Konrath, CEO and Founder, Liquid Newsroom, Germany

17:35-18:00

Lichthof Stage

Future focus

Speaker to be announced soon.


18:00-19:30

Networking drinks and meetings

19:30-21:30

Free time

21:30

DIS Late - Karaoke (pre-booked)

21:30-

DIS Late - Cigar and Rum Nightcap (pre-booked)

*Note: The programme is subject to change

Don't miss this valuable event by registering now!

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