Agenda 2018

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19 MARCH 2018
20 MARCH 2018
  1. 19 MARCH 2018

    1. 08:00 - 09:15 | Registration, Networking Coffee & Meetings

      • 09:15 | Audience call & welcome

        • 09:30 - 10:45 | Opening Keynotes

          • 09:30 - 09:55

            • 09:30 - 09:55
              The Amazonification of media
              • Troy Young, Hearst Digital Media
                Troy Young, Hearst Digital Media
          • 09:55 - 10:20

            • 09:55 - 10:20
              Transforming Hong Kong's newspaper of record to build a digital powerhouse – South China Morning Post
              • Gary Liu, South China Morning Post
                Gary Liu, South China Morning Post
          • 10:20 - 10:45

            • 10:20 - 10:45
              Top media innovation trends from around the world
              • Juan Señor, Innovation Media Consulting Group
                Juan Señor, Innovation Media Consulting Group
        • 10:45 - 11:05 | Networking coffee break

          • 11:05 - 12:15 | Audience engagement / Exploring new opportunities

            • 11:05 - 11:15

              • Atrium Stage
                11:05 - 11:15
                Set your content free – a Q&A on the future of storytelling
                • Mark van de Kamp, Escenic
                  Mark van de Kamp, Escenic
              • Mitte Stage
                11:05 - 11:15
                If only I knew this before – Insights from a Media & Salesforce Executive
                • Stan Sugarman, Salesforce.com Inc
                  Stan Sugarman, Salesforce.com Inc
            • 11:15 - 11:35

              • Atrium Stage
                11:15 - 11:35
                Using emerging media formats to super-charge audience engagement
                • Maureen Hoch, HBR.org, Harvard Business Review
                  Maureen Hoch, HBR.org, Harvard Business Review
              • Mitte Stage
                11:15 - 11:35
                From magazine publisher to data business
                • Pauli Aalto-Setälä, Aller Media Oy
                  Pauli Aalto-Setälä, Aller Media Oy
            • 11:35 - 11:55

              • Atrium Stage
                11:35 - 11:55
                Differentiation in an age of 'efficient journalism'
                • Molly Miller, ALM Media
                  Molly Miller, ALM Media
              • Mitte Stage
                11:35 - 11:55
                How traditional media know-how helped VISUAL STATEMENTS become a profitable social media publishing business built on e- commerce and native ads
                • Benedikt Böckenförde, Visual Statements
                  Benedikt Böckenförde, Visual Statements
                • Kerstin Schiefelbein, VISUAL STATEMENTS
                  Kerstin Schiefelbein, VISUAL STATEMENTS
            • 11:55 - 12:15

              • Atrium Stage
                11:55 - 12:15
                Facebook and publishers: business models for a digital future?
                • Guido Bülow, Facebook Germany
                  Guido Bülow, Facebook Germany
                • Mitte Stage
                  11:55 - 12:15
                  AI and the future of work
                  • Linda Ligios, Springwise Intelligence
                    Linda Ligios, Springwise Intelligence
            • 12:15-12:20 | 5-minute interval

              • 12:20-13:00 | Revenue strategies / AI and media innovation

                • 12:20 - 12:25

                  • Atrium Stage
                    12:20 - 12:25
                    Tons of content: Who can read it all?
                    • Jens Gützkow, PressMatrix
                      Jens Gützkow, PressMatrix
                  • Mitte Stage
                    12:20 - 12:25
                    Don’t manage performance marketing by yourself
                    • Sabrina Spielberger, digidip
                      Sabrina Spielberger, digidip
                • 12:25 - 13:00

                  • Atrium Stage
                    12:25 - 13:00
                    Panel discussion: The pivot to reader revenues
                    • Stefan Betzold, BILD, Axel Springer
                      Stefan Betzold, BILD, Axel Springer
                    • Grzegorz Piechota, Harvard Business School and Reuters Institute, University of Oxford
                      Grzegorz Piechota, Harvard Business School and Reuters Institute, University of Oxford
                    • Abi Spooner, Dennis
                      Abi Spooner, Dennis
                  • Mitte Stage
                    12:25 - 13:00
                    Panel discussion: Let's talk machine learning, chatbots, automated journalism, localisation and intention management
                    • Johan Åhlund, jabberBrain
                      Johan Åhlund, jabberBrain
                    • Margaret Ann Dowling, Create and Translate.org
                      Margaret Ann Dowling, Create and Translate.org
                    • Dr. Markus Peschl, University of Vienna; theLivingCore
                      Dr. Markus Peschl, University of Vienna; theLivingCore
              • 13:00-14:15 | Networking lunch break

                • 14:15-15:05 | Exploring new business / Tech adoption in the newsroom

                  • 14:15 - 15:40

                    • Atrium Stage
                      14:15 - 15:40
                      A new kind of media for a new generation
                      • Melissa Rosenthal, Cheddar Inc.
                        Melissa Rosenthal, Cheddar Inc.
                    • Mitte Stage
                      14:15 - 15:40
                      Balancing editorial instinct with technological innovation: a conversation with IMG’s Juan Senor on the evolving role of analytics in the modern newsroom
                      • Juan Señor, Innovation Media Consulting Group
                        Juan Señor, Innovation Media Consulting Group
                      • Em Kunze, Content Insights
                        Em Kunze, Content Insights
                  • 15:40 - 15:05

                    • Atrium Stage
                      15:40 - 15:05
                      Lessons from Schibsted's money-making video machine
                      • Helje Solberg, VGTV - Shibsted
                        Helje Solberg, VGTV - Shibsted
                    • Mitte Stage
                      15:40 - 15:05
                      What newsrooms can learn from fact-checkers about innovation and collaboration
                      • Mark Stencel, The Reporter's Lab; Duke University
                        Mark Stencel, The Reporter's Lab; Duke University
                • 15:05-15:10 | 5-minute interval

                  • 15:10-15:50 | Blockchain / Revenue strategies

                    • 15:10 - 15:30

                      • Atrium Stage
                        15:10 - 15:30
                        Blockchain and the future of media
                        • Ingo Rübe, BOTlabs
                          Ingo Rübe, BOTlabs
                      • Mitte Stage
                        15:10 - 15:30
                        How Insider Inc. helps readers and generates revenues through commerce
                        • Breton Fischetti, Business Insider
                          Breton Fischetti, Business Insider
                    • 15:30 - 15:50

                      • Atrium Stage
                        15:30 - 15:50
                        Civil is about to launch a decentralized marketplace for sustainable journalism using blockchain technology
                        • Daniel Sieberg, Civil
                          Daniel Sieberg, Civil
                      • Mitte Stage
                        15:30 - 15:50
                        How, after quitting their jobs, 50 journalists built a new and profitable news business
                        • Tomas Bella, Dennik N
                          Tomas Bella, Dennik N
                  • 15:50-16:20 | Networking coffee break

                    • 16:20-17:55 | Media innovation / Brand transformation and development

                      • 16:20 - 16:30

                        • Atrium Stage
                          16:20 - 16:30
                          Consequences and technology development of AI
                          • Dieter Reichert, censhare
                            Dieter Reichert, censhare
                        • Mitte Stage
                          16:20 - 16:30
                          ‘See no evil, hear no evil, speak no evil’
                          • Koos Hussem, President & CEO
                            Koos Hussem, President & CEO
                      • 16:30 - 16:50

                        • Atrium Stage
                          16:30 - 16:50
                          Speed and innovation: Using technology to drive growth at The Washington Post
                          • Matthew Monahan, Arc Publishing, Washington Post, USA
                            Matthew Monahan, Arc Publishing, Washington Post, USA
                        • Mitte Stage
                          16:30 - 16:50
                          Building ALT.dk
                          • Sara Wilkins, ALT.dk - Egmont Publishing
                            Sara Wilkins, ALT.dk - Egmont Publishing
                      • 16:50 - 17:10

                        • Atrium Stage
                          16:50 - 17:10
                          Saving Libelle
                          • Hilmar Mulder, Libelle - Sanoma
                            Hilmar Mulder, Libelle - Sanoma
                        • Mitte Stage
                          16:50 - 17:10
                          How Olive feeds foodies' desires across multiple platforms
                          • Laura Rowe, Immediate Media Co.
                            Laura Rowe, Immediate Media Co.
                      • 17:15 - 17:55

                        • Atrium Stage
                          17:15 - 17:55
                          How The New York Times develops and grows its customer base
                          • Ben Cotton, The New York Times
                            Ben Cotton, The New York Times
                        • Mitte Stage
                          17:15 - 17:55
                          Privacy, the EU and the future of advertising
                          • Oliver von Wersch, vonwerschpartner Digital Strategies
                            Oliver von Wersch, vonwerschpartner Digital Strategies
                        • Atrium Stage
                          17:15 - 17:55
                          Brands as media owners
                          • Stuart Adamson, Thomas Cook Media & Partnerships
                            Stuart Adamson, Thomas Cook Media & Partnerships
                    • 17:55-18:00 | Wrap

                      • 18:00-20:00 | Networking drinks, dinner buffet & meetings

                      • 20 MARCH 2018

                        1. 08:00 - 09:15 | Networking coffee and meetings

                          • 09:15 - 09:30 | Audience call and welcome back

                            • 09:30 - 10:45 | Strategy

                              • 09:30 - 09:55

                                • 09:30 - 09:55
                                  AI and the future of society
                                  • Chris Boos, arago
                                    Chris Boos, arago
                              • 09:55 - 10:20

                                • 09:55 - 10:20
                                  High-speed disruption, real data, the scourge of fake news. How to win as a digital publisher
                                  • Dr. Andreas Wiele, Axel Springer
                                    Dr. Andreas Wiele, Axel Springer
                              • 10:20 - 10:45

                                • 10:20 - 10:45
                                  What next for platforms and publishers?
                                  • Vivian Schiller, Weber Shandwick; Scott Trust, USA
                                    Vivian Schiller, Weber Shandwick; Scott Trust, USA
                            • 10:45 - 11:15 | Networking coffee break

                              • 11:15 - 12:00 | Exploring new opportunities/ Voice-activated devices

                                • 11:15 - 11:20

                                  • Atrium Stage
                                    11:15 - 11:20
                                    How to engage your audience with “Google for restaurants”
                                    • Ilkka Lavas, City Magazine, Improve Media, TableOnline, EatAndTheCity
                                      Ilkka Lavas, City Magazine, Improve Media, TableOnline, EatAndTheCity
                                  • Mitte Stage
                                    11:15 - 11:20
                                    Give your journalists the tools produce professional content – any time, anywhere
                                    • Pablo Herrero, Vizrt
                                      Pablo Herrero, Vizrt
                                • 11:20 - 12:00

                                  • Atrium Stage
                                    11:20 - 12:00
                                    Single sign-on across industries – the opportunity for publishers
                                    • Donata Hopfen, verimi
                                      Donata Hopfen, verimi
                                  • Mitte Stage
                                    11:20 - 12:00
                                    Storytelling on voice-activated devices
                                    • Alexander Bregman, Google
                                      Alexander Bregman, Google
                                  • Atrium Stage
                                    11:20 - 12:00
                                    Three ways forward for modern advertisers
                                    • Bernhard Glock, MediaLink
                                      Bernhard Glock, MediaLink
                              • 12:00 - 12:05 | 5-minute Interval

                                • 12:05 - 12:55 | Media models / Exploring new opportunities

                                  • 12:05 - 12:15

                                    • Atrium Stage
                                      12:05 - 12:15
                                      Changes in consumer behaviour in using and paying for content
                                      • Nikolay Malyarov, PressReader
                                        Nikolay Malyarov, PressReader
                                    • Mitte Stage
                                      12:05 - 12:15
                                      Freewall: The third monetisation strategy because well-funded journalism matters
                                      • Prash Naidu, Rezonence
                                        Prash Naidu, Rezonence
                                  • 12:15 - 12:35

                                    • Atrium Stage
                                      12:15 - 12:35
                                      It's digital ... but not as we know it
                                      • Julian March, Future plc
                                        Julian March, Future plc
                                    • Mitte Stage
                                      12:15 - 12:35
                                      How the rise of Visual Search will impact on your media business
                                  • 12:35 - 12:55

                                    • Mitte Stage
                                      12:35 - 12:55
                                      How IDG's global pivot to hyper- vertical publisher can work for you
                                    • Atrium Stage
                                      12:35 - 12:55
                                      Using real-time algorithms for data-driven content monetisation
                                • 12:55 - 13:40 | Networking lunch break

                                  • 13:40 - 15:20 | Audience engagement

                                    • 13:40 - 14:00

                                      • 13:40 - 14:00
                                        How CNI Digital's global social media works to reinforce local brand loyalty and enhance storytelling
                                        • Hannah Ray, Condé Nast International
                                          Hannah Ray, Condé Nast International
                                    • 14:00 - 14:20

                                      • 14:00 - 14:20
                                        Bleacher Report's recipe for reaching millennial men
                                        • Lee Walker, Bleacher Report
                                          Lee Walker, Bleacher Report
                                    • 14:20 - 14:40

                                      • 14:20 - 14:40
                                        Snap judgements: Snapchat and The Economist's digital strategy
                                        • Lucy Rohr, The Economist
                                          Lucy Rohr, The Economist
                                    • 14:40 - 15:00

                                      • 14:40 - 15:00
                                        How the Social Listening via Brandwatch influences Marketing and Product decisions at the BBC
                                        • Will McInnes, Brandwatch
                                          Will McInnes, Brandwatch
                                        • Jenny Woods, BBC
                                          Jenny Woods, BBC
                                    • 15:00 -15:20

                                      • 15:00 -15:20
                                        The remarkable transformation of Atlantic Media's National Journal
                                        • Kevin Turpin, National Journal - Atlantic Media
                                          Kevin Turpin, National Journal - Atlantic Media
                                  • 15:00 - 15:15 | Wrap