Speakers in 2019

  • Pier Bozzano, Area24 – Content Innovation Lab, Gruppo 24 Ore
  • Jennifer Brandel, CEO and Co-Founder Hearken, USA
  • Marcus Brauchli, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, North Base Media, USA
  • Andy Brown, Chairman and CEO, Kantar Media, UK
  • Dr. Stephanie Caspar, President Technology and Data, Axel Springer, Germany
  • Jonathan Dorn, Chief Innovation Officer, Active Interest Media, USA
  • Vince Errico, Chief Digital Officer, Trusted Media Brands, USA
  • Dr. Ling Fan, Founder & CEO, Tezign, China
  • Robin Fields, Managing Editor, ProPublica, USA
  • Scott Havens, Global Head of Digital & Media Distribution, Bloomberg Media, USA
  • James Hewes, President and CEO, FIPP, UK
  • Rouven Leuener, Group Head of Digital Product, Neue Zürcher Zeitung NZZ, Switzerland
  • Elrike Lochner, General Manager, AMP Digital, South Africa
  • Ursula Morgan, President, Creative Bug, USA
  • Unmish Parthasarathi, Global Head of Digital Sales – International Cricket Council and Convergance Consultant, Singapore
  • Reed Phillips, Co-Founder and Managing Partner, OaklinsDaSilva+Phillips, USA
  • Nick Rockwell, Chief Technology Officer, The New York Times, USA
  • Tom Rowland, VP: International Licensing & Business Affairs, Meredith Corporation, USA
  • Helje Solberg, Chair, Faktisk and News Director, NRK, Norway
  • Nancy Spears, CEO, genConnect, USA
  • Tuuli Toivainen, Chief Business Officer, A-lehdet Oy, Finland
  • John Wilpers, Senior Director USA, INNOVATION Media Consulting, USA

Speaking opportunities for 2019

DIS focuses on innovation in media and related technology sectors. Established in 2007, DIS focuses on innovation within the media and related technology sectors. We are now inviting proposals from select organisations and individuals to speak at the DIS2019.

If you or your organisation are interested in speaking at DIS2019, please contact:

  • For international speakers: Cobus Heyl, Chief Content Officer at FIPP (cobus[at]fipp.com)
  • For speakers from Germany: Alexander von Reibnitz, Managing Director Print & Digital at VDZ (a.reibnitz[at]vdz.de)

Providing the following information:

  • Suggested speaker topic and short description of the topic
  • Suggested speaker and short bio of the speaker
  • Contact details