Changing the Traditional Distribution Business

Stage 2 

Date & Time:

Wednesday, October 16 3:15 PM - 3:45 PM


N1011: Stage 2

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The rush to launch the next generation of digital video channels has created a competitive race between start-up platforms and traditional distributors. Recent technologies like blockchain architecture, 5G, AI and smart TVs are changing the way content is delivered and consumed by viewers.  This session features both new and traditional perspectives of the content distribution chain. Attendees will hear how broadcasters, linear networks and digital channels are utilizing the latest technologies to compete to reach the greatest number of viewers. 


Rebecca  Avery
Director of Content Operations
Pluto TV
Stuart McLean
Jonathan  Steuer
Chief Research Officer
Omnicom Media Group
R. Thomas  Umstead
Senior Content Producer, Programming (Moderator)
Multichannel News