BCA Show Preview - 121
SHOW PREVIEW | 26-28 June 2018
A part of
MARINA BAY SANDS * SUNTEC SINGAPORE
SUMMIT HIGHLIGHTS & DAILY PLANNER - DAY 3
Successful Implementation of AI in Broadcast Industry
Many industries are jumping onto the bandwagon of digital disruption by harnessing
the capabilities of AI, to innovate and improve their business model. In this session,
thought leaders across broadcasting and media spectrum will discuss and share
insights on the implementation of AI where it makes sense and how in return, increase
Amy Wu, Chief Financial Officer, Discovery, Inc.
Justin Ang, Head and Vice President of Product, Starhub
Moderator: Jon Watts, Managing Partner and Co-Founder, MTM
Creating Viewers' Experience Through Immersive Technologies
Virtual Reality (VR) is a transformative platform and a growing opportunity for
programme makers as a new way to interact with content for audiences. This
session discusses how Star TV brought the IPL 2018 to Virtual Reality.
Prashant Khanna, Vice President, Lead - Technology and Operations, Star Sports
Fabrice Lorenceau, Co-Founder, Head of Production, LIVELIKE
Panel Discussion: Sports Broadcasting - A New Playing Field
The pulsating action of LIVE Sports has kept couch potatoes engaged for the
past several years. But with the emergence of the ubiquitous second and third
screen, rapidly changing consumption patterns and technology leaps through AR
and Virtual Reality can Innovation be far behind? Will these changes take away
from the 'traditional'viewing experience or is there room for them to seamlessly
blend into the action? Do these new technologies actually have a business case
and can Rights owners effectively monetise them to create a sustainable value.
Which sports lend them to a truly immersive experience and what trends do we
foresee in the next few years.
Aneesh Madani, Head of Sports Partnerships - APAC, Twitter
Anurag Dahiya, Head of Content and Advertising Sales, Singtel
Cameron O'Neill, Sales Director - APAC, Riedel Communications GmbH
John Gleasure, Chief Commercial Officer, Perform Group
Mark Britt, Chief Executive Officer, iflix
Moderator: Unmish Parthasarathi, Global Head of Digital Sales,
International Cricket Council
Afternoon Coffee Break
Chairman's Wrap-up and Closing Remarks
Networking Lunch and Exhibition Viewing
BROADCASTMEDIA CL0SING PLENARY
(Commercial and Technology Tracks) DAY 3, THURSDAY, 28 JUNE 2018
Room 308/309, Level 3, Suntec Singapore
Frontier Technologies and Implementations
Creating The New Broadcast Content Economy on the Blockchain
$240 billion per year is spent by Broadcasters and OTTs on acquiring Film, TV, Sports,
and e-Sports content, but around 40% of that value can be lost to the cost and friction
of the transaction. This session explores how to use the power of blockchain to
change the paradigm of a $240 billion industry.
Ben Flint, Chief Operating Officer, Vuulr
New OTT Platform based on Blockchain Technology
Widely deployed current OTT TV service platform is primarily focusing on the service
operator side. Therefore, content providers specific requirements cannot be reflected
easily increasing dependency on media service providers.
Alticast's blockchain based OTT platform ensures complete CP-friendly system
infrastructure reducing both technical and business dependency on a particular area
while maximizing monetization for all parties.
How can content providers benefit from this Alticast's new OTT system?
Transparency in content distribution chain
Providing insights in content consumption patterns from users
Acquiring detailed information in local infrastructure (service operator and
Effective content bundling and flexible marketing policy support
Anti-piracy and hacking prevention
Joonhee Oh, Chief Technology Officer, Alticast Corp.
What are the roadblocks and bright spots for Immersive Videos?
In this session, we will discuss the industry landscape and challenges for immersive
videos like virtual reality (VR), augmented reality (AR) and 360-degree video,
and where the biggest opportunities are. We will also present case studies of how
service providers can leverage these technologies to offer compelling and engaging
experiences for their customers, and monetize them.
Bea Alonso, Business Development Director, Media Logistics, Asia Pacific and Japan,
End of Summit Day 3
* Programme is correct as at press time. The Organiser reserves the right to amend the programme as deemed necessary without prior notice