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North American Regional Program
Thursday 29 October

1:00 - 2:20pm ET // 6:00 - 7:20pm GMT

Streaming Strategies: How Different Platforms Bring Content to Market
1:00-1:05pm // 6:00-6:05pm - Opening Remarks
1:05-1:25pm // 6:05-6:25pm - Randy Freer, Chief Executive Officer, The Freer Company 
1:25-1:45pm // 6:25-6:45pm - Krista Whitaker, Associate, Proskauer 
1:45-2:05pm // 6:45-7:05pm - Brian Herbst, SVP, Broadcast & Innovation, NASCAR 

The State of Media:  Insights on Trends and Streaming Strategies
2:05-2:20pm // 7:05-7:20pm - John Ourand, Media Beat Writer and Abraham Madkour, Publisher and Executive Editor, Sports Business Journal

European Program
Wednesday 4 November

8:00 - 9:25am ET // 1:00 - 2:25pm GMT

Amazon: Showcasing the Autumn Nations Cup, UEFA Champions League & ATP on Prime
8:00-8:05am // 1:00-1:05pm - Opening Remarks
8:05-830am // 1:05-1:30pm - Alex Green, Managing Director, Amazon Prime Video - Sport, Europe, Amazon

IOC & ATP: Carving up your Digital Media Rights for Maximum Reach & Revenue 
8:30-9:00am // 1:30-2:00pm - Jérôme Parmentier, Head of Broadcast & Media Rights, IOC & Finn Bradshaw, Head of Digital, ICC

La Liga: Changing Viewer Habits and what that means for Sports Consumption
9:00-9:25am // 2:00-2:25pm - Boris Gartner, Chief Executive, LaLiga North America

Extended Global Programme
Tuesday 10 November

7:00am - 3:30m ET // 12:00 - 8:30pm GMT

Addictive: Rethinking The Maths Of Sports Broadcast
7:00-7:20am - Simon Andrews, Founder, Addictive

OneFootball: New Broadcast Models for Foreign Markets 
7:20-7:40am - Lucas von Cranach, CEO, OneFootball

Tiktok: Understanding Gen Z Consumption Habits
7:40-8:00am - Harish Sarma, Director, Global Strategic Partnerships, Americas and Oceania, TikTok

When Sports Return:  What Does A Great Broadcast Look Like? 
9:00-9:20am - Molly Solomon, Executive Producer, NBCUniversal Olympics Broadcast  

Building a Property a World Away: An Inside Look at NBA Africa
9:20-9:35am - Victor Williams, CEO, NBA Africa 

Getting Back on Course:  Live Events, Broadcasts and International Reach
9:35-9:50am - Rick Anderson, Chief Media Officer, PGA Tour 

Sports & Entertainment Innovation: Reaching Fans Wherever They Are
9:50-10:05am - Stephanie McMahon, Chief Brand Officer, WWE & Paul Levesque, Executive Vice President, Global Talent Strategy & Development, WWE 

DAZN & Matchroom Sport Partnering to Offer Premiere Boxing Across the Globe
10:05-10:20am - Barry Hearn, Founder & Chairman, Matchroom Sport & John Skipper, Executive Chairman, DAZN

The Rise of Streaming Services
10:20-10:35am - Jamie Hindhaugh, COO, BT Sport                                                              10:35-10:50am - Jeff Gerttula, Executive Vice President & General Manager, CBS Sports Digital 

Changing Viewer Habits: How Youth Consume Content
10:50-11:05am - Zack Weiner, Co-Founder & President, Overtime 

The New Wave of Media Innovators
11:05-11:20pm - Omar Raja, Commentator, ESPN and Founder, House of Highlights

The Rise of Original Sports Content
11:40-12:00pm- Mary Mazzio, Producer & Director, A Most Beautiful Thing and CEO & Found, 50 Eggs

Partner insights: Media Rights, Content, Distribution and More
12:00-12:15pm - Rob Freeman, Partner and Co-Head, TMT Group; Member, Sports Law Group, Proskauer 

The Future of Big Tech and Sports Media
12:15-12:30pm - Marie Donoghue, VP, Global Sports Programming, Amazon 

Next Gen Fan Experiences: The Keys to Innovative Fan Engagement
12:30-12:45pm - Geoff Reiss, GM, Yahoo Sports 

The Ad Sales Environment and the Market Moving Forward
2:00-2:15pm - Rita Ferro, President, The Walt Disney Company Advertising Sales and Partnerships

Going In-Depth: Examining the New Media Landscape
2:15-2:30pm - Chris Marinak, Chief Operations and Strategy Officer, MLB

The Rise of Original Sports Content and the Evolving Role of Corporate Brands
2:30-2:45pm - Greg Economou, Co-CEO, game1 & Basil Iwanyk, Co-Founder, game1 & Founder, Thunder Road Films

Innovators: Creating and Distributing the Premier Lacrosse League Content
2:45-3:00pm - Paul Rabil, Professional Lacrosse Player & Co-Founder, Premier Lacrosse League 

Building a Dynamic Social and Podcast Following That Resonates with Gen Z
3:00-3:15pm - Jack Settleman, Owner & Creator, SnapBack Sports

Examining Podcast Strategies
3:15-3:30pm - Seth Rubinroit, Manager, Content Integrations and Audio, NBC Sports

Asia Program
Wednesday 18 November

8:00 - 9:20am ET // 1:00 - 2:20pm GMT

ONE Championship: Taking An Asian Sports Property Global
8:00-8:20am // 1:00-1:20pm - Hua Fung Teh, Group President, ONE Championship

2019 Rugby World Cup: Next Level Digital & Social Engagement 
8:20-8:40am // 1:20-1:40pm - Marissa Pace, Chief Marketing Officer, World Rugby

Bundesliga: How European Rightsholders Are Enhancing Their APAC Reach
8:40-9:00am // 1:40-2:00pm - Robert Klein, Chief Executive Officer, Bundesliga International

FIBA: Hosting A Cycle Of World Cups In China, Australia, Japan, Indonesia & Philippines
9:00-9:20am // 2:00-2:20pm - Andrew Ryan, Managing Director, FIBA Media

MENA Regional Program
Wednesday 25 November 

8:00 - 9:00am ET // 1:00 - 2:00pm GMT

Live Nation: Building a Sports & Entertainment Foothold in MENA
8:00-8:20am // 1:00-1:20pm - Andy Oldknow, Chief Commercial Officer, Middle East, Live Nation

Esports: Innovating a Digitally Native Product Offering
8:20-8:40am // 1:20-1:40pm - Alexander Lewin, Vice President, Distribution & Programming, BLAST Pro Series and Nicolas Estrup, Director of Product & Experience, BLAST Pro Series

Creating an Authentic, Personal Social Media Brand
8:40-9:00am // 1:40-2:00pm - Tracy Harmoush, Investor & Fitness Influencer

Goal: Monetising your Digital Platforms
9:00-9:20am // 2:00-2:20pm - Ahmet Yavuz, Head of Content MENA, Goal


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