8.30 – 9.15 am
Check in, Coffee and Networking
9.15 – 9.30 am
Welcome and Opening Day 2
9.30 – 10.15 am
PANEL: Distribution, what a difference a year can make -AvOD, FaST, OTT and the other channels for distribution
Streaming has indeed revolutionized the distribution landscape, transforming the way we consume media and entertainment. Over the past few years, streaming services have experienced tremendous growth and have become the primary mode of content consumption for many people around the world. Looking ahead, it’s clear that the future of streaming holds significant potential and will continue to shape the entertainment industry.
Gianfranco Cordara, VP, Global Content Operations – former Disney+; Vicki Liao, Director Content Acquisition, Roku Channel; Niccolò Messina, CEO V-Channels; Armando Nunez, Former CEO, Global Distribution, CBS and Paramount Global;
Chris Ottinger, Head of Worldwide Distribution, Amazon MGM Studios Distribution
Jim Jusko, Executive Producer, Educator, and Former Entertainment Attorney
10.20 – 10.30 am
10.30 – 11.15 am
PANEL: International coproduction renaissance, the global strategy
Producers and distributors in the international spectrum are looking for several key factors when seeking out projects from various mediums such as books, comic books, scripted and unscripted content for movies and television. The panel analyzes some elements considered to be valuable.
Alon Araya, President, Paper Plane Productions; Erik Barmack, Founder, Wild Sheep Content; David Eilenberg, Head of Content, Roku Media; Sophie Ferron, CEO, Media Ranch; Michael Gordon, Global Television Agent, CAA Creative Artists Agency; Vaun Wilmott, Showrunner and Executive Producer
Sean Furst, GPS Global Position Studios
11.20 am – 12.00 pm
PANEL: The new frontiers in financing for film and TV
An overview of the current state of film and TV financing with a focus on NFTs and blockchain technology.
Jordan Bayne, Filmmaker, Founder – The Squad | Film3 OG; Miguel Faus, ‘Calladita’ Film Director;
Leo Matchett, CEO, Decentralized Pictures Foundation; Niccolò Messina, CEO, V-Channels
Matteo Perale, former co -Founder Wiip.
12.05 – 12-50 pm
PANEL: OK, let’s talk about AI!
A thought-provoking conversation on the impact of AI in both TV and movie industries, exploring its potential, challenges, and ethical considerations.
John Attanasio, CEO + Co-Founder, Toonstar; Leigh Brecheen, Esq, Brecheen Feldman Breimer Silver and Thompson; Dave Brown, Partner, Echo Lake Entertainment; Amy Peck, CEO, EndeavorXR, Lead Technical Advisor RCRC; Vaun Wilmott, Showrunner and Executive Producer;
Oz Krakowski, Chief Revenue Officer, Deepdub.
Robert Haiat, Senior Media Adviser, Canvas Media
12.50 – 1:40 pm
Lunch Break (Lunch is not included, but there is an hour break in the conference program and several locations around NeueHouse to grab a bite)
1:45 – 2:15 pm
DONATO CARRISI, A Conversation
A Discussion with Novelist, Screenwriter, and Director Donato Carrisi on His Creative Approach to New Projects
Hosted by Valentina Martelli, Founder and CEO of Good Girls Planet – ITTV
2:15 – 3:00 pm
PANEL: Meta-Morphosis, a conversation on Web3, metaverse, Virtual, Mixed and immersive realities
In this panel discussion, we will bring together a diverse group of experts, visionaries, and pioneers who have been actively shaping the future of digital experiences and entertainment.
Their insights and experiences will shed light on the profound impact of Web3, metaverse, VR on the TV and movie industry.
Federico Francioni, Head of Digital Ecosystem, Meta; Luisa Huang, COO and Co-Founder, Toonstar;
Christina Lee Storm, Founder & CEO, ASHER XR; Guido Meardi, CEO, V-NOVA; Lisa Watts CEO, OneTwenty/1.
Becky Davis, CEO, Insight Leadership
3:05 – 6.00 pm
Experience the new Immersive: V-NOVA special demo
Available throughout the day