Variety TV Summit Europe


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► 2:30 to 3:15 p.m. Opportunities in Global, Localized, TV Productions
Advancing digital distribution is putting content into the hands of increasing numbers of audiences worldwide. To best take advantage of this growing appetite for TV, studios and networks realize it’s not enough to simply send U.S.-made series abroad. Audiences crave storytelling featuring their own communities and culture. How are distributors aligning with the international marketplace on localized co-productions? What are examples of current localized productions that are breaking through to audiences?
Moderator: Henry Chu, International Editor, Variety
• Steven November, Creative Director, Lionsgate U.K
• Jean-Louis Blot, President, Warner Bros. International Television Production France
• Fabrice de La Patellière, Head of Fiction Canal Plus
• Kristin Jones, SVP, International, AMC and SundanceTV
• Hannes Heyelmann, SVP and Managing Director, Central & Eastern Europe & International Original Programming Strategy, Turner

► 3:15 p.m. to 3:45 p.m. Keynote Conversation with Dominique Delport, Chairman, Vivendi Content and Global Managing Director, Havas
Interviewed by Elsa Keslassy, International Reporter, Variety

► 3:45 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Next Generation TV Worldwide
It’s easy to get whiplash, with content options in every direction audiences turn. How are global media companies broadening their reach with new digital channels, and avoiding spreading their audiences too thin across such a large sea of choice? How does audience behavior vary from territory to territory? How are online platforms staying competitive as traditional media companies sharpen their digital focus? Top multiplatform chiefs will explore today and future opportunities in the entertainment industry.
Moderator: John Hopewell, International Reporter, Variety
• Jan Mojto, CEO, Beta Film GmbH
• Manuel Alduy, SVP, Sales & Development, 20th Century Fox
• Ruth Berry, Managing Director, ITV Studios
• Marcus Ammon, SVP Film & Entertainment, Sky Deutschland
• Courtney Williams, Regional Director, Europe, Parrot Analytics

► 4:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m. Keynote Conversation with Pascal Breton, CEO, Federation Entertainment
Interviewed by Elsa Keslassy, International Reporter, Variety

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