The Young Turks: The Next Generation of Content Creation and Distribution
Wednesday, October 1
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Presentation Theater B
Pasadena Convention Center, Pasadena, CA
A multichannel network of online video talk shows, consisting mostly of owned-and-operated shows and a select group of outside partners, the Young Turk Network (TYT Network) generates over 68 million views per month through its YouTube channels. The network’s flagship show, The Young Turks, is the largest online news show in the world with more than 1.3 billion total views and 38 million views per month.
Join Mark Register, Head Technical Producer for The Young Turks and Steven Oh, the company’s Chief Operating Officer, as they offer their perspectives on the present and future of digital content.
Register and Oh will share their experiences in producing videos, how viewers have guided their content creation, how they connect with their audiences, and how they view material in an increasingly multiscreen world.
Mark Register, Head Technical Producer, The Young Turks
Steven Oh, Chief Operating Officer, The Young Turks
The Young Turks is the largest online news show in the world, covering politics, pop culture and lifestyle. The teleprompter-free show is one of the top 50 YouTube partners, with more than 38 million views a month and more than 1.3 billion total views on The Young Turks YouTube channel. The Young Turks received the 2013 People’s Voice Webby Award for best news and politics series, 2011 News/Politics Shorty Award, Best Political Podcast 2009 at the Podcast Awards and Best Political News Site 2009 at the Mashable Awards.