Some of television’s top minds gather together to analyze all aspects of the industry at the State of Television conference, which kicks off the inaugural NYC Television Week event. Take a sneak peek at the agenda below, which shows the diversity of the content and the high-level speakers.
WHEN: Monday, October 28, 2013, 9:00 a.m.–12 noon
WHERE: Waldorf Astoria, 301 Park Avenue (between 49th and 50th Streets)
8:00 a.m. – Registration and Buffet Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – State of the Union
Michael Powell, President and CEO, National Cable and Telecommunications Association (NCTA)
Gordon Smith, President and CEO, National Association of Broadcasters (NAB)
Moderator: John Eggerton, Washington Bureau Chief, Broadcasting & Cable
9:30 a.m.—State of Media—Content Side
10:00 a.m. – State of New Kids on the Block
Deb Roy, Chief Media Scientist, Twitter
10:30 a.m. – State of Advertising
Irwin Gotlieb, Chairman, GroupM
Moderator: Jon Lafayette, Business Editor, Broadcasting & Cable
11:00 a.m. – State of Cable
11:30 a.m. – State of Sports
David Stern, Commissioner, National Basketball Association
Moderator: Mark Robichaux, Editor-in-Chief, Multichannel News
12 Noon – Event Concludes
Monday evening, the Waldorf Astoria is home to the 23rd Annual Broadcasting & Cable Hall of Fame, with hosts Lesley Stahl and Meredith Vieira. The Hall of Fame is recognized as the leading industry event honoring the pioneers, innovators, and stars of television.
For more information on the State of Television and everything else NYC Television Week has to offer, visit NYCTelevisionWeek.com.
FREE Solutions Center Exhibit Floor Pass!
We would like to provide you a free pass to the NYC Television Week exhibit floor, named the Solutions Center, presented by NAB Show. The Solutions Center is located at the Metropolitan Pavilion and will be open on October 29 and 30.
Some of the exhibitors you will meet include: AJA Video Systems, B&H, Canon, Comcast Wholesale, Dolby Laboratories, FreeWheel, Hybrid TV, Manios Digital & Film, Sony, Verizon Digital Media Services, Vitec Group, and Westcott.
Use this link to register for a complimentary pass to NYC Television Week’s Solutions Center exhibit floor (a $25 value).