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Participants are listed below in alphabetical order.

Rod Aissa (@jrodaissa), executive VP, Original Programming & Development, Oxygen Media (@OxygenPR)

Paige Albiniak (@PaigeA), contributing editor, Broadcasting & Cable (@bcbeat)

Mitch Askenas (@maskenas), senior VP Commercial, Piksel (@Piksel)

David Bank, managing director, equity research, RBC Capital Markets (@RBC)

Rob Barnett (@DamnRob), founder/CEO, Omnivision Entertainment (@OmnivisionEnt) and My Damn Channel (@MyDamnChannel)

Jeff Baumgartner (@thebauminator), technology editor, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Zachary Behr, executive producer, HISTORY (@HISTORY)

Eric Berger, executive VP, digital networks and general manager, Crackle (@Crackle), Sony Pictures Television (@SPTV)

Michael Bishara (@MichaelDBishara), senior VP Product, general manager of TV everywhere, Synacor (@Synacor)

Katie Buchanan, senior VP of programming strategy and acquisitions, CMT (@CMT)

Bill Burke (@wrburke2), director, US Video Products, AP (@AP)

Brie Bryant, VP of development and production, original programming, Oxygen Media (@OxygenPR)

Pete Bryant, executive VP of corporate development and strategic business development, Vubiquity (@Vubiquity)

Steve Capus (@SteveCapus), executive producer, “CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley” and executive editor, CBS News (@CBSNews)

Jeremy Chilnick (@jchilnick), managing partner a head of production, Warrior Poets

Kim Chessler, VP of unscripted programming, Lifetime Network (@lifetimetv)

David Clark (@daveclark), president, The Weather Channel Network, The Weather Company (@weatherchannel)

Kristyn Clement, director, research & insights, AT&T AdWorks (@ATTAdWorks)

Elizabeth Corradino, partner, Moses & Singer (@MosesSinger)

Robert Dalven, head of North American TV strategy, Videology (@VideologyGroup)

Geoffrey B. Daniels, executive VP and general manager, Nat Geo WILD (@natgeowild)

Nancy Daniels, general manager, TLC (@TLC)

Channing Dawson (@ChanningDawson), senior advisor, Scripps Networks Interactive (@scrippscomm)

Charlie DeBevoise (@cdebevoise), founder, NorthSouth Productions (@NorthSouthTV)

Robert DeBitetto, president, A+E Studios (@AENetworks)

Colin Decker (@colin_decker), group operating officer, Discovery Digital Networks (@DiscoveryDN)

Sean Downey, managing director, media platforms, Google (@google)

Vin Di Bona, CEO, Vin Di Bona Productions and chairman, FishBowl Worldwide Media (@fbwmedia)

Alan Eyres, senior VP, programming and development, National Geographic Channel U.S. (@NatGeoChannel)

David Fannon, executive VP, (@Popcornflixnews)

Mike Farrell (@MikeFCable), senior finance editor, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Laura Fleury, VP/head of programming and development, LMN (@LMN)

Barry Frey (@barryfrey), president and CEO, Digital Place Based Advertising Association

Elaine Frontain Bryant, senior VP, development and programming, HISTORY (@HISTORY)

Stephanie Gaines, VP, corporate marketing, YuMe (@YuMeVideo)

Michael Garcia, chief creative officer, Televisa USA (@Televisa_USA)

Libby Geist (@Libbygeist), senior director of development, ESPN Films (@ESPNFilms)

David George, president, Leftfield Pictures (@LFPictures)

Kent Gibbons (@CableKent), executive editor, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Joan Gillman, executive VP and COO, Time Warner Cable Media (@TWC_media)

Matt Ginsburg, VP, development and programming, HISTORY (@HISTORY)

Yosi Glick (@YosiGlick), cofounder & CEO, Jinni (@JinniDotCom)

Bruce Goerlich (@BGoerlich), chief research officer, Rentrak (@Rentrak)

Gil Goldschein, president, Bunim/Murray Productions (@BunimMurray)

ChrisGrant, CEO, Electus (@ElectusLLC)

Shade Grant, agent, international television and media, ICM Partners (@ICMPARTNERS_)

Ian Greenblatt, VP, strategy and business development for cloud solutions software, ARRIS (@ARRISEVERYWHERE)

Abby Greensfelder, co-owner & executive producer, Half Yard (@HalfYardPros)

Melissa Grego (@melissagrego), editor-in-chief, Broadcasting & Cable (@bcbeat)

Maureen Guthman, senior VP, programming strategy and acquisitions, TV One (@tvonetv)

Seth Haberman, founder & CEO, Visible World (@Visible_World)

Janet Han Vissering, senior VP, development & production, Nat Geo WILD (@natgeowild)

Tim Hanlon (@Timhanlon), founder & CEO, The Vertere Group, LLC (@VertereGroup)

Matt Hanna (@matthannanyc), head of original programming, Esquire Network (@ESQTV)

Valerie Haselton, executive producer & copresident, Sirens Media (@sirensmedia)

Dade Hayes (@dadehayes), executive editor, Broadcasting & Cable (@bcbeat)

Jeffrey Hayzlett (@JeffreyHayzlett), host of Bloomberg’s “C-Suite with Jeffrey Hayzlett” (@BloombergTV)

Myles Hazelton, president, Myles Entertainment (@MylesEntertainm)

Carey Head (@fourminutesong), head of integrated production and technology, BBH North America

Glenda Hersh, president and founder, True Entertainment (@True_Ent)

Bill Hilary, president, NUVOtv (@myNUVOtv) and Fuse (@fusetv)

Jason Hodes (@jzhodes), partner, WME Entertainment (@WMELive)

Alan Hoff, VP of strategic marketing, SeaChange (@SeaChangeNews)

Richard Hofstetter, Esq., partner and cochairman, entertainment group, Frankfurt Kurnit Klein+Selz (@FrankfurtKurnit)

Blaine Hopkins, partner and co-executive producer, NorthSouth Productions (@NorthSouthTV)

Beth Hoppe (@bethchoppe), chief programming executive & general manager, PBS (@PBS)

Daniel Holloway (@gdanielholloway), programming and digital media editor, Broadcasting & Cable (@bcbeat)

Mary Ellen Iwata (@MEIwata), VP, original content development, The Weather Channel  (@weatherchannel)

Kirk Iwanowski, chief marketing officer, EPIX (@EpixHD)

Reza Izad, CEO, The Collective Studio (@CollectiveDS)

Keith Kazerman, senior VP of national advertising sales, DIRECTV, Inc. (@DIRECTV)

A.J. Katz (@katzinblazers), editor, Ratings Intelligence (@ratingsi)

Neil Katz (@neilkatz), editor-in-chief and VP of content, The Weather Company  (@weatherchannel) (@WeatherFX)

Marcia Keegan, VP, ESPN Production (@espn)

Bruce David Klein, president & executive producer, Atlas Media Corp. (@AtlasMediaCorp)

Jon Klein (@MediaJonKlein), Founder & CEO, TAPP (@TappTV)

David Kline, COO, Ensequence (@Ensequence)

Jon Lafayette (@jlafayette), business editor, Broadcasting & Cable (@bcbeat)

Pat Lafferty, CEO, BBH North America (@BBHLA and @BBHNewYork)

John Lansing (@johnlansing), president and CEO, CTAM (@CTAM)

Bethany Latham, director, production & development management, Travel Channel (@travelchannel)

Eli Lehrer, senior VP of non-fiction programming, Lifetime (@lifetimetv)

Steven Lerner, senior VP, programming, HGTV, DIY Network (@DIYNetwork) and Great American Country (@gactv)

Katherine Lewis, senior VP, strategy & operations, Fremantle Media Digital & Branded Entertainment (@FremantleMedia)

Lauren Lexton (@LLexton), cofounder and coCEO, Authentic Entertainment (@authentictv)

Mark Lieberman, president & CEO, Viamedia (@Viamedia_TV)

Chris Linn, president, head of programming, truTV (@truTV)

Joe Livecchi, senior VP of development, CMT (@CMT)

Jens Loeffler, principal technical evangelist, Adobe Primetime (@AdobePrimetime)

Tom Lofthouse, senior VP, programming, Discovery Digital Networks (@DiscoveryDN)

Cynthia Lopez (@docuqueen), commissioner, New York City Mayor’s Office of Media and Entertainment (@NYCMayorsOffice)

Tanya Lopez (@tanyalopezbroox), senior VP, original movies, Lifetime (@lifetimetv)

Scott Lonker (@SILonk), agent, CAA (@caaspeakers)

Christine Lubrano, senior VP, original programming, IFC (@IFC)

Tara Maitra, senior VP/general manager content and media sales, TiVo (@TiVo)

Mark Malkoff (@MMalkoff), My Damn Channel (@MyDamnChannel)

Arlene Manos, president, national advertising sales, AMC Networks Advertising Sales (@AMC_TV)

Abby Marks, director, strategy and operations, OgilvyEntertainment (@OgilvyEnt)

Steve Marshall, CEO, Invision (@INVISION_NEWS)

Gena McCarthy, senior VP, programming, FYI (@FYI)

Jennifer McGovern, VP of development, East Coast, VH-1 (@VH1)

Jenn Miller (@myfeetntheair), COO and cofounder, Audiosocket (@audiosocket)

Courteney Monroe, CEO, National Geographic Channels U.S. (@NatGeoChannel)

Brent Montgomery, CEO, Leftfield Entertainment (@LFPictures)

Heather Moran, executive VP, programming and strategy, National Geographic Channel U.S. (@NatGeoChannel)

Dave Morgan (@davemorgannyc), CEO and founder, Simulmedia (@Simulmedia)

Dave Mowrey (@davem), VP, product management, Clearleap (@Clearleap)

Matthew Murphy, senior VP, digital video distribution, Disney and ESPN Media Networks (@Disney)

Mike Murphy, head of media and entertainment partnerships, Intel Corporation (@intel)

John Muszynski, chief investment officer, Spark (@Spark_SMG)

Gerrit Niemeijer, CTO, Visible World (@Visible_World)

Linda Ong (@lindaong100), president and brand strategist, TruthCo. (@TeamTruthCo)

Dawn Ostroff, president, Condé Nast Entertainment (@CNE)

Nicole Page, Esq. (@FairyLawMother), partner, Reavis Parent Lehrer LLP

Tim Pastore, president, original programming & production, National Geographic Channel U.S. (@NatGeoChannel)

Borja Perez, (@borja) senior VP, digital and social media, Telemundo Media (@Telemundo)

Adam Pincus, executive VP, programming & production, Group M Entertainment (@GroupMWorldwide)

Brooke Posch, senior VP, original programming and development, East Coast, Comedy Central (@ComedyCentral)

Jay Prasad (@jayin3D), VP of global business development, TubeMogul (@TubeMogul)

D’Angela Proctor (@Dee_Proctor), senior VP, programming and production, TV One (@tvonetv)

Aaron Radin (@aaronradin), senior VP, partnerships and portfolio products, NBCUniversal (@NBCUniversal)

Lynnette Ramirez, senior VP, Programming, NUVOtv (@myNUVOtv)

Dewey Reid, VP, executive creative director, CNN Digital (@CNNWire)

Mike Reynolds (@MamaroneckMike), news editor, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Nick Rigg, president, Loud TV (@LoudTelevision)

Benjamin Ringe, senior VP, development, Peacock Productions (@PeacockNBC)

Marty Roberts (@Marty_Roberts6), coCEO, thePlatform (@thePlatform)

Mark Robichaux (@calbecowboy1), editor-in-chief, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Marissa Ronca, senior VP of development and original programming, truTV (@truTV)

Jenna Rosa (@Jennaloveslife), director, development, Bravo Media (@BravoMediaInc)

Dan Sacher, senior VP, connected content, VH1 (@VH1) and Logo Digital

Josh Sapan, president and CEO, AMC Networks Inc. (@AMC_TV)

Shelby Saville (@shelbys), executive VP/managing director, Spark (@Spark_SMG)

Henry Schleiff, group president, Discovery Networks (@Discovery)

Eric Schmitt, executive VP, communications, TV and media, Allant (@theallantgroup)

Stacey Lynn Schulman (@Staceyschulman), executive VP, strategy and analytics, Katz Media Group

Amaryllis Seabrooks, senior director, talent—business affairs, Discovery Communications (@DiscoveryComm)

Philip D. Segal, CEO and executive producer, Original Productions (@OriginalProds)

Tracey Sheppach, executive VP, Starcom MediaVest Group (@Global_SMG), Precision Video

Evan Silverman (@EvanMSilverman), senior VP, digital media, A+E Networks (@AENetworks)

Frank Sinton (@fsinton), CEO and founder, Beachfront Media (@beachfrontmedia)

Michael Smith, general manager, Cooking Channel (@CookingChannel)

Rachel Smith, VP, current production, Bravo Media (@BravoMediaInc)

Lara Spotts, senior VP, development, Bravo (@Bravotv)

David Stefanou, VP, development, WE tv (@WEtv)

Mike Stiller (@Mike_Stiller), VP, development and programming, H2 (@More2History) and HISTORY (@HISTORY)

Joshua Summers (@jsummers1), CEO and cofounder, Clypd (@clypd)

Hardie Tankersley (@hardie), VP of digital platforms and innovation, Fox Broadcasting (@FOXTV)

Shelly Tatro, senior VP, development & programming, nonfiction, alternative & reality, A&E Network (@AETV)

Daniel Tibbets (@dtibbets), chief content officer, Machinima Inc. (@Machinima)

Claribel Torres (@ClaribelTorres), manager, video products, AP (@AP)

Peter Tortorici, CEO, Group M Entertainment Global (@GroupMWorldwide)

Rebecca Toth Diefenbach, Executive Producer & Co-President, Sirens Media (@sirensmedia)

Tom Umstead (@rtumstead), programming editor, multimedia editor, Multichannel News (@MultiNews)

Michelle Vicary (@MichelleVicary), executive VP, programming and network publicity, Crown Media Family Networks

Seth Walters, senior partner, interactive and connected TV, Modi Media, GroupM (@GroupMWorldwide)

Steven Weinstock, president & founder, True Entertainment (@True_Ent)

Todd Weiser (@toddweiser), VP, Programming and Development—Food Network (@FoodNetwork) and Cooking Channel (@CookingChannel), Scripps Networks Interactive (@scrippscomm)

Mike Welch, president, AT&T AdWorks (@ATTAdWorks)

David Wertheimer (@dwertheimer), president, digital, Fox Broadcasting Company (@FOXTV)

Courtney White, VP, program development & production, HGTV (@hgtv), DIY Network (@DIYNetwork) and Great American Country (@gactv)

Sara White, director, national networks and major accounts, AP (@AP)

Jay Wolff, regional VP Northeast, Samba TV (@samba_tv)

Scott Woodward, senior VP, programming & production, Ovation (@ovationtv)

Lori York, partner, ICM Partners (@ICMPARTNERS_)

Jessika is content engagement director of Broadcasting + Cable, Multichannel News and NextTV. She has been with the brands in various roles since 2013. In her current role, she works primarily behind the screen, keeping an eye on the website and fixing any site bugs. A graduate of USC Annenberg, Jessika has edited and reported on a variety of subjects for NextTV, including profiles on industry leaders and breaking news.