Sapan, Klein, Willner Highlight NYC TV Week

NYC Television Week is fast-approaching and the Nov. 12-13 conference presented by Multichannel News and B&C parent company, NewBay Media, keeps adding top industry leaders to its roster.

Those attending the event – comprising The Business of Multiplatform TV, Next TV Summit, Advanced Advertising and the inaugural edition of The Content Show – can listen, learn and engage with top executives via keynote speeches, panels, seminars, networking events and seminars at the Affinia Manhattan.

Among the highlights are Multichannel News editor in chief Mark Robichaux’s Content Show keynote opener (Nov. 12) with AMC Networks president and CEO Josh Sapan and his Business of Multiplatform TV closing keynote conversation (Nov. 12) with current TAPP CEO and former CNN US president Jon Klein.

The Multiplatform TV event will also feature cable veteran Michael Willner, now president and CEO of Penthera and GreatLand Connections, in a “fireside chat’ with MCN senior finance editor Mike Farrell.

MCN technology editor Jeff Baumgartner will lead the Next TV Summit talk (Nov. 12) about how apps and new technology are enabling users to view live and on-demand content on myriad devices during the panel, “Technology Improving Video Delivery on Every Screen and Device.”

At Advanced Advertising (Nov. 13), Baumgartner will moderate a discussion centering on how addressable advertising is beginning to take hold across the pay-TV industry ecosystem entitled “Bull’s Eye! How Addressability Is Putting Ads on Target.”

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