Cable Congress 2015 in Brussels will highlight the key issues facing the European cable industry with new perspectives and panel discussions to truly reflect the business and technological paradigm of operating in a converged environment.
The digital transformation of content, the challenges of monetising brands in a fragmented space, the battleground of technology driven business choices: all will be challenged and debated by the widest range of senior industry players.
Here’s an exclusive sneak peak of the hottest features and agenda topics for 2015:
CEO PANEL: The View from the Top
Convergence is the new consolidation and competing platforms are fast becoming “frenemies”. The question no longer is who is winning the race, but which race are we actually competing in. Hear from industry leaders as they discuss the latest trends and challenges and tell us what keeps them awake at night.
Footprint focus – Central & Eastern Europe
The Central & Eastern European market varies greatly from its Western neighbour, both in structure and in end user behaviour. Will the consolidation and convergence we’ve seen in Western Europe be replicated in the East? What are the “crown jewels” and the killer applications driving these vibrant markets forward?
CONTENT PANEL – The Hits Business
New technology continues to disrupt viewing habits, yet traditional TV platforms are thriving. Learn how programme-makers are adapting to (and profiting from) these changing conditions, as leading content creators reveal the secrets of their success. What is the DNA of a profitable TV show in 2015? And how are platforms and content producers coming together to future-proof their businesses for 2020 and beyond?