Digital Futures Exchange
Explore digital trends and strategies for local markets.
With a sharp focus on driving digital revenue for local media, this event brings digital officers, managers, general managers, and account managers together for an interactive discussion of digital trends and strategies for local markets. A diverse combination of bright minds and experts discuss how future technologies will impact local media and strategies for leveraging current opportunities.
Connect and Network: Creating the Future of News Idea Exchange and Reception
Sunday, April 7 | 3:20 - 5:30 p.m.
N262/N264, North Hall Meeting Rooms
DFX Attendees are invited to join us for a Reception and Idea Exchange on Sunday, April 7 beginning with the Creating the Future of News Session at 3:20 p.m.
Building a Culture of InnovationCreating a culture of innovation within your company is increasingly a key differentiator when dealing with disruptive change and new business opportunity. During this session, join us as we explore how different organizations strive to create new opportunity through the creation a culture of...
Business Models for Local OTTPart A: Fireside chat with Adam Wiener about CBSN Local (10:40 a.m.)
Part B: Panel Discussion (11:15 a.m.)
Daniel Barreto: Haystack TV
Rebekah Dopp: Google
Sam Matheny, NAB (Moderator)
Playing with the PlatformsPart A: A Deep Diving in PEW’s recent study on Local News: Galen Stocking
Part B: A discussion of working with platforms by the Local Media Consortium
Christian Hendricks: Local Media Consortium
Tobias Bennett: Local Media Consortium
Anthony Katsur: Nexstar
James Green: Lee Enterprises
Creating the Future of News Idea Exchange and ReceptionThe best way to know the future is to create it. Key industry leaders and experts from Arizona State University including Andrew Heyward and Frank Mungeam guide a discussion on experiments in journalism, digital innovation in news, and building the newsroom of the future.
This session will lead...
The Future of TransportationJump in the vehicle of future and prepare to be entertained. This fast-paced block explores how innovations and experiments in the car today are going to change the passenger experience in one to three years.
Part A - Conversation with AWS Auto Hector Leano, Amazon...