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Full details & schedule for tomorrow's VoD Forum

See below for the full line-up and presentation details for this Thursday's event at the Blue Fin in London.

Last few tickets available...

Publisher members are now entitled to free places - see below for further details, or Book your place now.

2.00 - 2.30 Registration

2.30 - 2.40 Chairman's Welcome: Bismarck Lepe, Co-Founder & President of Product Strategy, Ooyala

2.40 - 3.00 Incorporating new video platforms ...and making them pay
With examples from Dennis, M6 (Fr), TV4 (Swe), Kanal 5 (Swe) and more

Sorosh Tavakoli, Founder and CEO, Videoplaza

  • What successful publishers are doing today to monetise video
  • What publishers need to do now to ensure continued success in the evolving landscape
  • Multi-platform video advertising and what steps to take to maximise advertising revenue across platforms

3.00 - 3.20 Making VOD pay
Jana Eisenstein, Director of Publisher Services EMEA, Videology

  • Content consumption and its impact on VOD monetisation
  • The key principles of successfully monetizing VOD:
  • Content, creative, audience, analytics & metrics, channels & monetisation

3.20 - 3.40 Coffee Break

3.40 - 4.00 The UK VOD Market - Overview and Latest Developments
Sam Kayum, Managing Director UK, Smartclip

  • Size of the UK market
  • Growth of VOD over the last few years and projected growth
  • VOD interactive formats and growth
  • Multiscreen strategy (including connected TVs) + growth
  • How publishers can get in on the act of connected tv’s

4.00 - 4.20 Visualising a Connected Future - Options for Publishers
Anthony Rose, Product Visionary & former CTO, YouView & Future Media Controller, BBC

  • Options for getting content online and onto connected TV devices
  • Services and tools that can help build online portals
  • Pros and cons of different approaches
  • Cost/benefit of getting on board connected TVs now vs. waiting 12 months

4.20-5.00 Panel Discussion
Alfred Ruth, Co-Founder & VP Products, Videoplaza will join the panel

5.00-5.30 Networking Drinks Reception

New Pricing Structure for Members

Attendance at our Forums is now free for Publisher (Board and Affiliate) Members who renew membership for 2011, up to a maximum of 4 places per company. Any additional places will be invoiced at £95+vat.

Tickets for Associate Members remain at £95+vat - if you are an Associate, and wish to book, please login and register for the event, and we will invoice you.

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