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2023 Conference Speakers

Keynotes and Visionary Speakers

Serhad Doken, Chief Technology Officer, Adeia


Scott Ehrlich, Chief Innovation Officer, Sinclair Broadcast Group

Danni Hemberger, Director, Product Marketing, Plex

Jim Long, Chief Executive Officer, Didja

David Mühle, CEO, PlayPilot

Stacey Richman, Senior Vice President of Communications, Team Whistle

Bart Spriester, Vice President and General Manager, Streaming, Broadcast and Advertising, Comcast Technology Solutions

Jason Thibeault, Executive Director, Streaming Video Alliance

Goutham Vinjamuri, COO, Quickplay


Jennifer Kent, VP, Research, Parks Associates

Elizabeth Parks, President & CMO, Parks Associates

Ross Rubin, Contributing Analyst, Parks Associates; Founder/Principal Analyst, Reticle Research

2022 Conference Speakers

Keynotes and Visionary Speakers

Scott Barton, Chief Product Officer, MyBundle.TV

Nandhu Nandhakumar, President & Chair, Ultra HD Forum, SVP, Strategic Technologies, LG Electronics-Zenith R&D

Katherine Pond, Group Vice President, Platform Content and Partnerships, VIZIO

Daniel Rausch, Vice President, Entertainment Devices & Services, Amazon

Peter Scott, VP of Emerging Media and Innovation, WarnerMedia


Shikha Arora, EVP Engineering and GM MAZ, Zype

Adam Arrigo, CEO and Co-Founder, Wave

John Baker, Head of Communications Planning and Media, DiMassimo Goldstein (DiGo)

Manik Bambha, Co-founder & President, ViewLift

Mike Baron, Senior Vice President, Sales and Strategy, Americas, Friend MTS

Scott Barton, Chief Product Officer, MyBundle.TV

Nick Colsey, VP Business Development, Sony

Guido Cugi, Global Solutions Architect, Head of Team, Intertrust

Aileen Del Cid, Head of Marketing, Samsung TV Plus

Rob Dillon, Head of Product, Straight Arrow News

Serhad Doken, Chief Technology Officer, Adeia

Chris Drake, SVP, Global Head of Sales, Quickplay

Ira Dworkin, Managing Director - Communications, Media, & Entertainment, FPT Software

Field Garthwaite, Co-Founder, CEO, IRIS.TV

Ken Gerstein, VP Sales, NAGRA Anti-Piracy & NexGuard, NAGRA

Peter Gibson, Executive Director, Product, Comcast Technology Solutions

Gabe Goodwin, President & Executive Producer, Blue Duck Media

Blair Harrison, CEO & Founder, Frequency

Tripp Hornick, Chief Operating Officer, Stage Access

Joey Janisheck, Chief Technology Officer, Darkblock

Anthony Jiwa, Chief Marketing Officer, OUTtv

Zak Kadison, Co-Founder and CEO, Qewd

John Kim, Founder/CEO, Deep C Digital

Daniel Kirschner, President & CEO, Co-Founder, Greenfly

Brian Kline, President, Penthera

Paul Kontonis, CMO, Revry

Olga Kornienko, Co-Founder and COO, EZDRM

Tom Kuhr, CMO, Greenfly

Dallas Lawrence, SVP Brand Marketing and Communications, Samba TV

Kamran Lotfi, VP Product, Gracenote

Jim Long, CEO, Didja

Lori Marion, Co-Founder and CEO, Fade Technology

Juan Martin, CTO & Co-Founder, Quickplay

Curt Marvis, CEO and Co-Founder, QYOU Media

Jeremiah McMillan, Executive Producer, Ambush 8

Siva Natarajan, New Product Initiatives & Business Development, Amagi

Katy Oberdiek, Director of Product Marketing, Intertrust

Nick Oppenneer, Head of Product Growth, Sling TV

Arash Pendari, Founder and Creative Director, Vionlabs

John Petrocelli, Founder and CEO, Bulldog Digital Media

Erik Ramberg, VP, Head of Streaming Business, Head of Global Business Development, MediaKind

Kent Rees, General Manager, CMO, FAST Studios and the Women’s Sports Network

Greg Riker, Chief Revenue Officer, ThinkAnalytics

Marty Roberts, Senior Vice President of Product Strategy and Marketing, Brightcove

Kian Saneii, Founder, CEO, Independa

René Santaella, Chief Digital & Streaming Officer, Estrella Media, Inc. 

Shaheen Sayani, Head of Content Partnership Management, Samsung TV Plus

Jason Schaeffer, SVP, Head of Supply and Ad Sales Partnerships, Crackle Plus and Redbox

Michael Senzon, President, Digital, Allen Media Group

Tejas Shah, SVP, Commercial Strategy & Analytics, FilmRise

Rajat Sharma, Senior Director, Media & Entertainment Industry Advisor, Salesforce

Jeremy Simon, Vice President, Global Streaming Partnerships, VUBIQUITY

Geir Skaaden, EVP & Chief Products & Services Officer, Xperi

Matt Smith, Vice President, Business Development, SymphonyAI Media

Lisa Spencer, VP of Marketing, Irdeto

Ravi Viswanathan, Strategic Partnerships Lead, YouTube/Google

Lena Wasikowski, Head of Client Solutions, Synamedia

Jack Wilson, Director, Digital Content and Post-Production, Bally Sports


Kristen Hanich, Director, Research, Parks Associates

Steve Hawley, Sr. Contributing Analyst, Parks Associates; Founder & Managing Director, Piracy Monitor

Jennifer Kent, VP, Research, Parks Associates

Sarah Lee, Research Analyst, Parks Associates

Jason Paris, VP, Business Development, Parks Associates

Elizabeth Parks, President and CMO, Parks Associates

Ross Rubin, Contributing Analyst, Parks Associates; Principal Analyst, Reticle Research

Eric Sorensen, Sr. Contributing Analyst, Parks Associates

2022 Virtual Speakers

Keynotes and Visionary Speakers

Melissa de la Rama, Vice President, Distribution, WarnerMedia

Robert Gelick, Chief Product Officer, Paramount

Amit Nag, Vice President – Entertainment and Education, TELUS

Katherine Pond, Group Vice President, Platform Content and Partnerships, VIZIO

Marty Roberts, SVP, Product Strategy & Marketing, Brightcove

Ashwin Navin, CEO and Co-Founder, Samba TV

Mark Young, SVP Global Strategy, Business & Corp Dev, Fandango/Vudu; GM, Rotten Tomatoes


Nii Addy, Chief Marketing Officer, Philo

Susan Agliata, Director, Business Development, OTT Ecosystem, Samsung Electronics

Jon Cohen, SVP, Business Development and Distribution, Frequency

Tim Cutting, GM of Commercial, Reelgood

Rob Dillon, Head of Digital Product, Straight Arrow News

Peter Docherty, CTO & Founder, ThinkAnalytics

Serhad Doken, Chief Technology Officer, Adeia

Steve Epstein, Fellow Solution Engineer, Synamedia

Matthew Fite, Chief Technology Officer, Verimatrix

Andrew Fleming, Chief Operating Officer, StreamLayer

Lior Friedman, SVP, Business Development, Amagi Corporation

Fred Godfrey, Co-Founder and CEO, Origin 

Tom Goedde, Chief Marketing Officer, SimWin Sports

Ben Grad, SVP, Head of Content Strategy & Acquisition, fuboTV

Philippe Guelton, President, Crackle Plus

John Hamilton, Founder and CEO, TVDataNow

Brett Jensen, Director, Solutions, iSpot.tv

Charita Johnson, Vice President, Content & Creative Strategy, Peloton Interactive

Alexander Kann, Chief Executive, Together TV

Olga Kornienko, Co-Founder and COO, EZDRM

Sebastian Kramer, SVP, Product Management, NAGRA

Ed Laczynski, Founder & CEO, Zype

Jim Long, CEO, Didja, Inc.

Garrett MacDonald, Chief Commercial Officer, IRIS.TV

William Marks, SVP, Business Development & Digital, Ovation Television

Nick Meacham, CEO, SportsPro Media

Naveen Narayanan, Head of Sports and Data Products, Quickplay

Paul Pastor, Chief Business Officer and Co-Founder, Quickplay

Michelle Perkins, Co-founder & Chief Product Officer, Fade Technology Solutions, Inc.

Geoff Reiss, Head of Fantasy & Gaming, Yahoo Sports

Greg Riker, Head of Sales and Business Development for the Americas, Comcast

Marty Roberts, VP of Media Analytics, Brightcove

Brian Ring, Sr. Director, Product Marketing, Amagi

Sourik Samaddar, Manager, Consumer Solutions, Akamai Technologies

Peter Scott, VP of Emerging Media and Innovation, Warner Media

Jeremy Simon, VP, Head of Global Streaming Partnerships, Amdocs

DeShuna Spencer, Founder/CEO, kweliTV, Inc.

Bart Spriester, Vice President and General Manager of Content and Streaming Providers Suite, Comcast Technology Solutions

Matt Starker, SVP, Head of Direct-to-Consumer Services Business & Corporate Strategy, Endeavor Streaming

James Varndell, Director of Product Management, Bitmovin

Martin Webb, Senior Product Manager, Cloud TV, Comcast Technology Solutions

Chris White, Operations Director, Friend MTS

Fariba Zamaniyan, Vice President, Data and Advertising, TiVo

Lau Zuydervelt, Product Director for Cybersecurity and Antipiracy, Irdeto

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