Platform Product Director, International Data, Tech, Ops & Innovation
Paul helps define the international technology platforms which allow viewers around the world to be able to watch the very best of WarnerMedia’s programmes on their devices. Paul has over 15 years experience in the industry including 5 years at Virgin Media and 10 years at OSN in Dubai. Now at WarnerMedia, Paul looks after the platforms supporting a number of brands including Cartoon Network, TNT and HBO.
Mr Ajey Anand is the CEO of Norigin Media, a Scandinavian company offering streaming TV tech solutions and services for Broadcasters, Pay TV Operators and OTT service providers. Mr Anand has managed all the sales and marketing initiatives of the company for over a decade, including international contracts with broadcasters and operators such as Deutsche Telekom, France Telecom, MTV, Telenor and Eurosports.
Journalist & Consultant
Karsten Kastelan has been a Berlin-based correspondent for a variety of news-outlets since 1991, which have included The Hollywood Reporter, Screen International, Moving Pictures and Die Welt. He has served as a jury member at the London, Dubai, Munich, Cairo and Palm Springs film festivals, among others.
Head of IT development and Projects
Head of IT development and Projects at ARTE, a Franco-German television network, Pascal is responsible for building a great video offer and experience on all existing digital platforms (web, OTT, mobile, SmartTV)
Director, Global Security Business Development
James leads business development for Synamedia’s security portfolio. He is responsible for identifying strategic opportunities, expanding the customer base and communicating Synamedia’s security products and services to the market.
Born in Rome, graduated with an M.A. in Theoretical Philosophy, Ciro Scala is the Content Director of CHILI, the OTT platform that operates in Italy, Germany, Austria, Poland and UK. Ciro joined CHILI in 2014, after consulting for various distribution companies and international platforms. Previously, he was Head of Programming and Content Acquisition of Telecom Italia's digital platforms and then of the Digital Content department of La7, working alongside with the then Director Lillo Tombolini.
Head of Innovation, Addressable TV
TV 2 Danmark
Christian is Head of Innovation, Addressable TV at TV 2, the largest commercial broadcaster in Denmark. As such Christian oversees the development of new commercial opportunities and business models in which to monetize TV 2s content, platforms, data - and our relationship with our audience.
Product Manager TV
Hutchison Drei Austria GmbH
The Austrian network operator Drei was the first operator in Austria offering a mobile TV-App solution. The Drei TV App has been extended since and is now available as an OTT streaming app on many platforms with great additional features. Since 2018 Katharina Pröll has been responsible for the TV propositions within Drei. Beside evolving modern TV services for mobile and fixed line customers, she also is familiar with the challenges of traditional TV-services. When working within the Business Development of ORS (Austrian Broadcasting Services) she accompanied the launch of the terrestrial TV-service simpliTV and was responsible for several years for the content management (terrestrial, satellite, OTT) within simpli services.
Media Market & New Technologies Expert
Member of TVN Discovery Poland Management Board in charge of all the operations, technologies and development of the Digital segment, including the VOD platform – player.
Head of Digital & OTT
Responsible of Digital Strategy at Atresmedia International. I manage the commercialization & distribution of ATRESplayer Premium International, our international OTT service. This platform is a Direct to Consumer SVOD proposition with the best Spanish content from ATRESMEDIA [the leading Media Group in Spain and a benchmark in terms of content generation, tv-series production, current affairs, and tv-shows]. Our content is very well regarded and remarkably successful in foreign markets (e.g. the internationally acclaimed and Emmy award winner, The Money Heist, Locked Up or The Secret of Puente Viejo, among others).