Media Disrupted: Reinventing the Industry Through Technology, Innovation and Investment

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Tuesday | Feb 24, 2015

Media Disrupted: Reinventing the Industry Through Technology, Innovation and Investment

Disruption is happening: hear the success stories on how high quality targeted content, alternative means of distribution, taking the audience in to consideration, addressing missing demographic, partnerships for quick growth, all help to expand the market opportunities for existing and new entrants.  This event is held in partnership with the Women in Cable Telecommunications of Atlanta chapter.

Our panelists will discuss:

• How will the new forms of media evolve?

• What are the new ways of identifying and of reaching audiences?

• Who will be the big winners in the shifting dynamics of media distribution?

• What technology allows one to watch content on any device at any time?

• What is fueling growth? Where are the opportunities for growth?

• Over-the-air, over-the-top, multi-platform, on-demand and carriage deals – what’s on the horizon?

 Possible themes to explore:

• Distribution of small networks, like early days of cable, free channels similar to early growth, cable style approach

• Entrepreneurial angle – by partnering with founders and local affiliates, go from idea to successful • network in very short time – explosive growth

• Over-the-air and over-the-top as key partners, full episodes on own site

Location: 

Tuesday, February 24, 2015  

Location:

Georgia Tech Research Institute (GTRI), 250 14th Street NW, Atlanta, GA, 30318; free parking!

Agenda:

5:30 p.m. - 6:00 p.m. Members Only Reception; 6 p.m. - 7 p.m. General Networking and Start Up Alley; 7 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Program  

Sponsorship Opportunities:  

Event Sponsor - $1,500  

  • Recognition/logo on MITEF website and in HTML emails; mention in social media and during the event
  • Marketing table opportunity with corporate signage during networking at the event
  • Eight passes to the event 
  • Reach out to virginia@mitforumatlanta.org for more information 

Networking Sponsor - $500  

  • Recognition in printed program for the event
  • Corporate signage at the event (we provide)
  • Three passes to the event
  • Reach out to virginia@mitforumatlanta.org for more information

 

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