Wednesday 22nd September 2020

    Day

  • DAY 1
  • Networking Activities
  • One-to-One Sessions
  • Panel Discussions
  • Others

  • 08:30 - 09:00 | 30 mins

    Registration  

  • 09:00 - 09:05 | 5 mins

    Welcoming Address  

  • 09:05 - 09:15 | 10 mins

    Industry Overview  

  • 09:15 - 09:35 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – Telenum Ivory Coast (Canal+)  

    Speaker: Helene Miasuekama Kiese, General Director – Telenum Ivory Coast (Canal+)

     

  • 09:35 - 10:15 | 40 mins

    Building a resilient African FTA industry  

    • What type of content should producers provide?
    • What are advertisers looking for?
    • What does the research tell us about what the audiences need?
    • What does the FTA broadcasters need in terms of ideas and approach?

     

    Moderated by: Tamima Ibrahim, Head of Content Switch TV – Switch Media

  • 10:15 - 10:35 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – SES  

    Speaker: Clint Brown, Vice President Sales & Market Development – SES

  • 10:35 - 11:05 | 30 mins

    Coffee Break  

  • 11:05 - 11:45 | 40 mins

    Africa’s booming music streaming industry  

    • The African music sector: current trends and potential
    • The emergence of local streaming services versus international platforms
    • How to tackle high piracy and poor enforcement of copyright

     

    Moderated by: Eddy Micah Jr, Broadcast Journalist – Deutsche Welle

  • 11:45 - 12:05 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – BBC  

  • 12:05 - 12:25 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – StarTimes  

    Speaker: Andy Wang, Managing Director – East Africa – StarTimes

    Moderated by: Tamima Ibrahim, Head of Content Switch TV – Switch Media

     

  • 12:30 - 13:30 | 60 mins

    Lunch  

  • 12:30 - 13:30 | 60 mins

    VIP Lunch (Upon Invitation)  

  • 13:30 - 14:15 | 45 mins

    Shifting TV viewing habits and usage of multiple devices: how to adapt to that reality?  

    • How can the TV still be relevant in a tablet and smartphone age?
    • Diversification of TV: introduction of multi-platform to attract young audience
    • The breakthrough of wearable screens: impact on traditional TV

    Moderated by: Lerato Mbele, Presenter – BBC World News

  • 14:15 - 14:35 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – United States Agency for Global Media  

    Speaker: Paul Marszalek, Office of Business Development – United States Agency for Global Media

     

  • 14:35 - 15:20 | 45 mins

    Eco Africa: Co-production program between Deutsche Welle and African TV Partners  

    Moderated by: Jane Kasumba – Television Broadcaster

  • 15:20 - 15:40 | 20 mins

    One to One Session – Liquid Telecom  

    Speaker: Susan Mulikita, CEO – Liquid Telecom Zambia

  • 16:00 - 18:00

    Networking Activities (Upon invitation)  

  • 18:00 - 19:00

    Cocktail  

  • 19:00

    Gala Dinner