Thursday 16th May

    Day

  • DAY 3
  • Networking Activities
  • One-to-One Sessions
  • Panel Discussions
  • Others

  • 09:00 - 09:05 | 5 mins

    Welcoming  

  • 09:05 - 09:25 | 20 mins

    One to One Session- TelOne  

    Speaker:

    Chipo Mtasa- Managing Director- TelOne

  • 09:25 - 10:10 | 45 mins

    Digital FTA opportunities and success stories in Africa  

    Although in many African countries FTA TV digitalization has gone nowhere so far, in some others, terrestrial & satellite digital satellite tv is a real success.

    Speakers:

    Danny Mucira- Managing Director- Bamba TV Kenya

    Santokh Singh- Managing Director- Multi TV Ghana

  • 10:10 - 10:30 | 20 mins

    One to One Session  

  • 10:30 - 11:00 | 30 mins

    Coffee Break  

  • 11:00 - 11:45 | 45 mins

    International TV channels: What formats for Africa?  

    International tv channels play in important role in Africa as they are setting the standard for quality TV and offer diversity to a growing part of the potential audience. Nevertheless, international channels also needs to adapt their formats and programmes to the needs of Africa.

  • 11:45 - 12:30 | 45 mins

    Mobile Operators going OTT TV & Video  

    Mobile Operators are very powerful, yet they have hardly started to create a significant presence in TV & Video.  With the rise of 4G smartphone penetration, this is starting to happen.

    Speakers:

    Stephen Watson- Founder and Managing Director- DEOD

    Nana Yaa D. Oti-Boateng- Digital Product Manager- Vodafone Ghana

    Benjamin Okoroafor- CEO- Pipul TV

    Jonathan Pinifolo- CTO- Telkom Network Malawi

  • 12:30 - 13:30 | 60 mins

    Lunch  

  • 13:30 - 14:15 | 45 mins

    Monetization of TV & video via Youtube and digital platforms  

    TV broadcasters and content providers are developing their presence on Youtube and other online platforms. This panel will discuss the actual situation and challenges for TV and content providers.

    Speakers:

    Dayo Olopade- Content Partnership Africa- YouTube

    Nisha Ligon- Co- Founder & CEO- Ubongo

  • 14:15 - 14:35 | 20 mins

    One to One Session  

  • 14:35 - 15:20 | 45 mins

    A game changer : FTTH boom in South Africa  

    FTTH is booming in South Africa, a first on the continent.  This creates obvious opportunities for content providers, 3 play operators, TV channels and OTTs to be finally distributed in South Africa ! This panel will give an opportunity for all interested parties to understand the reality and perspectives.

    Speakers:

    Bradley Hemphil- CTO- Lightstruck

  • 15:20 - 16:05 | 45 mins

    Live Social TV: The next broadcasting?  

    What is the impact of social media for TV broadcasters in Africa and how to use them.

  • 16:15

    End of Day 3  

  • 16:20 - 18:30

    Networking Activities  

  • 19:00 - 20:00

    Cocktail  

  • 20:00 - 21:00

    Gala Dinner  

  • 21:00 - 22:30

    After Party