Friday May 4th – TEST AGENDA

    Day

  • DAY 2
  • Networking Activities
  • One-to-One Sessions
  • Panel Discussions
  • Others

  • 08:30 - 09:00

    Welcoming Coffee  

  • 09:00 - 09:25

    One-to-One Session  

    MTN video strategy across their 22 operations in the Middle-East and Africa


    Jason Lobel - Group Head of Video, MTN
  • 09:30 - 10:00

    One-to-One Session  

    WeTek


    Zlatan Bdaric - CTO, WeTek
    Mónia Gomes - Business Development Manager, WeTek
    Ofem Okapong Ofem - Group Chief Operating Officer, Trend TV
  • Panel Discussion
    10:00 - 10:45

    Building a ‘World Class’ African film and content industry  

    • What challenges exist within African content industry?
    • How to make African cinema and content industry  world class?
    • Importance of Co-Productions in Africa  
    • Monetizing content across multiple platforms

    Verona Duwarkah - CEO, Urban Brew Studios
    Delmwa Deshi - CEO, DelMedia Productions
    Myke Mwai Mugo - Director On-Air Content Marketing and Research, StarTimes Media
    Loth Mziray - Customer Service Manager, Azam Media
    Bernard Azria - CEO, Cote Ouest
  • 10:45 - 11:15

    Coffee Break  

  • 11:15 - 11:35

    One-to-One Session  

    Inview

    Driving the digital economy in Africa


    Andy Townend - COO International, Inview Technology Ltd
  • 11:35 - 11:55

    One-to-One Session  

    EBC – Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation

    The media and broadcast industry in Ethiopia is changing with the arrival of digitalisation and new players. The public broadcaster, the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation is adapting to changes to respond to the competitive TV landscape.


    Abebe Asgedom - Deputy CEO, Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation
  • 11:55 - 12:15

    One-to-One Session  

    Safaricom business activities in Kenya


    Kamal Bhattacharya - Chief Innovation Officer, Safaricom
  • 12:15 - 13:15

    Lunch  

  • Panel Discussion
    13:15 - 14:00

    Private FTAs expansion in Africa  

    • Scope for FTA development in Africa
    • What are the opportunities and challenges
    • Local content monetisation

    Danny Mucira - General Manager, BAMBA TV
    Andrew Hanlon - CEO & MD, TVC Communications
    Rodney Benn - Vice President - Africa, ABS
    Hailu Teklehaimanot - Strategy, PR & Communications Director, Kana TV
  • Panel Discussion
    14:00 - 14:45

    The rise of social media influencer in the African TV landscape  

    • What are the most effective strategies today for working with influencers?
    • Why are brands so focused on them?
    • Boosting revenue with influencer advertising on social media

    Seanice Kacungira - CEO, Blu Flamingo Digital
    Sarah-Jane Nicholson - Director, SJN Agency
    Ricardo Lopes - Business Development Lead SSA, GeoPoll
  • 14:45 - 14:50

    Closing speech  

  • 14:50 - 17:00

    Break  

  • 17:00

    Departure to Chamarel Rhumery for all guests  

  • 18:00 - 19:30

    Rhumery visit and Cocktail  

    Hosted by

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  • 19:30 - 21:00

    Dinner at Chamarel Rhumery  

    Evening set on with sumptuous 4-course menu specially elaborated by the chef

    Hosted by

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  • 21:00 - 00:00

    Closing party