Mediatel's Videoscape

Content, distribution, data and technology

Wednesday 22 February 2017

Mediatel's Videoscape covers all aspects of the UK video market - from content and commercial strategies, to use of data and adtech.

In 2017 we showcased the best in video content, shared the latest market forecasts from senior Bloomberg analysts and hosted a keynote address identifying video effectiveness strategies for the year ahead.

Hosted at Bloomberg’s European HQ in central London, the day also featured three panels - covering content and commercial opportunities and challenges - and closed with a view from a leading advertiser and AV specialists.

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Event Partners

Agenda

9:00 - 9:30

Atrium

Registration and refreshments

9:30 - 9:35

Atrium

Introduction

Introduction and welcome from Mediatel's CEO Derek Jones.

Speakers

Derek Jones

9:35 - 9:50

Auditorium

The year that was

David Pidgeon, Editor, Mediatel Newsline showcases the best of 2016’s video - short form, long form, big budget, low budget, TV, online, big screen, mobile. It’s all here to be celebrated - along with the different platforms and devices we’re now consuming video on.

Speakers

David Pidgeon

9:50 - 10:05

Auditorium

Scene setter

Tal Smoller, European Telecom & Media Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence provides a market overview and 2017 forecasts and analysis. Bloomberg kick-starts the day with a complete market overview, inducing adspend forecasts and analysis.

Speakers

Tal Smoller

10:05 - 10:45

Content showcase presentations

What content will engage consumers over the next twelve months? AOL and ITV showcase upcoming examples of innovation in video from the world of both TV and online, including content creation.

Three presentations from: Mark Melling, Senior Director, AOL Video, Europe, Simon Daglish, Group Commercial Sales Director, ITV and Chris Goldson, Director of Creative Works and Commercial Marketing, ITV.

Speakers

Mark Melling Simon Daglish Chris Goldson

10:45 - 11:20

Auditorium

Q&A panel on advertising opportunities

Themes include:

  • How has branded content evolved?
  • What do new video services like Facebook Live and Twitter live streaming mean for advertisers and for the video business generally?
  • Can digital video attract new money from other media, whether other digital, print, radio or traditional TV - and how much?
  • How can digital publishers (online broadcasters and born-digital video providers) monetise their inventory better, using advertising?
  • Should broadcasters encourage viewers away from broadcast TV and towards their online destinations where their data and adtech destiny is in their own hands?

Chair: Peter Cowley, Founder and CEO, Spirit Digital Media
Kat Hebden, Managing Director of Shotglass Media & Head of Digital, FremantleMedia UK
Mark Melling, Senior Director, AOL Video, Europe
Simon Daglish, Group Commercial Sales Director, ITV

Chair

Peter Cowley

Speakers

Kat Hebden Mark Melling Simon Daglish

11:20 - 11:50

Atrium

Coffee break

11:50 - 12:10

Auditorium

The brand view

Matthew Gaunt, CMO, Wickes share their views on video advertising - offering a best-practice case study and their take on the opportunities and challenges for the upcoming year.

Speakers

Matthew Gaunt

12:10 - 13:00

Auditorium

What the buyers want

Panel session with agency, client and media owner guests from Carat UK, Santander and the Guardian, exploring how agencies and clients are looking to buy and understand video.

Chair: Derek Jones, CEO, Mediatel
Dan Hagen, Chief Strategy Officer, Carat UK
Kat Hebden, Managing Director of Shotglass Media & Head of Digital, FremantleMedia UK
Keith Moor, Chief Marketing Officer, Santander

Chair

Derek Jones

Speakers

Dan Hagen Anna Bateson Keith Moor

13:00 - 14:00

Atrium

Lunch

14:00 – 14:15

Auditorium

SVOD data

Julia Lamaison, Media Research & Insight Director, GfK will provide highlights and insights from GfK's syndicated studies. Includes: Current take up of OTT services in the UK – how many users are there and who are they, and why do people sign up? Do OTT services present a threat to the traditional Pay TV providers? How much time do users spend viewing? Does this vary by day of week, and what do they watch? What devices do they use for viewing? Is viewing via these platforms a social or personal experience? What is the impact of original commissions by Netflix and Amazon? Specifically what impact have The Grand Tour and The Crown had on usage and sign up to Amazon Video and Netflix? What impact does having access to an OTT service make on traditional forms of viewing? What does all this mean for the future?

Speakers

Julia Lamaison

14:15 - 14:45

Auditorium

Presentations and case studies

A series of short presentations from leading players and suppliers, focusing on ROI, monetisation and marketing strategies for digital video.

Presentation One:
Innovating planning, Emma Moorhead, Head of AV Planning, MEC.

  • How has the approach to AV planning changed in today's fragmented world?
  • Acting against the instinct and approaching the reach perspective as a secondary source
  • Why all impacts aren't equal? How to quantify what's better? (New planning tool to facilitate this)
  • A couple of examples from clients and how MEC have created channel hierarchy

Presentation Two:
Martha Robinson, former Head of Communications and Engagement, NHS and Matt Campion, Creative Director, Spirit Digital Media on user engagement during #IAMWHOLE campaign for World Mental Health Day.

Presentation Three:
Has video escaped the TV set yet? Mike Shaw, VP Sales UK and Ireland, comScore.

During this session Mike Shaw, VP Sales UK and Ireland, comScore will look at the digital video landscape in the UK, focusing on the impact of mobile on today's cross-platform video consumers, looking at how brands, agencies and publishers can thrive in today’s fragmented media landscape.

Speakers

Emma Moorhead Martha Robinson Matt Campion Mike Shaw

14:45 - 15:30

Auditorium

The future of digital video

Themes include:

  • TV buying moves to video - as buying portfolios become increasingly fragmented and complex, how will video buying change in 2017?
  • What marketers want from digital video and how that is changing: incremental reach, long-term brand building, short-term activation
  • What are the benefits of programmatic trading to an online video provider; what are the remaining barriers to broadcaster adoption and how do we overcome them?
  • TV and adtech - as Sky, Virgin and BT all line up ad-products utilising first-party data and set-top-box technology, what does this mean for advertising?
  • Impact of online viewing hitting the big screen, and what does it mean for advertising and measurement as more digital viewing is to shared television sets?
  • Going beyond the click - how will agencies provide reliable, quantifiable way to show their clients how effective video is in driving results?
  • Winning back trust - how will digital players handle their metrics in 2017?
  • What will be the impact of stricter viewability expectations on how we trade digital inventory and its value?
  • Data

Chair: Jon Block, EMEA VP of Product and Platform, Videology
Emma Moorhead, Head of AV Planning, MEC
David Counsell, Digital Trading Director, the7stars
Danny Hopwood, VP Solutions & Platform Operations EMEA, Publicis Media
Mauricio Leon, UK Commercial Director, TubeMogul

Chair

Jon Block

Speakers

Emma Moorhead David Counsell Danny Hopwood Mauricio Leon

15:30 - 16:15

Auditorium

Future visions

Closing thoughts visions for the future of content, technology and advertising from Peter Cowley, Founder and CEO, Spirit Digital Media.

Speakers

Peter Cowley

16:15 - 17:00

Atrium

Drinks reception

Speakers

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    Derek Jones

    CEO, Mediatel

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    David Pidgeon

    Editor, Mediatel Newsline

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    Tal Smoller

    European Telecom & Media Analyst, Bloomberg Intelligence

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    Mark Melling

    Senior Director, AOL Video, Europe

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    Simon Daglish

    Group Commercial Sales Director, ITV

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    Chris Goldson

    Director of Creative Works and Commercial Marketing, ITV

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    Peter Cowley

    Founder and CEO, Spirit Digital Media

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    Kat Hebden

    Managing Director of Shotglass Media & Head of Digital, FremantleMedia UK

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    Matthew Gaunt

    CMO, Wickes

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    Dan Hagen

    Chief Strategy Officer, Carat UK

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    Anna Bateson

    VP, Platforms and Partnerships, Guardian

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    Keith Moor

    Chief Marketing Officer, Santander

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    Julia Lamaison

    Media Research & Insight Director, GfK

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    Emma Moorhead

    Head of AV Planning, MEC

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    Martha Robinson

    Former Head of Communications and Engagement, NHS

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    Matt Campion

    Creative Director, Spirit Digital Media

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    Mike Shaw

    VP Sales, UK, comScore

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    Jon Block

    EMEA VP of Product and Platform, Videology

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    David Counsell

    Digital Trading Director, the7stars

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    Danny Hopwood

    VP Solutions & Platform Operations EMEA, Publicis Media

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    Mauricio Leon

    UK Commercial Director, TubeMogul

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Venue

Bloomberg European Headquarters, City Gate House, 39-45 Finsbury Square, London, EC2A 1PQ

Nearest underground:

Liverpool Street (Circle, Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan and Central lines)

Moorgate (Circle, Hammersmith and City, Metropolitan and Northern lines)

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