Without a doubt, their support means that we can deliver great industry conferences like this. On behalf of the audience, we are very grateful to them for being such an enabler for the debate
San Francisco (PRWEB) October 13, 2009
Reed Hastings, CEO of Netflix, has agreed to join the other industry-leading speakers at NewTeeVee Live, the online television industry conference. Reed will bring his perspective on the current industry inititiatives and reflect on events of the past year since his keynote at NewTeeVee Live 08.
This is the year of "TV Everywhere" for the online television industry, and on Nov. 12 the conference will explore the impact on audiences and the opportunities it creates. Aligned to the "TV Everywhere" topic will be discussions on which new platforms in the home create opportunities for content companies and entrepreneurs.
NewTeeVee Live, now in its third successful year, is designed to answer the biggest questions about the future of television. The conference has assembled the most important industry leaders to share their views and visions.
Speakers at NewTeeVee Live include:
- Amy Banse, president, Comcast Interactive Media
- Reed Hastings, co-founder and CEO, Netflix
- Kevin Lynch, CTO, Adobe Systems
- Marc Whitten, general manager of Xbox LIVE, Microsoft
- Andy Mitchell, VP of Digital and Development Marketing, CNN
- Erik Flannigan, executive vice president of Digital Media, MTVN Entertainment Group
- Randi Zuckerberg, director of Market Development, Facebook
- Avner Ronen, CEO and co-founder, boxee
- Anthony Wood, CEO, Roku
- Matthew McRae, VP and GM, Advanced Technology Products, VIZIO
- Sam Blackman, CEO, Elemental Technologies
- Bill Gurley, general partner, Benchmark Capital
In addition, we will feature 10 of the most exciting technology and content startups, selected by Gannes and Chris Albrecht, editors of online publication NewTeeVee.
A conference of this magnitude cannot successfully be delivered without the support of the conference sponsors. This year's sponsoring companies are led by primetime sponsor Comcast. The generosity and support of Comcast and other sponsors enable the GigaOM Network to deliver the show to the audience. "Without a doubt, their support means that we can deliver great industry conferences like this. On behalf of the audience, we are very grateful to them for being such an enabler for the debate," said Surj Patel of the GigaOM Network Events unit.
500 industry executives will explore the future of the planet's favorite media: television. If you wish to join them Nov. 12 in San Francisco, register for your ticket now.
Full details can be found on this web site: http://live.newteevee.com/
To hear more about our speaker additions as they happen, follow us on Twitter @newteevee: http://twitter.com/newteevee
Standard tickets cost $595, but a saver rate of $395 is in effect until Oct 16.
Please register here: http://newteeveelive-site.eventbrite.com/
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About the GigaOM Network
The GigaOM Network is a leading provider of publications and events for the technology and entrepreneurial markets worldwide. Founded by award-winning journalist Om Malik, The GigaOM Network is an online publishing company whose network of news sites reaches more than 2 million readers worldwide and provides news and insight on the developments disrupting the world of technology. The GigaOM Network includes seven award-winning sites: GigaOM covers the business of broadband, VoIP, infrastructure, mobile and wireless; WebWorkerDaily covers the future of work in a web world; NewTeeVee covers the business of online video; Earth2Tech covers the business of green technology; OStatic is a web application, news site and community looking at open-source solutions for business; jkOnTheRun offers news and insight on mobile devices; and TheAppleBlog is a leading source of information for Apple users. The GigaOM Network also produces industry-leading events, including annual conferences: Structure, Mobilize, NewTeeVee Live and Green:Net.
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