Webit.Digital Entertainment
& Media Summit

13-15 May, 2019



About the Summit

The mission of the Webit.DEMS is to set a Pan-European B2B platform for connecting, discussing, learning and policy making, focused on how digital transformation and digital innovation impact the content, media & entertainment industry.

Webit.DEMS also explores the convergence among the contemporary entertainment sources – new content formats, VR, e-gambling, AI, gaming and e-sports - and provides the opportunity to influence EU’s policy agenda on the regulated topics.



TOPICS

The program of Webit.DEMS is structured around these four main pillars:

  • New Content
    E-sports / Short formats / Online videos / New show formats / Digital Music
  • New Media
    Content discovery / Smart ads / Curation of content / AI in content delivery
  • New Entertainment
    Gaming / VR, AR / Mind-controlled toys / Robotics / E-gambling
  • Policy and Social Agenda
    @FakeNews / Education / Content roaming / Geo-blocking / Net neutrality

View Outlined Agenda

AUDIENCE

  • 40% Media & Content
    production executives
  • 30% Media Technology
    leaderss
  • 25% Telcos, Pay-TV operators and other
    content distributors
  • 05% Government, policy makers,
    regulators

  • 84% Europe
  • 9% USA
  • 7% MENA
  • 5% Asia
  • 1% Rest of the World

Outlined Agenda

14th May

DEMs (day 1)

12:30 - 12:40 Official opening

12:40 - 12:55 Keynote: Fake News and the role of social media

12:55 - 13:25 Panel Discussion: Fake news - media perspecitve

13:25 - 13:40 Keynote: New show formats and the role in education

13:40 - 13:45 Keynote: Content discovery

13:45 - 14:15 Panel discussion: The emerging digital market

14:15 - 14:45 Panel discussion: Smart advertisement

14:45 - 15:30 Networking Break

15:30 - 15:45 Keynote: Virtual reality in use

15:45 - 16:00 Keynote: New films creation

16:00 - 16:15 Keynote: Content in 21st century

16:15 - 16:45 Panel discussion: Virtual reality and new content creation

16:45 - 17:00 Keynote: Multi-Channel Experiences

17:00 - 17:05 Final notes and closing

Social Agenda

18:00 - 19:00 High Level official Reception by the Head of State (only for Platinum Pass holders)

21:00 - 23:00 Black Tie Dinner (5 stage menu and finest Bulgarian wines) including Webit.Awards (only for Platinum Pass holders)

23:30 +         The Famous Webit.Party (open to all Webit pass holders)

15th May

DEMs (day 2)

09:30 - 09:45 Keynote: The role TV shows play at home

09:45 - 10:15 Panel discussion: New education via TV & social media

10:15 - 10:30 Keynote: New show formats

10:30 - 10:45 Keynote: Content discovery

10:45 - 11:00 Keynote: Content roaming

11:00 - 11:30 Panel discussion: E-gaming and E-sports

11:30 - 12:00 Panel discussion: Online videos

12:00 - 12:15 Keynote: AI in set-top-boxes

12:15 - 13:00 Networking Break

13:00 - 13:15 Keynote: Curated music and video

13:15 - 13:45 Panel discussion: Virtual reality and new content creation

13:45 - 14:15 Panel discussion: Smart advertisement

14:15 - 14:30 Keynote: E-gambling

14:30 - 14:45 Keynote

14:45 - 15:15 Panel discussion: Challenges before digital entertainment

Founder Games

17:30 - 18:30 Founder Games Finals & Awards Ceremony (at Plenary session stage)