Day 2

Day 2

CASBAA Convention 2007 - Day 2 - Wednesday 31st October 2007

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AM Host: Eunice Yoon, CNN
PM Host: Sky Canaves, The Wall Street Journal Asia

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The Opener
Marcel Fenez, Chairman, CASBAA ; Global Managing Partner, Entertainment and Media Practice, PricewaterhouseCoopers
Duration: 6:18

Official welcome from the Govt of the Hong Kong SAR
John Tsang, Financial Secretary, Hong Kong SAR
Duration: 12:30
Opening Address: Content in a Multi-Screen World
Andy Kaplan, President International Networks, Sony Pictures Television International
Duration: 22:28
Content in Perspective
In a digital and multi-media age, what considerations do content programmers have to consider? Does mobile TV, Internet video or even iPod downloadabilty factor into the crucial content decisions?
Moderated by: Susan Li, Bloomberg
Laureen Ong, COO, STAR Group
Chris Kuelling, VP Licensing & Distribution, EchoStar Global B.V.
Olivier Laouchez, Chairman & CEO, Trace TV
Sean Cohan, SVP, International A&E Television Networks
Duration: 46:35
Investment in Content

After huge investments in broadcasting infrastructure, are investors bold enough to match the outlay when it comes to content? Or is the commercial challenge one risk too far?

Moderated by: Deborah Kan, STAR News Asia
Bhupesh Gupta, MD, GE Commercial Finance Media, Communication & Entertainment, Asia Pacific
Richard Young, MD, Head of Telecom & Media Asia, Macquarie
Yew Ming Lau, VP Business Development, Turner Int’l Asia Pacific
Chuck McElroy, CEO, China Network Systems
Duration: 52:32
The SunDirect Path to Innovative, Next Gen DTH Service

Tony Da Silva, COO., SunDirect
Duration: 7:37
Keynote Address

Joong Soo Nam, President & CEO, KT Corporation
Duration: 6:39
Trinity Broadcast Network

Robert Higley, , Trinity Broadcast Network
Duration: 12:23
The Asian TV Tiger

From Korea to India, Asian programming is not only a big hit at home but also around the world. Is there a recipe for success or is this more a response to merging cultures and the still growing Asian Diaspora?

Moderated by: Roland Lim, Channel News Asia
Bharat Ranga, President, Zee International Business
Michael McKay, Executive Producer, The Amazing Race Asia, AXN Asia
David Justin, CEO, Globecast Asia
James Ross, Regional Director, Granada International/ITV Worldwide
Duration: 46:16
Regulation, Piracy & Growth

John Medeiros, VP Gov’t Relations and Regulatory Affairs, CASBAA
Duration: 22:55
Closing Remarks

Simon Twiston Davies, CEO, CASBAA
Duration: 3:36