This seminar will assess the future of competition in the UK TV market – with a particular focus on audience and market trends, technology and content discovery, and the way forward for policy.
Sessions will analyse ways in which TV service providers are adapting to consumer and technology trends, including through personalisation, integration of social features, and commissioning premium content, as well as developments in content curation, discoverability and promotion.
Further sessions will assess policy, legal and regulatory issues in light of Brexit, particularly in relation to the AVMSD and the impact of M&A activity within the sector.
Areas for discussion include:
Including seminar keynote addresses from: Yih–Choung Teh, Competition Policy Director, Ofcom; Magnus Brooke, Director of Policy and Regulatory Affairs, ITV; Cees van Koppen, Manager Public Policy EMEA, Netflix; Richard Lindsay-Davies, Chief Executive Officer, DTG; David Wheeldon, Group Director of Policy and Public Affairs, Sky and a speaker confirmed from the BBC.