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The way content is now delivered has rapidly advanced in leaps and bounds. Demand from viewers for better content on multiple platforms has prompted many producers in Asia to seek ways to produce good and right content that has global appeal. With the massive amount of content out there, good quality content has become essential in order to stand out among the competition, as well as pull in and retain viewers' attention.
Back for its fourth edition, the highly anticipated Creative Content Production Conference will run from 19 - 20 June 2013 at Marina Bay Sands Singapore. The conference will feature illustrious industry veterans in their field of expertise, like Mike Lake, CEO of Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios, Mohd.
Naguib Razak, Film & Content Industry Development Consultant of Blue in Green Media (former DG of FINAS), Sharad Devarajan, Co-Founder & CEO of Graphic India, Stuart McAra, Executive Producer of Industrial Light & Magic (ILM), Persis Shanker, Executive Producer of Sony Pictures Television Networks Asia, Jeremy Hall, Executive Producer & Director of One Animation, Michele Schofield, Senior Vice President-Programming & Marketing at AETN All Asia Networks, Eddy Tan, Vice President of Programming at Fox International Channels; and many more.
"The importance of producing good content and distributing it effectively has become extremely important as we see significant changes to the way content is being created, monetised and experienced. The Creative Content Production Conference continues to re-invent its programme to keep up with the evolving landscape and industry development. We are pleased to introduce new sessions this year, in addition to maintaining a host of high-profile speakers," says Lindy Wee, Director of PR & Conferences from the event organiser.
Packed with power panels, case studies and exclusive interview
Themed "Producing and Distributing Successful Content in Asia", the two-day conference will address the challenge of producing appealing and high-quality content for global audiences through a series of new topics and speakers including a 'Producers Dialogue' that was developed to serve as an additional avenue for participants to address and anticipate the upcoming trends and demands of the industry.
Mike Lake, CEO of Pinewood Iskandar Malaysia Studios will kick-start 'What is Great Content' and 'How to Distribute Them Effectively' on Day 1, with an Opening Keynote: Capitalising on the Opportunities of the Creative Industries and How Asia is Positioning Itself Globally. The topic will be further debated during a power panel and case study presentations.
According to Mike Lake, the conference will help to educate and create a greater understanding of current and relevant issues, and explore ways to jointly grow and shape the future of the whole communications ecosystem. "I look forward to engaging the show's exhibitors and visitors in a productive and interactive discourse, and share with them our efforts and experiences in bringing a world-class state-of-the-art film and television studio production facility to not only Malaysia but also the ASEAN region," states Lake.
Sourcing for funding is an important consideration for every producer in Asia. An exclusive interview with Bey Logan, Founder and Producer of B&E Productions, where he will share his strategies on securing funding for the right content, will touch on challenges producers face and lessons to be learnt from such experiences. Jouko Ahvenainen, Chairman and Co-Founder of Grow VC International will follow with his session about how crowd sourcing and funding can work.
Asia's Top Programmers Dialogue on Day 2 is a must-attend event for avid programmers and producers. The Dialogue will spotlight the opportunities and hurdles faced by programmers, including new initiatives that these professionals are deliberating for 2014 will be discussed by a power panel, with Michele Schofield, Senior Vice President - Programming and Marketing at AETN All Asia Networks; Mok Choy Lin, VP Programming of Channel NewsAsia (Mediacorp); Eddy Tan, Vice President Programming of Fox International Channels; David Gunson, VP of Channels, South East Asia, Universal Networks International; Charmaine Kwan, Vice President of Programming, Discovery Networks Asia-Pacific. The panel will be moderated by Patrick Schult, CEO of Media Stable (former CEO, FremantleMedia Asia).
An all-encompassing event for content producers
Held in conjunction with the Creative Content Production Conference, BroadcastAsia2013 will return with an impressive international line-up of exhibitors. The Cinematography/Film/Production Zone is slated to expand as Asia's film industry embarks on a promising growth spurt. The four-day event will also spotlight the hottest array of technologies currently available in global marketplace, and address important industry trends and vital challenges that are related to OTT Opportunities in Asia, Next-Gen Innovation and Technology in TV, File-Based Workflow, Pay-TV, DVB-T2, Broadcast Infrastructure and Transmission Quality, Animation, Editing & Colour correction, Motion / Film production, Production / Post Production Software and more.
Conferences at a glance: CommunicAsia2013 Summit Date: 18 - 21 June 2013 Venue: Level 3, Marina Bay Sands Singapore Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Admission: Registered delegates only Registration: Registration is now open. To register, please visit: www.communicasia.com/index.php/conference/fees-registration/ . Website: www.goto-enterpriseit.com , www.communicasia.com BroadcastAsia2013 International Conference Date: 18 - 21 June 2013 Venue: Level 4, Marina Bay Sands Singapore Time: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m. Admission: Registered delegates only Registration: Registration is now open. To register, please visit: www.broadcast-asia.com/index.php/conference/conference-fees-registration/ Website: www.broadcast-asia.com ]]>
About Singapore Exhibition Services (SES)
Set up in 1976, Singapore Exhibition Services (SES) has established itself as one of the most innovative and respected exhibition and conference organisers in Asia. A pioneer in the Singapore exhibition industry, SES events have served as important platforms for companies aiming to forge new business contacts in Asia. With a portfolio of international tradeshows already serving the Communications, Engineering, Machinery and Lifestyle industries, SES continues to develop new events to meet market needs. SES events consistently attract a high level of overseas participation with foreign exhibitors accounting for almost 80% of the show floor. SES is a member of Allworld Exhibitions, a global network with over 50 offices worldwide. For more information, please visit www.sesallworld.com .
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