Event Schedule

Sunday, April 26, 2020 Monday, April 27, 2020 Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Wednesday, April 29, 2020
19:00 to 21:00 Welcome Reception
Meet and greet the other attendees and get to know us with drinks and hors d’oeuvres
(Waterfall Garden)
08:30 to 09:30 Breakfast & Networking
(Grand Salon)
08:30 to 09:30 Breakfast & Networking
(Grand Salon)
08:30 to 09:30 Breakfast & Networking
(Grand Salon)
09:30 to 11:00 Opening Ceremony and Keynote Speaker
(Grand Ballroom II)
09:30 to 09:45 Daily Warm Up
(Grand Ballroom II)
09:30 to 09:45 Daily Warm Up
(Grand Ballroom II)
09:45 to 11:00 It’s a 5G world
How the spread of 5G availability will impact the world of media and what’s the next step to prepare for the 5G world
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
09:45 to 11:00 It’s a Vertical World
Current changes in filming and short-forms
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
11:00 to 12:00 Global Asian Content Buying
What triggers content buyer to consider a producer’s ideas, types of programs and formats
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
11:00 to 12:00 The New Format Market
Asia’s growth in co-production and exports of formats
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
11:00 to 12:00 Consumer Shifts in Media
Explores the widespread use of smartphones, its impact on the geological shift and how users consume content
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
12:00 to 13:30 Lunch
(Grand Salon)
12:00 to 13:30 Lunch
(Grand Salon)
12:00 to 13:30 Lunch
(Grand Salon)
13:30 to 14:30 Japanese Content Era, Black and White
The trail of globalization of Japanese market as a precedent and the lessons we learned
(Panel Room 1)
Subittiles and Graphics
How fonts and graphics can impact a show and the technology behind it.
(Panel Room 2)
13:30 to 14:30 The Measure of Quality
Ideas on ways of standardizing quality control and putting out nearly perfect content
(Panel Room 1)
Securing Rights and Production Formats
Legalities with intellectual property rights
(Panel Room 2)
13:30 to 14:30 Audio Description
The emerging Market, what’s the prospect and how to set the standard around the world
(Panel Room 1)
Automation in Media
The tools of automation, their pros and cons, and what’s next in the industry
(Panel Room 2)
14:30 to 15:30 The Dubbing World, Pt 1
How dubbing countries will change and market testing
(Panel Room 1)
Automation of Localization
Technology advances that are being used to assist translators and template creators
(Panel Room 2)
14:30 to 15:30 Transcreation vs. Translation
Improving the process behind it for better localization of content
(Panel Room 1)
Digital Licensing
The ways to manage content licensing to reduce your headaches and stay in budget
(Panel Room 2)
(Media Beyond Borders) Dubbing world 2
The importance of dubbing quality in depicting characters and content
(Panel Room 1)
Human and Machine Collaboration
How much AI and Machine translation can impact the content translation
(Panel Room 2)
15:30 to 16:00 Coffee and Snack Break
(Grand Foyer)
15:30 to 16:00 Coffee and Snack Break
(Grand Foyer)
15:30 to 16:00 Coffee and Snack Break
(Grand Foyer)
16:00 to 17:00 Cultural Challenges
How to identify the cultural challenges in Content and Marketing
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
16:00 to 17:00 Hiccups in Globalization
Restrictions and Standards in other countries and how to overcome them
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
16:00 to 17:00 The Next Big Thing
The most popular Asian content, trends by demographics, and what works internationally (Arab, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Indonesian, Thai, and Indian content)
(Grand Ballroom II)
17:00 to 18:00 Accessibility General Market Potential
Audio Description, SDH, Sign Language, and dubbing… the how and why of it all
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
17:00 to 18:00 Lost in Translation
The importance of localization; current challenges and better solutions
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
17:00 to 18:00 The Hallyu Wave
What impact K-pop, K-drama, and K-variety are having global trends and the market
(General Session – Grand Ballroom II)
18:00 to 18:30 Daily Wrap Up
(Grand Ballroom II)
18:00 to 18:30 Daily Wrap Up
(Grand Ballroom II)
18:30 to 20:30 Closing Dinner & Show
(Grand Salon)