Media Panel: The Evolution of Media: Content Consumption in the Digital Age
October 13, 2017
03:00 PM - 04:30 PM
Hawkins-Carlson Room, Rush Rhees Library
Join Sarah Tembeckjian '14, VICE Media, Kevin Khanna '96, Fifth Third Bank, Lee Solomon '94, Apollo Global Management, Amy Caplan '92, Univision and Adam London '89, CBS Sports as they explore the evolving content consumption patterns and the important implications for the field of media.
Hear directly from fellow alumni who are currently operators and investors in the content creation and distribution space about the current state of the media market and how they see it evolving. Topics discussed will include the state of cable operators and channels in the current environment, and the threat of the skinny bundle; the emergence of large tech companies interest and planned investment in original content; the pursuit of high priced short form digital content for social media platforms; the current expected state of play for the theatrical film market; the impact of subscription based OTT players on the traditional media consumption and pricing model; and the convergence of key media players, including wireless carriers, as they seek to become the creator and distributor of content to the consumer on any device. This is an opportunity to hear from experienced industry experts during an intriguing point in the media space.
The event is free and open to all majors and class years. Registration is not required but appreciated. https://app.joinhandshake.com/events/63006/share_preview
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