IBC 2019: 5 Sessions Video Engineering and Product Teams Should Attend

By Chris Bassolino on September 04, 2019

It’s that time of the year again! IBC 2019 is right around the corner on September 13-17 2019.

With over 300 speakers, 1700 exhibitors, and 55,000 attendees, IBC 2019 is guaranteed to be an exciting time.

We’ve gathered 5 sessions we think video engineers, product managers, and technologists should make room for in their busy schedules during IBC 2019.

Global Business Gamechangers: Where's the money coming from?

September 13

12:00 - 12:45

The Forum

How do media companies decide what the right business model is, especially in the rapidly growing digital landscape? Features speakers from VICE, Pluto TV, and Mediaset with a moderator from Creative Media Partners.

The Global Business Gamechangers debate:

Which business models will work best in the new digital media market?

How to compete with the FAANGs?

Can media companies create profitable direct-to-consumer business?

Will advertising innovation, SVOD or diversification create the best chance of success?

Realizing the future of AV1: Video and visual cloud

September 13

14:30 - 15:15

Room E102

With speakers from Google, Tencent, Netflix, and Facebook, this panel is sure to be a lively conversation around the challenges and requirements of expanding VOD.

You definitely won’t want to miss this one.

Keynote: The future of media technology

September 16

10:45 - 11:30

The Forum

Hiroshi Kawano, Senior Vice President at Sony Corporation presents a keynote on how Sony views the rapidly changing media landscape with the convergence of electronics and entertainment.

Building Scalable Video Analytics with BigQuery

September 16


Google’s In-Booth Theater

Our very own Alesandra Madurowicz will be presenting a technical, tactical talk on the complexities of managing data that is being generated from potentially dozens of sources in an increasingly complex ecosystem at the Google in-booth theater on September 16th.

If you’re using video across multiple channels and platforms and want an easy way to connect your data and analyze performance, this talk is designed for you.

Are you ready for IBC 2019?

Want to schedule a time to talk with Alesandra about your video analytics?

Have so much video going to so many different platforms that you’re feeling overwhelmed? If you don’t have a single platform to manage, distribute, and monetize your content from, you should schedule a meeting with Alesandra and the Zype team to discuss.

Zype’s all-in-one video management and distribution hub is designed for companies expanding beyond traditional platforms or in-house solutions.

Schedule a meeting for IBC 2019 by emailing Alesandra@zype.com

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