Program


Time Session
9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

Technology Tour of CNN

NewsTECHForum Futures Retreat will kick off with a Technology Tour of CNN. Led by senior Turner technology executives, the tour will wrap with a Q&A about what Turner technology leaders are learning as they transition Turner’s Atlanta campus to IP and build an all-IP news headquarters for CNN New York.
Presenters:
Bob Hesskamp, Turner Broadcasting System, Head of Engineering
Matthew Holcombe, Turner Broadcasting System, SVP, Production Broadcast Engineering
Michael Koetter, Turner Broadcasting System, SVP, Digital Media Systems

12:30 - 1:30 p.m.

Luncheon

1:30 - 5:00 p.m.

Afternoon Symposium Topics:

  • Live News Production in an IP Environment
  • Risk Management During the Transition to IP
  • Implementing AI for Weather and News
  • Planning & Budgeting for AR
  • Optimizing AR for Weather and News
  • ATSC 3 & The Road to Personalized News

Location: Cottonwood Room

5:00 p.m. -

Cocktails