Tuesday Agenda

Tuesday, December 11, 2018
Location: Murray Hill, Second Floor
9:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.

The 6th annual NewsTECHForum will explore the cutting-edge intersections of news technology, production and storytelling featuring:


Time Session
9:00 - 9:45 a.m.

OTT and the News: Technology, Content, and Monetization (Sponsored by TownNews)

Confirmed Panelists:
Jeff Benninghoff, WWSB ABC 7, VP and GM
Ian Stinson, Cox Media Group, Executive Director of Digital Audience and Product

9:45 - 10:00 a.m.

Case Study

10:00 - 10:30 a.m.

Day Two Keynote: Christy Tanner, CBS News Digital, EVP and GM

10:30 - 10:45 a.m.

Networking Break

10:45 - 11:30 a.m.

Optimizing Production in the Field

Confirmed Panelists:
Jack Kane, NBC Connecticut, Technical Manager
Peter McGowan, WCBS-TV/WLNY-TV, Director of News Operations and New Technology

11:30 - 11:45 a.m.

Case Study

11:45 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Top Technologists on the Bleeding Edge – IP, AI, AR, News Personalization; Future Workflows

Moderator: Andrea Berry, The G.A.P. Media Group, CEO
Confirmed Panelists:
Tish Graham
, Disney ABC Television Group, VP, Engineering
Ray Thurber
, E.W. Scripps Company, CTO