Publishing Leaders to Convene in NYC for Executive Summit on Future of Industry
Publishing Executive has assembled a roster of top consumer and B2B media companies and technology experts for a pair of industry summits, kicking off the recently-launched Publishing Executive LIVE! event series. The invite-only gatherings will explore what leading publishers are doing to monetize digital and mobile content and how they're redefining what it means to be a new media company.
Hosted at The Union League in New York City September 15th and 16th, the events will deliver valuable intelligence for an audience of C- and D-level publishing executives and offer ample networking opportunities in an intimate setting. Panelists from Wired, Slate, Hearst, Vox Media, Hanley Wood, Active Interest Media, and more will take a deep dive into profitable digital publishing strategies, disruptive technological advancements on the horizon, and new revenue models media companies are adopting to thrive in a fast-changing business climate. Each day will include candid panel discussions, a keynote, lunch, cocktails, and casual networking opportunities.
More details on the content planned for each day is below. For more information on attending the PE Live! events, please contact Matt Steinmetz at email@example.com.
Digital Pioneers: Executive Summit on Mobile & Digital Publishing - Sept. 15th
Day one will gather publishing leaders to discuss pressing issues in digital publishing, including next-gen devices and software as well as monetization strategies. The first panel, "Trends in Content Consumption & Technology," will explore the intersection of new technological capabilities and content consumption trends, and where publishers fit into the picture.
Scott Singer, managing director of DDG Inc. will moderate panelists Ashley Parrish, chief digital officer at DuJour Media, David Lipsey, partner at Optimity Advisors, John Loughlin, EVP and general manager at Hearst Magazines, and Robin Steinberg, publishing and digital director at MediaVest.
The following panel, "Digital Publishing & Monetization: Where Are Headed?" will center around how digital publishing is evolving from a strategic standpoint, focusing on monetization and audience development strategies for digital and mobile publishing. The panel will focus on mobile and digital monetization strategies and the advertiser value-proposition in the digital era.