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CNET Founder, Salesforce Investor Minor to Keynote Oct. 20 M&E Day

Halsey Minor, a serial entrepreneur, the founder of CNET, and one of the initial major investors in Salesforce, will deliver the opening keynote address of the Oct. 20 Media & Ente... More

M&E Journal: Preparation, Responsibility and Perseverance

The beginnings of the COVID-19 pandemic signaled changes both monumental and fast. Whereas at the start of 2020 one would not have hesitated to shake hands with a col-league (or ev... More

Data Takes Center Stage at Oct. 7 Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit

The Oct. 7 Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit, presented by Women in Technology Hollywood (WiTH), will host presenters on a wide range of topics, covering diversity, leadership, rem... More

M&E Journal: Using Machine Learning to Transform Creative Talent Management

There’s an old saying in business: Your biggest assets (people) leave in the elevator every night. That’s doubly true in the creative talent management business, where your... More

M&E Journal: Beyond Genre: Exploring Content Discovery’s New Frontier

As the world shelters at home to stall the spread of COVID-19, families, co-habitants and individuals alike are discovering newfound time to occupy. (more…)... More

NAB Show 2021 Las Vegas Moves to Oct. 9-13

The National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) announced Sept. 9 that the 2021 edition of the NAB Show will be held in Las Vegas, but pushed back from its normal April slot, to Oct... More

Whip Media: Success of New TV Shows Can Be Predicted Before Ratings Come In

While TV networks continue to rely mainly on viewership ratings to determine whether or not a freshman TV series should be renewed, there is significant value in being able to gaug... More

M&E Journal: Content May Be King, But Is Content Enough?

SAP will host the Sept. 10 webinar “Brace Yourselves for the Next Disruption in the Media Industry” By Richard Whittington, SVP M&E, SAP - The maxim that “content is k... More

Smart Content Summit Arrives in Europe 5 November

The Smart Content Summit — an annual gathering of the entertainment industry’s top minds in the areas of big data, AI, machine learning, automation and blockchain — is expand... More

NAGRA Report: Data Points the Way for Content Owners Post-COVID

For premium content providers, pay TV operators and telecommunications alike the pandemic has opened up all sorts of issues around how to successfully manage business and keep subs... More

M&E Journal: Connecting With Consumers With the Right Content During Massive Social Shifts

By Alex von Krogh, VP Data Sales, Whip Media Group - In this environment, traditional windows and content distribution strategies are being impacted. Disney+ released Frozen II ... More

M&E Journal: Customer Churn: A New Challenge for M&E Companies

Andres Angelani, CEO of Cognizant Softvision, will take part in the free Aug. 5 webinar “Agility Done Remote? Software Product Engineering in a Virtual World” By Badhrinath ... More

Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit Arrives Online Oct. 7

Women in Technology Hollywood (WiTH) is bringing back its popular Women’s SoCal Leadership Summit on Oct 7, this time as an all-online event. Running from 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.... More

M&E Journal: Accomplishing Rapid Closed-Captioning Across All Platforms, Using AI

By Russell Wise, SVP, Digital Nirvana - New OTT platforms are entering the streaming marketplace at a dizzying speed, vying to address consumers’ continually increasing deman... More

The Kitchen: Adding New Flavors to Localization

Starting off as a small localization facility geared toward a South American group of TV channels, Miami-based The Kitchen has grown into a global force, with a dozen dubbing facil... More

M&E Journal: Unleashing the Power of Smart Content

By Ryan Steelberg, President, Veritone - For today’s M&E companies, staying profitable is complicated by two intertwined phenomena: exploding consumer demand for personalized,... More

Changing Fundamentals of Rights, Royalties Management Expose Expansive Digital Gap

By Richard Whittington, SVP, Media and Entertainment, SAP; Phil Bird, Head of Sales, Rights and Royalties, EMEA, Vistex - The volume and complexity of media revenue streams and ... More

M&E Day: RSG Media Explores How AI, ML Can Boost Media Companies’ Revenue

Artificial intelligence (AI)- and machine learning (ML)-driven analytics are busting long-loved myths and giving savvy media companies the radical insights they need to upend how t... More

M&E Day: Whip Media Examines Post-COVID Future of Premium VOD

For many years now, cinema admissions have been under pressure, with only the big-budget tentpole titles — films with a budget of $100-million or more — and animations accounti... More

Digital Edition of MESA’s Spring ‘M&E Journal’ Now Available

The full digital edition of the spring “M&E Journal,” examining our industry’s new remote-work reality from all angles, is now available online. Geared toward senior media... More