Agenda

Day 1

Day 2

Day 1 / March 06, 2017

08:30 - 09:00

Registration and Morning Refreshments

09:00 - 09:15

Nir Barkat, Mayor of Jerusalem

Opening

09:15 - 10:00

Keynote - When Avi Met Dana

Moderator - Avi Nir, CEO, Keshet Media Group

Dana Walden — Chairman & CEO, Fox Television Group

10:00 - 10:30

The Future of Business News for Millennials

Jon Steinberg — CEO, Cheddar (Former president of Buzzfeed)

10:30 - 11:15

Panel - From Beginning to End - The Process of Turning an Idea to a Successful Show

Moderator - Marc Korman, Scripted TV, WME

Craig Erwich — Head of Content, HULU
Bert Salke — President, Fox 21 studio
Orly Adelson — Executive Producer

11:15 - 11:45

Coffee Break

11:45 - 12:15

Keynote - One on One With Mr. Li Ruigang, Chairman of China Media Capital (CMC) Holdings

Moderator: Janine Stein, Editorial Director, ContentAsia's Information Platforms

Li Ruigang — Chairman of China Media Capital (CMC) Holdings

12:15 - 12:45

Panel - How China Accelerates the Worldwide Media Revolution

Moderator : Jonathan Benartzi, Managing partner, Firstime VC

Erik Hodge — Managing Director, Raine group
Chris Rice — Partner, WME
Maggie Zhou — Co-President, CMC Holdings

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch Break

14:00 - 14:15

The Role of the Showrunner and Writers Room

Frank Spotnitz — Writer/Producer The X-files, Medici "The Man in the High Castle"

14:15 - 15:00

Panel - The Border-Free Storytelling

Moderator - Sara Johnson, VP Scripted, Europe and Africa Fox

Frank Spotnitz — Writer/Producer The X-files, Medici "The Man in the High Castle"
Ariel Vromen — Film Director
Torleif Hoppe — Writer and Director

15:00 - 15:15

Realities on the Virtual Industry - Projections and Prototypes for the Future

Drew Arnold — CEO, Lit VR

15:15 - 15:45

Panel - Is VR opportunity or just a WOW?

Moderator: Dror Globerman , Founder and Editor-in-Chief, NEXTER Tech Portal

Drew Arnold — CEO, Lit VR
Dana Porter — Co-Founder and CMO, Inception
Noam Levavi — Founder and CEO, Byond

15:45 - 16:15

Channel 4 Turnaround

Moderator - Ran Tellem, Director/Producer/Innovator,

David Abraham — CEO, Channel 4

16:15 - 17:00

Changing the World One Joke at a Time

Moderator - omri marcus, CEO, The Comic Genome Project LLC

Max Pross — Writer, The Simpsons / Seinfeld
Tami Sagher — Television writer and producer
Adir Miller — Actor, Screen Writer and Comedian

Day 2 / March 07, 2017

08:30 - 09:00

Morning Refreshments

09:00

M.K. Gilad Erdan - Minister of Public security and Minister of Strategic Affairs and Public Diplomacy

09:00 - 09:45

Keynote - The War on Truth, In Conversation with Jeff Zucker, President of CNN Worldwide

Moderator - Yonit Levi, Anchor, Evening News, Channel 2

Jeff Zucker — President of CNN Worldwide

09:45 - 10:15

Panel - Should We Trust the Media - Does Biased Journalism Exist?

Moderator - dana weiss

David Abraham — CEO, Channel 4
Miri Eisin — Faculty Member, Interdisciplinary Center (IDC)
Ilana Dayan — Investigative Reporter, Anchorperson, “Uvda”, Keshet Broadcasting
Aron Heller — Jerusalem Correspondent, The Associated Press

10:15 - 11:00

Keynote - Advertising Threats in a Digital Era

Moderator - Eytan Avriel

Harris Diamond — Chairman & CEO, McCann Worldgroup

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break

11:30 - 12:00

In Conversation with Jennifer Salke

Moderator: Rick Rosen, Head of Television, WME

Jennifer Salke — President, NBC Entertainment

12:00 - 12:45

The Scripted Content Hype is On

Moderator: Danna Stern

Kary Antholis — President Miniseries & Cinemax Programming, HBO
Howard Gordon — Writer and producer, Homeland / 24

12:45 - 13:15

Panel - Reality and Entertainment - Going for the Throne in the "Golden Age of Television"

Moderator: David Williams, Keshet UK

Peter Davey — Head of Comedy, ITV
Kate Phillips — Controller, BBC Entertainment

13:15 - 14:30

Lunch Break

14:30 - 14:45

The Next Big Trends in Digital Media

Danny Peled — Managing Partner at KDC Media Fund

14:45 - 15:30

Generation Z Through the Magnifying Glass of Social Media and Tech

Moderator: Gigi Levy Weiss, Founding Partner, NFX Guild

Adi Soffer Teeni — General Manager, Facebook
Scott Reich — Senior Vice President, Programming for Fullscreen

15:30 - 16:00

Is Documentary the New Reality?

Moderator: Liran Atzmor, Head of Atzmor Productions

Joe Berlinger — Documentary Film Maker
Nadav Schirman — Writer / Director

16:00 - 17:00

The Night Manager

Moderator: Nancy Tartaglione, International Editor, Deadline,

Hugh Laurie — Actor, Producer, Writer, Musician and Composer
Susanne Bier — Writer and Director
Stephen Garrett — Executive Chairman, Character Seven