Agenda

Day 1 – March 12th


08:30

Registration and Morning Refreshments



09:15

Opening – Nir Barkat, Mayor of Jerusalem



09:30 – 10:15

Keynote – When Avi met David
David Nevins, CEO Showtime
Moderator: Avi Nir, CEO Keshet Media Group



10:15 – 10:45

SNAP – Conversation with Sean Mills: How Snapchat is Changing the future of Premium Content.
Sean Mills, Head of Original Content, Snap
Moderator: Guy Pines, Producer and Host of Israel’s Leading Daily Entertainment News Show



10:45 – 11:30

Panel – The Babylon Effect
The Future of International Co-Productions

Eleonora Andreatta, Director of Rai Fiction, Member of the Board of Rai Com
Kristin Jones, Senior Vice President, International Programming
AMC Networks
Francesca Orsi, EVP, Co-Head of Drama, HBO
Christian Wikander, Co-Production Director, Twelve Town
Moderator: Ran Telem,Head of International Development, Mediapro



11:30 – 12:00

Coffee Break



12:00 – 12:30

Fireside chat –The Turner Turnaround”
Kevin Reilly, President of TBS & TNT, CCO Turner
Moderator: Rick Rosen, Head of TV, WME



12:30 – 12:40

Presentation- Online Fake News - Digital Mind Manipulation by Terror Organizations, and States
Tal Pavel PhD. Editor in Chief and founder of MIDDLEEASTERNET Head of Cyber Security Studies, The Academic College Tel Aviv - Yaffo



12:40 – 13:15

2018 – Women Wonder What’s Next for Them?
Sigal Avin, American, Israeli Writer and Director
Creative Director of Left Bank Pictures and Executive Producer, "The Crown"
Jeanne Newman, Partner, Hansen, Jacobson et al.
Sandra Stern, President of the Lionsgate Television Group
Moderator: Orly Adelson, President of Orly Adelson Productions



13:15 – 14:30

Lunch Break



14:30 – 15:15

The Brave New Independent World: Darren Throop & Mark
Gordon

Darren Throop , President and CEO eOne
Mark Gordon, President and CCO, Film,
Television and Digital, eOne
Moderator: Debra Birnbaum, Executive Editor TV, Variety



15:15 – 15:45

From the people who brought us the 15 billion Dollar exit:
“How Artificial Vision Can Improve the Lives of Billions”
Ziv Aviram, Co-Founder, Presidnet and CEO, OrCam



15:45– 16:30

Will Reality Still Rull in the Age of Scripted TV David Eilenberg, Chief Creative Officer, ITV America, ITV

Assaf Gil, CEO Gil Formats
David Elienberg, Chief Creative Officer, ITV America
Karen Smith, CEO Tuesday's Child
Moderator: David Williams, Head of non-scripted Keshet UK



16:30 – 17:15

The Ultimate Power Panel– Six Hollywood Chiefs on One
Stage

Casey Bloys, President, HBO Programming
David Nevins, CEO, Show time
Gary Newman, Chairman & CEO, Fox Television Group
Kevin Reilly, President of TBS & TNT, CCO Turner
Joel Stillerman, CCO, Hulu
Moderator: Rick Rosen, Head of TV, WME



Cocktail Party – Sponsored by eOne

Day 2 – March 13th



08:30 – 09:15

Morning Refreshments



09:15 – 09:45

Leading CBS News & 60 Minutes in the Fake News Era.
Keynote –
David Rhodes, President CBS News
Moderator: Yonit Levi, Anchor of Israel’s top primetime news
program on Channel 2



09:45 – 10:30

The Best of HBO
Casey Bloys, President, HBO Programming
David Levine, EVP, Co-Head of Drama, HBO
Francesca Orsi, EVP, Co-Head of Drama, Partner, WME
Moderator: Marc Korman, WME



10:30 – 11:00

“SKAM” –
How a Norwegian Low-Budget Web Series Became a Huge Hit

Hakon Moslet, Head of TV at NRKs Youth Department



11:00 – 11:30

Coffee break



11:30 – 12:00

Fireside Chat: Fox-Fast Forward
Gary Newman, Chairman & CEO, Fox Television Group
Moderator: Danna Stern, Managing Director, Yes Studios



12:00 – 12:30

How to Max Out Live TV Events on Social Platforms
Ariel Elazar, EVP Brand, Marketing and Digital, Dick Clark Productions



12:30 – 12:50

Presentation – Made in Italy – Italian Drama Takes Center
Stage

Eleonora Andreatta, Director of Rai Fiction



13:00 – 14:00

Lunch Break



14:00 – 14:40

Sneak Peek 2018 – Israel’s Drama Creators Show and Tell
Omri Givon, When Heroes Fly
Ori Elon, Autonomies
Yehonatan Indursky, Autonomies
Keren Margalit, Sleeping Bears
Adir Miller, Miller’s Crossing
Moderator: Karni Ziv, Head of Drama Keshet



14:40 – 15:00

Turning Compelling Stories Into Unusual Formats
Elaine Hackett, Creative Director Crackit Productions
Moderator: Assaf Blecher, SVP Development and Content,
Keshet



15:00 – 15:40

Disruption in Film
Liza Chasin, Producer and Founder of 3dot Productions
David Fenkel, Co Founder, A24
Graham Taylor, Endeavor Content, Co-President, WME
Mandy Tagger Brockey, Co-Head, Keshet Films
Moderator: Craig Emanuel, Vice Chair, Loeb & Loeb LLP, Chair
of Talent Practice



15:40 – 16:20

Dark Future Drama – What’s Next for the End of The World
David Levine, EVP, Co-Head of Drama, HBO
Yoram Mokady, VP Content, HOT
Joel Stillerman, CCO, Hulu
Moderator: Peter Traugott, President of Scripted Keshet, US



16:20 – 17:00

The Crown – Behind the Scenes of the Royals
Andy Harries, CEO of Left Bank Pictures and Executive Producer, "The Crown"
Creative Director of Left Bank Pictures and Executive Producer, "The Crown"
Moderator: Peter White, Co-International Editor, Deadline



2017 agenda



2018 speakers list


Media tech agenda