Un-Cabled: Repackaging TV for a New Generation

Date: Thursday, June 7

From production, to distribution, to ditching the cable box, it’s undeniable that digital creators & platforms are reshaping what it means to watch TV — but new audiences are shaping them, too. Anyone with a phone & internet connection is a potential creator, viewer, fan, or critic. Content is both impossibly cheap and more expensive than ever to produce. Live TV, library content, and original content are all competing for eyeballs – and fighting to keep them. So… what does it mean to throw your hat in the ring, when the ring is internet-shaped? Hear from the folks behind the content, platforms & devices that keep you connected in this discussion of all things digital.

Panelists: Dwayne Benefield (Head of Playstation Vue), Lisa Holme (VP of Content Acquisitions, Hulu), Rob Holmes (Head of Programming, Roku), Peter Girardi (Blue Ribbon Content), Jon Wax (Head of Drama and Scripted Programming, Youtube Red)
Moderator: Michael Schneider (IndieWire)