Published August 23rd, 2018
The media and entertainment industry are undergoing a significant transformation driven by rapid advancements in technology, changing consumer habits, the rise of new competitors and different business models. The ability to adapt and innovate is crucial for media and entertainment companies if they are to win in this new environment.
At the Nordic TV Summit in Copenhagen on September 27th, Marco Frazier, SVP, International Distribution – Digital & New Platforms, AMC Networks International will offer insights into how to reinvent entertainment brands and launch entirely new services to under-served audiences. The session will explore the importance of harnessing expert curators, embracing fan communities and developing compelling content to appeal to a wide range of audiences in today’s competitive landscape.
Marco Frazier is Senior Vice President, International Distribution – Digital and New Platforms, AMC Networks International (AMCNI). In this position, Frazier oversees worldwide distribution of AMC Networks International’s linear channels with new and digital media platforms.
At the annual Nordic TV Summit we’ll take a look at the trends, technologies, consumer habits and innovations shaping the internet TV industry in the Nordics and beyond. With a phenomenal speaker line-up, featuring a stellar line-up of C-level speakers from the likes of iflix, TV2 Denmark, Altibox, Viaplay, AMC Networks, Endemol Shine Group, Filmstruck, and many more. Nordic TV Summit is recognized by industry professionals as one of the most important events in the OTT Calendar.
Nordic TV Summit 2018 will inspire, excite, entertain and provide you with the knowledge, inspiration and network to take your business to the next level. You’ll meet industry disruptors, be inspired by the leading minds and thinkers in the industry and gain unique industry insight.
Don’t miss out- Secure your ticket today at www.nordictvsummit.com – powered by 24i
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More than half of all Americans, or 56 percent, have the ability to watch internet video on their TVs — but they’re still watching regular TV most of the time.
Since 2015, there has been a 20 percentage-point increase in the share of adults who can get internet video on their TV, either through the TV itself or by using a device like a Chromecast, according to a new report from ad trade agency Interactive Advertising Bureau.
But a large portion of the time (39 percent), people are using these TVs to watch old-fashioned live TV. As for internet video, they’re streaming Netflix or YouTube or Hulu about 24 percent of the time.
Fortunately for subscription streaming services like Amazon and Netflix that offer TV-on-the-internet packages, that share is going up.
People who do use their TVs to watch Netflix or Hulu are doing so more often. About half (46 percent) of people with streaming-enabled TVs watch streaming video daily, up from 32 percent in 2015.
What are they streaming? Seventy-nine percent watch TV shows (either currently airing, or shows that have aired in the past), whereas a close 70 percent watch subscription originals like Netflix’s “Stranger Things” or Hulu’s “Handmaid’s Tale.”