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Carving Out Your Place: How To Succeed Amongst The OTT Giants

Monday, June 12, 2017
2:30 PM - 3:30 PM

In a world full of OTT juggernauts, how do OTTs outside of Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon Prime Video successfully cut through and stand their ground? In the thick of the digital revolution, all OTT platforms face the risk of consumer choice oversaturation amongst other issues. Hear our panelists speak to what keeps them not only surviving but inspiring. Find out how they curate their premier libraries, what catches their eye content-wise, and how they continue to profit through their unequivocally independent business trajectories.


Todd VanDerWerff
Critic at Large
Vox Media


Mike Cosentino
President Content and Programming
Bell Media

Brad E Danks
OUTtv Network Inc

Roma Kojima
Senior Director, OTT Video
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Steve Woolf
Head of Programming, OTT Video

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