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Partner Presentations

Monday, June 10

8:00 AM

CBC/ Radio-Canada's Breakfast of Champions

In Partnership With

Alberta, New Brunswick

Join us for breakfast with guest speaker Catherine Tait, President and CEO of CBC/Radio-Canada - a true champion of Canadian culture.


Catherine Tait
President & CEO

12:30 PM

Lunch and Learn: Hidden revenue sources through music

In Partnership With


Come join this lunch and learn hosted by the Canadian Music Publishers Association. Featuring a case study of the massively successful Paw Patrol, demonstrating how, when correctly managed, music rights can add ancillary, ongoing revenue streams. It all begins with planning for the long term play. Guest speakers include Jodie Ferneyhough, CCS Rights Management, Composers Brian Pickett and Graeme Cornies from Voodoo Highway Music and Post, moderated by Deb Day, Innovate By Day with a special performance by artist Reeny Smith.

Space is limited; open to all delegates.


Graeme Cornies
Voodoo Highway Music

Deborah Day
CEO & Chief Strategist
Innovate By Day

Jodie Ferneyhough
CCS Rights Management

Brian Pickett
Voodoo Highway Music

Reeny Smith
Recording Artist, Songwriter and Producer
Canadian Music Publishers Association

Tuesday, June 11

9:30 AM

La place du contenu francophone dans le marché mondial numérique

In Partnership With


Le français est la 5e langue la plus parlée au monde, avec plus de 300 millions de locuteurs et constitue la 4e langue de l’internet, derrière l’anglais, le chinois et l’espagnol. Les SVOD (principalement américains) accaparent une part grandissante des auditoires francophones et les diffuseurs francophones doivent s’adapter à l’environnement numérique actuel. Comment les diffuseurs francophones comptent-ils se positionner en réponse à ces services Comment ce phénomène influencera-t-il le mandat des chaînes francophones. Quel impact a-t-il déjà sur leur ligne éditoriale et les contenus recherchés pour attirer les auditoires francophones?


Carol Ann Pilon
Executive Director
Alliance des Producteurs Francophones du Canada (APFC)


Caroline Chevallier
Responsable pôle partenaires/Déléguée aux programmes
TV5 Monde

Dany Meloul
General Manager, Television
Bell Media

Glenn O'Farrell

Yann Paquet
Vice President Quebecor Content
Quebecor Content

10:30 AM

Partner Presentation: CMF Key Trends Report

In Partnership With

New Brunswick

Catherine Mathys, Director of Industry and Market Trends at the Canada Media Fund (CMF), will present the 2019 edition of the CMF’s trends report titled “Hold My Hand.” The year 2018 was marked by the evolution of how we relate to technology through a diverse range of events, leading to experimentation and new ways of creating and distributing content. . This presentation will emphasize the development of the Canadian industry and a trend analysis divided into four chapters: Technology and innovation, Media consumption, Evolving business models, and Markets and competition.


Catherine Mathys
Director of Industry & Market Trends
Canada Media Fund


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