Let’s talk about tech #EP1: Mergers & Acquisitions in Media & Entertainment
We are excited to present a new rendez-vous “Let’s talk about tech” for Telco, Media and Technology companies, where industry thought leaders discuss hot topics, trends and news related to the industry.
What is “Let’s talk about tech”?
Let’s talk about tech is a series of interviews and chats with the participation of experts, journalists working in telecom, media and technology industry. The purpose of the interviews and our willingness to demystify complex technological issues, to make both pros and end-users understand each other better, especially when it comes to technical topics like cloud, data, telco issues…
About episode #1:
September 28 at 5:30pm CET, we will give the floor to Andy Kaplan, Co-founder and Chairman of KC Global Media Entertainment and Allan McLennan, Head of M&E from Atos North America. They will be addressing the future of the M&E market, and how the numerous Mergers and Acquisitions are shaping it.
Here is the synopsis:
For over a decade now, the media industry, from its smallest to its biggest players, has been embracing new technologies and digitalization. In this first episode of “Let’s Talk About Tech”, we will be addressing the future of the M&E market, and how the numerous Mergers and Acquisitions are shaping it. Why did Amazon buy MGM? What about the BT situation? Why are tech companies investing in M&E? Is it more about influence or about revenue? Also, how will technological advances enable the M&E companies to move forward, gain audience share and viewer engagement? What are the opportunities that lie ahead in the near future?