The main conference theme this year is Consumers First: A New Era in Media, reflecting the changing landscape of content consumption and behaviour and what this means for the industry. The conference is split into five tracks, with a different focus each day on each stage of the end-to-end media content chain, with invaluable insights from more than 300 speakers from around the world.
Other key features at IBC this year include the Esports Showcase, which will stage afull Esports tournament as well as a series of topical sessions on this exploding industry sector; the Future Zone will present innovative technologies at different stages of the development life cycle, plus ground-breaking applications and products of the future; and the Global Gamechangers stage makes a welcome return, bringing the foremost innovators and business disruptors from across the media, entertainment and technology spectrum to share their successes and stimulate debates.
All this plus 15 halls of exhibitors demonstrating innovative or greatly enhanced products, technologies and services — from acquisition to delivery — await you.
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