Forum CSTB. TELECOM & MEDIA 2019

CSTB
Telecom & Media
Digital transformation
of telecom and media industry
The forum is a universal platform for effective business communication of the telecom and TV community, where leaders of technological and innovative development are gathered to jointly bring the industry to a qualitatively new level.
2019
Leaders Speakers
  • Channel One Russia. Global Network
    Alexey Efimov
    CEO
    Russian CATV Association
    Mikhail Silin
    Vice-President
    Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation
    Alexey Volin
    Deputy Minister
    Russian CATV Association
    Elena Gultyaeva
    Legal Counsel
  • Internet-Video Association
    Alexey Byrdin
    CEO
    VIACOM
    Yana Churikova
    Head of Youth and Music Channels
    Russian CATV Association
    Yuri Pripachkin
    President
    Web portal «Cableman»
    Yana Belskaya
    Chief Editor
  • ROSTELESET Association
    Oleg Grishenko
    President
    TMT Consulting
    Konstantin Ankilov
    CEO
    Mediascope
    Ksenia Achkasova
    Head of TV Research
    LifeStream
    Zharkyn Tursynov, Managing Partner
    Head of Development
  • Eutelsat S.A.
    Nikolay Orlov
    Regional VP
    Orion Group
    Cyril Makhnovsky
    CEO
    NTV Plus
    Mikhail Demin
    CEO
    MTS
    Natalia Bratchikova
    Head of Department of fixed business and TV marketing
  • Signal Media
    Mikhail Kovalchuk
    CEO
    Digital TV
    Cyril Lysko
    CEO
    Orion Group
    Elena Yachminnikova
    Yandex
    Irina Skripnikova
  • Huawei
    Alexander Chernyaev
    Senior Manager
    Tricolor TV
    Nikolay Orlov
    Deputy СЕО
    Russian Electronic Communication Association
    Karen Kazaryan
    Chief Analyst
    TelecomDaily, information and research agency
    Denis Kuskov
    CEO
  • Mediabrand
    Regina Yurkina
    CEO
185
Speakers
3000+
Visitors
280
Reports
2019
New Forum Program
CONFERENCE-HALL «RED»
PANEL DISCUSSION 'DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF TELECOM AND MEDIA’
01/29/2019
In 2019, the key line of CSTB. TELECOM & MEDIA will be DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION OF TELECOM AND MEDIA. The event will be supported by the Ministry of Digital Development, Communications and Mass Media of the Russian Federation and ANO DIGITAL ECONOMY, independent nonprofit organization. The first day of the Forum will start with a round-table discussion of current trends in the Russian market of pay TV and telecom services in the context of the data economy and digitalization of the private sector.  
  
Key topics of the panel discussion: 

  • Prospects of the domestic telecom and media market in the context of the data economy initiative of the Russian government

    Global trends in the media market and business models evolution
    What telecom and media services will be in demand given global digital transformation of the society? 
    New content, new forms of media consumption. Customers of the future — what are they like? 

  • Digital environment as the basis for the transformation and development of media business; new forms of media consumption  

    Increasing consumption of TV content in the digital environment, global trends and forecast  
    Online TV and personalized video services as drivers of the domestic telecom  
    New ‘show windows’ for the distribution of content; the issue of piracy 
     
  • Innovative technology and implementation of the digital economy strategy

    Maintaining stable coverage and developing 5G networks: projects of the market leaders 
    Innovations and domestic solutions. How effective is the import replacement program? 
    Big Data and predictive analytics as a secret weapon of the media, can we be proactive in this field?

  • Russian broadcasting market after the analogue switch-off

    Results of the national program ‘Developing TV and Radio Broadcasting in the Russian Federation’  

Speakers of the panel discussion will be representatives of the ministries and relevant state agencies, top managers of large media holdings, TV channels and telecom providers, leaders of high tech corporations.
CONFERENCE-HALL «RED»
FORUM OF REGIONAL OPERATORS
01/29/2019
The mission of this forum is to establish a common platform for business communication between operators and content providers of pay TV from across Russia and CIS. Every year, the Forum brings together experienced professionals and high-level experts, as well as operators and broadcasters seeking to develop the business and the entire industry — all this puts the venue into the list of the most compelling events of the business program of CSTB. TELECOM & MEDIA.

Topics to be addressed (preliminary): 

  • Market consolidation as the key trend affecting multiservice operators’ business models  
  • Evolution of content policies in the context of the changing TV viewing paradigm  
  • Extra services offered by operators as the basis for business growth  
  • Practical matters related to retransmitting from satellite to cable and IP networks 

The Forum will be moderated by Oleg Grishenko, President of ROSTELESET.

CONFERENCE-HALL «G»
PANEL DISCUSSION: ULTRA HD INDUSTRY
01/29/2019
One of the central topics on the business agenda of the Forum is the development of 4K TV and telecom. The panel discussion on the evolution of the global broadcasting will be attended by content producers, broadcasters, operators, technology companies, and Ultra HD equipment manufacturers. 

Topics to be addressed (preliminary):  

  • Overview of the domestic and international UHD market in 2018
  • Is UHD a marketing technique or a high-potential business? 
  • 4K and 8K TV sets and set-top boxes as drivers of the UHD market
  • Production, storage and delivery of UHD content in Russia 
  • Prospects of HDR and other add-ons to UHD standards. Overview of UHD add-ons and interfaces of the most recent UHD models
  • What hinders the emergence of new solutions and services?
CONFERENCE-HALL «C»
PRESENTATION OF A BRAND NEW VOD-SERVICE TVZAVR: STRATEGY AND POSITIONING
01/29/2019

Speakers:

  • Olesya Teplova, Head of PR Department
  • Elena Khlebnikova, Head of Content
  • Sergey Klimentov, Head of IT-Development of MoviesChain
  • Fara Kuchkarov, Strategic director of Depot WPF

CONFERENCE-HALL «RED»
OTT.FUTURE FORUM
01/30/2019
OTT.FUTURE is a universal platform for all professionals of the OTT service sector. It is the place where people discuss matters of the day, present business cases, exchange experiences of adopting successful technology and marketing solutions, share service development and introduction practices. 

Topics to be addressed (preliminary): 

  • State of the domestic and global online video market  
  • Panel discussion: VOD/OTT-TV market through the eyes of its players
  • Best innovations and business cases related to technology and marketing 
  • Content protection technology in various broadcasting environments  

The Forum will be moderated by Alexey Byrdin, CEO, Internet-Video Association. 
CONFERENCE-HALL «RED»
CONTENT SUMMIT RUSSIA
01/30/2019
Content Summit Russia is a new large-scale initiative within CSTB. Telecom & Media with the mission of bringing together pay TV professionals, including media holdings, TV channels, content producers and distributors, content promotion professionals working in diverse environments, multiservice operators, OTT TV and VOD experts. 
   
Topics to be addressed (preliminary): 

  • Pay TV today and tomorrow: 

    - review and analysis of the global pay TV market 
    - modern pay TV technology and services 
     
  • Creating popular content. Drivers and criteria of success:

    - strategic positioning of channel’s brand via content 
    - creating in-house content /adapting existing content to new viewing formats and environments  
    - what content is popular with operators and digital platforms?   

  • Evolution of marketing techniques in telecom, new promotion mechanisms supporting content promotion in digital environment:

    -  successful and failed promo campaigns ‘2018: case studies  
    -  new approaches to promoting content: retaining one’s audience 
CONFERENCE-HALL «G»
FORUM OF TELECOM OPERATORS
01/30/2019
It is for the first time, that the CSTB. Telecom & Media schedule will feature a forum of telecom operators, to be held jointly with NAG. The gathering will discuss the most urgent issues faced by the industry and cutting-edge innovations of leading domestic and international manufacturers and listen to presentations by telecom experts.  

Topics to be addressed (preliminary): 

  • Overview of the telecom market, trends and prospects  
  • International practice — how foreign peers are pulling through 
  • Principal causes for the subscriber attrition, and their remediation 
  • How to retain a subscriber — case studies from the market leaders  
  • Telecom market in the data economy 
  • Shifting towards the service provider model  
  • Virtual mobile operators — a new monetization tool 

The Forum will be moderated by Artem Egorov, Head of TV Equipment, NAG
CONFERENCE-HALL «C»
MULTISERVICE SATELLITE NETWORKS AND VSAT
01/30/2019
The section is to discuss satellite technology as the base for the development of info-comm systems. It is designed jointly with TeleSputnik magazine.

Topics to be addressed (preliminary): 

  • Satellite and digital transformation: the role of satellite operators in the new data economy ecosystem 
  • Satellite and video: new trends in satellite broadcasting 
  • Satellite and transport: innovative cases in mobile satellite communication sector 
  • Satellite and IoT: IoT as a new vector in the satellite industry 
CONFERENCE-HALL «E»
WORKSHOP OF IRDETO
01/30/2019
CONFERENCE-HALL «C»
LEGAL ADVICE. TELECOM AND NEW MEDIA REGULATION
01/31/2019
Legal counsels and experts will discuss recent changes of the legislation and the evolution of the legal frameworks, along with the development of the TV and telecom market in the modern world. Participants of the section will speak about most urgent matters in the industry, share their routine problems, and jointly develop recommendations for the telecom and media players. 

The section is organized with the support of Elena Gultyayeva, Legal Counsel of the CATV Association of Russia.
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FOR THE FORUM ATTENDEES
130 euro
10% DISCOUNT IS AVAILABLE
FOR 2/MORE DELEGATES
FOR THE MEMBERS OF THE ASSOCIATION OF CABLE TV OF RUSSIA/COMPANIES FROM THE RUSSIAN REGIONS
50 %
DISCOUNT
FOR CSTB.TELECOM&MEDIA’2019 EXHIBITORS
100 euro
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