Agenda – Day 1 – Nextv Content Distribution Africa

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Nextv Content Distribution Africa - Agenda Day 1 - Thursday 23 September 2021

10:05 - 10:50 SAST | 45 Mins

Free to air satellite distribution: is it possible to reach new audiences in Africa?

  • Overview of FTA satellite distribution in SSA
  • How to reach new audiences
  • Monetisation models

Moderated by: Rhys Torrington - CEO - 2Gwana Media

Dataxis Youtube
11:10 - 11:50 SAST | 40 Mins

New content, new focus: How Africa inspires the globe with culture and creativity - Hosted by Deutsche Welle

  • How Africa’s creative spirit influences international culture
  • Where creative individuals are looking for inspiration
  • Content that’s globally relevant
  • Blending traditional aesthetic and modern design

Moderated by: Ruvheneko Parirenyatwa - Broadcast Journalist - Neko Media Incorporated

Dataxis Youtube
12:10 - 12:55 SAST | 45 Mins

Financing & funding African content

  • Line of funding available (Local and international)
  • Co-productions between TV channels and producers and/or partnership with big media groups?
  • Revenue sharing models
  • Role of advertisers in production

Moderated by: Rhys Torrington - CEO - 2Gwana Media

Dataxis Youtube
15:00 - 15:45 SAST | 45 Mins

The rise of international TV channels in Africa

  • Factors contributing to and affecting the growth of international TV channels
  • The foreign strategies of International TV channels
  • Localised content to reach a larger audience

Moderated by: Tamima Ibrahim - Head of Content - Switch TV

Dataxis Youtube
16:05 - 16:50 SAST | 45 Mins

African content: How to compete with international SVOD platforms?

  • With the surge of SVOD: what is the role of linear programming?
  • Consumer behaviour evolution in Africa
  • Potential collaborations and partnerships

Moderated by : Priscilla Tirvengadum - Head of Events - Dataxis

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