Aligning policies and regulatory frameworks with the broader objectives of growth of the M&E sector will unlock its potential and enable the sector to embrace new technologies and business models. A fireside chat with decision makers on transformative policies to boost media & entertainment sector to new heights.
A Special Indo- Canadian panel to discuss co-operation between India and Canada.
The M&E landscape is in transition from convergence to transformation. The M&E growth is predominantly being fuelled by the digital segment with increasing consumption of content over the mobile Internet. The mobile Internet, Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning are creating a new wave of smart business strategies and modules for the Indian Media & Entertainment sector. The 5G powered AI and Block chain will have a major impact in the changing M&E landscape. The M&E industry is moving from an anxiety of disruption to the hopefulness of transformation with convergence in full swing.
Despite many efforts put in by the industry and policy makers, piracy has been rampant and a continuing cause of concern of doing business in M&E space. This session will delve on some of the best practices in the area of piracy and copyright and will highlight the key way forward to combat piracy. This session will look at the existing challenges and issues faced by the industry including film, broadcasting, mobile, OTT, content, etc.
The changing Media and Entertainment consumption pattern has positively impacted the demand for skilled labour in the Media and Entertainment sector. The production of niche-audience content has led to more differentiated content production causing an increase in the number of jobs and job roles. Accessible and affordable training programmes in M&E sub sectors will ensure availability of skilled resources in the M&E sector, which will play a significant role in creative economy of India.
A new bunch of talented artistes have emerged through unconventional roles in equally unconventional movies. This star-studded session will take us through their path-breaking journey. These icons are also an ambassador of meaningful cinema which breaks all traditional clichés and stereotypes.
A session on how Indian content is crossing borders, finding appreciation and generating revenue globally. Indian content across mediums is now a force to reckon with and we can explore more possibilities of monetization of Indian content.
In addition to traditional media, news is now being consumed through the digital media such as online platforms and apps. The news industry stalwarts will delve on how the changing traditions are impacting the business and scope in the near future. The speakers will present a roadmap for young/ upcoming professionals from the news industry on the importance of social responsibility.
Mobile TV is at the forefront of the changing broadcast landscape. Mobile is rapidly expanding the different types of content that people can engage with; new apps and devices are adding greater capabilities in how broadcast can be accessed.