New strategies of FTA broadcasters going OTT to close first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition

Dataxis will be helding next Tuesday, May 18th, and in English, the first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition, It will be the first conference in which industry trends in this region will be discussed and analyzed. The last panel of the event is called ‘FTA broadcasters going OTT: new strategies’, and will take place between 12:00 PM and 12:45 PM (GMT-4 EDT Miami). Registration for this one and the rest of the panels that are part of the conference can be done here.

Some of the main topics that will be developed and discussed throughout the panel will focus on VOD and catch-up value; live streaming and linear channels; AVOD, SVOD and freemium models; pay TV aggregation; how to overcome the challenging post-Covid ad environment; and other related issues. Industry executives specially gathered by Dataxis to star in the discussion are Odette Best Campbell, Managing Director at GBN Grenada Broadcasting Network; and Jewel Forde, Head of TV at Caribbean Broadcasting Corporation.

The inaugural edition of Nextv Series Caribbean will bring together in a friendly virtual format the leading pay TV operators, TV networks, FTA broadcasters, OTT platforms, content owners, telcos and ISPs from over 20 Caribbean nations. They will meet around a series of strategy panels to discuss the latest challenges and opportunities surrounding the generation, distribution and commercialization of TV content to audiences that are demanding ever more sophisticated ways to access their favorite live and on-demand programming. The first Nextv Series Caribbean’s virtual edition will take place on Tuesday, May 18th starting at 9:00 AM (GMT-4 EDT Miami), and will be sponsored by Broadpeak, Mirada, TiVo and Ross.

Registration to Nextv Series Caribbean is free for pay TV operators, FTA broadcasters, TV channels, OTT platforms, ISPs and telecommunications operators in the region.