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"Beyond Video: A Playbook for the Future of Connected Video" Presented by WIREWAX

Digital DUMBO

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)

"Beyond Video: A Playbook for the Future of Connected...

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Forget everything, the future of video is not what you think! This month we’re teaming up with WIREWAX for a look at what’s next.

We’ll have a showcase of WIREWAX’s connected video technology and you’ll hear from Condé Nast, Bleacher Report, Unruly (acquired by News Corp) & ustwo on how media companies, agencies and platforms doing groundbreaking work with the video medium.

Our playbook will cover:

  • Connected video, what it is and isn’t
  • Using interactive video to drive engagement & commerce
  • Distribution, virality & measurement
  • Future trends in content creation & platforms

Before and after the discussion we’ll have plenty of time to meet creative and digital minds, with drinks & music.

Join us on Wednesday, July 26th at ustwo, just steps from the Bowling Green subway stop in FiDi.

PRODUCT SHOWCASE BY:

Steve Callanan

CEO & Co-Founder, WIREWAX

Wiremax

An electronic engineer by education, Steve started his career as the youngest TV producer in the UK. His company also became the largest producer of short-form, branded video content delivering hundreds of hours of content for the biggest online publishers. During this time, Steve developed the first motion-tracking, interactive video technology in 2010. This became the basis for WIREWAX, a multi-award-winning video technology powered by artificial intelligence which now serves over 20,000 users, including some 750 global brands.

PANELISTS:


Dan Garraway (Moderator)

Co-Founder, WIREWAX

WIREWAX

Dan started in the humble origins of website design and development at university, going on to form a company which delivered the first video-dating website in the UK. During this time he traversed the industry to work in both television production and web technology at a time of tangible convergence. Dan joined Steve in 2008 at a time of unprecedented growth in online video content and became a co-founder of WIREWAX, where he now leads US growth.

Will Misselbrook

Head of Content & Branded Entertainment, Condé Nast Entertainment & 23 Stories, Condé Nast

Condé Nast

Will currently works as a Head of Content, Branded Entertainment and Managing Director in New York City.

With over 15 years of experience he has worked for, BBC (Producer), Wieden & Kennedy (Producer), Saatchi & Saatchi (Executive Producer), Imagination (Production Director), BBH New York (North America Head of Integrated Production) Vice President, Global Director of Integrated Production promoted to SVP, Director of Global Creative Content Development for fashion retail giant Coach in New York and most recently as the Head of Content and Branded Entertainment for Condé Nast Group.

Devra Prywes

SVP Marketing & Insight, Unruly

Unruly

Devra Prywes is Vice President, Marketing and Insights at Unruly. She has a 15-year history in launching media properties on digital and traditional platforms and is a frequent commentator on social video trends and analytics for Forbes, Fox News, NBC, MSNBC, Inc. and Cynopsis Digital.

Prior to joining Unruly, Prywes worked at Time Inc., and launched several licensed entertainment properties in gaming, home entertainment and digital distribution. She has a degree in Cognitive Science from Northwestern University and an MBA in Marketing and Entertainment/Media Technologies from NYU’s Stern School of Business, which she enjoys using on a regular basis at Unruly!

Lee Simpson

Head of TV & Entertainment, ustwo

Ustwo

Over the past 13 years Lee has worked with companies such as Google, Comcast, American Express and BBC, on products that span VR, video content delivery, e-commerce, and publishing.

He's also worked with startups on the Ignite100 accelerator program for over 4 years, and has taught user experience and product design at schools across europe, including Hyper Island, Stockholm. Before joining ustwo, Lee was a product lead at The Guardian where he was responsible for the design and strategy of both internal workflow tools and network fronts.

Lee is currently leading ustwoTV — a team dedicated to exploring innovative products and experiences in the TV and entertainment landscape working closely with ustwo's partners to explore, understand and solve complex challenges in content and digital product.

Courtney Vincent

Sr. Director, Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report

Bio Coming Soon.

The Venue - ustwo HQ

The Venue

Event Sponsored By...

WIREWAX Logo

WIREWAX is a connected video technology. It provides interactive video to 20,000 users across the planet, including more than 750 brands, broadcasters and agencies. It's connected because it uses award-winning artificial intelligence to automatically make people, products and scenes in video clickable and touchable.

Users include: The BBC, NBC, Nike, L'Oréal, Gap Inc., Viacom, General Electric, Spotify, Coach, TBS, Target, and Adidas amongst many others.

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Sixpoint

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Digital DUMBO produces live events, conferences, content, and custom experiences that connect companies & brands with our community of digital tastemakers, talent, and executives.

Digital DUMBO started in 2009 as a social gathering for innovative companies in the DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) neighborhood of Brooklyn, a six-block area with over 100 media and technology companies. We've since hosted events in some of the world's most innovative cities.

With over 15,000 members, Digital DUMBO is one of the fastest growing digital communities in the world.

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ustwo
26 Broadway
16th Floor
New York, New York 10004

Wednesday, July 26, 2017 from 6:30 PM to 9:30 PM (EDT)


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Digital DUMBO produces live events, conferences, content, and custom experiences that connect companies & brands with our community of digital tastemakers, talent, and executives.

Digital DUMBO started in 2009 as a social gathering for innovative companies in the DUMBO (Down Under the Manhattan Bridge Overpass) neighborhood of Brooklyn, a six-block area with over 100 media and technology companies. We've since expanded to hosting events in some of the world's most innovative cities.

With over 16,000 members, Digital DUMBO is one of the fastest growing digital communities in the world.

 

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