Run with the Big Dogs – NATPE – Miami Beach January 19-21, 2016
photo Getty Images- NATPE CEO Rod Perth and Norman 'All in the Family' Lear speaks out at 2015 NATPE on the tyranny of ageism.
The 5th Annual National Association of TV (and New Media) Program Executives Conference serves as the zeitgeist between traditional TV and New Media industry leaders. NATPE- Miami unreels this Tuesday to Thursday, January 19-21 in the iconic Fountainbleau Hilton & Eden Roc Resorts & Hotels.
BE CREATIVE. BE FEARLESS. BE READY to join industry leaders, content creators, entertainment personalities, A List producers, distributors & rainmakers representing over 50 countries.
Miami Beach/FL. / NATPE – Miami’s 2016 confab, trade show and conference reports registration remains robust. The three day event is open for business with quantifiable increases in attendees and program highlights over last year.
Celebrating their 54th year, the National Association of Television (and New Media) Program Executives guests will be hosted at the Morris Lapidus jewel, the mid century icon next door and the Thompson Hotel and Soho House.
The bold, bright film future has arrived! With over 7000 + digital dignitaries in attendance, luminaries from the AOL – HBO – Netflix – Warner Brothers and YuMe (an enhanced, multi-screen internet platform) are slated to attend. Chobani Yogurt is also sponsoring; because one must eat while navigating, meeting, greeting and closing on the next endeavor.
All are playing for keeps on the Internet.
NATPE embraces the world’s upper echelon of content creators, producers, brand managers, television broadcasters, distribution executives andnew media creative’s all of whom for over a half a century have called NATPE their home.
“With the market place shifting dramatically from traditional broadcasters to a multiplicity of internet based delivery platforms, “the NATPE event serves as a premier opportunity for innovators to uncover and unravel the key forces driving the entertainment and communications industry, ” says Cristina Parovel, actor – producer who was recently featured in the new release documentary, “Hollyood Italian Style” directed by Jordan River.
Program highlights include Netflix Chief Content Officer, Ted Sarandos moderating a conversation with living legends Norman Lear and Quincy Jones as part of the Storytellers and Pop Culture Track. Ted Sarandos has led content acquisition for Netflix since 2000 and in the process built Netflix into a global force. The marquee session is one of several conversations showcasing major creative forces spanning numerous genres. Mr. Lear and Mr. Jones will take the stage on Wednesday, January 20th at 2:00 pm at the Eden Roc Miami Beach Resort in the Ocean Tower Salon. Registration to NATPE is required for attendance. Space is limited.
The conference banner theme this year is “Be Creative. Be Fearless. Be Ready”, encouraging attendees to be imaginative, tenacious and equipped to succeed in the ever expanding, interdependent content community.
“With NATPE’s Miami Beach at the nexus of Latin America, Canada, Europe, Asia, Australia and Africa; the market continues to serve the ever-evolving domestic, global television and now the advertising industry. The non-for-profit NATPE association has the flexibility to redefine itself and its services. What remains constant is their commitment to keep members apprised of changes occurring daily in the domestic and international entertainment environment’, states NATPE President, Rod Perth.
Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award Ceremony
Suggested attire for this mid-winter Miami Beach market, expo and trade show includes bathing suits, Bermuda shorts and sun block. Also, pack a ‘black tie’ for the Brandon Tartikoff Legacy Award Ceremony. The star- studded dinner and show is created to recognize a select group of TV professionals “who exhibit extraordinary passion, leadership and vision in the process of creating television programming while evoking the spirit Tartikoff’s generosity”.
Join PRWorld Media at the Fountainbleau Bleau Bar between 5-7 pm, Tuesday Jan 19 and Wednesday June 20 for a photo opportunity and the inside track on ArtBasil.org and Table 8’s top recommendations for fine dining, drinking and dancing in Miami Beach.
by Cristiane Roget , correspondent PR World Media, a syndicated division of Ad Avenue Group, Paris
For registration- https://www.natpe.com/market/register
Celebrating 54 years of service to the ever-evolving global television industry, NATPE inspires the growth and success of content development, creation, production, financing and distribution across all platforms through interdependent marketplaces where industry powers gather to offer insight and make deals.