Equipped with a degree in Public Relations from IULM, Milan 1999, Silvia Broggi now works within the media Industry, specialising in TV and advertising. Her career began working with the Mediaset Group in 2000, positioned in the International Sales House Publieurope, in the role of Group Product Manager. Silvia was posted for four years in London from where she managed the operative marketing for branches in London, Paris, Munich, Losanne and Madrid. In 2004 Silvia returned to Milan to enter Publitalia ’80 as International Marketing Manager. The significant international experience in Silvia’s professional development during the 8 years as International Marketing Manager, include orchestrating a collaboration with the Sales house of Nessma, a Maghrebian satellite TV channel (Tunis, Morocco, Algeria) for which she was posted in Tunis for 2 years, and a 6 month placement in Paris 2011 as Sales Manager for Publieurope.In 2012 Silvia returned to Milan for the promotion to Head of International Marketing of Publitalia ’80. Five years later she took on a second and simultaneous role as Marketing Director for the newly born AdTech&Business Development Division. This dual role is where she remains today – in charge of international marketing and marketing technology, where she manages the go to market, sale and development of Publitalia’80 addressable advertising offer.
Ronen Gutmanovitz has been working in telco, entertainment and media industry for more than 18 years, currently leading the TV Technology Division for Partner Communications, Israel.
Ronen is heading the team that built from scratch the technological infrastructure for the successful launch of Partner TV, Israel’s fastest-growing TV Service, in record time of 10 months. Ronen is leading the aggressive work plan to innovate the product roadmap and deliver the best in class OTT service. Ronen voted as Video Technologist of the Year 2019 in the Video Innovation Awards in London.
Miguel Rubio is the service architect leading the technical aspects to enable Targeted advertising in Orange TV. Experienced in running highly available systems both on premise and in cloud, his background covers more than 15 years’ experience in International players in Cable, IPTV and OTT industry.
Liting Splading is responsible for driving the development and delivery of innovative, programmatic marketing solutions including development of programmatic trading practice and advancement of programmatic trading products/solutions for Havas Media Group. Connecting audience planning and programmatic execution via an integrated approach with analytics, automation, content, performance and wider Meaningful digital experience strategies, to ultimately demonstrate business growth.
Ksenia Achkasova, Executive Director of MediascopeKsenia graduated from the Faculty of Computational Mathematics and Cybernetics of Lomonosov Moscow State University. She has been working for the company since 1997, in fact since the launch of the TV measurement system in Russia. Since 2008 she held the position as a director of TV research at the company. Since March 1, 2019, she has headed the Directorate of Research, which combines data production, service sales, customer service and the development of new technological solutions and products in strategic areas for the company. She is a recognized industry expert, frequent guest and speaker at leading industrial conferences and forums.
Grégory Samak – Molotov’s Managing Director , A graduate of ESCP and Sciences-Po, Grégory Samak is one of the pillars of the creation of BFMTV as Managing Director and has over 22 years of experience in Television. Within the AB Group, he became successively Director of the President’s office, Director of Institutional Relations and Director of the DTT project. Appointed General Manager of the new channel NT1 (now TFX), he participated in the acquisition of TMC by the AB group in collaboration with the TF1 group.
Francesco Barbarani, Director of the Radio, Digital and Cinema Area at Rai Pubblicità, boasts consolidated experience in the digital world. During his professional career he has held various roles of responsibility within major companies such as Virgilio, MySpace Italia, Sky Pubblicità, Yahoo! Search Marketing and Fox International Channels Italy. He has also been a member of the IAB Italia Board of Directors for 5 years.
Dr. Oliver Friedrich is leading the Video and Advanced TV Publisher Partnerships business at Google for the DACH region. Partners are large broadcasters, sales houses, distributors as well as AVOD providers.Within this role his strategic objectives are focused on the enablement of Advanced TV based on Google’s advertising products, i.e. Google Ad Manager. Prior to joining Google, Oliver’s work experience includes serving in Deutsche Telekom’s Innovation Laboratories and Fraunhofer FOKUS. Oliver holds a PhD (Dr.-Ing.) in Computer Engineering from Technical University of Berlin and an Executive MBA from ESCP Europe.
As Vice President for Advanced Advertising at Discovery Networks International, David leads strategy and development for data and advanced ads products across EMEA. From Eurosport to TVN and across Discovery’s digital and linear products, the Advanced Ads team oversee innovations in advertising strategy and technology, leading on addressable TV and all forms of future TV advertising.
Bill Condon is Senior Vice President of sales at XUMO. A 20-year veteran of the digital advertising industry, Condon is responsible for leading the company’s sales team and increasing XUMO’s footprint with marquee advertisers and strategic partners.Previously, Condon served a six-and-a-half year tenure at the Walt Disney Company, where he was most recently Senior Director, ad solutions, responsible for developing the digital sales strategy and ad solutions across Disney advertising sales properties, including ABC, Disney Digital Network, ESPN, and FreeForm. He has also held key sales positions with PointRoll, Tremor Video and Yahoo.He holds a bachelor’s degree from Goucher College.To learn more about XUMO and Bill’s plans for the company’s advertiser partnerships, visit corp.xumo.com.