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Schedule 2016

The aim of the conference is: to discuss trends in the international telecommunications industry, technical and legal issues, new trends related to the development and convergence of technologies. Other important topics relevant to industry experts will be highlighted as well.

Participants: leadingoperators, representatives of ministries, authorities and branch-specific associations; content manufacturers and providers, TV channels, hardware and technical solution distributors, copyright protection and licencing specialists, marketing agencies, the media et al.

Working languages: Russian, English. Simultaneous translation.

Venue:  conference hall of the “Baltic Beach Hotel “

Jurmala, Juras str. 23/25

 

* The conference agenda will be updated.

17. August, Wednesday

09:00-10:00

Registration of the participants of the Conference and Exhibition

10:00-10:30

Opening of the International Telecommunications Conference and Exhibition «Telco Trends 2016»

10:30-12:00

Single Digital Europe - new Opportunities and Risks.

Moderator: Toms Meysitis, Director of the Legal Department of Lattelecom

 

The Ministry of Environmental Protection and Regional Development of the Republic of Latvia (Latvia)

News from Brussels: review of the implementation of the program "Digital Europe". The result of 2015, the priorities of 2016.

Speaker: Edmunds Belskis, Deputy State Secretary Information and Communication Technologies Division

 

The Polish Chamber for Electronic Communications (PIKE) (Poland)

"Single Digital Market" the impact on the business environment of Poland.

Speaker: Jerzy Strashevski, the President of PIKE

 

The Lithuanian Cable Television Association (Lithuania)

Trends of the Lithuanian telecommunications market.

Speaker: Vaiva Zhukiene, President of the Lithuanian Cable Television Association

 

LATTELECOM (Latvia)

Latvia on the way to the Single Digital Europe. Evaluation of the expert and major player within the market.

Speaker: Toms Meysitis, Director of the Legal Department of Lattelecom

 
12:00-12:30

Coffee break.

Invites the TV channel History

14:30-15:00

Coffee break.

15:00-17:30

Presentation of the content novelties.

Moderator: Yana Belskaya, Chief Editor of "Cableman" 

 

SES (Luxembourg) GENERAL PARTNER of Telco Trends 2016

Ultra HD: the journey has begun.

Speaker: Abrahamsson Nils Philip, Sales Manager in Scandinavia and the Baltic States

Speaker: Marika Verkevica, Head of Viasat DTH Baltics

 

"DIGITAL TV FAMILY" Channel One Russia (Russia) GENERAL MEDIA PARTNER of Telco Trends 2016

 

BALTIJAS MEDIJU ALIANSE (Latvia)

 

RED MEDIA (Russia)

New products of a distribution package "TPO Red Media".

Speaker: Yekaterina Ivandikova, Head of Sales Department

 

AETN UK (the United Kingdom)

Speaker: Vladislav Gurman, Representative of the television channels of group A &  E Networks and Scripps Networks in The Baltic States

 

TV company "STREAM" (Russia)

Speaker: Denis Trofimov, the main Producer of the television company Stream

 

Media Broadcasting Group (Russia)

 Speaker: Gennady Nevmerzhitskiy, Sales Director of the company "Broadcasting Media Group"

19:00

Transfer from Baltic Beach Hotel to the restaurant "36.Line"

19:30

Cocktail party.

Invites the company SES company,  GENERAL PARTNER  of “Telco Trends 2016”

Venuethe restaurant “ 36. Line “ (Jurmala, 36.Line)

12:30-14:30

Forum of broadcasters.

Limitations of the content distribution due to geopolitical situation.

Impact on business enviroment. Politics or business?

Moderator: Gunta Lidaka, Director of the Latvian Association of Broadcasters.

 

TNS Latvia (Latvia)

Changes of the audience of TV channels due to the regulation of content.

Speaker: Martins Traubergs, Director of TNS Latvia

 

The National Electronic Mass Media Council (Latvia)

The role of the regulator to balance the political decisions snd business.

Speaker: Dace Kezbere, Member of the Board of the National Council for Electronic Media

 

The Lithuanian Cable Television Association (Lithuania)

Restrictions on content distribution, the experience of Lithuania.

Speaker: Vaiva Zhukiene, President of the Lithuanian Cable Television Association

 

Mediasat (Ukraine)

Prohibition of Russian content in Ukraine and its replacement. Decisions, prospects.

Speaker: Irina Sakhno, Media Expert

 

Lattelecom (Latvia)

Media policy and the needs of consumer.

Speaker: Toms Meysitis, Director of the Legal Department of Lattelecom

 

The Ministry of Culture of the Republic of Latvia (Latvia)

Media policy as a tool of structuring the information space.

Speaker: Roberts Putnis, the Head of the Culture Ministry's Media Policy Department

18. August, Thursday

10:30-11:00

Registration of the participants of the Conference and Exhibition.

11:00-12:30

The Development of Multimedia Technologies as the Basis for New Business Models. New Opportunities for Operators.

Moderator: Vladislavs Gurmans, Member of the Board of LATNET

 

Association "Electronic money" (Russia)

Modern development of payment technologies and possible interaction points with the telecommunications operators.

Speaker: Vikrtor Dostov, President of the Association "Electronic money"

 

QIWI (Russia)

Payment service as a channel of communication with the client.

Speaker: Roman Tikhonov, Head of Development Department of JSC "QIWI" 

 

J'son & Partners Consulting (Russia)

Operators of pay TV and OTT services. Analysis of the dynamics of the international market.

Speaker: Dmitry Kolesov, Director of the Department of TV and Content J'son & Partners Consulting

 

MSK-IX (Russia)

Internet Exchange as the driver of growth of the digital economy.

Speaker: Sergey Kiselev, Business Development Director at MSK-IX

12:30-13:00

Coffee break.

Invites the company QIWI

15:00-15:30

Coffee break.

Invites the company Telia Latvija

15:30-17:00
NETWORKING.
Individual meetings and negotiations.
13:00-15:00

Technical Television and Multimedia Solutions from Leading Worldwide Manufacturers.

Moderator: Germann Geer, Director of Sales at ASTRO Strobel

 

Telia Latvia (Latvia)

CDN Opportunities for OTT Operators.

Speaker: Norberts Ositis, CDN Product Manager of  the company CDN Telia Latvija

 

ASTRO Strobel (Germany)

Current development of European operators on the example of the dicisions of the company  ASTRO.

Speaker: Germann Geer, Director of Sales at ASTRO Strobel

 

BKTEL

Speaker: Thomas Shaherer, Director of Sales of the company BKtel

 

IRDETO (the Netherlands)

The road map for success in the OTT business.

Speaker: Andrey Silanchev, Director of Development of the company Irdeto

 

EUTELSAT (France)

New Satellite Solutions for Baltic States.

Speaker: Karen Badalov, Regional Director, Baltic States & Caucuses

 

LEVIRA (Estonia)

TV Channel in the Cloud – merging traditional broadcast systems with modern web technologies.

Speaker: Raul Aav, Director of Media Services

17:00

Funny beach tournament for the Cup of "TELCO TRENDS 2016"

Invites the TV channel "Okhota i Rybalka" (CJSC TV company "STREAM"

Venue: beach of the hotel "Baltic Beach Hotel".
19:00

Barbecue party

Invites the TV channel "Okhota i Rybalka" (CJSC TV company "STREAM")

Venue: beach of the hotel "Baltic Beach Hotel".

19. August, Friday

11:00-14:00

Panel Discussion: Illegal Pay TV. Effective Tools and Methods of Dealing with Pirated Resource.

Moderator: Dace Kotzeva, Executive Director of the Company “No Piracy in Latvia”

 

The Company "No Piracy in Latvia" (Latvia)

The results of market research in Latvia. The exact data of losses are named.

Speaker: Dace Kotzeva, Executive Director of the Company “No Piracy in Latvia”

 

Digital Screens (Ukraine)

Examples of resistance to piracy in the traditional media and on the Internet.

Speaker: George Barzashvili,  General Director of company "Digital Screens" 

 

Discussants:

Tatyana Tolstaya, an owner of the Cinamon cinema chain (Estonia)

Toms Meysitis, Director of the Legal Department of Lattelecom (Latvia)

Vaiva Zhukiene, President of the Lithuanian Cable Television Association (Lithuania)

Vlad Gurman, Member of the Board of the Latvian Internet Association (Latvia)

George Barzashvili, General Director of Digital Screens (Ukraine)

Janis Lielpeters, Head of the Electronic Media Monitoring Center of the National Council (Latvia)

Valters Bajars, Communications Department Head, Ministry of Transport (Latvia)

14:00-14:30

Coffee break.

14:30-16:00
NETWORKING.
Individual meetings and negotiations.
18:00

Closing Evening of "TELCO TRENDS 2016".

Invites the "DIGITAL TV" of Channel One, GENERAL MEDIA PARTNER of "Telco Trends 2016"

Venue: the restaurant VIEW Restaurant & Lounge, Baltic Beach Hotel

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