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Mansha Daswani

Mansha Daswani is the editor-in-chief and associate publisher of World Screen. She can be reached on mdaswani@worldscreen.com.

User Experience Takes Center Stage in Shifting Media Landscape

June 15, 2017

World Screen takes a deep dive into PwC’s latest Global Entertainment and Media Outlook, which argues that being “consumer-obsessed” will be imperative as the sector’s growth plateaus. Companies angling for a bigger slice of global entertainment and media (E&M) revenues—set to rise from $1.8 trillion in 2016 to $2.2 trillion in 2021—must “focus more intensely” on user experiences, says PwC.

It Takes Two

June 13, 2017

The European drama business is booming, creating a host of new opportunities for companies from within the region and around the world.

Event Preview: Conecta FICTION

June 8, 2017

Content executives from Latin America, the U.S. Hispanic market and Europe will convene in Spain at the inaugural event from June 20 to 23.

PwC: Media Companies Must Focus on User Experience

June 7, 2017

In its latest five-year outlook, PwC states that companies angling for a bigger slice of global entertainment and media revenues—set to rise from $1.8 trillion in 2016 to $2.2 trillion in 2021—must "focus more intensely" on user experiences.

Local Content Key for VICE Expansion

April 27, 2017

Hosi Simon, the global general manager of VICE Media, updated APOS delegates in Bali on the company’s international rollout strategy, stressing the importance of local content as it expands across the globe.

NBCU’s Kevin MacLellan Talks Hayu, Channels Business

April 27, 2017

Kevin MacLellan, the chairman of global distribution and international at NBCUniversal, discussed the rollout of the reality SVOD service Hayu and his “fewer, bigger, better” approach to the company’s channels business in his session at APOS.