Nordic Entertainment Group (NENT Group) President and CEO Anders Jensen and David Lynn, president and CEO of Viacom International Media Networks (VIMN), will be among those delivering keynotes at MIPTV 2019.
During his keynote, Jensen will offer insights gleaned from NENT Group’s path to becoming the Nordic region’s leading entertainment provider, including how its original drama productions are now going global. He’ll also discuss what consumers and customers are looking for from their entertainment providers, and the value of partnerships, cooperation and inclusivity. Jensen’s speech will be followed by a conversation with Rola Bauer, the managing director of STUDIOCANAL TV.
Lynn’s keynote will cover Viacom International Studios’ vision for the future, including an outline on his thoughts on the market opportunities in content supply, as well as the rationale behind acquiring Awesomeness. Awesomeness co-heads Rebecca Glashow and Shelley Zimmerman will follow up his presentation with a discussion with Light as a Feather actress Peyton List.
MIPTV 2019 will also feature a keynote interview with Ilene Chaiken (The Handmaid’s Tale, Empire, The L Word), and a lineup of leading French TV executives who will speak as part of the France Country of Honour program.