NexTV Series comes back to Brazil to discuss the transformation of TV

The 5th edition of NexTV Series Brazil, the leading conference organized by Dataxis, will gather the biggest TV, OTT, and online video companies next April 19th at the Grand Hyatt Hotel located in Sao Paulo. More than 35 leading industry speakers will address the transformation of TV and other key topics of the market.

Net & Claro, Sky Brasil, Oi, Telefonica, ESPN and Esporte Interativo are amongst the companies that will participate in the conference. There will also be speakers of the broadcasters SBT, Record and RedeTV, as well as high level executives of Google, Twitter and Vevo.

The booming OTT Brazilian market will be one of the topics of the conference. According to Dataxis, Brazil has the biggest offering of OTT platforms in Latin America. Renato Elias, Sr Manager, TV Product at Oi; Luiz Bannitz Guimarães, Content & Business Affairs Director at Looke; and Jorge Salles, COO at EnterPlay,wil debate about the new pay TV services through OTT and the alliances between streaming services and operators.

NexTV Series Brazil 2017 will also address the transformation of the pay TV business. Alessandro Maluf, Director of Video Products at Net & Claro; Agricio Silva Neto, VP of Marketing & Programming at Sky Brazil; and Márcio de Jesus da Silva, Retail Business Director at Algar Telecom, will speak on this executive panel.

The conference will also deal with the changes that broadcast TV is overcoming with the analogue switch-off and how it is shifting to multi-screen and OTT. There will also be a debate about how to attract millennial audiences, a CTO panel that will analyze the future of TV and another one where media groups will debate about their online video strategies. By the end of the conference, there will be a discussion about live streaming of sports in multiple screens and in OTTs. This panel will also address the eSports boom.