With a 23 year history of engaging, innovating and disrupting with the industries decision makers involved in the creation, management, distribution and monetisation of filmed entertainment and audio content, CABSAT has earned its stripes. The exhibition is expected to attract some 15,000-plus attendees and includes about nine country pavilions, giving visitors a chance to see all of the latest technology from around the world under one roof.
Covering key Hollywood, Bollywood and Arabic TV and Film content, creation, distribution and monetisation trends, CABSAT’s conference offers a comprehensive view of the state of the industry. It gives attendees a chance to meet, network, and learn from global transmedia, technical, engineering and production leaders around the future of broadcast, satellite and content delivery.
CABSAT Global Meetings Programme
CABSAT Global Meetings Programme, which is best described as a matchmaking programme, is a new and improved, free to use, specialist meetings programme that allows visitors and exhibitors to book meetings. CABSAT & SATEXPO visitors and exhibitors can search the database and arrange meetings with key contacts prior to the show. It allows users to search the database and find contacts specific to their requirements, with filters by sector/ job title/ product interests.
A key pillar of the conference agenda, the Content Congress allows attendees to engage with thought leaders from regional and global companies. Delivered under the theme ‘Future of Television in a Connected World’, Content Congress 2016 hosted over 40 speakers from major international studios and brands such as Sony Pictures, DreamWorks and Netflix over the course of 18 insightful and innovative sessions which attracted over 100 conference delegates. The conference programme will cover the latest trends, technologies and innovations.
The CxO Roundtable series discusses the impact of immersive and disruptive technology trends. Take part in a series of C-level roundtable debates, focused on the impact of future tech trends on the region’s entertainment and media industry. These roundtable meetings give attendees a chance to network with a greater amount of depth and also allow participants to impart and gain knowledge and a broader view of the topic being discussed. The CxO Roundtable series is open to all attendees.
The GVF Satellite Hub Summit
The GVF Satellite Hub Summit takes place within the satellite area of the CABSAT exhibition, using a dedicated, purpose built, centrally located and high-profile meetings facility. Not only does the GVF Satellite Hub Summit comes closer to the exhibition space and to CABSAT’s thousands of visitors, but offers participating organisations – sponsors and speakers – a higher level of visibility for their support for the event programme, and for the vitally important dialogues and opportunities for networking that the programme facilitates and promotes.
Content Studio Hub
The dedicated channel for CABSAT and the Content Studio Hub will broadcast live interviews, and news feeds directly from the show floor on 12-plus network of screens and on the official CABSAT website. Live feeds via the Cabsat website & mobile app, social media updates and on-site interviews will be hosted with 40+ global and regional speakers, 900+ exhibitors and daily event highlights. In partnership with Oasis enterprises, the Content Studio Hub will be the platform to showcase the settings of a Virtual Studio with live interviews taken by CABSAT TV and streamed live during the duration of the show and after. CEOs can experience the Virtual studio at Content Studio Hub.