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Technosummits' Highlights Innovation in Digital Convergence Summit London 25 November 2009

LONDON – September 3, 2009 – Technosummits, the business technology events organisation recently announced that “Promoting growth and innovation in a converged world” is the theme for Digital Convergence Summit 2009 to be held at The Courthouse Hotel London on Wednesday, November 25, 2009.

The Digital Convergence summit is the premier event in the telecoms, media, entertainment, and technology sector looking into some business opportunities presented by the coming together of the separate worlds of audio, video, data and voice communication services.

This summit will explore current and emerging technologies that are blurring different sectors including telecoms and digital media. It will explore and discuss issues on converged services and devices to address the needs and challenges of a convergent world.

Key discussion points will also include Triple play, TV-Internet convergence, three screen digital experience, delivery of IPTV, VOD, On-demand TV services, monetisation of mobile convergence, including adult entertainment and mobile Advertising.

Speakers line up also include Arjang Zadeh of Azdio, Dr. Myles Macbean of Disney, Elena Branet of Microsoft TV, Robert Hamilton of Google, Tim Hussain of BSKYB, Julia DiMambro of Cherry Media, Cesar Bachelet of Analysys Mason and Suzanne Moorey-Denham of Milward Brown

Joseph de Villiers, Founder and CEO of Technosummits said “The increasing uptake of broadband connectivity, super-fast internet and demand for digital content anywhere, anytime and any device is as ever a continuing challenge, both from the Telecoms as well as from the Broadcast and media sectors. We hope to highlight some of the recent innovation trends on converged services and devices, hopefully finding how stakeholders can benefit from it”

Bill Scott, Founder and COO of easeltv, the Chair for this event commented,”After years of speculation and debate, digital convergence is now real and beginning to deliver genuine business value as well as interesting and innovative technology. I am very pleased to be chair of this summit and, with an excellent line up of speakers, keen to discuss interesting and controversial issues. We’re in for an exciting time.”

The 2009 Digital Convergence summit  is the premier event for technology, media, entertainment, including advertising executives looking to grow their business and explore new opportunities with cross platforms which spotlights the constant state of creation and evolution required of business leaders in today's rapidly changing digital media landscape.


Notes to editors:

TechnoSummits is the definitive, key technology and business organization that provides highly targeted events with unique interactive format discussion platforms. Organized in a more personal and intimate peer-to-peer environment, these summits bring together Thought leaders and senior decision makers from the Telecoms, Media and Technology (TMT) sector, including representatives from government, service providers, small and large enterprises to address, discuss, and explore industry issues, promote growth and innovation and move the industry forward. 

For further info, please visit www.technosummits.com

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