Reinventing TV news for a connected world

Earlier, watching the news meant switching on your TV and staying abreast with the latest around you. Now, it just means picking up your smartphone and streaming it, anytime, anywhere. This major change has encouraged TV broadcasters to pull their audiences away from the linear news-viewing model while gradually pushing them to stream it instead.

Is the latest technology going to smoothen this transformation or will it hinder this move?

What does reinvention mean for the news and broadcast industry and are local, linear news channels keeping up with the technology advancements?

Get answers to these questions and a chance to dive deep into various plans the local news channels have, to leave a lasting impression in the connected TV space.

Tune into this futuristic panel discussion where news and technology experts discuss the reinvention of the TV news space.

Barb Maushard
SVP, Hearst Television
Brooke Thomas
Host, Fox Soul
Joanie Vasiliadis
VP, Digital Content, Tegna
Meredith McGinn
EVP, Diginets & Original Production, NBCU Local
Eric Ludgood
Head, Newsy
Stephen Bach
Director of Sales, News Segment, Amagi
Michael Depp
TVNewsCheck, Editor

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Key topics covered
  • Evolution of local news channels in the connected TV world
  • How changes in world conditions and evolution of technology have impacted local news
  • Advantages of cloud playout
  • Role of niche news content