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EMT Summit: Streaming Wars: The Battle for Eyes, Ears and Revenues


Online registration is now closed - walk ins are welcome!

The NYU Stern Entertainment, Media and Technology Alumni Group and the Office of Alumni Relations invite you to the seventh annual EMT Summit, where Stern alumni, students, and industry professionals will have the chance to learn and network over a shared interest in the entertainment, media and tech space.

Doors open at 6:30 PM
Program starts at 7:00 PM

Cost: $15 per person, includes reception.

Moderator: Paul Hardart, Clinical Professor of Marketing

Keynote Speaker: Scott Galloway, Professor of Marketing
Keynote Speaker, Professor Scott Galloway
In a keynote address, Stern Professor Scott Galloway provides a brand new No Mercy / No Malice perspective on the biggest trends, strategies, and innovations in the streaming media industry today. Also hear from industry leaders in panel discussions on the evolution of streaming services, all followed by networking with your fellow alumni.

Panel 1 - Audio Streaming
From music to podcasts to audiobooks - streaming audio has never been hotter.  Industry leaders from Audible Escape, Deezer, iHeartMedia, and Spotify break down the dynamics at play and share their insights on the battle for share of ear.

Neal Gorevic, Global Head, Marketing Strategy & Planning at Spotify    
Susan Jurevics, MBA 1996, General Manager at Audible Escape
Jason Ve, BS 2007, Industry Consultant | Former Head of Business Development at Deezer   
John Vermeer, MBA 2012, Senior Vice President, Business Development & Partnerships at iHeartMedia

Panel 2 - Video Streaming
In an increasingly crowded OTT video space and an evolving marketplace, what does it take to achieve success?  Hear from leaders in the OTT space as we are on the verge of the most competitive year in the history of video streaming. 

Christen Harris, Vice President, Content Distribution at Disney/ESPN
Brandt Haynes, MBA 2007, EVP, Distribution Business Planning, Strategy, and Operations at WarnerMedia
Matt Schnaars, MBA 2014, Senior Vice President, Content Distribution at NBCU