Panel Discussion - What Buyers Want

This session will bring together a cross-section of seasoned content buyers and sellers who will discuss recent programming trends based on their most recent transactions in the key markets of South Africa, Nigeria, Kenya, Ethiopia, and Ivory Coast.

Panel Discussion-The Content Monetization Challenge

Sub-Saharan African mobile phone companies are no longer taking baby steps towards what could be their next big revenue driver – monetizing content. This session will examine the sophisticated mobile-money solutions offered by these companies that could better meet the needs of financially vulnerable content producers.


Panel Discussion-Stop Fake News

The topic of fake news is as old as the news industry itself—conspiracy theories, hoaxes, propaganda, and satire have long been in existence. This session will gather news content producers to discuss and determine the kinds of misinformation that exist and provide tools for how to evaluate news for its reliability and truth.



Panel Discussion-The United World of Animation

This session will bring together globe-trotting animation experts to discuss emerging coproduction partnerships centered on Sub-Saharan Africa. They will use their own experience and countries as case studies (U.K., Germany, France, Turkey, India and Canada) to paint a vivid picture of these nascent opportunities.




Panel Discussion-The United World of Animation

This session will bring together globe-trotting animation experts to discuss emerging coproduction partnerships centered on Sub-Saharan Africa. They will use their own experience and countries as case studies (U.K., Germany, France, Turkey, India and Canada) to paint a vivid picture of these nascent opportunities.




Panel Discussion-How to bring multiplayer video game competitions to the screen

With Africa ready to stage some of the world’s most popular multiplayer video game competitions, this session will bring together video game event curators, broadcasters, ad marketers as they look at ways to bring the e-Sports experience to mainstream television audiences



Panel Discussion-Empowering women in the television industry

Leading entertainment and media executives will provide insight into how they have earned their success, the challenges they face and the innovative process, actionable tactics and strategies they implement into their own working lives.