1. Zencoder – Matt McClure, Developer Evangelist
Zencoder (The Complete Cloud Service for Live and File Encoding) will be presenting their newly launched, first of its kind Live Cloud Transcoding API, which enables anyone to create adaptive bitrate live streams from a single input stream.
2. vidIQ – Rob Sandie, Co-Founder/CEO
Rob, former founder and CEO of Viddler, will be presenting vidIQ – the first YouTube audience development and management suite that helps brands and agencies grow their views and subscribers. vidIQ is an end-to-end solution that assists YouTube marketers at every step of their workflow, including uploading their videos at the best time of day, connecting brands with their top influencers, YouTube SEO, monitoring viewer and engagement analytics across Twitter and Facebook, bulk description editing, comment moderation, and Facebook fan page syndication.
3. batteryPOP – Greg Alkalay, Co-Founder
batteryPOP is a new cross-platform kids network founded by two Nickelodeon veterans, Greg Alkalay and Taso Mastorakis. batteryPOP features original, aggregated and branded content for the 6-13 year old audience, with animation, live action, puppets, and more. batteryPOP is a creator driven network.
4. Watchitoo – Hila Raz, Partnerships and Sales Director and Marilyn Daly, Director of Marketing
Watchitoo, our interactive streaming partner will be on-site to announce an exciting new integration partnership, and previewing the integration for the first time with some remote guests. This hot new start-up social collaboration platform aimed at getting things done more socially and productively is a welcome addition to the growing partnerships Watchitoo has established with Bravo, Pearson, HP and more. Additionally, Watchitoo will share exciting new features and products to an already robust multi-streaming collaboration platform including unveiling ClassInteract – which makes education and training solutions more engaging, interactive and impactful for both students and faculty.
5. Hitting Rock Bottom – Corey Snyder, Director/Co-creator and JJ Ko, Producer and Co-creator
Hitting Rock Bottom is an interactive docudrama/web series about Darryl Brown and his struggles with addiction and recovering against all odds. The show is a series of re-enactments of real life stories that engage the audience through various transmedia and marketing projects.
7:00-8:00pm Presentations and Q&A