Four industry experts share insights on innovating live eventsLive events are a rapidly growing revenue source for publishers, but as the field becomes ever more competitive event organisers need to be nimble, creative and innovative to remain on top of the game. Here, we combine the insights of four leading industry experts on developments within the sector.
25th Jun 2017
Geoff Ramsey on the most impactful media-tech trends todayOne of eMarketer’s latest reports shows that the voice assistant sector has grown significantly more rapidly than first predicted by analysts when the Amazon Echo was launched back in 2015. It’s a sector of media tech that is currently of great interest to publishers, and another good example of the rich insights that the now 21yr old eMarketer continues to provide to the industry at large across digital marketing, media and ecommerce.
23rd Jun 2017
A 'robot' attended DIS. We interviewed him...With artificial intelligence and machine learning increasingly dominating the media-tech conversation in 2017, we weren’t too surprised to find a “robot” in attendance at the Digital Innovators Summit (DIS) earlier this year. We spoke to him about, among other things, attending live events in machine form. See the video and hear and/or read what he said...
7th Jun 2017
Five industry experts give their insights into emerging subscription modelsSubscription based media models are very much back at the forefront of the UK industry’s thoughts, as was made clear during the recent UK Professional Publishers Association (PPA) Festival in London. Here, we’ve combined the insights of five industry experts who spoke on the subject at the event from leading brands including Centaur, IHS Markit, Financial Times, Campaign, and Time Inc.
29th May 2017
Transitioning to digital when print still pays the billsFor most publishers, transitioning from print to digital is the essential change. But when print magazines remain the most profitable part of your business, it can be important to balance evolution rationally in order not to lose the print cash cow. Here, we talk to Danish company, Bonnier Publications, about walking that very path.
25th May 2017