Launch of the second edition of Coming to your screens – June 3, 2015

Under the honorary chairmanship of Andy Nulman

Guest speakers from companies such as Dailymotion, Google,
Vice, eOne, Jimmy Lee and many more

Montréal, 31 March 2015 – After an extremely successful first edition in spring 2014, the conference-event Coming to your screens will be back at Montréal’s Metropolis theatre on June 3rd, hosted by honorary chairman Andy Nulman.

Providing a visual and international overview of the latest trends and innovations in screen-based content, Coming to your screens will once again provide hundredsa of media professionals with the opportunity to benefit from the expertise of a variety of speakers, including Martin Rogard, COO of Dailymotion, one of the largest video platforms in the world and the most popular site in Europe, with over 300 million unique visitors per month.

The conferences, presentations, and panel discussions for the second edition will be based on the three following themes: How can traditional media adapt to new realities? Is it really possible to monetize content in online markets? Screen-based content in the making: who is saying what, to who, and how?

“With an exceptional program, Canadian and international participants will once again have the opportunity, on June 3rd, to see, learn about and share ideas on the newest trends and innovations transforming the world of media,” explains Gilbert Ouellette, producear for Coming to your screens. “This conference is in many ways unique for Montréal and takes into account what’s happening elsewhere in the world.”

Honorary chairman Andy Nulman and an advisory committee of pros

A media and entertainment entrepreneur recognized across Canada and abroad for his work with Just for Laughs, Airborne Mobile and the Society for the Celebration of Montréal’s 375th Anniversary, Andy Nulman is the honorary chairman for the second edition of Coming to your screens.

“My experience as a speaker last year allowed me to see how unique this is as an event for media professionals. I’m certain that the promoters will make this a must-see conference over the next few years,” said Nulman.

Beyond the event’s honorary chairman, the organizers are able to benefit from the knowledge, skills and networks of an advisory committee of experienced professionals: Morgan Bouchet (Director of Digital Content & Innovation – Orange Division), Philippe Lamarre (Founder and Producer, Toxa), Sophie Ferron (President and Executive Producer, Media Ranch), Paul Allard (Media and Technology Entrepreneur), Frédéric Guarino (Vice President, Médiabiz International).

The CTYS Showcase: increase your profile with clients and partners

New this year, the promoters are thrilled to present the CTYS Showcase. The Showcase is a springboard for boosting your visibility and value in front of the event’s entire audience, allowing creators to present their innovative projects (distribution platforms, loyalty solutions, content convergence, transmedia, webseries, etc.) in five minute blocks on stage at different points throughout the event.

Partners who believe in the event

Once again this year, Coming to Your Screens can count on the support of partners who are deeply invested in establishing this kind of event in Montréal. Already among them: the event’s principal partner, the Canada Media Fund, the Québec Film and Television Council (QFTC), the Bell Fund, TKNL, Wink Strategies, evenko and Annexe Communications.

Digital Spring

Coming to your screens is associated with the Montréal Digital Spring, an initiative of the Conférence régionale des élus (CRÉ) de Montréal, in partnership with 115 other organizations from creative fields or with an interest in digital arts. The second edition will take place between mid-March and mid-June 2015. Bringing together science, industy and art, the Digital Spring showcases the vibrant digital creativity happening in Montréal.

Coming to your screens

Coming to your screens is an annual conference event in Montréal on the topic of trends and innovations in screen-based content. It is an initiative of the Relève créatrice sur écrans (REcréé), produced by the Evolumedia Group, a company founded in 2011 by Gilbert Ouellette that specializes in market intelligence and media business.

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Source :                     Relève créatrice sur écrans (REcréé) and Evolumedia Group

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