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Variety European TV Summit
June 2020
Royal Lancaster HotelLondon
June 2020
Royal Lancaster Hotel,

The Global Transformation of TV and Tech

This summit offers a unique opportunity to address the real business challenges at the intersection of programming and distribution.

Centered around knowledge exchange, this event is built to provide a depth of conversation that can’t be provided elsewhere.


Thank you to all our Speakers, Partners and Attendees who made Variety European TV Summit the success that it was!

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Hours of closed door networking

You haven't been to an event like this, yet!

This intimate event brings together a high calibre of pre-qualified senior figures in entertainment and technology.

What are the major industry issues being addressed?

Snackable TV

Delivering Addictive Video across multiple platforms

The Future of a Data-Driven TV Ecosystem

Data for better content and better services

Maximising eyeballs by extending linear reach to OTT platforms

Traditional players finding their place in a transformed market

Generational Strategy

Meeting the demands of digital natives while satisfying the bill payer

Content discovery

What consumers want, when they want it

Targeted TV Advertising

Will branded content mark a new revenue stream? What role does programmatic play?

How central will sports be to network strategy?

How does live feature within the fan story? What does the future hold for rights?

Efficiently reaching and engaging audiences

Navigating a tangled web of strategies to deliver QoE and QoS

Impact of disruptive technologies – 5G, AI, Blockchain etc.

Cutting through the noise to bring value to the business

Impact of multiplatform on advertising spend

Strategies to make sure brands are getting ROI

How will pricing models evolve for media companies of the future?

Subscription, advertising, transactional and hybrid options for linear and VoD. What makes sense for your business?

How our agenda can help you achieve your business objectives


  • Identify future revenue streams
  • Meet existing clients and forge new relationships with prospects
  • Extend traditional services to allow your online audiences to grow


  • You will learn the true commercial impact of disruptive technologies
  • We support you in evolving as a media company
  • Learn how to use consumer data to guide your programming and distribution strategy approach


  • Understand how to effectively scale to make your business profitable
  • Build connections with MNOs to reach eyeballs quickly
  • Combine great content with great UX

Technology Providers

  • Meet and build on your relationships with long term partners with an ‘end to end’ solution.

Content providers

  • Meet partners that you can develop long-term relationships with to secure future revenues
  • Get insights into new business for capital investment and seed funding

London's premier event venue

This 5-star London hotel is quietly located next to Hyde Park, Marble Arch and Lancaster Gate Tube Station.

Rajiv Weragama

Service Assurance Engineer - Sri Lanka Telecom

Video Exchange Asia

This event has helped us to share our knowledge and experience with our global counterparts in a mutually beneficial manner