Agenda


8:30 – 9:15 AM –  Morning Coffee & Early Birds’ Networking


9:15 -9:45 AM – Conference Kick-Off by our Honored Guests

Mr. Ofir Akunis – Minister of Science and Technology

Mr. Ron Huldai – Mayor of Tel Aviv


9:45 AM – Opening Panel – Technology to Shape the Future of Media & Entertainment

Digital music downloads are quickly declining and being replaced by streaming. For the price of a single digital album download, consumers can gain access to tens of millions of songs via streaming services. with over 100 million people now subscribed to such services around the world. 

Video streaming revenue is also growing from $30.29 billion in 2016 to an incredible $70.05 billion by 2021, as consumers continue to embrace pay TV and OTT solutions for streaming videos. Among other things, streaming powers the growth of digital distribution, creating more opportunities for independent artists.

Representatives from BMG, Warner, Sony, Spotify and I AM + will discuss the Tech Trends to Watch in Music, TV, and Other Creative Industries. 

Participants: Tiago Correia – WMG, Noam Fine – IM+, Tom Wheeley – The Orchard, Tristan Jehan – Spotify


10:15 AM – On the Spotlight – The Future Is Data-Driven, So What Does The Data Say?

As digital and streaming solutions increasingly dominate the media industry, the role of data is rapidly evolving from being important to becoming absolutely vital. 

Technological advancements continue to transform every aspect of the media industry, from artist and concept development to licensing and the manner in which people consume their favorite music and TV shows. And data sits in the center of this entertainment revolution.

Spotlight with Head of research and Innovation at Spotify – Tristan Jehan


10:45 AM – Money Talks – Monetizing your content and Finding the Right partner to connect with

Today landscape has altered the way Artists can Reach International Markers. With high demand for premium content and availability of online distribution platforms, artists have new ways of generating revenue from their content, online marketing channels and even public appearances.

This panel of experts in Monetization, Distribution and Rights management will discuss the new ways artists can monetize their content, connect directly to advertisers and use distribution tools that can connect them to larger audiences.

Participants:  Arik Ben Yair – MarkersArt.com, Tom Wheeley – The Orchard,  Kobi Farhi  – Orphaned LandYuval Sharir – View Music


11:30 AM – The Future of Creative Industries in a Connected World

Technology is driving the digital revolution while consumers increasingly embrace innovative solutions for their media consumption. Our world is now connected through the internet and social media in ways that exceed even the wildest imaginations of technology innovators from the past.

The growing access to a myriad of devices, such as smartphones, smart speakers, connected cars and connected homes, enables people to be online virtually anywhere and anytime, consuming music and television shows on-the-go. And it is this fundamental shift in consumer behavior and technological advancement that’s driving the rapid growth of music and video streaming.

Participants: Join representatives from the automotive industry, smarts home, aviation and wearable technology discuss the growing adoption rate and how to take a bite of this 500 Billion dollar industry.


12:15 PM Entertainment – The Next Generation

While the media and entertainment industry was one of the first sectors of business to navigate digital disruption, its transformation is far from over.

The industry revenues is expected to reach $792.3 billion by 2022, up from 666.9 billion in 2017.

This panel will discuss how the entertainment industry has reinvested it self by integrating advance technological solution in its new product offering from live performance streaming, virtual concerts in VR and tools that provide access to entertainment to produce a concert in your own living room.

Join representatives from the leading VR and gaming industry and innovative solution such as self serve concert production platform to discuss what the future of entertainment will looks like in the coming years.


1 PM – Tech.Talent.Talk.Target over lunch

Round table discussions over launch with representatives from the top music and media labels in the world. Looking to meet new talent from musicians, performers, producers, labels, entrepreneurs, tech startups and more.

Come break bread and share your views with Reps from Warner, Sony, Spotify, Universal and more. >>>> Click here to Register


2 PM – Rewriting the Script For Entertainment Investment

Not surprisingly, the competition for streaming dollars has been growing exponentially. One of the biggest recent stories was Disney’s announcement that it is severing its distribution deal with Netflix in favor of launching its own streaming service in 2019. And now it is officially confirmed that Disney is buying some of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets, including the Fox movie and television studio and a share of Hulu, which will allow Disney to increase its television production to provide exclusive content on its forthcoming streaming offering.

Representatives from the top VCs and Angel Investor will discuss the new opportunities in the space and how content driven technology has altered the valuation process.

Moderator: Ronen Solomon, Altshuler Shacham 

Participants: Alex Kumins – WMG, Roy Gottlieb , Cardumen Capital, Dov Yarkoni – Nielson Innovation Fund


2:45 PM – THE NEW INVESTMENT SPHERE – Artists, Startups and Labels securing funding through Innovation 

From Crowdfunding, Blockchain to Equity Based Trading – This segment will present new opportunities for artists, production companies and labels raise money and secure investments.

Hosted by Dan Marom, Author of CROWDFUNDINGThe Corporate Era.


3:30 Media Most Innovative Startups  

Curating the most innovative Tech Startups in the Media space, TechoArt will present the ones that has the highest potential for growth in 2019.

Coming out of Israel, These pre-selected ventures will have the opportunity to pitch their product to the top media companies and investors in the world looking to get the endorsement of at least 3 Board members for the chance to win a trip to NYC and LA, Meetings with the top executives in the Media space and more.


TECHNOART LIVE 2018