Pay-TV Innovation Forum

Launched in 2016, the Pay-TV Innovation Forum is a global research programme for senior executives developed by NAGRA and MTM designed to explore the biggest challenges facing pay-TV operators and content owners at a time of unprecedented change.
Pay-TV Innovation Forum
The 2019 Pay-TV Innovation Forum is underway!
The 2019 edition kicked off in March and will run through to September. It include in-depth interviews, a global survey with leading industry executives, as well as a special report on the growth of premium sports OTT services around the world. It will also include regional seminars, designed to encourage focused discussions among executives to identify the key challenges and opportunities facing the industry. The flagship final report, which summarises key findings from the programme, will be published in September 2019.
Sports OTT Special Report
The proliferation of sports OTT services calls into question the future role of sports in pay-TV. Get valuable insight into the changing landscape of sports OTT services and their impact on traditional pay-TV service providers through this special report by the Pay-TV Innovation Forum.
Key topics addressed in the 2019 edition include:
OTT growth, particularly in the area of sports OTT
Next generation aggregation
Data and analytics, AI and machine learning
Piracy, particularly in the area of premium sports
Pay-TV transformation

Participation in seminars and surveys is limited to industry executives and is by invitation only. Contact us for more information. Please note that registration for our regional seminars is now closed.
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