2012 Techforum Presentations

The Innovator's Edge

Technologies that drive new business models in mobile and media

Media Track

  • Keynote address by David Kline, Chief Information Officer, Viacom Media Networks
  • Technology Success in a Multiscreen World - Glenn Goldstein, Vice President, Media Technology Strategy, Viacom Media Networks; Peter Wharton, Strategic Account Managers, Systems and Solutions, Miranda Technologies
  • Distribution Hurdles for Mobile Video - Jay Adrick, Vice President of Broadcast Technology, Harris Broadcast; Michael Weintraub, Executive Director, Technology, Verizon Digital Media
  • Maximizing Spectrum Efficiency in Broadcast - Richard Wolf, Vice President Telecom & Affiliate Support, ABC; Dick Tauber, Vice President, Transmission Systems and New Technology, CNN; Slava Frayter, Vice President, Newtec
  • Deploying Adaptive Bit Rate Coding - Peter Chave, Videoscape Product Manager, Cisco Systems
  • Cloud Computing Technologies for Media and EntertainmentRon Clifton, Consultant, Cloud-Based Systems; Ed Behan, Consultant, Enterprise Networks, Globecomm; and Richard Place, Lead Partner, Cloud Services Organization, Enterprise Solutions Services, SHI

Mobile Track

Closing Keynote: Craig Stein, Executive Vice President, US Regions, Broadband & Media, Ericsson

Tours of Globecomm NOC, Broadcast Center, Mobile Switching Center and Labs. Technology demonstrations.