THE FUTURE OF LIVE STREAMING: SPORTS, LINEAR TV & SOCIAL
From NFL games on Twitter, to upcoming live linear services from Hulu and AT&T joining Sling TV, live streaming is exploding on the web. With rumors of Amazon wanting to license live sports content, Disney’s investment in MLBAM, and Twitch pumping out millions of live streams daily, consumers now have more live content choices than ever before. Attendees of this session will have the opportunity to participate in the discussion about the most important obstacles being faced when it comes to live streaming. Topics to be covered include content licensing costs for premium content, monetization business models, what consumers want to watch and the impact social services could have on live video. This will be an interactive session with plenty of Q&A from the audience.