SINGAPORE, November 14, 2022 / PRNewswire / – After a 2-year hiatus, the Forum and Asian TV Market (ATF) will return as a full in person event from 7am to December 9, 2022at Marina Bay Sands, Singapore.
The High Minister of State from of Singapore The Ministry of Communications and Information will give a welcome speech during the opening ceremony December 7, 2022.
The 23rd The ATF edition is expected to make a big comeback with over 4,000 industry professionals from leading platforms, studios and agencies across 60 countries and regions, to celebrate the best of Asian storytelling, network and explore partnerships on all genres of content and platforms. A series of networking events, including the GHY Culture & Media Night and the Japan Networking Lunch, will aim to facilitate online discussions over the past 2 years until the conclusion.
The conference theme – “Content is still king” – reinforces how quality content continues to transcend time and boundaries in a dynamic backdrop of industry consolidation, price increases, talent research and business models. Evolving.
The success of regional and global streamers around the world increasingly lies in the power of K-content. The opening day of the ATF Conference shines on Spotlight on Korea – where insights are offered from the following senior executives from major Korean platforms and studios, as they continue to smash screens with their bold visions facing global competitors and their winning production strategies:
CJ ENM – Spencer ThomasGlobal content strategy
DITURN – Wonwoo ParkCEO and chief creator
KT Studio Genie – Chul Yeon Kim (Kate), managing director
SLL – Kyung Moon JungCEO
TV – Jay YangCEO
Wave – Lee Tae-hyun, CEO
This spotlight session will be moderated by Jean NoAsian editor for Screen International magazine.
In anticipation of the advertising levels that will be launched on some of the largest streaming services in the world, including Netflix and Disney +, ATF will present an exclusive keynote of Tony Gunnarsson, Principal Analyst, TV, Video & Advertising of the global analytics firm Omdia. She will stage research and data-backed insights, envisioning how this shift will affect business models and content consumption in 2023.
The ATF will also involve the lenders: Dr. Thomas KingstonDirector of Coherent Media Group, Phil McKenzieCOO of Cardellino (and recently also CCO of MContent) e Eric Collins, CEO and founding member of Impact X Capital Partners, who will talk about new financing models and financial issues behind content production. In a closed session, they will also be part of an in-depth discussion that will examine content investing as an alternative asset class.
Aimed at producers, the inaugural Lab series examining formats and documentaries will feature experts who will share information on Formats Lab (IP) protection and offer relevant insights into what it takes to produce content that can be universally searchable, increasing its funding appeal and value. sales (Doc Lab). This is also the first time that the Format Recognition and Protection Association (FRAPA) will present its Formats Lab for Asian manufacturers with the new ATF Lab Series banner.
A total of 383 requests were received for the 6 ATF proposals, of which the current proposals received a 41% increase in requests. In addition, the new Indonesian presentation in collaboration with Vidio and the Thai presentation with Warner Bros. Discovery garnered requests that exceeded expectations. The selection of the final projects is underway and the selected finalists will soon be announced to meet the decision makers at ATF 2022.
“We are encouraged by the overwhelming response from the industry as we welcome the world Asia. The fact that the ATF is making such a strong comeback shows the repressed need to connect again. People, companies and dynamics have evolved in recent years, so it’s extremely important to be present and show your commitment to the Asian market, “he noted. Yeow Hui LengGroup Project Director of RX Singapore.
ATF is part of the Singapore Media Festival (SMF) hosted by the Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA). For more information, visit www.asiatvforum.com
Of Forum and Asian Television Market (ATF) 2022
Now in its 23rd year, Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF) – the region’s premier entertainment content market and conference – is the industry’s proven platform for acquiring knowledge, networking, buying, selling, financing, distributing and co-operating. produce on all platforms. It is the most important stage Asia to connect with the best players in the entertainment industry from around the world. It is where the best minds and the future of of Asia the content is modeled. For more information, visit www.asiatvforum.com
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Information on the Singapore Media Festival (SMF)
The Singapore Media Festival, hosted by the Infocomm Media Development Authority, is one of the of Asia major international media events, where the industry meets to discover the latest trends, talents and content Asia. Theme “Celebrating Asia’s Stories with the World”, the ninth edition will take place from November 24th to December 11, 2022. Singapore Media Festival brings together Asia TV Forum & Market (ATF), Singapore International Film Festival (SIFF), Singapore Comic Con (SGCC) and CreatorWorld. For more informationvisit https://www.imda.gov.sg/Events/Singapore-Media-Festival
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