With 50+ speakers, 14 fireside chats, 7 panels and 2 presentations now confirmed, we have a full lid for OTT Question Time Live 2024

Come join us on 30th and 31st January at London’s iconic British Museum where we’ll be talking to, amongst others:

  • Faz Aftab, Director of M&E Partnerships at Google, about using AI to meet industry challenges
  • Kerensa Samanidis, the new GM of BBC iPlayer, about the continuing relevance of iPlayer in a crowded market
  • Cyrus Saihan, Head of AR / VR / Metaverse Partnerships, at Meta about how TV content creators can harness the Metaverse
  • Rhys McLachlan, Director of Advanced Advertising at ITV, about how the broadcaster has turned itself into a multidimensional streaming business
  • Jacob Bridges, the new MD of NOW, about how he plans to make NOW as entertaining as possible
  • And Lisa Rousseau, Head of Amazon Freevee, UK about Amazon’s FAST channels. 

We’ll also be discussing the OTT scene in Germany with DAZN and ZDF Studios; hearing from three Nordics PSBs – DRNRK and SVT – about how they’re competing with the streaming giants; pondering the future of SVOD, AVOD and FAST with A+E Networks and Universal Pictures; and learning about building FAST brands with Channel 4 and Xumo

Check out the full agenda here

See you at the show! Last few tickets available now!


Kauser Kanji has been working in online video for 19 years, formerly at Virgin Media, ITN and NBC Universal, and founded VOD Professional in 2011. He has since completed major OTT projects for, amongst others, A+E Networks, the BBC, BBC Studios, Channel 4, DR (Denmark), Liberty Global, Netflix, Sony Pictures, the Swiss Broadcasting Corporation and UKTV. He now writes industry analyses, hosts an online debate show, OTT Question Time, as well as its in-person sister event, OTT Question Time Live

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