NAB Show New York will debut the TV on Wall Street program, a one-day conference offering a business perspective on the economic influences driving the evolution of media, including new technologies and investment opportunities.
The Head of Marvel Television Jeph Loeb and Co-head Jim Chory will receive the inaugural 'Created in New York' Award during NAB Show New York. The award-winning television executive producers will also participate in a featured keynote discussion on NAB Show New York’s Keynote Stage directly following their award presentation.
The first-ever "Best of BEIT" will comprise a track of sessions highlighting outstanding research and timely presentations featured at the flagship Broadcast Engineering and Information Technology (BEIT) Conference, held at the annual NAB Show in Las Vegas.
The opening event for the 2017 NAB Show New York will feature Paul Liberman, chief operating officer and co-founder of DraftKings, the sports-tech entertainment platform, and Gary Davis, chief consumer security evangelist at McAfee, a leading cybersecurity company.
The board of directors of the New York State Broadcasters Association announced today that Bob Pittman, Chairman and CEO of iHeartMedia, Inc., has been named its “Broadcaster of the Year.” Pittman will be honored at the New York Broadcast Leadership and Hall of Fame Luncheon which will be held at noon on October 19, 2017, at the Javits Center in New York City.
NAB Show New York will include for the first time two signature events of the New York State Broadcasters Association (NYSBA): the NYSBA Digital Leadership Academy and the New York Broadcast Leadership and Hall of Fame Luncheon.