Speaker

Kok-Siew Yeo

Director, Distribution & Partnerships (Asia), beIN

As Director, Distribution & Partnerships, Yeo leads the development and execution of beIN Asia’s growth and distribution strategies across all platforms in Asia. Legally trained and equipped with both public and private sector experience, Yeo joined the media industry as APAC legal counsel with Discovery Networks before transitioning to a commercial role to pursue his passion for driving growth and profitability for the media content business in Asia.

Gen N – The New-ish/comers: The emerging ecosystem for next-generation TV brands in Asia

05:00 PM

The new linear world is emerging as a streamlined environment with clear genre propositions, an effort to drive up value, an element of on-demand/playlists, a revised partnership manual, and an expanded set of content brands. This session looks at the adjusted reality, including the opportunities opening up for indie services, the challenges facing new players, a new balance between cost and value, and other issues standing between the now and the future.