Hardly a week passes without speculation about disruptive change to the Australian broadcasting sector. Whether it be the arrival of new entrants, the advent of new distribution technologies or the transformation of media regulation, the coming year promises to be the most consequential in the subscription television industry’s 20 year history.
Change will be the theme of this year’s ASTRA Conference. Turner International President Gerhard Zeiler and BBC Worldwide content chief Helen Jackson will relate their strategies to confront these changes. Delegates will also hear about changes to audience measurement, the economics of television production, media regulation, marketing, distribution platforms and the culture of Australia’s creative industries....MORE