Last week more than 100,000 media professionals gathered in Las Vegas to get the latest insights in digital content at NAB Show 2015, sponsored by the National Association of Broadcasters. This year’s agenda, which included several new elements, focused on the issues that are shaping the future of new media.
Online Video Conference
For the first time, the event included an Online Video Conference, where executives from digital media firms gathered to discuss issues such as online original content, the migration to over-the-top (OTT) content and online advertising metrics. Among the speakers was Alison Moore, general manager and executive VP of NBCUniversal’s TV Everywhere initiative, who discussed the network’s commitment to providing content across multiple platforms.
Focus on Cybersecurity
Several sessions focused on growing concerns around cybersecurity, and the Technology Luncheon featured a keynote address from John McAfee, founder of McAfee Inc. McAfee discussed the vulnerability of mobile devices as well as how current technology is enhancing data capture.
Teradek Highlights Innovative Products
Ustream client Teradek was on hand again at this year’s event, broadcasting live from their booth on the most innovative products at NAB Show 2015. Watch the video recording here.
New Partnerships and Platforms Announced
Ustream and JVC used the opportunity to announce a partnership that will offer organizations a streamlined experience when broadcasting live video. Read more about JVC’s partnership with Ustream.