2017 SPONSORS & MEDIA PARTNERS
|VIZRT | www.vizrt.com
Vizrt is a worldwide market leader in the areas of real-time 3D graphics, studio automation, sports analysis and asset management tools for the media and entertainment industry. This includes interactive and virtual solutions, animations, maps, weather, story and video editing, compositing, and multi-platform VOD and live playout tools.
Vizrt has customers in more than 100 countries worldwide. Vizrt’s products are used by the world’s leading media companies, including CNN, CBS, Fox, Vice Media, Scripps, Raycom Media, Hearst Television, BBC, Sky Sports, CBS Sports, Fox Sports, ITN, ZDF, The Washington Post, TF1, CCTV, NHK and the list keeps growing.
|Armonia Online | www.armoniaonline.com
Armonia Online is the first pan-European hub of collective management organizations (CMOs) aiming at granting pan-European licenses to online services and technologies through a single agreement for the repertoires they represent. Armonia is an alliance of 9 collective societies in Europe (SACEM (FR), SGAE (SP), SIAE (IT), SACEM (LUX), SPA (POR), SABAM (BEL), SUISA (SW), AKM (AU), and ARTISJUS (HG)) and 3 international mandates (Universal Music Publishing International, Wixen Music Publishing and SOCAN), representing 13 million musical works and covering from 33 to 131 territories worldwide. Uniting extensive music business experience with innovative technology, Armonia is about making online music licensing and processing simpler to ensure a fair deal for everyone.
|Amper Muisc | www.ampermusic.com
Amper is your personal Artificial Intelligence music composer, who helps you create music for all your video content. You no longer need to bear the time, budgetary, and licensing frustrations of stock music. With Amper, you can create original, royalty-free music tailored to your videos without needing any prior music experience. The music you make with Amper is always unique and broadcast-ready, and comes with a royalty-free, global, and perpetual-use license. Amperhelps you further your creative vision and, ultimately, make better content, faster.
|IAB | www.iab.com
The Interactive Advertising Bureau (IAB) empowers the media and marketing industries to thrive in the digital economy. It is comprised of more than 650 leading media and technology companies that are responsible for selling, delivering, and optimizing digital advertising or marketing campaigns. Together, they account for 86 percent of online advertising in the United States. Working with its member companies, the IAB develops technical standards and best practices and fields critical research on interactive advertising, while also educating brands, agencies, and the wider business community on the importance of digital marketing. The organization is committed to professional development and elevating the knowledge, skills, expertise, and diversity of the workforce across the industry. Through the work of its public policy office in Washington, D.C., the IAB advocates for its members and promotes the value of the interactive advertising industry to legislators and policymakers. Founded in 1996, the IAB is headquartered in New York City and has a West Coast office in San Francisco.
|Copyright Alliance | www.copyrightalliance.org
The Copyright Alliance is a non-profit, non-partisan public interest and educational organization representing the copyright interests of over 1.8 million individual creators and over 13,000 organizations in the United States, across the spectrum of copyright disciplines. The Copyright Alliance is dedicated to advocating policies that promote and preserve the value of copyright, and to protecting the rights of creators and innovators. For more information, please visit www.copyrightalliance.org.
|NUE | www.nueagency.com
NUE sits at the center of music, brands and technology, leading the way into the next evolution of the music industry. We go beyond talent discovery and development, we bring artists and brands big opportunities that help them build and maximize their impact. We bring together artists and some of the world’s leading platforms and organizations (brands, tech companies, events) for next level initiatives that truly break through.
|Sag Aftra | www.sagaftra.org
SAG-AFTRA represents approximately 160,000 actors, announcers, broadcast journalists, dancers, DJs, news writers, news editors, program hosts, puppeteers, recording artists, singers, stunt performers, voiceover artists and other media professionals. SAG-AFTRA members are the faces and voices that entertain and inform America and the world. With national offices in Los Angeles and New York, and local offices nationwide, SAG-AFTRA members work together to secure the strongest protections for media artists into the 21st century and beyond. Visit SAG-AFTRA online at SAGAFTRA.org.
|Branded | www.allthatmatters.asia
Branded designs, sells, markets and produces amazing B2B2C and B2B2F(an) events in Asia. Founded in 2002 and listed as a top 10 Event Marketing agency by Marketing magazine, our focus is to add value and grow the media, sports and entertainment industry in Asia. We are experts in the organizations, programming and production of dynamic conferences, live music festivals, academies, and youth fan events such as the YouTube FanFest.Branded is an independent company staffed by passionate multi-cultural, multi-lingual and talented individuals with offices in Hong Kong and Singapore.
|E4G | www.eventsforgamers.com
Events for Gamers: For the game industry professional or fan, Events for Gamers is a one-stop event directory calendar and social community featuring up-to-date news on all kinds of industry events. Visit the website to get the the latest updates on hundreds of worldwide conferences, conventions, summits, fanfests, as well as associated discounts and other offers to those events. Events For Gamers is here for your event attendance needs. For more information: www.eventsforgamers.com.
|Fusicology | www.fusicology.com
Fusicology.com is a multifaceted website media entity, promoting progressive music culture through event listings and relevant content. Fusicology as a whole provides a national hub reaching trend setting multicultural urbanites. Our site and newsletter specialize in providing relevant information for early adopters that include the musically forward.
|NYWIFT | www.nywift.org
New York Women in Film & Television supports women calling the shots in film, television and digital media. NYWIFT energizes the careers of women in entertainment by illuminating their achievements, providing training and professional development, and advocating for equality.
|NewFilmmakers | www.newfilmmakers.com
NewFilmmakers is New York’s longest running and most popular screening series. The NewFilmmakers Screening Series selects films and videos often overlooked by traditional film festivals. NewFilmmakers NY screens every week. The NewFilmmakers Series began in 1998 and over the past eighteen years has screened over 800 feature and 2,500 short films. In 2000 they brought the Havana Film Festival to New York and 2002 they started NewFilmmakers Los Angeles. Many well-known shorts and features including Blair Witch and Too Much Sleep have had their initial screenings at NewFilmmakers.
|Innovation & Tech Today | www.innotechtoday.com
Innovation & Tech Today is a national quarterly with unrivaled insight into all things tech & business. Showcasing today’s most important thought-leaders, alongside exclusives with celebrities like Scarlett Johansson and Kevin Hart, this magazine gives readers looking for a balance of sizzle and substance exactly what they want. Every thick, matte-textured issue covers topics that range from connected technology and gaming to sustainability and STEM education. Plus, because sports and tech go hand-in-hand these days, Innovation & Tech Today’s Outdoor + Adventure section highlights athletes guided by ingenuity. Wherever technology and innovation meet, Innovation & Tech Today is there.