Industry Players Will Discuss TV Formats at NATPE Europe

NATPE Europe

Speakers from K7 Media, Endemol Shine Group, ITV Studios or Zodiak Media will come to the international content market in Prague.

Monday, June 15, 2015

NATPE has expanded its conference programme at NATPE||Europe. This year there will be a sessions focusing on TV formats. K7 Media's Keri Lewis Brown and speakers from relevant format companies including Endemol Shine Group, ITV Studios and Zodiak Media will attend.

This is the first conference session of such a scale at European NATPE. It is partially produced in association with FRAPA. NATPE CEO and President Rod Perth hopes to "welcome a high level group of executives who will debate the future of the formats and co-production businesses", as he said in a press release.

Schedule of NATPE||Europe

Monday, June 22, 2015, 2:15 - 2:45 PM
Global TV Formats - What's Hot and What's Not?
Format veteran Keri Lewis Brown from international media consultancy K7 Media will reveal her list of top ten international shows of 2015. Clips and commentary will spotlight exciting new shows worthy of global attention.

Monday, June 22, 2015, 3:00 - 3:45 PM
Formats Futures: Buying or Selling? Creating or Adapting?
In an age of ever increasing consolidation, reliance on major format brands has been the way forward. Increasingly, local broadcasters and producers are fighting the trend with local and original creations. Hear major industry players debate the pros, the cons and the future of formats. Hosted by Ed Waller, Editorial Director at C21 Media.
Moderator: Ed Waller, Editorial Director, C21 Media

  • Luci Burnley, Senior VP, Formats, Small World IFT
  • Pascal Dalton, Regional Sales Director, TV Formats & New Media, Endemol Shine Group
  • Jennifer Ebell, Vice President, SE EMEA, ITV Studios Global Entertainment
  • Nathan Gibbs, Group Head of Format Acquisitions, Zodiak Media
  • Jerome Pichot, SVP Formats, Sales and Acquisitions, French TV

NATPE||Europe takes place in Prague from June, 22, to June, 25. Market and conference are held in Hilton Prague Hotel. Find more about the market here.