Agenda



About the Media Festival

The INMA South Asia Media Festival is four events in one week, November 18-22. Monday and Tuesday feature a study tour of New Delhi media innovators. Wednesday involves two half-day seminars on Understanding the Consumer Ecosystem and The Evolving Story for Advertising and Technology. Thursday and Friday is the 13th Annual South Asia News Media Conference.

Monday, November 18: Study Tour

New Delhi Media Study Tour

08:00 a.m. - 09:30 a.m.

Welcome Tea, Registration, Executive Briefing

09:30 a.m.

Bus Departs The Imperial

10:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Study Tour Stop 1

01:30 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Study Tour Stop 2

4:00 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Study Tour Stop 3

07:00 p.m.

Return to The Imperial

Tuesday, November 19: Study Tour

New Delhi Media Study Tour

08:30 a.m.

Bus Departs The Imperial

09:30 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Study Tour Stop 4

12:30 p.m. - 02:30 p.m.

Study Tour Stop 5

3:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Study Tour Stop 6

06:00 p.m.

Return to The Imperial

Wednesday, November 20: Seminars

Seminar 1

Understanding the Consumer Ecosystem

09:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.

Registration and Welcome Coffee

10:00 a.m. - 11:30 p.m.

How Mobile and Video Journalism Are Driving a Culture Change

11:30 a.m. - 01:00 p.m.

Impact of Socio-Cultural Patterns on Content Consumption and News Brands

Seminar 2

The Evolving Story for Advertising and Technology

02:30 p.m. - 03:00 p.m.

Registration and Welcome Coffee

03:00 p.m. - 04:30 p.m.

Browsing Through the Labyrinth of Smart Data

04:30 p.m. - 06:00 p.m.

Unleashing the Potential of Native Advertising

Thursday, November 21: Conference

South Asia News Media Conference

08:00 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.

Registration and Welcome Coffee

09:00 a.m. - 09:15 a.m.

Welcome and Introductions

09:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

What Do Brands Want Now

10:15 a.m. - 11:15 a.m.

Business Models That Are Working Globally and Relevant for Print Medium

11:15 a.m. - 12:00 noon

Networking Break

12:00 noon - 01:00 p.m.

Is Digital Advertising a Dead End?

01:00 p.m. - 02:15 p.m.

Lunch

02:15 p.m. - 03:15 p.m.

Monetising Digital Content: The South Asian Experiment

03:15 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.

Navigating Digital Platforms for Growth

04:00 p.m. - 04:45 p.m.

Networking Break

04:45 p.m. - 05:45 p.m.

Unraveling the Print Pricing Matrix and Cost Optimisation

05:45 p.m. - 06:00 p.m.

Takeaways of the Day

06:00 p.m. - 09:00 p.m.

Cocktail Reception and Dinner

Friday, November 22: Conference

South Asia News Media Conference

08:30 a.m. - 09:00 a.m.

Welcome Coffee

09:00 a.m. - 09:15 a.m.

Welcome Back

09:15 a.m. - 10:15 a.m.

War for Talent

10:15 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.

Newsroom Transformation: How to Drive a Culture Change

11:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

Mobile and Consumer Evolution

11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.

Networking Break

12:15 p.m. - 01:15 p.m.

The Changing Paradigm for Editors

01:15 p.m. - 02:15 p.m.

Lunch

02:15 p.m. - 03:15 p.m.

What Will CEOs Do Now: A Discussion on Consumerism

03:15 p.m. - 04:00 p.m.

What Will CEOs Do Now: A Discussion on Advertising

04:00 p.m. - 04:30 p.m.

Networking Break

04:30 p.m. - 05:15 p.m.

News Media Outlook 2019: What’s Over the Horizon for News Publishers

05:15 p.m. - 05:30 p.m.

Closing Note and Takeaways