Your guide to next-stage in news media transformation: put customers at the center of your business to unlock innovation and growth

Know your customers

Motivate teams to innovate

Out-compete others in product

Drive customer lifetime value

INMA Product and Data Summit Agenda

News media innovation thrives at the intersection of product and data. New ways of engaging and monetising readers and advertisers have one thing at their core: a focus on customers.

In this five-module, virtual summit featuring 20+ world-class speakers and 12+ hours of expert-curated programming, learn how to win in 2021 and beyond.

See how the fastest-growing media companies organise, set goals and build culture that promotes experimentation and data-informed decision-making.

Discover how the world’s greatest media products are built from an in-depth workshop with Netflix guru Gibson Biddle to outstanding examples in the news media industry.

Learn how today’s leaders reach to the stars with new engagement metrics, democratising data and testing.

Check out the best practices in collecting first-party user data and translating it into new products for readers and advertisers.

After five sessions over three weeks, full of case studies and practical advice, you will walk away sharper, smarter and inspired by the best ideas from the INMA global network of product and data experts.

Speakers

Ruth Betz

Ruth Betz

Director, Digital News
Hamburger Abendblatt
Germany

Gibson Biddle

Gibson Biddle

Ex-Vice-President, Product
Netflix
United States

Caroline Carruthers

Caroline Carruthers

Author
"The Chief Data Officer’s Playbook"
United Kingdom

Leonardo Dalera

Leonardo Dalera

Chief Data and Analytics Officer
Grupo Clarin
Argentina

Nick Eckhart

Nick Eckhart

Director of Data Ad Products
The New York Times
United States

Elisabeth Fernandes

Elisabeth Fernandes

Head of Analytics and Audience Insights
Publico
Portugal

Marek Kopeć

Marek Kopeć

Group Director Product
Ringier Axel Springer
Poland

Vhanya Mackechnie

Vhanya Mackechnie

VP Product
South China Morning Post
United States

Lippe Oosterhof

Lippe Oosterhof

Head of Product
Yahoo News, Entertainment and Lifestyle
United States

Marcelo Rizzi

Marcelo Rizzi

Chief Technology Officer
Grupo Clarin
Argentina

Marcel Semmler

Marcel Semmler

Global Head of Technology
Publishing at Bauer
Germany

Taihei Shigemori

Taihei Shigemori

Deputy General Manager, Digital Transformation Office
Nikkei
Japan

Dmitry Shishkin

Dmitry Shishkin

Independent Digital Consultant
United Kingdom

Louise Story

Louise Story

Author
United States

Caspar Woolley

Caspar Woolley

Founder and CEO
Sifted
United Kingdom

Mark Zohar

Mark Zohar

COO & President
Viafoura
Canada


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Topics


Why are products and data the fastest growing areas in news media?

How to solve customer problems while saving journalism

How to get deeper insights about your customers

What does it take to make your culture customer-centric?

How can the news experience be turned around?

How to harness product innovation in alignment with the newsroom

How to create product and data strategies when resources are limited

How to lead teams to focus on outcomes rather than outputs

How to make better editorial and business decisions through experiments

What are the best practices in mobile, audio and niche product development?

Why should you collect first-party data and what can you do with it?









Agenda


Tuesday, October 5

Module 1: The path towards customer-centricity

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Thursday, October 7

Module 2: Data-driven product strategy workshop with Netflix’s Gibson Biddle

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Tuesday, October 12

Module 3: How we built it: insiders’ stories of outstanding products in news

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Thursday, October 14

Module 4: Leading with data: What gets measured gets managed

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Tuesday, October 19

Module 5: First-party data opportunity: Prepare for the world after the Cookie Apocalypse

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