Dominic P Arena – Executive Director Strategy, Planning & Commercial – Telstra
Dominic is an international senior executive and non-executive director having served as a Group Executive and Executive Director in strategy, commercial, marketing, product and corporate development roles, and as a non-executive director serving on several listed and non-listed telecom & media operator company Boards. His experience in media spans Pay TV, streaming aggregation, content rights & production and DTT/FTA TV.
Shani Kugenthiran – Digital Advertising Strategy & Product Director – Paramount ANZ
Alex Spurzem – General Manager – Samsung Ads Australia
Julian Clover – Journalist and Broadcaster
Julian Clover is a Media and Technology journalist based in Cambridge, UK. He is the editor of Broadband TV News, an online business-to-business publication and is a presenter on Cambridge 105 Radio. An accomplished conference moderator, Julian is a regular chairman at Cable Congress, ANGA COM and the Broadband TV News Business Breakfasts. He has also chaired election hustings for the 2017 and 2019 General Elections and the 2019 European Election.
Melanie Starling – Product Lead – Sky New Zealand
Melanie Starling is a Product Lead at Sky TV New Zealand, where she leads product strategy and delivery for Neon. She has over 10 years experience in video streaming and content delivery, previously working in product roles for both TVNZ OnDemand and Lightbox where she delivered customer-focused digital solutions including live streaming major sporting events, content discovery & personalisation and commercial VOD solutions
Sarah Clarke – Senior Journalist
Sarah Clarke is an award-winning journalist, TV presenter, media coach and facilitator based in Australia.
After more than 20 years with the ABC TV in Australia, she moved to Asia tapping into one of the most dynamic regions in the world. She was a senior correspondent with Al Jazeera English covering major news and breaking stories in Hong Kong and across Asia.
Arjun Arora – Regional Director -NPAW
Arjun is a seasoned commercial leader with a passion for data driven marketing. He comes with a decade long experience in Linear and Digital revenue streams across all screens and channels, direct and indirect buying routes, customer acquisition and retention, analytics, identity, verification, measurement, addressability and more.
Jesus Luzardo – VP Global Head of Partnerships & International Sales – Vindicia
Will Everitt – Director Product Solutions – Seven West Media
Will has proven success mobilising innovation across the global media tech sector with market leading brands such as: Lonely Planet, The Times and Marie Claire. Will is Director Product Solutions for Seven West Media, leading product strategy, innovation and technology transformation for Seven’s streaming service, 7plus, following a decade of Yahoo ownership. So far, his team has achieved overall #1 downloaded app in Apple App Store and Google Play. Will made the Australian Top CIO 50 list at #19.