The Interactive Exchange (IN09) is taking place later this month in Toronto and their opening media power panel features some heavy hitters. Jonathan Lister, Managing Director at Google Canada, Stephan Argent, VP Digital Media at CTV, Claude Galipeau, SVP, Digital Media at Rogers, and Jeffrey Elliot co-CEO of BiteTV who will discuss the shifting market and the evolution of interactive digital media business models.
IN09 will also feature two interactive debates on the future of interactive media in Canada with panels that include the CBC's Richard Stursburg, journalist and blogger, Ivor Tossell, and b5media CEO Jeremy Wright.
As traditional broadcasters reel from the downturn in advertising revenue, the CRTC is re-visiting regulation of New Media – a sector that continues to grow despite the global recession. Discussion will touch upon new media broadcasting, net neutrality and strategies key to creating globally competitive companies in the digital media space.
In additon, several emerging digital entrepreneurs will have the opportunity to present their product and company on stage at IN09 via the IN the Spotlight program. The presenting lineup includes HitGrab's Joel Auge - a recent Facebook fbFund Grant winner for MouseHunt.
IN09 takes from March 17-19th the Carlu in downtown Toronto - register online.