Content Budapest has announced a raft of key executives for its conference agenda designed to stimulate business throughout Central and Eastern Europe while connecting the international programming community with the local market.
In a series of keynote and buyer sessions, channel bosses and commissioning executives from pan-regional streamers, public service broadcasters, commercial channels and local platforms will discuss their content strategies, coproduction opportunities and new slates.
Other areas of the agenda will explore how to find the next format hit, the new models driving the strategies of international studios and distributors and how local drama producers are evolving content to find global success.
A series of forward-facing sessions will explore if FAST will be the next global trend to drive revenue across the region and the latest challenges and opportunities in the pay TV space.
In a focus on Turkey, executives from across the Turkish business will talk to coproduction opportunities and their current areas of focus. While leading industry analysts will dissect the latest data coming out of the region and discuss the implications for the local and wider business over the next 12 months and beyond.
Content Budapest speakers include:
General manager of CEE, Baltics, Middle East, Mediterranean and Turkey (CEE MENAT)
Warner Bros. Discovery
Founder and CEO
Senior VP, general manager, Central & Eastern Europe
A+E Networks EMEA
Director of programming strategy
Telewizja Polska S.A
AMC Networks International
Content strategy director
Warner Bros. Discovery Poland
Director, content and new media
VP platform content services
Chief content officer
Head of production and distribution
Mustafa Alpay Güler
Board member, MD international
Deputy director general
Director of content production and sales
Network4 Media Group S.á.r.l
Head of international co-productions
Head of content and marketing country managers
Producer & partner
Programme development & strategy manager
Head of Big brave events
Regional business manager for CEEMEA & Southern Europe
Glance - Médiamétrie
Creator and executive producer
The Fashion Hero
Head of content sales and acquisitions
Paloma García Cuesta
International sales director Europe and Africa
Content distribution and partnerships manager - Europe
Head of international relations unit
Telewizja Polska S.A.
Head of content
Head of content development and creative
A+E Networks CEE
Head content and broadcast
Founder, CEO, producer, director
Apple Film Production