emediaSF has co-organized the annual Digital Innovators’ Summit (DIS), a two day gathering of international executives and managers of magazine, newspaper and digital media companies that are seeking ways to further develop their digital content businesses. The 2015 event attracted more than 500 senior executives from publishing and digital media companies from around the world. Attendees have come from media companies such as Sanoma, G+J, Bauer, Bonnier, Hearst, Haymarket, Spiegel, Axel Springer, TIME Inc., The Economist, Condé Nast, BBC, Mondadori, Egmont and Doosan. The event has featured top speakers from notable companies such as Buzzfeed, NowThis News, Condé Nast, Forbes, Facebook, BMW, New York Times, Google, IDG, Huffington Post, Vice Media, IDEO, Altimeter Group, Twitter and Atlantic Media.
emediaSF co-founded the conference in 2009 with the VDZ (Association of German Magazine Publishers). FIPP, the worldwide magazine media association, was added as a conference partner in 2010. emediaSF has been heavily involved with organization including strategy, program development, speaker acquisition, email marketing, content marketing production, social media marketing, selection and implementation of conference mobile app, website development and maintenance, and sponsor acquisition.
Digital Innovators’ Summit 2015 Recap
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Below are some of the speakers emediaSF brought to the DIS:
March 23-24, 2015 Justin Ferrell – Stanford d.school, David Nussbaum – F+W Media, Lutz Finger – LinkedIn, Matt Crystal – Pinterest, Michele McConomy – RocketSpace, Shane Wall – HP, Alexander van Boetzelaer – Elsevier, Barry Kelly – Thought Industries, Jan-Keno Janssen – Heise, Richard Gingras – Google, Dave Lerman – Say Media, Juliane Leopold – Buzzfeed
March 24-25, 2014 Scott Lamb – Buzzfeed, Ed O’Keefe – NowThis News, Andy Mitchell – Facebook, Steve Hannah – The Onion, Brian Garrett – CrossCut Ventures, Rich Welch – Condé Nast, Ken Willner – Zumobi, Thomas van Manen – VINT, Thomas Balduff – Janrain, Carsten Kritscher – VICE Media
March 18-19, 2013 Ben Huh – Cheezburger, Mark Coatney – Tumblr, JP Rangaswami – Salesforce.com, Omid Ashtari – Foursquare, Paul Smurl – New York Times, Matt Skibinski – Press+, Rebecca Lieb – Altimeter Group, Matthew Snyder – ResponsiveAds, Maura Randall – Condé Nast
March 12-13, 2012 Lewis D’Vorkin – Forbes, Katie Stanton – Twitter, Andy Seibert – Dow Jones, Ben Barokas – Admeld, Dan Hickey – Meredith, Erinn Leahey – Buddy Media, Josh Koppel – ScrollMotion, Ulla McGee – IDG, Gordon McLeod – Krux
March 14-15, 2011 Chris Kibarian – Thomson Reuters, Adam Medros – TripAdvisor, Andréa Mallard – IDEO, Rick Blair – Examiner.com, Rebecca Grossman-Cohen – The Daily, Jay Stevens – Rubicon Project, Morgan Guenther – Next Issue Media, Joe McCambley – The Wonderfactory, Eric Litman – Medialets, Peter Sprague – Premier Guitar and Guitar Edge
March 1-2, 2010 David Liu – The Knot, Alex Blum – KickApps, Steven Kydd – Demand Media, Rajeev Goel – PubMatic, Eric Jillard – Mercedes Benz USA, Matthias Kurwig – Neo@Ogilvy, Merrill Brown – Press+, Jason Fulmines – Gannett, Thomas Schulz – AdMob, Julian Hardy – Millennial Media, Harald Neidhardt – Smaato, Majid Abai – Pringo
March 3-4, 2009 Chuck Cordray – Hearst Magazines Digital Media, Andréa Mallard – IDEO, Ben Barokas – Admeld, Meinolf Eilers – Attributor, Jon Aizen – Dapper, Simon Frank – KickApps, Jonathan Cobb – Kiptronic, Adam Schneider – Snaptell, Kristina Prokop – Adify, Steve Semelsburger – Demand Media
The Digital Innovators’ Summit takes place at the Deutsche Telekom Representative Office in Berlin, Germany.
Please visit the Digital Innovators’ Summit website for more information.