Monday, May 15, 2017, 02:30 pm
Welcome: Frank Hartwig, Chairman of the MEDIA-TECH Association
Introduction: "Vinyl – A Hot Topic"
Bryan Ekus, Board Member of the MEDIA-TECH Association
Market & Industry Status in Europe and Globally
The Introduction and Opening "Vinyl" will present the status of the Vinyl market and the Vinyl industry. The role of Vinyl in the digital media transformation will be highlighted.
Speakers & Participants
Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 09.30 am
Keynote: "Challenges of Packaged Media", Gerhard Blum, Head of Supply Chain/Operations Sony Music International
Vinyl Technology Status
Guenter Loibl, CEO, Rebeat Digital
Vinyl Manufacturing Supply Chain
Michal Štěrba, President, GZ Media
Indie Panel Discussion – What Makes Vinyl Attractive?
This session will discuss the future of Vinyl, Record Store Day and new distribution channels.
Panel discussion with:
"Is it Time to Press “Play” on Audio Cassettes?”
Dave Hill, Tapematic
Rimage Company Presentation
Market Overview Polycarbonate
Giovanni Coiro, IHS
Sebastian Fritzsche, Creative Director, Pixelstein
UHD Blu-ray Disc – A Status
Sven Deutschmann, Sonopress
UHD Market Overview
Paul Gray, IHS
UHD, 4 K and more
Marcel Gonska, WLC
Panel Ultra HD
We also would like to invite you for the evening on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 6 pm to join the MEDIA-TECH Networking Reception. Registration is free for Conference Participants and all MEDIA-TECH Members. Join now to save and become a Member of the MEDIA-TECH Association.
Book Your Hotel Rooms Today (Deadline Extended to April
A limited number of discounted rooms at Mövenpick Hotel Hamburg are available for € 149,00 including breakfast/taxes by mentioning the keyword “AK-MEDIA-TECH” when making your reservation. Please check also the latest internet hotel rates at:
Welcomes Rimage as Sponsor for the Conference 2017
As the global leader in on-demand digital publishing, Rimage is a pioneer and innovator in CD, DVD and Blu-ray™ disc publishing. Over 20,000 Rimage workflow-integrated systems support businesses throughout the world, including day-to-day disc publishers and organizations that duplicate and print a variety of media as mission-critical components of their daily operations.
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MEDIA-TECH Conference Europe 2017
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