Gerhard Zeiler, President, International, Warner Bros. Discovery, has been announced as an international keynote speaker at the RTS London Convention 2022.
Further high-profile speakers added to the programme include: Barbara Arvanitidis, Senior Producer, CNN; Nima Elbagir, Chief International Investigative Correspondent, CNN; Michael Grade, Chair, Ofcom; Maria Kyriacou, President, ViacomCBS Networks UK, Australia and Israel; Ben McOwen Wilson, Managing Director, YouTube UK and Ireland; Gianluca Mezzofiore, Investigative Producer, CNN; Katie Polglase, Investigative Producer, CNN; Amol Rajan, Journalist & Presenter and Kirsty Wark, Journalist & Writer.
The biennial event, taking place on Tuesday 27th September 2022 at Kings Place, London is entitled “The Fight for Attention”.
Previously announced industry leaders speaking at the event include: Tim Davie, Director-General, BBC; Priya Dogra, President & Managing Director, EMEA (ex. Poland), Warner Bros. Discovery; Alex Mahon, CEO, Channel 4; Dame Carolyn McCall DBE, CEO, ITV and Stephen van Rooyen, Executive Vice President & CEO, UK & Europe, Sky.
Theresa Wise, CEO of the Royal Television Society, said: “Our programme for the London Convention 2022 is taking great shape and is set to be an unmissable touchpoint in the calendar as we continue to confirm speakers who set the agenda for our industry. We are delighted the esteemed Gerhard Zeiler will be joining us and look forward to hearing his and all of the speakers’ insights on the international television landscape and The Fight for Attention.”
The Principal Sponsor for the RTS London Convention 2022 is Warner Bros. Discovery.