Book now for the in-person RTS Cambridge Convention 2021, taking place across two days from the 15th to 16th of September.
Sky’s Group CEO Dana Strong is confirmed as the first international keynote for the conference, marking her first European outing since her appointment earlier this year.
The initial line-up of industry leaders also confirmed to speak at the conference includes Kevin Mayer, DAZN Group, The Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP, Secretary of State for the DCMS, Dana Strong, Jane Turton, Tim Davie, Alex Mahon, Carolyn McCall, Richard Sharp, Deborah Turness, Mark Thompson, Kirsty Wark and Professor John Curtice chaired by YouTube’s Ben McOwen Wilson. See the full list of speakers so far below.
Further high-profile speakers will be announced in the coming weeks.
The 2021 event, which is set to take place at King’s College in Cambridge, is titled “Broadcast Britain: Reshaping Britishness on the Global Stage”.
The Principal Sponsor for the RTS Cambridge Convention 2021 is YouTube.
The registration fee is £2000 excluding VAT.
Should there be a change in Government restrictions owing to new covid variants of concern which prevents the Convention proceeding, the RTS will be providing full refunds.
Professor John Curtice, University of Strathclyde
Dharshini David, BBC News
Tim Davie, BBC
Dame Melanie Dawes, Ofcom
The Rt Hon Oliver Dowden CBE MP, Secretary of State for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport
Stephanie Flanders, Bloomberg News
Lorraine Heggessey, Grierson Trust and Channel 4 Growth Fund
Maria Kyriacou, ViacomCBS Networks UK, Australia and Israel
Ralph Lee, BBC
Sander van der Linden, University of Cambridge
Alex Mahon, Channel 4
Kevin Mayer, DAZN Group
Ben McOwen Wilson, YouTube
Carolyn McCall, ITV
Naga Munchetty, BBC Breakfast
Matthew Price, Sky
Brandon Riegg, Netflix
Beth Rigby, Sky News
Richard Sharp, BBC
Sanjay Singhal, Voltage TV
Dana Strong, Sky
Mark Thompson, Ancestry.com
Deborah Turness, ITN
Jane Turton, All3Media
Kirsty Wark, Journalist and Writer
John Whiston, ITV