Programs Will Feature Entertainment Industry “Insiders Navigating Historic Business Shifts”
Premiering March 2nd, 2021 on Apple, Google and Spotify Platforms
Against a backdrop of technological shift and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Advanced Imaging Society and Cinionic today announced a new podcast series to serve as a source for the vital conversation with key stakeholders in media and entertainment. The first episode to be released Tuesday, March 2nd, 2021, on the Google, Apple and Spotify Podcast apps.
The series is the response by The Advanced Imaging Society and Cinionic to the ongoing need for information by entertainment stakeholders in content and technology at the intersection of new technologies and changes in consumer behaviors during COVID-19.
“Technology and the pandemic have created forces which are transforming the way we all live and consume entertainment and media”, said Wim Buyens, CEO of Cinionic. “The Insiders is a gathering place for drivers of this change to share insights and ideas about how to approach today with an eye on the future. We are creating a community space to explore, discuss, and debate how our actions today will shape the entertainment paradigms of tomorrow.”
The series will feature conversations with respected veteran voices in Hollywood including former DirecTV and FOX exec Hanno Basse who now serves as CTO of Microsoft Azure, former Disney and IMAX exec Jason Brenek now serving at CEO of MetaMedia, former ArcLight and AMC EVP Gretchen McCourt who also now serves as Pres. of Women in Entertainment, and Korn Ferry International Media and Entertainment partner Bill Simon. The Insiders podcast will feature deep focused discussions on the state of play for 2021, diversity and inclusion in entertainment, the future of film distribution, empowering storytellers with emerging technology, and timely strategies for the post-pandemic entertainment industry among other topics.
“Our guests are experienced in helping to set strategic courses at major studios, streaming services and social media organizations. The Insiders is our opportunity to share timely thoughts, ideas, and insights with our listeners”, said AIS President Jim Chabin. “The explosion in demand for great content will grow many organizations. We want our listeners to have access to the best thinking available to help them navigate and win during this unprecedented time”, Chabin added.
The Insiders podcasts premieres on Google, Apple and Spotify platforms on Tuesday. March 2nd. Sign-up here to get notified.