Albert Cheng is the EVP and Chief Product Officer of Digital Media at Disney/ABC Television Group and has had an innovative career combining film and television with technology. The Banff World Media Festival is thrilled to announce Cheng as a headliner for the nextMEDIA Digital Innovator Series at the Festival, participating in a keynote interview, Wednesday, June 13.
Leading a team that oversees product development, marketing and operations for the Group’s digital media content platforms, Cheng has focused on video-on-demand, broadband, web-based and mobile platforms, as well as interactive television technologies. With the release of the ABC Player in 2010, Cheng and the Disney/ABC Television Group became the first network to offer ad-supported full episodes on the iPad becoming the sixth most downloaded free iPad app of all time.
Hear more from Cheng, and meet him and other Digital Executives in-person at BANFF.
Albert Cheng is coming to #Banff2012 as a part of our exciting 2012 nextMEDIA digital programming.
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We have so much great programming at BANFF this year, we're starting Sunday! Make sure you arrive in time for the first-ever Branded Content Exchange!
The Branded Content Exchange will kick off the festival and introduce key advertisers, brands, content creators, producers and broadcasters, as a part of the 2012 nextMEDIA digital programming. Hear from executives who have created successful partnerships and meet the key players currently developing engaging branded content for consumers, brands and networks.
If you're already a registered attendee, you can RSVP to attend the Branded Content Exchange through .Connect here.