RAIN Summit Indy 2014

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Clear Channel’s Darren Davis, Many Digital Music Execs to Speak at RAIN Summit Indy in Indianapolis September 9th

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AGENDA

11:00 – 11:45

Panel


Ad Models With Impact

Ad supported online audio offers a broad range of options – in-stream audio messaging, voice activated ads, geo-fenced and zip code targeted campaigns, branded playlists and sponsored downloads. How can streaming audio services create consensus and make it easy for advertisers to invest with confidence?

Moderator: Robin Flynn, Senior Analyst (SNL Kagan)
Panelists: Brian Benedik, VP – North America Advertising (Spotify); Joanna Bloor, VP Sales Operations (Pandora); Joy Baer, President (STRATA); Mike Dougherty, CEO & Co-Founder (Jelli)

Sponsored by Abacast

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11:45 – 11:55

Pecha Kucha


Pecha Kucha

Presented by Adrian Larkin, Head of Music and Entertainment (Audioboom)

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11:55 – 12:40

Panel

Big Data And Streaming Audio

Big data enables highly targeted ad campaigns to registered users, identifies users based on their song preferences, and allows stations to create highly personalized programming options that keep listeners engaged. Hear this panel of experts discuss the advantages and impact that big data offers streaming audio platforms.

Moderator: Brad Hill, VP/ Managing Editor (RAIN Enterprises)

Panelists: Rob Favre, CCO/ GM Data & Measurement (Triton Digital); Jeff Wender Senior VP, Digital (The Nielsen Company); Eric Bieschke, Chief Scientist (Pandora)

 

12:40 – 1:00

Break


Networking Break

Brought to you by BRSMedia/dot.FM

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1:00 – 1:40

Panel


Radio: The Original Hyper-local Play

As more and more local ad dollars shift to digital, the opportunity for local radio sales teams to shift focus beyond spots to selling integrated digital marketing solutions is critical. This panel will identify marketing solutions and strategies for turning sales teams into hyperlocal marketing experts for small business partners.

Moderator: Steve Goldstein, Executive VP (Saga Communications)

Panelists: Christine Merritt, Head of Premier SMB Partnerships, Channel Sales North America (Google); Rich Reis, VP/ GM Digital Operations (Cox Media Group); George Leith, VP Sales (VendAsta Technologies); Ruth Presslaff, Founder & President (Presslaff Interactive)

 

1:40

30 Under 30


30 Under 30

Edison Research’s Larry Rosin and RAIN’s Jennifer Lane

 

1:40 – 2:05

Keynote


Kurt Hanson’s State of the Industry

RAIN Publisher Kurt Hanson provides perspective on the future of Radio

 

2:05 – 2:25

Research Presentation


“Share of Ear” Study

Edison Research president Larry Rosin will present new information from its proprietary “Share of Ear” Study.

 

2:25 – 2:45

Break


Networking Break

Sponsored by Vendasta

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2:45 – 2:55

POV

 

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Norm Pattiz, CEO, Podcast One

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2:55 – 3:25

Panel


Royalty Reset

As the Copyright Royalty Board approaches the 2016-2020 royalty period, and the DOJ reviews compulsory licensing, this important session examines crucial music-licensing questions. Will broadcasters have to pay performance royalties? Will pre-1972 recordings be added to the Copyright Act? Will the ASCAP/BMI consent decrees be changed? Our panel of experts will discuss these issues and their potential impact on the industry.

Moderator: David Oxenford, Partner (Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer LLP)

Panelists: Morvarid Metanat, Corporate Counsel (Pandora); Gary Greenstein, Partner (Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati); Casey Rae, VP, Policy & Education (Future of Music Coalition); AJ Correale, Attorney (Frost Brown Todd LLC)

 

3:25 – 3:55

Keynote


Keynote Speech by Clear Channel Networks President Darren Davis

3:55 – 4:15

Break


Networking Break

Sponsored by Triton

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4:15 – 5:00

Panel


EDM: Streaming a New Path to Success

Ryan Farish is an American EDM artist and Grammy nominee whose success had nothing to do with broadcast radio or a major record label. Ryan and a panel of EDM genre experts will discuss the new model of music discovery that digital music services have created, and the unique path to mainstream that electronic dance music has followed.

Moderator: Paul Maloney, VP, Music Programming (AccuRadio)

Panelists: Rusty Hodge, Founder & GM (SomaFM); Ryan Farish, Recording Artist (Ryan Farish Music); Joel Salkowitz, Business Owner (Pulse 87); Adéllyn Polomski, Director, Artist Relations & EDM Initiatives (Clear Channel Media + Entertainment)

 

5:00 – 5:45

Panel


Mobile is the New Black

With more than 70% of all listening taking place on mobile devices, streaming audio is a highly mobile medium. What impact does this have on audience measurement, programming, ad strategies and monetization?

Moderator: Paul Jacobs, VP & General Manager (Jacobs Media)

Panelists: Deborah Esayian, Co-President (Marketron); Jim Kott, SVP, Product (Abacast); George Bundy, Founder & CEO (BRS Media); Gadi Mazor, CEO (Nobex Technologies); Scott Mahalick, EVP Programming (Alpha Media)

5:45 – 6:00

Awards Presentation


RAIN Internet Radio Awards

Presented by Kurt Hanson and Brad Hill

6:00 – 7:00

Cocktail Reception


Cocktail Reception in the Foyer

Sponsored by Abacast

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SPEAKERS

Joy Baer STRATA President

Joy Baer
STRATA
President

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Brian Benedik
Spotify
VP/ North America – Advertising

Eric Bieschke Pandora

Eric Bieschke
Pandora
Chief Scientist

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Joanna Bloor
Pandora
VP, Sales Operations

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George Bundy
BRS Media
Founder & CEO

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AJ Correale
Frost Brown Todd LLC
Attorney 

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Darren Davis
Clear Channel Networks
President

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Mike Dougherty
Jelli
CEO & Co- Founder

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Deborah Esayian
Marketron
Co-President

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Ryan Farish
Ryan Farish Music
Recording Artist

Rob Favre

Rob Favre
Triton Digital
CCO/ GM Data & Measurement

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Robin Flynn
SNL Kagan
Senior Analyst

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Steve Goldstein
Saga Communications
Executive Vice President

Gary Greenstein

Gary Greenstein
Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati
Partner

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Kurt Hanson
RAIN Enterprises/ AccuRadio
Founder

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Brad Hill
RAIN Enterprises
VP/Managing Editor

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Rusty Hodge
SomaFM
Founder & General Manager

Paul Jacobs

Paul Jacobs
Jacobs Media
Vice President/ General Manager

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Jim Kott
Abacast
SVP, Product 

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Jennifer Lane
RAIN Enterprises
President & CEO

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Adrian Larkin
AudioBoom
Head of Music

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George Leith
VendAsta Technologies
VP, Sales

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Paul Maloney
AccuRadio
VP, Music Programming

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Scott Mahalick
Alpha Media
EVP, Programming

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Gadi Mazor
Nobex Technologies
CEO

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Christine Merritt
Google
Head of Premier SMB Partnerships, Channel Sales North America

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Morvarid Metanat
Pandora
Corporate Counsel

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David Oxenford
Wilkinson, Barker, Knauer LLP
Partner

Adellyn Polomski

Adéllyn Polomski
Clear Channel Media + Entertainment
Director, Artist Relations and EDM Initiatives

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Ruth Presslaff
Presslaff Interactive
Founder

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Casey Rae
Future of Music Coalition
VP, Policy & Education

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Rich Reis
Cox Media Group
VP/ GM Digital Operations

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Larry Rosin
Edison Research
Co-Founder & President

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Joel Salkowitz
Pulse 87
Business Owner

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Jeff Wender
The Nielsen Company
Senior VP, Digital

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