25 - 26 March 2020 | Singapore

Shaping the future of sports media

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A destination event to ignite conversation, relationships and action

The OTT Summit is returning to Singapore for its second year to discuss the hottest topics in the industry!

This two-day conference will focus on bringing the key stakeholders from the Asian and international markets together to connect on all aspects of the sports OTT revolution. With a distinct focus on the varying consumption trends and challenges in Asian markets, you’ll also hear insights around rights packaging, delivery and latency, piracy, best practice revenue models and much more.

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The OTT Summit Asia offers over 15 sessions designed for you to hear first-hand from those who are embracing and getting the most from OTT Technology

Previous Speakers

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Joyee Biswas

Head of Sports Partnerships, APAC

Joyee Biswas, a former ESPN South East Asia boss, joined Facebook as it’s Asia Pacific’s sports partnership head. Biswas, in his new role, will oversee Facebook’s partnerships with APAC-based leagues, teams, athletes and sports media and will be based out of Singapore. Prior to this, Biswas held senior roles at Eleven Sports Network and Singtel.

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Laura Li

Innovation Principal, Chief Executive Innovation Officer

Laura is the Innovation Principal at Rakuten’s Chief Executive Innovation Office, focusing on driving strategic innovation initiatives within the Media & Sports Business. As part of her responsibilities, Laura overseas the Rakuten-NBA partnership, driving the success of all related business and product/service development. Laura and her team collaborate closely with the NBA to grow the League’s fan base in Japan while evolving the fan experience from multiple dimensions.

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Martyn Jones

EVP, Japan

Bio Coming Soon…

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Andreas Heyden

Chief Executive

Since June 2015, Andreas Heyden is serving as CEO of the DFL digital sports GmbH being responsible for digital platforms & production and distribution of national and international media content. Before Andreas was the Managing Director of maxdome GmbH since July 1st, 2013. Previously, Andreas was COO as part the management of ProSiebenSat.1 Game GmbH from December 2011 on.

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Julian Ogrin

Chief Executive

Before moving to Kayo Sports in July 2018, Julian enjoyed a great period of success with Australian telecommunication company amaysim. Joining amaysim in January 2013, Julian was appointed chief executive in July 2014. At the company he oversaw a rapid rise, growing it from launch in November 2010 to become the leading challenger brand in the Australian mobile sector, capturing nearly five per cent of the consumer market. At amaysim Julian created Australia’s largest mobile virtual network operator (MVNO), with more than 1.1 million subscribers, winning an independently voted MVNO of the year award in 2017 and 2018. Lastly, as chief executive Julian led amaysim to the Roy Morgan telco of the year prize in three of the last four years.

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Marcus Luer

Founder & Executive Chairman

Marcus Luer is the Group CEO of TSA (Total Sports Asia) Asia’s leading global sports marketing agency which he founded 20 years ago in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. He is also the Co-Founder of GLORY Sports International (GSI), the #1 Kickboxing League in the world and the creator of Branded Real Estate. Marcus’ latest venture is the in the Digital space where he launched SPORTSFIX in ASEAN. Sportsfix is a live and on Demand OTT platform targeted towards the new generation of sports fans which heavily consume content on their mobile devices.

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Lewis Mitchell

Partnerships Lead, ANZ

Lewis Mitchell is the Partnerships Lead for Australia and New Zealand at Twitch where he oversees the on-boarding and management of content creators in the region. Prior to Twitch, Lewis was the Product Specialist at Spiral Media, now known as SHOWDOWN, managing distribution of Twitch media in the Asia Pacific region. Before that, Lewis was the Ad Product Executive at Nine Entertainment. Lewis is a graduate of the Australian Film, Television and Radio School.

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Lars Heidenreich

Managing Director, APAC

Lars Heidenreich is the Managing Director at Mediapro Asia (since 2014) and founder/ CEO of FSA Media (since 2009). With nearly 25 years in the industry, Lars has a tremendous knowledge of the TV and media rights business.
From SPORTFIVE to FSA Media and Mediapro, he has lived and worked in a variety of different markets including Germany, Poland, Malaysia, Singapore and Australia.

Advisory Board

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Nick Bower

VP, Ad Sales & Partnerships, APAC & ME

Bio coming soon…

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Martyn Jones

EVP, Japan

Bio Coming Soon…

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Dejah Meldem

Executive Vice President, Marketing & Digital

DDMC Fortis is set to be Asia’s leading sports marketing agency. In June 2018, the Asian FootballConfederation (AFC) announced its ground breaking decision to appoint DDMC Fortis as its exclusive commercial partner for all of its competitions for the period 2021-2028. The comprehensive mandate covers all rights and services for all AFC National Team and Club competitions, beginning in 2020 with the start of the Asian qualifiers for the FIFA World Cup 2022.

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Kevin Sim

Head of APAC

Kevin Sim was appointed as the Head of Asia Pacific for Bundesliga International in February 2018. In his role, Kevin will focus on developing Bundesliga’s strategy for Asia with the goal of maximizing Bundesliga’s presence in the region, and driving reach and engagement for Germany’s professional soccer league. Kevin Sim was previously Director of Global Media Rights at mixed martial arts promoter, ONE Championship.

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Les Wigan

Chief Operating Officer

Les Wigan is the founding Chief Operating Officer of Kayo Sports.   He has accountability for Product and Content, Technology, Streaming Operations, eCommerce and Customer Care, as well as Data and Insights.

Previously, Les was a Director at Fox Sports where he had accountability for Digital, Technology, Broadcast Operations, and The Sports Statistics Business.  Prior to this he held the role of Director of Digital and Commercial Development at News Ltd, where he was responsible for managing news’ digital businesses across the group.  Before joining News Ltd Australia in 2006, Les held a number of roles at British Pay TV operator BSkyB.

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CK Lee

Vice President, Sports Business

Lee Choong Khay or better known as CK, is the Vice President of Sports Business for Astro Malaysia Holdings Bhd, a leading content and consumer group in Asean. CK joined Astro in 1997 and has nearly 20 years of experience in the broadcast industry. He was instrumental in developing Astro SuperSport, which has become one of the top sports channels in Malaysia and the region, as well as launching the first 24-hour sports channel in Malaysia, Astro Arena, whose comprehensive coverage has raised the profile of many Malaysian sports and athletes.

Over the years, Astro has brought prime sport franchises like the FIFA World Cup, UEFA EURO, Premier League, Olympics, F1, Thomas Cup, Commonwealth Games and Asian Games to Malaysian sports fans. Following the latest trend of eSports, Astro launched a dedicated eSports channel, eGG Network on Astro TV, AOTG and Tribe in June 2016.

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Richard North

Chief Strategy Officer

RugbyPass is the premier online destination for global rugby fans, offering a live streaming rugby service that now extends to 35+ territories, including Asia, Australia and Europe, along with a wide array of original rugby programming, available globally through its RugbyPass TV OTT service. As Chief Strategy Officer, Richard is responsible for the global business strategy and commercial success of RugbyPass’ OTT subscription platform, along with the development of a network of rugby fan sites, social media channels and original written and video content. Richard’s 14+ years in digital marketing and online video has also included stints at Publicis, Google, YouTube and Rightster.

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Andrew Collins

CEO

Australian born, Andrew is the founder & CEO of Mailman. An awarding winning sports digital agency and technology group.  Since acquiring Mailman in 2007, then an outdoor media business, Andrew has since transformed the business to become the world’s leading sports digital agency with offices in China, UK and the USA.

"Many thanks for a very good conference – very impressive, and best of all also very useful, high quality networking."
Head of Security and Compliance, TV, Sports & Broadband, BT
"Congratulations on an excellent, well organised and thought-of event! A must attend for anyone working in OTT!"
Director Business Development, Intel Sports
"Excellent event, everything was top notch."
Chief Operating Officer, Turner Sports