Opening & Market Review
Perspective and future outlook on how the Indian broadcasting , pay TV, digital and broadband markets are developing in the global context within a focus on regulatory and commercial considerations.

09:20 - 09:40
At the crossroads a new vision and the need for execution
The regulations of India's digital pay TV industry are at a critical crossroads. Who will step up to accelerate investment, digitization, competition, consumer growth and the profitable growth of all industry stakeholders?

MIB, Government of India
Dr. JS Sarma, Chairman, Telecom Regulatory
Authority of India
09:40 - 10:00

10:00 - 11:00
Panel: Building the digital eco system
Macro dynamics are back on track as power and advertising is clocking in double digital growth. At the same time, the rise of regional markets and tier 2 - 3 cities are transforming pay TV in India. But this is not enough; the foundations of the all-important digital ecosystem have yet to emerge as both distribution platforms and content providers wrestle with the challenge of innovation, regulation and investment.

Ajai Puri, CEO, Bharti Telemedia
Man Jit Singh, CEO, Sony
Uday Shankar CEO Star India
Punit Goenka, CEO, Zee Entertainment
11:00 - 11:20
11:20 - 12:10
Panel: Imagining the Future
The future is all about t-commerce and targeted advertising, HDTV, DVR, 3D TV and VOD. But can these services become profitable and how critical will they be to the evolving road map for pay TV operators as they strive to innovate for low cost consumers.

R C Venkateish, CEO, Dish TV
Rahul Johri SVP & GM, Discovery Networks, Asia Pacific
Sue Taylor, EVP, NDS
Tryggve Arveschoug, Head of International Product Marketing, Conax
12:10 - 13:00
Panel - ROI: Pushing the envelope, models that pay
As Digital penetration approaches a critical mass the market for niche and thematic channels should become increasingly important as key players invest in differentiated content and market new programming tiers.

Ravi Mansukhani, MD & CEO, Incable
Keertan Adyanthaya, MD, Fox International Channels India
Gurjeev Singh, CEO, Star Den
Edward Allfrey, Head of EMEIA software solutions, Solution Area TV, Ericsson
13:00 - 14:10
14:10 - 15:00
Panel: Risks but where are the rewards?
Investors now have skin in the pay TV game but the visibility over long term rewards remain cloudy because of a steep capital cycle and the call of competition. We examine the latest benchmarks and successful case studies.

Salil Pitale, Enam Securities Pvt. Ltd.
Raghvendra Madhav, Executive Director, Astro
Vinayak Shenvi, VP, Citibank
15:00 - 15:50
Broadband & The Bundle - Dynamics with cable and wireless
How will cable broadband and multiple product bundling sales develop in India in the context of wireless broadband networks, DOCSIS 3.0 and national digital networks?

EVS Chakravarthy, CEO, You Cable & Broadband
Bibhu Rath, CEO, Ortel
R Mahesh Kumar, CEO, Asianet
Rajesh Khurana, Country Manager, Seagate
15:50 - 16:10
16:10 - 16:50
One on One
S Parameswaran, Director Business Development, Antrix
16:50 - 17:00
Closing Innings