23 Apr 2019 Ritz Carlton JBR, Dubai, UAE


Content owners seek 360-degree protection as consumption habits of pirated content in the MENA region evolve. Recent research shows that laptops remain the favoured device for consuming pirated video content for a whopping 33% of respondents in the GCC.

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Ritz Carlton JBR, Dubai, UAE 23 Apr 2019

2018 Speakers

The panel speakers for the BroadcastPro ME Anti-Piracy conference are among the leading technology experts, legal minds and thought leaders working to combat piracy. From identifying and targeting potential piracy threats using regulation in conjunction with risk mitigation tactics to tackle piracy head-on, our speakers are the most authoritative and knowledgeable on this sensitive issue of piracy.

Our indepth presentations and debates will help you monitor and detect illegal streams of your content and sketch the necessary multi-pronged approach, technical, legal and social, that is needed to combat the piracy menace.

Chief Executive Officer, OSN

Martin Stewart

Partner, Head of Intellectual Property, Al Taminim & Co.

Omar Obeidat

Chief Executive Officer, MBC Group

Sam Barnett

Chief Executive Officer, Zee Network

Mukund Cairae

Senior Legal Counsel, OSN

Aditya Verma

Director of Content at Diwan Videos

Waleed Mahboub

Crisis Communications Associate Director (Middle East & Africa)

Eric MacInnes

Chief Technology Officer at Verimatrix

Petr Peterka

CTO at Rotana Media Group

Dr. Naser Rafaat

CEO & Co-Founder of STARZ PLAY

Maaz Sheikh

Head of Media Sales EMEA at Ericsson

Alex Borland

Principal at A.T. Kearney Middle East

Christophe Firth

Chairman of The Federation of Copyright Theft (FACT) and Group Director for Security at Sky

Michael J Barley