Media Heavyweights Set For Paley Center’s International Council Summit

The Paley Center for Media‘s International Council Summit will be held November 21st & 22nd in New York. The theme of this year’s event is “The Data Overthrow.” It will explore and debate new business, advertising, and distribution models in today’s age of unprecedented access to information about consumers and their interaction with content. Google chairman Eric Schmidt will give the keynote address. Featured speakers from a cross-section of businesses include Chinese entrepreneur Bruno Wu; Microsoft entertainment and digital president Nancy Tellem; John Skipper, co-chairman of Disney Media Networks Group and president of ESPN; Maker Studios‘ Ynon Kreiz; Twitter chief media scientist Deb Roy; FTC commissioner Julie Brill; BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti; Star India CEO Uday Shankar; and Ronnie Screwvala, managing director of The Walt Disney Company India, among others. Key topics will be how Big Data’s growth affects the creative process and disrupts the media industry, as well as the longterm impacts. The sessions will be live-streamed at

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