Beets on the Move: Austin this Weekend, Cannes & London Next Month……

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Heading to Austin!


Hope to see you this weekend at SXSW.  Let me know if you are around.  We'll be covering the show extensively.  Separately,  I will  be moderating a panel on Sunday as part of a leadership event hosted by Videology.  Stay tuned for a number of segments from the show and the Videology event.

Awesome IAB Conference in Phoenix

We are just finishing up publishing our coverage of the IAB Annual Leadership Meeting.  Lots of really interesting interviews with comScore, Nielsen, Videology, Collider Media, Tremor Media, Adobe, AOL, BrightRoll, Liverail, GroupM, The Weather Company, TubeMogul and others.  You can find all of our coverage here.   Congrats to Randy Rothenberg and the crew at the IAB for putting on an outstanding show.

Many thanks to Videology for sponsoring our coverage of the IAB event as well as the upcoming coverage of SXSW.

Snowed Out of Chicago!

Last week's blizzard in the Midwest knocked out our RTB leadership summit at VivaKi HQ  sponsored by TubeMogul.  Stay tuned for a new date.

Our Aweseome Event at NBC News with RAMP

Please check out our Big Data leadership event from last month, hosted by NBC News Digital and sponsored by RAMP.   You can find segments here with senior execs from NBC News, The New York Times, Fox News, Nielsen, Forrester Research, Digitas, Xaxis and RAMP.   Thanks to Ashley Swartz and Joanna O'Connell for moderating.

More Still from the Beet Retreat in Vieques

We have produced 75 video from our event last month – and we haven't yet published them all.  To see the 50+ clips to date, please find them here.  

Next Month in Cannes, London and New York

Heading overseas next month to cover MIPTV in Cannes, back to New York then over to London for an awesome Beet.TV Leadership event at the global headquarters of GroupM on April 24.  On April 25/26,  we will cover the Financial Times Global Media Summit. Then back to New York the following week to cover the the Digital News Fronts, which will be huge!

paidContent "Live" in NY on April 17

And please join us for the paidContent Live event, an essential media conference.  We are pleased to be a media sponsor.


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