A group of senior industry leaders will gather in the Miami, November 16-18 for the upcoming Beet Retreat, a deep dive into the future of advanced TV.   The three-day event will not be streamed, but will be produced as a series of some 40 videos to be published over the following four weeks.   The event is presented by Videology along with AT&T Adworks.   The Drum is the event’s media partner.

In June at Cannes Lions, we spoke with Mastercard’s Ben Jankowsky about advanced advertising. Jankowsky will be one of the keynote speakers at the Retreat.

The participants for the event are:

Keynote Speakers:

Mike Bologna, President, Modi Media

Brian Cordes, Director of Client Solutions, AT&T AdWorks

Scott Ferber, CEO, Videology

Benjamin Jankowski, SVP Media, Mastercard

Bill Livek, President, comScore

Andrew Deming, SVP for Marketing, Bank of America

Tracey Scheppach, CEO & Founder, Matter More Media

Featured Speakers:

Jason Baadsgaard, CRO, Eyeview Digital 

Jonathan Bokor, SVP, Advanced Media, Mediavest l Spark (Publicis)

Jason Burke, VP, Product, clypd

Dan Bruinsma, Chief Investment Officer, GroupeConnect (Publicis’ unit for Bank of America)

Denise Colella, SVP, Advanced Advertising Products and Strategy, NBCUniversal

Brendan Condon, President, AdMore

Michael Dean, VP, Programmatic & Data-Driven Sales, Disney ABC Television Group

Cordie DePascale, VP, Product, Mediaocean

Brad Danaher, Television Partnership Director, Experian

Lock DetheroTV Partnerships Lead, Neustar

Dave Downey, CEO, Invidi

Lauren Fry, Senior Account Executive, AT&T AdWorks

Brent Gaskamp, SVP North American Development, Videology 

Joan FitzGeraldVP, Product Management & Business Development TiVo

Adam Gaynor, VP, DISH Media Sales

Archie Gianunzio, VP of Sales, Videa (Cox)

Anupam Gupta, Chief Product Officer, 4C Insights

Walt Horstman, President of AudienceXpress (Visible World/Comcast)

Brian Jankovsky, Director of Entertainment and Sports Partnerships, Google

Nick Johnson, SVP, Digital Ad Sales Strategy, Turner

Rob Klippel, SVP, Advanced Advertising & Strategy, Spectrum Reach (Charter)

Jennifer Koester, Director, Telco & Video Distribution, Google

Kevin Lenane, General Manager, Video at Integral Ad Science

Noah Levine, SVP, Revenue Operations, Fox Networks Group

Sarah Locke, Director, Consumer Strategy, Research and Analytics at Cadreon/IPG

Stefan Maris, VP, Product Marketing & Partnerships, Sorensen Media

Ryan Moore, Global Agency Development Lead, Twitter

Jamie Power, Managing Partner, Modi Media, GroupM

James Rothwell, VP. Agency & Brand Relations at FreeWheel

Eric Schmitt, VP, Advanced Advertising, Acxiom

Kevin Patrick Smith, SVP, Comcast 360 Media

Jonathan Steuer, Chief Research Officer, Omnicom

Jeff Storan, VP, Marketing, Simulmedia

Tore Tellefsen, VP, TV Solutions, DataXu

Nick Troiano, CEO, Cadent

Andrew Ward, Group Vice President, Comcast 360 Media


Tim Hanlon, Founder & CEO, The Vertere Group, LLC

Matt Prohaska, CEO & Principal, Proshaska Consulting

Matt Spiegel, SVP, MediaLink

Ashley J. Swartz, CEO, Furious Corp

Special Participants:

Alex Aigner, COO, DataLab Digital

Mary BarnasVice President, Platform Adoption, Videa

Will Beaty, Senior Director of Business Development & Strategic Partnerships, NAB

Craig Berkley, Director, Sales, Acxiom

Boaz Cohen, GM, Advanced TV. Eyeview Digital

Stacy Daft,   GM, Enterprise Business Development,Videology

Frank Ferrans, TV Partnerships Manager, Cardlytics 

Laith MassarwehBroadcast, Media and Entertainment Specialist, Google 

Michael Kubin, EVP, Invidi

Jack Rotherham, CMO, FreeWheel

Ronan Shields, Digital Editor, The Drum

Dave Wilson, Founder, Wilson

Tony Yi, GM, Strategic Commercial/Business Development, Videology

Gordon Young, Editor & Chief & Co-Founder, The Drum