He graduated from VŠCHT in Prague. He worked as a programmer; in 1990 – 2007, he was expert journalist focused on IT. He managed the Softwarové noviny and Inside magazines. Since 2008, he has been active as freelance analyst and consultant. He provides external lectures at the Department of Information Technologies at the Prague University of Economics. His professional interests include sociology and economy of informatics, safety and mobile technologies.
Jan Potůček is the editor of server about digital broadcasting - DigiZone.cz. He has led a media section of Lidové noviny and Reflex and he also founded specialized servers RaM.cz (in the online magazine World Namodro) and RadioTV.cz. He is active on the media field since 1998.
Editor of server DigiZone.cz
Tomáš Bičík se v letech 1993-1997 věnoval plánování, nákupu a analyzování televizních reklamních kampaní, nejdříve pro Young & Rubicam a poté pro Mediapolis Praha. Od roku 1997 do roku 2011 byl ředitelem výzkumného a vývojového oddělení mediální agentury Mediaedge:cia, jež se stala součástí skupiny GroupM. V roce 2011 nastoupil do společnosti MEDIARESEARCH – nyní Nielsen Admosphere, kde má na starosti rozvoj obchodních příležitostí, podporu zahraničních projektů měření televizní sledovanosti, marketingového výzkumu a podílí se na marketingu a PR Nielsen Admosphere.
Business Development Director
Andrej Doležal graduated from the Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Informatics of STU in Bratislava, discipline of automation. After graduation, he worked in Siemens PSE as system integrator in international projects in the area of interactive applications for DVB-T/DVB-H and later as consultant in implementation of IPTV solutions. From 2008, he worked in TV Markíza as project manager and later as technical manger. At present (since 2012), he has the position of manager of Section of Technical Implementation in RTVS (Slovak Radio and Television).
Manager of Section of Technical Implementation
David Duron has many years of experience with top management positions at the telecommunications and Internet companies in the Czech Republic and also abroad. In October 2013, he started working in the O2 Czech Republic as the director of marketing for the household segment. Since February 2016, he has been the director of O2TV as he has also become responsible for the team of O2 TV Sport. Before joining the O2 Czech Republic, he worked 6 years at Vodafone in the role of marketing director for the segment business clients. He joined Vodafone from the position of CEO of Altas.cz and Atlas.sk. In the years 2003 - 2004, he led the marketing department of Czech Telecom, where he was responsible for launching services like Internet Express, the portal Starzone.cz or a new voice tariffs structure.
David has a wonderful wife and two fantastic kids, he likes to run and is involved in charitable activities in Equatorial Africa - specifically in Ghana. In the Czech Republic, he cooperates with the endowment fund called "Dar sluchu”. He graduated from the University of Economics in Prague, where he now lectures in the course "Strategic Marketing".
Pay TV professional / enthusiast & Visiting Professor at Faculty of Business Administration at VŠE Prague
Steve is a highl successful media sales director with over 10 years experience in the industry providing premium digital video delivery technologies to large organisations across the globe. He has gained strong market knowledge and a particular skill for introducing new technologies into new markets through his long career in the digital sector which has included senior roles at SeaChange, Motorola, Cisco and Pace. In his role at Brightcove Steve is responsible for managing the premium media business in EMEA working with large clients within the broadcast, publishing, sports and new media markets helping them to drive reach and revenue across mobile and OTT platforms. Steve holds a masters of engineering degree in Electronic Systems Engineering from the University of Aston and an MBA from the Bradford University School of Management.
EMEA Director of Sales, Media
Karol Flak, 45 years, 20 years in telecommunications. Experience in strategy, product marketing and technological positions. He worked 5 years in Orange, 3 years in Towercom, and in recent 5 years, he has been working as independent consultant and project manager within his own company, Brightvox. He managed projects and supplied consulting successfully in the Czech Republic, Slovakia and in Hungary for clients including M7Group Luxembourg, ACS / Xerox or Orange. Now he is acting as Central European representative for the Dutch Stream Group, the top European supplier of CloudTV end-to-end solutions for telecommunication operators and groups.
Na poli televizní zábavy se pohybuje již několik let. Dříve působil jako programový ředitel stanice Film+. Kanál pomohl přebudovat po programové skladbě blíže k českému divákovi. Aktuálně stojí u zrodu programu Mňam TV. Marek je součástí týmu, který spolupracuje s Erikou Luzsiczou a její společností Axocom.
Daniel Grunt graduated from the Faculty of Economics of the Czech University of Life Science Prague and he received an MBA from UNYP. Previously, he has worked, as the Product and Marketing Director of Centrum.cz, a Multimedia Business Manager at Nokia and as the Director of Internet at TV Nova. Before joining FTV Prima, he worked at Sanoma Media Prague as the Director of New Media. In his current position as the Director PRIMA ON-LINE he is responsible for all activities related to new media, such as online and mobile strategies and website development, etc.
Director of Prima on-line
Petr Havel joined the nanguTV team in summer 2013 as product manager. His previous experience includes the areas of software and architecture development. He also has experience from internal product management and innovation program in Acision Company (former Logica CMG Telecom division), delivering messaging products to the biggest operators all over the world. In his leisure time, he goes in for alpinism, mountain hiking, reading of books, and he is also active member of Toastmasters International.
Vystudoval VUT v Brně fakultu telekomunikací. Od roku 2004 se zaměřuje na interaktivní televizi MHP a HbbTV, stál u prvotní implementace HbbTV v České televizi od roku 2010 a od roku 2014 je zodpovědný za technologii HbbTV ve firmě Mautilus. Mezi jeho odborné zájmy patří interaktivní televize, HbbTV a digitální zpracování obrazu.
Piotr Herod started career in TV industry by working as a journalists at Audio Video magazine distributed in Poland, he later on worked for Toshiba as a junior product manager for LCD TV & HD DVD product categories. In 2010 Piotr joined Philips Poland as Net TV Project coordinator, today he works at TP Vision Poland as a Smart TV Manager for CEE region for Philips TV brand.
Smart TV Manager
Ředitel sekce nových projektů je zodpovědný za online portfolio skupiny Nova a nově připravovaných projektů. Vedl spuštění NOVA Plus a VOYO v zemích střední a východní Evropy, kde skupina působí. V CME pracuje od roku 2008, předtím na manažerských pozicích působil například v telekomunikačních společnostech Vodafone nebo Český Telecom (dnes Telefónica O2).
Ředitel nových projektů
Petr is a partner in the biggest Czech digital media agency, Adexpres. For more than 5 years, he has been engaged in creation and implementation of digital strategies for key client agencies. Further, he has been involved in technological development and in searching new opportunities within online marketing and automated purchase of online advertising. In Adexpres, he was involved in one of the first tests of the Adform technology in our country or in the first online campaigns through programmatic buying in the Czech Republic.
Pavel Kohout, 39 years, married, 3 sons. He has been working at the position of Executive Manager of New Media in the Czech Television (= ČT, Česká televize). He passed to ČT from Prima Online where he worked as head of development department ad formerly as head of Internet department at FTV Prima. Previously, he worked as manager of a software company. He started his professional career as programmer. In 1996, he stood at the cradle of the first Czech multimedia encyclopaedia on CD-ROM. He likes to devote his leisure time to his family, floorball and music.
Executive Manager of New Media
Petr Mazanec is head of development of applications for smart TV sets at Mautilus, s.r.o. that, since 2011, has prepared dozens of television applications for customers from all over the world, for infinite number of models of TV sets and set-top boxes from all important manufacturers: Samsung, LG, Philips, Panasonic, Sony, Toshiba or VESTEL. An overwhelming majority of the implemented projects consists of OTT applications, often interconnected with mobile phones and tablets. When Peter is not in his office, he plays tennis or travels with his family across the countries of former Yugoslavia or the USSR. He has neither computer nor TV set at home.
Absolvent Matematicko-fyzikální fakulty UK obor informatika. Zkušenosti získal zejména v mediálních společnostech CET 21 a Ringier Axel Springer, kde více než 13 let působil na vývojových pozicích online produktů. Robert působí od října 2014 v Českých Radiokomunikacích na pozici Product Development Manager pro oblast médií.
Business Development Manager
Junior Brand Manager
Stefan Schneiders is leading the Sales and Marketing department at Institut für Rundfunktechnik (IRT) since September 2013. He has more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications and media industry. Over the past two decades he has been involved as senior expert in the development of industry innovations such as Mobile TV, Mobile Payment, Information Security and Biometrics.
Prior to his current position, Stefan was responsible for Mobile TV & Video solutions at Nokia Siemens Networks and Business Development for Mobile TV & Advertising at Siemens Networks. Other positions at Siemens included acting as COO for the international consortium PayCircle and supporting the Open Mobile Alliances M-Commerce Working Group as Vice Chairman. He started his management career at Siemens acting as Head of Business Development for Information Security.
Stefan studied Computer Science at the University of the German Army (Bundeswehr) in Neubiberg near Munich.
General Manager Sales and Marketing
In the Omnicom group digital department, he deals with online advertising across all systems. From classic PPC advertising to social network advertising to Real Time Bidding. Since January 2015, he has been working as Head of Accuen with focus on RTB campaigns and development of programmatic buying.
Head of Accuen
Head of Sales SentiOne CEE. Serial prelegent at InternetBeta and Social Media Thursday Conferences. Currently responsbile for development of SentiOne in Central Eastern Europe. He`s working with biggest media houses , agencies and clients like Mindshare, Newcast, P&G, Nestle, Reckit Benkinser, Microsoft and more. Previous experience gained in Funmedia, where he was responsible for development of relations with strategic partners like Intel, Orange(France Telecom), Dell. Graduate of a prestige Warsaw School of Economics, strategic management specialization.
Head of Sales CEE
Filip Ševčík vystudoval strojírenský obor a informatiku. Telekomunikacím a IT se profesionálně věnuje více než deset let, během kterých pracoval v českých i mezinárodních firmách na manažerských pozicích. Od roku 2008 pracoval ve společnosti T-Systems Czech Republic a.s., od roku 2013 ve společnosti T-Mobile Czech Republic a.s.
Senior Head of Competence Centre
Marek Vítek has been active in the media since 1991. He started his career as reporter of Reflex and Český Deník magazines. From 1994 -1998, he worked as journalist at TV Nova. Then he passed to the Czech Television where he became head of the department of news report journalism. In 1999, he created the prestigious news program called Facts that gained three international TV awards under his leadership. Marek gained several prestigious awards, for example the Quail Award of the Czech Literature Fund, the NOVARTIS Award for investigative journalism at John Hopkins University in Washingtonu and the UNICEF / AMADE award at the Monte Carlo TV 2001 Festival. In 2005, he gained the Crystal Heart at the Documentary Festival in Poděbrady, as well as the Rassenga Cinematografica Internazionale Eserciti e Popoli Award for the Czech Mission Project. Marek Vítek is holder of the Gold Lime Order awarded by the Minister of Defence of the Czech Republic.
Lukáš Záhoř is chief producer of internet TV Stream.cz since 2011. Followed by previous work in the role of chief editor of editorial department for user´s videos. In the years 2003 - 2007 he directed the Film School in Zlín. After that he pushed and produced series of Krysáci, including the book as well. Today Lukáš is dedicated to the search, development and production of new programs suitable for internet audience just to Stream.cz.
Chief producer of internet TV Stream.cz