Former International speakers

Former International speakers

At Copenhagen TV Festival we aim to invite the leading and most inspiring Tv- and media people from around the world. Here you can take a look at some of the international speakers we have previously presented.

2018

Bruce Miller, Creator/Showrunner/Executive Producer, "The Handmaids Tale"

Rebecca Corbett, Assitant managing editor, The New York Times

Elisabeth Bumiller, Washington bureau chief, New York TimesWashington bureau chief, The New York Times

Justin Scroogie, The Format Doctor, CCO & Partner: The Format People

Richard Alan Reid, Executive Creative Director, International 

Eric Pankowski, Show Creator, Executive ProducerYusuf Omar, Mobile journalist

Fiona Campbell, BBC Controller, Mobile and online

Max Amourdeluso, Lead Evangelist for Amazon Alexa

Keri Brown, Managing Director, K7 Media

Christian Baesler, President, Complex Networks

Otto Bell, Chief Creative Officer, Courageous

Kelly Loudenburg, Filmmaker & artistBen Zand, Journalist and filmmaker, BBC3 

Ellie Flynn, Investigative journalist and presenter

Marie Nilsson, CEO, Mediavision Pierre Bourdin-Sauviac, Lead Content at Dare.Win

Richard McKerrow, Creative director

Jairus McLeary, Director, The Work

Hyppe Salmi, Executive producer, Finnish Broadcasting Company Yle

Amy Elisabeth Hill, Digital Producer, ITV

Ayal Levin, Strategic Design Director, Designit

Céline Bertrand, Int. Research Manager, EurodataTV Worldwide

Jessica Laloum, International Sales Manager, Eurodata TV Worldwide

Maya Götz, Head of International Central Institute for Youth and Educational Television

Jeroen Koopman, Founder and creative producer, NewBe

Karen Smith, Managing Director, Tuesdays Child

Linda Green, Director, Leading Creative Talent

2017

David Shing, Digital Prophet, AOL, US

Jane Campion, Director, producer and screenwriter, "Top of the Lake", AUS

Richard Price, screenwriter and novelist, "The Night of", US

Jennifer Flanz, Executive Producer, The Daily Show, US

Brian Pearson, Director International Originals, Netflix, US

Paul Bell, Co-founder of Dog & Duck, "Amy" and "Senna", UK

Mark Joseph, Managing Director, Europe, Awesomenesstv, US

Matt Hoklotubbe, Director of Development, New Form, US

Jeff Jarvis, Professor and journalist, US

Laurie Hutzler, Story- and characterconsultant, US

Lowell Bergman, Director, The Investigative Reporting Program, US

Feras Fayyad, Filmmaker, Director and writer "Last Men in Aleppo", SYRIA

Gary Carter, Non-Executive Director, KLOK, UK

Jan Scherman, Senior advisor & reporter, Storyfire, SWE

John Ferriter, CEO, The Alternative, US

Justin Scroggie, The Format Doctor, CCO & Partner The Format People, UK

Max Gogarty, Executive Editor, BBC Three, UK

Mike Beale, Managing Director Nordics & Global Creative Network, ITV, UK

Nicholas Walters, CEO, Hopster, UK

Paul Blake, Creative and Managing Director, Maroon Productions Ltd, "Gangland", UK

Simon Mirren, Executive Producer and screenwriter, US

Andy Cadman, Executive Producer, ITV, UK

Ellen Lyse Einarsen, Vice President of Interactivity, The Future Group, SWE

Eduard Chizhikov, Senior producer of RT’s 360-degree development team, RUS

Gregory Beitchman, Vice President, Content Sales and Partnerships, CNN International, US

Jessica Lauretti, Head of RYOT Studio, Oaths Global, US

Mags Gavan, Documentarist, NL

2016

Moira Demos & Laura Ricciardi, Documentarists, "Making a murderer", US

Sarah Treem, Creator & writer, "The Affair", US

Warren Littlefield, Executive Producer, "Fargo", US

Daniel Zelman, Creator & Executive Producer, "Bloodline", US

Jay Carson, Political consultant, "House of Cards", US

Josh Lieb, Producer, "The tonight show starring Jimmy Fallon", US

Kahane Cooperman, Executive producer, "The New Yorker presents", US

Anna Perowne, Series Producer, BBCs childchannel "CBeebies", UK

Ben Frow, Director of programmes, Channel 5, UK

Clare Thompson, Non-Executive Director, "K7 Media", UK

Dajo Brinkman, Cinematographer, Freelance

Jes Wilkens, Chief creative officer, "Firecracker", UK

Liam Humphreys, Head of Factual Entertainment, Channel 4

Mickey Meyer, Digital Media Producer & Co-founder, "JASH", US

Robert Thirkell, Consultant, UK

Rufus Gifford, Ambassador, US

Willeke Tersteeg, Online coordinator, "De Monitor", NL

 

2015

Howard Gordon, Developer, "Homeland", US

Marc Smerling, Executive Producer, "The Jinx", US

Zac Stuart-Pontier, Producer, "The Jinx", US

Ben Hall, MD, Chalkboard TV, UK

Chad Mumm, Creative director, VOX Media, US

Christopher C. Rodgers, Creator, "Halt And Catch Fire", US

Christopher Cantwell, Creator, "Halt And Catch Fire", US

David Jordan, BBC director, Editorial Policy and Standards, UK

Elizabeth Plank, Senior editor, Mic.com, US

Hanna Polak, Documentary Film Maker, Poland

Harry Lansdown, Programme director, Renegade Pictures, UK

Katja Blichfeld and Ben Sinclair, Creators, "High Maintenance", US

Keri Lewis Brown, CEO, K7 Media, UK

Lyse Doucet, Chief international correspondent, BBC, UK

Magnus Temple, Co-founder, Garden Productions, UK

Phil Craig, Chief Creative Officer, Discovery Networks International, UK

Salah Negm, Director of News, Al Jazeera English, Qatar

Torry Pedersen, CEO, VGTV, Norway

 

2014

Nic Pizzolatto, Creator, True Detective, US

Allison Wallach, Agent, United Talent Agency, US

Ben McOwen Wilson, Director, Content Partnerships NACE, YouTube, UK

Charlie Hanson, Producer/ director and CEO, Tantrum Films, UK

Christian Beetz, executive producer/ director and CEO, Gebrueder Beetz Filmproduction, Germany

Dimitri Doganis, Head of Raw, UK

Drake Martinet, Head of Platform, VICE, US

Emma Cooper, Commissioning editor, Channel 4, UK

Gerard Ryle, CEO, International Consortium of Investigative Journalists, Ireland/ Australia

John Inge Johansen, Multimediajournalist, Norway

John P. Roberts, Former EVP Digital Strategy and Branding, Endemol, US

Joshua Oppenheimer, Documentarist, US

Linda Green, Leader, BBC's Creative Leadership Programme, UK

Luci Burnley, Senior VP, Small World IFT, UK

Marc Scarpa, Executive producer, US

Peter Nadermann,Executive Producer, The Team, Germany

Phil Alvidrez, Executive in charge of production,RightThisMinute, US

Richard McKerrow, creative director, Love Productions, UK

Romy Kraus, Creative director, Entertainment Master Class, Germany

Steve Hermann, Head of BBc News Online, UK

Theo Luke, Head, Twitter Amplify, UKTone Kunst, Editor, NRK Nordland, Norway

 

2013

Gary Carter, Chairman Northern Europe, Shine Group, UK

Meredith Bennett, co-executive producer, The Colbert Report, US

Opus Moreschi, Head writer, The Colbert Report, US

Claudia Weinstein, Story Editor, 60 Minutes, US

Jock Millgårdh, ELK Entertainment, Sweden

Mattias Olsson, ELK Entertainm-ent, Sweden

Benjamin Davis, Senior Vice President, Scripted Programming, AMC, US

Avi Nir, CEO, Keshet Media Group, IsraelScott Dikkers, VP of Creative Development, The Onion, US

Howard Lee, Executive Vice President, TLC, US

Keri Lewis Brown, Managing director, K7 Media, UK

Justin Gayner, Creative director, Channelflip, UK

Nick Murray, Cordell Jigsaw Zapruder, Australia

Linda Green, Leader, BBC's Creative Leadership Programme, UK

Shed Simove, Comedian, Entrepreneur, Author and Corporate speaker, UK

Hazel Marshall, Story Consultant, BBC Academy,UK

Larry Bass, Screentime ShinAwiL, Ireland

Daniel Ravner, Armoza Formats, IsraelNick Broomfield, UK

Richard McKerrow, creative director, Love Productions, UK

 

2012

Jeff Jenkins, Executive producer of "Keeping Up With The Kardashians", "Mrs Eastwood & Company" and several spin-off-series, US

Alan Poul, Executive producer and partly director of HBO's "The Newsroom" and previously "Six Feet Under", US

David Levine, VP of Original Programming, HBO, US

Steven Moffat, Mark Gatiss and Sue Vertue, Creators, writers and producer of "Sherlock", UK

Annie Price, director, showrunner and producer of "Real Life: The Musical" for OWN, US

The Pitch Doctor Paul Boross, UKRichard McKerrow, creative director, Love Productions, UK

Tim Samuels, Documentarist, FreshOne Productions, UK

Allison Wallach, Agent, United Talent Agency, US

James Kirkham, Managing Partner, Holler, UK

Melinda Jason, Agent and producer, Conspiracy, US

Jaap Hilbink, Technical chief, RTV Oost, The Netherlands

Helen Cooper, Head of Research, K7 Media, UK

Sara Ramsden, Commissioning editor, Channel 4

 

2011

Ed Stafford, Explorer, UK

Thom Beers, Executive Producer and Chief Executive Officer at Original Productions, US

Keri Lewis Brown, Managing Director of K7 MEDIA, UK

Alex Connock, Co-founder of Ten Alps, UK

Magnus Temple, Documentarist and Partner of The Garden Productions, UK

Kim Moses, Executive Producer and Principal at Sander/Moses Production, US

Ian Sander, Executive Producer and Principal at Sander/Moses Production, US

Maarten Meijs: Managing Director of Talpa Distribution, NL

Tim Gibbons: Executive Producer, Curb Your Enthusiasm, US

Jon Smith: Creative Director, The Garden, UK

Claire Heys, Director of Commercial Partnerships at Tiger Aspect, UK

Richard McKerrow, Creative Director at Love Productions, UK

 

2010

Danny Cohen: Controller, BBC1, UKGary Carter: Chief Operating Officer, Fremantle Media, US

David Madden: Executive Vice President, Fox Television Studios, US

Melinda Jason: Executive Producer, Conspiracy, US

Pancho Mansfield: Senior Vice President, Programming, Fox Television Studios, US

So Fujinuma: Producer, Variety Production Center, Fuji Television, JP

Fredrik Skavlan: Journalist and TV host, NOR

Keri Lewis Brown: CEO, K7Media, UK

Claire O'Connor: Director, Discovery Networks, EMEA Insights & Innovation

Felix Wesseler: Business Development Manager, Filmpool, GER

Martin Domke: Producer, Cases of Doubt, GER

Yvonne Ridley: Author & Host, Press TV, UK

 

2009

Louis Theroux: BBC Broadcaster, Documentary Director & Producer, UK

David Javerbaum: Executiv Producer of ”The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”, US

Brigitte Nielsen: Actress & Television Personality, DK/US

Adam DiVello: Creator of ”The City” & ”The Hills”, US

Nina Davenport: Independent Documentary Director & Producer - US

Jeffrey Cole: Director of ”Center for the Digital Future” - US

Keri Lewis Brown: Managing Director of K7 Media - UK

Masato Ochi: Format developer, TV Writer & Producer, Japan

Richard McKerrow: Creative Director, Love Production, UK

Paul Jackson: CEO Eyeworks, UK