11:00 a.m.-1:45 p.m.
(Hong Kong time)
11:00 a.m.-11:05 a.m. (Hong Kong time)Welcome and introductions
Gain an in-depth understanding of the state of the global news industry, followed by the digital transformation journey of news media houses in the region along with insights on subscriptions strategy. Understand what’s working, what’s not, and what’s next.
Karen Davila, News Anchor, ABS -CBN, Philippines
11:05 a.m.-11:30 a.m. (Hong Kong time)State of the news industry
Earl J. Wilkinson, Executive Director, and CEO, INMA, United States
11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. (Hong Kong time)
Where digital subscriptions go next
Greg Piechota, Module Moderator & Readers First Initiative Lead, INMA, United Kingdom Chia Lun Huang, Digital Transformation Director, CommonWealth Magazine Group, Taiwan Emily Sweet, Head of Engagement, Australian Community Media, Australia
12:30 p.m.-12:40 p.m. (Hong Kong time)A presentation by Google News Initiative
12:40 p.m.-1:05 p.m. (Hong Kong time)Case study: business model sustainability and transformation
Andy Budiman, CEO, KG Media, Indonesia
1:05 p.m.-1:30 p.m. (Hong Kong time)Case study: the road from print to digital
Atty. Rudyard Arbolado, CEO, Philippine Daily Inquirer, Philippines