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    The Reopening Webinar Series:

    Shaping the new path of U.S. exhibition

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    The 2020 COVID pandemic strongly hacked the worldwide theatrical industry while creating a huge and global demand for streaming services. Hollywood announcements have stated that VOD will have a place alongside physical exhibitions for the foreseeable future.

    The major question on everyone’s lips for 2021 is what impact will this have on exhibitors and movie releases in general and how are audiences going to behave post lockdown.

    Welcome to “The Reopening Webinar Series: shaping the new path of US exhibition”, a fascinating set of panels exclusively focusing on the North American Film and Exhibition industries.

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    USE TODAY’S TECH TO REACH TOMORROW’S MOVIEGOERS

    Where our invited experts:

    • SHOWCASE

      the latest consumption trends from Gen Z to Gen Alpha

    • SHARE

      ways to engage these young audiences with the big cinema screen using interactive, social and mobile gaming.

    • DISCUSS

      how to blend emerging tech with the human touch to drive these new generations out of the house.

    • IDENTIFY

      the benefits of using digital solutions to build empathy driven decisions

    Start your engines, refresh your browsers and transform young moviefans into trusting moviegoers.

    Speakers

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    GREG BALLESTEROS

    / Exhibitor Marketing Manager at Warner Bros. Pictures

    TONYA MANGELS

    TONYA MANGELS

    / Head of Revenue & Marketing at Studio Movie Grill

    JAKE BJORSETH

    JAKE BJORSETH

    / Co Founder and CEO at Trndsttrs

    MIKKEL HAGEDORN

    MIKKEL HAGEDORN

    / Co-founder CinemaTaztic

    Moderators

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    Catherine Downes

    / Co-founder, Usheru

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    Nikolaj Mathies

    / CEO, Gruvi U.S

    Couch Versus Cinema: Friends Or Foes?

    where industry experts:

    • SUMMARIZE

      the latest insights from post-covid markets

    • DISCUSS

      the future of movie distribution through the lens of theatrical exhibition & VOD representatives.

    • REVIEW

      the new metrics required to assess the value of a film & its audiences

    • IDENTIFY

      the new KPI's of success in this rapidly evolving marketplace

    It's time to go deep into what the future of movie exhibition will look like in North America by looking at the road to recovery and hearing the voices that represent this new dawn.

    Speakers

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    Gentry Ferguson

    / Former Director of Strategic Partnerships at AMC Theatres

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    RICH DAUGHTRIDGE

    / CEO of Warehouse Cinemas and a board member of the Independent Cinema Alliance

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    MELISSA BOUDREAU

    / Executive Vice President & CMO of FILMFROG Marketing and on the Board of Women in Exhibition