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Monday, January 27

8:30 AM Discovery Delegates' Lounge (open 8:00am-6:00pm) Continental Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am
Coffee + Commissioners
9:35 AM Opening Remarks
9:45 AM Keynote: Jeff Zucker, CNN Worldwide in Conversation with Brian Stelter
10:45 AM Networking Coffee Break
11:00 AM 30 MINS WITH: David Royle, Smithsonian Networks 30 MINS WITH: Brad Abramson, VH1
30 MINS WITH: Ross Babbit, Travel Channel Producing Off the Grid Making Waves With Live
Meet a Mentor: Arthur Smith, A. Smith & Co. Productions
11:45 AM 30 MINS WITH: Rita Mullin, OWN 30 MINS WITH: David Eilenberg, TBS and TNT
30 MINS WITH: Lizzie Kerner, CNN Worldwide Meet a Mentor: Abby Greensfelder, Half Yard Productions
12:15 PM Where Have All the Indies Gone? The Digital Report Card
Speed Pitching Two
12:30 PM 30 MINS WITH: Eliot Goldberg, AMC 30 MINS WITH: Kurt Tondorf, Animal Planet
30 MINS WITH: Elliot Jacobson, RLTV 30 MINS WITH: Jane Latman, Investigation Discovery
1:15 PM LUNCH Luncheon Roundtables
2:30 PM 30 MINS WITH: Nicole DeFusco, Sundance Channel 30 MINS WITH: Mary Donahue, Lifetime
30 MINS WITH: Heather Olander, USA Networks 30 MINS WITH Didi O'Hearn, WE tv Shop Talk
Casting Call Speed Pitching Three
3:15 PM 30 MINS WITH: Sarah Davies, Discovery Networks International 30 MINS WITH: Sara Helman, Destination America
30 MINS WITH: Marissa Ronca, truTV 30 MINS WITH: Brie Miranda Bryant, Oxygen Media
3:30 PM Networking Coffee Break
3:45 PM Climate Change? The State of the Natural History Nation In Conversation With... Scripps Networks Interactive
4:00 PM 30 MINS WITH: Amy Savitsky, TLC 30 MINS WITH: Russ McCarrol, History
30 MINS WITH: Joe Livecchi, CMT 30 MINS WITH: Brad Holcman, A&E
4:45 PM 30 MINS WITH: Matt Hanna, Esquire Network 30 MINS WITH: Brian Lavin, Science Channel
30 MINS WITH: Robyn Lattaker-Johnson, Syfy Network 30 MINS WITH Lara Spotts, Bravo
5:00 PM H2 Development Lab AMERICA 101
6:00 PM A+E Networks Official Opening Night Party (International Terrace)

Tuesday, January 28

8:30 AM Discovery Delegates' Lounge (open 8:00am-6:00pm) Continental Breakfast 8:00am-10:00am
Coffee + Commissioners
9:30 AM Opening Remarks
9:45 AM View from the Top
10:45 AM Networking Coffee Break
11:00 AM 30 MINS WITH: Belisa Balaban, Pivot 30 MINS WITH: Jen Quainton, Food Network/Cooking Channel
30 MINS WITH: Scott Hooker, MSNBC Making Sense of Marketing Format Focus
Speed Pitching Four Meet a Mentor: Michael Davies, Embassy Row
11:45 AM 30 MINS WITH: Justin Rosenblatt, The CW 30 MINS WITH: Janet Han Vissering, Nat Geo WILD
30 MINS WITH: Ross Babbit, Travel Channel Meet a Mentor: Scott and Deirdre Gurney, Gurney Productions
12:15 PM Risk-takers and Trouble-makers Reeling in the Eyeballs
12:30 PM 30 MINS WITH: Hamish Mykura, National Geographic Channel International 30 MINS WITH: Paul Adler, TVGN
30 MINS WITH: Tiffany Williams, MTV 30 MINS WITH: Endyia Kinney-Sterns, OWN
1:15 PM LUNCH Luncheon Roundtables
2:30 PM 30 MINS WITH: Brandon Riegg, NBC and Universal Television 30 MINS WITH: Donald Thoms, PBS
30 MINS WITH: Steven Lerner, Great American Country Heirs Apparent Slot Machines: Masters of Scheduling
Meet a Mentor: Thom Beers, Fremantle Media North America
3:15 PM 30 MINS WITH: Noah Pollack, E! 30 MINS WITH: Justin Lacob, Spike TV
30 MINS WITH: Judy Levenson, American Heroes Channel
3:30 PM Networking Coffee Break
3:45 PM The Millennial Mind The Best of Times, The Worst of Times?
4:00 PM 30 MINS WITH: Charlie Jordan Brookins, BET Networks 30 MINS WITH: Sarah Thornton, Discovery Networks International
30 MINS WITH: Gena McCarthy, FYI
5:00 PM So You Think You Can Pitch?
6:00 PM Discovery Happy Hour
7:00 PM Audio Network Music Bash (International Terrace)