Richard Kastelein, a Creative Technologist and Canadian Expatriate based in UK and Netherlands is the publisher of www.appmarket.tv and partner at Agora Media Group in London, England. He is a speaker, writer and futurist around TV. and was awarded the 2010 Deloitte Technology, Media & Telcom (TMT) Predictions for Entrepreneurs in Holland for futurist views on Social TV and Media Convergence (Tech Visionary). In 2011 he won a Computerworld Honors Laureate for Innovation honoured for visionary application of IT to promote positive social, economic and educational change and most recently was a finalist for IBC’s ConnectedWorld.TV Personality of the Year 2011 for work at Appmarket.tv. He is also a columnist for The Association of International Broadcasters The Channel Magazine and has spoken on future TV in Rio, Amsterdam, Silicon Valley, Hollywood, Copenhagen, London, NYC, Madrid, Berlin, Sheffield, Cannes… and guest lectured at MIT Media Labs and Hanze University on Social TV. Hook up with Richard on Linkedin.
Tony Hart is an Associate Fellow at Saïd Business School, Oxford and Principal Consultant for Tony Hart Associates where he currently Focuses on building partnerships and collaborations worldwide and building successful B2B relationships with broadcasters, telecoms / cable operators, enterprises and SMBs. He has developed, launched and delivered profitable and innovative telecoms and new media solutions and services around the globe. He was the former Team Director of Oxfordshire Innovation & Growth and marketing director at both Cisco and Intel.
Currently, he is working with early stage media technology companies in the converging market of the internet, TV, social media and gaming, helping them complete their solutions and services, build commercially viable business models, and take them to market.
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