Chinese conference sets keynotes

Namer, Pompadur to speak in Hangzhou

HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou.

They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government agency that reps more than 1,900 TV stations and hundreds of radio stations, and the State Assn. of Radio, Film and Television.

About 2,000 media execs are expected to attend.

Namer, who also founded Comspan Communications, a producer of live entertainment events in the former Soviet Union, now heads North American operations for Eurocinema, a North American channel dedicated to foreign films.

Prior to joining News Corp. in 1998 Pompadur was prexy of RP Media Management.

More Biz

  • Staff members of online news publisher

    'Young Turks' Reporter Sues HuffPost Over Sexual Assault Report

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

  • Russell Simmons

    Russell Simmons Accused of Sexual Misconduct By Eight Women

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

  • Disney-Fox Deal: Uncertainty, Anxiety Heighten as

    Disney-Fox: Shock, Fear and Uncertainty Heighten in Face of Impending Mega Deal

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

  • Ryan Wiik photographed at his home

    Norwegian Cowboy Actor Settles Lawsuit Against Ex-Lover

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

  • Obit Obituary Placeholder

    Entertainment Attorney Arnold Burk Dies at 85

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

  • WME

    Marcus Levy, Amy Lynch and Andrew Russell Join WME's Comedy Touring Department

    HONG KONG — Larry Namer, co-founder of E! Entertainment, and I. Martin Pompadur, chairman of News Corp. Europe, are to give keynote addresses to major Chinese broadcasters later this month in Hangzhou. They will speak at First Intl. Media and Technology Conference (Oct. 22-25), a confab organized by China Radio and Television Assn., a government […]

More From Our Brands

Access exclusive content