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Gary Newman, David Nevins, ‘The Crown’ Producers Set for Keshet’s Innovative TV Conference

Keshet Media Group has set the initial lineup for the 2018 installment of its Innovative TV Conference.

Fox Television Group Chairman-CEO Gary Newman, Showtime president-CEO David Nevins, HBO programming president Casey Bloys, TBS and TNT president and Turner Entertainment chief creative officer Kevin Reilly, CBS News president David Rhodes, Entertainment One CEO Darren Throop, Hulu CCO Joel Stillerman, The Mark Gordon Company CEO Mark Gordon (“Criminal Minds,” “Designated Survivor,” “Saving Private Ryan,” “Ray Donovan”) and WME TV Head Rick Rosen are among the speakers set to participate. Also on hand will be HBO co-heads of drama programming David Levine and Francesca Orsi; Rai Fiction director Eleonora Andreatta; TF1 France drama head Marie Guillaumond; and “The Crown” executive producers Suzanne Mackie and Andy Harries, and director Benjamin Caron. More guests will be announced in the weeks ahead.

The 2018 Innovative TV Conference will take place March 12-13 in Jerusalem. The conference focuses  international content and media industry from the ancient city of Jerusalem, a startup and tech hub of innovation and creativity, the conference brings together the industry’s foremost thought leaders and rising stars of content, tech and digital to network, inspire and revolutionize. Speakers will once again tackle the most relevant and thought-provoking developments and trends across TV, film, digital and tech.

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