7 episodes

WIG TALKS is your window into the media technology world. Christy King hosts with two of WIG’s founders Nick Pearce and Steve Sharman, as well as industry experts, to bring you clear conversations about our rapidly evolving field, insightful discussions about industry news, and useful answers to your questions. The media technology industry was already changing at an incredible rate before COVID hit, and now those changes are exponential. Join us for fun and informative conversations. As we like to say, here is your chance to "listen, learn and build."

WIG TALKS: Brilliant or Bust-The Media Technology Podcast wigtalks

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WIG TALKS is your window into the media technology world. Christy King hosts with two of WIG’s founders Nick Pearce and Steve Sharman, as well as industry experts, to bring you clear conversations about our rapidly evolving field, insightful discussions about industry news, and useful answers to your questions. The media technology industry was already changing at an incredible rate before COVID hit, and now those changes are exponential. Join us for fun and informative conversations. As we like to say, here is your chance to "listen, learn and build."

    2021 Media Industry Predictions Part 2

    2021 Media Industry Predictions Part 2

    In part 2 of our "predictions" episode, six media technology veterans attempt to see the future and explain what they think will happen in the media industry in 2021.  In this episode, we get to hear the predictions of Eric Bolten of Zixi, Ben Davenport of Vidispine, and Nick Pearce of Object Matrix with comments from Steve Sharman of Hackthorne Innovation, Sinead Greenaway of UKTV, Michael Davies of Fox Sports, as they each explain their differing points-of-view on the changes coming to the media industry in 2021. 

    • 39 min
    2021 Media Industry Predictions Part 1

    2021 Media Industry Predictions Part 1

    After the most un-predictable year ever, six media technology veterans attempt to predict what will happen in our industry in 2021. Episode 3 is presented in 2 parts. Part 1 features Christy King as host to Nick Pearce of Object Matrix, Steve Sharman of Hackthorne Innovation, Sinead Greenaway of UKTV, Michael Davies of Fox Sports, Ben Davenport of Vidispine, and Eric Bolten of Zixi, as they explain their differing points-of-view on the changes coming to the media industry in 2021. 

    • 44 min
    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 2 - Who is Responsible?

    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 2 - Who is Responsible?

    In episode two, six media technology experts weigh in with their opinions on the growing concern of "deep fakes." Who is responsible for the consequences of new technology?

    • 3 min
    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 1 - Trade Shows

    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 1 - Trade Shows

    In episode one, six media technology veterans weigh in with their opinions on compelling statements made during the latest Devoncroft Partners podcast. Listen to a short clip of guests weighing in on whether COVID will crush the big booth trade show industry.

    • 1 min
    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 1 - Media Industry Health

    Excerpt from WIG TALKS Episode 1 - Media Industry Health

    In episode one, six media technology veterans weigh in with their opinions on compelling statements made during the latest Devoncroft Partners podcast. Here is a quick clip of the group explaining why they don't think COVID-19 will be the ruination of the media industry as we know it. 

    • 2 min
    What is a Deep Fake and What Do We Do About It?

    What is a Deep Fake and What Do We Do About It?

    In episode two, six media technology experts weigh in with their opinions on the growing concern of "deep fakes." In a world where the technology to create video and audio has become mass-market commodities, no longer the sole domain of a niche group of craft specialists, there is much to discuss. What exactly is a "deep fake?" What can be done to address ethics issues? Are standards or regulations the answer? Christy King hosts Nick Pearce of Object Matrix, Steve Sharman of Hackthorne Innovation, Steve Forde of Adobe, Richard Welsh of Sundog, and Ben Davenport of Vidispine, as they explain their differing points-of-view on media technologies, ethical responsibility, and future concerns. 

    • 55 min

Customer Reviews

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2 Ratings

Nickpt07 ,

Well done Christy and here is to the first of many!

Giving yourself 5 stars.. bit sad but its actually 5 stars for Christy for producing such a great podcast and the guests whose contributions were simply brilliant.

habbles111 ,

Insightful

Hear the other view of the media industry.

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