Digiday Moguls is an exclusive, C-level-only gathering connected to the Digiday Publishing Summit that brings together 50 top decision-makers in media, marketing and technology for two days of intimate discussion.

This exclusive gathering of the industry's most influential figures will tackle the biggest issues facing the media industry through a series of intimate working group discussions. Each working group will assemble proposed actions to move the industry forward on their assigned topic. Along the way, Moguls will offer ample networking opportunities with peers away from the day-to-day routine.

Digiday Moguls is invitation-only. Apply below to see if you qualify for a pass.

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Moguls

  • Rich Antoniello
    FOUNDER & CEO
    COMPLEX MEDIA
  • Rafael Bracho
    CEO
    IMAGEN DIGITAL
  • Christa Carone
    PRESIDENT
    GROUP NINE MEDIA
  • Juan Convers
    SVP, DIGITAL CONTENT & EDITORIAL OPERATIONS
    UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS
  • JD Crowley
    CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER
    ENTERCOM
  • Luke Edson
    CRO
    Future
  • Henry Embleton
    HEAD OF AD PRODUCTS & REVENUE
    ELLATION
  • Jimmy Finkelstein
    CEO
    THE HILL
  • Sean Giancola
    CHIEF REVENUE OFFICER
    NY POST
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  • Annie Granatstein
    HEAD OF WP BRANDSTUDIO
    THE WASHINGTON POST
  • Daniel Hallac
    CHIEF PRODUCT OFFICER
    NEW YORK MEDIA
  • Sean Holzman
    Chief Digital Revenue Officer
    Bonnier
  • Reza Izad
    CO-FOUNDER & CEO
    STUDIO71
  • Angus Macauley
    CRO
    STAT NEWS
  • Nish Patel
    FOUNDER
    CLUTCH POINTS
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  • Stan Pavlovsky
    PRESIDENT OF DIGITAL
    MEREDITH NATIONAL MEDIA GROUP
  • Chris Puckett
    PRESIDENT
    UNILAD
  • Fred Santarpia
    CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER
    CONDÉ NAST
  • Claudius Senst
    HEAD OF CONSUMER SUBSCRIPTIONS
    BI
  • Emily Smith
    SVP AND GM, MEDIA
    ROCKYOU
  • Remy Stern
    CHIEF DIGITAL OFFICER
    NYPOST
  • Neil Vogel
    CEO
    DOTDASH
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  • Michael Wertheim
    COO
    FATHERLY
  • Grant Whitmore
    GM
    TRONC
  • Avi Zimak
    CRO
    NEW YORK MEDIA
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Agenda

Sunday, September 23

  • 1:30 p.m.
    Registration Opens
    Ballroom Foyer
  • 2:00 p.m.
    Welcome & Moguls Town Hall
    Plaza Ballroom

    Introductions & What's Your Challenge

    From diversifying ad revenue to making authentic connections with readers, publishers are constantly facing new and more complicated challenges. The “What’s Your Challenge” session will open the conversation to hear what challenges people are facing in the industry today.

     

    • Brian Morrissey

      EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

      DIGIDAY

  • 3:00 p.m.
    The Big Challenges Facing Media
    Plaza Ballroom

    Join Digiday president Brian Morrissey as he walks through the current state of the publishing industry.

    • Brian Morrissey

      EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

      DIGIDAY

  • 3:30 p.m.
    Networking Break
    Ballroom Foyer
  • 3:45 p.m.
    Digiday+ Research Session
    Plaza Ballroom

    A deep look into the data that Digiday+ has collected and analyzed. What are the implications for the future of publishing?

  • 4:00 p.m.
    Working Group Introductions
    Plaza Ballroom

    All participants will be able to choose two of three working group topics to participate in.

    Consumer Revenue

    Video

    Programmatic Media

    • Henry Embleton

      HEAD OF AD PRODUCTS & REVENUE

      ELLATION

    • Stan Pavlovsky

      PRESIDENT OF DIGITAL

      MEREDITH NATIONAL MEDIA GROUP

  • 4:05 p.m.
    Working Group Session 1
    Plaza Ballroom, Patio

    Choose the first working group topic you would like to participate in.

  • 5:00 p.m.
    Networking Break
    Ballroom Foyer
  • 5:15 p.m.
    Working Group Session 2
    Plaza Ballroom, Patio

    Choose the second working group topic you would like to participate in.

  • 6:15 p.m.
    Wheel of Truth
    Plaza Ballroom

    The Digiday Wheel of Truth is coming to Moguls. Panelists will join Editor-in-Chief Brian Morrissey to discuss some of the hot topics in publishing -- from operations to revenue streams, hear the honest opinions from the leaders in media.

    • Christa Carone

      PRESIDENT

      GROUP NINE MEDIA

    • Juan Convers

      SVP, DIGITAL CONTENT & EDITORIAL OPERATIONS

      UNIVISION COMMUNICATIONS

    • Claudius Senst

      HEAD OF CONSUMER SUBSCRIPTIONS

      BI

  • 7:00 p.m.
    Welcome Reception and Dinner
    Courtyard

    Continue networking with casual cocktails and dinner overlooking the beach.

Monday, September 24

  • 9:00 a.m.
    Big Ideas Breakfast
    Plaza Ballroom

    Join us for the Big Ideas Breakfast where publishing leaders will have the opportunity to discuss their big ideas for the future of media companies. Digiday reporters and working group leaders will be at each table to guide the discussion.

  • 9:45 a.m.
    How I Did It Sessions Introduction
    Plaza Ballroom

    The best way to learn is from each other. During these four 15-minute sessions you will hear from fellow attendees on how they approached different challenges and tackled them successfully. From cutting down your ad-tech stack to refiguring your ad revenue model to how to make video profitably, this is your chance to learn from each other.

    • Brian Morrissey

      EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

      DIGIDAY

  • 9:50 a.m.
    How To: Build Franchises
    Plaza Ballroom

    Join Rich Antoniello as he explains how he grew Complex Magazine to the empire it is today.

    • Rich Antoniello

      FOUNDER & CEO

      COMPLEX MEDIA

  • 10:05 a.m.
    How To: Make Commerce Work
    Plaza Ballroom

    Commerce a bit confusing? Don't know where to branch out? Neil Vogel walks us through all of the proper steps to make commerce work for you.

    • Neil Vogel

      CEO

      DOTDASH

  • 10:20 a.m.
    How To: Gain Revenue Beyond Ads
    Plaza Ballroom

    Subscriptions, memberships, e-commerce, oh my. Avi Zimak will break these revenue streams down and explain what options lay beyond advertisements.

    • Avi Zimak

      CRO

      NEW YORK MEDIA

  • 10:35 a.m.
    Working Group Session 3
    Plaza Ballroom, Patio

    This is the last chance to tie everything together from the previous days' conversations.

  • 11:15 p.m.
    Working Group Presentations
    Plaza Ballroom

    This is it -- working group leaders will present their group's findings after a day of discussion and deliberation.

    • Henry Embleton

      HEAD OF AD PRODUCTS & REVENUE

      ELLATION

    • Stan Pavlovsky

      PRESIDENT OF DIGITAL

      MEREDITH NATIONAL MEDIA GROUP

  • 11:30 p.m.
    Closing Remarks
    Plaza Ballroom
    • Brian Morrissey

      EDITOR-IN-CHIEF

      DIGIDAY

  • 11:45 p.m.
    Lunch
    Plaza Ballroom

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The Ritz-Carlton Key Biscayne, Miami
455 Grand Bay Drive
Key Biscayne, Florida 33149

Digiday has negotiated a special room rate of $229 per night, plus tax. Instructions to take advantage of the discounted Digiday Moguls rate will be provided with your event registration confirmation email. The cut-off date is August 22, after which prevailing rates apply.

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