The PADEM Groups Founder, Allan McLennan speaks extensively worldwide on the growth of Interactive Digital media, AdvancedTV, ConnectedTV, Media ecology and economics,Video Distribution platforms, IPTV, iTV, MobileTV, Mobile Cross-platform, Mobile VIdeo Consumption, Advanced Advertising and Data Analytics, Cloud Effectiveness,  Media Psychology, Behavioral Economics,  McLennan contributes to company’s sales meetings and industry events worldwide either as a keynote, moderator or panel participant. Over 70 summits and conferences over the last six years.

Global Video Interviews:

  • Speaking Engagements & Events

    • 2020 – Covid
    • Advanced Forum – Streaming Media Executive Series: Open Forum UK/NL/US, December 3rd, 2020
    • Streaming Media West:  “Building an OTT Service People Want,” September 30, 2020
    • SES Global Corporate Executive Event: Interviewer of VP/Video -> “How cloud reduces the time to launch TV channels” September 17th, 2020 
    • IET Global Webinar – Producer/Moderator – Production Growth through Remote Editing, July 29th, 2020
  • 2019

    • Video Exchange Worldwide Streaming Summit, London, UKChairman, December 3rd & 4th 2019
    • OTT Leadership Summit, Chairman – Streaming Media West, Los Angeles, CA – November 19th/20th, 2019
    • IBC – Innovation & Catalyst Series, Amsterdam, NL,  Moderator – five sessions; September, 13th, 14th & 15th , 2019
    • Flash Memory Summit, Santa Clara, CA – Chairman, Volumetric Keynotes; August 7th, 2019
    • NorthernWaves, Oslo, Norway – Chairman, May 23rd, 2019
    • Pay-TV Summit, OTT Chairman, Denver, CO May 14th & 15th, 2019
    • Video Exchange ChairmanBangkok, Thailand, May 7th & 8th, 2019
    • NAB – Codec/CDN in Streaming Video moderator, Las Vegas, NV April 9th, 2019
    • NAB – Maximizing Benefits of ATSC3 / Next Gen TV in 2019 and beyond, Panelist, Innovation Stage, April 9th, 2019
  • 2018

    • OTT TV World Summit – Chairman, London UK, November 25th – 26th, 2019
    • Storage Visions – Silicon Valley, Exploring How New Architecture Can Help SSD’s Audience engagement, October 22nd, 2019
    • San Francisco Giants – Major League Baseball Technology Day, San Francisco September 26th, 2019 – Growth of the low-to-no latency network – edge CD’s critical!
    • IBC – Scientific Papers with BBC Labs – Ethics in Electronic Media and Intelligence in AI Storytelling, Amsterdam, NL, September 2019
    • SMPTE ETA/Google, Piracy and a Cultural way Forward, SMPTE Planning Committee, June 13th/14th 2018, Google Mountain View, CA
    • FierceCable – Pay-TV, Denver – Advisory Board/Moderator, May 15/16th, 2018
    • TV Connect/London Olympia, Conference Chairman, May 8th, 9th & 10, 2018, Olympia, London UK
    • TV Connect/BroadcastAsia/Bangkok, Chairman, April 24th/25th, 2018
    • NAB/Las Vegas, Pay-TV Keynote Fireside Chat, AI/IP Intelligent Network Management/Targeted Advertising, Moderator, April 10th, 2018
    • VidCon – Amsterdam March 22, 2018, Cyber currency through data in the Media world – Chair
    • Cable Congress/Dublin, Planetary Keynote Panel, March 6th, 2018
  • 2017

    • SMPTE Connected IP Entertainment Summit, MSFT, May 8-9, 2017, Mountain View, CA – Planning committee, panelist and keynote introduction
    • TVConnect, London/ExCel, March 28-3o, 2017, Chairman of Summit – The Real Direction of TV
  • 2016

    • OTT TV World Summit, Chairman, OTT Platform Acceleration & Data, November 8-10, 2016, London, UK
    • AR/VR WTS Smart Tech Summit, Oct. 4-5, 2016, Wearable vs AR/VR – Accelerating Players Abilities, Santa Clara, CA
    • IBC Indusrty Overview, OTT Platform, September 10, 2016 Amsterdam, NL
    • TV Connect Summit – London, UK, April 26 – 28th 2016, Summit Chairman Day 1
    • OTT World, London, Nov, 9-12, 2015, Summit Chair – “OTT business offerings, cloud management and hardware/device advancement”
    • Stanford/SMPTE, Stanford, California – “Real revenue opportunities through OTT”
    • LTE Dubai, 5/12/15 – “Reaching new audiences in their own back yard – navigation/identification”
    • TVConnect, London/UK, 4/26/15, “New data and rights licensing. What’s really needed worldwide
    • NAB – 2015, Las Vegas – Scientific paper on consolidated video platform advancement
    • EU Cable Congress, Brussels, Belgium, 3/11/15 – OTT prepping – ingesting, transcoding and delivery for broad consumption
    • CES – 2015, Data and new revenue models
    • IBC Chair of Scientific Papers – Network Distribution – IBC/Amsterdam – September 12th, 2014 – Global Distribution Network Innovation review and discussion
    • SMPTE – STANFORD – June 18th, 2014 – Entertainment Technology Actual Modeling
    • BroadbandTV Conference, June 4th, 2014 – Santa Clara Convention Center
    • NAB – Las Vegas, NV – April 7th – 10th, 2014
    • 4th Annual Cloud Computing & Big Data Summit, April 10-11, 2014 London, UK
    • TV Connect, London, UK – March 18 – 20, 2014
    • CES/2014 Keynote – Cloud Conference, Jan. 8th – Connecting to the Cloud, Telecommunications Industry Drawbacks of Cloud-Delivered Content: Infrastructure & Data Intelligence Challenges
    • Future TV Advertising, December 3/4, 2013 London, England – Analyst Coverage
    • BIG DATA – IET (Institute of Engineering & Technology), London, England, December 5th, 2013: The Global Perspective from the US – Invited speaker
    • BroadbandTV Con, Los Angeles, CA, USA – November 5th/6th. Moderating panel: Audience Development, Programming and Distribution Strategies in the BroadbandTV Era.
    • Cloud Computing West, Las Vegas,  Oct. 27 – 29th, 2013, DCIA/Cloud Computing Association: Delivering Media from the Cloud and Analyzing Behavior
    • IBC – Amsterdam, September 13 – 17, 2013 – Media Delivery worldwide – Platforms, Devices & Data, September 15, 2013
    • Behavioral Science Summit – Center for Advanced Study in Behavioral Sciences – Stanford University – July 11, 2013
    • SMPTE/2013 – Society of Motion Pictures and Television Engineers / Stanford University, “Paying for Content over IP – How is it Changing” 06/18-19/2013​
    • Cloud Computing East – Boston, MA – May 21, 2013 – Growing the Government Visual Asset Economic Model
    • VIzrt Day – Bergen, Norway – 5/6-7, 2013
    • NAB/2013, Why media’s exploding. The real story, 04/2013
    • NETHERLANDS CONSULATE / SF – Intn’l Media Deligation- “Advancing Media Distribution & Analytics; The Future of Media” 03/18/2013
    • MWC – Mobile World Congress/Barcelona, Spain – 02/25/2013
    • HACKFEST.TV / SF – Mentor, 02 / 7-8 / 2013 – New Development  Click here
    • CES/2013, DCIA “Cloud based, Mulit-platform Media Distribution,” 01/2013
    • DCIA/NAB, Washington DC, US Government/Military US, 12/2012, “Advancement cloud based management, security, analytics & distribution of media, entertainment”
    • Broadband World Forum –  Keynote – “Cloud Based Distribution & Realization of Entertainment /Amsterdam.” 9/2012,
    • IBC, “Cloud 101,” Panel development, 9/9/2012
    • TVNext, “SocialTV 2.0: Myth or Reality,” Santa Clara, CA, 10/2012,
    • Streaming Media West/Q4/2012
    • Paris: Ubiq Summer 2012 Digital entertainment Showcase?, June 18 & 19
    • Variety Coverage 2012
    • 2012 Industry analysis – Techpinions – The true media opportunity – Techpinions
    • CES/CEA panel on new television – Are PayTV’s Days Numbered? Global multi-platform success models. 1/07/2010
    • IBC 09, Amsterdam, NL 9/09/09, “Mobile Media – Managing & Delivering The Content”
    • NAPTE 2008, Who’s Going to Win the Digital Living Room, 1-29-08
    • C-Cor Global CEO Summit, Athens Greece, 6/06
    • 2005 MipTV/Milia, Cannes;
    • France IPTV Keynote panel;
    • Digital Hollywood, Santa Monica;
    • Digital Living Room – PVR.

Affiliations

ATAS – Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, National New Media Council
PGA – Producers Guild of America, New Media
NATAS – National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences, New York Council
ITA – Interactive Television Alliance, International Chair
AFI – American Film Institute, EnhancedTV
Cable Labs – Contributor
CSA – California Satellite Association
AFDESI – French Interactive Television and Media Association
CTAM, Cable Television Association of Marketers
CCTA, California Cable Television Association
Worldwide Streaming Media Alliance
G-SAM, Global Association of Asset Management, Terminology Committee
MDG.org, San Francisco, International New Media Association, 1999-2000-past board member
Farallon Foundation – Marine protection, 1989-1999-past board member