End users and experts in digital asset management enjoy two days of active dialogue and demonstrations –
NEW YORK, NY (May 27, 2010) — More than 400 delegates convened at the seventh annual DAM NY 2010 conference, held at the Hilton Hotel in New York city on May 20 and 21. The attendee list included a diverse group of end users in digital asset management from a wide variety of industries, and some of the country’s leading suppliers of systems and services, industry analysts, consultants and experts in DAM.
“Once again, the Henry Stewart Digital Asset Management event in New York was a terrific opportunity for us to meet with prospective customers, key partners, and the entire media management community; the combination of both introductory and advanced sessions on managing media as well as industry analysis from top researchers brought a great group of participants together for two days of active dialogue and demonstrations”, said Damian Saccocio, VP Solutions Marketing and Strategy at Open Text Digital Media Group, who was the lead sponsor of DAM NY 2010. “We look forward to future Henry Stewart events around the world.”
Beginning with a keynote session from Tracey Arrowood Shaw, Director of TV Operations, World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), DAM NY 2010 featured more than 50 speakers with practical and industry relevant case studies, panel sessions, detailed briefings and interactive presentations tailored for experienced DAM managers and those new to DAM. Highlights included executive roundtable sessions bringing together industry experts to share their real world experiences on procurement, implementation and integration of DAM systems for:
-Broadcast, Media and Entertainment (Versus, Turner Broadcasting, A&E Television Networks, Discovery Communications)
-Newspapers (GateHouse Media, Newsday, New York Times, New York Daily News)
-Publishing (HarperCollins, Hachette Filipacchi Media, The McGraw-Hill Companies)
Research and analyst partners for DAM NY 2010 were Aberdeen Group, Forrester, Frost & Sullivan, GISTICS, IDEAlliance, InfoTrends, Real Story Group and The Journal of Digital Asset Management. Media partners were Business Wire and CMS Wire.
Sponsors and exhibitors of DAM NY 2010 included platinum sponsor Open Text Digital Media Group, and Autonomy Virage, Canto, celum, CHALEX Corp., Earley & Associates, Inc., EMC Corporation, Fatwire Software, Flatirons Solutions, iBrams, IO Integration, Inc., ITC Infotech, MediaBeacon, Inc., NetXposure, Inc., North Plains Systems, Inc., piXlogic, SCC, Talent Etc. Rights Management, Tera Digital Publishing and Xinet; all of whom showcased their latest technology and solutions for DAM.
For information on upcoming Henry Stewart DAM 2010 conferences in London (June 30), Chicago (September 22) and Los Angeles (November 15-16), visit the Henry Stewart Events website,http://www.hsconferences.com/dam.aspx
About Henry Stewart Events
Henry Stewart Events is recognized as the original producer of dedicated, cross industry Digital Asset Management (DAM) conferences worldwide. Attended by hundreds of delegates and sponsors, Henry Stewart DAM events are the premier events for experienced DAM managers and those new to the implementation of DAM. Suppliers of systems and services, industry analysts, consultants, end users and experts in DAM attend the events for information on current happenings and future trends in the industry, newsworthy briefings and access to leading industry experts. For more information visit Henry Stewart on the web atwww.damusers.com.