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Kaltura Connect features inspiring keynote presentations, and multiple breakout tracks, for educators, cloud TV providers, enterprises, and developers.

Schedule is subject to change

PRE-CONFERENCE: Tuesday, Jan 21
9:00am-7:30pmRegistration Open
10:00am-10:15amWelcome

User/Admin Training

User/Admin Training Welcome

10:00am – 10:15am

Meet the Kaltura Learning Team! Find out more about Kaltura Training Services, the Kaltura Learning Site, and other resources you will be able to leverage long after you go home.

Developer Training

Developers Welcome

10:00am – 10:15am

Meet the Kaltura VPaaS team, and get oriented on where you can find all the information you’ll want on APIs, SDKs, code recipes, and more.

10:15am-11:15amMorning Session #1

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Management Console: Basic Level

10:15am-11:15am

Get to know the Kaltura Management Console (KMC). Learn some best practices for managing your content, customizing your own player, and getting the most from your analytics.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Management Console: Advanced Level

10:15am-11:15am

Dive into some more advanced topics to optimize for your organization’s needs.

Developer Training

Basic API Training

10:15am-11:15am

Learn how to use and access the Kaltura APIs.

11:15am-12:45pmMorning Session #2

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Application Framework for Learning Management Systems

11:15am-12:45pm

Learn how to leverage the Kaltura Application Framework (KAF), Kaltura’s LMS integrations, for all your institution’s use cases. See how to make sure your LMS seamlessly integrates video in ways that support your learners and increase engagement.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura MediaSpace

11:15-12:45

Discover how to set up and design a public-facing Kaltura MediaSpace (KMS) site. Learn about the different repositories and how to set your user management by using entitlements and groups.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura MediaSpace for Ninjas

11:15am-12:45pm

Learn advanced-level MediaSpace skills.

Developer Training

Industry Use Cases and Practical Applications

11:15am-12:45pm

Discover how others are using Kaltura media services with a look at several success stories. Learn some best practices for how to succeed at your own projects. Then practice related code exercises to improve your skills.

12:45pm-1:30pmNetworking Lunch
1:30pm-2:30pmAfternoon session #1

User/Admin Training

MediaSpace Mobile App (KMSGo)

1:30pm-2:30pm

Learn how to create podcasts using MediaSpace Go. Then, see how your users can find and enjoy their new experience.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Lecture Capture

1:30pm-2:30pm

Get an overview of Kaltura Lecture Capture. Learn best practices and find out which settings work best for your institution’s needs.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Webcasting

1:30pm-2:30pm

Learn all key factors to ensure the success of your live broadcast event with effortless engagement, streamlined workflows, and reliable delivery. Figure out the right settings for your institution’s needs and get a thorough understanding of the different webcasting roles. Get the best practices to ensure a flawless real time experience.

Developer Training

More Industry Use Cases and Practical Applications

1:30pm-2:30pm

Discover how others are using Kaltura media services with a look at several success stories. Learn some best practices for how to succeed at your own projects. Then practice related code exercises to improve your skills.

2:30pm-4:15pmAfternoon Session #2

User/Admin Training

Interactive Videos Are The Best: Interactive Video Paths & Video Quizzes

2:30pm-4:15pm

Find out how to create amazing interactive experiences for your users. For Interactive Video Paths, we’ll walk you through project creation, share some best practices, and inspire you with some great examples customers have created. For video quizzes, explore both the quiz creation and quiz taking experiences, and learn how to view and use the resulting analytics.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Pitch, Kaltura REACH, and Kaltura Video Editing Tools

2:30pm-4:15pm

Three great tools, one class! Learn how to create video messages using Pitch. Then discover how to order and manage your captions in Kaltura REACH. Finally, we’ll dive into some editing, including how to make clips and add hotspots to your existing videos.

User/Admin Training

Kaltura Personal Capture

2:30pm-4:15pm

Want to create your own videos? Learn how to use Kaltura Capture to capture videos, presentations, and screenshots. Then walk through how to use the Timeline and other editing features to polish your resulting video. We’ll include some best practices as well as which settings are right for your organization.

Developer Training

Videofy Your Tech Stack

2:30pm-4:15pm

In this hands-on coding exercise, learn how to add video to your workflows.

4:15pm-4:30pmTraining Summary
5:30pm-7:30pmKaltura Connect Welcome Reception at Exhibitor Showcase

Note: Signups for specific training sessions will be available starting in September.

Wednesday, Jan 22
6:30am-7:30amConnect in Action: Various Wellness Activities
8:00am-6:00pmRegistration Open
8:00am-8:45amNetworking Breakfast
9:00am-10:30amKaltura Connect Opening General Session
10:30am-11:15amMorning Break with Exhibitors
11:15am-12:30pmKaltura Connect General Session and Keynote
12:30pm-1:30pmNetworking Lunch
1:30pm-2:30pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Media and Telecom

Building a Sustainable AVOD Model for Streaming

Learning Experiences

Kaltura Vision and Roadmap for Video Learning

2:30pm-3:00pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Media and Telecom

How Technology is Changing Storytelling: The Impact of Streaming on Content Formats

Marketing, Sales & Customer Experience

Kaltura Vision and Roadmap for Marketing, Sales, and Customer Experiences (Part I)

3:00pm-3:30pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Media and Telecom

Winners and Losers: How Will Different Business Models Play Out?

Marketing, Sales & Customer Experience

Kaltura Vision and Roadmap for Marketing, Sales, and Customer Experiences (Part II)

3:30pm-4:15pmAfternoon Break with Exhibitors
4:15pm-4:45pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Communication and Collaboration

Kaltura Vision and Roadmap for Video Communication and Collaboration (Part I)

4:45pm-5:15pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Communication and Collaboration

Kaltura Vision and Roadmap for Video Communication and Collaboration (Part II)

5:15pm-6:00pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Media and Telecom

Building a TV Data Lake Infrastructure

8:00pm-11:00pmMardi Gras Style Dinner and Party
Thursday, Jan 23
6:30am-7:30amConnect in Action: Various Wellness Activities
8:00am-12:00pmRegistration Open
8:00am-8:45amNetworking Breakfast
9:00am-10:30amKaltura Connect General Session and Keynote
10:30am-11:15amMorning Break with Exhibitors
11:15am-12:30pmKaltura Connect Breakouts
12:30pm-1:30pmNetworking Lunch
1:30pm-2:15pmKaltura Connect Breakouts
2:15pm-3:00pmKaltura Connect Breakouts

Media and Telecom

2030, Here We Come!

3:00pm-3:30pmKaltura Connect Breakouts
3:45pm-4:30pmKaltura Connect General Session and Keynote
4:30pm-5:30pmKaltura Connect Closing Keynote
BREAKOUT TRACKS

Learning Experiences

Learning happens best when content is engaging, interactive, accessible, and personal. From primary school into higher education and out into learning in the workplace, today’s learners increasingly turn to video first. Hear from peers from educational institutions and enterprise learning teams about how they’re tackling today’s challenges. Explore the latest trends in learning and look at the role of video in creating experience-rich learning environments in which video content, technology, and analytics are the key drivers in the design of personal learning experiences.

Sample sessions:

  • Interactive, Personal, and Extended: The Latest Trends in Video for Learning
  • Learning Around the Clock: Learning at Home and On the Go
  • Design a Video Learning Strategy: From Roll-Out to Full Adoption
  • Video Accessibility Mindset: Making Education More Accessible
  • Micro-Learning: Building a Just-in-Time Learning Infrastructure
  • Data & Analytics: Using Predictive Analytics to Guide Learning Paths

Communication and Collaboration

As the Digital Transformation changes the workplace, we’ve gone from a physical, local, 9-to-5 office to a virtual, global, 24/7 experience. Video helps connect people in a way that’s still personal and effective. But today’s communications channels are converging. We used to use different tools for live and on-demand, 1-to-1 chats and full broadcasts, intranet/extranet/internet communications. Now, employees increasingly expect tools that will span across use cases, from executive or administration communications, to team organization, to collaborating with colleagues. Find out how to navigate the shifting video tech landscape. Leverage video to connect global teams and establish authentic leadership. See how other organizations like yours are driving effective organizational collaboration at scale. It’s time to build a video communication strategy.

Sample sessions:

  • Planning a Video Communications Strategy for the Modern Enterprise
  • Establishing Authentic Leadership with Video
  • Get on Board: How to Increase Adoption at Your Organization
  • Video Messaging is the Future
  • How I Stopped Worrying and Learned to Love UGC

Marketing, Sales & Customer Experience

As the battle for attention and loyalty increases, you need to continually push the envelope. Learn how to deliver customer experiences that stand out: attract, engage, and convert your audience. Create marketing videos that invite prospective customers to interact and engage. See how video can accelerate the sales funnel. Create a customer experience that will delight from first touch and continue throughout the journey, to build lasting relationships. Learn from organizations in every industry—manufacturing, media, technology, education, government, and more—and see how to take your video outreach to a new level.

Sample sessions:

  • Key Trends in Video for the Customer Experience
  • Building Immersive Video Experiences
  • Your Guide to Video Storytelling
  • How to Bring Interactivity to Customer Education
  • Accelerating the Sales Pipeline
  • The Future of Retail and e-Commerce
  • Great Content – Let’s Monetize It

Media and Telecom

In the midst of the streaming war, the highly dynamic TV and video landscape is being rocked by new mergers and acquisitions, changing the media and telecom industry. But one thing is clear: streaming is cementing its place as the new TV. Streaming brings along disruptive market offerings serving the rapidly changing consumer demands. Find out how TV and video service providers are adopting smarter data strategies and scalable cloud technologies. Industry leaders will discuss ways to leverage the opportunities of today’s market. Join us to learn how to establish sustainable services and stay ahead of the competition in a market that’s on the move.

Sample Sessions:

  • TV or not TV?!
  • Building a Sustainable AVOD Model for Streaming
  • How Technology is Changing Storytelling: The Impact of Streaming on Content Formats
  • Winners and Losers: How Will Different Business Models Play Out?
  • When AI and ML Meet Streaming Video
  • The Synergy Effect of AI, ML, and UX
  • AI-Powered Customer Journeys
  • Building a TV Data Lake Infrastructure
  • Why OTT Video, Your Audiences, & the Cloud Belong Together
  • The Quest for Eyeballs: Audience Acquisition in a Competitive Market
  • 10 OTT Services Per Home – Consumer Behavior in a Streaming World
  • 2030, Here We Come!

Building Video Experiences

Ready to build your own video experiences? Does your product need rich media workflows?

With Kaltura Video Platform as a Service, developers are using Media Services and Video SDKs to integrate rich media capabilities as native features of their products. Learn from other product managers and developers how to handle video at any scale (no matter if you’re just starting your business or already reaching millions of active users), including ingestion, transcoding, metadata, playback, distribution, analytics, accessibility, security, search, interactivity, and more. Trade recipes, and get a deeper understanding of the Kaltura Media Services and Video SDKs. Learn best practices on building, testing and deploying cross platform video apps and find inspiration in the success stories of other tech companies using video natively in their products, including EdTech, Learning Experience Platforms, Content as a Service Publishers, Customer Experience Platforms, HR and Recruiting Tech, Digital Workplace, Healthcare, Open Government, IoT and more.