The NATPE Budapest 2016 Market & Content Summit will set a new standard for access to the world’s top television creators and executives with this unique series of learning sessions. Covering topics ranging from mounting global co-productions to developing successful formats to building international digital platforms, these intimate and highly interactive classroom-style workshops will provide attendees with invaluable and practical takeaway knowledge for their future success. Due to anticipated demand for seating - and to ensure the highest-quality experience for all participants - each NATPE Budapest workshop will require advanced sign-up, available only to registered attendees.    

We kick off our NATPE Budapest 2016 conference agenda on Monday afternoon with curated panels designed to give the NATPE Budapest attendee the clearest inside look at the state of the industry in the CEE region. Showcasing local producers, we will cover topics which speak to a wide range of interests.  Our speakers and presenters will not only illuminate what’s hot today, but also look ahead to the emerging and future trends in television across the CEE and beyond.

Showrunner Breakfast Series
Each morning at NATPE Budapest, we will present special “Chat With” sessions, in which our moderators will be joined by the television industries most dynamic creatives. Our audience is invited to join us for a continental breakfast and enlightening discussion with those that have left an indelible mark on our industry with their vision, passion and buzzworthy programs. These sessions are always a NATPE favorite as they provide a true inside look at what it takes to create compelling content and successful television programs, and gives unique access to those that create it.

Case Study Lunch Session
After we begin each day hearing from top global showrunners, we will keep the high energy locally focused with special lunchtime sessions spotlighting the producers, studios, production companies, and talent that have made an impact in the CEE. From scripted programming series to the latest in unscripted formats, every aspect of creating content for this part of the world will be explored. Participants will gain a full understanding of the challenges met and successes found in development, production and distribution in this region. Featuring those highly respected working in the business today, these will be “must attend” mid-day events for anyone seeking to make an impact in television across the CEE.