28-30 NOVEMBER 2023

The world’s leading development market and conference.

Connect with key Formats & Factual and Drama execs at Content London

Speed Networking is back for Content London 2023! A number of key speakers and industry executives will take part in this year’s enhanced speed-networking programme.

The series of curated 10-minute meetings will be hosted by commissioners, buyers, distributors, investors and creatives.

The sessions will take place throughout the extended lunch breaks (1.15pm-2.15pm) in the Battlebridge Room at Kings Place.

Please review the list of execs available for meetings across Formats & Factual and Drama. Then, to request a meeting, click their ‘request a meeting’ button and complete the form.

The Programming team will be in touch by November 17th to let you know if your request has been approved.

You need to be available during the block of time available, your specific meeting time will be allocated within this time block.

We are unable to arrange meetings at specific times.
Please keep your schedule free until notification is received.

Formats and Factual
Shelby Shaftel
SVP, alternative programming and development
NBCUniversal
Genre: Unscripted Formats
Specialism: Big, shiny-floor performance shows, comedy-unscripted hybrids, physical competition, game shows, non-traditional formats
Robin Hilton
Specialism: Television business affairs and legal matters Intellectual property/copyright Contracts
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Formats and Factual
Michael O’Connor
VP, Production and Creative
Availability: Tuesday 28th November, Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Tommy Murphy
Screenwriter/AWG Creator
Australian Writers’ Guild
Genre: Drama
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Sam Meikle
Screenwriter/AWG creator
Australian Writers’ Guild
Genre: Drama
Specialism: Television drama
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Michele Zatta
Commissioning editor, international co-productions
Rai Fiction
Genre: Drama Series
Specialism: Fiction, TV series
Availability: Thursday 30th November
Formats and Factual
Lefteris S. Eleftheriou
Film commissioner of Cyprus
Invest Cyprus
Location: TV Series, Features, Documentaries, Reality
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Judi McCrossin
Screenwriter/AWG creator
Australian Writers’ Guild
Genre: Comedy/Drama
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Suzie Miller
Screenwriter and playwright
Australian Writers’ Guild
Location: Australia
Genre: Drama
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Drama
Kodie Bedford
Screenwriter
Australian Writers’ Guild
Location: Sydney/London
Genre: Drama
Specialism: Crime Drama, Genre Comedy
Availability: Wednesday 29th November
Formats and Factual
Toby Dormer
Executive vice president, unscripted
Blink49
Genre: Unscripted / Factual
Availability: Tuesday 28th November
Drama
Stephen L. Hodge
CEO
OTTera
Genre: All
Specialism: Ott applications and fast channel solutions
Availability: Thursday 30th November
Sened Dhab
VP, young adult scripted
France Télévisions
Location: France
Genre: All
Availability: Tuesday 28th November
Formats and Factual
Sophie Ferron
Founder and CEO
Media Ranch
Genre: Unscripted in general
Specialism: Unscripted formats
Availability: Thursday 30th November
Julien Degroote
EVP, content development and international
TF1 Group
Availability: Wednesday 29th November