NAB Show New York Opening Keynote

Wed. October 17| 10:30 AM - 11:15 AM | Location: Stage 1

Our sponsor, AthenasOwl Co-Founders Vivek Khemani and Ritesh Patel , will provide introductory remarks to our keynotes.

Opening Remarks by NAB President and CEO Gordon H. Smith

The 2018 NAB Show New York will open with a welcome from National Association of Broadcasters President and CEO Gordon H. Smith. While consumers' ways of accessing content continues to evolve in a digital media landscape, Smith highlights how local radio and TV broadcasters' reliability as the most trusted source of information and dedication to innovating to better serve their communities remain constant.

Opening Keynote - Fireside Chat with Robert De Niro and Dade Hayes

Actor, producer and director Robert De Niro will headline the Show Opening. In a Q&A with "Deadline Hollywood" Contributing Editor Dade Hayes, De Niro will discuss the future of film and entertainment, drawing on his four-decades in the entertainment business.

Program: Core Keynote Sessions

Registration Package: Core Package

Welcoming Remarks

Smith, Gordon H.
Gordon H. Smith
President and CEO
National Association of Broadcasters

Keynote Speaker

De Niro, Robert
Robert De Niro
Actor, Producer and Director


Hayes, Dade
Dade Hayes
Contributing Editor
Deadline Hollywood


Khemani, Vivek
Vivek Khemani
Patel, Ritesh
Ritesh Patel