World’s Top Media Leaders, Brands and Enterprises Join Lineup for JW INSIGHTS 2017

Press Release 2 min read | May 15, 2017 | newbreed


NEW YORK – MAY 11, 2017– JW Player, the world’s most popular video player and leading digital and mobile video solutions company, today announced the lineup of publishers and brands participating in JW INSIGHTS, the company’s fourth annual conference being held in New York City on May 18, 2017.

The focus of this year’s JW INSIGHTS is data-driven growth. More than 400 hundred people are expected to attend the free event to hear industry leaders discuss trends and best practices for using data and automation for video to drive larger, more engaged audiences and more effective monetization.

“More than a decade ago, we pioneered video on the web and today we remain in a unique position to facilitate conversations on how innovators are using video today,” said Chris Mahl, JW Player President. “JW Insights is a great forum to discuss best practices around online and mobile video trends, and what the future of video holds for companies across all industries.”

For the fourth consecutive year, JW INSIGHTS brings together prominent thought-leaders and influencers in online and mobile video for NYC’s premier video technology event. Registration is now open and attendance is free.

To register to attend JW INSIGHTS 2017 for free, either in-person or via livestream with JW Player technology, please visit:

Highlights include:

Presentations by JW Player Engineers

Opportunities to meet with JW Player Engineers, Data Scientists and Product Experts in the Developer Lounge

Publishers Talk: Driving Video Business in the Real World

Optimizing Your Video Destination

Recommendations, Sponsored Content & Pinning

Integrating Live Streaming Into Your Workflow

Diving into Video Advertising

It’s All About Speed

Analytics for Actionable Insight

The educational and networking event is comprised of larger panel discussions and breakout sessions where attendees will learn about how digital video is impacting brands, advertisers, developers and consumers. Panels include “Publishers Talk: Driving Video Business in the Real World” and “What Does Demand Think? Data, Monetization, and Viewership Trends Across the Video Landscape.”

About JW Player

JW Player is the New York-based startup that pioneered video on the web and is now innovating for the future. Started in 2008 as the world’s first open source video player, today the company’s customers span the globe across 193 countries and range from Fortune 500 companies to individual bloggers. The company’s flagship product, JW Player, is live on more than 2 million sites across all devices — OTT, phones, tablets, and desktops. In addition to the player, the company’s services include video hosting and streaming, advertising, and analytics. For more information, see

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