and Agenda

  • Timings : 10.00 AM to 10.40 AM

    Session 1: What’s In The Genre
    Decoding dominant genres - thrillers, people-next-door, and small-town tales - of OTT; what's making them work on streaming sites?

    Panelists - Tanya Bami (Head of Series, Netflix), Gulshan Devaiah, Radhika Madan, Ashwini Iyer Tiwari, Gauhar Khan, Rasika Duggal

    Moderator – Mayank Shekhar

  • 10.40 AM TO 10.50 AM – BREAK

  • Timings : 10.50 AM to 11.30 AM

    Session 2: The Art of Reinvention in the times of OTT
    OTT has given a new lease of life to a number of talented actors who fell out of favour with big screen filmmakers.

    Panelists - Nikhil Madhok (Head of Hindi Originals-Amazon), Dia Mirza, Aditi Rao Hydari, Barun Sobti, Karishma Tanna

    Moderator – Shilpa Rathnam

  • 11.30 AM TO 11.40 AM – BREAK

  • Timings : 11.40 AM to 12.20 PM

    Session 3: Master Class - Long Form Storytelling: The Good and The Bad’
    Masterclass with Sultan and Tiger Zinda Hai maker, Ali Abbas Zafar on the difference between working in long form (OTT) and short form (movies)

    Moderator – RJ Prerna

  • 12.20 PM to 12.30 PM – BREAK

  • Timings : 12.30 PM to 1.10 PM

    Session 4: Language no barrier on OTT: Fact or fiction?
    Are regional films/contents getting enough representation on OTT platforms, despite quality work; or the Hindi language is still dominating?

    Panelists - Adivi Sesh, Nikita Dutta, Mugdha Godse, Priya Banerjee

    Moderator – Bhawana Somaaya

  • 1.10 PM to 1.20 PM – Break

  • Timings : 1.20 PM to 2.00 PM

    Session 5: Judging the success on OTT: a robust metric system needed?
    The metrics system. In films, you have the box office as a barometer of success but how do you quantify success on OTT. Is there a need for a robust metrics system for OTT or do platforms need to be more transparent?

    Panelists - Adarsh Gourav, Shriya Saran, Shweta Tripathi, Fatima Sana Shaikh, Mouni Roy,

    Moderator – Swati Chopra

  • LUNCH BREAK – 2.00 PM to 3.00 PM

  • Timings : 3.00 PM to 3.40 PM

    Session 6: Masterclass 2: ‘Cast-Away: Roping in Perfection’
    Masterclass with Nitesh Tiwari [Director of Dangal, Chhichhore & Bawaal] on casting perfectly and how it can play a critical role in a content's success or failure

    Moderator – Archana L. Pania

  • Timings : 3.50 PM to 4.30 PM

    Session 7: 'Karan Johar @ 25: an extraordinary journey'
    A special conversation with Karan Johar on various platforms, and movie business in the times of social media and OTT, as he completes 25 years as a filmmaker

    Moderator – Rohit Khilnani

  • 4.30 PM to 4.50 PM – Break

  • Timings : 4.50 PM to 5.30 PM

    Session 8: Master Class - The Hit Machine: What’s the Secret Sauce?
    A Masterclass with Raj and DK about how to create a hit show, with all the mantras and ingredients.

    Moderator – Raja Sen

  • TEA BREAK - 5.30 PM to 5.50 PM

  • Timings : 5.50 PM to 6.40 PM

    Session 9: The Jubilee Chat
    Talking to makers and actors of the much-loved OTT show, Jubilee on creating a hit show, a magnum opus

    Panelists - Aparna Purohit (Head - Originals, Amazon), Aparshakti Khurana, Vikramaditya Motwane, Wamiqa Gabi, Siddhant Gupta

    Moderator – Bharathi S. Pradhan

  • 6.40 PM to 6.50 PM – Break

  • Timings : 6:50 PM to 7:30 PM

    Session 10: Rising Stars: The OTT Way
    Rising stars of OTT wherein the upcoming faces of the streaming world will come together and discuss their journeys.

    Panelists - Bhuvan Bam, Riddhi Dogra, Shantanu Maheshwari, Prajakta Koli, Manjot Singh, Amol Parashar

    Moderator – Sneha Menon Desai

  • 7.30 PM to 7:40 PM – Break

  • Timings : 7:40 PM to 8:20 PM

    Session 11: Decoding OTT world: journey and destination
    Decoding OTT world: a young group of faces of India's streaming world talk about what's happening in the OTT world and how it's changing the entertainment landscape etc.

    Panelists - Kritika Kamra, Sumeet Vyas, Manavi Ghagroo, Sayani Gupta, Prateik Babbar, Sunny Hinduja

    Moderator – Hrishikesh Kannan

  • Musical performance by Sukriti Kakkar and Prakriti Kakkar

  • DAY 1 ENDS

  • Timings : 10 AM to 10.40 AM

    Session 1 : The Big ‘C’ word! Censoring, or self-control! What’s the need of the hour?
    Censoring OTT ! With an absence of any censoring on OTT, are certain shows and makers going overboard with content, especially violence, skin show, themes, etc.? What's the way out? Self-censorship could be the answer to it all.

    Panelists - Sanya Malhotra, Richa Chaddha, Abhishek Banerjee, Sanjay Gupta

    Moderator – Mayank Shekhar

  • 10.40 AM to 10.50 AM - Break

  • Timings : 10.50 AM to 11.30 AM

    Session 2: The Big ‘B’ effect! Bollywood and OTT: natural allies, or relationship of convenience?
    Bollywood and OTT world: are they natural allies or is Bollywood taking over the streaming world with its star power and glamour, especially in a country where big stars have always sold well?

    Panelists - Tamannah Bhatia, Vijay Varma, Jaideep Ahlawat, Chitrangada Singh, Milan Luthria, Sobhita Dhulipala

    Moderator – Rajeev Masand

  • 11.30 AM to 11.40 AM – Break

  • Timings : 11.40 AM to 12.20 PM

    Session 3: Rocket Boys chat
    A special chat with makers and actors of the hit show, Rocket Boys, as they discuss how they went about making a hit show about such important people/events of India.

    Panelists - Nikhil Advani, Jim Sarbh, Saba Azad, Abhay Pannu

    Moderator – Bharathi S. Pradhan

  • 12.20 PM to 12.30 PM - Break

  • Timings : 12.30 PM to 1.15 PM

    Session 4: ‘Masters at Work’ chat
    A deep, engaging conversation with Top actors who are ruling the roost in the world of OTT and films.

    Artistes - Mukesh Chhabra, Tillotama Shome

    Moderator – RJ Prerna Nahata

  • 1.15 PM to 1.25 PM – Break

  • Session 5: Bringing The Archies to India - featuring Netflix, Tiger Baby, and The Archies! (Grand Finale)

    Celebs – Ruchikaa Kapoor (Director, Netflix Originals), Zoya Akhtar, Reema Kagti, Suhana Khan, Agastya Nanda, Khushi Kapoor, Mihir Ahuja, Vedang Raina, Aditi "Dot" Saigal, Yuvraj Menda

    Host – Rohit Khilnani

  • Timings : 7 PM to 11 PM

    Pink carpet and Awards ceremony of Bollywood Hungama India Entertainment Awards 2023.

  • DAY 2 ENDS