TRADERTALK TV

  • Bob Walczak Discusses BidSwitch, And How It Connects Programmatic Supply And Demand

    As programmatic buying and selling explodes in growth, some pain points are beginning to emerge in the eco-system around managing integrations and connecting a growing number of disparate supply and demand sources.

    In this week’s TraderTalkTV episode Bob Walczak, GM of BidSwitch at IPONWEB, discusses the distinct problems BidSwitch addresses – particularly the integrations which can often be a huge cost for buyers and sellers.

    BidSwitch does not operate an auction, and [...]

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  • Mikko Kotila Discuss the Ad Fraud Ecosystem & What the Industry Can Do to Address the Problem

    In this week’s TraderTalkTV, Mikko Kotila – author of the recent WFA report on best practices for brands buying in programmatic – discusses in detail how ad fraud works in the digital ad ecosystem.

    In a lengthy episode, Kotila covers a number of key areas:

    – How fraudsters can set up sites in a matter of minutes, generating fake traffic through bots – How easy it is for bots to infect user machines through the ad ecosystem – The type of bots fraudsters [...]

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  • Adform's Andreas Dooley Gives a Deep Dive on Programmatic Branding – and Why It's Real

    In this edition of TraderTalk TV, Andreas Dooley, Adform, commercial director, discusses contemporary brand advertising techniques using programmatic technologies.

    This involves programmatic technologies to escort a customer through a purchase-cycle including: raising brand awareness with high-impact ad formats; prospecting using ‘lookalike’ techniques in a contextually-relevant environment; through to retargeting, and finally achieving conversion.

    Dooley also argues that many advertising groups are missing out on using programmatic media buying technologies to build effective brands campaigns due to issues with the supply-side of the [...]

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  • The Disparity Between Desktop & Mobile DMPs

    In this edition of TraderTalk TV, Gavin Sitrrat, StrikeAd, COO, explains how the emergence of data management platform (DMPs) is adds to the complexity of using cookies to address audiences on mobile devices.

    Over the last 12-24 months DMPs have become a very important piece of technology. Although, there is a misconception that DMPs are a catch-all solution for the capture and management of data to execute ad campaigns across all channels, but the reality is a lot different.

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  • ‪TraderTalkTV: Managing Walled Gardens In Programmatic‬

    Wayne Blodwell, iProspect, head of programmatic, talks to Ciaran O’Kane, ExchangeWire, CEO, on the rise of walled gardens, and the potential threat they pose to the agency landscape.

    The digital advertising landscape has seen the rise of ‘walled gardens’ rich with first-party data, but still fundamentally closed advertising eco-systems.

    This trend is far from abating, with Facebook widely expected to launch a DSP, loaded with social data this quarter, adding to a host of data-driven bidders from retailers such as Amazon [...]

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  • Progressing the ATD Model – What Does the Future Hold?

    How are agencies developing their trading models in an era whenever many in the industry assert that Facebook, Google, et al. have declared war on their earlier business models, and increasing numbers of client-side marketers are contemplating taking their programmatic media-buying in-house? In this video Marco Bertozzi, Vivaki, president, Audience On Demand, client services, EMEA, North America, and Brian Lesser, Xaxis, CEO, share insights on the approaches taken by their respective holding companies – Publicis Groupe and WPP – explaining how media [...]

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  • Breakdown Of A DMP And What It Means For Advertisers

    This edition of TraderTalkTV comes from Paris. We talk to Mathieu Roche, Managing Director, France & UK Weborama, about how the company’s clients are using Data Management Platforms and the value of this tech in the management and execution of their first party data.

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  • How Publishers Can Execute Sell-Side Optimisation Strategies

    TraderTalkTV comes from Paris this week. We speak to Adomik’s Jean-Francois Bernard about the company’s sell-side solution that helps publishers manage different inventory types via programmatic. Adomik is looking to build optmisation tools for publishers, enabling them increase yield from programmatic sales – and have built API integrations with the likes of AppNexus with more to follow in 2015.

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  • #TraderTalkTV: End-of-Year Review Part 2, Looking Forward to 2015

    In the second part of our TraderTalkTV special, we invite Caspar Schlickum, Zuzanna Gierlinska and Gareth Davies to roll out their predictions for 2015.

    We look at a number of subjects during this discussion. Some of the key take-aways include:

    – Closed ecosystems and who is best placed to execute on this? – Is a ‘data war’ inevitable, as Boris Mouzykantskii alluded to in his keynote at ATS London? – Agencies are heading into enterprise marketing; how will they build their proposition around this? – [...]

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  • #TraderTalkTV: End-of-Year Review Part 1, a Reflection on 2014

    What happened in 2014? Well, a lot.

    Mass consolidation in ad tech. The rise of Facebook in ad tech. In-housing. Agency trading desk strategy. Fraud. Viewability. The move to compete with Google in ad tech – and the rationale behind the big investments of 2014.

    That event that posed the biggest question of the year: why would anyone invest £25 million in an Israeli ad network?

    We discussed it all in our end-of-year TraderTalkTV episode.

    In this special round table discussion (filmed in front [...]

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