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Aspen Panel Sneak Peek: Streaming Video: Meet the Pirates


Join us in Aspen August 19 – 21.

The media market is changing rapidly. In this panel, TPI scholars present trends in video streaming based on a dataset of over a trillion observations of household online behavior. This research examines who streams what and the growth in so-called “virtual” cable systems. It also examines piracy, exploring not just who watches pirated video, but also the extent to which pirated video replaces legitimate video.

Sarah Oh, Research Fellow, Technology Policy Institute
Scott Wallsten, Senior Fellow and President, Technology Policy Institute

Michael Smith, Professor of Information Technology and Marketing, Carnegie Mellon University’s H. John Heinz III College

Register Today to to discuss this and other important issues in tech policy at TPI’s Aspen Forum.

The debate starts at #TPIAspen18. Be part of it.

For Additional Information:
Jane Creel, 202-828-4405,

Press Contact for Complimentary Registration:
Chris McGurn, 202-828-4405,

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