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WICT Europe: Beyond 2020: Global Youth – Voices & Perspectives
October 14, 2020 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm CEST
WICT Europe is delighted to share the latest in CTAM’s series of industry webinars. This week, Christian Kurz, Senior Vice President of Global Consumer Insights at ViacomCBS shares the results of an in-depth study on youth perspectives on the future.
From the Covid-19 crisis to protests against racism and social injustice worldwide, global events of 2020 have undoubtedly brought a huge amount of disruption and uncertainty to all of us.
As we adapt to the period of rapid adjustment and wait for a “new normal” to emerge, the future – including our lifestyles and livelihoods – remains uncertain. With this uncertainty and disruption in mind, “Beyond 2020: Global Youth – Voices and Future” a new global study from ViacomCBS, explores youth perspectives on the future, looking into the lasting impacts of recent events on their attitudes, expectations and future plans. This webinar will explore the hopes, expectations and priorities of 16-24 year olds from 15 countries around the world, specifically regarding social issues, mental health, politics, travel and relationships and give insight on what this means for our industry moving forward.
Christian Kurz – Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Insights for ViacomCBS
Christian Kurz is Senior Vice President, Global Consumer Insights for ViacomCBS. Mr. Kurz is responsible for oversight of corporate and consumer research and insights for ViacomCBS globally, which includes thought leadership and consumer behavior studies as well as product, content and brand driven research projects across the international portfolio of brands, including Nickelodeon, MTV, Comedy Central, Paramount Network, BET, VidCon, Awesomeness and Pluto TV. Based in New York, Mr. Kurz holds more than 15 years of experience in research in the media industry, currently serves on the board of egta, the European trade association for marketers of advertising solutions across screens, and before joining VIMN in January 2011 held positions at Discovery Networks, Disney ABC Television Group and Warner Bros.
WICT Europe is an organisation dedicated to celebrating and advancing diversity, inclusion and equality in the workplace. We recognize our industry’s great female leaders and work to develop talent within our industry via networking, development programs and recognition.
We envision an engaged & thriving membership at the European level that is recognized in the industry. We believe that as a result of our work and efforts women in our industry will collaborate and connect with each other and create links with other WICT chapters globally. Learn about the benefits of joining, or email us: contact@wicteurope.